Senegal vs Colombia live World Cup score and goal updates – Daily News
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Senegal vs Colombia live World Cup score and goal updates – Daily News

October 7, 2019


  Colombia sparkled in their last game vs Poland, but face a dangerous Senegal side knowing only a win will take them through   Their task to advance at this World Cup was nearly made a great deal more difficult when the referee awarded Senegal a penalty for Davinson Sanchez’s challenge on Sadio Mane  VAR was used to reverse the decision with a nudge on the ball taken by the Tottenham man before taking out the Liverpool star  James Rodriguez has hobbled off with an injury, he looks devastated – a huge blow for Los Cafeteros  We’ll keep you updated with all the action from the Samara Arena, as well as the state of play in Japan vs Poland STARTING LINE-UPS   Colombia XI: Ospina, Arias, Yerry Mina, Sánchez, Mojica; Carlos Sánchez, Uribe; Cuadrado, James (Muriel, 31′), Quintero; Falcao   Senegal XI: K Ndiaye; Sabaly, Koulibaly, Sané, Gassama; Gueye, Kouyaté; Sarr, Mané, Niang; Keita Baldé Key EventsSenegal penalty overturned!15:17Team news13:5316:2160 minsminute by minute Poland have scored in the other game, meaning that, as things stand, a draw sends both these sides through! The crowd roar as the news filters through 16:2058 minsminute by minute Arias concedes a free-kick just behind the halfway line, but the ball that’s lumped in is cleared out well Colombia still struggling to get a foothold in the game.16:1556 minsminute by minute Sarr shows incredible pace to race past Davinson Sanchez and fizz a low ball into the box, but a defender’s heel just about clips it clear of Mane, who was lurking on the penalty spot!16:1455 minsminute by minute Mojica whips in a superb cross towards Falcao at the back post, but’s headed away! Fantastic clearance there!16:1453 minsminute by minute Sarr skips past Carlos Sanchez, and the Colombian clips him, sending the winger tumbling to the floor, but the referee waves play on as Falcao switches the play well to Cuadrado on the right, but it comes to nothing as he’s crowded out 16:1151 minsminute by minute Niang picks up the first yellow card for Senegal after a poor challenge 16:1050 minsminute by minute Muriel sees some space down the left and charges forward with the ball, but he runs into Gassama, who stands his ground well 16:0849 minsminute by minute Colombia still can’t play it out from the back under pressure from Senegal, who aren’t giving them an inch 16:07Colombia simply have to win Back up here. She’ll be wanting something to really smile about 16:0647 minsminute by minute A good-looking ball over the top for Cuadrado on the right is just too heavy for the winger, who can only chase it out of play 16:0446 minsminute by minute And Colombia gets the second half underway as they look to save their World Cup!15:57Senegal to push home advantage? It’s been all Senegal really and Colombia have just about held on  Denied a penalty after VAR saw Sanchez get a slither of the ball before taking out Mane, Senegal have been the better side  You can back Senegal to win with Betfair at 16/5 here.15:57 Colombia need to step their game up in the second half, because as things stand, they are exiting the tournament Japan and Poland are also locked at 0-0, meaning the South Americans need a win to qualify for the knockout stages This result favours Senegal, but they look the more likely to score and win this game, rather than settling for the draw, although it remains to be seen if they can mantain their incredible work-rate throughout the second period 15:52 It’s 0-0 at the end of the first half here, and Colombia have underperformed so far Their star man Rodriguez had to be replaced after just half an hour by Muriel, and Senegal’s relentless pressure and work-rate has given their opponents no time to work with, while creating chances for themselves They were almost awarded a penalty for a last-ditch challenge by Davinson Sanchez on Mane in the box, but VAR showed that the defender got the ball 15:4945+3 minsminute by minute HALF-TIME: SENEGAL 0-0 COLOMBIA15:4945+2 minsminute by minute Cuadrado races down the touchline onto an excellent long ball from the back, but Koulibaly beats him to it with outstanding athleticism and clears away for a throw-in 15:48 Cuadrado is the only outlet for Colombia at the moment.  He dashes down the right and ensures his defence get a breather  It’s goalless at the break. 15:4643 minsminute by minute Cuadrado tries a clever turn on the touchline, and beats one man, but is closed down quickly by a second Senegal’s pressure is relentless.15:4745 minsminute by minute Left-back Mojica picks up the first yellow card of game for a late challenge 15:45 Colombia have not got going.  A dangerous ball to the back post from deep almost finds Kouyate  But it’s just too long, Pekerman must change this at the break. 15:4442 minsminute by minute Senegal press forward, but Kouyate’s final ball lets him down, and runs straight through to Ospina 15:4340 minsminute by minute Colombia haven’t found their groove so far in this half, and Senegal have looked a fitter, more tenacious side, and haven’t given those in yellow time to display their quality 15:4138 minsminute by minute Mojica goes down after stretching to challenge Mane, but after some treatment, he clambers to his feet and tries to run it off 15:3937 minsminute by minute MISS! Senegal try a different approach with their free-kick, rolling the ball out to Sane to strike from distance, but it’s an awful effort, and he slices it high and wide of the target Not sure why he’s on set-piece duty in all honesty.15:3735 minsminute by minute Quintero lofts a free-kick forward from deep and N’Diaye comes out well to claim it, but initally fumbles his catch, before gathering at the second attempt 15:35 Still 0-0 in Japan vs Poland.  Kawashima denies Grosicki with an incredible save though  This result takes Colombia through if Poland beat Japan. 15:3533 minsminute by minute Arias and Mane commit a foul each in quick succession as the game goes through a slightly scrappy period 15:3331 minsminute by minute Incredibly, Rodriguez is the man to be replaced, and he looks incredibly dejected as he trudges off the pitch and heads straight down the tunnel His injury must be hindering him, and the Golden Boot winner of the 2014 World Cup departs his country’s crunch fixture Muriel comes on.15:3030 minsminute by minute It appears as though Pekerman is intending to make a substitution before half-time here, with Muriel warming up and ready to come on 15:2928 minsminute by minute Sarr cuts in from the right and has an ambitious drive at goal following some slick attacking play, but the shot is tame and simply rolls towards goal for Ospina to collect

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