Independiente Medellín did well to beat Pereira 3-0 in Thursday’s Copa
Mustang action, while Boyacá Chicó drew 0-0 with Junior of Barranquilla.
Two days after another disappointing draw with América de Cali in the Copa Libertadores, Medellín showed that they might be on their way back at the domestic level.
At Atanasio Girardo, DIM needed 41 minutes for Diego Cabrera to open the score, and the same player added a second on the hour. Luis Arias netted a third in the 76th minute.
In Tunja, Boyacá Chicó were forced fo field a second-choice team as the stars had already faced Universidad de Chile in the Copa Libertadores a day earlier.
Junior couldn’t take advantage however, allowing the home side to at least collect a point.
Following midweek action, Deportivo Cali lead with 16 points from eight games, followed by Real Cartagena and Chicó with 15 points each.