It was a moment of joy at Estadio Metropolitano stadium as Colombia faced Brazil for the, 2026 World Cup qualifiers match. The match ended 2-1 as Luis Diaz scored two goal for Colombia and Gabriel Martinelli one for Brazil.
In attendance to the match was Liverpool winger’s father Luis Diaz. After Diaz two goals for Colombia, Luis Manuel Diaz Jimenez was all emotional as he celebrated his son’s victory. Luis Manuel Diaz who had been abducted by a Colombia Mafia group but was safely rescued by Colombia authorities after two weeks. He was abducted on 28th October with his wife, but she was rescued on the same. day.The attendance in the match was great joy as the family had now United once again.
Brazil had dominated in the first match, even scored the first goal. Vinicius Junior who gave an assist in the first half to score the opening goal in the match, came out with an injury in the first half.Colombia would later on take charge in the second half, creating more chances. Brazil goalkeeper Alison made a lot of saves in the second half but Luis Diaz had to go home with not one but two goals.
It was great happiness for luis Diaz’s father to see his son play and secure a win for Colombia. Diaz went on to say,” yes i was thinking about my dad all the time on the pitch.He always had the right mentality in hard time. These win and goals is for him.”