The Dragons defeated Santa Tecla in matchday 8 of the Apertura 2023. / CD Dragon
In matchday 8 of the Apertura 2023, Club Deportivo Dragon defeated Santa Tecla 0-2 with goals from John Montaño and Javier Fermán in the match held at the UES University Stadium.
Marvin Benítez’s side played strongly in front of their rivals’ goal, further exacerbating the performance crisis of Tekleño’s side, who are at the bottom of the overall standings without a win in eight games.
San Miguel’s team took the lead in the 28th minute with a penalty kick from Colombian striker John Montaño.
Santa Tecla tried to equalize in the second half, but forwards Luis Canales and Achilles Mendez were unable to capitalize on their scoring opportunities.
In the final stages of the match, striker Javier Ferman made the final score 0-2 in the 88th minute.
The win moved the Dragons into sixth place with 10 points, while Santa Tecla remained at the bottom of the table with one point, making them the only team without a win in the tournament.
The next day, the “Myth” team will visit Fuerte San Francisco at the Colecaminos de Morazán Stadium, while Santa Tecla will face Platense at the Toledo Valle de Zacatecolca.