SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - Guillermo Stradella scored in the 80thminute to give CD FAS an agonizing 2-1 victory over Municipal Pérez Zeledón on Tuesday in the first leg of the Scotiabank CONCACAF League Round of 16 at the Estadio Cuscatlán.
After just two minutes of play, Lauro Cazal put the debutant Costa Ricans ahead with a header in the area off a mishit header by Pablo Azcurra.
Víctor Montaño would score the equalizer in the 57thminute with a header. The match was extremely physical as both sides would come out of this encounter with a combined five yellow cards.
The return leg will be played on Tuesday, August 7 at the Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto Stadium in Alajuela, Costa Rica.