This Saturday I start the premier league with several matches for the heart attack and with the participation of Colombian players who left their mark on the elite of English football.
One of the ‘coffee growers’ who had action this weekend, was the midfielder Jefferson Lerma, who started in Bournemouth’s game against Aston Villa, match played in vitality stadium, corresponding to the first date of the PremierLeague.
With only two minutes left on the clock, the Colombian put his scoring stamp on the scoreboard to lead his team to victory against the ‘villains’. After a corner kick from the right, Lerma He caught a ball without an owner after several rebounds and took an accurate left foot that overcame resistance from the Argentine Emilian Martinez.
The midfielder’s first goal Colombia selection this campaign and the eighth goal while defending the ‘cherrys’ jacket, adding his appearances in the Premier League and the Championship for 4 seasons.
This was the Colombian’s first goal this season with the Bournemouth jacket. Photo: Twitter
His scoring contribution was not the only highlight of Jefferson Lerma who managed to have a great performance in the midfield of the local team that returned to the elite of England after two years in the English second division.
The ruling on the scoreboard came in the 80th minute after a great cross from Lloyd Kelly for Kiffer Moore that rose into the air and with a powerful header scored the goal that sealed the first victory for the locals on their return to the PremierLeague.
The Colombian completed 90 minutes on the pitch with the team led by Scott Parker, and was one of the highest-rated players in a resounding 2-0 win over the aston villa of the legendary Steven Gerard.
The ‘cherrys’ beat Aston Villa in their Premier League debut. Photo: Twitter AFC Bournemouth
The next meeting of Bournemouth of the ‘coffee grower’ Jefferson Lerma, will be next Saturday, August 13, against the powerful Manchester City from Spanish Pep Guardiola. The game against the ‘citizens’ will take place at the Etihad Stadium for the second day of the PremierLeague.