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CHILEAN PRIMERA DIVISION

2019/2020 Season

POS TEAM W D L PTS
14 U de Chile 4 12 8 24
15 Dep. Iquique 6 6 12 24
16 U Concepción 5 8 11 23
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'Outrageous' dive by Chilean player set to lead to punishment

Universidad de Concepcion's Jean Meneses, left, will face a sports tribunal for a dive.

A Chilean player is likely to face punishment after a blatant, self-confessed dive led to a match-winning penalty for his team.

Jean Meneses, a striker for Universidad de Concepcion, exaggerated his fall in the 84th minute of his team's 2-1 win over Colo Colo in the Chilean Primera Division on Sunday.

The head of Chile's refereeing commission, Enrique Osses, said referee Hector Jona made a mistake for awarding a penalty and for not punishing Meneses for the dive.

Meneses has been called to testify...