The Chilean miners played a friendly soccer match against a team of rescuers and politicians known at Team Operational Rescue. The game was played at Chile’s National Stadium. The miners jumped to a 2-0 lead in the first half. The 2nd half didn’t go as well as they let Team Operation Rescue come from behind to win the game 3-2. The miners were led by Franklin Lobos, who represented Chilean national team at the L.A. Olympics in 1984.
Here is a video of the Chilean Miners playing against a team made up of politicians and the rescuers. Enjoy.