He San Lorenzowho ruled the Argentinian League until the beginning of the eighth day, this Monday was defeated and left River Plate leading only at the end of the day, with only Vélez-Central Córdoba remaining this Tuesday. “Cyclone” lost their visit to Newell’s Old Boys, who won 1-0 with a goal from Paraguayan Jorge Recalde, leaving them with 16 points, two less than the team of “millionaire “.
The Rosario team reached 14 points in the table, two behind San Lorenzo and tied with Rosario Central -their archrival-, Defensa y Justicia, Lanús, Racing Club and Rosario Central.
At the weekend, River Plate climbed to the first places with a new victory (0-2) against Sarmiento, while Boca Juniors added a new defeat that aggravated the criticism of the team, when they fell at home to 2 -3 against the Institute of Córdoba.
In another of the three games played on Monday, Huracán, who were just eliminated from the Copa Libertadores against Peruvian Sporting Cristal, fell 0-2 at home against Rosario Central, with goals from Ignacio Malcorra and Alejo Véliz, that After half an hour they had already sentenced the match. Meanwhile, Lanús drew 0-0 against Argentinos Juniors and gave up their chances to climb the standings to maintain 14 points.
The eighth day of the League ends this Tuesday with the rivalry between Vélez and Central Córdoba before the FIFA break, where Argentina will play two friendlies: against Panama, on Thursday the 23rd in Buenos Aires, and against Curaçao , on Tuesday the 28th in Santiago del Estero.
Source: La Verdad
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