League Cup: Colón defeated Rosario Central in a crucial relegation match

The action of the fourth round of the League Cup continues


Tigre could not extend its good streak and tied 0-0 against Estudiantes, which is still last in Zone A. The match was played in the José Dellagiovanna Stadium of Victoria, with the arbitration of Fernando Echenique.

He Matador He had just beaten Boca 1-0 in Lucas Pusineri’s debut as coach, replacing Juan Manuel Sara, and this point tastes bitter because it does not help him get closer to the Copa Sudamericana qualifying zone. He remains at six points, a difference that It could be higher at the end of the day, depending on other results.

For its part, Pincha continues to be beaten since the elimination of the Copa Sudamericana against Corinthians of Brazil, since it has not yet been able to win since then, beyond having advanced in the Argentine Cup against Independiente. At least, in the annual table he is seventh, with aspirations of getting a ticket for the next Libertadores. But for that it must improve.

On the next date, Tigre will visit Defensa y Justicia on Wednesday and Estudiantes will receive San Lorenzo that same day.

Estadio: Joseph Dellagiovanna

Referee: Fernando Echenique

WAS: Diego Ceballos



Colón won a crucial relegation duel against Rosario Central. It was 2-1 due to the goals of Tomás Galván and Ruben Botta, from a penalty, while for the visitor, who suffered the expulsion of Juan Cruz Komar, Damián Martínez had equalized the actions.

In a changing game full of suffering, the Sabalero He was able to add three, reach 34 points and leave the red zone, where Huracán (31) was now alone in the Annual Table. In addition, the team curiously came first in zone 1 of the League Cup, despite the fact that its objective is to maintain the category.

For his part, the scoundrelwon just one of its last eight games (including the elimination in the Argentine Cup, and is far from its best level.

On Tuesday, Rosario Central will host Independiente and Colón will visit Instituto on Wednesday.

Estadio: Brigadier General Estanislao López Stadium

Referee: Pablo Echavarría

Television: TNT Sports


Argentinos Juniors defeated Banfield at Florencio Sola thanks to Leonardo Heredia’s goal 30 minutes into the second half. The referee was Andrés Gariano.

El Bicho achieved three key points that put it among the top four in Zone 1 of the League Cup and that also allow it to dream of qualifying for the next Copa Libertadores, since in the Annual Table it was three away from the places most desired. For its part, Drill remains complicated with relegation as it accumulates 36 points, just five more than Huracán today in the red zone.

On Wednesday, Banfield will visit Barracas Central and Argentinos will host Talleres on Thursday for Date 5 of the League Cup.

Estadio: Florencio Sola

Referee: Andrés Gariano

WAS: Facundo Tello


*With information from Télam

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