While part of the focus will be on the clash between Boca and Defensa y Justicia, Friday’s action on date 4 of the League Cup has three other matches with some of the teams fighting to access the cup zone, but with others focused on sustaining the category.
TIGER 0-0 SILVER STUDENTS
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 Bullfighter 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 qualification 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.
Stadium: Joseph Dellagiovanna
Referee: Fernando Echenique
VAR: Diego Ceballos
Colonwhich has just lost 2-1 as a visitor to Huracán, will seek to recover tonight in Santa Fe when it receives Central Rosary for the fourth date of Zone A of the Professional Football League Cup. The match will be played from 9pm in it Brigadier Lopez Stadiumwill be refereed by Pablo Echavarría and televised by the cable signal TNT Sports.
Colón is second in the area with six points along with Huracán, Talleres, Banfield, Vélez, three points behind the leader Independiente who beat Huracán last night. Although the look of Sabalero is positioned on the Annual Table: today it would be competing in a tiebreaker with the Balloon to decide who would descend to the First National. Although those from Santa Fe, who have 31 points, can get out of that space by adding against the Rosario team.
On the Rosario Central side, which has four points, with its 2-0 victory at home against Talleres, it recovered from the 3-0 defeat it had suffered the previous day as a visitor to Banfield. Miguel Ángel Russo’s men are in the qualification zone for the Sudamericana and will seek to make the jump to the Libertadores.
Colon: Ignacio Chicco; Alberto Espínola, Germán Conti, Facundo Garcés, Emmanuel Mas; Fabio Álvarez, Tomás Galván, Ángel Cardozo Lucena or Stéfano Pereyra, Rubén Botta; Santiago Pierotti and Ramón Ábila. DT: Nestor Gorosito.
Central Rosary: Jorge Broun; Damián Martínez, Facundo Mallo, Carlos Quintana, Alan Rodríguez; Agustín Toledo, Tomás O’Connor; Lautaro Giaccone, Ignacio Malcorra, Jaminton Campaz; Octavio Bianchi. DT: Miguel Ángel Russo.
Stadium: Brigadier General Estanislao López Stadium
Referee: Pablo Echavarría
Television: TNT Sports
banfield will receive today Argentinos Juniorswhich will have the coach’s debut Pablo Guedein search of a victory that will take them to the top of the table, in a match for the fourth day of Zone A of the 2023 Professional League Cup. The match will be played from 9:00 p.m. in it Florencio Sola Stadium, will have the arbitration of Andrés Gariano and Facundo Tello in the VAR. The transmission will be carried out by the cable signal ESPN Premium.
He Drill It is located with six points, three behind Independiente but with one less game played and comes from two consecutive victories: 3 to 0 against Rosario Central and 1 to 0 against Instituto de Córdoba. He Bug La Paternal, for its part, will have the debut of Guede to replace the outgoing coach Gabriel Militowho left his position after the 1-0 defeat against San Martín de San Juan in the round of 16 of the Argentine Cup.
Argentinos is in seventh position with four units and has just tied 2-2 against Atlético Tucumán in the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium. Guede, who returns to Argentine football after having coached San Lorenzo (they won the 2015 Argentine Super Cup against Boca Juniors) in 2016, would repeat the same eleven that tied against the Dean tucumán.
Those from La Paternal are still located in the Sudamericana area, although the focus in this meeting is positioned on the situation of the Drill: It has 36 points and is just five units away from the relegation zone currently dominated by Colón and Huracán (31).
banfield: Facundo Cambeses; Emanuel Coronel, Alejandro Maciel, Aaron Quirós, Emanuel Insúa; Juan Pablo Álvarez, Eric Remedi, Gerónimo Rivera, Ignacio Rodríguez; Juan Bisanz and Sebastian Sosa Sánchez. DT: Julio César Falcioni.
Argentinos Juniors: Alexis Martín Arias; Marco Di Césare, Miguel Ángel Torrén, Lucas Villalba; Javier Cabrera, Francisco González Metilli, Federico Redondo, Alan Rodríguez, Santiago Montiel; Luciano Gondou and Gabriel Ávalos. DT: Pablo Guede.
Stadium: Florencio Sola
Referee: Andrés Gariano
VAR: Facundo Tello
Television: ESPN Premium
*With information from Télam