The wait is over and the ball in Argentina has already begun to roll. This Friday, with four games, activity resumes in Argentine soccer with the continuity of the 2022 Professional League Cup. Who is playing? Arsenal tied 1-1 in Sarandí with Rosario Central. For its part, Velez beat Aldosivi 2-0 and in Mendoza, Godoy Cruz and Tigre tied (1-1). At the end of the day, Banfield faces San Lorenzo.
ARSENAL 1-1 ROSARIO CENTRAL
Those in charge of opening the action on Friday were Arsenal de Sarandí and Rosario Central, who tied 1-1 for Zone B at the Viaducto.
The one that took the lead in the game was the team led by Leonardo Madelón: after a cross from Lucas Brocherappeared head Sebastian Lomonaco to put the locals in front after 10 minutes of play. But the joy did not last assbecause a connection of the figures of the Scoundrelended in a draw for the visitors.
At 33′, Emiliano Vecchio He shot a free kick in the middle of the area and that’s where Rosario Central’s historic scorer appeared, Marco Reubenwhich put the final 1-1.
Stadium: Julio Humberto Grondona.
Referee: Darius Herrera.
TV: TNT Sports.
VELEZ 2-0 ALDOSIVI
The first date of the Professional League Cup matched one of the clubs that wants to fight for a star with the surprise of last season. The duel at the José Amalfitani was for Vélez, who beat Aldosivi 2-0.
Fortín, who came from drawing 0-0 with River in a friendly match, and will be in the Copa Libertadores again, was more than Mar del Plata. About in the second part of the match. Already in the initial stage, goalkeeper Devecchi stood out with several saves.
Despite having control of the ball, the opening of the scoreboard only came 20 minutes into the second half after a cross that ended at the feet of Lucas Orellano. The new No. 10 of El Fortín defined before the exit of the goalkeeper to make it 1-0. And less than 10 minutes later, at 28′ of the complement, Lucas Janson He scored the second goal for Mauricio Pellegrino’s men.
Stadium: Joseph Amalfitani.
Referee: Hernan Mastrangelo.
TV: TNT Sports.
GODOY CRUZ 1-1 TIGER
Two teams with great hopes for this 2022 faced each other on the first date of the new contest. In Medonza, Godoy Cruz rescued a draw against Tigre, one of the newly promoted.
The first excitement of the afternoon-night at the Malvinas Argentinas came at 36 of the initial stage at the hands of Lucas Blondel. The right-back took a rebound after a center at the door of the area and nailed a real goal for the 1-0 of the Bullfighter.
Already at the end of the game, after the expulsion of Elijah Gomez, the tomb reached equality thanks to Gianluca Ferrari.
Stadium: Feliciano Gambarte.
Referee: Paul Echavarria.
TV: Public TV.
BANFIELD VS. SAN LORENZO
San Lorenzo is the first major to take to the field in the new edition of the Professional League Cup. Opposite will be Banfield who has just strengthened the squad with experience, hierarchy and youth with the aim of reappearing in the foreground of Argentine football. The match will be played at the Florencio Sola stadium from 9:30 p.m. with arbitration by Germán Delfino and televised by Fox Sports Premium.
Those led by Diego Dabove return to international competitions with participation in the Copa Sudamericana slowly approaching. The arrivals of Enrique Bologna and Darío Cvitanich join the well-known faces such as Lollo, Domingo and Dátolo to guide the Drill season to a successful conclusion. The coach, with an irregular walk in the teams he had to lead, will seek to give his stamp to the squad and take the first three points at stake.
On the other side, a renewed San Lorenzo appears that, led by Pedro Troglio, dreams of regaining prominence both in the parties and in the candidate discussions. Ricardo Centurión, a great addition to the recent transfer market, presented a feverish picture although the coronavirus test was negative. However, the coaching staff will wait until the end to test his condition and decide if he starts from the start or if Nicolás Fernández Mercau will start.
Banfield: Enrique Bologna; Emanuel Coronel, Alexis Maldonado, Luciano Lollo, Franco Quinteros; Lautaro Ríos, Matías Romero, Giuliano Galoppo; Juan Alvarez, Juan Manuel Cruz, Agustin Urzi. DT: Diego Davove.
San Lorenzo: Sebastian Torrico; Gino Peruzzi, Federico Gattoni, Cristian Zapata, Gabriel Rojas; Yeison Gordillo, Agustin Martegani; Ezequiel Cerutti, Nicolás Fernández, Ricardo Centurión or Nicolás Fernández Mercau; Adam Bareiro. DT: Peter Troglio.
Stadium: Florence Alone.
Referee: German Delfino.
TV: Fox Sports Premium.