River Plate seems to walk unopposed to the long-awaited local title, perhaps the only debt owed by the highly successful cycle of Marcelo Gallardo at the head of the club. Although with its victory this Saturday, Talleres de Córdoba returned to the path of triumph and feeds the small illusion of giving the blow. Boca, meanwhile, lost to Gimnasia and Esgrima La Plata, thus falling to 6th place.
With a penalty converted by Luis Pulga Rodríguez, Gimnasia beat Boca Juniors 1-0 at La Bombonera. The goal came at 16 minutes and condemned the xeneizes to a defeat that left them too far pointer: Boca scores 30 points, while the millionaires They have 42.
Talleres de Córdoba returned to victory, beat Huracán 1-0 and regained second place. Colombian Diego Valoyes (24 ‘) scored the goal with a header for the narrow victory of the T, who was successful again after three matches and was once again the only second in the championship, with 36 points and six units from the leader.
Banfield, on the debut of his new DT, Diego Dabove, defeated Vélez Sársfield 2 to 1. When it seemed that the last minutes of the meeting were only going to leave as important data the return of Lucas Pratto to an Argentine court, Banfield’s brain, Jesús Dátolo, took a ball in the left vertex of the Vélez area, piled up people and nailed it with exquisite definition at the back post angle, already in injury time.
Platense reversed a bad start and at home beat Atlético Tucumán 4 to 1, in one of the matches that gave continuity to date 19.
Leonardo Heredia (12m PT) opened the scoring for Atlético Tucumán and Platense turned it around with goals from Matías Tissera (30m PT), Horacio Tijanovich (1m ST), Hernán Lamberti (24m ST) and Tomás Sandoval (48m. ST) in a match controlled by Yael Falcón Pérez.
With this triumph Platense is located 16th. with 23 points, while Atlético Tucumán was 19 °. with 21 units.
Arsenal de Sarandí ended the slump and beat Sarmiento de Junín 1-0 at home. Alejo Antilef’s goal (24m ST) gave Arsenal the second win of the Israel Damonte era.
Those of the Viaduct (16 points) came out of the bottom of the table and they won after seven games, while Sarmiento (23) continues badly outside Junín –a win in the whole year-.