Independiente achieved an important victory by defeating Argentinos Juniors as a visitor by 2 to 0 with a double by Emmanuel Gigliotti in an entertaining match played on Sunday in the continuity of the eleventh day of the Superliga.
The cast of Avellaneda took advantage in the 16th minute of the first half by means of a goal from the aforementioned Gigliotti, who in the second half scored the second conquest to seal the 2-0.
In the first half, Independiente was superior to his rival and at 2 minutes he had the first chance to take the lead through a shot from Silvio Romero from outside the area by the half went just over the crossbar.
Argentinos Juniors showed flaws in all their lines and Avellaneda's team knew how to take advantage of them. At 16 minutes Emmanuel Gigliotti received the ball in the door of the area and, before the watchful eye of the rival defense, finished and put the ball in the left post of Lucas Chávez.
The visiting team managed to have control of the ball and managed the game while the cast of La Paternal cost him generate game and had the chance to tie, at 27 minutes.
After a defensive deftness of Independiente, the ball was left to Francisco Illarregui, who from inside the area by the middle, fired and the ball went very close over the crossbar.
The story changed in the second stage in which Argentinos Juniors was the protagonist of the game against an Independiente who lowered his level, lacked ideas to generate danger in the rival area, he armed himself defensively to take care of the win and was only encouraged to leave of counterattack.
La Paternal's team had chances to equalize, one of them in the 23rd minute when, after a cross from the left of Jonathan Sandoval, Damián Batallini managed to score the ball inside the area on the right, but the ball went very far near the left post of Martín Campaña.
Six minutes later the possibility of a draw was at the feet of Gastón Verón, who took a shot almost from the penalty spot, but Martín Campaña managed to clear the danger and at 34 the goalkeeper was left with a shot by Leonardo Pisculichi.
The low efficiency of Argentinos Juniors paid dearly because at 39 minutes Independiente got the second conquest by means of a shot by Gigliotti from inside the area on the right and at 42 the Campaign returned to show off by shooting Verón.