After the victories of Colón and Central Córdoba, Vélez faces Patronato

The next to last date of the Professional League began

The tournament of the Professional League, which already has River Plate as champion, he began to say goodbye. This Friday the 24th date of the contest began, the second to last, which had several matches that concentrated great interest. The day opened with two games: Central Córdoba of Santiago del Estero beat 2-0 to Union of Santa Fe, while Colon thrashed 3-0 at home Athletic Tucuman. Later, at 9:30 p.m., Velez will face Patronage.


Union of Santa Fe had a setback that several teams celebrated in the qualifying zone for the South American Cup: fell 2-0 to Central Córdoba in Santiago del Estero at Unique Stadium Mothers of Cities for the many of Nahuel Banegas and Leonardo Sequeira.

The cast of Santiago lost a game of their last six presentations and managed to jump in the standings, which allowed them to reach the 26-point line above Arsenal de Sarandí, Atlético Tucumán, San Lorenzo, Sarmiento de Junín , Banfield and Board of Trustees.

The one who suffered this fall on the last day of the tournament is the Tatengue, that he runs the risk of losing his position in the South American zone that currently occupies in the Annual Table. Waiting for the results of Rosario Central, Gimnasia de La Plata and Argentinos Juniors, the three teams that could steal your ticket, the cast of Santa Fe will close the contest at their home with a classic full of condiments: will face Colón for the last date of the tournament and he will look for a victory that allows him to make the leap to the international tournament.


Referee: Germán Delfino

Stadium: Central Córdoba (Santiago del Estero)


The Sabalero won 3-0 over the Dean at Brigadier General Estanislao López Stadium of Santa Fe with so many of Gonzalo Piovi, Cristian Bernardi and Alexis Castro to confirm the good moment that he is going through this season. The Santa Fe team add 39 points in the Professional League table and is currently ranked in the fourth placement behind the already champion River Plate (53), Talleres de Córdoba (43) and Defensa y Justicia (41).

The champion of the Professional League Cup appeared for the last time in the year in his stadium just before facing the most important matches of the second semester, which will be the classic against Union, as a visitor; and the Final of the Champions Trophy against the LPF River Plate champion, the December 18 in Santiago del Estero.

After the departure of Pablo Guiñazú, the cast of Tucumán has the return of Juan Manuel Azconzábal to the bench of substitutes to try to reorganize a club that is one of the worst in the championship: accumulates 21 points and barely surpasses Arsenal de Sarandí, which has 19 points. The next round, the 25th and last of the contest, will have him as a local in a duel against him. Millionaire of Núñez.


Stadium: Colon

Referee: Yael Falcón Pérez


Vélez and Patronato collide in Liniers
Vélez and Patronato collide in Liniers

The Fort will receive the Patron with the aim of achieving a victory to try to finish as an escort for the champion River. The game will be played from 9:30 p.m. at the José Amalfitani stadium, will be arbitrated by Diego Abal and will be televised by the cable signal TNT Sports.

The venue fell 1-0 to Estudiantes de La Plata last date, is in fourth position with 38 points (like “Pincha”) and has secured its ticket to the next edition of the Copa Libertadores de América.

The team led by Mauricio Pellegrino could finish in second place in the local tournament (behind the “Millionaire”) if it achieves two victories in the last two dates and that Talleres y Defensa y Justicia, second and third with 43 and 41 points , respectively, do not win their next commitments.

The team from Paraná, meanwhile, was beaten 3-0 by Godoy Cruz on the previous date and is in the 24th. place with 23 units.


Referee: Diego Abal.

Stadium: José Amalfitani.

TV: TNT Sports.



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