Professional League: Racing visit Independiente and River visit Newell’s

Convulsed by his problems sports, institutional and economic, Independiente will take over at home with its new DT Ricardo Zielinski the Avellaneda classic against Racing Club at 4:30 p.m. (TV: ESPN and TNT Sports), in the exclusive match for the date 12 of the Professional League.

The classic comes loaded with tensions, with the atypical situation that lived Independent throughout the week previous nothing less than with the resignation of President Fabián Doman and the refusal of the Uruguayan Pablo Repetto to access the position of DTas a result of the institutional debacle.

Finally Nestor Grindetti, who was first vice president, took over as head, for at least 30 days until the shareholders’ meeting determines who will be Doman’s replacement. grindetti made it a priority to hire Zielinski, who was DT of Racing in 2016 and will direct the team with just two workouts.

Independent It is a bankrupt club, with enormous debts and a squad with few figures and quality, which It is 25th in the LPF and two points behind the last, Unión de Santa Fe, which today would lose the category.

On the other side of Avellaneda is Racing, that from the contingencies of his neighbor he started as a favorite despite being a visitor and because the Red has 10 dates without winning. But Fernando Gago’s team, who debuted with a victory in the Libertadores, it is far from the good level and adds two consecutive defeats.

the academy too will feel the absence of two core values: Hannibal Moreno (torn) and the Colombian johan carbonero (operated on the left knee).

in historybetween amateurism and professionalism, Independiente exerts a clear supremacy of 84 wins against 62 for Racing and 67 drawsin 213 matches.

Besides, The head of Aprevide, Eduardo Aparicio, confirmed that the security operation for the Avellaneda classic at the Libertadores de America stadium will have 700 police officersthe presence of court personnel on duty and a mobile police station.

The leader goes to Rosario with a muletto

The pointer River Plate will risk this Sunday that condition when visiting from 19 (TV: TNT Sports) to Newell’s Old Boys with an alternative team in the Parque Independencia, by the date 12 of the Professional League.

Martin Demichelis’s teamwho comes from beating Gimnasia La Plata 3-0 in Núñez, carry a series of seven consecutive victories without conceding goals in the local tournament.

However, the millionaire DT will put an alternative team to preserve the headlines for the meeting of the next Wednesday, when he receives Sporting Cristal from Peru, for the second date of the Copa Libertadoresin whose debut he lost 3-1 with The Strongest at the height of La Paz.

Opposite will stand the demanding Newell’s Old Boysthat He has a good campaign and has gone undefeated in five home games without conceding goalsincluding the 0-0 in the classic against Central.

The Red and Black they recovered their visitor status when they beat Audax Italiano in Chile for the Copa Sudamericana and above all with their victory over Racing in the Cilindro de Avellaneda.

Two in Córdoba to continue in the fight

At the Mario Alberto Kempes stadium in Córdoba, Workshops will receive at 21.30 (TV: TNT Sports) to San Lorenzo in a key match in the aspirations of both for the Professional League.

Directed by Javier Gandolfi, Talleres de Córdoba will arrive with 20 points after coming back from 0-2 in Santa Fe against Colón and taking an important unity towards the end.

San Lorenzo, not too bright and with the defensive order as the main tool, He is the guard of River with 23 points and he beat Boca at home during the week.

Cyclone fans will take place at Mario Kempes in a grandstand with a capacity for 11,000 spectators, although they did not specify the number that will be available. The cost of the tickets will be 6,000 pesos.

It is always important to have the support of the public. Besides, it’s a beautiful stadium where we’re going to play. There will be a large public frame and having the support of the people of San Lorenzo always has an additional value”, declared DT Rubén Insúa in contact with the press.

A Handsome in the Fort

Velez Sarsfield, that since the arrival of DT Ricardo Gareca he did not obtain the successes that were expected, will be local at 14 (TV: TNT Sports) against Barracas Central, which will have the debut of Sergio Rondina as coachby date 12 of the Professional League.

After the bad campaign developed under the leadership of the Uruguayan Alexander Medina, the arrival of Gareca was very exciting to the sympathizer velezano. But the team only managed five units out of 12 and that production does not meet expectations.

barrackswhich comes from beating Platense with just enough at home, will have the debut of “Huevo” Rondina instead of the resigning Rodolfo De Paoli.

With only 12 units and in 21st place, El Guapo is carrying out an opaque campaign and his mission is to add the most points to avoid descent.

Tatengue with new DT

Unión de Santa Fe, with the debut of technical director Sebastián Méndez, will be local from 2:00 p.m. to an alternative Tigreby date 12 of the Professional League.

The Tatengue adds only seven points, is last in the general table and if the season ends like this, it will lose the category; that’s why Mendez took over of the team in the week after the departure of the Uruguayan Gustavo Munúa.

“I really like being under pressure. I liked him as a player and now as a coach. We want people to trust the team again. We are going to leave everything on the pitch”, said the DT in the conference of presentation.

Tigre, without his striker Mateo Retegui who was injured in the victory over Sarmiento, reach to Santa Fe with a rotation starting eleven and the eye on match of the week against Deportes Tolima in Colombia, for the second day of the Copa Sudamericana.

Recent Articles

Related News

Leave A Reply

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here