Racing defeated River through the penalties and will play against Boca in the final
Argentina, June 3, 2012
Racing defeated River through the penalties and goes to the final against Boca. Meanwhile, River was eliminated from the Argentine Cup. This left behind illusion of a final with arch-rivals, both for the Millionaires as well as for the Xeneizes. Now the team of Almeyda will concentrate efforts to return to the first division of Argentine football.
River Plate: Leandro Chichizola; Luciano Abecasis, Germán Pezzella, Leandro González Pirez, Ramiro Funes Mori; Andrés Ríos, Cristian Ledesma, Nicolás Domingo, Martín Aguirre; Daniel Villalva y Rogelio Gabriel Funes Mori. Coach: Matías Almeyda.
Racing Club: Sebastián Saja; Iván Pillud, Marcos Cáceres, Matías Martínez, Matías Cahais; Bruno Zuculini, Agustín Pelletieri; Valentín Viola, Giovanni Moreno, Lucas Castro; y Federico Santander. Coach: Luis Zubeldía.
Stadium: Padre Ernesto Martearena
Referee: Alejandro Toia