River lost against Belgrano 2-1 in its return to the First Division
Argentina,, August 5, 2012
On his return to the First Division, River suffered another loss against its nemesis in the Promotion. Belgrano de Cordoba defeated River 2-1 at the Monumental. The goals were scored by Carranza and Melano for Belgrano and Lanzini for the team led by Almeyda. Nor Boca or River had a good start in the opening.
River Plate: Daniel Vega; Gabriel Mercado, Jonathan Maidana, Leandro González Pirez y Luciano Vella; Lucas Ocampos, Leonardo Ponzio y Ezequiel Cirigliano; Manuel Lanzini; David Trezeguet y Rogelio Funes Mori. Coach: Matías Almeyda.
Belgrano: Juan Carlos Olave; Pier Barrios, Gastón Turus, Sergio Rodríguez y Juan Quiroga; Martín Zapata, Guillermo Farré, Esteban González y Jorge Velázquez; Lucas Melano y Víctor Aquino. Coach: Ricardo Zielinski.
Referee: Germán Delfino.