River gets its first win after returning to A category
La Plata, August 11, 2012
River Plate won its first victory after its return to the first category of Argentine football. It was a convincing win against Estudiantes with two goals from Funes Mori at 8 and 21 minutes after the break.
Estudiantes: Justo Villar, Marcos Angeleri, Agustín Alayes, Leandro Desábato, Germán Ré; Maximiliano Núñez, Rodrigo Braña, Román Martínez, Leonardo Jara; Guido Carrillo and Gastón Fernández. Coach: Diego Cagna.
River: Marcelo Barovero; Gabriel Mercado, Jonatan Maidana, Leandro González Pirez, Ramiro Funes Mori; Carlos Sánchez, Ezequiel Cirigliano, Leonardo Ponzio, Manuel Lanzini; Rogelio Funes Mori and David Trezeguet. Coach: Matías Almeyda.
Referee: Diego Abal.
Stadium: Ciudad de La Plata.