Newells defeated Estudiantes 1-0 and became leader of the Apertura Tournament
Argentina, September 1, 2012
In a closed meeting, the goal was scored near the final whistle. It was at 45 minutes of the second half that Newells scored the goal through Scocco and defeated Estudiantes, who crossed a good shot and sealed the outcome. Thus, the team led by Martino is first in the tournament with eleven points, but has to wait for Boca that plays tomorrow.
Newell´s: Nahuel Guzmán; Milton Casco, Santiago Vergini, Víctor López y Gabriel Heinze; Pablo Pérez, Hernán Villalba, Leonel Vangioni; Maximiliano Rodríguez, Mauricio Sperduti y Víctor Figueroa. Coach: Gerardo Martino.
Estudiantes: Justo Villar; Jonathan Schunke, Leandro Desábato y Germán Re; Leonardo Jara, Rodrigo Braña, Román Martínez y Raúl Iberbia; Maximiliano Núñez; Gastón Fernández y Guido Carrillo. Coach: Diego Cagna.
Referee: Mauro Giannini
Stadium: Newell´s Old Boys