In a great match, River and Newells tied 3-3 at the Monumental Stadium
Argentina, September 9, 2012
In a game full of goals, River and Newells tied 3-3 with goals scored by Perez and Scocco (2) for the visitors and Trezeguet, Mora and Funes Mori for the locals. The Monumental stadium was host to the meeting between the team led by Almeyda and the one ed by Martino, who came to seek a victory to beat Boca at the top. With the tie, Newells remains more consistent than River but Boca consolidates as a pointer.
River Plate: Marcelo Barovero; Gabriel Mercado, Jonathan Maidana, Jonathan Bottinelli y Ramiro Funes Mori; Carlos Sánchez, Leonardo Ponzio y Ariel Rojas; Rodrigo Mora, David Trezeguet y Rogelio Funes Mori. Coach: Matías Almeyda.
Newell’s: Nahuel Guzmán; Milton Casco, Santiago Vergini, Víctor López y Gabriel Heinze; Pablo Pérez, Hernán Villalba, Ignacio Scocco y Leonel Vangioni; Mauricio Sperduti y Víctor Figueroa. Coach: Gerardo Martino.
Referee: Mauro Vigliano