River defeated Arsenal 4-0 in Sarandi
Argentina, September 39, 2012
With goals scored by Ponzio, Luna and Funes Mori (2), River defeated Arsenal’s deteriorated version 4-0. Alfaro’s team was not the same that became champion in the Clausura and was overtaken by the team led by Almeyda who needed to win to score points and leave the relegation zone.
Arsenal: Cristian Campestrini; Hugo Nervo, Diego Braghieri, Lisandro López y Damián Pérez; Carlos Carbonero, Iván Marcone, Gastón Esmerado y Nicolás Aguirre; Diego Torres y Darío Benedetto. Coach: Gustavo Alfaro.
River: Marcelo Barovero; Leandro González Pírez, Germán Pezzella, Jonathan Bottinelli y Ramiro Funes Mori; Carlos Sánchez, Ezequiel Cirigliano, Leonardo Ponzio y Martín Aguirre; Rodrigo Mora y Carlos Luna. Coach: Matías Almeyda.
Referee: Néstor Pitana.