Boca Juniors and Coro Coro are headed for an important match of the Copa Libertadores at La Bombonera in Argentina.
The Argentine national team came to the lawsuit in the midst of a storm sparked in recent days by the conviction of sexist violence against Colombian Sebastián Villa, one of the football’s stars.
Thought to be a permanent fixture in Jorge Almiron’s eleven, Villa’s defeat is a problem for Auriazul, regardless of legal issues, and he will be without him in the Group F matchday five showdown.
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“Cacique”, classified third, 5 points, Two points less than his rivals this Tuesday, he burns his last cartridge to avoid early elimination in the standings by Colombia’s Deportivo Pereira (7 points) and Venezuela’s Monagas (2 points). We have to, and the game is over when the game in Buenos Aires is over. Aires begins.
Boca Juniors, who just lost 0-1 at home to Arsenal in Round 19 of the Argentine League, are in 10th place, 14 points behind leaders River Plate (one game less this time). A match presents 1 of 2 chances to qualify for the next round.
Six-time Libertadores winner “Xenises” (1977, 1978, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2007), They can secure their rank with a victory over “Arbos”. But if they fail, the final game of the group stage will be at home against the bottom of the group.
The main novelty for the team that welcomes Almiron is the departure of 11 Colombian wingers, who could fill their positions. Luca Langoni Norberto ‘Beto’ Briasco, who played in the last two league games after recovering from a recent injury, or visited Deportivo Pereira on 24 May to start.
Additionally, the return of Guillermo ‘Pol’ Fernández, who has recovered from a torn right quadriceps muscle, and the confirmation that the contracture suffered by Nicolas Figal is not serious, has been a complicated week for coach Auriazul. Two pieces of good news for
As for him The ‘Arbo’ team is fifth in the standings after losing their last league match in Chile (0-1) against Curico Unido on 18 May. 5 points behind the leader Cobresal.
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Pedrero’s team will be accompanied by hundreds of Chilean fans, who have been spotted singing cheers for the team near the Obelisk in Buenos Aires in the last few hours.
Led by Argentinian and Bolivian national Gustavo Quinteros, the side will need to pull together to keep any chance of reaching the Round of 16.
In addition to casualties due to suspension of Uruguayan defender Maximiliano Falcon and Argentina national team goalkeeper (Chile national team) Fernando de Paul coach ‘Arbo’ has decided to drop the Paraguayan striker from the call-up Dario Lezcano.
The match will take place this Tuesday at 8pm at the Alberto J. Armando ‘La Bombonera’ stadium with VAR referees Brazilian Anderson D’Alonico and compatriot Wagner Lewey.