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Racing, the only undefeated in Argentine football after the regular round

Racing tied on Friday 1-1 with San Lorenzo and in addition to finishing at the top of Zone 1, they remained the only undefeated player in the Lea


Racing tied on Friday 1-1 with San Lorenzo and in addition to finishing at the top of Zone 1, they remained the only undefeated player in the League Cup of argentinian football in one of the matches of the fourteenth and last date of the regular stage, which takes place this weekend.

In a duel between a Racing already qualified for the quarterfinals and a San Lorenzo in institutional crisis weeks ago, the classic was resolved with a tie, in which Javier Correa (42) advanced to the “Academy” after taking advantage of a mistake of the local defense, and Agustín Martegani (71) equalized with a formidable shot from 32 meters that was embedded in the angle.

With 30 points in 14 days, Racing can no longer be reached by his escort River (26), and will be local in the quarter-final match that will be played next Tuesday or Wednesday against the fourth-placed team in Zone 2 in Argentine soccer.

At night, Barracas Central closed a very good campaign in its debut in the top flight with a 3-1 victory over a Godoy Cruz sinking deeper and deeper in the table of averages, with goals from Pablo Mouche (3), Bruno Sepúlveda (38) and Neri Bandiera (50) for “Guapo”, and Ezequiel Bullaude (27) for the Mendoza.

On Saturday, in the definition of Zone 2, Tigre-Boca, Aldosivi-Arsenal, Independiente-Huracán and Rosario Central-Estudiantes will be measured.

On Sunday, Talleres-Sarmiento, Argentinos Juniors-Unión, Defensa and Justicia-Patronato, Gimnasia La Plata-Newell’s and River-Platense will meet, and the closing will be on Monday with Banfield-Atlético Tucumán, Central Córdoba-Lanús and Colón-Vélez.

In a closure without pauses, the quarterfinals will be played between Tuesday and next Wednesday, while the semifinals will be played the second weekend of May, with venues in the neutral stadiums of Huracán and Independiente, while the only final It will be held at the Mario Kempes, in Córdoba.

This is how the positions are in the Argentine soccer Cup.

Zone 1

– Pts JGEP GF GC

1. Racing 30 14 8 6 0 25 10

2. River Plate 26 13 8 2 3 29 11

3. Newell’s Old Boys 23 13 7 2 4 16 12

4. Defense and Justice 22 13 6 4 3 25 19

5. Argentines 22 13 6 4 3 19 15

6. Gymnastics LP 21 13 6 3 4 21 19

7. Sarmiento 21 13 6 3 4 17 23

8.Banfield 18 13 5 3 5 17 14

9. Santa Fe Union 17 13 5 2 6 10 11

10. Saint Lawrence 15 14 3 6 5 15 17

11. Atletico Tucuman 10 13 2 4 7 12 22

12. Platense 10 13 2 4 7 11 21

13. Board of Trustees 10 13 3 1 9 10 24

14. Workshops 8 13 2 2 9 8 21

Zone 2

– Pts JGEP GF GC

1. Students 28 13 8 4 1 32 17

2. Boca Juniors 24 13 6 6 1 17 11

3. Tiger 20 13 5 5 3 17 10

4. Aldosivi 20 13 6 2 5 16 14

5. Central Barracks 19 14 6 1 7 17 24

6. Hurricane 18 13 5 3 5 17 16

7. Columbus 16 13 3 7 3 17 17

8. Godoy Cruz 16 14 3 7 4 21 24

9. Velez Sarsfield 15 13 3 6 4 11 11

10. Armory 14 13 2 8 3 18 18

11. Lanus 14 13 3 5 5 14 15

12. Central Cordoba 14 13 3 5 5 14 20

13. Independent 13 13 2 7 4 14 18

14. Central Rosary 11 13 3 2 8 13 19