Newell’sleaders of group E with 6 points, receives Saints of Brazil (4) at the Coloso Bielsa stadium, in the Parque Independencia of Rosario, for the third round of the Copa Sudamericana. The match has the refereeing of the Venezuelan Alexis Herrera and the television of DSports.
In the Copa Sudamericana, Newell’s won both matches: they beat Audax Italiano in Chile, 1-0 on the hour, and they beat Blooming from Bolivia 3-0 at home.
Newell’s come off Friday’s goalless draw at home to Argentinos Juniors in the Professional League, where they sit in the middle of the table.
For his part, Santos got off to a bad start for Brasileirao: they lost on matchday one against Gremio, drew on matchday two against Atlético Mineiro and won 3-2 in their last appearance against América MG.
Meanwhile, for the Copa Sudamericana they beat Blooming in Bolivia and drew with Audax in Brazil.
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