Arsenallast in the table of averages, will visit Atletico Tucumán in the only match scheduled today for the 18th round of the Professional soccer league (LPF), in the debut of Frederick Villar as DT of the Viaducto team.
The match will be played from 21:30 at the José Fierro Monumental stadium of the Tucuman team, it will be directed by Nazareno Arasa and broadcast by the TNT Sports signal.
Vilar, 45, a former goalkeeper with a long career in Mexico and a brief history in the Argentine national team in the cycle of Diego Maradona, will make his debut as a coach in Argentine football.
His banking background is with Mexican Cancún and Unión La Calera in Chile.
Arsenal are coming off a win against Independiente on the previous date, in which they ended a three-game losing streak.
The Tucuman side, led by Lucas Pusineri, drew 0-0 with Tigre the previous date and need to add to improve on a 15-point campaign, which has them among the worst four teams in the league.
The story records five games: Atlético Tucumán won two, Arsenal one and the remaining two draws.
= Probable formations =
Atletico Tucumán: Tommaso Marchiori; Marcelo Ortíz, Bruno Bianchi, Nicolás Romero and Matías Orihuela; Renzo Tesuri, Bautista Kociubinski, Francisco Di Franco and Joaquín Pereyra; Mateo Coronel and Marcelo Estigarribia or Ramiro Ruiz Rodríguez. DT: Lucas Pusineri.
Arsenal: Alexander Medina; Lucas Souto, Néstor Breitenbruch, Joaquin Pombo and Adrián Sporle; Gonzalo Muscia, Felipe Peña Biafore, Santiago Toloza and Lautaro Guzmán; Lucas Brochero and Fabian Londono. DT: Federico Villar.
Referee: Nazarene Arasa.
LAUNCH: Silvio Makeup.
Basketball court: Athletic Tucuman
Start time: 9.30pm
TV: TNT Sports.
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