Boss Flat River appears this Monday in Liniers first Velez Sarsfield with the ambition to sustain his good pace in the Professional league and expand the impressive five-point lead over the shooting guard Saint Lawrencewhich on Sunday lost 1-0 on the field of central barracks.
The match at the José Amalfitani stadium, which closes the curtain on matchday 18, will be played from 9.30pm with refereeing by Fernando Echenique and broadcast by ESPN Premium.
River manager Martín Demichelis, who mentioned the young 17-year-old Claudio for the first time little devil Echeverry will not use Enzo Díaz or Paulo Díaz, but will bring back defender Leandro González Pirez, who missed the match against Sporting Cristal in Lima through suspension.
He Millionaire looking to win again as visitors to the league after earning a heartbreaking draw against Atlético Tucumán and enduring a defeat to Talleres de Córdoba at the Mario Alberto Kempes World Cup stadium.
Meanwhile, Vélez is going through a tough sporting present that a home idol and prestigious DT like Ricardo Gareca hasn’t yet managed to overturn. The team went eight games without a win and since the return of Tiger He could only win once: 4-0 vs. Central Córdoba of Santiago del Estero, on March 21st.
The team is among the four worst performing in the LPF (25th with 17 units) and would start next season in a worrying 23rd position in the average standings.
= Probable formations =
Velez Sarsfield: Gaston Gomez; Tomás Guidara, Lautaro Giannetti, Diego Godín and Francisco Ortega; Christian Ordóñez, Damián Fernández and Julián Fernández; Gianluca Prestianni, Lucas Pratto and Lenny Lobato or Lucas Janson. DT: Ricardo Gareca.
River Plate: Franco Armani; Andrés Herrera, Leandro González Pirez, Jonatan Maidana and Milton Casco; Enzo Pérez and Rodrigo Aliendro; Nicolás De la Cruz, Ignacio Fernández and Esequiel Barco; Luca Beltran. DT: Martin Demichelis.
Referee: Fernando Echenique.
Stadium: Jose Amalfitani.
TV: ESPN Award.
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