Central beat Boca 2-1 in Rosario
Rosario Central beat today Boca Juniors 2-1 at Gigante de Arroyito stadium in Rosario, in a match for the 11th round of the Final Tournament, and crushed Boca’s hopes of recovering from the last Superclásico defeat.
Boca, without injured Riquelme, opened the game with a controversial goal by Emmanuel Gigliotti at 13 minutes of the first half, as the forward scored in offside position.
But Rosario managed to dominate ball possession during the second half and turned the score over in five minutes: Franco Niell scored at 26’ and Alejandro Donatti made the second goal at 30’.
With the loss, Boca reach the 13th position of the League table with 12 points, while Rosario reaches the 8th position with 15 points.
The Xeneizes don’t win a match since round 7 of the tournament.