After the double date of the South American Qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, with the classification of the National Team, the ball rolls again in the most important event of local football, the Professional League tournament. From Thursday to Sunday a new date will be held, the 21st of 25, and in Ole We tell you what day and what time each of the 26 teams play participating in the competition.
The first to jump onto the pitch will be Union and Defense and Justice. They will open the date in Santa Fe, with the arbitration of Silvio Trucco and television by TNT Sports. A while later, at 7.15 pm, the Board of Trustees and Lanús, who aspires to move Boca from fifth place in the annual table and qualify for the Copa Libertadores. Jorge Baliño is the one who will be in charge of delivering justice in this second meeting on Thursday, which can be followed on the Fox Sports Premium screen. And finally, at 9.30 p.m., Banfield will receive Aldosivi with Fernando Espinoza as whistle and TNT Sports television.
The Lanús de Zubeldia wants to get into the Libertadores.
Friday’s day will begin with the duel between Estudiantes and Huracán: they play in La Plata at 5:00 p.m., with the arbitration of Germán Delfino and transmission by TNT Sports. The other team from La Plata, Gimnasia, will visit the New Gasometer to face San Lorenzo from 7.15pm on Fox Sports Premium (Néstor Pitana). Public TV, meanwhile, will be in La Paternal to televise the crossing between Argentinos and Godoy Cruz (Pablo Echavarría), at 9:30 p.m., the same time that the most important game of the day will have: Workshops – Vélez. The Cordobes, guards to seven of River, receive in the Kempes to the fourth of the table, that barely lost one of the last 14 meetings that it played. TNT Sports will be in charge of broadcasting this match, which will have Facundo Tello as referee.
Talleres is River’s escort but the difference is wide. The same does not get out of the fight.
For Saturday there are three games scheduled. Rosario Central and Atlético Tucumán are the ones who will open the curtain: they face each other at 5:00 p.m. in Arroyito, televised by Fox Sports Premium. The judge: Nicolás Lamolina. In the second shift, scheduled for 7.15pm, Boca will receive Sarmiento in the Bombonera with his head set on the Copa Libertadores 2022: those of Battaglia know that they have to win so that the classification does not depend solely on what happens in the final of the Argentine Cup. Leandro Rey Hilfer will be in charge of the arbitration and TNT Sports of the broadcast. For the night there will be the Independiente party, which will be a visitor to Central Córdoba in Santiago del Estero. They play at 9:30 p.m., with Fernando Echenique on the whistle and Fox Sports Premium television.
For Battaglia, behind Boca, all the games that remain are key.
The date will close with the three games on Sunday. Public TV will broadcast the first one, Arsenal – Newell’s (Andrés Merlos), at 17. Then, at 7.15 pm, Racing and Colón (Diego Abal) will face off on the TNT Sports screen. And to lower the blind to the day, the most important crossing of the weekend: Platense – River. With the arbitration of Fernando Rapallini, Gallardo’s team, the absolute leader of the competition, will seek a victory that maintains or widens the difference even more. It goes at 9:30 p.m. on Fox Sports Premium.
River is a machine and Julián Álvarez, the machinist.
DAYS AND TIMES OF THE GAMES OF DATE 21
17.00 Union – Defense and Justice (TNT Sports)
19.15 Board of Trustees – Lanús (Fox Sports Premium)
21.30 Banfield – Aldosivi (TNT Sports)
17.00 Students – Hurricane (TNT Sports)
19.15 San Lorenzo – Gymnastics (Fox Sports Premium)
21.30 Argentinos – Godoy Cruz (Public TV)
21.30 Workshops – Vélez (TNT Sports)
17.00 Rosario Central – Atlético Tucumán (Fox Sports Premium)
19.15 Boca – Sarmiento (TNT Sports)
21.30 Central Córdoba (SdE) – Independent (Fox Sports Premium)
17.00 Arsenal – Newell’s (Public TV)
19.15 Racing – Colón (TNT Sports)
21.30 Platense – River (Fox Sports Premium)