By date 23 of the Professional League, Marcelo Gallardo’s team, which has just come out of the championship against Racing last Thursday, will seek to continue its winning streak against Canalla at the Gigante de Arroyito.
River will face Rosario Central for the second time in the year, the first was on February 20 for date 2 of Group A of the Professional League Cup in what ended up being win for the Muñeco team by 3 to 0 at the Monumental, which opened its new playing field after several months of work. That afternoon in Núñez the authors of the goals were Rafael Santos Borré, Gonzalo Montiel and Nicolás De La Cruz.
River comes to this game at a great moment, last Thursday he was crowned champion of the Professional League in the absence of three dates for the closing of the contest. Those of El Muñeco thrashed Racing 4 to 0 in a Monumental that was a party, the goals were converted by Agustín Palavecino, Julián Álvarez and Braian Romero in duplicate. For the match against Canalla, it is expected that both Zuculini and Casco will start as they have already met their suspension date against the Academy. They would enter instead of Leonardo Ponzio and Javier Pinola respectively.
Rosario Central for his part arrives at the duel against the Millionaire after a great victory against Colon in the Elephant Cemetery by 4 to 1, Marco Ruben (3) and Emiliano Vecchio were the authors of the goals of the team directed by Kily González . El Canalla needs to win to climb positions: he is 12 in the Professional League with 30 points and eleventh in the general table, one point below Gymnastics. The objective of the Rosario is to qualify for the South American Cup 2022.
+ PROBABLE TRAININGS:
RIVER PLATE (4-4-2): 1-Franco Armani; 2-Robert Rojas, 17-Paulo Díaz, 6-David Martínez, 20-Milton Casco; 5-Bruno Zuculini, 13-Enzo Fernández, 31-Santiago Simón, 8-Agustín Palavecino; 9-Julián Álvarez and 19-Braian Romero. DT: Marcelo Gallardo.
Substitutes: 25-Enrique Bologna, 14-Germán Lux, 16-Alex Vigo, 4-Jonatan Maidana, 22-Javier Pinola, 23-Leonardo Ponzio, 26-José Paradela, 10-Jorge Carrascal, 33-Tomás Galván, 15-Federico Girotti and 27-Agustín Fontana.
CENTRAL ROSARIO (4-3-1-2): 12-Rosemary; 4-Martínez, 32- Alamada, 22-Ávila, 3-Blanco; 27-Infantino, 25-Ojeda, 18-Lo Celso, 10-Vecchio; 28-Gamba and 9-Ruben. DT: Cristian González.
Substitutes: 1-Ayala, 2-Ferreyra, 7-Marinelli, 8-Zabala, 11-Luciano Ferreyra, 19-Tanlongo, 29-Dupuy, 30-Covea, 35-Ciccioli and 48-Garay.
+ MATCH DATA:
Stadium: Arroyito Giant
Referee: Pablo Echavarría
Assistants: José Castelli and Sebastián Rainieri
Fourth official: Fabricio Llobet
TV: TNT Sports