The heat and the holidays do not stop the activity of Argentine soccer and, As is customary every year, the teams will meet in the classic summer tournaments. One of them will start this week -Friday, January 14- and it already has the protagonists, the fixture and the confirmed headquarters, Boca, Independiente, San Lorenzo and Talleres being the main entertainers.
At the end of the calendar year, with Boca and River as those that were consecrated in the last time -the Argentine Cup one, and the Professional League and Champions Trophy the other-, The clubs are rearming their teams between incorporations, DT changes and departures, always thinking about the preseason and the set-up for a new championship.
Boca was the winner of the Argentine Cup.
In that context, the Xeneize, the Cuervos, the Rojo and the T will play the same contest in the summer that, although it was speculated that it will be played in the province of San Juan, it will finally be at the Jorge Luis Hirschi stadium in Estudiantes de La Plata. In addition, Two important teams from neighboring lands will be invited: Colo-Colo and the University of Chile, of the largest casts in the trans-Andean country.
San Lorenzo, Independiente and Talleres will share the group.
With the confirmation that everything the contest will be held at the Uno de Estudiantes stadium, The tournament will be divided into two groups (A and B), with three teams in each. Boca will share its area with the Chileans, Colo-Colo and Universidad de Chile, while Independiente, San Lorenzo and Talleres will make up the rest.
The confrontations, only one against each club, They will take place from Friday the 14th to Tuesday the 25th of January, the day on which the final will be played between the winners of each group. In this way, Argentina will ensure one of the two quotas in the definition, while those of Chile will have to remove that possibility from Boca.
THE FIXTURE OF THE SUMMER TOURNAMENT 2022
The fixture of the summer tournament 2022 (Photo: ESPN capture)
Friday, January 14 – 9:00 p.m.: Colo Colo vs. University of Chile
Monday, January 17 – 9:00 p.m.: Boca vs. Colo Colo
Friday, January 21 – 9:00 p.m.: Boca vs. University of Chile
Saturday, January 15 – 9:00 p.m. Independent vs. San Lorenzo
Tuesday, January 18 – 9:00 p.m.: Workshops vs. Independent
Saturday, January 22 – 9:00 p.m.: Workshops vs. San Lorenzo
Tuesday January 25 – 9:00 p.m. Final between the winner of Group A and the winner of Group B.
WHERE TO SEE THE SUMMER TOURNAMENT?
ToThe championship, which will begin on January 14 and end on January 25, can be seen on the screen of Star +.