River Plate vs. Platense LIVE LIVE ONLINE they face this Sunday, May 8 for the 14th day of the Argentine Professional League Cup starting at 7 pm (Peruvian time). The match will be played at the Monumental Stadium.
The ‘Millionaire’ has already qualified for the next phase of the Argentine tournament, however, he wants to finish with a victory in the regular stage. Last night, they beat Sarmiento 7-0 with goals from Tomás Pochettino (2), Julián Álvarez (3), Enzo Fernández, Ezequiel Barco and Santiago Simón.
In the middle of the week, the squad led by Marcelo Gallardo equalized (1-1) against Fortaleza in Brazil for the Copa Libertadores and practically already secured their pass to the round of 16. After the final whistle, the “Muñeco” gave his analysis of the commitment.
“It was two games in one. In the first half they beat us and in the second it was more controlled and even. Fortaleza needed to win against their people and we were more comfortable”, explained at a press conference.
“We are doing well in the group, with a good number of points. Let some not be alarmed; if we suffer it is because the rivals also play, things have to be corrected ”, mentioned.
On the other hand, he highlighted the great performance of goalkeeper Franco Armani. “He had a great night and everything that was thrown was taken out. That gave us the opportunity to go into the break tied and correct at halftime”, he added.
River Plate vs. Platense: match schedules
- Peru: 7 p.m.
- Mexico: 7 p.m.
- Ecuador: 7 p.m.
- Colombia: 7 p.m.
- Uruguay: 9 p.m.
- Argentina: 9 p.m.
- Chile: 8 p.m.
River Plate vs. Platense: channels
- Peru: ESPN and Star Plus.
- Ecuador: ESPN and Star Plus.
- Colombia: ESPN and Star Plus.
- Uruguay: ESPN and Star Plus.
- Argentina: ESPN and Star Plus.
- Chile: ESPN and Star Plus.
For its part, Platense equalized (1-1) last day against Argentinos Juniors. Thus, he added 10 consecutive games (seven defeats and three draws) without knowing the victory in the local tournament and the last time he won was on February 20 when he defeated Sarmiento 2-0.
The ‘Squid’ is in 12th place with the same number of points as Atlético Tucumán and Patronato (10 units). For that reason, he hopes to finish this tournament in the best way and, this time, surprise River Plate.
River Plate vs. Platense: possible formations
- River Plate: Centurión, Mammana, González Pirez, Pinola, E. Gómez, Zuculini, Simón, Palavecino, Ferreira, Romero and Álvarez.
- Platense: De Olivera, Schott, Ruíz Díaz, Suso, Infante, Lamberti, Canteros, Schor, Gómez, Gonzales and Bergessio.
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