San Lorenzo and Gimnasia La Plata drew 0-0 in the first friendly of both teams after the pandemic.
The meeting took place in the Nuevo Gasometer where two 30-minute halves were played.
The comparison featured the presence of Diego Maradona in the substitute bench of the visit and under a strict protocol, in addition, Marcelo Tinelli, Leandro Romangnoli and Alberto Acosta for the locals.
It is important to note that Marcelo Herrera could be seen at Pedro Bidegain after his scandalous injury by Ángel Romero in training.
👍🏼 During his recovery, Herrera was present at the Bidegain 🐊 pic.twitter.com/BvMJfvcwRw
– San Lorenzo (@SanLorenzo) September 30, 2020
The meeting had the Cyclone as the protagonist, turning Jorge Fatura Broun into the great figure thanks to his spectacular saves.
Those directed by Mariano Soso formed with: Fernando Monetti; Gino Peruzzi, Federico Gattoni, Alejandro Donatti, Bruno Pittón; Diego Rodríguez, Lucas Menossi, Julián Palacios, Matías Palacios; Juan Ramírez and Franco Di Santo. Agustín Hausch and Mariano Peralta Bauer entered the second half.
El Lobo dated: Jorge Broun; Leandro Morales, Paolo Goltz, Maximiliano Coronel, Lucas Licht; Eric Ramírez, Víctor Ayala, José Paradela, Matías García; Matías Miranda and Lucas Barrios. Nicolás Contín entered the last stage.
At halftime Marcelo Tinelli, president of Cuervo, gave Maradona a shirt as a tribute.
Once the friendly ended, Francio Di Santo spoke with TNT Sport and he assured: “I really wanted to return to Argentina and to a club as big as San Lorenzo.”
“These games are to improve and learn what Soso wants from us,” closed the forward.
In addition, the Gimnasia goalkeeper left his feelings: “It was a nice game, there were many occasions. I felt good”.
“Hopefully there will soon be a date for the return of football,” said Broun.