In Bajo Flores, San Lorenzo beat Arsenal 2-1 on the first round of the League Cup in Zone A. The team led by Diego Dabove had a devastating start -two goals in less than ten minutes- to take the lead and take all three points at the start of the championship.
Bruno Pittón opened the scoring five minutes into the first half. The side of the Cyclone was 9 after a corner and pushed it to the back of the net for the first goal of the Dabove Era.
Just three minutes later, striker Franco Di Santo stretched the lead with a header. San Lorenzo was 2-0 up in less than ten minutes into the game.
However, Julián Navas was in charge of discounting for Arsenal at half an hour with a header. The first half ended 2-1 with the advantage for San Lorenzo.
In the second half, Dabove sent the Romero brothers onto the court, who watched much of the game from the substitute bench.
The match at the Nuevo Gasómetro ended 2-1 in favor of San Lorenzo, who celebrated at the start of the championship.