Velez defeated Truckers 3-1 in the 32nd. of the Argentine Cup, at the Julio Humberto Grondona stadium in Sarandí.
Pablo Galdames opened the scoring after six minutes of play with a goal from a free kick that ended in the corner of the rival goal. Just four minutes later, Hernán De La Fuente stretched the lead after an excellent team play that included a pipe from Luca Orellano inside the area.
At 24 minutes, the referee charged a penalty in favor of Truckers. Gonzalo Parisi changed it for a goal and discounted for Truckers.
However, the team led by Pellegrino once again showed its superiority and, after a series of rebounds, Miguel Brizuela scored again for Vélez. They went to break 3-1 up.
In the second half, the score did not change and Vélez knew how to maintain the advantage to close the match and advance to 16th. final in the Argentine Cup. His next rival will come out of the winner between Atlético Rafaela and Talleres de Córdoba.