(ESPN.com) – Estudiantes and Racing did not draw differences and starred in the first 0-0 of the La Liga Cup, on the third date of Group A.
With equality, Ricardo Zielinski’s team adds 7 points and is escort for the leader Colón de Santa Fe (9), while Juan Antonio Pizzi’s men still do not know the victory and accumulate just two points.
The first approach of the game belonged to the homeowner when Manuel Castro faced on the right, took the mark of Lorenzo Melgarejo and took a shot that went over the crossbar.
At 19 the response of the visit arrived: Melgarejo sent a cross from the left, Nicolás Reniero lowered the ball headfirst and Enzo Copetti demanded Mariano Andújar with a popcorn.
Students claimed a penalty at 27 for a hand from Leonardo Sigali inside the area, but for referee Silvio Trucco nothing happened.
The zero was about to break at the end of the 1st half: Matías Rojas was delayed with the delivery in the middle of the court, the ball was stolen and on the counter, the ball crossed the arc of Gabriel Arias twice and Leandro Díaz did not he managed to push her.
Already in the complement, Matías Rojas took a barbarous left-foot from the outside, which hit the left post of an immobile Andújar. It was the most dangerous chance of the 90 minutes.
With 13 minutes remaining, Gabriel Arias was lying on the grass and asked for the change. The goalkeeper and captain of La Academia was removed on a stretcher and worries about the definition of the Argentine Super Cup against River, which will be next Thursday in Santiago del Estero. In his place Gastón Gómez entered.
Aníbal Moreno and Ignacio Piatti had their first minutes in Racing, but they failed to break what was the final 0-0.