(ESPN.com) – Racing beat Independiente with a goal from Enzo Copetti in injury time for the ninth round of the League Cup at the Cilindro de Avellaneda and thus La Academia got a new classic.
In the first half, both teams were imprecise facing the goal and missed several opportunities when they were facing the goal. Both the local and the visitor abused the shots from outside the area and were equalized at halftime.
In the second half, Racing took the reins of the match and began to arrive against Milton Álvarez’s goal. The clearest of the match came in injury time, when Mauro Vigliano took a very controversial penalty and Enzo Copetti changed it for a goal to establish the final 1-0.
This result leaves Racing with 15 points and in third place in Zone 1. For its part, Independiente was left with 13 points and in fourth place in Zone 2.
The next date, The Academy will visit Arsenal in Sarandí, while the Red one will be local against Defense and Justice.