River plate fell to Banfield in the League Cup and travels to Colombia to face Independiente Santa Fe for the third date of the CONMEBOL Libertadores Cup. Marcelo Gallardo will continue without Matías Suárez, who will not be part of the delegation and will remain asylum due to close contact with a positive Covid-19.
Javier Gil Navarro advanced in SportsCenter AM, that Matías Suárez will not be part of the players who travel to Colombia, so he will miss the Cup match.
It was speculated that the forward would study on Monday, but he will continue in isolation for a few more days until he has the go-ahead to join the training sessions with his teammates. Last Friday the entire campus was swabbed and they all tested negative.
Marcelo Gallardo will have to find another attacking partner for Rafael Santos Borré or add one more midfielder for the team that will start from the start in Colombia.