This Friday the AFA confirmed that Patricio Loustau will be the referee for the match between Boca Juniors and River Plate. on Wednesday, August 4, at 7:00 p.m., at the Ciudad de La Plata stadium, in the Argentine Superclásico for the round of 16 of the Argentine Cup.
Assistant No. 1 will be Ezequiel Brailovsky, Assistant 2: Facundo Rodríguezy Fourth official, Darío Herrera
The last time Loustau directed a Superclásico was on March 14, 2018 for the Argentine Super Cup, with a 2-0 victory for the Millionaire, who was crowned champion.
Meanwhile, in the Argentine Cup, this referee directed Boca only once, in November 2016, in the xeneize 2-1 defeat against Rosario Central in the quarterfinals.
River did better with Loustau: with a 1-0 victory over Arsenal, in the round of 16, on November 23, 2016. And on December 16 of that same year, in the final where Gallardo’s team won 4- 3 to Rosario Central.