The Mario Kempes stadium will be the scene of a key match for the fight for the title of the League Tournament, between Talleres and River Plate, with the curiosity that Cacique Medina’s team arrives undefeated in Córdoba, which would put it as a favorite, but the latest information between both teams was distributed.
The T needs to win this Thursday to not let the Millionaire escape at the top, since he has four points. The previous time they crossed paths, on August 25, 2019, it was a victory for the Cordobans, who won for the first time at the Monumental stadium since 1990, it was 1-0.
However, Talleres and River played for the last time at Kempes, on March 30, 2019, with a millionaire victory 2-0 with a double by Nacho Fernández. The other two games they played in Córdoba, since the T’s return to the First Division in 2016, were one for each.
On October 28, 2017, the T beat a River full of youths 4-0, because it had its focus on the semifinals of CONMEBOL Libertadores.
And on September 11, 2016, it was Gallardo’s team that won 1-0, with a goal from Arturo Mina, and cut an undefeated 40 game against the locals, who were dragging their way through Federal A and the National B.
The current situation of the team led by Cacique Medina marks that they are undefeated at home in this contest, with 6 victories and just one draw, in front of Boca Juniors. The last time you lost in the local tournament at the Kempes? You have to go back to March 13, 2021, when Vélez beat him 1-0.
On the River side, he has accumulated five victories in a row and one undefeated on five dates as a visitor, so the match with Talleres for date 17 of the League Tournament can be a hinge for either of them.