Huracán thump San Lorenzo, and all the Apertura 2010 round 12 scores and scorers

Carlos Quintana looks quite happy with his opener against San Lorenzo...

The remaining two clásicos of the weekend were among Sunday’s four Primera División matches, and the first saw Huracán smash San Lorenzo 3-0 with two brilliant goals from their two centre backs, Carlos Quintana and Facundo Quiroga. The other, Independiente vs Boca Juniors, was a much duller affair, the main talking point being how on earth Boca’s Juan Manuel Insaurralde stayed on the pitch after a potentially horrendous (but thankfully seemingly merely painful) challenge on Hernán Fredes in a 0-0 draw. Elsewhere Newell’s beat Gimnasia La Plata 1-0, and Tigre and Olimpo – typically for a weekend with so many lauded fixtures – served up the best entertainment of the weekend, the hosts running out 3-2 winners in Victoria. All the day’s goals, plus the weekend’s scorers and red cards, are right here.

Primera División Torneo Apertura 2010, twelfth round
Arsenal Fútbol Club (L. Leguizamón 33) 1 – 3 Godoy Cruz Antonio Tomba (A. Rojas 57; C. Campestrini OG 59; C. Carranza 90+1)
Vélez Sarsfield 0 – 0 Estudiantes de La Plata (G. Mercado OFF 90+1)
Argentinos Juniors (F. Neill 81) 1 – 0 All Boys
River Plate (D. Buonanotte 46) 1 – 1 Racing Club (G. Moreno 34)
Quilmes 0 – 2 Banfield (G. Méndez 16; R. Ramírez 52)
Lanús (S. Romero 64) 1 – 2 Colón (J. Larrivey 39; D. Díaz 50)
Huracán (C. Quintana 16; F. Quiroga 50; D. Rodríguez 71) 3 – 0 San Lorenzo de Almagro
Independiente 0 – 0 Boca Juniors (C. Borghi (manager) OFF 47; J. Méndez OFF 74)
Tigre (D. Stracqualursi 3; M. Galmarini 17; C. Trombetta OFF 85; D. Castaño 87) 3 – 2 Club Olimpo (J. Furch 32; N. Bareiro 61)
Newell’s Old Boys (M. Sperdutti 11) 1 – 0 Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata

Huracán 3 – 0 San Lorenzo

A reminder before watching this video: the first and second goals are scored not by talented strikers or attacking midfielders… but by centre backs.

Independiente 0 – 0 Boca Juniors

Tigre 3 – 2 Olimpo

Newell’s 1 – 0 Gimnasia La Plata

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3 thoughts on “Huracán thump San Lorenzo, and all the Apertura 2010 round 12 scores and scorers

  1. Johnny’s Weekly Boca Update:

    Any grandiose thoughts about progressing up the table and squeezing into the Libertadores have now been scattered to the wind. 0-0 it turns out versus Independiente and Boca was lucky not to have lost. Poor midfield play, nothing from Palermo or Viatri, and impulsive idiocy from Insaurralde and Jesus Mendez. I couldn’t agree more with Sam about Insaurralde’s challenge on Fredes. As ugly as they come and the arbitro issues a tame yellow. Astounding. And then Mendez gets sent off for complaining. He who has been a huge disappointment since arriving from Rosario Central nearly two years ago.

    That’s it from irritable Bosteroland.

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