Torneo Apertura 2011: round 19 fixtures

The final round of the 2011 Torneo Apertura has already kicked off as I type, and there are two matches already taking place, two in a couple of hours’ time, and six tomorrow, when the season will end with quite a ding-dong for the final Copa Libertadores spot between Godoy Cruz, Racing, Independiente and – just possibly – Tigre. The latter two are playing each other, which could be a frantic game (I’m hoping so, as I’ll be at it). Boca Juniors take on All Boys with the aim of ending the Apertura unbeaten, and San Martín v San Lorenzo will be the season finale tomorrow night. All the kick off times and referees, as usual, are here.

All kick off times are local. Add three hours for Greenwich Mean Time.

Primera División Torneo Apertura 2011, nineteenth round
Asociación Atlética Argentinos Juniors v Club Olimpo (Sun, 17:00; refereed by S. Trucco)
Club Atlético Belgrano v Arsenal Fútbol Club (Sun, 17:00; A. Toia)
Club Estudiantes de La Plata v Club Atlético Unión (Sun, 19:10; S. Laverni)
Club Atlético Boca Juniors v Club Atlético All Boys (Sun, 19:10; G. Favale)
Club Atlético Colón v Club Atlético Banfield (Mon, 17:00; P. Lunati)
Club Atlético Lanús v Club Atlético Newell’s Old Boys (Mon, 19:10; N. Pitana)
Asociación Mutual Social y Deportivo Atlético de Rafaela (Mon, 21:15; G. Delfino)
Club Atlético Vélez Sarsfield v Racing Club (Mon, 21:15; P. Loustau)
Club Atlético Independiente v Club Atlético Tigre (Mon, 21:15; S. Pezzotta)
Club Atlético San Martín de San Juan v Club Atlético San Lorenzo de Almagro (Mon, 22:20; F. Beligoy)

Check my Twitter for links to as many of the matches as I’m able to find pre-game, and to my match previews for the Hong Kong Jockey Club.

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