Clausura 2012: Arsenal de Sarandí see off Lanús and keep pace with the title race

Monday brought the end of the fifteenth round of the 2012 Torneo Clausura, and a result which means the last four rounds of the championship are going to be really gripping; Arsenal de Sarandí beat Lanús 3-1, a result which means they’re joint second along with Tigre and Newell’s Old Boys, just a point behind leaders and defending champions Boca Juniors. With All Boys only a further point behind and even sixth-placed Vélez only five off the lead, it’s anyone’s guess who’ll take the title. The goals from Arsenal v Lanús, and all the weekend’s scores, are right here.

Primera División Torneo Clausura 2012, fifteenth round
Club Deportivo Godoy Cruz Antonio Tomba (R. Ramírez 64) 1 – 1 Asociación Atlética Argentinos Juniors (C. Rius 86)
Club Atlético Tigre (C. Luna 15, 39, 81; M. Escobar OFF 89) 3 – 1 Club Atlético Newell’s Old Boys (V. Figueroa 18)
Club Atlético Banfield 0 – 3 Club Estudiantes de La Plata (M. Sarulyte 9; D. Zapata 31; G. Fernández 75)
Club Atlético All Boys (M. Matos 17; C. Soto OFF 65) 1 – 0 Club Atlético San Martín de San Juan (E. Más OFF 41)
Club Atlético Unión (D. Barisone 88) 1 – 0 Club Atlético San Lorenzo de Almagro
Club Olimpo (N. Bareiro 7, 68) 2 – 1 Club Atlético Independiente (E. Farías 20)
Club Atlético Vélez Sarsfield 0 – 1 Club Atlético Belgrano (N. Silvera 61)
Asociación Mutual Social y Deportiva Atlético de Rafaela 0 – 0 Club Atlético Colón
Racing Club 0 – 2 Club Atlético Boca Juniors (L. Viatri 69; N. Blandi 81)
Arsenal Fútbol Club (N. Aguirre 14; E. Zelaya 25; J. Ortíz 37) 3 – 1 Club Atlético Lanús (M. Regueiro 36)

Arsenal 3 – 1 Lanús

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