Copa Argentina 2011-12: Boca beat Racing in the final to claim their second Copa

Wednesday night saw the final of last season’s Copa Argentina finally played (having been delayed at the end of the season due to Boca Juniors’ participation in the Copa Libertadores final). Racing had the majority of possession, but didn’t do anything like enough with it, and with excellent goals from Santiago Silva and Lucas Viatri, Boca got a deserved 2-1 win. Racing’s consolation goal was scored by Valentín Viola, playing his last match for the club before moving to Sporting in Portugal. I’ll have last weekend’s Primera goals online in a little while, but for now here are the goals from Wednesday’s final.

Copa Argentina 2011-12, final: Racing Club 1 – 2 Club Atlético Boca Juniors

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Sam Kelly is an English football writer based in Buenos Aires, specialising in all things Argentina - the national team and the domestic league - and across South America for When Saturday Comes, ESPNFC, The Blizzard, Cube Goal and anyone else who'll pay him. He's also the presenter and producer of Hand Of Pod, the internet's finest - and, it's true, only Argentine football podcast. If you think you can afford him (and you probably can), please feel free to get in touch.
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