Copa Sudamericana: Boca 3-3 Independiente; Colón 3-1 Racing (goal videos)

There are no Friday evening games in the Torneo Inicial this weekend, partly because of the midweek action in the Copa Sudamericana, so this seems a good reason to catch up with those matches – and they were a pair of crackers. On Wednesday night, Boca Juniors and Independiente drew 3-3 in a fantastic match with a stoppage time equaliser for the visitors from the penalty spot by former River Plate forward Ernesto Farías. The following evening, Colón got a well deserved 3-1 win over Racing in a match with not one, not two, not even three, but four wonderfully taken goals. All ten of the midweek goals can be seen right here.

Copa Sudamericana second preliminary round, first leg

Boca Juniors 3 – 3 Independiente

Colón 3 – 1 Racing

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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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