Friday evening saw the start of the eighth round of the 2012 Torneo Inicial, and there were two home wins to kick things off. Belgrano de Córdoba beat Godoy Cruz 1-0 thanks to a Claudio Pérez strike halfway through the second half, before Atlético Rafaela started early, but left it late to put the gloss on a 3-0 win over Tigre, who still haven’t won after eight matches. As well as the goals from those matches, we’ve also got the strikes from Domestic Argentina’s 2-1 loss away to Domestic Brazil on Wednesday night in the first leg of the Superclásico de Las Américas. Enjoy.
Wednesday night friendly, ‘Superclásico de Las Américas’ first leg : Brazil 2 – 1 Argentina
Belgrano 1 – 0 Godoy Cruz
Rafaela 3 – 0 Tigre
On Saturday, Argentinos Juniors will host Unión at 14:00, San Lorenzo play Vélez Sarsfield at 16:10, and Independiente v All Boys will be at 20:20 (all kick off times are local – add four hours for British Summer Time, take one off for Eastern Standard Time).
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