San Lorenzo will host Rosario Central today for the South American Cup with the obligation to win to reverse a poor campaign, since it is last with a single point in Group A, while the Rosario team is second with four units. The match, corresponding to the fourth date of the contest, will begin at 9:30 p.m. at the San Lorenzo stadium and will be refereed by the Brazilian Bruno Arleu de Arauho, with transmission of the cable signals ESPN 3 and DirecTV Sports.
San Lorenzo, who has just been left out of the quarterfinals of the Professional League Cup after losing 2-0 to Racing, was also left without a coach, following the resignation of technical director Diego Dabove (he will be replaced temporarily by Leandro Romagnoli).
The Group is led by Huachipato from Chile and 12 de Octubre from Paraguay, both with 5 points, followed by Central with 4 and San Lorenzo 1.
San Lorenzo: Sebastián Torrico; Andrés Herrera, Federico Gattoni, Diego Braghieri and Gabriel Rojas; Alexis Sabella and Diego Rodríguez; Sixto Cabral, Oscar Romero and Juan Ramírez; Nicolás Fernández. DT Leandro Romagnoli.
Central: Jorge Broun; Damián Martínez, Nicolás Ferreyra, Joaquín Laso and Lautaro Blanco; Diego Zabala, Emmanuel Ojeda, Emiliano Vecchio and Luciano Ferreyra; Lucas Gamba and Marco Ruben. DT: Cristian “Kily” González.
Arsenal de Sarandí will visit Ceará from Brazil today, at the start of the fourth round of Group C of the Copa Sudamericana, with the need to achieve a good result to maintain the chances of qualifying. The game will be played at the Governador Aderaldo Plácido Castelo Stadium, in the city of Fortaleza, at 19:15 in Argentina, with the arbitration of Chilean Roberto Tobar and televised by ESPN 3.
For the same Group today, Bolívar will play -in La Paz- against Jorge Wilstermann from Cochabamba, in a crossroads of Bolivian teams. The leaders of the group, after three dates, are Ceará and Bolívar with five units, Arsenal follows them with four and Wilstermann closes with one point.
Ceará: Joao Ricardo; Bruiu, Klaus, Jordan and Kelvyn; Charles and Marion; Fernando Sobral, Jorginho and Yony González; Jael. DT: Guto Ferreira. Arsenal: Alejandro Medina; Gastón Benavidez, Gastón Suso, Mateo Carabajal and Emiliano Papa; Jesús Soraire, Juan Andrada, Nicolás Castro and Alan Ruiz; Jhonatan Candia and Lucas Albertengo. DT: Sergio Rondina.