BUENOS AIRES. Banfield was in the end too strong for Boca Juniors with the goal of G. Galoppo (21′), R. Enrique (34′) and R. Enrique (38′). Boca Juniors was unquestionably better in terms of ball possession (67%).
The match was played at the Estadio Alberto José Armando stadium in Buenos Aires. The referee was Darío Herrera assisted by Maximiliano Del Yesso and Juan Vázquez. The 4th official was Luis Lobo Medina. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 10.9 degrees Celsius or 51.62 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 95%.
Boca Juniors had a superior ball possession 67% while Banfield was struggling with a 33% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Boca Juniors was more aggressive with 64 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 4 were on target. Nonetheless, Banfield was capable to find the solution to win this match.
Boca Juniors shot 13 times, 4 on target, 9 off target. On the other side, Banfield shot 11 times, 5 on target, 6 off target.
Boca Juniors received 3 yellow cards (A. Molinas, A. Sandez and N. Orsini). Talking about the opposition, Banfield received 2 yellow cards (A. Cabrera and N. Domingo).
After playing this match, Boca Juniors will stay with 27 points to hold in the 4th place. Regarding the opposition, Banfield will have 19 points like Barracas Central to sit in the 15th place.
In the next match in the Superliga, Boca Juniors will host Talleres Córdoba on the 16th of July with a 4-3 head to head in favor of Boca Juniors (2 draws).
Banfield will play away agasint Talleres Córdoba on the 21st of July with a 5-1 head to head in favor of Talleres Córdoba (1 draw).
Boca Juniors – Formation
Boca Juniors started with a 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).
The manager Sebastián Alejandro Battaglia decided to play with the following team: .
Boca Juniors made 2 changes: E. Rolon for J. Campuzano (71′) and L. Vazquez for L. Langoni (73′).
Banfield – Formation
Banfield started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
Claudio Alejandro Vivas played with: .
Banfield could not rely on the presence of L. Mago (injured) and M. Romero (injured).
Banfield made 5 changes: D. Gissi for L. Mago (59′), A. Urzi for J. Datolo (71′), L. Abecasis for G. J. Tanco (72′), M. Gonzalez for M. Romero (77′) and G. Galoppo for J. M. Cruz (78′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Superliga.