Arsenal drew 1-1 with Sporting Cristal, but was not enough to continue in the Copa Sudamericana

Arsenal from Sarandí will not be able to repeat his feat of 2007 when he was champion of the South American Cup. In the second leg for the round of 16, the team from Viaduct drew 1-1 at home with Sporting Cristal, who won the first match 2-1. In this way, the Argentine team was eliminated from the contest.

The game was a flat procedure in the first half where goal situations were not abundant. The Peruvians arrived with the advantage of the first leg and defended that difference.

The set led by Sergio Rondina He tried, had a 58 percent possession, but failed to get close to the Inca team.

In the second half came the first goal of the match through the local striker Lucas Albertengo, who hit a right hand from outside the area and nailed a goal.

Although all the effort made by the local players vanished in the absence of five minutes when Christofer Gonzáles set the draw for Sporting Cristal, which, due to their victory in the first leg match by 2-1, ensures a place in the quarterfinals.


Arsenal: Alejandro Medina; Gastón Benavídez, Gastón Suso, Mateo Carabajal and Emiliano Papa; Juan Andrada; Valentín Larralde, Nicolás Castro, Leonel Picco; Lucas Albertengo and Bruno Sepúlveda. DT: Sergio Rondina.

Sporting Crystal: Alejandro Duarte; Jhilmar Lora, Gianfranco Chávez, Omar Merlo, Nilson Loyola; Horacio Calcaterra, Alejandro Hohberg; Jesús Castillo, Martín Távara, Christofer Gonzáles; Marcos Riquelme. DT: Roberto Mosquera.

Stadium: Julio Humberto Grondona.

Referee: Raphael Claus (Brazil).

WHERE: Rafael Traci (Brazil).

Television: ESPN 3 and DirecTV Sports.


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