The hosts are heading into the match on the back of a 2-0 defeat to Argentinos Juniors last Tuesday, while Estudiantes got the better of Barracas Central 3-1 in their recent outing.
Boca Juniors will host Estudiantes in an Argentine Primera Division fixture at Labombonera on Sunday. The hosts are heading into the match on the back of a 2-0 defeat to Argentinos Juniors last Tuesday, while Estudiantes got the better of Barracas Central 3-1 in their recent outing. The Blue and Gold haven’t had a great season so far, occupying 16th spot in the 28-team table with just 12 points from 9 games, while the visitors are sitting just below them, with 11 points.
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Last Tuesday, goals from Gabriel Carabajal and Gaston Veron handed Boca Juniors their fifth defeat in the second phase of the competition. In the last five league games, the Blue and Gold have suffered four defeats, while their only victory came against Talleres Cordoba on July16. Scoring goals have been a problem for Hugo Ibarra’s side, having netted just twice in their last six games across all competitions. Estudiantes, on the other hand, registered their third victory of the season last Wednesday at Estudiantes de La Plata. Goals from Leandro Diaz, Benjamin Rollheiser and Pablo Piatti helped Ricardo Zielinski’s side take all three points against Barracas Central.
Boca Juniors probable starting lineup: Rossi; Fabro, Rojo, Zambrano, Advincula; Cano, Campuzano, Fernandez, Zeballos; Vazquez, Orsini
Estudiantes probable starting lineup: Andújar; Godoy, Morel, Lollo, Mas; Rodriguez, Zuqui; Castro, Piatti, Rollheiser; Diaz
The Argentine Primera Division match between Boca Juniors and Estudiantes will take place at Labombonera on Monday at 5:00 am IST.
The Argentine Primera Division matches are televised on different networks in various countries. In Argentina, these matches are shown on Televisión Pública, ESPN, ESPN Premium and TNT Sports.