Boca Juniors have advanced to the next stage of the Copa Argentina and it remains alive on two fronts. After their victory against Agropecuario de Carlos Casares in Salta, they became the second team to qualify for the quarter-finals of the competition (considering that yesterday Council of Paraná eliminated Gimnasia La Plata in Resistencia). Now he will wait for a rival in the next round, looking out of the corner of his eye at the complete table and the chance to face another Superclásico.
Although there are no confirmed venues, dates or times yet, there are still six matches to be played corresponding to the round of 16 of the national cup. From the winner of the series facing Quilmes and Deportivo Madryn Boca’s opponent will come out, which will again be the favorite against a team from the promotion as in the previous rounds (he has already left Central Córdoba de Rosario, Ferro Carril Oeste and Agropecuario on the way).
Meanwhile, the Board of Trustees is waiting in the quarters for River or Defense and Justice, duel that would be confirmed for the last week of August. If he Millionaire rule over the Falcon of Florencio Varela, will have to send the people of Entre Ríos to reach the semi-finals, a case in which he Xeneize in a Superclásico that had the last edition as its last precedent (that of Ribera beat that of Núñez in the round of 16 on penalties). If carried out, the Boca River will be played between the end of September and the beginning of October.
On the other side of the painting there are also interesting crosses. Banfield will be put to the test with a team from the First National as Jujuy Gymnasticsat the same time that Godoy Cruz will be seen together Belgrano of Cordobawhich is the leader of its category and is coming off the hit against Estudiantes de La Plata in the round of 16. Two other highly spiced encounters will take place in the coming weeks: Vélez-Independiente and Talleres de Córdoba-Newell’s.
THE CROSSES OF 8TH OF THE ARGENTINE CUP
(With place and date to be confirmed)
· Defense and River of Justice
· Banfield Gymnastics of Jujuy
· Godoy Cruz-Belgrano