Huracán 2-0 Rosario Central: A surprise win against Rosario Central

BUENOS AIRES. Huracán had a surprising win over Rosario Central with a 2-0 win with a goal from F. Cristaldo (9') and an own goal from L. Blanco (54').


BUENOS AIRES. Huracán had a surprising win over Rosario Central with a 2-0 win with a goal from F. Cristaldo (9′) and an own goal from L. Blanco (54′). Rosario Central lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (57%).

The match was played at the Estadio Tomás Adolfo Ducó stadium in Buenos Aires on Friday and it started at 9:30 pm local time. The referee was Germán Delfino who had the assistance of Gabriel Chade and Walter Ferreyra. The 4th official was Ariel Suárez. The weather was clear. The temperature was quite cold around 5.5 degrees Celsius or 41.9 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 47%.​

Match Statistics

Rosario Central was in firm control of the ball 57% while Huracán was struggling with a 43% ball possession.

Rosario Central was more aggressive with 65 dangerous attacks and 5 shots of which 2 were on target. Even so, Huracán succeeded in find the solution to win this match.​

Huracán shot 12 times, 5 on target, 7 off target. On the other side, Rosario Central shot 5 times, 2 on target, 3 off target.


Huracán received 2 yellow cards (L. Merolla and M. Coccaro). On the opposite side, Rosario Central received 6 yellow cards (D. Martinez, F. Almada, L. Blanco, A. Veliz, G. Servio and J. Komar).

After playing this match, Huracán will have 18 points like Vélez Sarsfield to move up in the 14th place. On the other side, Rosario Central will stay with 14 points to move up in the 28th place.

Match Events

  • 9'

    F. Cristaldo

  • 21'

    D. Martinez

  • 28'

    F. Almada

  • 29'

    M. Cóccaro Ferreira (Goal Disallowed)

  • 33'

    L. Blanco

  • 39'

    L. Merolla

  • 39'

    A. Veliz

  • 41'

    G. Servio

  • 54'

    L. Blanco (OG)

  • 56'

    J. Komar

  • 59'

    F. Frias

    L. Gamba

  • 59'

    M. Tanlongo

    F. Almada

  • 63'

    M. Coccaro

  • 65'

    B. Garre

    J. Gauto

  • 80'

    J. Candia

    R. Cabral

  • 90'

    F. Henriquez

    F. Fattori

Next match

In the upcoming Superliga match, Huracán will play away with Defensa y Justicia on the 15th of June with a 3-1 head to head stats in favor of Huracán (3 draws).

Rosario Central will host Godoy Cruz on the 16th of June with a 4-4 head to head.

Huracán: Formation and Lineups

Huracán started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

The manager Diego Omar Dabove chose to play with the following team: Lucas Cháves (7.0), Guillermo Soto (6.5), Jonathan Galván (7.0), Lucas Merolla (6.7), Walter Pérez (7.1), Juan Gauto (6.7), Federico Fattori (7.3), Santiago Hezze (7.4), Rodrigo Cabral (6.8), Franco Cristaldo (8.2) and Matías Cóccaro (7.6).


Huracán made 3 changes: J. Gauto for B. Garre (65′), R. Cabral for J. Candia (80′) and F. Fattori for F. Henriquez (90′).

Top player: Franco Cristaldo

The player who no doubt impressed Huracán the most was Franco Cristaldo.

His rating is (8.2) with 1 goal, 28 passes (75% accurate) and 5 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 12. He performed 11 crosses.

Rosario Central: Formation and Lineups

Rosario Central started with a 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).

On the opposite side, Leandro Daniel Somoza played with: Gaspar Servio (6.2), Damián Martínez (6.3), Facundo Almada (6.8), Juan Komar (6.1), Lautaro Blanco (6.1), Walter Montoya (7.0), Claudio Yacob (6.7), Nazareno Romero (7.0), Luciano Ferreyra (6.1), Lucas Gamba (6.3) and Alejo Veliz (6.8).


Rosario Central made 2 changes: L. Gamba for F. Frias (59′) and F. Almada for M. Tanlongo (59′).

Top player: Nazareno Romero

Probably the most impressive player in Rosario Central was Nazareno Romero.

His rating is (7.0) with 24 passes (79% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 6. He performed 2 crosses.

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