Superliga: Arsenal de Sarandi and Vélez Sarsfield draw 2-2 on Sunday

AVELLANEDA. Arsenal de Sarandi manages to recover against Vélez Sarsfield with an own goal from I. Gariglio 31' and a goal on the M. Brizuela 87'.


AVELLANEDA. Arsenal de Sarandi manages to recover against Vélez Sarsfield with an own goal from I. Gariglio 31′ and a goal on the M. Brizuela 87′. Vélez Sarsfield was far superior when it came to possession ball (62%)​

The match was played at the Estadio Julio Humberto Grondona stadium in Avellaneda on Sunday and it started at 1:00 pm local time. The referee was Sebastían Zunino who was helped by Ezequiel Brailovsky and Iván Aliende. The 4th official was Lucas Di Bastiano. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant around 20.1 degrees Celsius or 68.25 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 29%.​

Match Statistics

Vélez Sarsfield was in firm control of the ball 62% while Arsenal de Sarandi was struggling with a 38% ball possession.

Vélez Sarsfield was more aggressive with 48 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 8 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Vélez Sarsfield to win the match​.

Arsenal de Sarandi shot 18 times, 7 on target, 11 off target. On the opposite side, Vélez Sarsfield shot 11 times, 8 on target, 3 off target.


Arsenal de Sarandi received 3 yellow cards (C. Chimino, G. Canto and A. Medina). On the other side, Vélez Sarsfield received 3 yellow cards (N. Garayalde, F. Ortega and L. Pratto).

After this encounter, Arsenal de Sarandi will have 19 points like Banfield and Defensa y Justicia to move up in the 21st place. On the other side, Vélez Sarsfield will have 12 points to stay in the 27th place.

Match Events

  • 31'

    I. Gariglio (OG)

  • 40'

    N. Garayalde

  • 41'

    C. Chimino

  • 52'

    M. Brizuela

    V. Gomez

  • 56'

    F. Ortega

  • 58'

    L. Cano

    F. Apaolaza

  • 59'

    A. Diaz (Penalty)

  • 66'

    F. Diaz

    N. Garayalde

  • 66'

    J. Fernandez

    W. Bou

  • 83'

    M. Seoane

    S. Caseres

  • 83'

    A. Osorio

    J. I. Florentin Bobadilla

  • 84'

    A. Antilef

    A. Diaz

  • 85'

    J. Ibanez

    F. Kruspzky

  • 86'

    C. Chimino

  • 87'

    M. Brizuela

  • 90'

    G. Canto

  • 90'

    A. Medina

  • 90'

    L. Pratto

Next match

In the upcoming Superliga match, Arsenal de Sarandi will play away against Gimnasia La Plata on the 16th of September with a 2-1 head to head statistic in favor of Gimnasia La Plata (2 draws).

Vélez Sarsfield will host Central Cordoba SdE on the 13th of September with a 2-1 head to head record in favor of Vélez Sarsfield (1 draw).

Arsenal de Sarandi: Formation and Lineups

Arsenal de Sarandi started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

The manager Leonardo Carol Madelón chose to play with the following team: Alejandro Medina (6.5), Christian Chimino (7.3), Ignacio Gariglio (6.8), Gustavo Canto (7.2), Damián Pérez (6.7), Mauro Pittón (6.8), Dardo Miloc (6.6), Braian Rivero (7.4), Facundo Kruspzky (7.6), Alexander Díaz (7.6) and Francisco Apaolaza (7.4).

Arsenal de Sarandi could not rely on the presence of L. Cano (injured).


Arsenal de Sarandi made 3 changes: F. Apaolaza for L. Cano (58′), A. Diaz for A. Antilef (84′) and F. Kruspzky for J. Ibanez (85′).

Top player: Alexander Díaz

The player who no doubt impressed Arsenal de Sarandi the most was Alexander Díaz.

His rating is (7.6) with 1 goal, 18 passes (72% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 9 duels out of 22. He performed 2 crosses.

Vélez Sarsfield: Formation and Lineups

Vélez Sarsfield started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

On the opposite side, Alexander Jesús Medina Reobasco played with: Leonardo Burián (6.5), Leonardo Jara (6.1), Matías de los Santos (6.2), Diego Gómez (6.5), Francisco Ortega (5.8), Nicolás Garayalde (6.8), Santiago Cáseres (6.5), José Florentín (6.8), Walter Bou (6.9), Lucas Pratto (6.8) and Lucas Janson (7.0).

Vélez Sarsfield could not rely on the presence of M. Brizuela (injured).


Vélez Sarsfield made 5 changes: V. Gomez for M. Brizuela (52′), N. Garayalde for F. Diaz (66′), W. Bou for J. Fernandez (66′), S. Caseres for M. Seoane (83′) and J. I. Florentin Bobadilla for A. Osorio (83′).

Top player: Lucas Janson

Probably the most impressive player in Vélez Sarsfield was Lucas Janson.

His rating is (7.0) with 29 passes (65% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 10. He performed 3 crosses.

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