David Fernandez


The left-back of the Chilean team, Eugenio Mena, returned to play for Racing Club after the Kirin Cup. It was defeat as a visit against Gimnasia de La Plata.

Eugenio Mena was a starter at Racing de Avellaneda
© networksEugenio Mena was a starter at Racing de Avellaneda

This Sunday racing club fell as a visit by 3-1 against Gymnastics of La Plata at the Juan Camelo Zerillo stadium on date 4 of the Argentine Professional League.

In the foreign team he was a starter Eugene Mena, who had just played the Kirin Cup with the Chilean team. He received a yellow card at 23 minutes and was replaced at 68 ‘by the Colombian former Boca JuniorsEdwin Cardona.

The former Wanderers had a good game and was even able to score at the beginning of the second half, when he found a ball in the area and shot from the right, but the shot hit a defender.

The locals quickly opened the account within 6 minutes by Eric Ramirez, but the advantage did not last long because the Academy matched the numbers at 26′ through Enzo Copetti.

The Uruguayan brahian german he scored just before the break via penalty and then increased in the 65th minute to seal the final score in favor of the locals.

Racing also had the presence of Emiliano Vecchio, former Colo Colo, who played his second game since arriving at the club from Rosario Central.

Eugenio Mena’s team kept 6 points in the Argentine Professional League standings, ranking tenth.

Meanwhile, Gimnasia de La Plata added 8 units and is now an escort for the leader Boca Juniors, who has 9 positives in four dates.

On the next date Gimnasia visits Rosario Central, while Racing will be local against Aldosivi.

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