the goal of Silvio Romeroto put the 1-0 in favor of Fortressmeant a heavy blow to River Plate. Having the adverse score, the ‘Millionaire’ was forced to react and, after some attempts, managed to equalize the match, valid for the fourth day of Group F of the Copa Libertadores.
In an attack play, Enzo Fernandez sent a filtered pass to Tomás Pochettino, who was brought down by defender Marcelo. As a result, the referee sanctioned a foul in the area and gave the “Millionaire” an opportunity to tie the duel.
Fernández himself (17′) took the ball and finished off very calmly when goalkeeper Max Walef was in front. It was a shot from the right, to decree 1-1 at the Estádio Governador Plácido Aderaldo Castelo, also known as Castelao.
River Plate vs. Strength: what comes for both
River Plate and Fortaleza have their heads set on the Copa Libertadores, but they cannot neglect their participation in their respective local tournaments. Both live completely different situations.
Marcelo Gallardo’s team qualified for the Argentine League playoffs after remaining second in Group A of the competition, behind Racing Club. His next game will be against Platense.
For its part, Fortaleza is last in the Brasileirao with zero points. From the start of the tournament. the blue team has not been able to add and, the next day, they will receive Sao Paulo at the Castelao Stadium with the hope of getting out of the bad streak.
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