At the Julio Grondona stadium, Racing Club thrashed Arsenal 3-0 this afternoon, as a visitor. Notably, both teams introduced a new coach: Arsenal to Israel Damonte, who replaced Sergio Rondina; and Racing to Claudio Úbeda, interim after the departure of Juan Antonio Pizzi.En a match where Racing started better with the idea of going out to look for the game, it was Tomás Chancalay who opened the scoring at 43 minutes of the first half.
However, with the passing of the minutes the game was more even and began to be locked, which made neither team take advantage. Already in the second half, Dario Cvitanich was the right one to score the second goal of the match.
After the first 2 goals, the team of Úbeda handled the game with calmness and craft, while Arsenal could not achieve the collective play necessary to disturb the goalkeeper Gabriel Arias.The third goal of Racing was in the 27th minute thanks to a new appearance of Chancalay, who sealed the match with a 3-0 and a second consecutive win for La Academia.
Following the victory, “La Academia” was in second place with 14 units, one behind the leader Independiente (15), while the Sarandí team remains with five points and in 24th place.In the next day (8th) Racing will receive Central Córdoba of Santiago del Estero, while Arsenal will visit Rosario Central, on Tuesday and Wednesday respectively.