Can there be a great game even if there are no goals? The answer is yes, and a good example was the 0-0 draw that starred Boca and Defensa y Justicia this Monday in La Bombonera, at the close of date 6 of the Professional League.The match was entertaining, at times electric with arrivals from arc to arc – there were 45 shots – and ended with the feeling that either of the two could have won it. It had the Xeneize, who before the initial whistle celebrated with the fans the conquest of the Argentine Super Cup, with two shots to the sticks, one of Darío Benedetto and another of Óscar Romero. Even on the last play of the night, they took a goal on the line from Guillermo Pol Fernández.The highlights of the tie between Boca and Defensa y JusticiaBut Varela’s Falcon also manufactured more than one chance to take the three points. In fact, the figure was Sergio “Chiquito” Romero, who had several decisive saves that kept zero in the goal, especially during the first half. With this equality, none was enough to take over the top of the standings alone, although Defensa reached San Lorenzo at the top, with 13 points. Boca, meanwhile, was seventh with 11 units.
In a vibrant duel and with Romero as a figure, Boca tied with Defensa y Justicia, which climbed to the top
March 7, 2023 |