Gimnasia 0-1 CA Tigre: Visitors dig out a narrow road win

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CA Tigre’s 1-0 win over Gimnasia La Plata on Sunday, was hard fought at Estadio Juan Carmelo Zerillo. Gimnasia were looking to get back to winning ways after losing their last match 1-0 to Central Córdoba. CA Tigre, meanwhile, were able to continue their winning streak after a 2-0 win against Vélez Sarsfield in their last match. Gimnasia and CA Tigre sit 4th, (36 points) and 8th, (30 points), in the table respectively, after 21 matches.

CA Tigre started the match strongly, with a goal from Blas Armoa on the 30 minute mark to take them into the break 1-0 up. Both teams unable to deliver anything further, the score remained at 1-0 at full time.

Substitutions for Gimnasia included Carlos Insaurralde, Tomas Muro, Leandro Contin, Matias Miranda and Alexis Steimbach for Guillermo Enrique, Ramon Sosa, Erik Ramirez, Brahian Aleman and Benjamin Dominguez, respectively. CA Tigre replaced Sebastian Prediger, Martin Ortega, Gonzalo Flores and Agustin Baldi with Blas Armoa, Lucas Menossi, Facundo Colidio and Ezequiel Fernandez.

There were bookings for Agustin Cardozo and Alexis Steimbach from Gimnasia, and Ezequiel Fernandez, Victor Cabrera and Mateo Retegui, for CA Tigre.

Gimnasia will play away against Barracas C., while CA Tigre will face Aldosivi at home.

Technical card:
Gimnasia La Plata:Rodrigo Rey, Guillermo Enrique (Carlos Insaurralde, min.68), Leonardo Morales, Oscar Piris, Nicolas Colazo, Brahian Aleman (Matias Miranda, min.80), Agustin Cardozo, Ramon Sosa (Tomas Muro, min.68), Erik Ramirez (Leandro Contin, min.68), Franco Soldano and Benjamin Dominguez (Alexis Steimbach, min.80)
CA Tigre:Gonzalo Marinelli, Lucas Blondel, Victor Cabrera, Brian Abel Luciatti, Sebastian Prieto, Alexis Castro, Ezequiel Fernandez (Agustin Baldi, min.90), Lucas Menossi (Martin Ortega, min.83), Facundo Colidio (Gonzalo Flores, min.90), Blas Armoa (Sebastian Prediger, min.68) and Mateo Retegui
Stadium:Estadio Juan Carmelo Zerillo
Goals:Blas Armoa (0-1, min. 30)