Gimnasia 0-0 Colón: Gimnasia miss their chances in frustrating home draw

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On Saturday, Gimnasia and Colón were held to a 0-0 draw at Estadio Juan Carmelo Zerillo. Gimnasia were looking forward to meeting again, following a previous defeat to Atlético Tucumán. Colón were coming off the back of a 2-1 win against Vélez Sarsfield. As the table looks today, Gimnasia are in 4th place in the table and have 15 points while Colón sit in 16th with 9 points after 8 matches.

Substitutions for Gimnasia included Nicolas Colazo, Benjamin Dominguez, Matias Miranda and Alexis Dominguez for Matias Melluso, Carlos Insaurralde, Ramon Sosa and Franco Soldano, repectively. Colón brought on Juan Pablo Alvarez, Juan Sanchez Mino and Mauro Formica, to replace Santiago Pierotti, Leonel Marcelo Picco and Luis Miguel Rodriguez.

There were bookings for Erik Ramirez, Carlos Insaurralde and Nicolas Colazo from Gimnasia, and Julian Chicco, for Colón.

Gimnasia will next travel to River, while Colón will face Aldosivi at home.

Technical card:
Gimnasia La Plata:Rodrigo Rey, Guillermo Enrique, German Guiffrey, Leonardo Morales, Matias Melluso (Nicolas Colazo, min.17), Brahian Aleman, Carlos Insaurralde (Benjamin Dominguez, min.46), Agustin Cardozo, Ramon Sosa (Matias Miranda, min.83), Erik Ramirez and Franco Soldano (Alexis Dominguez, min.83)
Colón:Ignacio Chicco, Leandro Ojeda, Paolo Goltz, Facundo Garces, Gian Nardelli, Santiago Pierotti (Juan Pablo Alvarez, min.74), Cristian Bernardi, Julian Chicco, Leonel Marcelo Picco (Juan Sanchez Mino, min.74), Ramon Abila and Luis Miguel Rodriguez (Mauro Formica, min.90)
Stadium:Estadio Juan Carmelo Zerillo