Boca visits Lanús and River receives Banfield at the start of the League Cup

In the previous one, the most complicated fixture for a large team seemed to be the one that was presented to Boca Juniors. In its debut, the team led by Miguel Ángel Russo will visit Lanús in La Fortaleza for the Group 4 -that completeCórdoba and Newell’s workshops-.

At least on paper, River Plate that heads the Group number 3 It seems to play against teams more accessible than its classic rival since it will face teams with new coaches and in the middle of a replacement stage.

The Millionaire will debut against Banfield in the Libertadores de América -where he will exercise the location until the renovations in the Monumental are finished-, and then he will be measured against Godoy Cruz and Rosario Central.

Meanwhile, the two great Avellaneda have areas as complicated as couples. Opening the cup Racing will receive Atlético de Tucumán in the Cilindro, and then will have as rivals Arsenal and Unión de Santa Fe -the other two teams that complete the Group 1-.

For its part, in the Group 2, Independent You will travel to Santiago del Estero to visit Central Córdoba, and then you will have to measure yourself withDefense and Justice, and Colón de Santa Fe.

With the premiere on the bank of Mariano Soso, San Lorenzo will go to La Paternal to face Argentinos Juniors; while Andosivi against Estudiantes de La Plata against Alsovi will complete the first day in the Team 5.

Finally, the Group 6 will have a real game on the first date when Velez Sarsfield receive to Hurricane. In addition, completing this area, Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata, directed by Diego Armando Maradona. It will debut as a local before the Patronato de Paraná.

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A novel glass

The format of the competition will mean that, in the first phase, all teams will play twice with their rivals, with reversed seats.

Then the first two of each group will go to the Championship phase and the next two to the Competition. Each of these zones will also be subdivided into two groups of six teams each.

Two finalists will come out of the Championship area that will determine the tournament champion and the 2021 Libertadores Cup qualifier. Meanwhile, the loser of that crossing will play against the winner of the final of the Competition zone for a place in the 2022 South American Cup.

The groups of the Professional Football League Cup:

Group 1: Racing Club – Arsenal – Atlético Tucumán – Unión (Santa Fe).

Group 2: Independent – Defense and Justice – Central Córdoba (Santiago del Estero) – Colón (Santa Fe).

Group number 3: River Plate – Banfield – Godoy Cruz (Mendoza) – Rosario Central.

Group 4: Boca Juniors – Lanús – Workshops (Córdoba) – Newell’s (Rosario).

Team 5: San Lorenzo – Argentinos Juniors – Aldosivi (MDP) – Students (La Plata).

Group 6: Vélez Sarsfield – Huracán – Board of Trustees (Paraná) – Gymnastics (La Plata).

El fixture completo:

Match days and times have yet to be confirmed. However, it is already known which will be the crosses of each date of the first phase.

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