Banfield make winning start in Argentine Primera Division


BUENOS AIRES, Feb. 12 (Xinhua) — Juan Alvarez and Giuliano Galoppo scored second-half goals as Banfield began their Argentine Primera Division campaign with a 2-0 home win over Racing Club on Friday.

Alvarez put the hosts ahead with a cool finish just after halftime and Galoppo doubled the lead with an 89th-minute strike.

Meanwhile, Nicolas Leguizamon, Tomas Sandoval and Luis Rodriguez were all on target as Colon won 3-0 at Central Cordoba.

In Santa Fe, Marco Borgnini struck in the 94th minute to earn Union a 2-2 home draw with Atletico Tucuman.

The visitors led for nearly all of the second half courtesy of Santiago Vergini’s 40th minute strike after Ezequiel Canete had cancelled out Ramiro Carrera’s early goal. Enditem


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