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River Plate trumps aartsrivalen in Argentine Supercup

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BUENOS AIRES – River Plate, the Argentine club cup conquered. The cup winner won of national champions Boca Juniors 2-0.

Party at the players of River Plate

It was only the second time in Argentine history that the two aartsrivalen from the capital city of Buenos Aires opposite each other were in a duel to a domestic prize.

Gonzalo Martinez opened the score for River Plate in the seventeenth minute. He shot touch from the penalty spot. Boca increased then the pressure and got plenty of chances at the equalizer, but time and weather prevented keeper Franco Armani to score a goal. River Plate scored in the second half again. Ignacio Scocco made twenty minutes before time, the 2-0.

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