Boca Juniors lost to Racing in the match for the Argentine Super Cup
MOSCOW, 20 Jan – Boca Juniors lost to Racing Avellaneda in the Argentine Super Cup match, which took place in the United Arab Emirates.
The meeting, held on Friday in El Ain, ended with the score 2:1 in favor of “Racing”. The winners included Joan Carbonero (20th minute) and Gonzalo Piovi (90+8). Boca’s only goal was scored by Facundo Roncalla (17).
The Argentine Super Cup has been held since 2012, Racing won the trophy for the first time, having previously played for the country’s Super Cup in 2019, but lost to River Plate. Boca Juniors won this trophy once – in 2018.
The match for the Argentine Super Cup was held for the first time after a three-year break. The tournament was not held in 2020 and 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.