In addition to having obtained a prize of $ 2,465,000 the winner will play in semifinals against Boca, while the other finalist will emerge from the cross between Córdoba and Godoy Cruz workshops.
The game was played at the Estadio Único de San Nicolás, in the north of Buenos Aires, and was attended by the public from both clubs, although in the first instance the Agency for the Prevention of Violence in Sport (Aprevide) had denied the attendance of the fans. The decision prompted a protest by both clubs that was ultimately successful.
The whole of Isla Maciel, which militates in the First National, went to rest in advantage thanks to both marked by Thomas Amilivia at 37 ‘.
San Telmo’s goal
Nevertheless, the expulsion of David Achucarro At 41 ‘he conditioned Candombero, who also suffered the expulsion of his technical director, Pablo Frontini.
With this panorama, the second half was a permanent search for Argentinos Juniors against a stoic resistance from San Telmo. That is why it was not surprising that at 18 ‘he arrived the equality scored by Kevin Mac Allister.
Mac Allister’s tie
The Bicho’s goal was the first that San Telmo suffered in the entire Argentine Cup who had previously beaten Central Córdoba de Santiago del Estero and Banfield 1-0 and Deportivo Laferrere 2-0.
Equality did not conform to the team led by Gabriel Milito who continued to press against a visibly worn out.
Anyway, the triumph of Argentinos Juniors just took place at 48 ‘when Matías Romero made the decisive goal.
The Bug agrees for the second time to the semifinals of the Argentine Cup since in 2014 he fell in that instance to Rosario Central.