Although Sporting Cristal was able to quickly open the scoring against River Plate, in the duel for date 2 of Group D of the Copa Libertadores, the ‘Millionaire’ team did not sit idly by and went in search of equality. Thus, with this slogan, the 1-1 reached 18, through Nicolás De La Cruz, who finished off with a header to beat goalkeeper Solís’s fence.
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Sporting Cristal vs. River Plate: the previous one
The two teams did not have a desired debut, so they need to keep the three points of the commitment to keep alive the dream of access to the second round of the international championship that, although it has the Argentines as favorites, does not rule out a possible surprise. of the Peruvians.
It should be noted that the last time River Plate and Sporting Cristal met for the Copa Libertadores, the match provided many emotions from start to finish, leaving a 3-1 victory for the Argentines, a result that they will seek to repeat on the pitch of the Monument stadium.
Watch out for a detail, the ‘Millionaire’ team arrives at this match without units in the standings, after losing 3-1 in their visit to The Strongest in Bolivia. The light blues, for their part, repeated the score, but against Fluminense at the National Stadium in Lima.
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