Tigre trash Union; Arsenal & Argentinos claims wins; Trezeguet nets River winner

Tigre 4 – Union 0 (Argentina Clausura, May 5, 2012) Ezequiel Maggiolo and Carlos Luna scored twice apiece as Tigre thrashed Union Santa Fe 4-0 to put the pressure on Clausura leaders Boca Juniors.

Arsenal Sarandi 3 – Independiente 1 (Argentina Clausura, May 5, 2012) The hosts led 3-0 by half-time thanks to strikes from Guillermo Burdisso and Emilio Zelaya, which sandwiched a Gabriel Milito own goal. Facundo Parra pulled one back after 69 minutes but any hopes of a comeback were killed off with the dismissal of Julian Velazquez three minutes later.

Velez Sarsfield 0 – Argentinos Juniors 2 (Argentina Clausura, May 5, 2012) Santiago Naguel in the 52nd minute and Pablo Hernandez from the spot seven minutes from time got the goals.

River Plate 1 – Gimnasia Jujuy 0(Primera B Nacional, May 5, 2012) David Trezeguet’s barnstorming 68th minute header earned River Plate the points.