Huracan 3 – Velez Sarsfield 0 (Apertura, Decmber 13, 2008) De Federico scored a screamer to break the deadlock, Gonzalez doubled the lead just before the break, and Pastore wrapped up the win with the third.
Estudiantes 1 – River Plate 1 (Apertura, Decmber 13, 2008) Tuzzio gave River the lead only for Boselli to equalise for the hosts. Juan Sebastian Veron, perhaps in his last game for Estudiantes, was sent off towards the end.
Gimnasia J. 1 – Gimnasia LP 1 (Apertura, Decmber 13, 2008) A super strike from Villar gave the visitors a 13th minute lead, which was cancelled out by Montenegro’s equaliser 15 minutes from time.