Boca beat River in a pre-season SuperClasico

River Plate 1 – Boca Juniors 2 (Torneos De Verano, January 24, 2009) Despite Boca losing Sebastian Battaglia in the 32nd minute, the visitors recorded a significant victory over rivals River Plate. Gustavo Cabral put River ahead after a series of rebounds in the Boca area. Boca were not behind for long, Jesus Datolo levelling and Datolo completed the turnaround with a second half penalty.