Boca Juniors smack Arsenal for four; Godoy hit Tigre for six to go top; Estudiantes & Argentinos win

Boca Juniors 4 – Arsenal 0 (Clausura, April 12, 2010) Struggling Boca Juniors picked up just their third win of the season as they hammered Arsenal. Veteran striker Martin Palermo (2), Cristian Chavez and Juan Riquelme getting the goals.

Godoy Cruz 6 – Tigre 2 (Clausura, April 12, 2010) Rodrigo Salinas Dorantes scored a hat-trick as Godoy Cruz moved to the top of the Argentina Clausura with a 6-2 hammering of Tigre. Francisco Dutari, Daniel Vega and Leonardo Sigali got the other goals for the home side with Leandro Lazzaro and a Zelman Garcia own goal proving mere consolation for the visitors.

Estudiantes 4 – Racing Club 0 (Clausura, April 12, 2010)  Estudiantes, without suspended captain Juan Sebastian Veron but with a fine midfield performance from Jose Sosa, crushed struggling Racing Club 4-0 to join Independiente in joint second place. Sosa scored the first, laid on the second for defender Clemente Rodriguez in the opening half hour and former Racing striker Leandro Gonzalez, in for the injured Mauro Boselli, added two, one in each half.

Argentinos Juniors 3 – Colon 1 (Clausura, April 12, 2010) Argentinos moved up to second place with a 3-1 victory over Colon. Nestor Ortigoza, Jose Calderon and Ismael Sosa had put Juniors 3-0 up before Jonathan Bauman got a late goal back for the visitors.