Estudiantes & Independiente flying high in Argentina; River claim 1st win under Cappa

River Plate 2 – Godoy Cruz 1 (Argentinean Clausura, April 17, 2010) River Plate, in the first game under new coach Angel Cappa, rallied from a 1-0 deficit to win 2-1 on a 69th-minute strike by Ariel Ortega and another a minute later by Paulo Ferrari. Federico Higuain had given Godoy Cruz the lead in the 33rd.

Chacarita Juniors 1 – Atletico Tucuman 2 (Argentinean Clausura, April 17, 2010) After six draws and seven losses, last-place Tucuman finally broke its drought with goals from Emanuel Cigliotti and Matias Blanes offsetting Erwin Avalos’ goal for Chacarita.

Banfield 1 – Independiente 3 (Argentinean Clausura, April 17, 2010) Andres Silvera, Leandro Gracian and Leonel Nunez scored for Independiente, while Banfield’s only goal was from Ruben Ramirez.

Tigre 1 – Estudiantes 2 (Argentinean Clausura, April 17, 2010) Alejandro Desabato opened the scoring for Estudiantes in the 9th minute Jose Sosa made it 2-0 in the 26th. Tigre’s scored on an own-goal by Marcos Rojo in the 39th.