To begin with, the elementary: the times they faced each other. They were 156, with a scale that clearly favors the Academy, winner of 75 of those duels; the Globe won 35. In the first face-to-face, in 1914, the Avellaneda team won 4-1 in local condition.
Currently, Racing has not lost in the Cylinder against this adversary for 10 years. His last fall in President Peron had been 1-4, by the second date of the Closing Tournament 2009, at the hands of that team of Angel Cappa that shone to the rhythm of tiki tiki and finished runner-up of Velez. Matias De Federico (on two occasions), Federico Nieto and Javier Pastore, marked that the goal of Juan Manue Llop's Acade had been Matias "El Chaco" Martinez. That Racing formed with Campagnuolo; Franco Sosa, Franco Peppino, Matias Martinez, Jose Shaffer; Lucas Castroman, Claudio Yacob, Juan Carlos Falcon, Adrian Lucero; Pablo Luguercio and Ruben Ramirez.
The last two falls of Racing
After that defeat, the next meeting, in Tomas Duco, He also won the Globe: it was 3-1, at the 2009 Opening, on the seventh date. The goals were scored by Filipetto, Diaz, Toranzo (Huracan) and Grazzini (Racing). Since that fall, the last one, The Academy was measured again with this opponent eight times, with five wins and three equalities.
In the past two matches, both played on the same court that will be the stage this afternoon, Racing celebrated. And with the peculiarity that Lisandro Lopez scored in both. In the 2017-2018 Supelriga, on date 14, the Acade scored 4-0, thanks to the shout of Licha and the Lautaro Martinez triplet. In the most immediate antecedent, on February 3 of this year, in the 2018-2019 Super League, those of Avellaneda won 3-1. The goals were made by Lisandro, Jonatan Cristaldo and Leonardo Sigali. The first two will start today in the lead, while the defender will remain absent because he recovers from a grade two lesion in the medial collateral ligament of the left knee.