Report & Highlights: In a match dominated by VAR, Newell’s came away with a point in the first home game of the new season despite losing Cristian Lema to a red card.
Germán Burgos watched on as his Newell’s Old Boys side imploded in the Copa Argentina, going down to 9 men and suffering defeat to Mario Sciacqua’s Sarmiento in the neutral Estadio Único in San Nicolás.
Germán Burgos picked up consecutive wins as manager of Newell’s Old Boys in the Copa de la Liga for the first time thanks to a 2-0 victory for La Lepra at home to Patronato on Saturday night.
Newell’s Old Boys have finally won a game. It may have taken 4 months, 106 days to be exact, but at the fourth time of asking, Germán Burgos takes three points and remains an unbeaten manager since taking over at the Estadio Marcelo Bielsa a month ago