Newell’s finally broke a 7-game winless streak by taking all 3 points home from Lanús thanks to a Nicolás Castro brace.
Match Highlights: Newell’s earned a draw against Copa de la Liga holders Colón in Santa Fe on 4 September. Facundo Mansilla’s volley for Newell’s was cancelled out by a controversial Facundo Farías penalty in the second half.
Match Preview: Newell’s manager Fernando Gamboa knows more than anyone what it’s like to win a Clásico Rosarino and he’s pledged to use that experience to prepare his team for Sunday’s derby game.
Match Preview: After a dramatic opening day win in which Newell’s came back from two goals down to win 3-2, Fernando Gamboa is expected to reward at least one of his new signings with a starting place.