Boca defeats Rosario 2-1 with second-half goals
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Mariano Echeverria and Leandro Marin scored in the second half as Boca Juniors defeated Rosario Central 2-1 on Sunday in Argentina’s first division.
Jose Valencia scored for Rosario in the 44th minute before Boca rallied to win at the Bombonera stadium in Buenos Aires.
The victory boosted Boca to 17 points from 11 matches, behind leader River Plate with 22.
Boca coach Rodolfo Arruabarrena says “we can’t be satisfied playing like this, we must give much more.”
In other Sunday results, Independiente drew 1-1 with Defensa and Justicia, and Rafaela and Banfield drew 2-2.
In other results in the 11th round: Estudiantes 0, Racing Club 4; Belgrano 1, Quilmes 1; Velez Sarsfield 4, Olimpo 1; Lanus 3, Godoy Cruz 3; Tigre 1, Gimnasia 0.