Boca Juniors end winless run with 3-0 rout of Barracas-Xinhua

Boca Juniors end winless run with 3-0 rout of Barracas

Source: Xinhua

Editor: huaxia

2023-04-02 09:21:15

BUENOS AIRES, April 1 (Xinhua) -- Boca Juniors scored three first-half goals as they ended a three-game winless run with a 3-0 victory at Barracas Central in Argentina's Primera Division on Saturday.

Agustin Datalo gifted the visitors the lead by turning the ball into his own net and Luca Langoni doubled the advantage with a cool finish after Sebastian Villa's cross.

Guillermo Fernandez made it 3-0 with a left-footed finish after combining with Dario Benedetto on the stroke of halftime.

The result leaves Boca with 14 points from nine games, five points behind leaders River Plate. Barracas are 21st in the 28-team standings, five points further back.

In other Primera Division fixtures on Saturday, Racing Club secured a 2-1 home win over Huracan and Independiente drew 0-0 at San Lorenzo.