The Vice-President of Xeneize Speaks with Players After Superclassic Defeat
Boca suffered a 2-0 defeat in the Superclassic against River in the Copa de la Liga. Juan Roman Riquelme, the vice-president of the club, was present at the Bombonera but after the match, he decided to visit the dressing room to have a conversation with the players.
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The impromptu meeting lasted for approximately 10 minutes. On his way, the Xeneize idol greeted some of the fans who were in the area. According to ESPN journalist Emiliano Raddi, there is no need to worry about the players being demoralized for the upcoming Copa Libertadores match against Palmeiras.
Boca’s Second Leg Match against Palmeiras in the Copa Libertadores Semifinals
The second leg match will take place on October 5 at the Allianz Parque stadium in San Pablo, starting at 9:30 p.m.
Referees for the Boca-Palmeiras Match
Main referee: Andres Matonte
Assistant 1: Nicolás Tarán
Assistant 2: Martin Soppi
Fourth official: Christian Ferreyra
VAR: Leodan González
AVAR: Antonio Garcia
AVAR 2: Richard Trinidad
Andrés Matonte’s History with Boca
Andrés Matonte is a familiar name among Boca fans. This will be his sixth match officiating for Boca. The record for Boca under his refereeing is as follows: two victories (against Deportivo Pereira and Monagas this year at the Bombonera), one draw (against Racing where Boca advanced on penalties), and two defeats.