Tevez dou­ble leads Boca to derby win over River Plate

Kuwait Times - - SPORTS -

BUENOS AIRES:

Car­los Tevez scored twice as Boca Ju­niors de­feated bit­ter ri­vals River Plate 4-2 to win the Cla­sico of Ar­gen­tine foot­ball on Sun­day in a tense en­counter at the Es­ta­dio Mon­u­men­tal.

Boca took the lead af­ter 13 min­utes through striker Wal­ter Bou from a fine pass by Tevez. But 20 min­utes later, River Plate were level thanks to a goal from Se­bas­tian Dri­uzzi. Lu­cas Alario gave River the lead just be­fore the break while Tevez brought Boca level at 2-2 on the hour mark. Tevez hit his team’s third af­ter 81 min­utes with Ri­cardo Cen­tu­rion slot­ting in the fourth in in­jury time. —AFP

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