Sporting Cristal vs Talleres – Sporting Cristal plays Talleres in Lima on Wednesday. Argentine has lost six straight road games. They want to halt their losing trend and go to the knockout rounds. Sporting Cristal is doing well in Peru’s first division. They overcame Ayacucho 3-2 at home last Friday. Christofer Gonzales, Christopher Olivares, and Rafael Lutiger gave the hosts a 3-0 halftime lead before Aryan Romani and Nicolas Rayon scored in two minutes. Sporting Cristal has won four of their last five league games and drawn one to sit third in Liga 1, three points behind Melgar.
Roberto Mosquera’s team hasn’t played well in the Copa Libertadores. In four games, they’ve drawn once and lost three. Sporting Cristal’s continental woes are due to their poor final third, where they’ve scored just two goals while conceding six. Los Cerveceros, who are bottom of Group H, must now win their next two games to overtake Universidad Catolica in the Copa Sudamericana qualification race. Talleres beat Sarmiento 1-0 at the Estadio Mario Alberto Kempes to win the Argentine Primera Division.
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Federico Girotti, 22, scored the game-winner with three minutes left after Albiazul had lost two straight league games. Talleres are second in their Copa Libertadores group with seven points from four games. Pedro Caixinha’s club leads Universidad Catolica by three points and needs four points from its last two games to advance. They have only won one of their last eight away games since a 2-1 triumph at Sarmiento on December 4.