He had never scored 6 goals outside the country. Gallardo’s team continues to break records.
River got 6-0 against Binational the biggest win in its history for glasses as a visitor. It was at the same time the first time in which he scored six goals in an international match outside the country. Yes: everything was achieved by Marcelo Gallardo’s team, who in March of this year had also achieved a mark to remember precisely against the same Peruvian team, 8-0.
Under the leadership of Doll, River had its best result as a visitor when it beat 4-0 at Trujillanos of Venezuela in the 2006 Copa Libertadores. That February 25 the goals were scored Ivan Alonso in duplicate, Leonardo Pisculichi and Fought González.
This Tuesday, September 22, was the 253rd away game in international matches, from the old Rio de la Plata cups, the famous Ricardo Aldao Cup with the Uruguayans, to this Libertadores.
Only twice had he managed to score 5 goals. The first, before Peñarol on March 20, 1937. In 1936, the already Millionaire he won the Championship Cup and later played a match with San Lorenzo for the Gold Cup of the new AFA, which by winning 4-2 allowed him to play the Aldao Cup with the Uruguayan champion. In Montevideo, he won 5-1 with two goals from Bernabé Ferreyra and Adolfo Pedernera, and one of Carlos Peucelle, all club glories.
The second was in the 2002 Libertadores. On March 21, before the Tulua of Colombia, won 5-2, with two goals from Alejandro Domínguez, and one each of Matias Lequi, Ariel Ortega and Martín Demichelis.
Since the Confederación Sudamericana de Fútbol (formerly CSF and now Conmebol) began organizing international matches, River had won three times 4-0 outside the country. The first in the 1967 Libertadores, on October 31, Bolivia, at the height of La Paz, with goals two goals from Oscar Mas, and one of Daniel Onega and Luis Cubilla.
The second time and prior to 4-0 a Trujillanos, went with Galician American from coach: 4-0 a Cerro Porteño in Asunción, with two goals from Juan Pablo Angel, and one from Pablo Aimar and Javier Saviola.
All the goals were left behind in time. For this River de Gallardo that continues to make history.