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Defensa y Justicia cut gap at top of Superliga Argentina

IANS  |  Buenos Aires 

moved level on points with Superliga Argentina leaders after coming from behind to defeat Argentinos Juniors 2-1 here.

on Monday gave the visitors the lead just before the hour mark before second-half substitute headed in an equaliser, reports

Alexis Castro, who was also introduced late in the match by Sebastian Beccacece, struck the winner in the fourth minute of stoppage time.

The result at the on the southern outskirts of lifted to 42 points from 18 matches with only goal difference separating them from Racing.

Beccacece's men are the only team yet to be defeated in the competition. Meanwhile, Argentinos Juniors are last in the 26-team standings with just 11 points so far.

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First Published: Tue, February 12 2019. 13:08 IST
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