Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 3/11/13
Ex-France international David Trezeguet and Leonardo Ponzio scored first-half goals as River Plate beat Colon 2-1 on Sunday to move into first place in Argentina's first division after five rounds. Trezeguet scored from close range in the 12th minute and Ponzio increased the lead to 2-0 in the 34th with a right-foot shot from inside the area. Emmanuel Gigliotti pulled a goal back for Colon in the 75th, but River held on for the win. Nicolas Castro drove in a right-foot shot from the edge of the area in the 57th minute as Godoy Cruz secured a 1-0 victory on Friday against Independiente to move into second spot, one point behind River, while Boca Juniors drew 1-1 with Atletico de Rafaela. Atletico de Faraela took the lead against Boca Juniors through Juan Eluchans' 27th-minute penalty. Santiago Silva missed a chance to draw Boca level when he struck the bar from a penalty in first-half stoppage time, but Nicolas Blandi headed in at the far post from Sebastian Palacios' cross to eq...
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