2017 Supercopa Argentina

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2017 Supercopa Argentina
Estadio Malvinas Argentinas.JPG
Date14 March 2018
VenueEstadio Malvinas Argentinas, Mendoza
Man of the MatchFranco Armani[1]
RefereePatricio Loustau

The 2017 Supercopa Argentina Final was the 6th edition of the Supercopa Argentina, an annual football match contested by the winners of the Argentine Primera División and Copa Argentina competitions.[2] The match was played at the Estadio Malvinas Argentinas in Mendoza on 14 March 2018.

Boca Juniors and River Plate qualified after winning the 2016–17 Argentine Primera División tournament and the 2016–17 Copa Argentina, respectively.[3] It was the second time in history and first since 1976 that the two most important Argentine clubs face each other in a final match.[4]

River Plate defeated Boca Juniors 2–0 to win their first Supercopa Argentina title.[5]

Qualified teams[edit]

Team Qualification Previous appearances (bold indicates winners)
Boca Juniors 2016–17 Primera División champions 2 (2012, 2015)
River Plate 2016–17 Copa Argentina champions 2 (2014, 2016)



Boca Juniors0–2River Plate
Report Martínez Goal 18' (pen.)
Scocco Goal 70'
Boca Juniors
River Plate
GK 1 Argentina Agustín Rossi
DF 29 Argentina Leonardo Jara Substituted off 72'
DF 2 Argentina Paolo Goltz
DF 6 Argentina Lisandro Magallán
DF 18 Colombia Frank Fabra Yellow card 26'
MF 15 Uruguay Nahitan Nández Yellow card 42'
MF 16 Colombia Wílmar Barrios Yellow card 39'
MF 8 Argentina Pablo Pérez (c) Yellow card 80'
FW 7 Argentina Cristian Pavón
FW 32 Argentina Carlos Tévez Yellow card 88'
FW 10 Colombia Edwin Cardona
GK 1 Argentina Guillermo Sara
DF 3 Argentina Emmanuel Mas
DF 24 Argentina Julio Buffarini
DF 27 Argentina Santiago Vergini
MF 30 Argentina Emanuel Reynoso
FW 17 Argentina Ramón Ábila Substituted in 72'
FW 22 Argentina Oscar Benítez
Argentina Guillermo Barros Schelotto
GK 1 Argentina Franco Armani
DF 29 Argentina Gonzalo Montiel Substituted off 54'
DF 2 Argentina Jonatan Maidana
DF 22 Argentina Javier Pinola Yellow card 39'
DF 3 Uruguay Marcelo Saracchi
MF 24 Argentina Enzo Pérez Substituted off 65'
MF 23 Argentina Leonardo Ponzio (c) Yellow card 9'
MF 26 Argentina Ignacio Fernández Yellow card 48'
MF 10 Argentina Gonzalo Martínez
FW 7 Uruguay Rodrigo Mora
FW 27 Argentina Lucas Pratto Substituted off 67'
GK 25 Argentina Enrique Bologna
DF 28 Argentina Lucas Martínez Quarta
MF 5 Argentina Bruno Zuculini Substituted in 65'
MF 8 Colombia Juan Fernando Quintero
MF 18 Uruguay Camilo Mayada Substituted in 54'
FW 19 Colombia Rafael Santos Borré
FW 32 Argentina Ignacio Scocco Substituted in 67'
Argentina Marcelo Gallardo

Assistant referees:[7]
Yamil Bonfá
Gustavo Rossi
Fourth official:[7]
Fernando Rapallini
Additional assistant referees:[7]
Facundo Tello
Ariel Penel

Match rules

  • 90 minutes.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Seven named substitutes.
  • Maximum of three substitutions.


2017 Supercopa Argentina winners
River Plate
1st Title


  1. ^ "River Plate keeper Franco Armani wears Burger King crown after Super Cup win". ESPN. 15 March 2018.
  2. ^ "Reglamento del Campeonato de Primera División 2016–17" (PDF) (in Spanish). AFA. 18 August 2016.
  3. ^ "River y Boca disputarán la Supercopa Argentina 2017" (in Spanish). Copa Argentina. 9 December 2017.
  4. ^ "Superclásico final 42 años después" (in Spanish). Olé. 9 December 2017.
  5. ^ "River venció a Boca y se consagró en la Supercopa Argentina" (in Spanish). Copa Argentina. 15 March 2018.
  6. ^ "River le gana una final a Boca 42 años después y es campeón de la Supercopa". El País. 15 March 2018.
  7. ^ a b c d "Patricio Loustau será el árbitro de la Supercopa". AFA. 3 March 2018.
  8. ^ "Argentina Supercopa". ESPN (in Spanish). 14 March 2018.