Velez Sarsfield missed the chance to Fifa 15 Coins go the surface of the fledgling Primera Division standings after they were held into a goalless draw at Newell’s Old Boys on Monday.
Victory for Velez can have seen them join Estudiantes, Rosario Central and Boca Juniors towards the top of the table because the only sides to win their first three games of the season.
Victory by three goals or more would’ve seen Miguel Angel Russo’s side claim the outright lead, but a goalless encounter at the Estadio Marcelo Bielsa means Velez are fourth with seven points accrued off their first three fixtures.
Newell’s are 15th within the 30-team division after picking up four points off their three games.
Sarmiento and Aldosivi continue to be looking for their first victory on the campaign after playing out a 2-2 draw.
Gervasio Nunez gave Sarmiento charge midway with the first half, but two goals in quick succession from Cesar Carranza Cheap FIFA Coins and Jose Sand (74) put Aldosivi 2-1 ahead late within the last half. But Sarmiento earned a share from the spoils when Hector Cuevas scored in the penalty spot with 10-20 minutes left.
Elsewhere, the experience between Banfield and Colon Santa Fe ended goalless.