Buenos Aires, Argentina: Boca Juniors scored two late goals to beat Tigre 2-1 on Sunday and move within two points of the lead in Argentina's first division.
Leandro Paredes equalized in the 84th minute and defender Daniel Diaz got the winner two minutes into injury time at La Bombonera.
Newell's Old Boys stayed top with a 1-1 draw on Saturday against San Lorenzo. Newell's improved to 29 with San Lorenzo and Boca on 27 with four rounds remaining in the first-half championship.
Like many Latin American countries, Argentina splits it season into two parts.
Also on Sunday, Belgrano defeated Colon 2-0 with both goals from Cesar Pereyra.