Copa Libertadores: group stage review and knockout preview

A very quick plug: those who read it regularly will already be aware, but for those who don't, you'll find an article by me on ESPN's Soccernet reviewing the talking points from the group action in this year's Copa Libertadores and looking forward to the knockout ties, which got underway this week. It takes a... Continue Reading →


Clausura ’09: Round 13 fixtures

In Ricardo Caruso Lombardi's world, Vélez Sársfield vs Racing this weekend is a title-deciding match. Since he took over at the Avellaneda club they have, incredibly, picked up the same number of points as the current league leaders. Something's got to give on Saturday. Elsewhere there are clásicos in the Nuevo Gasómetro (whose predecessor, the... Continue Reading →

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