Wednesday Superliga highlights: San Lorenzo beat Independiente to go second

As I posted last night, San Lorenzo got a 1-0 away win over Independiente on Wednesday evening, thanks to a Rubén Botta goal, which took them second in the Superliga. They now sit eight points behind Boca Juniors, with eighteen to play for. When I wrote last night's post, the Superliga YouTube channel still hadn't... Continue Reading →


Highlights: Racing get a draw in Chile, Boca edge out Junior and San Lorenzo beat Independiente in the Superliga

There have been four midweek games so far involving Argentine sides. One was in the Superliga on Wednesday night, with Independiente hosting San Lorenzo in the game left over from earlier this year due to Independiente's involvement in the Recopa Sudamericana. In that match, which saw Fabricio Bustos red carded for the hosts, a 14th... Continue Reading →

Argentina 2-0 Italy: highlights

On Friday, Argentina beat Italy 2-0 in a friendly in Manchester, thanks to goals from Éver Banega and Manuel Lanzini – the West Ham United playmaker's first goal for his country, in his third cap. It wasn't a perfect performance, but it left Jorge Sampaoli more satisfied than not, and several players – including Willy Caballero, Fabricio... Continue Reading →

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