Clausura: Godoy Cruz recover, Tigre thump Colón (video)

Godoy Cruz recovered from their 4-1 mauling at the hands of Arsenal de Sarandí last weekend by beating Newell's Old Boys 3-1 in Rosario on Friday night to move back into contention in the Torneo Clausura. On Saturday, Quilmes failed to win for the first time in a while - but still got a lateish... Continue Reading →

Boca & Independiente draw a blank, and Lanús go fifth (video)

Monday evening's matches in the 2011 Torneo Clausura ended with Lanús fifth in the table, and Boca Juniors and Independiente getting a 1-1 draw in La Bombonera that won't really satisfy either team. Martín Palermo scored for Boca and youngster Lucas Villafáñez equalised for Independiente in the clásico. In Santa Fe, Leandro Díaz scored the... Continue Reading →

In the sixteenth episode of Hand Of Pod, Sam, Dan and Dan discuss the weekend's footballing action in Argentina, which included a hat trick at La Bombonera from a visiting forward you may never have heard of, a double strike from - are you sitting down? - Cristian 'Fat Fab' Fabbiani, and of course the... Continue Reading →

Clausura: Quilmes finally win (video)

It's taken them fully ten matches, but at long last Quilmes have managed to win a game of football in 2011. Inevitably, it was against Newell's Old Boys, a team so rubbish Quilmes have subsequently leapfrogged them into 19th place in the Torneo Clausura table, leaving Newell's rock bottom. Bernardo Romeo scored twice for the... Continue Reading →

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