Category Archives: Arsenal de Sarandí

2016 Primera, eleventh round: all the goals

The goals from the eleventh round of action in the 2016 Primera División are right here for your enjoyment, including Atlético Tucumán legend Luis Rodríguez’s hundredth career goal, all the goals from Boca Juniors’ 4-1 thrashing of Aldosivi and a … Continue reading

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Primera 2016 preview: round 9

The ninth round of Primera action is almost upon us, and as ever I’ve previewed it for The Bubble. Defensa y Justicia v Arsenal de Sarandí might not be a proper clásico but it could well be an interesting match all the … Continue reading

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Person of the weekend: referee Germán Delfino – a pioneer of video technology?

The new 30-team Primera División is now eight weeks old in Argentina and, if nothing else, it’s proving so far that if you increase by 50% the number of top flight matches each weekend, you’re going to get a bump … Continue reading

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Argentine Primera: a just over half term report on all the teams so far

The last ‘short championship’ (as we currently know them at least) of the era is now eleven matches in in Argentina, and with eight games to go I thought it was time to try and get back to posting something … Continue reading

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Friday night football: starting where the Torneo Inicial left off?

Friday evening’s matches brought one draw – a 0-0 between Vélez Sarsfield and Tigre in front of an empty stadium in Liniers – and two home wins; 1-0 to Estudiantes against Arsenal de Sarandí, and more surprisingly, 2-0 to Olimpo … Continue reading

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Torneo Inicial: All Boys shock Boca, Newell’s & Arsenal draw and Racing beat awful River (video)

There were four matches on Sunday in the 2013 Torneo Inicial. First, Lanús had their amazing recent run halted by Gimnasia, who scrambled a 0-0 draw out of their visit to El Granate. After that, there was a surprise in La … Continue reading

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Inicial 2013: Arsenal go (temporarily) top after a low-scoring Friday (video)

There were three matches in the Torneo Inicial on Friday, and only three goals. First, Arsenal de Sarandí got a 1-0 win over Godoy Cruz which took them top of the league on goal difference ahead of Newell’s Old Boys, … Continue reading

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Inicial 2013: four goals but no winners from Saturday’s two matches (video)

Saturday featured just two matches in the Primera División, and both ended in 1-1 draws following late goals. First up, Olimpo were held by Belgrano in Bahía Blanca, shooting themselves in the foot after taking the lead with just twelve … Continue reading

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Inicial 2013: Arsenal hold River, Tigre get an overdue win & Boca beat Racing (video)

The seventh round of Torneo Inicial action was due to end this evening, but Gimnasia La Plata’s match against Colón has been postponed by 24 hours as a result of heavy rain in Buenos Aires Province. Sunday’s matches, though, brought … Continue reading

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Torneo Inicial 2013: Godoy Cruz beat Argentinos in relegation clash; Arsenal hold Verón’s Estudiantes (video)

The 2013 Torneo Inicial kicked off on Friday with two matches; Godoy Cruz hosted Argentinos Juniors in Mendoza in a match between two of the sides who begin this season in the biggest danger of the drop, whilst Arsenal de … Continue reading

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