Libertadores 2013: Boca and Arsenal make it four wins out of four for Argentina this week

In the week in which Argentina gained its first Pope (because the country's collective ego clearly wasn't already large enough), Argentine sides won four of the four matches they played in the Copa Libertadores. Tuesday saw Newell's Old Boys and Vélez Sarsfield get wins, whilst Thursday saw Boca Juniors and Arsenal de Sarandí claim three... Continue Reading →

Libertadores: Tigre grab a last-gasp win & Boca lose at home again (video)

Wednesday and Thursday brought three more games involving Argentine sides in the Copa Libertadores, with mixed fortunes. On Wednesday night Tigre hosted Brazilian Serie B side Palmeiras (relegated last season, but playing in the Libertadores thanks to winning the Copa Brasil), and after weathering a storm late on they grabbed a winner with the very... Continue Reading →

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