Category Archives: Boca Juniors

Weekend Primera preview: 2016-17 round 12

Welcome back to my humble blog, everyone! Budget tightening at The Bubble means that I’ll be writing for them less frequently for a few months, and the main victim of that decision is my weekly Friday article in which I … Continue reading

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Boca Juniors v River Plate April 2016: three links to watch on

Boca Juniors host River Plate in the centrepiece of this weekend’s round of clásicos in Argentina, and it’s being shown in Argentina on three TV channels – meaning you’ve got three official streams to choose from. The game kicks off at … Continue reading

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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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2016 Primera, seventh round: all the goals

I’m a couple of days late posting up this video, but here are all the goals from last weekend’s Primera División action, which saw Lanús’ unbeaten record ended by Racing and considerably more surprisingly, Rosario Central’s unbeaten start come crashing … Continue reading

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River Plate v Boca Juniors: some links to watch on

The new television situation for the Primera in Argentina means three different channels are showing the superclásico this afternoon (in case you stumble on this page in months or even years’ time, this is the 6th March, 2016 superclásico I’m talking about). … Continue reading

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Primera 2016 preview: round 6

The sixth round of the 2016 Torneo de Transición is upon us, and it’s a big one, because on Sunday River Plate host Boca Juniors in the superclásico. It will be Guillermo Barros Schelotto’s second match in charge of Boca, as … Continue reading

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Fortnightly opinion: Guillermo Barros Schelotto joins Boca Juniors

Following Rodolfo Arruabarrena’s sacking as Boca Juniors manager on Monday, the club wasted little time appointing a successor, and on Tuesday Guillermo Barros Schelotto was confirmed in charge of the league and Copa Argentina champions. In my latest opinion piece … Continue reading

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Rodolfo Arruabarrena sacked by Boca Juniors

On Monday, following Sunday evening’s 1-0 defeat away to Racing and with a Copa Libertadores group game at home to the same opponents and next weekend’s superclásico away to River Plate coming up, Boca Juniors sacked their manager, Rodolfo Arruabarrena. Four … Continue reading

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2016 Primera preview: round 5

A new round of Primera División action begins tonight – albeit tonight’s matches aren’t themselves the most attractive of the weekend. As ever, I’m back for The Bubble, previewing the weekend and highlighting the matches you should definitely make sure not … Continue reading

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