Sun & Mon roundup: River get late win, Vélez thrash Rafaela & Independiente finally win at home (video)

Sunday and Monday in the 2013 Torneo Inicial brought ten goals in the Primera - but only half of them were spread over Sunday's five matches. The other five all came on Monday night, when Vélez Sarsfield claimed a 4-1 victory over Atlético de Rafaela. On Sunday, there were 0-0 draws in Quilmes v Lanús... Continue Reading →


Inicial 2013: Gimnasia leave it (24 hours) late, but beat Colón (video)

The 2013 Torneo Inicial's seventh week came to a delayed end on Tuesday evening with the match between Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata and Colón de Santa Fe, which had been delayed by 24 hours due to heavy rain across the Río de La Plata region and an inundated pitch drainage system in El Bosque,... Continue Reading →

There's only one topic for this week's Hand Of Pod, and we make no apologies for that. Dan, Dan, Seba and River fan Sam try to make some sense of what none of us quite thought would come to pass: the news that River Plate endured the worst day in their 110-year history on Saturday,... Continue Reading →

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