Clausura: River miss a chance to pull clear, Palermo scores as Boca draw (video)

Sunday's Torneo Clausura matches saw Martín Palermo draw level with San Lorenzo legend José Sanfilippo as joint fifth highest scorer in Argentine league history, with 227 league goals (he'll need four in his final two games if he's going to level Manuel Pelegrina in fourth though). It was a brilliant long ranger in Boca's 2-2... Continue Reading →


Clausura 2011: round 17 fixtures

This weekend, no issues can be resolved, but a lot might become a little clearer. Two of the title-chasers meet on Monday, when Vélez Sarsfield, licking their wounds from their Copa Libertadores semi-final elimination, host Godoy Cruz. Gimnasia and Racing play in La Plata on Saturday, with Huracán desperately needing to get a win at... Continue Reading →

Torneo Clausura 2011: round 15 fixtures

This weekend brings another clásico for River Plate, who take on San Lorenzo on Sunday in the Monumental. Boca Juniors, flush from the success of last Sunday's superclásico win, travel to Sarandí to take on Arsenal. An English club of that name have, according to Fox Sports Noticias, just signed 'Ricky' Álvarez from Vélez Sarsfield; he and... Continue Reading →

Torneo Clausura: round 14 fixtures

The fourteenth round of the the 2011 Torneo Clausura has arrived, and that, of course, means it's superclásico time. Don't forget the Hand Of Pod preview episode. There are nine other games taking place this weekend though - or rather eight. Colón vs Huracán was supposed to be going on as I type, but has... Continue Reading →

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