Superliga Saturday highlights: Vélez claim back to back wins, and Huracán close in on a Libertadores spot

Saturday's Superliga matches brought a second straight win for Gabriel Heinze's Vélez Sarsfield side, thanks to a Lucas Robertone goal with about fifteen minutes to play which saw them beat Banfield in Liniers. Defensa y Justicia claimed a comfortable win over Rosario Central to record a fourth consecutive victory and continue to dream of a... Continue Reading →


Monday Superliga highlights: Defensa edge out Independiente and Colón thrash Patronato

The twenty-fourth round of Superliga matches ended on Monday evening. In the evening game, Colón hosted Patronato, and with two first-half goals from Javier Correa, followed by late strikes from Alan Ruíz and Gustavo Toledo, handed them a 4-0 pasting which is Patronato's second heaviest defeat of their debut top flight season. Later, Defensa y... Continue Reading →

Sampaoli adds five Argentina-based players to his March friendlies squad, including Lautaro Martínez

As expected, on Monday morning the Argentine Football Association published Jorge Sampaoli's final squad list for Argentina's upcoming friendlies against Italy in Manchester on the 23rd, and against Spain in Madrid on the 27th of this month. Having already called up twenty-two players who play their club football abroad, Sampaoli added five 'locals' to the... Continue Reading →

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