Category Archives: Newell’s Old Boys

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

Posted in 2016-17, Argentine league, Boca Juniors, Estudiantes, Independiente, Newell's Old Boys, Primera A, Racing Club, River Plate, San Lorenzo | Tagged ,

Primera 2016, eighth round: all the goals

There were 52 goals in 15 matches in the eighth round of Primera action, and average of almost three and a half per game, and the high point was another 6-3 away win for Racing, again in the province of Santa … Continue reading

Posted in Goal videos, Huracán, Lanús, Newell's Old Boys, Primera A, Racing Club, Results, River Plate, Rosario Central, Tigre, Vélez Sarsfield | Tagged ,

2016 Primera preview: round 4

The fourth round of Primera División action kicks off on Friday afternoon, and as usual I’ve previewed it for The Bubble. There are a number of attractive games in this round, with the Avellaneda clásico between Independiente and Racing the most obvious … Continue reading

Posted in Boca Juniors, Independiente, Newell's Old Boys, Primera A, Racing Club, River Plate, Rosario Central, San Lorenzo, Vélez Sarsfield | Tagged , ,

2016 Primera, third round: all the goals

The Fútbol Para Todos video of all the goals from the round just gone is still not in HD, for some reason. But fingers crossed this time they don’t decide to lock it after a few hours. It includes all five from … Continue reading

Posted in Boca Juniors, Colón de Santa Fé, Goal videos, Maxi Rodríguez, Newell's Old Boys, Primera A, Results, San Lorenzo, Vélez Sarsfield | Tagged ,

Weekly football preview: round 3

There’s a midweek round of matches in Argentina this Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, and I’m back for The Bubble to preview it, picking out the matches you should definitely make time for, the ones you might want to put on in … Continue reading

Posted in Belgrano de Córdoba, Boca Juniors, Independiente, Newell's Old Boys, Primera A, Racing Club, Rosario Central, Torneo de Transición | Tagged , , , , ,

2016 Primera, second round: all the goals

The second round of matches in this year’s Primera brought only one win for the Big Five – 2-1 for San Lorenzo against Sarmiento. There were fine goals for Atlético Tucumán and Belgrano in their wins over Boca Juniors and … Continue reading

Posted in Belgrano de Córdoba, Boca Juniors, Goal videos, Independiente, Newell's Old Boys, Primera A, Racing Club, Results, River Plate, Rosario Central, San Lorenzo | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Weekly opinion: 2016 Primera preview, part 2

Last week for The Bubble, I wrote the first part of a preview of this year’s Primera championship. This week, with the top flight season starting on Friday, I’ve written the second part of that preview – picking out a few … Continue reading

Posted in Atlético Rafaela, Atlético Tucumán, Lanús, Newell's Old Boys, Primera A, Rosario Central, Season preview, Torneo de Transición, Vélez Sarsfield | Tagged , , , , , ,

Argentine Primera: a just over half term report on all the teams so far

The last ‘short championship’ (as we currently know them at least) of the era is now eleven matches in in Argentina, and with eight games to go I thought it was time to try and get back to posting something … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Torneo de Transición, Argentine football, Arsenal de Sarandí, Atlético Rafaela, Banfield, Belgrano de Córdoba, Boca Juniors, Defensa y Justicia, Estudiantes, Gimnasia, Godoy Cruz, Independiente, Lanús, Newell's Old Boys, Olimpo de Bahía Blanca, Primera A, Quilmes, Racing Club, River Plate, Rosario Central, San Lorenzo, Tigre, Vélez Sarsfield | Tagged , , , , , , ,

¡San Lorenzo campeón! (Video)

Sunday evening saw the 2013 Torneo Inicial come to a close with two matches which saw the only four teams with chances of the title play each other. Leaders San Lorenzo – who started the day with 32 points – … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Torneo Inicial, Goal videos, Lanús, Newell's Old Boys, Primera A, San Lorenzo, Vélez Sarsfield | Tagged , ,

Torneo Inicial: All Boys shock Boca, Newell’s & Arsenal draw and Racing beat awful River (video)

There were four matches on Sunday in the 2013 Torneo Inicial. First, Lanús had their amazing recent run halted by Gimnasia, who scrambled a 0-0 draw out of their visit to El Granate. After that, there was a surprise in La … Continue reading

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