Argentines Abroad: 30th & 31st January 2010

Before we begin, a quick feliz cumpleaños to Gabriel Batistuta, the all-time highest goalscorer in the history of the Argentine national team, who turned forty on Monday. There was no Argentine action from his old team Fiorentina on Sunday (they drew 2-2 away to Cagliari), but a move for his heir in the selección; after... Continue Reading →

Torneos de Verano: River Plate 1 – 1 Boca Juniors – the goals

River Plate and Boca Juniors drew 1-1 in the last clásico of the Torneos de Verano on Sunday night, after which a penalty shootout decided that the Copa Revancha went to River, who won the penalties 3-2. You can watch both goals and the shootout right here. Lucas Viatri headed Boca into the lead after... Continue Reading →

Ischia leaves Boca

That's not much of a news story, I know, but Carlos Ischia has now dotted the 'i's and crossed the 't's on the paperwork that sees his reign as Boca Juniors manager come to an end. He'll say goodbye to the players on Wednesday. Boca's weekend conquerors, meanwhile, got some nice presents on Tuesday from... Continue Reading →

Defensor Sporting 2 – 2 Boca Juniors: the goals

The goals from Thursday night's 2-2 draw in Montevideo between Defensor Sporting of Uruguay and Boca Juniors, in the first leg of the Copa Libertadores last 16, are online now - you can watch them right here. Just read on... Copa Libertadores 2009 last 16, 14th May: Defensor Sporting (URU) 2 - 2 Boca Juniors

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