Friday and Saturday Superliga highlights: Racing hold off Lanús, and Central tonk Olimpo

Friday and Saturday brought seven matches and twenty goals in the sixteenth round of Superliga action. On Friday evening, Estudiantes beat Unión 2-0 in La Plata, before one of the most attractive fixtures of the weekend saw Racing beat Lanús 3-1 in Avellaneda, with Ricardo Centurión again among the scorers. Gabriel Heinze pronounced himself pleased... Continue Reading →


Copa Sudamericana 2018: Colón beat Zamora in qualifying first leg

On Tuesday night, the 2018 Copa Sudamericana got underway, and one of the ties saw Argentina's Colón de Santa Fe visit Venezuelan side Zamora. An early goal from Javier Correa and a late one from Diego Vera gave Colón a 2-0 win to take back to Santa Fe for the second leg, which will be... Continue Reading →

Hand Of Pod episode 280

In the two-hundred and eightieth episode of Hand Of Pod, Andrés and I look back on last weekend's Superliga action - including Nacho Scocco's solo show (and Fernando Quintero's highly impressive debut) for RIver Plate, and Lautaro Martínez's hat trick for Racing, as well as the 1-1 draw between the top two, San Lorenzo and Boca... Continue Reading →

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