Goals galore as Central down Newell’s in the clásico, Boca draw away to Godoy Cruz & more (video)

Saturday's and Sunday's matches in the Torneo Inicial brought no fewer than twenty goals in seven matches - in fact, twenty goals in six matches, since River Plate v Belgrano ended goalless thanks largely to the incredible profligacy, yet again, of River's forwards. Earlier on Sunday, Rosario Central had shocked league leaders Newell's Old Boys... Continue Reading →

El Aniversario Del Parque

The talk this week is all about the preparations for Saturday's World Cup qualifying match against Colombia, inevitably, so rather than bore you with talk of superstar players (and Gabriel Heinze) running round a field in Buenos Aires Province, HEGS is taking a trip down memory lane today. Tuesday saw the 35th anniversary of an... Continue Reading →

Central leave it late

The clásico rosarino was led by Newell's Old Boys for most of the game, in the stadium of their bitterest rivals courtesy of a rocket of a strike from Mauro Fórmica, but after missing chances to double their lead, Roberto Sensini's boys let Emilio Zelaya grab a leveller for Central with just ten minutes remaining.... Continue Reading →

Newell’s get revenge

Newell's Old Boys got revenge on Rosario Central in the Rosario derby on Saturday, beating them 1-0 to get even after they lost the Apertura clásico by the same scoreline in their own stadium. El Gigante del Arroyito hosted a match in which the visitors were more intelligent and created more chances, which was settled... Continue Reading →

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