Clausura: Banfield beat All Boys, and trouble in Rosario (video)

Saturday's two games in the Torneo Clausura turned into only one game, thanks to a firefight outside Newell's Old Boys' ground in Rosario which left one policeman wounded. The gunfight was between members of Newell's barra brava, and it's not known at the moment when the match will be rescheduled for - San Lorenzo president... Continue Reading →

Clausura: River still in trouble, Vélez slip up (video)

The weekend's games in the 2011 Torneo Clausura have left things very tight at the top of the Clausura table, thanks to Tigre's home victory over league leaders Vélez Sarsfield. Vélez rested a lot of their first-choice players ahead of Thursday night's Copa Libertadores semi-final second leg, and suffered for it in a 2-1 loss.... Continue Reading →

Clausura: Olimpo & Independiente wins pile pressure onto River Plate (video)

Saturday's games in the 2011 Torneo Clausura saw relegation-threatened pair Olimpo and Independiente both win their matches. Olimpo's win over Argentinos Juniors, in particular, shifts the pressure to one of Argentina's giants, River Plate, who go into Sunday's clásico against San Lorenzo needing a win to avoid finishing the weekend in the relegation playoff places. Independiente... Continue Reading →

For the 20th episode of Hand Of Pod, Sam, Dan, Dan and Seba welcome special guest Asli Pelit to the show. Asli's a Turkish TV presenter who was at La Bombonera to see Boca Juniors beat River Plate 2-0 in Sunday's superclásico, and as well as giving us her impressions of that game, she also... Continue Reading →

Clausura: Vélez extend their lead (video)

Vélez Sarsfield extended their lead in the Torneo Clausura to four points over second-placed Godoy Cruz on Monday night with a comfortable 2-0 win over Banfield in Liniers. With the first team recovering from last Thursday's high-altitude long-distance trip to Quito in the Copa Libertadores, and preparing for the first leg of their quarter-final against... Continue Reading →

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