Schurrer leaves Argentinos after defeat to Arsenal; Estudiantes & San Lorenzo draw (video)

Friday night brought the beginning of the third round of Torneo Final 2013 action, and the end of Gabriel Schurrer's very brief spell in charge of Argentinos Juniors. After one draw and six defeats, the manager stepped down/was pushed [delete as applicable] following a 2-1 loss at home to Arsenal de Sarandí. Later on, San... Continue Reading →

Apertura 2011: Boca thrash Unión and champions Vélez get their first win (video)

The second round of matches in the 2011 Torneo Apertura began on Monday with an easy away win for Arsenal de Sarandí against newly-promoted Atlético Rafaela, and concluded with Boca Juniors' first 4-0 win in nearly a year and a half, against Unión de Santa Fe. In between, Vélez Sarsfield brushed aside Banfield 3-0, and... Continue Reading →

Ayala has an unhappy debut

Former selección captain Roberto Ayala returned to Argentine league action after a decade and a half in Europe on Sunday, making his debut for Racing with great things expected of him. Unfortunately, the same poor form and lack of pace that saw him fall down the pecking order to Real Zaragoza saw to his team's... Continue Reading →

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