Going down…?

San Martín de Tucumán will be replacing, rather than joining, their namesakes from San Juan in the Primera A next season. We knew that was looking likely but it was confirmed on Saturday evening after the sanjuaninos lost 3-1 away to Gimnasia y Esgrima de Jujuy, with César Carranza (twice) and Héctor Desvaux getting the... Continue Reading →

Two vital wins

The sixth round of matches in the 2008 Torneo Clausura got underway on Friday with two vital wins for sides at opposite ends of the table. Estudiantes kept their early-season title push on track with a 3-2 win at home to San Martín, whilst earlier Central had travelled to fellow relegation strugglers Olimpo in a... Continue Reading →

Three points of gold

It's been a relatively low-scoring weekend so far in Primera A, with Newell's squeezing past Banfield and the 0-0 in Avellaneda cancelling out Vélez's 3-1 win over Gimnasia in Pedro Larraqui's first game in charge. And then came San Martín vs. Gimnasia de Jujuy, a match both sides desperately needed to win. San Martín went... Continue Reading →

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