Estudiantes go top

Estudiantes de La Plata joined Rosario Central at the top of the Torneo Apertura standings on Friday night after the South American champions cruised to victory over still-hapless Huracán and Central lost their 100% winning record with a 0-0 bore against third-placed Banfield. Estudiantes beat Huracán 4-1 in Parque Patricios to move level with Central... Continue Reading →

Party pooping

Huracán won the match against Estudiantes which marked the 100th anniversary of their founding on Saturday, but the big day was tragically overshadowed when three of their fans were shot - probably by members of the barra brava of their local rivals San Lorenzo - as their coach returned to Parque Patricios after the match... Continue Reading →

A slim advantage

With two matches remaining of the 2008 Torneo Clausura, River Plate edged narrowly ahead of Estudiantes in the table, and with the opening of a two-point gap at the top of the table they can keep alive their dream of claiming a first trophy in four years, in Diego Simeone's first campaign in charge. River... Continue Reading →

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