Argentine relegation 2011: Huracán down & River hang by a thread (video)

Wednesday saw two key clashes in the relegation struggle in Argentina's Primera División. First, in La Bombonera, Huracán and Gimnasia La Plata faced off in a one-match, winner-takes-all (or rather, loser-gets-nothing) tie-breaker to decide who was relegated and who gets another chance in the relegation playoff. This was because both ended 2010-11 on exactly the... Continue Reading →

Clausura: River back to winning ways, Lanús thrash Racing (video)

River Plate got back to winning ways after two weekends of dropped points on Saturday evening, hosting Newell's Old Boys and beating them 2-1 with two goals from - I hope you're sitting down - Leandro Caruso, who was only playing due to Mariano Pavone's injury, and who hadn't scored in nearly a year and... Continue Reading →

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