Tag Archives: Lanús

Primera 2016, round 12: all the goals

The round of clásicos was by a long way the lowest-scoring weekend in an otherwise goal-packed championship, but there were some goals, including a superb free kick from Santiago García for Godoy Cruz against San Martín in the wine region derby, … Continue reading

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Weekly opinion: 2016 Primera preview, part 2

Last week for The Bubble, I wrote the first part of a preview of this year’s Primera championship. This week, with the top flight season starting on Friday, I’ve written the second part of that preview – picking out a few … Continue reading

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Hand Of Pod 95: The Pope is a San Lorenzo fan, Lanús still lead the way & more

In the ninety-fifth episode of Hand Of Pod, Sam, English Dan and Joel toast the world’s first Latin American pontiff with a fernet (mate in Joel’s case) even though none of us are Catholic, and discuss what his installment in … Continue reading

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Copa Libertadores 2012: Argentina’s challengers

Tuesday night sees Arsenal de Sarandí get the ball rolling in the first match of the 2012 Copa Libertadores, which is being played as this post goes online because I hadn’t realised it kicked off so early in the evening. … Continue reading

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Apertura 2011: Boca top the table, Estudiantes beat Argentinos in a thriller & more (video)

I’ve got all the videos from the weekend’s 2011 Torneo Apertura action for you at once today, due in part to laziness and in part to business over the weekend (round eight will be played in midweek, which has meant … Continue reading

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Hand Of Pod 33: Argentina v Brazil mini-preview, Ramón Díaz comes in at Independiente & more

The thirty-third episode of Hand Of Pod goes online just before the first leg of the double-header between Argentina’s and Brazil’s ‘domestic international’ teams, and Sam, Dan and Dan look at what Alejandro Sabella might reveal in these matches. We … Continue reading

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Independiente win with a caretaker boss (video)

Wednesday night saw two big matches in Argentina: Independiente vs San Martín de San Juan, left over from the first round of the Torneo Apertura due to Independiente’s pre-season trip to Japan, and Godoy Cruz vs Lanús in the second … Continue reading

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Hand Of Pod 29: Alejandro Sabella’s first Argentina squad(s), and the Apertura begins

The twenty-ninth episode of Hand Of Pod is, as the milkmaid said to the parson, quite a whopper. That’s largely because Sam, Australian Dan and Seba have not one but two rounds of Torneo Apertura matches to look back on, … Continue reading

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San Martín and River Plate start life in their new divisions with wins (video)

Tuesday evening saw the continuation of the second round the 2011 Torneo Apertura in the Primera División, and the conclusion of the first round of matches in the Nacional B (second round). San Martín de San Juan beat Tigre 2-1, … Continue reading

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River in the relegation playoff as Olimpo send Quilmes down

A dramatic afternoon’s action in the Primera División has left Quilmes relegated, Gimnasia La Plata and Huracán having to play a tie-breaker to decide who goes down and who gets a crack at the relegation playoff, and River Plate in … Continue reading

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