Argentines Abroad: Lavezzi & Pastore combine to give PSG a first-leg Champions League win (video)

Tuesday saw the start of the knockout stages of the 2012-13 European Cup, and with it the visit of French mega-spenders Paris Saint-Germain to Valencia. The Argentine connection was strong on both sides - Ever Banega and Tino Costa were involved for Valencia, with Pablo Piatti an unused sub - but it was PSG's who... Continue Reading →

World Cup qualifying: Argentina beat Paraguay at home for first time since 1973 (video)

Friday evening didn't bring any Torneo Inicial matches - those will be played over Saturday, Sunday and Monday - but it did feature a World Cup qualifying match in which Argentina dispatched Paraguay 3-1 in Córdoba with an expertly-finished goal from Ezequiel Lavezzi (flicking it in off his back - a real genius finish), a... Continue Reading →

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