Inicial 2013: River leave it late to snatch a win, Newell’s extend their lead & Boca win at a canter (video)

There were five matches on Sunday in the Torneo Inicial, and with kickoffs staggered very strangely even by AFA standards it was impossible to watch all of them in their entirety. None ended in draws, and only one was an away win - the last game of the weekend, as River Plate scrambled a late... Continue Reading →

Rolle ruins Riquelme’s return, & a fan dies at Vélez

Sunday's matches in the 2011 Torneo Clausura were overshadowed by tragedy, as death returned to the stadia of Argentina's top flight. Ramón Aramayo, a 36-year-old fan (I would like to stress, not a barra brava), got involved in a struggle whilst passing through a routine security check on the way into Vélez Sarsfield vs San... Continue Reading →

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