Copa Sudamericana: Newell’s take a first-leg lead over Estudiantes

As the clock ticked into stoppage time in El Coloso Del Parque, it looked like Newell's Old Boys vs Estudiantes was going to be scoreless in the Copa Sudamericana second phase first leg. But then youngster Daniel Salvatierra, off the bench for Newell's, robbed the ball from Leandro Benítez, and was brought down in the... Continue Reading →

Quilmes make their point, but All Boys aren’t so lucky

Two of the newly-promoted sides made their Torneo Apertura debuts on Saturday. Quilmes, who finished second in last season's Nacional B, did well; a last minute goal from J.J. Morales meant they claimed a draw at home to Colón, never easy opponents to start against. All Boys played really well, and had the better of... Continue Reading →

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