RIP Pedro Pompilio

As already mentioned by Seba in the comments, Pedro Pompilio, Boca Juniors' president, died unexpectedly on Thursday following a heart attack, aged 58. Pompilio had taken over the presidency of Boca last December, when Mauricio Macri left his post to become Mayor of the City of Buenos Aires. Elections had been due in the new year... Continue Reading →

Boca’s latest two transfer targets

Either the world's going a little bit mad, or Pedro Pompilio is beginning to lose touch with reality a tad. The identities of two players Boca Juniors may currently be considering for the transfer market have been revealed, and they make for surprising reading. Both were born in South America, but that's about the least surprising... Continue Reading →

Back to the future

Pedro Pompilio's time as Boca Juniors president is over. For now. The General Inspection of Justice, which had been looking into the executive committee's decision to ratify Pompilio as Mauricio Macri's successor, ruled late on Tuesday that without elections, there could be no change of president, so the title reverts to Macri, now Mayor of... Continue Reading →

Politicking with Pompilio

Pedro Pompilio isn't a happy man. The Boca Juniors president took over from Mauricio Macri last year and the early stages of his presidency haven't met with entirely universal approval from Boca's fans. Now it's beginning to look like he might have to - shudder - go through an election to confirm his position. Perish... Continue Reading →

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