Those who are already avid readers of world football website In Bed With Maradona will probably have noticed that it's relaunched this week, and I'm pleased to say that relaunch has prompted to contribute something for them again. It's an article on just why I love the Copa Libertadores group stages so much, and you'll find... Continue Reading →

Arsenal 0 – 0 Chivas

Arsenal played their quarter-final first leg in the Copa Sudamericana on Wednesday night, looking to bounce back from their first home defeat in over a year to Lanús on Sunday. They didn return to winning ways, but they did at least not lose, and nor did they give Chivas any away goals. They did miss... Continue Reading →

Two down, two left

 That's the situation for Argentine clubs in the Copa Sudamericana following last night's second leg in Morumbí, where Sao Paulo gained revenge for last year's Recopa defeat with a 1-0 win over Boca Juniors which puts the Libertadores champions out in the first round proper. Aloísio scored the game's only goal, and the Brazilians are... Continue Reading →

Tricky decisions

The managers at Argentina's two biggest clubs have some complication selection issues going into this week's Copa Sudamericana return legs. Boca Juniors, who won the first leg of their tie against Sao Paulo 2-1 but conceded a last minute away goal which will make for very tricky business in Morumbí on Wednesday night, have seen... Continue Reading →

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