Tag Archives: Tigre

Primera 2016, round 12: all the goals

The round of clásicos was by a long way the lowest-scoring weekend in an otherwise goal-packed championship, but there were some goals, including a superb free kick from Santiago García for Godoy Cruz against San Martín in the wine region derby, … Continue reading

Posted in Atlético Rafaela, Goal videos, Godoy Cruz, Lanús, Primera A, Results, San Lorenzo, Tigre, Vélez Sarsfield | Tagged , , , , , ,

Survival in the Primera: who needs what, and how relegation works

With two matches remaining of the 2011 Torneo Clausura, there are six clubs currently fighting to avoid the upper of the two relegation playoff spots in the notorious Promedio, Argentina’s three-season-long, points-average table which is used to decide which sides … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 Torneo Clausura, All Boys, Argentine football, Argentine league, Arsenal de Sarandí, Descenso, Domestic, Fixtures, Football, Football clubs, Independiente, Olimpo de Bahía Blanca, Primera A, River Plate, Tigre | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

Caruso Lombardi almost leaves Tigre amidst controversy

Ricardo Caruso Lombardi came close to stepping down as Tigre manager on Thursday afternoon amid accusations from the club’s Colombian full back Juan Angulo Villegas. If you’ve not heard of Villegas before, don’t feel bad: he arrived in Tigre during … Continue reading

Posted in Argentine football, Argentine league, Football, Football clubs, Football managers, Players, Primera A, Ricardo Caruso Lombardi, Tigre | Tagged , , , , , ,

Torneo Apertura 2009 in review

The Torneo Apertura started in chaos, with no-one sure which TV channels games would be screened on and many finding it so difficult to find just one title contender that Boca Juniors, of all teams, were held up by some … Continue reading

Posted in 2009 Torneo Apertura, Américo Gallego, Angel Cappa, Argentine football, Argentine league, Argentinos Juniors, Banfield, Boca Juniors, Chacarita Juniors, Domestic, Estudiantes, Football, Football clubs, Football managers, Goal videos, Hasta El Gol Siempre, Huracán, Julio César Falcioni, Maxi Moralez, Newell's Old Boys, Players, Primera A, Results, River Plate, Roberto Sensini, San Lorenzo, Tigre, Vélez Sarsfield | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Caruso returns to Tigre; Di Zeo will be out by Christmas

Ricardo Caruso Lombardi confirmed on Wednesday night that he’ll be Diego Cagna’s successor at Tigre, returning to the club whom he took from Primera B into the B Nacional (third to second flight) in 2005. Not such good news from … Continue reading

Posted in 2010 Torneo Clausura, Argentine football, Argentine league, Barra brava, Boca Juniors, Domestic, Fans, Football, Football clubs, Football managers, Football security, La Doce, Pre season, Primera A, Ricardo Caruso Lombardi, Tigre, Violence | Tagged , , , , , , , , ,

Torneo Apertura 2008: The campaign in review

Hopefully all HEGS readers had a good few days off for Christmas (those who had days off for it, at least). After a couple of days away from the keyboard myself (you only need a mouse to play Football Manager), … Continue reading

Posted in 2008 Torneo Apertura, Argentine football, Argentine league, Boca Juniors, Colón de Santa Fé, Domestic, Football, Football awards, Football clubs, Goal videos, Hasta El Gol Siempre, Independiente, José Sand, Lanús, Lucas Viatri, Martín Morel, Newell's Old Boys, Players, Primera A, River Plate, Tigre, Vélez Sarsfield | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

¡Boca Campeón!

In the end it was the most nail-biting of finishes, as Tigre tried and tried to break down Boca’s resistance, but the most incredible of titles wasn’t to be. Boca lost the match, 1-0, to a Leandro Lázzaro header midway … Continue reading

Posted in 2008 Torneo Apertura, Argentine football, Argentine league, Boca Juniors, Carlos Ischia, Diego Cagna, Domestic, Football, Football clubs, Football managers, Goal videos, Primera A, Results, Tigre | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Strong wind blowing

Huracán have continued their upward spiral this weekend, visiting Tigre in Victoria and coming away with a 2-1 victory to make it two wins on the trot and keep them in with a realistic shot at the qualification spots for … Continue reading

Posted in 2008 Torneo Clausura, Argentine football, Argentine league, Argentinos Juniors, Arsenal de Sarandí, Banfield, Boca Juniors, Clásicos, Domestic, Fixtures, Football, Football clubs, Gimnasia, Gimnasia Jujuy, Huracán, Independiente, Olimpo de Bahía Blanca, Primera A, Racing Club, Results, River Plate, Rosario Central, San Lorenzo, San Martín de San Juan, Tigre, Vélez Sarsfield | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , ,

A European roundup, and a couple of pre-season results

Lionel Messi made a return to the starting lineup for Barcelona; Internazionale stumbled at the top of Serie; Carlos Tevez helped take Manchester United through to the 6th round of the FA Cup, whilst Javier Mascherano did likewise for Liverpool, … Continue reading

Posted in Argentine football, Argentine league, Argentines abroad, Argentinos Juniors, Banfield, Carlos Tevez, Diego Cagna, Diego Milito, Domestic, Esteban Cambiasso, Fernando Gago, Football, Football clubs, Football managers, International football, Javier Mascherano, Javier Zanetti, Lionel Messi, Newell's Old Boys, Pablo Aimar, Players, Pre season, Primera A, Results, Tigre, Transfers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

More pre-season and two forgotten men

Prior to tonight’s Torneo de Verano match between Boca and San Lorenzo, there have been a few other games from some of the other sides in Primera A. Following a fight in training on Friday between Germán Denis and an … Continue reading

Posted in 2008 Torneo Clausura, Argentine football, Argentine league, Argentines abroad, Argentinos Juniors, Banfield, Belgrano de Córdoba, Claudio Ubeda, Diego Cagna, Domestic, Fernando Cavenaghi, Fixtures, Football, Football clubs, Football managers, Huracán, International football, Lower leagues, Players, Pre season, Primera A, Results, Rosario Central, Tigre | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,