Vélez Sarsfield beat Newell’s Old Boys in Argentina’s ‘Superfinal’ – but what does it mean?

Saturday early evening brought an historic - and utterly ridiculous - match in Argentine football; the first Superfinal. The match was played in Mendoza between Vélez Sarsfield, the winners of last year's Torneo Inicial, and Newell's Old Boys, winners of the recently-ended Torneo Final. Ostensibly, the idea was to crown one champion of Argentina for... Continue Reading →

Torneo Final 2013: Boca disappoint again, River show they mean business & more (video)

The tenth round of the 2013 Torneo Final is eight matches in, and so far there's been no shortage of bad refereeing and talking points. A virtual Vélez Sarsfield reserve side lost to Newell's just 45 hours after their starters had been knocked out of the Copa Argentina on penalties by Olimpo; Racing and Colón... Continue Reading →

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