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The end of the domestic football season is almost upon us, and while we still don’t have a clue what format (or which TV channels) we’ll be watching the Argentine league in next season (this week’s Hand Of Pod

We’ve only got two rounds of matches left (plus the championship final) in the Torneo de Transición, but there are still things to be decided yet, including one of the final spots, 2017 Copa Libertadores qualification and that one …

The midweek fixtures were brutal for Argentine clubs, as Tuesday and Wednesday saw Huracán, River Plate and Racing all exit the Copa Libertadores — Rosario Central and Boca Juniors are left flying the flag on the continental stage after their …

Well, last weekend’s football was rubbish, wasn’t it? It turns out having a whole lot of high-pressure, tension-filled rivalry matches all on one weekend is disastrous for an otherwise high-scoring league’s goals-per-game average. Even in last weekend’s non-derby matches the …

Every football fan likes a good clásico, and boy have we got a lot of them coming up this weekend. No fewer than eight of this weekend’s Primera División matches are derby rivalries of some intensity or another, and …

Is it that time of the week again already? The Primera División is back already, and this weekend the action gets off to a very exciting-looking start straight away. So step this way, and find out what the weekend has …

Rejoice, dear readers! The long, dark night of the football fan’s soul that is a football-free weekend due to the international break is behind us! In Argentina, this means most players have had a couple of weeks of relatively relaxed …

With 48 goals in last week’s fifteen Primera matches, this weekend has got some awfully big boots to fill for Argentine football fans. The fixture list is doing its best to help though, as there are a number of encounters …

It’s Friday already, which means it’s time for another weekend football preview, with one particularly big attraction this weekend. We’ll get to that, but first…

When’s Messi Playing?

I’ll be answering this question each week from now on. It seems …

It might feel like the season has barely begun but a quarter of the league campaign is already gone. And if you’re wondering how it went by that quickly, consider this – after this weekend, we’ll already be a third …