Maurito Caballero: Like father, like son

(Article first featured on Lovely Left Foot 06/03/12) Over the years there have been a number of notable footballers who have emulated their eminent fathers; Juan Sebastián Verón won the Copa Libertadores with… Continue reading

Argentine Primera: Inicial round up week 5

VIATRI BRACE TAKES BOCA TOP Two towering headers from Lucas Viatri sealed a fourth consecutive win for Boca who now top of the table by a point.  A fairly lacklustre Boca took the… Continue reading

Argentine Primera: Inicial round up week 4

TOOTHLESS INDEPENDIENTE PART COMPANY WITH DIAZ Independiente’s miserable start to the season continued with a 2-0 loss at home to Arsenal.  Fresh from a promising 3-3 draw away to Boca in the midweek… Continue reading

Argentine Primera: Inicial round-up week 3

RACING TRIUMPH IN AVELLANEDA CLÁSICO Following Argentina’s mid-week 3-1 friendly victory against Germany, round three of the Inicial served up the first big derby of the season as Racing took on Independiente in… Continue reading

Argentine Primera: Inicial round-up week 2

GIGLIOTTI FIRES LOS SABALEROS TOP Colón got the week’s action under way with a 1-0 win away to San Martín de San Juan on Friday to make it two wins from two.  After… Continue reading

Argentine Primera: Inicial round-up week 1

RIVER’S RETURN RUINED WHILE BOCA HAVE A SHOCKER In an entertaining opening round of the Inicial, Boca and River got their campaigns off to a sloppy start after both suffered defeat in their… Continue reading