Football in Argentina

Falcioni out at Boca

December 11, 2012
By ESPN staff
Boca Juniors coach Julio Cesar Falcioni has effectively paid the price for his row with Juan Roman Riquelme and has left the club with immediate effect.

Falcioni led Boca to the Apertura title last season and the Copa Argentina.

But the manager failed to recover from his spat with Riquelme, which led to the talismanic midfielder walking out on the club after the final of the Copa Libertadores in July, where they had lost to Corinthians.

A breakdown in the coach's ...

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