Buenos Aires Battle

Argentina's struggling rivalry

September 23, 2009
By Sam Kelly
Big-name players not achieving their potential; directors who are widely seen as bad for the team and for football by the fans; famous reputations being decidedly unfulfilled; managers whose positions seem less tenable by the day. It's the Argentine national team, isn't it?

For once, no.

The names of the clubs in question will be familiar, though, even to those who aren't so well versed in the Argentine football scene. The start of the 2009 Torneo Apertura has been an unmitigated ...

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