Latest Primera División de Argentina Features

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Man City to sign Racing Club midfielder Zuculini

Richard Jolly | February, 13 2014

Manchester City have agreed to sign Racing Club midfielder Bruno Zuculini, according to the Argentine club. • Toure to take deeper role Racing president Victor Blanco said the 20-year-old, who has also been linked with Inter Milan, will...

Argentine referee retires yellow card during friendly

ESPN staff | January, 30 2014

An Argentine referee retired his yellow card during a friendly between Estudiantes and Gimnasia in favour of showing his red for any future foul play. By the 78th minute of the clash between the Argentine rivals, Carlos Maglio had already hand...

Vivas leaves Quilmes after fan attack

ESPN staff | October, 22 2013

Former Arsenal defender Nelson Vivas has left his position as Quilmes coach after attacking a supporter following Friday’s 1-1 draw with Atletico Rafaela. Vivas was filmed attacking the man, named only as Carlos, after the supporter had ...

Mascherano praises Barca target Balanta

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | October, 10 2013

Javier Mascherano has talked up reported Barcelona target Eder Alvarez Balanta, while the young River Plate defender himself says he likes the idea of being the first Colombian player in the Catalan club’s history. Balanta, 20, has impre...

Aguero considered Independiente return

Richard Jolly | October, 10 2013

Sergio Aguero has claimed he considered leaving Manchester City -- so he could help his former club Independiente recover from the worst season in their history. • Curtis: A young star Independiente, who were founded in 1904, were ...

Napoli sign Estudiantes striker Zapata

ESPN staff | August, 25 2013

Napoli have completed the signing of Colombian striker Duvan Zapata from Estudiantes, bringing him to Serie A for an undisclosed fee. Zapata, 22, who reportedly came close to joining West Ham in July, becomes Rafael Benitez's latest addition at ...

Prandelli bemoans mistakes

ESPN staff | August, 15 2013

Italy manager Cesare Prandelli bemoaned a host of ‘mistakes’ that cost his side a 2-1 defeat to an Argentine side that he describes as one of the best “in the world”. #INSERT type:image caption:Cesare Prandelli believ...

Independiente snub Aguero player offer

Richard Jolly | August, 6 2013

Sergio Aguero’s father has claimed that the Manchester City striker tried to buy five players for his former club Independiente. But Leonel Aguero said that his son was snubbed when Independiente ignored his generous offer, which include...

Maradona 'kicks photographer in groin'

ESPN staff | July, 30 2013

A photographer has filed a police complaint accusing Argentina legend Diego Maradona of kicking him in the groin. - Toe Poke: No Disney World for Diego Enrique Medina, a paparazzo for celebrity magazine Gente, claims the attack happened outs...

Peruzzi's S'land move stalls

ESPN staff | July, 23 2013

Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio has revealed that defender Gino Peruzzi is unlikely to join the club. On Monday, it appeared full-back Peruzzi was set to move to the Black Cats from Velez Sarsfield, with personal terms having reportedly been...

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