Racing Club News
Racing Club coach Miguel Mico resigned on Monday in a new twist to the crisis at one of Argentina's biggest and most fanatically supported clubs.
Racing Club fans, furious after their team had three players sent off in six minutes and a goal disallowed, hurled missiles onto the pitch and forced the match against Estudiantes to be abandoned.
Nicolas Anelka steered Bolton into Saturday's final of the Peace Cup in South Korea with a brace against La Liga side Racing Santander.
Racing Club will be coached by their former player and trainer Gustavo Costas from next week, the ailing Argentine side said. 'I'm thrilled to be back here, I knew I'd come back some day,' Costas said.
Olympique Lyon will be without influential midfielders Juninho and Tiago when they travel to Lille later on Friday.
Former Argentina captain Diego Simeone will hang up his boots later this month and step into the job of coach for his team Racing Club.
Guillermo Rivarola has changed his mind and is to stay on as coach of Racing Club.
Five players were sent off as nine-man Racing Club beat eight-man Chacarita Juniors 2-1 in an Argentine Clausura championship match on Friday night.
Racing Club coach Angel Cappa has walked out on the club after less then five months in charge, saying he is disillusioned with Argentine football and would rather be at home watering the plants.
Osvaldo Ardiles has quit as coach of Argentina's Racing Club after their prospects of a title this season were dashed with their Libertadores Cup elimination.