Carlos Tevez escapes sanction after injurying rival player

Carlos Tevez escapes sanction after injurying rival player

The Argentine Football Association (AFA) will not sanction Boca Juniors forward Carlos Tevez for injurying Ezequiel Ham of Argentinos Juniors, a media report said.

Carlos Tevez scores but Boca Juniors crash to Union

Carlos Tevez scores but Boca Juniors crash to Union

Carlos Tevez scored his first goal for Boca Juniors at La Bombonera in more than a decade but it was not enough to prevent his side from crashing to a shock 4-3 defeat to Union in the Argentine championship on Sunday.

Jonathan Calleri "rabona" sets up Boca win on Carlos Tevez return

Jonathan Calleri "rabona" sets up Boca win on Carlos Tevez return

Striker Jonathan Calleri chipped a brilliant “rabona” as Boca Juniors marked Carlos Tevez’s homecoming with a 2-1 victory over Quilmes at La Bombonera to stay top of the Argentine championship.

Carlos Tevez's Boca Juniors return put in shade by teammate

Carlos Tevez's Boca Juniors return put in shade by teammate

Carlos Tevez was overshadowed on his return to Boca Juniors after 11 years away on Saturday when teammate Jonathan Calleri scored a spectacular `rabona` goal in the 2-1 win over Quilmes.

Carlos Tevez returns a hero to Boca Juniors

Carlos Tevez returns a hero to Boca Juniors

Carlos Tevez is set for a hero`s welcome as he returns to his first club, Boca Juniors, after 11 years in Europe and still in his prime.

Carlos Tevez heading back to Boca Juniors: Reports

Carlos Tevez heading back to Boca Juniors: Reports

 Carlos Tevez is set to return to his first club, Boca Juniors, after the Argentines reached agreement with Italian champions Juventus, a club official announced.

Boca fan who pepper-sprayed River players fears reprisals

Boca fan who pepper-sprayed River players fears reprisals

The Boca Juniors fan who pepper-sprayed River Plate players leaving them needing hospital treatment said his family were scared after the Argentine team were expelled from the Libertadores Cup.

Boca Juniors to appeal Copa Libertadores expulsion

Boca Juniors to appeal Copa Libertadores expulsion

Boca Juniors will appeal against their expulsion from the Copa Libertadores football tournament after their fans attacked River Plate players with an eye irritant spray, the Argentine club has said.

Boca-River match suspended after players attacked with pepper spray

Boca-River match suspended after players attacked with pepper spray

A Copa Libertadores match between local football rivals Boca Juniors and River Plate has been suspended after River players were attacked by fans with pepper spray.

River players in hospital after Boca match abandoned

River players in hospital after Boca match abandoned

Four River Plate players were taken to hospital after they were sprayed with an irritant by fans of bitter rivals Boca Juniors on Thursday, causing their Libertadores Cup derby to be abandoned at halftime.

Two late goals give Boca 2-0 derby win over River

Two late goals give Boca 2-0 derby win over River

Boca Juniors scored twice in the final six minutes to beat River Plate 2-0 in a thrilling Argentine "superclasico" and open a three-point lead in the championship standings on Sunday.

Carlos Tevez dismisses rumours of playing for Boca Juniors

Carlos Tevez dismisses rumours of playing for Boca Juniors

Italian football club Juventus' forward Carlos Tevez has quashed rumours about him returning to Argentina to play for Boca Juniors in the next few years.

Pablo Osvaldo realises dream by joining Boca Juniors

Pablo Osvaldo realises dream by joining Boca Juniors

Controversial former Italian international striker Pablo Osvaldo has moved to Argentinian outfit Boca Juniors on loan from Premier League side Southampton after ending a stormy loan spell with Serie A giants Inter Milan. 

Three red cards and Libertadores Cup has not even begun

Three red cards and Libertadores Cup has not even begun

The violence and misconduct that has often blighted the Libertadores Cup has reared its ugly head the week before the start of South America`s top club competition.

Former Argentina international Riquelme retires from football

Former Argentina international Riquelme retires from football

Former Argentina midfielder Juan Roman Riquelme has called time on his football career at the age of 36.

River Plate make Sudamericana final after super-derby win over Boca Juniors

River Plate make Sudamericana final after super-derby win over Boca Juniors

River Plate won the Argentine super-derby Thursday by edging arch rivals Boca Juniors 1-0 to reach the final of the Copa Sudamericana, where they will take on Colombian side Atletico Nacional.

Argentina`s top football clubs searched in graft probe

Argentina`s top football clubs searched in graft probe

Authorities launched searches Wednesday at 23 top Argentine football clubs, including River Plate and Boca Juniors, in a probe over allegations they may have received kickbacks after granting the government TV broadcast rights.

Drugs stopped me from fulfilling potential: Diego Maradona

Drugs stopped me from fulfilling potential: Diego Maradona

Argentine football great Diego Maradona has admitted his drug addiction stopped him from fulfilling his potential as a player.

Carlos Tevez back in the frame for Argentina

Carlos Tevez back in the frame for Argentina

Recently-appointed Argentina coach Gerardo Martino said Wednesday he is set to hand Juventus striker Carlos Tevez an international lifeline after the former Manchester United and City star was left out of their World Cup squad.

Marcelo Gallardo's River breathe new life into Argentine game

Marcelo Gallardo's River breathe new life into Argentine game

River Plate are reaping the rewards of putting their faith in coach Marcelo Gallardo, who as a player was steeped in the club`s attacking ethos, after a run of five consecutive wins.