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.

Boca lose patience with decorated coach Bianchi
Boca lose patience with decorated coach Bianchi

Argentine giants Boca Juniors sacked their record title-winning coach Carlos Bianchi on Thursday after a disappointing third spell in charge.

Ronaldinho close to Palmeiras deal

Brazilian giants Palmeiras have emerged favourites to sign out-of-contract former Barcelona star Ronaldinho.

Chilean "Pitbull" Gary Medel ready to show his bite for Inter Milan

Chile defender Gary Medel took part in his first training session with Inter Milan on Monday after completing his move from English Championship side Cardiff City.

Boca Juniors defeated, Independiente win in Argentine league

Independiente won 3-0 over Atletico Rafaela while Boca Juniors lost 0-1 to Newell`s in the first round of Argentina`s First League Transicion Tournament.

Mohun Bagan rope in Haitian playmaker

Mohun Bagan on Wednesday roped in Haitian playmaker Sony Norde as their fourth foreigner for the 2014-15 season.

Boca Juniors ink deal with Beijing

Boca Juniors Wednesday signed an agreement with the Chinese government to train budding Chinese football players in Argentina.

Di Stefano in coma after heart attack

Real Madrid legend Alfredo di Stefano, one of the greatest players in history, is in a coma in hospital after suffering a heart attack, officials said.

Inonito, Akshay head to Argentina to train with Club Athletico

It was a dream come true for Delhi boys Inonito Zhihoni and Akshay Hurria after they were named among the 15 players who have been selected by IFB Boca Football Champs to travel to Argentina and train with the legendary Club Athletico Boca Juniors.

River Plate beat Boca Juniors 2-1, first time away in 10 years

River Plate ended a 10-year wait for an away victory over Boca Juniors in the Argentine "superclasico" with a 2-1 win at La Bombonera on Sunday.

Argentina's Banega joins Newell's on loan from Valencia

Argentina midfielder Ever Banega has joined Newell`s Old Boys on loan from Valencia for the rest of the season looking for regular playing time to prepare for the World Cup finals.