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ARGENTINE SUPERLIGA

2018/2019 Season

POS TEAM W D L PTS
10 Banfield 4 5 3 17
11 River 4 4 2 16
12 Aldosivi 5 1 6 16
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River Plate assistant unable to communicate with Marcelo Gallardo due to phone 'signal jammers'

Gab Marcotti breaks down the first leg of the Copa Libertadores final, a 2-2 thriller between eternal rivals Boca Juniors and River Plate.
ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti explains what a Superclasico in the Copa Libertadores final means to the players and supporters alike.

River Plate assistant manager Matias Biscay has said he was not able to communicate with manager Marcelo Gallardo, who was suspended for the Copa Libertadores final, because "phone signal jammers" had been installed.

Gallardo was banned from attending the match at the Bombonera after he was found to have entered his side's dressing room at half-time and communicated with Biscay via radio during their semifinal second leg clash with Gremio. The final first leg was the second game of a four-match...

Rain postpones first leg of Copa Libertadores between Boca Juniors, River Plate

ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti explains what a Superclasico in the Copa Libertadores final means to the players and supporters alike.

The first leg of the Copa Liberatadores between Argentina rivals Boca Juniors and River Plate has been postponed due to heavy rains in Buenos Aires, CONMEBOL announced on Saturday.

Officials said the match will now take place on Sunday at 7:00 p.m. GMT (2:00 p.m. ET).

Images at Boca's Bombonera stadium showed pools of standing water all around the pitch. The decision was made hours after CONMEBOL and stadium officials had initially assured the match would go on. 

The final pits...

Copa Libertadores an all-Argentina affair but Copa Sudamericana spotlights Brazil, Colombia

The dramatic Copa Libertadores semifinal between reigning champions Gremio of Brazil and Argentine giants River Plate went to a third leg.

After the first two, in conventional home and away format, River Plate had scraped into the final. Aggregate scores were level at 2-2. But River's late penalty gave them the extra away goal, and a place in the final against historic rivals Boca Juniors. Until, that is, Gremio lodged a complaint.

During the first leg, River coach Marcelo Gallardo was found guilty...

Copa Libertadores: Away fans banned for River Plate-Boca Juniors final

ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti explains what a Superclasico in the Copa Libertadores final means to the players and supporters alike.

The Copa Libertadores final between Boca Juniors and River Plate will be played without opposing fans.

The presidents of both Buenos Aires clubs made their decision on Monday, three days after Argentine President Mauricio Macri said visiting fans would be allowed. Macri's decision went against a 2013 ban on visiting fans in Argentine football aimed at reducing violence. Macri later backtracked and left the decision to the clubs.

The president of the Argentine Football Association says allowing opposing...