Newell's Old Boys are hopeful they can bring Lionel Messi back to the club after the 2018 World Cup in Russia, when the Barcelona forward will have just turned 31.
Messi left Newell's as a 13-year-old in 2000 to move to Spain but has often suggested he will return to Rosario at the end of his career.
The club's vice president, Cristian D'Amico, is positive it is something that will eventually happen and is excited about the effect it would have on the Argentine side.
"I am convinced, like many of...
New Paris Saint-Germain signing Giovani Lo Celso has said he is happy to have joined the French champions, adding that "everything went very well."
Lo Celso, 20, moved to PSG from Rosario Central on a five-year contract but will remain on loan with the Argentine club until the end of December.
The midfielder, who represented Argentina at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, told reporters in South America: "Honestly, everything went very well [with the move to PSG].
"I was very well received. I...
Genoa have signed Giovanni Simeone, the son of Atletico Madrid head coach Diego Simeone, from River Plate.
The Serie A club completed the deal with the Argentine giants on Thursday for a reported €3 million fee.
The 21-year-old played for Argentina at the Olympics, coming on as a substitute in all three games.
Simeone has made 31 appearances for River since debuting in August 2013, scoring six goals. He scored 12 times in 29 games on loan at Banfield last season.
Sevilla completed the signing of Argentina defender Gabriel Mercado from River Plate on Thursday.
Mercado, 29, was Argentina's first-choice right-back during the Copa America this summer and played all 120 minutes in their defeat on penalties to Chile in the final.
He moves to the Spanish club for a reported fee of €2.5 million as a replacement for their former captain, Coke, who sealed a move to Schalke earlier this week.
Mercado signed a three-year deal tying him to the club until 2019,...