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January 9, 2019 7:46 AM Ivan Marcone set to move from Cruz Azul to Boca Juniors

Cruz Azul midfielder Ivan Marcone is set to complete a transfer to Argentine giant Boca Juniors, a source close to the negotiations told ESPN Mexico. The 28-year-old former Independiente player was key in helping Cruz Azul reach the 2018 Apertura final last season and win the Copa MX. The transfer fee is close to $8 million, according to the source 75

January 9, 2019 4:11 AM LA Galaxy boss Gustavo Barros Schelotto hires twin brother, Dom Kinnear as assistants

New LA Galaxy coach Guillermo Barros Schelotto has hired his twin brother as an assistant and kept predecessor Dominic Kinnear on staff. Schelotto announced the hiring of Gustavo Barros Schelotto, Kinnear and Ariel Pereyra as assistant coaches on Wednesday. Kinnear finished last season as the Galaxy's interim manager after the departure of Sigi Schmid 74

December 9, 2018 4:40 PM River Plate, Boca Juniors set for Copa Libertadores final

River Plate supporters hold a cutout of River Plate's coach Marcelo Gallardo ahead of the Copa Libertadores Final between River Plate and Boca Juniors in Madrid, Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018. Tens of thousands of Boca and River fans are in the city for the "superclasico" at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium on Sunday. (AP Photo/Olmo Calvo) River Plate supporters walk past an Armored 51

December 1, 2018 4:16 PM River Plate refuse to play Copa Libertadores final vs. Boca Juniors in Madrid

River Plate have rejected CONMEBOL's proposal to move the second leg of the Copa Libertadores final against rivals Boca Juniors to Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu on Dec. 9. The first leg was a 2-2 draw at Boca's Bombonera Stadium on Nov. 11, a game staged a day after it was supposed to be played due to heavy rain. Then the second leg on Nov 24 had to be postponed 55

November 10, 2018 5:39 PM Officials: Rains won't stop Copa Libertadores first leg between River Plate, Boca Juniors

The first leg of the Copa Liberatadores final between Argentina rivals Boca Juniors and River Plate will go on despite heavy rains in Buenos Aires, CONMEBOL officials said on Saturday. "Don't worry, the pitch is in good condition. It will be a bit heavy but it will be fine. Nothing is going to be called off," said Fernando Jauregui, the supervisor of Boca's 79

November 10, 2018 12:30 PM Baby named River Plate ahead of Copa Libertadores showdown with Boca Juniors

River Plate take on Boca Junios in the Copa Libertadores final on Saturday and one Argentinian couple have marked the monumental showdown in a rather unique way -- naming their new-born after one of the finalists. River Plate was welcomed into the world ahead of the big kickoff against Boca Juniors and River's father Nahuel Eduardo Bejarano said: "I asked 77

November 5, 2018 11:03 AM Copa Libertadores: Away fans banned for River Plate-Boca Juniors final

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 62

November 2, 2018 10:28 AM Copa Libertadores: Away fans to attend River Plate-Boca Juniors final

Argentine President Mauricio Macri is allowing opposing fans to attend the Copa Libertadores final between Boca Juniors and River Plate this month. The decision is at odds with a 2013 ban on visiting fans in Argentine football that is aimed at reducing violence and is expected to be a major security challenge for authorities. But Macri said on Friday 45

August 16, 2018 9:34 AM Barcelona's Lionel Messi makes Champions League pledge in captain's speech

Lionel Messi has pledged that Barcelona will do they can this season to bring Champions League glory back to the Camp Nou in his first public address as club captain. Messi made the rare speech on Wendesday night before Barcelona's preseason Joan Gamper Trophy match against Boca Juniors, with his promise to the home crowd coming after the club's bitter 68

October 27, 2017 12:38 PM Man United retrospectively declared 1999 world club champions by FIFA

Manchester United have now officially been world club champions twice following a ruling by FIFA on Friday to recognize their 1999 Intercontinental Cup triumph. The council of the sport's world governing body said it had officially recognised the winners of the Intercontinental Cup, which was staged between 1960 and 2004, as club world champions 77