2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
5-7-7, 15th in Argentine Superliga
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547dDan Kilpatrick

Pochettino reflects on ex-roommate Maradona

It didn't last long, but Mauricio Pochettino can never forget the time he got to live with his idol, Diego Maradona, at Newell's Old Boys.

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553dDan Kilpatrick

Pochettino eyes Newell's and Argentina jobs

Mauricio Pochettino has told TyC Sports he would one day like to coach Newell's Old Boys and the Argentina national team in the future.

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752dSam Marsden

Coach who helped young Messi dies

Ernesto Vecchio, one of Lionel Messi's first coaches, passed away at the age of 65 at his home in Rosario on Thursday.

889dSam Marsden

Messi serenaded by former club Newell's

Supporters of Newell's Old Boys have stepped up their campaign to bring Lionel Messi home, lavishing praise with a banner during Sunday's home win.

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896dESPN staff

Messi reaffirms desire to return to Newell's

Argentina forward Lionel Messi has reiterated his desire to play for boyhood club Newell's Old Boys before retiring from football.

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909dSam Marsden

Newell's hopeful of signing Messi in 2018

Newell's Old Boys are hopeful they can bring Lionel Messi back to the club after the 2018 World Cup in Russia, when he will have turned 31.

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972dDermot Corrigan

Newell's chief hoping to bring Messi home

Bermudez told ESPN Radio that over the course of his term of office at Newell's he hoped to be able to persuade Messi to play for his boyhood club.

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1141dESPN staff

Messi could end career at River - D'Onofrio

"Why couldn't Messi one day finish his career at River? It would be like going back to what once was his home," D'Onofrio said.

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1255d

Added police presence for River-Boca match

For the 24th fixture in the Argentina league's play this weekend, more than 30 teams will play and the 15 stadiums will see increased police presence.

Highlights: Newell's Old Boys 0-1 Velez Sarsfield (1:22)
Highlights: Olimpia 4-1 Newell's Old Boys (0:55)

2018-19 Prim A Standings

TEAMGPWDLGDP
Defensa y Justicia191360+1645
Racing Club181332+2042
Boca Juniors181053+1435
Atlético Tucumán18954+932
Huracán19883+632
River Plate19865+1330
Vélez Sarsfield19865+330
Independiente19784+929
Aldosivi19847-228
Unión de Santa Fe19766+227
Godoy Cruz de Mendoza18828-226
Talleres de Córdoba19667+224
Banfield19595-124
Lanús19667-324
Newell's Old Boys19577+222
Tigre19577-822
Estudiantes La Plata18567-321
Rosario Central19568-821
Colón de Santa Fe18486-520
San Martín de San Juan195410-719
San Martin de Tucuman19397-1018
Gimnasia La Plata195311-1318
Patronato194510-717
San Lorenzo182106-616
Belgrano de Córdoba192107-816
Argentinos Juniors182511-1311