2017 Schedule

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2017 Schedule
13-6-8, 8th in Argentine Superliga
48dAssociated Press

AFA taking action amid sex abuse scandal

Argentina's Football Association said Wednesday that it will closely monitor boarding houses where youth players live following a sex abuse scandal.

Franco Armani
69dChris Wright

River Plate keeper wears Burger King crown

River Plate mustered a 2-0 victory over eternal rivals Boca Juniors to secure their first ever Argentinian Super Cup title on Wednesday night.

Joaquin Sarmiento/AFP/Getty Images
117dTim Vickery

World Cup intrigue at River Plate

The stage at River Plate could give newcomers Franco Armani (Argentina) and Juan Fernando Quintero (Colombia) a boost in making Russia-bound sides.

Photo by Urbanandsport/NurPhoto via Getty Images
195dSam Marsden

Mascherano: No promises on River return

Barcelona's Javier Mascherano wants to return to River Plate before his playing days are over but is wary of making a promise he cannot keep.

Juan Mabromata/AFP/Getty Images
203dAdriana Garcia

River blame VAR for Copa Lib loss to Lanus

"It was a clear penalty. I prefer that a referee continues to make mistakes but not that seven judges are mistaken," River coach Gallardo on VAR.

Juan Mabromata/AFP/Getty Images
203dTim Vickery

Madness in the Copa Libertadores semi

River had the edge from the first leg and then scored twice Tuesday night. But Lanus wasn't rattled, and banged in four unanswered goals to advance.

Juan Mabromata/AFP/Getty Images
210dTim Vickery

River tactics return first-leg Copa semis win

River Plate took the first leg of the all-Argentina Copa Libertadores semifinal against Lanus, forcing Lanus to play on the defensive throughout.

Jorge Saenz/AP
211dTim Vickery

River Plate, Barcelona host Copa semis

The Copa Libertadores has reached the semifinal stage, as River Plate host Lanus on Tuesday, followed by Barcelona S.C. hosting Gremio on Wednesday.

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243dTim Vickery

River beat Wilstermann with eight-goal night

Minnows Wilstermann were clinging to a three-goal first-leg lead against River Plate in the Copa Libertadores. Then Ignacio Scocco changed all that.

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250dTim Vickery

Tiny Wilstermann steal show vs. River Plate

The unlikely surge of Wilstermann continued Thursday, as the Bolivian side shocked River Plate 3-0 in the first leg of the Copa Libertadores quarters.

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253dTim Vickery

Copa Libertadores heads into quarterfinals

The Copa Libertadores quarterfinals are dominated by Argentine and Brazilian sides, but the other two clubs involved could surprise the favourites.

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257dPA Sport

Leverkusen ask FIFA to approve Alario deal

Bayer Leverkusen have asked FIFA to approve the signing of River Plate's Lucas Alario after the Argentinian Football Association blocked the move.

Jorge Saenz/AP
322dTim Vickery

River Plate, Gremio nab first-leg victories

The Copa Libertadores knockout round wouldn't feel right without theatrics, which are exactly what the River Plate-Guarani leg provided on Tuesday.

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334dAdriana Garcia

River Plate duo test positive at Copa Lib

River Plate have announced that Camilo Mayada and Lucas Martinez Quarta, tested positive for a banned substance during Copa Libertadores.

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408dTim Vickery

Argentine clubs ready to make their move

Argentina's representatives were at a disadvantage in the early rounds of this year's Copa Libertadores. Now, they have a chance to fight back.

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496dSam Kelly

Five reasons Spurs want Driussi

Argentina's Sebastian Driussi is in the midst of a stellar season River Plate. It's no wonder that Spurs are interested in signing the 20-year-old.

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503dJonathan Johnson

PSG play down Sakho, Alario speculation

Paris Saint-Germain's Nasser Al-Khelaifi has played down speculation that the French champions could move for Lucas Alario and Mamadou Sakho.

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511dJonathan Johnson

Kluivert 'loves' striker Lucas Alario - agent

Earlier this month, River Plate sporting director Enzo Francescoli said he was waiting for a club to meet the release clause fee to sign Alario.

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516dJonathan Johnson

Alario agent has talked to PSG's Kluivert

PSG are in the market for a new attacker to provide backup for in-form Edinson Cavani and have been strongly linked with Alario.

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537dJonathan Johnson

PSG 'following' Alario - agent

The agent of in-demand River Plate striker Lucas Alario has said that Paris Saint-Germain director Patrick Kluivert has been in touch.

2017-18 Prim A Standings

Boca Juniors271845+2858
Godoy Cruz de Mendoza271755+2156
San Lorenzo271485+1150
Talleres de Córdoba271377+1346
Racing Club271368+1445
River Plate271368+1345
Defensa y Justicia271359+744
Unión de Santa Fe2711106+1043
Colón de Santa Fe271188+1041
Argentinos Juniors2712510+641
Belgrano de Córdoba2710107+140
Vélez Sarsfield271089-138
Atlético Tucumán278127+336
Estudiantes La Plata2710611-136
San Martín de San Juan279612-633
Rosario Central278811-1132
Newell's Old Boys278613-527
Gimnasia La Plata277614-1527
Chacarita Juniors274617-1718
Arsenal de Sarandí273816-1717
Olimpo de Bahía Blanca273618-3415

RankingsArgentine Superliga

Goal Difference13Tied-4th
Goals Scored395th
Goals Conceded26Tied-10th