Argentina's clubs have put together two good weeks in the Copa Libertadores.
A fortnight ago, their collective record in the group phase made sorry reading: four wins, three draws and seven defeats. Now, those figures look very different: 11 wins, four draws and no addition to that total of seven defeats.
The poor start was entirely predictable. The crisis in the organisation...
Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez does not plan to leave Bayer Leverkusen in January.
"I feel content and I am happy," the Mexico international said in the club's winter training camp in Orlando, Florida.
Hernandez, 28, has struggled for form at Leverkusen in recent months. The former Manchester United attacker has not found the back of the net in his last 15 games for the club, and thus failed to add to his 33 goals from his first 48 competitive matches for Bayer.
Although under contract until 2018,...
Juan Sebastian Veron is back in football at the age of 41 after officially re-signing for Estudiantes, two years after hanging up his boots.
The former Manchester United and Argentina midfielder quit playing in 2014 to become chairman of his boyhood club, having won 73 caps for his country, while he also played Chelsea, Inter Milan and Lazio.
Veron, 41, had promised to play in the 2017 Copa Libertadores if supporters bought 65 percent of the tickets for the club's new stadium and has now made good...
Juan Sebastian Veron is set to make a shock return to football with Estudiantes after retiring in 2014.
The former Manchester United and Argentina midfielder hung up his boots two years ago to become chairman of his boyhood club Estudiantes, having won 73 caps for his country and played for the likes of United, Inter Milan and Lazio.