Like a scene from a film, 5th-choice keeper Leonardo Diaz found himself playing for River against rivals Boca -- and the match went to a shootout.
Boca Juniors overcame arch-rivals River Plate on Sunday, despite the heroics of River's fifth-choice goalkeeper who made his debut.
Real Salt Lake are in pursuit of Independiente's Jonathan Menendez, with one source telling ESPN the club is "optimistic" of a deal.
Atlanta United FC has signed Argentine defender Alan Franco as a designated player.
South America's World Cup qualifiers are off for March, but a meeting of Argentine giants Boca and River should take away some of the sting.
Diego Maradona's eldest daughters and his ex-wife, Claudia Villafane, were among family members that attended a rally demanding "justice for Diego."
Edinson Cavani's father said his son is not happy at Manchester United and would like to return to South America.
Boca Juniors winger Cristian Pavon was charged with rape in an Argentina court.
Diego Maradona's daughter Gianna has urged fans of the former Argentina great to gather on March 10 at the Obelisk.
Marcos Rojo found out his Man United career was over on social media after reading that his contract would not be extended, sources have told ESPN.
Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo has completed a permanent move to Boca Juniors, the clubs have confirmed.
Boca Juniors won Argentina's inaugural Diego Armando Maradona Cup 5-3 after defeating Banfield in a shootout on Sunday.
Diego Maradona's coaching staff at Argentinian club side Gimnasia y La Plata has resigned following the death of the football legend.
Diego Maradona's lawyer and agent, Matias Morla, has requested an investigation be launched over the time it took an ambulance to arrive.
Police and fans clashed on the streets as thousands of people came out to bid an emotional farewell to Argentina football legend Diego Maradona.
"It is a very sad day for all Argentines and for football. He is leaving us but he is not going, because Diego is eternal," said Lionel Messi.
Boca Juniors captain Carlos Tevez has said that he cries during games as he is struggling to cope with his father's deteriorating health.
Argentina great Diego Maradona has been sedated by doctors to help him cope with withdrawal symptoms from alcohol dependency, his doctor said.
Diego Maradona will remain hospitalised "several more days" after an episode of confusion following surgery to remove a subdural hematoma.
Diego Maradona's personal doctor is amazed by the Argentina legend's recovery from surgery but said he remains cautious.
Diego Maradona's personal doctor said that the Argentina football legend "has no [post-surgery] complications."
Diego Maradona underwent successful surgery this Tuesday to treat a subdural hematoma in his brain, his personal physician said.
The 1986 World Cup winner was taken to a hospital in the city of La Plata, with his doctor saying it wasn't an emergency situation.
Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata coach Diego Maradona has hit out at everyone who mocked him for wearing an astronaut-like face shield.
There are obvious dangers in going overboard, but it's hard ignore the similarities between Man City target Dario Sarmiento and a young Leo Messi.
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