2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
7-8-10, 15th in Argentine Superliga
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613dDan 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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618dDan 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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817dSam 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.

954dSam 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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962dESPN 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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974dSam 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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1037dDermot 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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1206dESPN 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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1321d

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 Ladder

TEAMGPWDLGDP
Racing Club251762+2757
Defensa y Justicia251582+1553
Boca Juniors251564+2451
River Plate251366+2145
Atlético Tucumán251267+742
Vélez Sarsfield251177+940
Independiente251087+738
Unión (Santa Fe)25997+536
Tigre25997-336
Huracán25988035
Lanús25979-534
Talleres (Córdoba)259610+133
Aldosivi259610-333
Godoy Cruz Antonio Tomba259511-732
Newell's Old Boys257810+329
Banfield256118-429
Estudiantes de La Plata257810-429
Gimnasia La Plata258512-1129
Patronato257513-826
Rosario Central256811-1026
San Martín (San Juan)256712-1025
Belgrano (Córdoba)254129-724
San Lorenzo253148-923
Colón (Santa Fe)2541110-1223
San Martín (Tucumán)2541110-1323
Argentinos Juniors255713-1322

RankingsArgentine Superliga

Goal Difference39th
Goals Scored2614th
Assists17Tied-12th
Goals Conceded23Tied-5th