River Plate

River Plate

3rd in Argentine Liga Profesional de Fútbol

Former Bayern Munich, Man City defender Martin Demichelis to coach River Plate Former Bayern Munich, Man City defender Martin Demichelis to coach River Plate

Former Argentina defender Martín Demichelis said on Monday he will take over from Marcelo Gallardo as coach of River Plate.

Boca to cheer for River? Racing want Independiente to win? Argentina's title race has turned wild Boca to cheer for River? Racing want Independiente to win? Argentina's title race has turned wild

The last matchday in Argentina's league could make for some curious alliances among ancient rivals.

River Plate coach Gallardo to leave in December after 8 years River Plate coach Gallardo to leave in December after 8 years

Marcelo Gallardo will leave River Plate when his contract ends in December after more than eight years at the club.

Boca's Copa Libertadores heartbreak, River Plate's struggles ensures Brazilian giants' dominance Boca's Copa Libertadores heartbreak, River Plate's struggles ensures Brazilian giants' dominance

Five Brazilian teams are left to fight for the Copa Libertadores title, along with three Argentines -- but River and Boca are not among them.

Copa Libertadores providing drama galore, but the big clubs cruising toward quarterfinals Copa Libertadores providing drama galore, but the big clubs cruising toward quarterfinals

South America's biggest showcase is back in action as traditional clubs battle to reach the Copa Libertadores quarterfinals.

Brazilian clubs favourites to progress as Copa Libertadores returns Brazilian clubs favourites to progress as Copa Libertadores returns

The six Brazilian teams have managed to avoid each other as the Copa Libertadores moves into the knockout stage this week.

Manchester City-bound Julian Alvarez scores six goals in River Plate win Manchester City-bound Julian Alvarez scores six goals in River Plate win

Weeks ahead of his move to Manchester City, River Plate forward Julian Alvarez scored six goals in a 8-1 win over Alianza Lima.

Copa Libertadores: Palmeiras, Flamengo dominate while Boca Juniors struggle as group stage continues Copa Libertadores: Palmeiras, Flamengo dominate while Boca Juniors struggle as group stage continues

As the Copa Libertadores group stage reaches it halfway point, the Brazilian sides are once again dominating the competition.

Boca Juniors earn early season bragging rights over River Plate Boca Juniors earn early season bragging rights over River Plate

Two weeks out from the Copa Libertadores group stage, Boca Juniors have proved that they have a template to beat South America's best.

River Plate-Boca Juniors remains Argentina's top show but can they break Brazil's Copa Libertadores hold? River Plate-Boca Juniors remains Argentina's top show but can they break Brazil's Copa Libertadores hold?

Boca Juniors and River Plate remain Argentina's marquee clubs but can either side challenge Brazilian clubs' recent Copa Libertadores dominance?

NYCFC rejects River Plate offer for MLS Golden Boot winner Valentin Castellanos - source NYCFC rejects River Plate offer for MLS Golden Boot winner Valentin Castellanos - source

New York City FC has rejected an offer for Valentin Castellanos from Argentine giants River Plate, a source close to the club confirmed to ESPN.

Atlanta loans Ezequiel Barco to Argentina's River Plate Atlanta loans Ezequiel Barco to Argentina's River Plate

Atlanta United FC has loaned midfielder Ezequiel Barco to River Plate in Argentina's top flight for the 2022 season.

Laurens: Alvarez is the future of Argentine football Laurens: Alvarez is the future of Argentine football

Julien Laurens can't hide his excitement at Manchester City's move for River Plate youngster Julian Alvarez.

Manchester City complete five-and-a-half year deal for River Plate's Julian Alvarez Manchester City complete five-and-a-half year deal for River Plate's Julian Alvarez

Manchester City have completed the signing of Julian Alvarez from River Plate on a five-and-a-half year deal.

River Plate closing in on loan for Atlanta United's Ezequiel Barco - sources River Plate closing in on loan for Atlanta United's Ezequiel Barco - sources

River Plate are closing in on acquiring Atlanta United midfielder Ezequiel Barco on loan, sources have confirmed to ESPN.

Julian Alvarez to Manchester City: River Plate forward set to sign - sources Julian Alvarez to Manchester City: River Plate forward set to sign - sources

Manchester City are close to sealing a deal for River Plate forward Julian Alvarez, sources have told ESPN.

River Plate intensifies interest in NYCFC star, MLS Golden Boot winner Valentin 'Taty' Castellanos - sources River Plate intensifies interest in NYCFC star, MLS Golden Boot winner Valentin 'Taty' Castellanos - sources

River Plate is instensifying its interest in signing New York City FC forward Valentin Castellanos, sources have told ESPN.

Julian Alvarez and Gabriel Barbosa attracting transfer attention in South America Julian Alvarez and Gabriel Barbosa attracting transfer attention in South America

River Plate's Julian Alvarez and Flamengo's Gabriel Barbosa are two of the top South American prospects being eyed by European clubs.

River beat Racing to win Argentine league title River beat Racing to win Argentine league title

River Plate beat Racing 4-0 on Thursday to win the Argentine first division with three games to spare.

River Plate close on title to give Marcelo Gallardo the perfect send-off River Plate close on title to give Marcelo Gallardo the perfect send-off

Marcelo Gallardo won the league with River six times as a player but hasn't done it as a manager in seven years. This year, that could change.

River Plate vs. Boca Juniors as fans return is a much-needed boost for Argentine football River Plate vs. Boca Juniors as fans return is a much-needed boost for Argentine football

After 18 months, fans finally return to club football in Argentina this weekend, just as Buenos Aires rivals River Plate and Boca Juniors clash.

Barcelona eye Andrea Pirlo, Marcelo Gallardo as Ronald Koeman replacements - sources Barcelona eye Andrea Pirlo, Marcelo Gallardo as Ronald Koeman replacements - sources

Barcelona continue to seek alternatives to replace Ronald Koeman with former Juventus coach Andrea Pirlo and River Plate manager Marcelo Gallardo.

Brazil-Argentina dominance continues in Copa Libertadores Brazil-Argentina dominance continues in Copa Libertadores

Only one representative of the big two (Argentina and Brazil) failed to make the round of 16: last year's runners up Santos of Brazil.

Boca Juniors, River Plate sweating as Copa Libertadores group stage concludes Boca Juniors, River Plate sweating as Copa Libertadores group stage concludes

Nine clubs are into the knock-out stage of the Copa Libertadores. But Boca Juniors and River Plate are among those that still need a result.

Keeper-less River Plate secure memorable Copa Libertadores win Keeper-less River Plate secure memorable Copa Libertadores win

Ravaged by the coronavirus, River Plate had no substitutes or a specialist keeper available on Wednesday -- yet they still managed to win.

ARGPRIM Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Boca Juniors 27 +6 52
2 Racing Club 27 +17 50
3 River Plate 27 +21 47
4 Huracán 27 +14 47
5 Atlético Tucum.. 27 +10 46
6 San Lorenzo 27 +10 43
7 Tigre 27 +9 43
8 Argentinos Jun.. 27 +9 42
9 Gimnasia La Pl.. 27 +8 41
10 Patronato 27 +4 40
11 Newell's Old B.. 27 +4 40
12 Defensa y Just.. 27 +2 40
13 Talleres (Córd.. 27 +2 35
14 Independiente 27 0 35
15 Godoy Cruz Ant.. 27 -4 35
16 Central Córdob.. 27 -3 34
17 Barracas Centr.. 27 -6 34
18 Estudiantes de.. 27 -12 33
19 Platense 27 -2 32
20 Rosario Centra.. 27 -4 32
21 Sarmiento (Jun.. 27 -5 32
22 Unión (Santa F.. 27 -8 32
23 Arsenal Sarand.. 27 -1 30
24 Banfield 27 -6 30
25 Colón (Santa F.. 27 -12 29
26 Vélez Sarsfiel.. 27 -3 28
27 Lanús 27 -18 21
28 Aldosivi 27 -32 16
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
1 Franco Armani 0 0 0
12 Franco Petroli 0 0 0
33 Ezequiel Centu.. 0 0 0

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
1 Franco Armani 0 0 0
12 Franco Petroli 0 0 0
33 Ezequiel Centu.. 0 0 0