2018 Season

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2018 Schedule
5-3-7, 13th in Argentine Superliga
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480dDan 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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485dDan 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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684dSam 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.

821dSam 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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829dESPN 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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841dSam 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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904dDermot 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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1073dESPN 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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1188d

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 Table

RankingsArgentine Superliga

Goal Difference210th
Goals Scored14Tied-15th
Assists10Tied-12th
Goals Conceded12Tied-6th