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[Argentina] Primera Division Review: Racing Club, Velez Sarsfield stay perfect

Racing Club and Velez Sarsfield preserved their perfect starts to the Argentina Primera Division, while Boca Juniors left it late.

Luciano Lollo and Facundo Castillon were on target as the 10 men of Racing Club upstaged Copa Libertadores champions San Lorenzo 2-0 on matchday two on Sunday. 414 more words

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[Peru] Primera Division Review: Juan Aurich climb to the summit, Melgar lose

German Pacheco bagged a hat-trick as Juan Aurich thumped Inti Gas to move top of the Peruvian Primera Division at Melgar’s expense.

Argentinean striker Pacheco’s dominant performance inspired Juan Aurich to a comprehensive 4-1 victory over the out-of-form Inti Gas, who conceded four goals for the second week running in the Apertura on Sunday. 264 more words

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[Costa Rica] Primera Division Review: Saprissa start with a win

Reigning champions Deportivo Saprissa started the new season of the Costa Rican Primera Division with a 4-2 win over Pumas Generalena.

Saprissa scored twice in the final quarter of an hour to triumph on Sunday, storming straight to the top of the Primera Division standings on goals scored. 275 more words

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[Chile] Primera Division Review: Universidad Chile held, Wanderers win

Universidad Chile dropped points for the first time this season and Santiago Wanderers closed the gap on the league leaders.

Santiago Wanderers are within a point of top spot in the Chilean Primera Division after their 1-0 win at Universidad Catolica. 272 more words

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[Venezuela] Primera Division Review: Mineros miss shot at top spot

Mineros de Guayana missed the chance to claim top spot in the Venezuelan Primera Division on Sunday as Zamora’s poor start continued.

With Deportivo Tachira’s game at Llaneros de Guanare suspended at half-time due to severe rain, Mineros could have moved into first position in the standings with a home win over recently-promoted Portuguesa but had to come from behind just to earn a 1-1 draw. 296 more words

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[Uruguay] Primera Division Review: Danubio lose opener, Nacional win big

Racing overturned a two-goal deficit to stun defending champions Danubio 4-2 in the opening round of the Uruguayan Primera Division.

Danubio led 2-0 at the half-time interval but four goals in the final 12 minutes from Agustin Gutierrez inspired Racing to a remarkable victory in their Apertura season-opener at the Estadio Jardines del Hipodromo on Saturday. 301 more words

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[Peru] Primera Division Review: Melgar surge to the summit

Melgar moved top of the Peruvian Primera Division table as the chasing pack stumbled midweek.

Argentine striker Bernardo Cuesta’s brace lifted Melgar to a 2-1 win over Cesar Vallejo at the Estadio de la Universidad Nacional San Agustin on Wednesday. 230 more words

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