2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
9-8-7, 9th in Argentine Liga Profesional de Fútbol
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223dJeff Carlisle

Source: RSL 'optimistic' on Menendez deal

Real Salt Lake are in pursuit of Independiente's Jonathan Menendez, with one source telling ESPN the club is "optimistic" of a deal.

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Atlanta finishes MLS-record Barco signing

Atlanta United completed the signing of 18-year-old Ezequiel Barco from Argentina side Independiente, sealing the largest transfer in MLS history.

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Atlanta agrees record Barco deal - sources

Independiente has reached an agreement in principle to send 18-year-old Ezequiel Barco to MLS side Atlanta United, sources tell ESPN Argentina.

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4yJeff Carlisle

Atlanta won't budge over Barco offer - sources

Atlanta United is standing firm with its original offer of $12 million for Independiente midfielder Ezequiel Barco, a league source confirmed to ESPN.

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4yAdriana Garcia

Independiente want Barco stay amid Atlanta talk

Independiente president Hugo Moyano is hoping to convince Ezequiel Barco to remain at the club amid claims he is weighing up an Atlanta United offer.

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4yAdriana Garcia

Barco exits Independiente amid Atlanta link

Independiente midfielder Ezequiel Barco was coy about reports linking him with a $12 million move to MLS side Atlanta United.

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4yTim Vickery

Independiente lift Copa Sudamericana again

After a win in the first leg, Independiente fought Flamengo to a 1-1 draw in the second leg to claim the Copa Sudamericana, their first since 2010.

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Independiente win Copa Sudamericana title

Independiente defeated Flamengo 3-2 on aggregate to win the Copa Sudamericana title after a 1-1 draw in the second leg of the final Wednesday night.

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4yTim Vickery

Independiente, Flamengo prepare for battle

While the Copa Sudamericana can't match the significance of the Libertadores, the Independiente-Flamengo title matchup should make for great football.

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Sergio Aguero's brother joins Cadiz

Sergio Aguero's younger brother, Gaston "Kuncito" del Castillo, has joined Spanish Segunda side Cadiz from Independiente.


Aguero reiterates Independiente plans

Sergio Aguero says he will finish his career at former club Independiente after paying for the Argentine club's new training ground.

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Dad: Aguero to Argentina in 2018

Manchester City striker Sergio "Kun" Aguero plans to return to Argentina to play for Independiente after 2018, his father says.

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2021 Prim A Ladder

River Plate241653+3453
Talleres (Córdoba)241446+1146
Defensa y Justicia241284+1844
Vélez Sarsfield241095+1439
Estudiantes de La Plata241095+1339
Colón (Santa Fe)241167-239
Boca Juniors241086+938
Gimnasia La Plata24987-135
Rosario Central249510+132
Godoy Cruz Antonio Tomba24879+331
Unión (Santa Fe)249411-331
Racing Club24789029
Argentinos Juniors24789-129
Newell's Old Boys247710-728
Central Córdoba (Santiago del Estero)246810+126
Sarmiento (Junín)246612-824
San Lorenzo246612-1124
Atlético Tucumán245613-2421
Arsenal de Sarandí244812-2220

RankingsArgentine Liga Profesional de Fútbol

Goal Difference2Tied-8th
Goals Scored2516th
Goals Conceded23Tied-5th