Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo, who is an outcast at the club, could end up being reunited with his international teammate Carlos Tevez, as Boca Juniors are in talks to sign the defender in this January transfer window. The move to the Argentine club will also be beneficial for Marcos Rojo, who is only 30 years old. The Argentine outfit are preparing for progressing into the finals of the Copa Libertadores. The club are aware thatRojo is available, as he let us not figure in the plans of Manchester United. Last season, Estudiantes were able to get the defender on a loan deal.
Carlos Tevez and his Boca Juniors teammates have it all to do if they want to qualify for the final of the 2020Copa Libertadoresafter they failed to beat Brazilian club Santos at home in the first leg of their semi-final tie at the La Bombonerain Buenos Aires, the Argentinian capital. Carlos Tevez played the entire duration of the game but he could not fire Boca Juniors past Santos as the two teams settled for a goalless draw. The result meant that Brazilian Serie A giants Santos are clear favourites to seal a place in the final at the expense of Carlos Tevez and his Boca Juniors teammates ahead of the second leg billed for the EstadioUrbanoCaldeirain Santos next week Wednesday.
Boca Juniors saw off fellow Argentine club Racing in the quarterfinals to get to this stage. Carlos Tevez and his teammates had to do it the hard way after losing the first leg 1-0. Boca Juniors were able to win the second leg 2-0 at home to seal a 2-1 aggregate win over their opponents. Continue reading
Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo is in talks to sign for Boca Juniors where he would reunite with Carlos Tevez. Veteran Argentine striker Carlos Tevez is still an important player for Boca Juniors in his native Argentina. Marcos Rojo has not been in the Manchester United squad this season as he continues to recover from injury. He has been out of action since October 2020 due to a calf injury. Marcos Rojo and fellow defender Phil Jones are the long-term absentees in the Manchester United squad at the moment. Marcos Rojo is a versatile defender who can play as a left-back or in the left side of the central defence.
Boca Juniors striker Carlos Tevez has revealed his best players in one of his recent interviews with The Sun newspaper. The Argentine international revealed that his best XI has so much quality to the extent that he won’t mind being on the bench. Carlos Tevez was asked to name the best XI players that he had played with during his illustrious career. In his response, the striker named seven players from Manchester United without adding anyone from their city rivals, Manchester City.
Carlos Tevez came up with an emotional tribute to Argentine legend Diego Maradona, who sadly passed away recently following a heart attack at age of 60. The striker displayed an old jersey of Boca Juniors featuring the number 10. His display came after scoring in the Copa Libertadores match against Internacional. Boca Juniors ended up winning the match thanks to the clinical strike from Tevez. The 36-year-old scored just after the hour mark and he also kissed the armband which contained the birth year of the Argentine legend. Maradona is regarded as one of the greatest players of all time and he began his career with Boca Juniors – just like Tevez.
Tevez was able to score this crucial goal against Internacional after taking advantage of a mixup in the defence. This was a classic poacher’s goal that helped Boca Juniors to come close to getting past the last 16 leg of the Copa Libertadores competition. Tevez is not the only footballer has come out with tributes for Maradona.
Carlos Tevez has snubbed Manchester City in favour of their city rivals, Manchester United for the top three defining moments of his career. The veteran Boca Juniors striker discussed the top three moments of his career with local media outletIntransigente. He was asked about his biggest career moments shortly after leading Boca Juniors to the Argentinian league title earlier in the year.
According to him, the title win with Boca Juniors ranks alongside the Intercontinental win in Japan with the same team and the 2008 Champions League title win at Manchester United. The 36-year-old said that these are the top three moments of his football career thereby snubbing the league title win at Manchester City in 2012.
Boca Junior’s striker Carlos Tevez has had a successful career and his recent performances for his Argentine club in recent weeks show that the ex-Manchester United and Juventus player is showing no signs of wear and tear even at the age of 36. In his prime, Carlos Tevez was one of the most lethal strikers in world football.
Tevez has played for some of the biggest clubs in the world from Manchester United to Juventus to Manchester City to Corinthians to Boca Juniors. He’s currently in his second spell at Argentine top flight team Boca Juniors whom he joined from Shanghai Shenshua of China two years ago.Continue reading
Boca Juniors player Carlos Tevez has credited football for the smile on his face as he continues to roll back the years with his form on the pitch.
Inter Milan sporting director Piero Ausilio has dismissed the recent speculation linking the club with a move for Lionel Messi. The Argentina international recently handed a shock transfer request at Barcelona and reports have claimed that the Nerazzurri could make an approach to sign him, suppose he is available in the transfer market.
However, Ausilio has ruled out the chances and indicated that the club don’t have the resources to pursue the six-time Ballon d’Or winner, he told Sky Sport: “I don’t know where some ideas can come from. No coach, no president wouldn’t want Messi in their team. But the reality is very different. Our reality is a sensible transfer market.”
It has been over ten years since Carlos Tevez made that controversial switch from one Manchester side to another. We will never really know what occurred when he left Manchester United and join local rivals City – Tevez claimed one thing, United claimed another. However, one thing is certain and that is that Sir Alex Ferguson was wrong when he said that the Argentine was not worth £25 million.
He Has Had a Great Career
Tevez, despite his controversies, has had a fantastic career. From his early days playing in South America to his heroics at West Ham in the Premier League, all the way to when he was scoring for fun at Juventus in the Serie A, the Argentine has proved himself time and time again. At one stage in his career, he was the highest paid player in the world, albeit for a short period of time.Continue reading