2013 Argentina Football Championship
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Every week, "Belgrano" plays against different football teams in Argentina... and I try to represent that match, according to the way the team-fa… Read More
Every week, "Belgrano" plays against different football teams in Argentina... and I try to represent that match, according to the way the team-fans know their teams. Example: "Belgrano", a.k.a. "PIRATES"... and so on. Read Less
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1st Match: Belgrano vs. River Plate (a.k.a.: "The Millionaires")
2nd Match: Belgrano vs. San Lorenzo (a.k.a.: The crows)
3rd Match: Belgrano vs. Colon (a.k.a.: "Sábalos", a fish from Paraná river...)
4th Match: Belgrano vs. Newell's Old Boys (a.k.a.: "The lepers")
5th Match: Belgrano vs. Vélez Sarsfield (a.k.a.: "The fort", due to the shape of its stadium...)
6th Match: Belgrano vs. Racing Club (a.k.a.: "The Academy")
7th Match: Belgrano vs. Arsenal F.C. (this is not Arsenal F.C. from Premier League... Argentinean "Arsenal" is the youngest team in First Division...)
 
8th Match: Belgrano vs. Godoy Cruz (from Mendoza, land of best wine in the world...)
9th Match: Belgrano vs. Quilmes (Land in which originals from Tucuman - the Quilmes tribe - were deported time ago... but today that city is well known by its beer. "Comechingones" were ancestors people in Cordoba)
10th Match: Belgrano vs. Boca Juniors (a.k.a.: Xeneizes... or natives from Genova, Italy)
11th Match: Belgrano vs. All Boys (a.k.a.: the white plague...)
12th Match: Belgrano vs. Union (a.k.a.: "Tatengues", ...kinda "good looking" man.)
13th Match: Belgrano vs. Atletico Rafaela (a.k.a.: the cream.)
14th Match: Belgrano vs. Argentinos Juniors (a.k.a.: red bugs.)
15th Match: Belgrano vs. Independiente (a.k.a.: red devils.)
16th Match: Belgrano vs. Lanus (a.k.a.: "Granate", ...garnet colour.)
17th Match: Belgrano vs. San Martín (a.k.a.: "Verdinegros", ...black-green... and the historical figure of Jose de San Martín.)
18th Match: Belgrano vs Tigre (a.k.a.: "El Matador". Can be interpreted as "the killers", but... I tried to represent a tiger with the team's colour).
19 th Match: Belgrano vs. Estudiantes ("Students", a.k.a.: "Pincharratas"... "rat stabbers". Fans of "Estudiantes", according to the most popular and widespread since the early twentieth century, are nicknamed "Pincharratas" because of the existence of many supporters, medical students, they used to do experiments with rats in their academic work).
 
END OF TOURNAMENT
 
CHAMPION: Newell's Old Boys. 38 points.
 
BELGRANO'S POSITION: 10th, with 23 points.