River Plate 1956:
Brooklyn will be able to provide greater detail but the reason for no football this weekend was due to the election. One of the quirky rules in Argentina.The primary elections in Argentina were held on Sunday - and Macri was resoundingly beaten. The actual presidential election takes place in October but signs are not good that the deficit can be recovered.
Alberto Fernández - basically a front for Kirchner - is leading. Argentine currency and markets crashed in response. Fears that the country may return to the corruption and unsustainable policies of Kirchnerism.