A view of the stadium in Buenos Aires on Saturday. Photograph: Agustin Marcarian/Reuters

The final of the Copa Libertadores, the first in history between Argentina’s two biggest clubs Boca Juniors and River Plate, was postponed for one day(...)

The La Bombonera stadium in Buenos Aires where millions of football mad fans in Argentina are eagerly counting down to the first ever “superclasico” Copa Libertadores final. Photograph: Getty Images

Pepper spray in the tunnel, an inflatable pig floated in front of the away fans, Carlos Tévez being sent off for performing a chicken dance … take you(...)

A fan of Argentina’s San Lorenzo dressed as Pope Francis cheers for the team in a recent  match  in La Paz, Photograph: Gaston Brito/Reuters

Most pontiffs wait until the next life before they start performing miracles but Pope Francis just might be about to carry out one while he is still w(...)