Clausura: One of the two titles played for each year in Argentina (and many other South American countries) (see also Apertura)
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Time for a spot of Argentinian football – we feature a preview of the clausura season
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/pod27.1011.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (5.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | MoreOn this week’s podcast we preview the clausura season in Argentina’s Primera League look . Remember on this week’s podcast you can also: Listen only to the main report […]
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http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/Week%2026.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 16:00 — 7.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More After a thrilling end to the Argentinian apertura season in December, football returns to Argentina with the clausura season this weekend and languagecaster looks at […]
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http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/Week%2020%200809.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:15 — 5.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More On this week’s show we salute the new Apertura champions in Argentina, Boca Juniors, as well as the Club World Cup winners Manchester United. We […]
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