River Plate


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, estuary, c.170 mi (270 km) long, SE South America, formed by the Paraná and Uruguay rivers. Between Argentina and Uruguay, the estuary is c.120 mi (190 km) wide at its mouth on the Atlantic Ocean and decreases to c.20 mi (30 km) near its head.
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10 at River Plate at 18 and that doesn't happen without a reason.
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My feeling is that even though they're finals, the European teams feel that they're going to end up winning," said River Plate midfielder Lucho Gonzalez.
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There wasn't a single away fan in the stadium to celebrate - but his winner gave River Plate their first victory on Boca soil in a decade and they went on to claim the Argentine title.
Funes Mori has demonstrated a knack for scoring in big games, having also netted in this year's Copa Libertadores final for River Plate in their 3-0 second leg win over UANL of Mexico.
Funes Mori, signed from River Plate on deadline day, cost nearly PS4m more than expected and became the Blues' most expensive defender ever when putting pen-to-paper on a five-year-deal.
Arsenal deservedly triumphed 1-0 in a performance of great discipline to book their place in the semi-finals against a River Plate side who found defeat difficult to stomach.
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ALASTING memorial has been unveiled to the sailors who fought and died in the Battle of the River Plate during the Second World War 75 years ago.