Ariel Ortega: the little donkey

Undefeated. That was the word on the minds of River Plate fans as their team marched into La Bombonera on 11 December 1994. Not once in their 93-year history had Los Millonarios won a trophy without losing a game.  And yet, as the fireworks hissed and the Boca fans jeered, those brave enough to travel from the northern barrios realised…

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