Boca Juniors

Argentine sports club

Club Atlético Boca Juniors (Spanish pronunciation: [kluβ aˈtletiko ˈβoka ˈʝunjoɾs]) is professional football club in La Boca, a neighbourhood of Buenos Aires, Argentina. They play their home games at La Bombonera.

Boca Juniors
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Full nameClub Atlético Boca Juniors
Nickname(s)Xeneizes (Genoese)
Azul y Oro (Blue and Gold)
La Mitad Más Uno (Half plus One)
Founded3 April 1905; 116 years ago (1905-04-03)
GroundLa Bombonera
La Boca, Buenos Aires
Ground Capacity54,000
ChairmanJorge Amor Ameal
ManagerMiguel Ángel Russo
LeagueSuperliga Argentina
2020–211st (Champion)
WebsiteClub website
Current season

Boca Juniors and River Plate have an intense rivalry, and matches between them are sometimes very heated. Matches between them are known as the Superclásico, and both teams are from Buenos Aires.

Current squadEdit

As of 15 February 2021[1][2]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1   GK Esteban Andrada
2   DF Lisandro López
3   DF Emmanuel Mas
4   DF Julio Buffarini
5   DF Carlos Zambrano
6   DF Marcos Rojo
7   FW Cristian Pavón
8   MF Edwin Cardona (on loan from Tijuana)
9   FW Ramón Ábila
10   FW Carlos Tevez (captain)
11   MF Eduardo Salvio
13   GK Javier García
14   MF Nicolás Capaldo
16   MF Aaron Molinas
17   GK Agustín Rossi
18   DF Frank Fabra
19   FW Mauro Zárate
No. Position Player
20   MF Gonzalo Maroni
21   MF Jorman Campuzano
22   FW Sebastián Villa
23   MF Diego González
24   DF Carlos Izquierdoz
25   MF Agustín Almendra
27   FW Franco Soldano (on loan from Olympiacos)
28   GK Manuel Roffo
29   DF Leonardo Jara
30   FW Exequiel Zeballos
33   MF Alan Varela
34   FW Agustín Obando
35   DF Renzo Giampaoli
36   MF Cristian Medina
37   DF Agustín Sández
38   FW Luis Vázquez


HonoursEdit

InternationalEdit

NationalEdit

LeagueEdit

National cupsEdit

Related pagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "El Plantel - Primera división". Club Atlético Boca Juniors. Retrieved 6 February 2021.
  2. "Boca Juniors squad". Soccerway. 21 April 2017. Retrieved 21 April 2017.