He went 0—7 over one nine game stretch because the team only scored nine runs total in that period. Cleveland Indians —44 over Seattle Mariners 79—66 ". Since its establishment in , River Plate stadiums has been: Hershiser was called up to the Dodgers for the first time on September 1, , and made his debut the same day, against the Montreal Expos. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year. His father was a coach and league administrator and his mother ran the snackbar.
River has a fierce rivalry with Boca Juniors. River's home stadium is Estadio Monumental Antonio Vespucio Liberti , known simply as El Monumental , which is the largest stadium in the country. Apart from football, the club hosts a large variety of sports such as athletics , basque pelota , bowls , chess , basketball , handball , cestoball , gymnastics , field hockey , karate , roller hockey , roller skating , swimming , taekwondo , tennis , volleyball , waterpolo and eSports.
River Plate was founded on 25 May , close to the La Boca neighborhood later the home of fierce rivals Boca Juniors. The institution was formed after the merger of two clubs, "Santa Rosa" and "La Rosales", with Leopoldo Bard being elected as its first president. The name was chosen because of an incident during the construction of Buenos Aires Port: River Plate affiliated to the Argentine Football Association in , debuting in the third division against Facultad de Medicina.
On 13 December , the team was promoted to first division after beating Racing Club 2—1. However, the match was declared null due to River supporters jumping onto the field to celebrate with the players, so a new match had to be played. River again won 7—0 to achieve promotion. In River won its first domestic championship, the Copa de Competencia Jockey Club  and its first international title, the Copa de Competencia Chevallier Boutell. In the following years, River Plate consolidated its place as one of the most popular teams of Argentina, and the 20th century brought much success.
River Plate and Boca Juniors are the two largest football clubs in Argentina, with more than half the country's football fans supporting the clubs. River fans and the press are fond of the nickname Los Millonarios.
Between and , the River squad was reputed to be amongst the most expensive in the world. When Hugo Santilli become chairman in , he soon called to a competition where a new emblem would be chosen. The main objective of this new image was to eradicate the nickname Gallinas Chicken that River's rivals Boca Juniors fans mainly used to mock them. Some of the most important artists from Argentina took part in that competition so the club finally chose a logo designed by the famous artist Caloi.
This emblem showed the figure of a lion wearing a River jersey raising from the Monumental stadium. In , when Santilli left the club so the lion went with him and has not been reestablished since. Due to the red band in their shirt, it is also common to refer to River as El Equipo de la Banda the team with the band or simply La Banda which means "the stripe", but can also mean "the band" -both as in "gang" and "musical group".
With a capacity of 65,, it was inaugurated on 25 May The Argentina national football team usually plays its home games at the stadium. Since its establishment in , River Plate stadiums has been: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules.
Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality. Carlos Peucelle was a notable forward , playing 10 years for River Plate. Amadeo Carrizo , whose style revolutioned the goalkeeper position. Ermindo Onega , maybe the most notable player in the s. Oscar Mas is the all-time 2nd. Reinaldo Merlo played his entire career in River Plate and holds the record of appearances.
Norberto Alonso , one of the greatest idols of all-time, who won River Plate's first Copa Libertadores and Intercontinental Cup in Daniel Passarella was player, manager and president of River Plate. Uruguayan Enzo Francescoli was a world-class playmaker and striker who won 7 titles during his 2 tenures on River Plate.
Ariel Ortega , a great idol and 7-title winner. Marcelo Gallardo won 8 titles as player plus other 8 as manager. Fernando Cavenaghi won 8 titles with River Plate. Leonardo Ponzio , the current idol, won 11 titles during his 2 ternures.
Marcelo Gallardo is the current manager, since Gallardo has won eight titles overall, three Argentinean Championships and five International titles: Internationally, Marcelo Gallardo is the most winning manager in River Plate's History, this was achieved during his first two years in charge of the team, including one Copa Libertadores: Under his coaching the club also won the —86 Argentine championship , totalizing three titles with River Plate.
In , the squad nicknamed Las Vikingas won its first Metropolitano championship after beating Ciudad de Buenos Aires by at the final. The basketball team currently plays in the amateur Buenos Aires league. The team reached the finals in and achieved 2nd place in and editions of Copa Argentina, but in July the club got expelled by the League because of a debt in player's salaries.
River Plate also has professional male and female handball and volleyball teams in regional and national competitions, including participation in the Pan American Men's Club Handball Championship , in which River Plate has won four bronze medals.
Soria, Alejandro Villanueva , D. Walter Milera Calero exjugador del Sport Boys. Al llegar Reynoso al Melgar, el club mejoro su rendimiento, cuando Reynoso hizo buenos traspasos, entre ellos: El escudo oficial del Melgar consiste en un fondo negro con una franja roja cruzada de derecha a izquierda. El club ha tenido varias empresas proveedoras de indumentaria. Entre las iniciativas se destaca la frase Melgar es Arequipa, Arequipa es Melgar.
En un partido contra Universitario, en la tribuna oriente aparecieron barristas de dicho equipo con banderas de grupos de Lima. Ambos son los clubes de provincia con mayor cantidad de aficionados a nivel nacional. Chusco Sierra Carlos Humberto Salazar.
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Participaciones internacionales de FBC Melgar. Actualizado a la Copa Libertadores Futbolistas del Foot Ball Club Melgar. Entrenadores del Foot Ball Club Melgar.
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