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Newell’s Old Boys Matchday in Rosario

Match Days Rosario

From €95,00 95,00


3 hours


Specific Tour

Group Size

Max 10 people


English, Español


Hello – I am Juan, a lifelong fan of Newells Old Boys and Homefans host in Rosario.  Come with me and enjoy a vibrant game at “El Coloso del Parque”

Located right at the heart of the city of Rosario and in the green surroundings of Independencia Park, you can find Newell’s Old Boys stadium also known as “El Coloso del Parque”. This name is still in use nowadays , even though fans voted to change the name to Marcelo A. Bielsa in his honour in 2009 .

Many famous footballers from the club’s academy have represented Argentina at World Cups : Gabriel Batistuta, , Jorge Valdano, Gabriel Heinze, Roberto Sensini, Mauricio Pochettino, , among others. Lionel Messi also played in the club’s youths as well as Diego Maradona played for us in 1993.

After I pick you up , we will go to the Stadium surroundings to enjoy a pre-match appetizer like typical Choripan or the local “Carlito” sandwich together with some beers .

Once being warmed up with meals and chants , we will be ready for some action. I will distribute your tickets and escort you to the stand before game starts.

The stadium is always full of capacity and you can expect an amazing atmosphere! All visitors have love the Coloso s atmosphere!

When it finished, I will bring you back to meeting point.

This Newell’s Old Boys Matchday Experience is on sale for the below fixtures:

Tuesday 04 Oct. v Arsenal (Confirmed Date)

Wednesday 12 Oct. v Tigre (TBD)

Sunday 16 Oct.  v Boca (TBD)

note I : TBD days can be moved forward or postponed by one/two days from the one described here. Only weeks or days before the match, the A.F.A (Argentinian Football Association) confirms the definitive date and time.

note II: Please kindly bear in mind that Newell’s is located 300 km from Buenos Aires. This activity doesn’t include transportation from one city to another, although we are to happy to help you on planning your arrival. There are plenty of options for your convinience!

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Experience organized by Juan_I

Homefans SuperHost

Verified Homefans Host 16 Reviews I´m Juan. I was born in Rosario , the cradle of many Argentinian football talents, but now I live in Buenos Aires . "Banderazos" (fan supporting days), picados (kickabout ), asados ( barbecues) , pre-match drinks along with chants are part of the amazing Argentinian football atmosphere. Let’s take a journey together!


  • Learn about one of the most important football teams in Argentina
  • Enjoy a typical pre-match Snack with the Fans
  • Live the Newells Atmosphere!

What you will do

Matchday! Welcome to Rosario
Your host and the rest of the group will meet you in Central Rosario and you will travel together to El Coloso del Parque.
Pre-Match Experience
Next, you'll head to a local restaurant near the stadium to enjoy a typical Argentinian pre-match experience. Enjoy your lunch and have a drink, whilst I will share more insights about the rich history of Newells, teach you some songs and prepare you for the match.
Matchday! Time for kick off...
We will head to the stadium with plenty of time to enjoy the fiery atmosphere of the pre-match build up. Then take your seats for 90 minutes of thrilling Argentinian football.

What you get

  • English-speaking local hosts
  • One Beer
  • One Snack
  • Match Ticket
  • Transport from meeting point (in Rosario) to Stadium
  • The story of Newells Old Boys booklet or a souvenir
  • Tips
  • Insurance


Is Homefans responsible for the activity?

Even though we are a friendly bunch, we are not directly responsible for the activity.

We are a marketplace, which means we facilitate that travellers like yourself, take part in a sports experience offered by a fully-vetted local host who has enrolled on the platform.

The responsibility to carry out the activity relies exclusively on the local host. However, we as a marketplace and acting in the interests of everyone, supervise everything and facilitate  comms and support  when needed for a flawless experience.

Is the match date confirmed?

Whilst the fixture calendar has been released, final confirmed dates are usually announced 2-3 weeks before the kick-off date, due to TV schedule. It is possible then, that Sunday matches will move to Saturday and vice-versa.  The local hosts will keep you posted in case there is a change.

When will I receive confirmation of the tour?

When you choose and pay for your an activity on the Homefans marketplace, you will receive a booking confirmation directly after the booking via email. In this confirmation, you will get all the details of your booking.

How will the host get in touch?

Once the booking is done, you will receive an order confirmation and the Homefans tech platform will notify the host about it. You can always chat with the host on the marketplace by clicking on the ‘ASK A QUESTION‘ button – you will send and receive messages you can check on your own dashboard with email notifications.

A few days prior to the game, the host will get in touch with you via Whatsapp to arrange the appropriate logistics.

How are the activities planned and executed?

The activities on the Homefans marketplace are designed and executed by fully-vetted locals that have been approved by Homefans.

All bookings made on Homefans are backed by our Buyer Guarantee so you have peace on mind when booking.

With more than 10,000+ customers , Homefans is one of the biggest specialised sports marketplaces in the world.

How many people will be on the tour?

The maximum number of people the host will allow is stated above.

However,  this number may not always be met and it may even be possible that your party is on the tour on your own.

Higher numbers make for a more sociable experience, lower numbers make for more personalised attention from your host. Look at it as a win/win!

What does an activity include?

An activity on the Homefans marketplace involves a fully-vetted host, who offers a specific experience around a sporting event (match day experience with a ticket for the game) or some other cultural experiences (walking tours, stadium & museum tours with a local, among others).

They last between 2 hours up to a whole day. Please check the inclusions in each activity on the “What’s Included‘ section.

Can I bring bags to the stadium?

We recommend not to bring bags and valuables to the stadia in Argentina. Just the bare minimum to be more comfortable during your experience.

Also, please restrain from wearing the away team’s colours as it will make it almost impossible to access the ground.


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Steven McCormick


Newell's with Juan

I had a brilliant trip to Rosario, and was helped at every stage by Juan. Prior to arriving in Rosario he shared some great information and articles via WhatsApp that got me excited ahead of my visit and gave me a taste of the passion for football Rosario has. Juan accommodated all of the groups requests, and gave us a tour of the city by car showing us Messi's neighbourhood home and murals. Prior to the game we ate and drank a beer at Juan's local restaurant and soaked up the atmosphere as the party headed to the streets pre-match. The stadium and our seats were fantastic. Although the game ended in defeat for Newells it did not take anything away from the atmosphere or experience. A must see in Argentina! Thank you Juan.
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Florian Jaramago

Great experience ! After a delicious asado, Juan took us to visit some murals across the city of Leo Messi before the game and telling us some stories about the football in Rosario. Great seats to enjoy the game and great atmosphere ! Thanks Juan for all. I recommand it !
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