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Newell’s Old Boys Matchday in Rosario

5 Excellent (7 reviews) Superhost Rosario

From €95,00 95,00


3 hours


Specific Tour

Group Size

Max 8 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.

Newell’s Copa de la Ligua fixture 2024 is now available! We are open to questions regarding your upcoming visit to Rosario!

Confirmed Dates !!


Liga Profesional 2024

Expected DATE  / MATCH  /  TIME


Sun, Aug 4 Newell’s Old Boys v Estudiantes de La Plata TBD
Sun, Aug 18 Newell’s Old Boys v Racing Club TBD
Sun, Sep 1 Newell’s Old Boys v Belgrano (Córdoba) TBD
Sun, Sep 22 Newell’s Old Boys v Tigre TBD
Sun, Oct 6 Newell’s Old Boys v Lanús TBD
Sun, Oct 27 Newell’s Old Boys v Sarmiento (Junín) TBD
Sun, Nov 24 Newell’s Old Boys v Independiente TBD
Sun, Dec 8 Newell’s Old Boys v Boca Juniors TBD

Need Transport To/From Rosario? Now added Executive Coach Class pre-booking. I will help to get your transport Ticket

note : TBD days can be moved forward or postponed by one/two/three 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 convenience, make an inquiry !

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Member Since 2020

13 Reviews

Experience organized by Juan_I

Homefans SuperHost

Verified Homefans Host 13 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 & Snack
  • Match Ticket
  • Transport from meeting point (in Rosario) to Stadium
  • 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.

I can just get a ticket why should I book a matchday experience?

Homefans is created with the mission to connect sport fans in any destination around the world. Attending sports events is so much better when experiences are shared and when you can learn something about the club or the destination.

Whilst getting just a ticket is an option for travellers, matchday experiences on the Homefans marketplace are all led by locals. Which means you don’t have to worry about the logistics and will be in safe hands on match days.

In some destinations and clubs, it’s best to be accompanied with a local rather than going on your own. Every host on the Homefans marketplace is screened and vetted, so you can enjoy a safe and memorable experience wherever you go!

Is the match date confirmed?

Whilst the fixture calendar has been released, final confirmed dates are usually announced 2weeks before the kick-off date, due to TV schedule and the AFA (Argentina Football Association) disposition.

It is possible then, that Sunday matches will move to Saturday, Monday 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.

You can always reach out for any questions regarding your experience. Your host will reach out via Whatsapp to coordinate everything for the matchday. This usually happens one week before match day.

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. Usually the group is between 4 – 10 people for matchday experiences.

Looking for a private experience just for you and/or your group? Reach out to for more information.

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.

I might need to cancel - what shall I do?

If you foresee that you cannot longer attend the activity you booked, you can do it within the next 24 hours after your booking was done.

According to our Terms & Conditions, after the 24 hour window, the host cancellation policy applies, and it depends on each host.  Given that it involves tickets, it’s usually non-refundable.

If you have solid reasons on why you want to cancel, please get in touch with Homefans and we’ll do our best to ensure you get either credit or can book another experience of choice,


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David Richardson


Newell's Old Boys v Boca

Had a great day visiting Rosario for the Newell's v Boca match. The tour was very well organised by the host, Juan who as well as taking us to the match gave us a tour of some of the important football barrios of Rosario. The atmosphere inside and outside the stadium was incredible despite the result. I highly reccomend going to Rosario, its a real football city, very nice people and everyone wants to talk about their team!

Nihal Paidipelly


The best way to experience Rosario!

If you are fan of sports in general or just want an authentic Rosario experience this is a must see activity! Juan organized everything for us from pickup to planning out various areas of Rosario to see (Messi’s neighborhood, various murals of other Rosario footballing legends, important Rosario landmarks along the drive, etc.). The actual prematch and match experience was amazing as well as the Carlitos Juan will introduce you to alongside the beers were the best food we had in Argentina by far! Overall, our day with Juan was the highlight of our trip and I could not recommend something to do in Rosario more than this.
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Curtis Penney


Amazing experience

Juan organised an amazing trip. He organised our transport to Rosario and back to Buenos Aires, took us on a tour around Messi’s neighbourhood, which was really interesting, then we had food and beers kindly bought for us and then the game was amazing and Juan was able to answer all questions and was able to make everyone feel very comfortable.

James flowers


Newells old boys

This was a brilliant experience hosted by Juan. The whole day was effortless as Juan had arranged everything including our transport. I would highly recommend booking this experience with Juan as it’s truly an unforgettable moment.

Matthew Richardson


Newell’s Old Boys

We had a tremendous experience watching a Newell’s Old Boys game with Juan. He was an excellent host, informative and gracious. The communication leading up to the match was very good too. Juan made sure everything went smoothly. I highly recommend catching a game in Rosario with Juan. We had an unforgettable evening, and really enjoyed seeing the passion and culture surrounding the club.

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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Member Since 2020

13 Reviews