Synopsis

This episode we discover a true passion for football Argentinian style in Buenos Aires. We “meat” up with Argentina star Pablo Zabaleta as he hosts a traditional Gaucho barbeque. Argentina star Javier Zanetti treats us to a traditional Argentine snack and Legend Hernan Crespo talks us through his incredible career before introducing us to his new passion for horses.

Featured

  1. Pablo Zabaleta – Pablo invites some of his West Ham team mates to sample a traditional Argentinian Asado.
  2. Danny Williams – The German born American International lets us in on his latest haircut with barber Justin Carr
  3. Javier Zanetti – The Argentinian International is now resident in Milan and show’s us how to make the perfect Argentinian snack – An Empanada.
  4. Hernan Crespo – The retired legend talks us through a career that included being named as the best Parma player in history, and lets us into his own personal museum before sharing his new passion – horses, at the stables located at his home.

Items  

San Lorenzo

The pope’s team know how to follow football in style. They host Boca Juniors in a local Buenos Aires derby and Layla and Jonny are given the full fan experience in a uniquely Argentinian way.

Boca

Layla gets to the heart of what makes the most famous club in Buenos Aires stand out from the crowd and the rich history of one of the most famous clubs in the world.

Hairdressing

Jonny meets one of the most interesting barbers in South America, Julio, a man who has more of a love of football than of anything else in the world.

In the Footsteps of Messi and Maradonna

Jonny goes on the trail of the two biggest names in Argentinian football, who both have incredible links to the small club Argentinos Juniors.

The Football Shirt Collector

Layla meets a person who has one of the biggest collections of football shirts in the world and is joined by the former owner of one of those shirts – Argentine Legend Ariel Ortega.