Soccer-Mini-Messi one of six sent off at River Plate (Reuters)

BUENOS AIRES, June 24 (Reuters) – Young striker Juan Manuel Iturbe ran into trouble from relegated rivals San Martin in his last match for River Plate at the weekend and was one of six players sent off. Iturbe, dubbed ‘Mini Messi’ when he earned a place in Argentina’s under-20 team as a 16-year-old, had just scored River’s third goal in the 87th minute of a 3-1 victory that condemned San Martin to the second division. …

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