I’m a little late to post about tango and football, they have been playing for a week already in the World Cup. I deejayed on the opening night and made sure to play a couple of football-related songs, Independiente Club and Racing Club. Don’t think anyone noticed though. Since I’m not really into football, I sort of cheer for Argentina, and they are doing well so far.
There are several other football-related tango songs, even quite a few about Maradona’s old club Boca Juniors. The song El Sueño del Pibe apparently inspired this last (or rather first) performance by Enrique & Judita: