Tag: argentina

messi, argentina

Messi: Argentina must improve to succeed in Russia

Argentina captain Lionel Messi believes they need to improve if they are to stand a chance of winning next year’s FIFA World Cup in...
nigeria, argentina, world cup, croatia, iceland

2018 World Cup draw: Nigeria’s group decent, but tricky, say stakeholders + list of...

A section of football enthusiasts in Nigeria has described the country’s 2018 World Cup group draw as “decent, but tricky”. Nigeria was on Friday in...
super eagles, argentina, iwobi

Iwobi grabs brace as Super Eagles whip Argentina 4-2

The Super Eagles, on Tuesday, confirmed that their soaring ratings were no illusion as they whipped former world champions Argentina 4-2 in an international...
argentina, russia, aguero

Argentina beat Russia in World Cup venue’s inaugural match

A late goal by Sergio Aguero lifted Argentina to a 1-0 win over World Cup hosts, Russia, in the inaugural match at Moscow’s newly-renovated...

Argentina soccer fan dies after attack and fall over stadium’s edge

A fan of Belgrano in Argentina has died after an incident where other fans attacked him in the stands. Emanuel Barbo fell to his death...

Argentina 0, Bolivia 2, hours after Messi’s ban

Argentina are out of the automatic qualification places for the 2018 World Cup after losing 0-2 to Bolivia, hours after captain Lionel Messi was...

Maradona offers to coach Argentina for free

  Diego Maradona is desperate to return to coaching and has set his plan on a second spell as Argentina manager, suggesting he would even...

Referee shot dead in Argentina after brandishing red card

A referee was murdered on the football pitch just moments after he showed a player a red card in Argentina. Cesar Flores, 48, was shot...