1. Angel Correa Takes Up Messi's Mantle as Argentina Get Olympic Bid Back on Track

    After enduring a disappointing start to their men's football campaign, the Argentina team needed a big result in their second match...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 11 months ago 4,254 reads 2 comments

  2. Lionel Messi Reportedly Set to Rejoin Argentinian National Team After Retirement

    Lionel Messi is reportedly set to return to Argentina's national side after announcing his retirement from international football in June...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 11 months ago 18,228 reads 94 comments

  3. Edgardo Bauza Appointed Argentina Manager: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Argentina national team has reportedly hired Sao Paulo FC manager Edgardo Bauza to succeed Gerardo Martino as its coach...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 1,727 reads 10 comments

  4. Lionel Messi's Potential Argentina Return Discussed by President Mauricio Macri

    Argentina President Mauricio Macri doesn’t expect Lionel Messi to follow through with his international retirement, having insisted he is “sure” the Barcelona man will play for his country again...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 12 months ago 4,545 reads 45 comments

  5. Lionel Messi's Penalty Ball from 2016 Copa America May Be Sold, Fan Fears Theft

    The last ball Lionel Messi kicked in international football could be sold for €27,000 (£ 23,024), as its owner fears it being stolen if he keeps it...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 12 months ago 9,805 reads 30 comments

  6. Gerardo Martino Resigns as Argentina Manager: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Gerardo Martino has stood down as the manager of the Argentina national team, it was confirmed on Tuesday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 12 months ago 5,679 reads 42 comments

  7. Luis Suarez Is 'Sure' Lionel Messi Will Reconsider Retirement from Argentina

    Barcelona striker Luis Suarez is "sure" club team-mate Lionel Messi will reconsider his retirement from the Argentina national team after he stepped down after their Copa America Centenario final defeat...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 12 months ago 7,109 reads 44 comments

  8. Argentina's Crown Prince: Can Paulo Dybala Step Up in Leo Messi's Absence?

    Juventus star Paulo Dybala has been pushing insistently for a place in the Argentina side for the last 18 months at least...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 12 months ago 8,673 reads 45 comments

  9. Lionel Messi Fans to Hold Mass Demonstration After Star's Argentina Retirement

    Lionel Messi 's retirement from international football has prompted quite a response from his fans in Argentina, with o ver 100,000 people reportedly set to march in the centre ...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 12 months ago 21,285 reads 195 comments

  10. Deflated Argentina Must Rebuild Without Lionel Messi for World Cup Qualifiers

    After the painful interlude of the Copa America Centenario , the long slog to the Russia World Cup resumes for Argentina...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 12 months ago 12,867 reads 85 comments

  11. Lionel Messi Urged to Return to Argentina National-Team Duty by Diego Maradona

    Argentina legend Diego Maradona has urged Lionel Messi to reconsider his retirement from the national team. Per La Nacion (h/t Goal's Sacha Pisani ), Maradona said: Messi has to stay in the national team...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 12 months ago 15,163 reads 137 comments

  12. I Quit: Lionel Messi's Retirement Turns Argentina Copa Dream into Nightmare

    Lionel Messi pushed himself to the limits of his physical and mental endurance to deliver the Copa America for Argentina...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 12 months ago 21,181 reads 179 comments

  13. Lionel Messi Quits Argentina: Twitter Reacts to Star's International Retirement

    Barcelona star Lionel Messi shockingly decided to retire from international football in the wake of Argentina's loss to Chile in the final of the Copa America Centenario on Sunday, per ESPN FC ...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 12 months ago 17,692 reads 3 comments

  14. Lionel Messi 'Broken' After Copa America Final Penalty Miss, Says Sergio Aguero

    Argentina striker Sergio Aguero said captain Lionel Messi was "broken" after missing from the spot in his country's Copa America Centenario final penalty-shootout defeat to Chile on Sunday evening...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 12 months ago 20,754 reads 136 comments

  15. Lionel Messi Announces Retirement from Argentina National Team

    A fourth loss in a major international tournament final was too much to bear for Lionel Messi . Following Argentina's 4-2 defeat on penalty kicks to Chile in the Copa America ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 months ago 165,294 reads 648 comments

  16. Lionel Messi's Penalty Disaster Sums Up an Argentina That Wilted Under Pressure

    Argentina's Copa America hopes went flying out of MetLife Stadium at roughly the same height and velocity as Lionel Messi 's skied penalty...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 12 months ago 23,309 reads 98 comments

  17. Star, Surprise and Flop: Grading Argentina's Copa America 2016 Final Performance

    Chile have beaten Argentina in the Copa America final, retaining the crown. In the video above, Bleacher Report's Dean Jones talks about Argentina's star, surprise and flop from the match...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 12 months ago 471 reads 5 comments

  18. Argentina Have No Excuses If They Fail to Win Copa America Centenario

    NEW JERSEY — Argentina national football team manager Gerardo Martino cut a nervous figure in his press conference before the Copa America Centenario final, virtually ignoring ...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 12 months ago 10,050 reads 17 comments

  19. Argentina's 3rd Time Lucky? Nothing but Victory Will Do in the Copa America

    For the third time in as many years, Argentina will be lining up on Sunday for a major international final...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 12 months ago 6,299 reads 47 comments

  20. Diego Maradona Comments on Argentina, Cristiano Ronaldo and More

    Former Argentina international Diego Maradona has warned his compatriots not to come back if they lose the 2016 Copa America Centenario final against Chile on Sunday...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 12 months ago 11,198 reads 45 comments

  21. Lionel Messi Must Perform in Copa America Final After Driving Argentina to Brink

    HOUSTON, Texas — Lionel Messi shifted his eyes to his right and saw Gonzalo Higuain talking to journalists further down the long mixed-zone line at the NRG Stadium...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 1 year ago 8,524 reads 31 comments