1. Mascherano: Argentina Are in Immense Pain

    Argentina midfielder Javier Mascherano was one of the first protagonists to comment on his side's 1-0 defeat to Germany in the 2014 Brazil World Cup final...

    Dan Steckenberg Written by Dan Steckenberg about 14 days ago 204 reads 0 comments

  2. Demichelis: 'Fans Kept Us Awake!'

    Martin Demichelis claims Brazilians “threw fireworks at 4am” to keep Argentina awake ahead of the World Cup Final with Germany.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 15 days ago 143 reads 1 comments

  3. World Cup Final: Argentina Won't Buckle Like Brazil, Says Pablo Zabaleta

    Argentina will learn the lessons of Brazil's World Cup humiliation and maintain the steely focus that has taken them to the brink of a historic victory in their neighbour's backyard, according to Pablo Zabaleta...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 15 days ago 92 reads 0 comments

  4. Aguero: I'm Sure They're Scared Too

    “I'm sure they're also a bit scared,” Kun Agüero told Argentinian newspaper 'Olé' ahead of tonight's World Cup final against Germany.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 15 days ago 178 reads 0 comments

  5. Lionel Messi Doesn't Need World Cup Win to Be Considered Best of His Generation

    Can we just enjoy Lionel Messi as he is now? Only hours remain before Germany and Argentina face off in the final of the 2014 World Cup...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 15 days ago 4,515 reads 10 comments

  6. Lionel Messi Posts World Cup Message to Argentina on Eve of 2014 Final

    Lionel Messi has rallied Argentina with a message to fans and the wider world on Facebook . The Barcelona forward can write history with victory in the final and admits ...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 15 days ago 76,518 reads 72 comments

  7. Sergio Romero and the 5 Surprises of Argentina's World Cup Campaign

    The Argentine capital of Buenos Aires, and cities across the country, were invaded by crowds on Wednesday following a gruelling penalty shoot-out win against the Netherlands...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 16 days ago 2,354 reads 3 comments

  8. Lionel Messi Hits Bicycle Kick in Argentina Training Ahead of World Cup Final

    Lionel Messi is facing the biggest game of his life on Sunday, as Argentina take on Germany in the World Cup Final. And while nerves will undoubtedly play a part in the match, Messi and his teammates look pretty loose for now...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 16 days ago 5,109 reads 5 comments

  9. Argentina vs. Germany Odds: 5 Reasons Argentina Will Win the World Cup Final

    Argentina heads into the World Cup final on the heels of a cautiously played draw with the Netherlands that was decided in a shootout...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 16 days ago 42,549 reads 4 comments

  10. What Can Argentina Learn from 2006 and 2010 World Cup Defeats to Germany?

    The experience of being knocked out of the last two World Cups by Germany should work in Argentina's favour when they take on the Europeans once again in Sunday's final...

    Dan Colasimone Written by Dan Colasimone about 16 days ago 10,843 reads 71 comments

  11. Enzo Perez Argentina Selection Is Unlikely Tactical Masterstroke from Sabella

    Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella cuts a curious figure from the sidelines as his nation plays. He certainly will not go down as one of the most dashing or aggressive figures ...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 17 days ago 3,138 reads 2 comments

  12. Do Argentina Need to Be More Offensive to Win the World Cup?

    While Germany received plenty of acclaim, congratulations and, to an extent, awe for the manner of their progress to the World Cup final, rivals Argentina were somewhat less on the ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 17 days ago 1,620 reads 10 comments

  13. Should Argentina Risk Starting Sergio Aguero?

    As the euphoria of a gruelling penalty shoot-out victory over the Netherlands finally dies down, Argentina turn their attention to their next match. It is not just any old clash...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 17 days ago 5,442 reads 3 comments

  14. Profiling Alejandro Sabella, the Argentina Manager Who Rarely Receives Praise

    Alejandro Sabella has a cut a comic figure on the sidelines throughout Argentina’s World Cup campaign...

    Nick Dorrington Written by Nick Dorrington about 17 days ago 3,528 reads 8 comments

  15. The Time Is Right for Lionel Messi and Argentina to End World Cup Wait

    "The Argentinean player, if he has a virtue is this one: he gets bigger in the biggest challenges,” renowned coach Angel Cappa said on Radio Onda Cera this week...

    Guillem Balague Written by Guillem Balague about 17 days ago 8,252 reads 66 comments

  16. Would Winning the World Cup Make Lionel Messi the Greatest Ever?

    On Sunday, Lionel Messi will play for not one, but two titles when he faces Germany in the World Cup final at the Maracana ...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 17 days ago 38,122 reads 388 comments

  17. Javier Mascherano Will Be as Vital as Messi for Argentina in World Cup Final

    Underlining a fantastic World Cup with one of the great midfield performances against the Netherlands in the semi-finals, Javier Mascherano proved why he will be so vital for Argentina in the final...

    Dan Colasimone Written by Dan Colasimone about 17 days ago 1,397 reads 10 comments

  18. Argentina Fans Go Nuts on a Plane After World Cup Final Announcement

    These fans were presumably very unhappy to be stuck on a plane during Argentina's semi-final victory over the Netherlands. These same Argentina fans were very happy when the pilot announced that Argentina would be playing in the World Cup final.

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 18 days ago 1,612 reads 3 comments

  19. History Says Argentina Will Defeat Germany in World Cup Final in Americas

    You are unlikely to find many fans from the host nation prepared to admit it. But a clash between Argentina and Germany in Sunday's World Cup final, played in no less a stage than ...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 18 days ago 12,139 reads 71 comments

  20. Lionel Messi: The Last South American No. 10 Left After Neymar, Rodriguez Exit

    And then there was one. In a tournament frequently illuminated by South American No. 10s, only Lionel Messi now remains...

    Nick Dorrington Written by Nick Dorrington about 18 days ago 23,291 reads 106 comments

  21. Javier Mascherano's All-Round Display Proves Decisive for Argentina

    The buildup to this semi-final concentrated heavily on Lionel Messi and Arjen Robben – and it felt like both coaches' team talks were no different...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 18 days ago 893 reads 0 comments

  22. Sabella: Advantage Germany in After 'War'

    The Argentina manager, Alejandro Sabella, has admitted Germany's freshness will hand them a considerable advantage in Sunday's World Cup final after the South Americans overcame Holland to reach the showpiece for the first time in 24 years...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 18 days ago 898 reads 0 comments

  23. Argentina Celebrate Win over Holland on the Streets of Buenos Aires

    Thousands of Argentinians gathered at the Obelisk in Buenos Aires to celebrate their country's World Cup semi-final penalty shootout victory over Holland...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 18 days ago 320 reads 0 comments

  24. Sergio Romero Has Repaid Alejandro Sabella's Faith at This World Cup

    For a time, Sergio Romero was accustomed to not being wanted. Shipped off for a loan spell in Monaco by club side Sampdoria , the goalkeeper played only a handful of matches ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 18 days ago 6,690 reads 4 comments

  25. Argentina's Lionel Messi Stifled but He Can Still Light Up the Final

    This was a difficult and at times rather painful night in São Paulo: for those watching this turgid, tactically constipated semi-final between Holland and Argentina, for the ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 18 days ago 646 reads 0 comments