1. Matias Kranevitter Passes Argentina Audition to Prove He Is Mascherano's Heir

    More fearsome opponents than Bolivia will undoubtedly come in Matias Kranevitter 's budding career, but in an imperious performance on Tuesday the 23-year-old showed just why he ...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 1 month ago 2,545 reads 5 comments

  2. Lionel Messi Casually Nutmegs Bolivia Goalkeeper Carlos Lampe

    Lionel Messi was ruled offside, but it won't spare the blushes of Bolivia goalkeeper Carlos Lampe ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 327,442 reads 10 comments

  3. Argentina vs. Bolivia Betting Odds Preview, Copa America Centenario Prediction

    Argentina will be looking to follow up on their easy 5-0 victory over Panama when they hit the pitch for their final group-stage contest against Bolivia on Tuesday as massive -750 betting favorites at sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark...

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  4. Lionel Messi, Ever Banega and the Rosario Fighters That Fuel Argentina

    Argentina have the luxury of knowing that whatever the result in their final Copa America 2016 group game, they are guaranteed passage to the quarter-finals, and most likely in first place...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 1 month ago 7,332 reads 19 comments

  5. Ramiro Funes Mori: From Kamikaze to Cornerstone of the Argentina Defence

    Argentina have not exactly been firing on all cylinders so far in the Copa America, but there have been few scares in what has traditionally been the team's Achilles' heel...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 1 month ago 987 reads 10 comments

  6. Magical Lionel Messi's Golden Cameo Jolts Argentina into Life at Copa America

    It only took Lionel Messi 29 minutes to send an ominous warning to the rest of the Copa America as Argentina steamed past Panama 5-0, inspired by an incredible hat-trick...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 1 month ago 14,882 reads 93 comments

  7. Lionel Messi Returns from Injury, Hits 19-Minute Hat-Trick for Argentina

    The world waited for Lionel Messi to make his Copa America debut, and when he did, it was magic. After recovering from injury, the Argentina magician came on as a substitute in the 61st minute and promptly delivered a hat-trick by the 87th...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 38,318 reads 237 comments

  8. Why Argentina Should Not Risk Lionel Messi Against Panama

    As Lionel Messi continues his recovery from a back injury, the whole of Argentina waits to see how their captain and talisman's health is progressing...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 1 month ago 5,026 reads 19 comments

  9. Argentina vs. Panama Betting Odds Preview and Copa America Prediction

    With Lionel Messi continuing to rest due to a back injury suffered last month his Argentinian teammates won their Copa America opener 2-1 over Chile on Monday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 1 month ago 5,046 reads 0 comments

  10. Argentina Ride out Lionel Messi's Absence for Vital Win over Chile

    No Lionel Messi , no problem? Hardly. But tenacious Argentina at least proved that when Leo cannot weave his magic, they still have the ability to grind out big results...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 1 month ago 4,146 reads 11 comments

  11. Copa America Centenario Is Lionel Messi's Last Great Chance of Argentina Glory

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Time is running out for Lionel Messi . Although the Barcelona and Argentina star is just 28, the Copa America Centenario represents the last great chance he has to win a trophy with his country...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 1 month ago 9,468 reads 19 comments

  12. Argentina vs. Chile Betting Odds Preview, Copa America Prediction

    Chile escaped with a victory on penalties over Argentina in the final of the 2015 Copa America, but sit as +255 underdogs ahead of their rematch at Levi's Stadium on Monday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 1 month ago 5,725 reads 2 comments

  13. Alexis vs. Funes Mori and Messi vs. Bravo: 5 Key Clashes in Argentina vs. Chile

    Argentina face Chile on Monday evening in a match fit for a final and a repeat of last year's Copa America decider...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 1 month ago 6,968 reads 38 comments

  14. 2 Final Chances? Martino's Argentina Job on Line at Copa America and Olympics

    It has been 12 years since a Copa America and Olympic Games took place in the same year. In 2004, Argentina grabbed a gold medal in Athens and finished runners-up in the South American competition...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 1 month ago 1,067 reads 7 comments

  15. Aguero or Higuain: Picking Argentina's Best Copa America XI

    Argentina coach Gerardo Martino goes into the Copa America Centenario with a problem familiar to many of his predecessors...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 1 month ago 7,564 reads 41 comments

  16. Why 2016 Will Be the Year Lionel Messi Strikes Gold with Argentina

    If Argentina are to break their 23-year trophy drought with the Copa America Centenario crown, Lionel Messi will once again be vital to their chances...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 2 months ago 10,060 reads 80 comments

  17. Gonzalo Higuain Scores Brilliant Winner for Argentina in 1-0 Win over Honduras

    Argentina's 1-0 win over Honduras on Friday was marred by an injury to Leo Messi, but that didn't stop the match producing a glorious piece of skill from one of his team-mates...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 2 months ago 6,906 reads 19 comments

  18. Lionel Messi Comments on 2016 Copa America, Stephen Curry and More

    Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi is focused on ending Argentina's major trophy drought in Copa America Centenario, which is being held in the United States next month, but he's ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 11,163 reads 95 comments

  19. Lionel Messi's 2016 Copa America, Rio Olympics Decision Revealed by Tata Martino

    Argentina coach Gerardo "Tata" Martino has said Lionel Messi understands his omission from his nation's bid for gold at the upcoming Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, and he will instead focus on the Copa America in the United States this June...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 3 months ago 5,822 reads 17 comments

  20. Lionel Messi Left in His Pants After Giving Away Clothes as Souvenirs

    It was a successful international break for Argentina, who recently beat both Chile and Bolivia in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers to significantly improve their chances of making the tournament...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 4 months ago 9,655 reads 9 comments

  21. Lionel Messi Scores Penalty as Argentina Beat Bolivia in World Cup Qualifier

    Lionel Messi was at his sparkling best on Tuesday as Argentina claimed a key 2-0 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying win over Bolivia in Cordoba...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 4 months ago 9,207 reads 18 comments

  22. Lionel Messi Pulled onto Stage and Cheered After Attending Show in Argentina

    If you're Lionel Messi , there are few places you can go without being recognised and adored. That applies double in Argentina, where Messi used his downtime during the current ...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 4 months ago 10,891 reads 29 comments

  23. Lionel Messi Responds to Barack Obama, Would Love to Meet President and Family

    President Barack Obama was in Argentina this week, where he revealed his daughters, Malia and Sasha, were keen to meet football superstar Lionel Messi ...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 4 months ago 18,739 reads 73 comments

  24. Lionel Messi Didn't Have a Shot for the First Time in 117 Matches vs. Chile

    Argentina's hopes of qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup received a significant boost on Thursday when they beat Chile 2-1 in Santiago...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 4 months ago 3,909 reads 16 comments

  25. Angel Di Maria Scores Great Equaliser as Argentina Recover to Defeat Chile 2-1

    Angel Di Maria's redemption among the footballing public continued on Thursday night as his goal inspired a 2-1 comeback victory for Argentina...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 4 months ago 4,280 reads 10 comments