1. Messi Prepares for Argentina Return Ahead of the World Cup

    Argentina took a different approach to preparation ahead of their friendly against Romania on Wednesday - by conducting training on a basketball court.....

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  2. 'Messi Will Never Be Better Than Maradona'

    Ex-Argentina international Hector Enrique has claimed that Lionel Messi will never surpass Diego Maradona as the best ever...

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  3. Should Juventus Star Carlos Tevez Make the Argentina World Cup Squad?

    Just over three months away from the start of the World Cup, favourites to lift the trophy are already being identified. As is almost habitual, the Argentina national team is being mentioned as a strong candidate for glory in neighbouring Brazil...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 1 month ago 6,006 reads 48 comments

  4. Maradona, Zanetti, and the 6 Most Influential Argentinians to Play in Serie A

    Carlos Tevez scored his 14th league goal of the season for Juventus on Sunday. Gonzalo Higuain notched his 13th for Napoli a day later...

    Paolo Bandini Written by Paolo Bandini about 1 month ago 6,843 reads 11 comments

  5. Sabella's Latest Selection Shows Argentina's World Cup Squad Is Nearly Settled

    When Alejandro Sabella named his 22-man Argentina squad to face Romania in a friendly international in Bucharest on March 5, it was further proof of what many had suspected—the ...

    Dan Colasimone Written by Dan Colasimone about 2 months ago 10,304 reads 24 comments

  6. Tighe's 2014 World Cup Tactics Board: Analysing Alejandro Sabella's Argentina

    Welcome to the latest in a B/R series where we will take a tactical dive and explore each and every one of the 32 qualified World Cup teams. Next up is Argentina, who qualified in first place in the CONMEBOL standings with an impressive 32 points...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 2 months ago 5,341 reads 26 comments

  7. Report: Lavezzi's Uncle Shot Dead

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  8. Murder Potentially Tied to Robbery

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  9. Tevez: Happy Thanks to Conte

    Carlos Tevez brushed off further talk of Argentina by thanking Antonio Conte's contribution for helping him settle in at Juventus .....

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  10. World Cup Offers Messi a Chance to Confirm Place as All-Time Best

    Pele, Maradona , Zidane , Moore — history’s greatest players lead their countries to football’s ultimate prize, and this year it could be the turn of four-time ...

    Liam Newman Written by Liam Newman about 2 months ago 8,030 reads 116 comments

  11. Lionel Messi Believes He'll Peak Just in Time for World Cup in Brazil

    Lionel Messi has appeared in eight World Cup games for Argentina. If he scored at the same rate for his country as he does for his club, he would have found the net seven times in those eight games...

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  12. 5 Youngsters Who Could Make Late Push for a Place in Argentina World Cup Squad

    At times, it seems that Argentina enjoys an almost bottomless pool of footballing talent. Like in any team, there are weaknesses, but the South American nation has a virtual production ...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 3 months ago 2,054 reads 3 comments

  13. Carlos Tevez Should Be at His Peak, but Is Destined for World Cup Despair

    The maverick striker has fought his way back into favour in the past, but Argentina appear to be dancing to Lionel Messi's tune.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 3 months ago 491 reads 0 comments

  14. World Cup Glory with Argentina Is Key to Lionel Messi Winning Back Ballon D'Or

    A World Cup win with Argentina in 2014 could be crucial to Lionel Messi 's chances of winning back the FIFA Ballon D'Or ...

    Dan Colasimone Written by Dan Colasimone about 3 months ago 5,021 reads 19 comments

  15. Can Argentina's Imbalance Prevent Lionel Messi Lifting the World Cup in Brazil?

    The FIFA World Cup is drawing ever nearer and the usual suspects are emerging as to who could lift the trophy on July 13 th ...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 3 months ago 9,396 reads 90 comments

  16. What to Expect from Lionel Messi Against Argentina's World Cup Group Opponents

    With the World Cup groups now determined, the real work begins. Lionel Messi and Argentina are looking to lift the World Cup trophy on Brazilian soil, and it all starts with Group F...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 5 months ago 8,035 reads 10 comments

  17. Breaking Down Argentina's World Cup 2014 Group Stage Opponents

    The World Cup draw on Friday threw up some interesting groups, but Argentina can be pretty happy overall at how things panned out for them...

    Dan Colasimone Written by Dan Colasimone about 5 months ago 3,009 reads 20 comments

  18. Projecting Argentina's Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for World Cup 2014 Draw

    Argentina enter the 2014 World Cup as one of the favorites to win it. However, they first must advance beyond the group stage, which could end up being difficult. As the No...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 3,079 reads 3 comments

  19. Sabella Hopeful of Fit Messi for World Cup

    Argentina Coach Alejandro Sabella has reflected on his hope Lionel Messi can recover and remain fit until the World Cup.....

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  20. World Cup Qualifying in Infographics: The Best of South America

    With Uruguay's storming win over Jordan, the five qualifiers from South America have been confirmed. Argentina, Ecuador, Chile, Colombia and the Celeste will join Brazil at the 2014 World Cup...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 5 months ago 1,990 reads 6 comments

  21. Messi to Pick Up Golden Boot

    Leo Messi will receive his third Golden Boot trophy at 12.30 on Wednesday. The award is given to the player with the highest league goal tally from the previous season...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 5 months ago 157 reads 0 comments

  22. Vickery: Argentina Prepare for Life Around (or Without) Lionel Messi

    In the recent World Cup qualification campaign, Argentina finally managed to get Lionel Messi consistently producing his club form for his country...

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  23. Aguero Brace Sinks Bosnia

    Argentina have emerged victorious from the second match of their friendly-double header in the USA tonight, with a brace from Sergio Aguero enough to earn a 2-0 win over Bosnia-Herzegovina...

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  24. Predicting Alejandro Sabella's Argentina World Cup Squad

    Argentina are almost certain to be one of the favourites for the 2014 Brazil World Cup. The nation boasts talent across the pitch, most notably in a forward line which can make a strong claim to be the best in international football...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 5 months ago 7,235 reads 33 comments

  25. Messi: I'll Play Again When My Body Tells Me

    Barcelona star Lionel Messi held his most detailed interview with Argentine sports publication Olé, clarifying what he suggested were a lot of untruths and speculation, about his injury problems...

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