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Crisis-hit Argentina risk missing World Cup

2017-03-29 21:24

The world's top-ranked football nation Argentina risk failing to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1970 after a humiliating defeat...

Messi ban unfair - Barcelona

2017-03-29 16:44

Lionel Messi's four-match ban for swearing at an assistant referee is "unfair and totally disproportionate", his Spanish club Barcelona claim.

Foul-mouthed rant earns Messi four match ban

2017-03-29 07:30

Barcelona star Lionel Messi was suspended for four Argentina matches by FIFA for swearing at an assistant referee.

Argentina stay top of FIFA rankings

2017-01-12 15:17

Lionel Messi's Argentina remain top of FIFA's latest world rankings.

Bafana make no progress in latest FIFA rankings

2016-12-22 16:01

Bafana Bafana have made no progress in the last FIFA world rankings released for 2016.

Messi's media fury after Argentina sink Colombia

2016-11-16 10:42

Argentina captain Lionel Messi declared a media boycott over claims of drug use by a team-mate.

Bumpy plane ride too much for Messi

2016-11-15 08:49

Lionel Messi had to reach for the sick bag as the plane carrying the Argentina team endured a bumpy ride from Buenos Aires to San Juan.

Half century for Neymar as Brazil crush Argentina

2016-11-11 11:30

Neymar scored his 50th international goal as Brazil thrashed arch-rivals Argentina in their 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifying duel.

Messi-less Argentina look to improve

2016-10-11 11:27

An injury to Lionel Messi and suspensions of defenders have created some thinking about Argentina's lineup for coach Edgardo Bauza.

Argentina boss blasts Barca over Messi

2016-09-23 08:31

Argentina coach Edgardo Bauza has launched a stinging attack on Barcelona after losing star forward Lionel Messi for vital SWC qualifiers.

Messi strikes back as Argentina sink Uruguay

2016-09-02 10:56

Lionel Messi made his return from short-lived international retirement with the only goal as 10-man Argentina defeated Uruguay on Thursday.

Maradona criticises Messi

2016-08-25 20:00

Argentina great Diego Maradona has criticised Lionel Messi, saying his retirement from international football, and subsequent change of heart, was...

Hammers sign Calleri on loan

2016-08-17 08:33

Highly-regarded Argentine striker Jonathan Calleri joined ambitious English Premier League side West Ham on a season-long.

Messi makes retirement U-turn

2016-08-12 21:38

Lionel Messi will return to play for the Argentine national team for "love" of his country, despite earlier vowing to retire.

Argentina coach in Spain to convince Messi to return

2016-08-10 12:40

Argentina coach Edgardo Bauza has traveled to Spain with hopes of convincing Lionel Messi to stay on the national team.