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Messi to start Venezuela friendly on Argentina return

2019-03-22 07:42

Lionel Messi will start Friday's friendly against Venezuela in Madrid as he makes his return for Argentina following a self-imposed eight-month...

WATCH: Inflatable Maradona tunnel unveiled by Argentinos Juniors

2019-03-13 11:36

Argentine Primera Division club Argentinos Juniors have honoured Diego Maradona by inaugurating an inflatable tunnel in his shape that their players...

Messi back for Argentina after 8 month absence

2019-03-07 18:47

Lionel Messi was named in the Argentina squad for the first time since the World Cup, ending a self-imposed eight month exile.

Messi expected to end Argentina exile despite hamstring trouble

2019-03-07 09:11

Lionel Messi is widely expected to end an eight-month exile and be called back into the Argentina.

Sausage sandwich ban sparks demo in Argentina

2019-02-07 21:41

Argentine football fans have demonstrated against a ban on their beloved 'choripan' sausage sandwiches, traditionally sold by illegal vendors but now...

'Emi is out there', family and friends hope for Sala miracle in Argentina

2019-01-24 11:24

Each time he returned from Europe on holiday to Argentina, Emiliano Sala became "Emi" once more, just like in his childhood.

From dream to nightmare: Afghan 'Little Messi' forced to flee

2018-12-06 11:17

Murtaza Ahmadi had to leave southeastern Ghazni province in November with his family after the Taliban launched an offensive attack.

No Messi but Argentina 'have to' beat Brazil

2018-10-15 20:46

Argentina may be without superstar Lionel Messi but they simply must beat Brazil in a friendly says Sergio Romero.

Maradona slams Messi, claims he is not a leader for Argentina

2018-10-14 08:56

Lionel Messi "is not a leader," said Diego Maradona of the current Argentina talisman in an interview in Mexico.

Messi's life story to be new Cirque du Soleil show

2018-10-10 16:05

Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi's stellar career will be the subject of a new Cirque du Soleil show next year.

World Cup expectations a 'sufferance' for Argentina, Messi

2018-10-09 18:30

Former Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli said his team were saddled with excessive expectations at the World Cup, stifling the performances of his...

Scaloni keeps Argentina guessing about Messi's future

2018-08-21 23:03

Argentina's interim coach Lionel Scaloni refused to be drawn on Lionel Messi's international future after leaving Messi out of his squad.

Messi left out of Argentina squad for friendlies

2018-08-17 20:50

Barcelona star Lionel Messi was left out of the first post-World Cup Argentina squad announced ahead of four upcoming friendlies.

Argentina sack Sampaoli after disappointing SWC campaign

2018-07-16 09:15

Argentina have parted company with coach Jorge Sampaoli following their poor World Cup campaign, the federation announced.