Latest news about Argentina

'Untouchable' Messi fit to face Spain

2018-03-26 22:55

Argentina star Lionel Messi is set to return from a minor injury for their international friendly against Spain, national team coach said.

Forward places up for grabs as Spain take on Argentina

2018-03-26 08:27

Two of the World Cup's leading contenders will meet in Madrid on Tuesday but neither Spain nor Argentina have yet settled on a forward line for this...

Messi isn't missed as Argentina down Italy

2018-03-24 07:01

Ever Banega ensured Argentina weren't derailed by Lionel Messi's absence as the World Cup contenders clinched a friendly win over Italy.

Argentina coach wants Messi fresh for World Cup

2018-01-31 10:23

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli said he expects captain and star striker Lionel Messi to arrive at the Soccer World Cup in peak form.

Spain to face Argentina in March friendly

2018-01-26 09:05

Spain will take on fellow former World Cup winners Argentina in a Soccer World Cup warm-up friendly in March.

Mbappe is the revelation of football, says Maradona

2017-12-15 16:15

Argentina great Diego Maradona praised French teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe as "the revelation of football".

Messi wants Higuain in Argentina's SWC squad

2017-12-07 10:13

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi says that striker Gonzalo Higuain should be picked for Argentina's 2018 Soccer World Cup squad.

Maradona to reunite with Lineker at SWC draw

2017-11-21 14:47

Argentina legend Diego Maradona will be reunited with England rival Gary Lineker at the 2018 Soccer World Cup draw in Moscow next week.

What's lurking beyond the usual SWC suspects?

2017-11-16 21:04

Lionel Messi knows the teams he fears most at the 2018 World Cup: champions Germany, Brazil, France and Spain.

Aguero hospitalised after fainting against Nigeria

2017-11-15 11:42

Sergio Aguero was taken to hospital for medical checks after he reportedly fainted during Argentina's friendly loss to Nigeria in Krasnodar.

Iwobi inspires Nigeria fightback to stun Argentina

2017-11-14 22:42

Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi scored twice as Nigeria stunned Argentina while Sergio Aguero was reportedly taken to hospital after fainting.

Messi keen to avoid Spain in Soccer World Cup

2017-11-08 18:26

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi says the worst possible draw for his Argentina side at next year's Soccer World Cup would be Spain in the first...

Inter captain Icardi out of Argentina squad

2017-11-07 17:52

Inter Milan captain Mauro Icardi will miss Argentina's upcoming international friendlies because of a knee injury.

Mascherano to quit Argentina after World Cup

2017-10-12 22:08

Veteran Argentina midfielder Javier Mascherano says he will step down from international duty after the 2018 World Cup.