Articles about Argentina Football Team

Argentina on brink of qualifying for FIFA World Cup 2022

13 Nov 2021

Argentina on brink of qualifying for FIFA World Cup 2022

Angel Di Maria's goal put Argentina on the verge of qualifying for next year's FIFA World Cup in Qatar.

World Cup Qualifiers, Brazil and Argentina seal wins: Key numbers

15 Oct 2021

World Cup Qualifiers, Brazil and Argentina seal wins: Key numbers

Brazil have virtually qualified for the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar after beating Uruguay 4-1.

Decoding South America's top scorers as Messi surpasses Pele's tally

10 Sep 2021

Decoding South America's top scorers as Messi surpasses Pele's tally

Legendary footballer Lionel Messi has added a new feather to his illustrious cap.

Lionel Messi wins his first international trophy: Key stats

11 Jul 2021

Lionel Messi wins his first international trophy: Key stats

Lionel Messi lifted his first international trophy of his career as Argentina won Copa America after defeating Brazil 1-0 on Saturday.

Messi claims first international trophy as Argentina win Copa America

11 Jul 2021

Messi claims first international trophy as Argentina win Copa America

Argentina won their first major title in 28 years on Saturday after winning a record-equaling 15th Copa America.

Copa America final, Argentina vs Brazil: Decoding the key stats

10 Jul 2021

Copa America final, Argentina vs Brazil: Decoding the key stats

The 2021 edition of Copa America sees South American giants Argentina and Brazil take on each other in the finale.

Copa America: Argentina reach final with penalty shoot-out win

07 Jul 2021

Copa America: Argentina reach final with penalty shoot-out win

Argentina beat Colombia 3-2 on penalties in the Copa America semi-final after the match ended 1-1.

Copa America, Argentina beat Ecuador to reach semis: Records broken

04 Jul 2021

Copa America, Argentina beat Ecuador to reach semis: Records broken

Lionel Messi made two assists and scored a goal as Argentina reached the semis of Copa America.

Diego Maradona's death: His doctor, six others to be questioned

14 Jun 2021

Diego Maradona's death: His doctor, six others to be questioned

In a major development, Diego Maradona's personal physician and six others accused of 'neglecting' the football legend in his final days, will be questioned by Argentine prosecutors from Monday.

Copa America: Decoding Argentina's 28-member squad

11 Jun 2021

Copa America: Decoding Argentina's 28-member squad

Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni has named a 28-member squad for the upcoming Copa America to be held in Brazil.

Ranking the all-time greatest footballers from Argentina

02 Dec 2019

Ranking the all-time greatest footballers from Argentina

When it comes to a great footballing nations, there are ample countries that come to one's mind.

These clubs should rope in Mauricio Pochettino as their manager

20 Nov 2019

These clubs should rope in Mauricio Pochettino as their manager

The football world received shocking news on Tuesday night when former English champions and Premier League giants Tottenham Hotspur sacked their manager Mauricio Pochettino, following the club's horrendous start to the season.

Looking at some of the unknown records by Lionel Messi

19 Nov 2019

Looking at some of the unknown records by Lionel Messi

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi is one of the GOATs of modern-day football.

Lionel Messi to resume international career for Argentina this month

01 Nov 2019

Lionel Messi to resume international career for Argentina this month

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi is all set to resume his international duties after being included in the squad for their upcoming friendlies against Brazil and Uruguay.

Nicaraguan FA apologizes for Lionel Messi controversy at FIFA Awards

28 Sep 2019

Nicaraguan FA apologizes for Lionel Messi controversy at FIFA Awards

The Nicaraguan Football Federation (Fenifut) has come up with an apology following their controversial claims regarding the authenticity of the FIFA Awards.

A look at the records held by Sergio Aguero

18 Sep 2019

A look at the records held by Sergio Aguero

Argentina's Lionel Messi is considered as one of the all-time GOATs of the game.

Cristiano Ronaldo makes shocking admission regarding his Ballon d'Or wins

18 Sep 2019

Cristiano Ronaldo makes shocking admission regarding his Ballon d'Or wins

Portuguese football sensation Cristiano Ronaldo has won five Ballon d'Or awards to date and is jointly tied with his Argentine rival Lionel Messi.

Five most bizarre goals in the history of football

14 Aug 2019

Five most bizarre goals in the history of football

Football or soccer is the most played sport globally.

Gabriel Jesus fined $30,000 for Copa America outburst: Details here

08 Aug 2019

Gabriel Jesus fined $30,000 for Copa America outburst: Details here

Manchester City and Brazil striker Gabriel Jesus was fined $30,000 by CONMEBOL following his outburst during the final of the 2019 Copa America last month.

Lionel Messi banned for 3 months by CONMEBOL: Details here

03 Aug 2019

Lionel Messi banned for 3 months by CONMEBOL: Details here

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi has been banned for three months by the The South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) following his criticism of the governing body during the Copa America 2019 last month.

Who are the highest-paid footballers in 2019? Know it here

29 Jul 2019

Who are the highest-paid footballers in 2019? Know it here

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Lionel Messi could be banned for two years, here's why

09 Jul 2019

Lionel Messi could be banned for two years, here's why

Argentine football superstar Lionel Messi could be banned for two years from international football following his foul comments on referring during the just-concluded Copa America 2019.

Argentina file complaint for poor refereeing in Copa America

04 Jul 2019

Argentina file complaint for poor refereeing in Copa America

Former Copa America champions Argentina were knocked out of the ongoing tournament on Monday by arch-rivals Brazil.

Brazil vs Argentina: Match preview, head-to-head and predicted line-ups

02 Jul 2019

Brazil vs Argentina: Match preview, head-to-head and predicted line-ups

Brazil would take on arch-rivals Argentina in the semis of the Copa America 2019 at the Estádio Mineirão on Tuesday.

Diego Maradona wants to fix Manchester United

06 Jun 2019

Diego Maradona wants to fix Manchester United

Manchester United have endured one of the toughest seasons in the post-Ferguson era.

Lionel Messi wants to achieve two more things: Details here

01 Jun 2019

Lionel Messi wants to achieve two more things: Details here

One of the GOATs of football, Lionel Messi has more or less achieved everything with his club Barcelona.

Copa America: Argentina look up to Messi, Aguero for resurgence

22 May 2019

Copa America: Argentina look up to Messi, Aguero for resurgence

Argentina have announced their 23-man squad for the upcoming Copa America 2019.

Messi or Maradona? Sir Alex Ferguson reveals his pick

28 Jan 2019

Messi or Maradona? Sir Alex Ferguson reveals his pick

Sir Alex Ferguson, arguably the greatest football manager ever, has now voiced his opinion on who he thinks is the greatest Argentine footballer between Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona.

Copa America 2019 draw: All you need to know

25 Jan 2019

Copa America 2019 draw: All you need to know

The Copa America 2019 will be the 46th edition of the tournament. It is set to be hosted by Brazil.

Maradona recovering in hospital after surgery to stop internal bleeding

14 Jan 2019

Maradona recovering in hospital after surgery to stop internal bleeding

Argentine legend and one of the best footballers ever, Diego Maradona, was recently hospitalized according to his lawyer.

Messi visits the toilet 20 times before a match: Maradona

14 Oct 2018

Messi visits the toilet 20 times before a match: Maradona

Diego Maradona, the legend who led Argentina to a World Cup victory in 1986, has put forward his views regarding Leo Messi's performance as the captain of the team.

International friendlies: Important facts from fixtures played on October 11

12 Oct 2018

International friendlies: Important facts from fixtures played on October 11

The international break is here and it is again time for players to go out to represent the hopes of an entire nation.

Maradona says Messi should quit the Argentina national team

01 Oct 2018

Maradona says Messi should quit the Argentina national team

Argentine football legend Diego Maradona has come to the aide of Leo Messi and said that the 31-year-old should quit international football.

Saviola: Give Messi time to decide about his international career

28 Sep 2018

Saviola: Give Messi time to decide about his international career

Former Argentine footballer Javier Saviola has opened up regarding his views about Lionel Messi's future with the Argentine national team.

FIFA bans Palestinian football chief from attending matches, here's why!

25 Aug 2018

FIFA bans Palestinian football chief from attending matches, here's why!

On Friday, FIFA announced that it has banned Jibril Rajoub, President of Palestine Football Association, from attending matches in an official capacity for a year.

Lionel Messi to skip Argentina's friendlies: Report

15 Aug 2018

Lionel Messi to skip Argentina's friendlies: Report

Argentina superstar, Lionel Messi is set to miss out on the nation's upcoming football friendlies, scheduled to be held next month.

India U-20 football team scripts history, defeats six-time champions Argentina

06 Aug 2018

India U-20 football team scripts history, defeats six-time champions Argentina

The Indian U-20 football team has achieved its most memorable victory, in recent years, as they defeated Argentina U-20 (2-1) at the 2018 COTIF Cup.

Best moments of Messi as Barca's number 10

24 Jul 2018

Best moments of Messi as Barca's number 10

Lionel Messi is one of the greatest of all time.

FIFA World Cup: Maradona offers to coach Argentina for free

04 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup: Maradona offers to coach Argentina for free

Argentina's greatest ever Diego Maradona has gone on to state that he is willing to coach the national team.

France prevail in a 7-goal thriller against Argentina

01 Jul 2018

France prevail in a 7-goal thriller against Argentina

In one of the most entertaining games of the World Cup, Messi led Argentina crashed out of the 2018 edition as they were outdone by the brilliance of a 19-year-old French striker.