Monday Jul 21
James Rodriguez wins World Cup 2014 Goal of the Tournament award for Uruguay volley
Inside John Terry's A 2,000 tour bag: Top of the range gadgets, Harry Redknapp's book, personalised diary and more... Chelsea captain's travel essentials as Mourinho's team fly to Austria World Cup star Rodriguez to sign A 60m deal with mighty Real Madrid on Wednesday... and that will spark Premier League rush for their stars LIVE: England vs ... (more)
Monday Jul 21
Juan Roman Riquelme and 5 Returning Argentine Heroes
The reception Juan Roman Riquelme received on Sunday afternoon as he finally returned to the club that moulded him into one of the greatest playmaking talents of the modern era was moving in the extreme.
Monday Jul 21
Sport24.co.za | Rodriguez bags best goal of SWC
Cape Town When the 22-year old turned and met the ball with the face of his boot, no one would have thought that it was going to rattle the back of the net but as soon as it did the Maracana exploded.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Why Argentina should not worry about Brazilian support going Germany way
The song Argentina supporters are humming after Brazil's humiliation on home turf is quite different in tone and nature from 2014 World Cup's egalitarian anthem, 'We are one'.
Maxi and Masch near World Cup history
Two former Liverpool midfielders could be celebrating the greatest achievement of their entire career on Sunday evening, when they will represent Argentina in the World Cup final in Brazil.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Football: Javier - he'll try for thee Argentina
Argentina's desire for this World Cup is fully apparent in Lionel Messi's attempts to weave through defences, in Sergio Romero's shot-stopping, in their multitude of bouncing fans' constant beseeching and, most memorably, in Javier Mascherano's sliding block to deny Arjen Robben in the last minute of normal time of their semifinal against the ... (more)
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Argentina keep their dream alive as Dutch pay penalty
Lionel Messi leads the way as Argentina players celebrate after Maxi Rodriguez struck the winning penalty against the Netherlands in the World Cup semi-final in Sao Paolo.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Netherlands v Arg preview
Netherlands and Argentina renew their rivalries on Wednesday as they battle for the right to face Germany in the World Cup final.
Martin Samuel: Is Alejandro Sabella Lionel Messi's stooge? Yes, but ...
After Argentina's first game against Bosnia-Herzegovina, it was rumoured Messi made the match-winning half-time change, altering Sabella's five at the back, to 4-3-3 And suppose this is true? What if Sabella does prioritise Messi's desires and opinions and Argentina defeat Holland and go on to win the World Cup? Sabella has almost been treated as a ... (more)
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Netherlands vs Argentina World Cup 2014 preview: Angel di Maria...
Real Madrid player certain to miss semi-final and could be absent from final if Lionel Messi and co make it through As the Argentina squad raucously sang their supporters' chant following the 1-0 win over Belgium, and banged the dressing-room lockers in rhythm, there was one conspicuous moment's silence.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Swiss speedster Xherdan Shaqiri relishing chance to conjure some magic on the biggest stage
If the 'Alpine Messi' were anything like as dangerous as the real thing, one imagines Pep Guardiola would have embraced him more than he has at Bayern Munich.
Argentina vs Switzerland: Lionel Messi CAN be stopped in World Cup last-16 tie insists Hitzfeld
Pressure to lead his country to glory at these finals is piling on the little Barcelona genius after impressive group stage gets fans dreaming But now Lionel Messi carries a different responsibility - the burden of taking his team to their Maracana destiny on July 13. Yet against Switzerland in Sao Paulo on Tuesday, amid the bedlam of South ... (more)
NEWCan Lavezzi replace Aguero to inspire Argentina?
Ezequiel Lavezzi knows all eyes are on him as he steps into a gap left by one of Argentina's key men Argentina's World Cup knockout stage begins on Tuesday with their last 16 tie against Switzerland, but whilst they're quietly confident, one major question mark hangs over the squad; how they adapt to the loss of Manchester City forward Sergio ... (more)