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In case you live under a rock didn’t know, the World Cup kicks off tomorrow and naturally, everyone is talking about it, regardless of their *actual* level of football interest or expertise.

What do we say to that? We feel …

One of the many videos going viral here last week perfectly depicts the mood in Buenos Aires right now. Shot from a dashcam, we see a man driving the car, while his wife sits in the passenger seat. She mentions …

Eight days from the beginning of the FIFA World Cup, the Argentine national team keeps making the news, but for issues that have nothing to do with football. Just on Wednesday, the Vatican had to withdraw an announcement regarding a …

If you are a superstitious person and really hope the Argentina will win the World Cup, I have got bad news for you. The national team has just cancelled a meeting with Pope Francis in Rome, which had been planned …

Jorge Sampaoli, coach of the Argentine national football team,  announced today the 23-player roster that will be participating in the 2018 FIFA World Cup taking place in Russia next month. You can see the list on the tweet below.

Argentine national football team coach Jorge Sampaoli released the 35-player preliminary squad for the upcoming 2018 World Cup in Russia today. Sampaoli will announce the final 23-player roster that will play the most popular sporting event in the world next …

Football – and especially the FIFA World Cup – is all about money. Cash is what decides whether or not you get to host the tournament, whether you can sponsor it, or even whether or not your players are going …

Argentina’s Media Boycott Fails To Put An End To Lavezzi Controversy

Last night, after Argentina’s 3-0 victory against Colombia, Lionel Messi, shoulder to shoulder with the rest of the Argentine squad, announced that the national team would no longer speak …

It really was now or never for Bauza and his boys Tuesday night against Colombia. And boy, did they deliver. Lionel Messi was in absolutely scintillating form, stunning Colombia with a superb first-half free kick and two beautifully crafted assists.…

Humiliating, hopeless, horrific: just a few of the adjectives you could use to describe Argentina’s 3-0 loss to Brazil on Thursday night. Lionel Messi, as succinct as ever, opted for “shit”. That works too. On the back of that defeat, …