Monday , 22 October 2018
Breaking News

Tag Archives: Argentina

Argentina must move on without Messi- Veron

Argentina must move on without Messi- Veron

Former Manchester United player Juan Sebastian Veron believes that the time has come for the Argentine national team to move on with life without star man Lionel Messi The Argentine Captain failed to deliver at the World Cup this summer and ended the campaign with just a solitary strike to his name as L’Albiceleste crashed out in the second round to eventual winners France. Messi’s future with the national team has once more been called into question after failing to win a silverware with the team in the recent tournament. View this post on Instagram Argentina must move on without …

Read More »

Pastore signs for Roma

Pastore signs for Roma

Roma has confirmed the signing of Javier Pastore from Ligue 1 Champions Paris Saint Germain on a five-year contract for a fee of £22million. The Argentine midfielder, who missed out from Jorge Sampaoli’s list, joined the French Champions in 2011 and made 269 appearances across all competitions for the Parisiens. Pastore, 29, has 29 caps for Argentina under his belt and had a successful career with the Ligue 1 side winning five French league titles along with 14 other domestic trophies in seven years. The new Roma signing couldn’t hide his delight after completing the switch to the Serie A …

Read More »

Argentina set up France meeting after leaving it late

Argentina set up France meeting after leaving it late

Argentina stepped up their game in the final group fixture against the Super Eagles of Nigeria to book a place in the round of 16 courtesy of a 2-1 win. Lionel Messi once again weaved his magic by putting the South Americans in the driving seat in the 14th minute of the game. After the break, the former African Champions leveled the game from the spot thanks to Victor Moses. The Argentines looked like they were on the way out of the competition until Man United’s defender Marcos Rojo secured the winning goal in the 88th minute of the game to …

Read More »

Nigeria to send Argentina parking- Achilles the cat

Nigeria to send Argentina parking- Achilles the cat

It seems Argentine fans may suffer another heartbreak if the recent prediction by Achilles the Cat turns out to be true. Lionel Messi and his teammates have experienced a torrid time in Russia, recording only a point in two games and firmly rooted bottom in Group D. That trend may continue in their final group fixture against the Super Eagles of Nigeria, according to the animistic being in St Petersburg. The psychic cat was presented with a choice of two bowls of food with the flags of both countries placed next to them, and Achilles preferred the West-African nation. The …

Read More »

Ever Banega set to reunite with Unai Emery

Ever Banega set to reunite with Unai Emery

Sevilla midfielder Ever Banega may likely reunite with Unai Emery at the Emirates after holding positive talks with the club, according to reports in England. The Argentina international is currently in Russia at the World Cup where his side are struggling to remain in the tournament with one group match left to play. But his agent Marcelo Simonian is believed to have flown to London to hold talks with Arsenal chiefs, according to reports in Italy. Unai Emery isn't wasting any time! ? Arsenal have held talks with Sevilla and Argentina midfielder Ever Banega over a potential move to the …

Read More »

Argentina on the brink as Croatia top group D

Argentina on the brink as Croatia top group D

Argentina suffered another blow to their hopes of qualifying from the knockout phase after a shocking 3-0 loss to Croatia that marked their biggest loss in World Cup group stages since 1958. Jorge Sampaoli’s men continued to make headlines for the wrong reasons as they failed to record a win in their opening two group matches for the first time since 1974, securing only one point in the process. The manager who has come under intense scrutiny and heavy criticism didn’t quell any speculations surrounding him citing an unusual line-up for the game. Big name players like Gonzalo Higuain and Paulo …

Read More »

Croatia will defeat Messi-dependent Argentina- Kovacic

Croatia will defeat Messi-dependent Argentina- Kovacic

Mateo Kovacic is optimistic Croatia can beat tournament favorites Argentina ahead of their second group D encounter because they are a better team than the two-time World Cup winners. The two teams heavily tipped to progress from the group stages according to pundits meet on Thursday, with the Albiceleste suffering a significant setback against Iceland in the first group game that ended in a stalemate, while Croatia cruised to a 2-0 win over Nigeria. Croatia who made their World Cup debut in France 98′ and ended up in the semi-finals, will fancy their chances against Jorge Sampaoli’s men and a …

Read More »

Maradona lambasts Jorge Sampaoli after Argentina stalemate

Maradona lambasts Jorge Sampaoli after Argentina stalemate

Jorge Sampaoli has come under intense scrutiny following their draw against Iceland. One man that was not left out in the attack was legendary figure Diego Maradona who heavily criticised the manager for his tactics. The two-time World Cup winners could only muster a point against the World Cup debutants in their first group game contrary to the bookmakers that predicted a flying start for the South American side. Man City striker Aguero fired his team to an early lead before Iceland leveled up via a goalmouth scramble thanks to Alfred Finngobosan’s strike. Jorge Sampaoli’s men upped their game in the …

Read More »

Records that could be broken in Russia 2018

Records that could be broken in Russia 2018

Five-star Russia kicked off the World Cup campaign in style as they humiliated Saudi-Arabia 5-0 in the first group game. With the other group games set to hit full swing, here are some records that could be broken in Russia 2018. 45 years and five months is what Essam El-Hadary will be when Egypt begin their campaign against Uruguay. If he plays in Russia he will break Faryd Mondragon’s record (43 years and three days) to become the oldest player in World Cup history. 13 World Cup matches unbeaten – between a 4-2 loss to Hungary in the 1954 quarter-finals …

Read More »

Psychic pig predicts Argentina, Nigeria to reach the Semis

Psychic pig predicts Argentina, Nigeria to reach the Semis

Marcus, the psychic pig, has predicted the four teams that would reach the semi-finals of this summer’s World Cup and is hoping his unbroken run continues. The psychic pig has a 100 percent track record of predicting sports and political results according to English owner Juliette Stevens. The animistic being has formerly guessed the winner of the 2014 World Cup and the Wimbledon tennis finals by picking apples. And the eight-year-old prophesier even predicted Brexit and that Donald Trump would win the US presidential election. Now Mystic Marcus is putting his skills to the test once more by forecasting the …

Read More »

World Cup 2018: Group stage analysis, Star players, facts and Predictions

World Cup 2018: Group stage analysis, Star players, facts and Predictions

With less than 48 hours to start the World Cup, here is a sneak preview of how the teams will perform, the star players from different countries and some key facts for all the groups. Group A Teams: Egypt, Russia, Saudi Arabia and Uruguay Star Players: Mohamed Salah (Egypt), Luis Suarez (Uruguay), Edinson Cavani (Uruguay), Diego Godin (Uruguay), Mohammad Al-Sahlawi (Saudi Arabia) Key facts: Egypt is making a return to the World Cup for the first time since Italia 90’ thanks to the last gasp winner of Mohammed Salah. Uruguay has won the World Cup twice, the inaugural competition on …

Read More »

Sergio Agüero Age, Bio, Fact, and Career

Sergio Agüero Age, Bio, Fact, and Career

Although the Manchester City star is only 29 years old, he can boast enormous scoring record in addition to overwhelming stats this particular season. While Premier League’s finish is hardly a success for Argentinian forward due to some health problems as well as inability to help his team in the Champions League, Sergio Agüero is still the major striking force for Pep Guardiola and his mates. How Old is Sergio Aguero? Agüero age is 29. The A-star striker was born in 1988 on June 2. We would lie to you if we say he had a happy childhood. His family …

Read More »

Argentina Vs Bolivia IST Time, TV Telecast Channels In India

Argentina Vs Bolivia IST Time, TV Telecast Channels In India

Argentina Vs Bolivia is an upcoming match of FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers that will be played at Estadio Mario Alberto Kempes. Here is IST time and TV telecast channels with match preview of this WC 2018 qualifying game. After recent win against Copa America 2015 winners Chile, the whites and sky blues are looking to continue the winning run. With that win, they got fifth place in current standings of 2018 World Cup CONMEBOL. Have a look on match schedule. Argentina Vs Bolivia IST Time, Telecast Channels MATCH SCHEDULE Competition FIFA World Cup 2018 Qualifiers Date 29 Mar 2016 …

Read More »

Argentina vs Chile Telecast In India, IST Time

Argentina vs Chile Telecast In India, IST Time

Argentina vs Chile TV telecast channels in India with time in IST & GMT for the final match of Copa America 2015 Chile vs Argentina is an upcoming game of FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers that will be played on 24th March 2016. Here we are sharing match time and telecast channels of Chile Vs Argentina. This is the first meeting of both sides after the final of Copa America 2015. The runners-up of Copa America will be looking to take revenge of that defeat. Have a look on the schedule of the game below.

Read More »

Copa America 2016 Teams | CA2016 Qualified Football Teams

Copa America 2016 Teams | CA2016 Qualified Football Teams

List of all qualified teams of Copa America 2016 football competition is available here. All 16 national football teams with their groups can be found here. The joint confederation tournament is beginning from 3rd of June this year. On 1st of May 2014, it was announced that United States will host the 45th edition of Copa America. So being host nation, USA automatically qualified for the championship. So which are the remaining teams of CA2016? continue your reading to find out.

Read More »