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Features news coverage of Argentina and its players, including match reports and general football news.

Five days until World Cup 2018: Argentina injury, England position change, friendly round-up

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The 2018 World Cup begins on Thursday, with the final preparations being put in place by the competing nations ahead of Russia and Saudi...

2018 World Cup Preview: Group D Fixtures, Predictions & Analysis

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A real contender for the infamous Group of Death moniker, Group D at the World Cup should be intriguing viewing. Arguably the best player to...

Cesc Fabregas suggests that World Cup absent xi play against Argentina in friendly international

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Cesc Fabregas has suggested that Argentina play a World Cup absent xi in a friendly international as they prepare to travel to Russia for...

Report: Real Madrid end interest in Spurs boss Pochettino

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Real Madrid have reportedly ended their interest in Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino according to Spanish football expert Guillem Balague. Madrid have been without a manager...

Argentina 2018 World Cup Fixtures, Squad & Predictions

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The famously tough South American qualification process almost claimed a massive scalp but Argentina scraped into this summer’s tournament after a campaign in which...

Report: Carlos Tevez set to retire from football in 2019

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Former Manchester United and Manchester City star Carlos Tevez is set to retire from football in 2019 when his current contract with Boca Juniors...

On This Day in Football: Bolivia crush Argentina

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On this day in 2009, Bolivia beat Argentina 6-1 in a 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifier which matched their record loss in international football. The...

On This Day in Football: Birth of Bayern, Dawn of Diego

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On this day in 1900, 17 men signed a document at a Munich city centre restaurant establishing Bayern Munich as a football club. These founding...

On This Day in Football: Argentina sink Brazil, Bonetti hit by a plate of...

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On this day in 1946, Argentina lifted their eighth South American championship trophy by beating Brazil 2-0 at the Estadio Monumental in Buenos Aires. Colombia,...

Javier Mascherano completes move to China

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Barcelona have confirmed that Javier Mascherano has completed a move to Chinese Super League club Hebei China Fortune. The Argentine has spent eight-years at The...

On This Day in Football: Brazil defeat Argentina by record score

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On this day in 1945, Brazil beat Argentina 6-2 in the Roca Cup to record their biggest win over their South American rivals. The Roca...

On This Day in Football: Birth of El Diego, The Revie era begins for...

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On this day in 1960, Diego Maradona, one of the greatest players to ever play the game, was born in Lanus, Argentina. Maradona’s prodigious skill...