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Three things we learnt: Matildas v Argentina

Three things we learnt: Matildas v Argentina

The Matildas have lifted their first piece of silverware under Ante Milicic but what did we learn from their win over Argentina. 7 Mar 2019
Matildas claim Cup of Nations

Matildas claim Cup of Nations

The Matildas have lifted the inaugural Cup of Nations trophy with a 3-0 victory over Argentina. 6 Mar 2019
Match preview: Matildas v Argentina

Match preview: Matildas v Argentina

The Cup of Nations will come to an end on Wednesday night as the Matildas face Argentina in the last match of the tournament. 5 Mar 2019
It's just the beginning for Argentina

It's just the beginning for Argentina

Argentina coach Carlos Borrello says it is just the beginning for his side. 4 Mar 2019
When the Socceroos met Maradona at the SFS

When the Socceroos met Maradona at the SFS

With the SFS hosting its final event this weekend, the game football fans will never forget is the World Cup Qualifier the Socceroos played against Maradona’s Argentina in 1993. 22 Sep 2018
Sampaoli steps down as Argentina coach

Sampaoli steps down as Argentina coach

Argentine Football Association (AFA) and their head coach Jorge Sampaoli have agreed to part ways, AFA reported on their official website on Sunday. 16 Jul 2018
FIFA President Infantino Says Argentina Captain Messi 'Amazing' at 2018 World Cup

FIFA President Infantino Says Argentina Captain Messi 'Amazing' at 2018 World Cup

FIFA President Gianni Infantino said Friday that Argentina forward Lionel Messi had been "amazing" at this summer's World Cup and that Argentina would come out strong at the the next global tournament. 13 Jul 2018
Baby boy named Lionel in Kazan after Messi

Baby boy named Lionel in Kazan after Messi

A newborn baby boy has been named Lionel in the Russian city of Kazan, which saw Argentina captain Lionel Messi bow out of the FIFA World Cup on June 30, the city's mayor's office said. 6 Jul 2018
Maradona Apologizes for Criticizing US Referee Geiger After Colombia-England Match

Maradona Apologizes for Criticizing US Referee Geiger After Colombia-England Match

MOSCOW, July 5 (Sputnik) - Argentina legend Diego Maradona apologized on Thursday for lashing out at US referee Mark Geiger, who officiated Tuesday's FIFA World Cup round of 16 match between Colombia and England. 6 Jul 2018
FIFA condemn Maradona for slamming American ref

FIFA condemn Maradona for slamming American ref

FIFA has rebuked Argentina legend Diego Maradona for his harsh criticism of US referee Mark Geiger, who took charge of England's fiercely-contested win over Colombia on Wednesday morning. 5 Jul 2018
Sampaoli to step down as Argentina head coach - Reports

Sampaoli to step down as Argentina head coach - Reports

Jorge Sampaoli is set to step down as Argentina head coach after his side were beaten 4-3 by France in the last 16 of the World Cup, according to nation's media. 2 Jul 2018
Argentina midfielder Biglia retires from international football

Argentina midfielder Biglia retires from international football

Argentina midfielder Lucas Biglia has announced his retirement from the national team following their defeat to France on Saturday. 1 Jul 2018
Mbappe can become world's best says Hernandez

Mbappe can become world's best says Hernandez

France defender Lucas Hernandez said his teammate Kylian Mbappe could become world's best player if he continued to play the way he did in the World Cup round of 16 match against Argentina. 1 Jul 2018
France did not panic against Argentina says Lloris

France did not panic against Argentina says Lloris

France did not give in to panic after Argentina scored their third goal in the last minutes of the round of 16 game on Saturday, goalkeeper Hugo Lloris said. 1 Jul 2018
Win over Argentina increases France’s chances says Kante

Win over Argentina increases France’s chances says Kante

France’s victory over Argentina has changed the team’s chances at the World Cup for the better, France midfielder N'Golo Kante said on Saturday. 1 Jul 2018
France were stronger than Argentina says Mascherano

France were stronger than Argentina says Mascherano

Argentina midfielder Javier Mascherano said on Saturday that France were stronger than his side in the World Cup round of 16 match. 1 Jul 2018