Gerardo Martino vows to keep Argentina in their high position

New Argentina coach Gerardo Martino vowed on Wednesday to keep the World Cup runners-up “where they are and deserve to be”.

Gerardo Martino named Argentina coach in succession to Sabella

Former Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino was named on Tuesday as Argentina`s national team manager in succession to Alejandro Sabella, the Argentine FA said in a statement.

Alejandro Sabella to quit Argentina post - press

Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella will not renew his contract once it expires in September, Argentine press reports claimed on Tuesday.

Argentina stalwarts left to rue golden chance

Argentina`s loss to Germany in the World Cup final may have represented the last opportunity for the country`s storied `2005 generation` to claim the sport`s biggest prize.

Lionel Messi already a great, says coach Alejandro Sabella

Lionel Messi`s failure to win the World Cup with Argentina does not affect his status as an all-time great, according to coach Alejandro Sabella.

Messi wins Golden Ball as World Cup`s best player

FIFA awarded Lionel Messi the `Golden Ball` as the top player of the World Cup on Sunday after the Argentina captain led his side to the final at the Maracana where they lost to Germany 1-0 in extra time.

Argentina`s Sabella sad but proud of team

Argentine coach Alejandro Sabella said his team`s 1-0 loss to Germany in the World Cup final on Sunday was a moment of sadness but he was also proud of their performance.

Di Maria could play part for Argentina

Argentina winger Angel Di Maria may still have a role to play in Sunday`s World Cup final against Germany despite a thigh injury just days ago.

1986 victory will be repeated: Sabella

Argentina head coach Alejandro Sabella said he was confident enough that the team will repeat the title-winning performance of 1986 in the 2014 World Cup final Sunday.

Argentina need `perfect`match to beat Germans

Argentina must play a flawless game on Sunday if they are to beat a powerful German team and lift the World Cup for the third time, their coach Alejandro Sabella said.

`Argentine coach to step down after World Cup final`

Alejandro Sabella plans to step down as coach of the Argentine national team following the squad`s FIFA World Cup final against Germany Sunday.

World Cup 2014: Humble Sabella leads Argentina to the promised land

From Bramall Lane in Sheffield to a World Cup final in Brazil, Argentina boss Alejandro Sabella`s path to the most important game in world football wasn`t always paved with gold.

Argentina coach Sabella to quit after final: Agent

Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella will step down after Sunday`s World Cup final against Germany, his agent told a local Argentine radio station on Friday.

Sabella the calm force behind Argentina`s rise

Diego Maradona`s news conferences at the World Cup four years ago generated such global media interest in the then Argentina manager`s controversial views that tickets had to be issued.

FIFA fine Argentina for snubbing media

Argentina have been fined 300,000 Swiss francs ($336,000) for failing to bring players to four pre-match news conferences during the World Cup, FIFA said in a statement on Friday.

Sabella`s `great joy` as Argentina reach final

Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella spoke of his "great joy" after his side beat the Netherlands 4-2 on penalties in Sao Paulo on Wednesday to reach the World Cup final.

Fans turn to google for `magic moments` of World Cup

On-field genius of in-form Germany and antics of passionate coaches on the touchline dominated the google searches as the World Cup leaped into the final with the conclusion of the last-four stage matches in Brazil.

Germany have World Cup final edge, says Sabella

Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella believes a well-rested Germany will have the advantage against the weary South Americans in Sunday`s World Cup final.

2014 FIFA World Cup: Romero tells Argentines to savour the moment

Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero told his compatriots to "enjoy the moment" after saving two penalties in the semi-final shootout win over the Netherlands on Wednesday to send his country into their first World Cup final since 1990.

FIFA World Cup 2014: Argentina vs Netherlands could boil down to Leo vs Louis

Argentina take on Netherlands in the second semi-final of the 2014 FIFA World Cup at the Arena Corinthians in Sao Paulo.