Argentine World Cup fans follow team on bus

Talk about commitment to your sports team. A group of Argentine men has spent the last month travelling all over Brazil in a converted bus to follow their national soccer squad`s progress during the World Cup.

Mauro Icardi called up by Argentina after Messi injury

Lionel Messi`s injury has opened the international door to Inter Milan forward Mauro Icardi, called up for the first time by Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella for their last two World Cup qualifiers.

World Cup absence makes me sad: Lionel Messi

Barcelona star Lionel Messi has expressed his anguish at being without a World Cup winners` medal in his trophy cabinet.

Messi puts tax woe behind him to pass Maradona milestone

Lionel Messi surpassed Diego Maradona in the all-time international goalscoring charts for Argentina with a hat-trick in a 4-0 thrashing of Guatemala.

FIFA World Cup qualifier: Argentina and Colombia play out entertaining draw

Argentina could see their lead at the top of the Conmebol World Cup qualifying group cut to just two points after they were held to a 0-0 draw by Colombia at Estadio Monumental.

Lionel Messi donates over USD 200,000 to sports facility in Argentina

Argentine soccer star Lionel Messi donated nearly 1 million pesos (about USD 202,000) to a sports facility used by children from low-income families in his hometown of Rosario.

Lionel Messi delivers for Argentina, at last

Lionel Messi`s season has ended with Argentina`s national team. It`s been quite a run.

A gastronomic treat for Messi and co

From spaghetti to pasta, pork to beef - the Argentine soccer team led by football magician Lionel Messi will be spoilt for choice. The Hyatt Regency hotel here in West Bengal where the team is staying, has laid out a varied spread appealing to the taste buds of the Latin American side, an official said Thursday.