Argentina

Amitabh Bachchan known in West just like Maradona in India: Argentina's Pablo Cesar

He is a frequent visitor at Indian film festivals, too.

Jan 16, 2021, 14:35 PM IST

Argentina becomes first big country in Latin America to legalize abortion

As the result was read out, a crowd of thousands of people who had supported the bill erupted in cheers outside the Senate building in Buenos Aires.

Dec 30, 2020, 18:45 PM IST

Former Argentina football coach Alejandro Sabella dies aged 66

Sabella was head coach of Argentina from 2011 to 2014 and guided the Albiceleste to the 2014 FIFA World Cup final, which they lost to Germany in extra-time.

Dec 09, 2020, 09:34 AM IST

Napoli's San Paolo stadium renamed after Argentina legend Diego Maradona

Maradona had passed away on November 25 after suffering a heart attack at the age of 60.

Dec 05, 2020, 08:16 AM IST

Argentine league restarts with tributes to football legend Diego Maradona

Referees wore shirts with “Gracias Diego” emblazoned on the back, and players dedicated goals to the former World Cup star who died from a heart attack on Wednesday.

Nov 29, 2020, 09:54 AM IST

Maradona dies at 60: When the legend visited India to play match vs Sourav Ganguly

Regarded by many as the greatest player to ever play the game of football, Maradona had recently undergone a brain surgery. 

Nov 26, 2020, 08:04 AM IST

A look at Diego Maradona’s timeline: From World Cup win to drug scandal

Arguably the greatest footballer of all time, Diego Armando Maradona breathed his last on Wednesday. With his scintillating performances, Maradona had taken Argentina to the 1986 World Cup win.

Nov 26, 2020, 01:41 AM IST

Remembering Diego Maradona: Watch him score the ‘Goal of the Century’ in this classic video!

Diego Maradona passed away on Wednesday at the age of 60. In the 1986 World Cup quarter-final against England, Maradona scored a breathtaking goal which was later voted as 'The Goal of the Century.'

Nov 26, 2020, 01:14 AM IST

We feel like a boxer who has been knocked out: Football fraternity reacts to Argentine football legend Diego Maradona's death

Former Brazilian retired professional footballer Pelé said, "For sure, one day we will kick a ball together in heaven."

Nov 25, 2020, 23:43 PM IST

One day we'll kick a ball together in the sky above, says Pelé after Diego Maradona dies aged 60

Diego Maradona reportedly died of a massive heart attack.

Nov 25, 2020, 22:50 PM IST

Diego Maradona, Argentine football legend, dies of cardiac arrest at 60

Maradona was widely considered as the greatest football player of all times and mesmerized the world with his astonishong dribbling skills. With his scintillating performances, Maradona had taken Argentina to the 1986 World Cup win.

Nov 25, 2020, 22:12 PM IST

Argentina play out 1-1 draw with Paraguay in FIFA World Cup qualifier

Argentina will play their next game away at Peru on Tuesday, while Paraguay will lock horns with bottom side Bolivia at home the same day.

Nov 13, 2020, 15:38 PM IST

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In this section, you will find the top news stories of the day. Segment One Minute, One News is a part of Zee News important news bulletins in which we cover all the important news.

Nov 09, 2020, 21:42 PM IST

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Roberto Firmino's brace helps Brazil crush Bolivia 5-0

Brazil had never lost a World Cup qualifier at home, a run that stood at 54 matches going into Friday`s game, and they never looked in danger of losing that record.

Oct 10, 2020, 15:24 PM IST

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Lionel Messi penalty gives Argentina 1-0 win over Ecuador

Argentina got their World Cup qualifying campaign off to the perfect start on Thursday when Lionel Messi`s early penalty gave them a 1-0 win over Ecuador in a lacklustre match in Buenos Aires.

Oct 09, 2020, 17:13 PM IST

Lionel Messi's Argentina ban over; can play against Ecuador, says AFA president

Messi was banned for one game after being sent off in the Copa America third-place playoff against Chile and for levelling accusations of "corruption" at South American soccer chiefs.

Sep 11, 2020, 09:25 AM IST

Argentine striker Lionel Messi tells Barcelona he wants to leave: Reports

Argentine striker Lionel Messi has told Barcelona that he wants to leave the club as soon as possible and on a free transfer. RAC1 radio claimed that Messi had told Barcelona's new manager Ronald Koeman that he felt “more out than in”. It is learnt that Messi has also sent a fax to Barcelona informing them about his decision to leave the Spanish club.

Aug 26, 2020, 07:02 AM IST

Argentina yet to set date for football restart post coronavirus hiatus

There is no confirmed date regarding the return of domestic football in Argentina owing to the COVID-19 pandemic 

Aug 14, 2020, 16:08 PM IST

Lionel Messi unwilling to renew Barcelona contract: Report

The report said Messi and his father Jorge had begun discussing renewing his last deal with the club, which was signed in 2017, but that he no longer wishes to stay at the Camp Nou.

Jul 03, 2020, 09:26 AM IST