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Argentina footballer Fernando Gago suffers knee injury

Argentinian midfielder Fernando Gago has suffered a knee injury during his first division club Velez Sarsfield's 1-1 home draw with Aldosivi in a Superliga Argentina clash on Friday. 

Feb 01, 2020, 20:18 PM IST

Argentine club makes throne for coach Diego Maradona

The club said Maradona will also sign replicas of the throne to be sold in the club shop. 

Jan 25, 2020, 17:01 PM IST

Former Argentina star Ezequiel Lavezzi announces retirement

The 34-year-old spent the last four seasons of his 16-year-old career with Hebei China Fortune of the Chinese Super League, whom he joined in 2016 from Paris Saint-Germain (PSG).
 

Dec 14, 2019, 13:28 PM IST

Argentina to play Chile in Copa America 2020 opener

CONMEBOL, South America's football governing body, announced the draw on Tuesday for the tournament which will be co-hosted by Argentina and Colombia.

Dec 04, 2019, 14:39 PM IST

Lionel Messi keeps Barca on top as Real Madrid pile on pressure

The Argentinean played a one-two with Luis Suarez on the edge of the Atletico area before curling a left-foot shot into the back of the Atletico net to decide an entertaining game that could have gone either way as rain poured down in Madrid on Sunday evening, reports Xinhua news agency.

Dec 02, 2019, 14:26 PM IST

Diego Maradona to continue as Gimnasia y Esgrima coach

Maradona took the job in September on the condition Gabriel Pellegrino stay on as club president and Pellegrino’s decision not to run caused Maradona`s surprise resignation.

Nov 22, 2019, 13:13 PM IST

Barcelona 'has given me everything', says Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi has conceded that he is less likely to finish his career in Argentina, describing Barcelona as a city that has given him "everything".

Oct 28, 2019, 14:28 PM IST

Euro 2020 qualifier: Germany waste two-goal lead to settle for 2-2 draw against Argentina

Germany will next take on Estonia in a Euro 2020 qualifier on Sunday.

Oct 10, 2019, 10:27 AM IST

Rugby World Cup: Argentina stroll to bittersweet victory over USA

Argentina ended their time in Japan with 11 points in Group C behind England and France, with 15 and 13 points, respectively.

Oct 09, 2019, 16:32 PM IST

Argentina leaves out Sergio Aguero, Angel Di Maria for friendly matches

Argentina takes on Germany in their first friendly on October 9.

Sep 28, 2019, 11:57 AM IST

Rugby World Cup: New Zealand hold off South Africa 23-13, France edge past Argentina

On Sunday, Italy will take on Namibia in their Pool B opener, while Ireland will meet Scotland.

Sep 21, 2019, 20:58 PM IST

Spain seal second FIBA World Cup by defeating Argentina 95-75

This win assumes even further importance considering the fact that the squad was considered amongst the rank outsiders at the start of the tournament comprising of 32 teams. 

Sep 15, 2019, 21:32 PM IST

Lionel Messi to miss Barcelona's La Liga opening match

Messi is currently recovering from a calf injury which he suffered during training last week.

Aug 16, 2019, 13:35 PM IST

FIFA World Cup winner Jose Luis Brown dies at 62

Brown, affectionately referred to by his nickname `Tata`, spent most of his playing career at Estudiantes, making close to 300 league appearances for the club.

Aug 13, 2019, 11:45 AM IST

Uruguay striker Diego Forlan announces retirement from professional football

The 40-year-old claimed the Golden Ball at the 2010 World Cup as his side finished fourth.

Aug 07, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

Barcelona skipper Lionel Messi out of US tour with a calf strain

The Argentine forward experienced discomfort in his right leg during Monday`s training session and tests confirmed that the 32-year-old had suffered a grade one calf strain, forcing him out of the tour.

Aug 05, 2019, 17:01 PM IST

Lionel Messi banned from international football for three months

The Barcelona forward was also fined 50,000 US dollars by South American football governing body CONMEBOL on Friday.
 

Aug 03, 2019, 12:23 PM IST

Mario Gotze says World Cup exclusion was 'really tough' to take

Gotze was the one who scored the match-winning goal in the 2014 World Cup final which helped his side lift the title, defeating Argentina by 1-0.

Aug 02, 2019, 16:28 PM IST

Fanatic Sports appointed ticket re seller for Tokyo Olympics

The Tokyo Games will be held from July 24 to August 9

Jul 31, 2019, 16:05 PM IST

Painful to see Lionel Messi's career going on without titles, says Al Ahly coach Martin Lasarte

Al Ahly coach Martin Lasarte also said that the "Barcelona star should not be blamed as he is just a human."

Jul 23, 2019, 16:31 PM IST