Argentina

Messi to extend contract with Paris St Germain, BBC Sport says

Argentina’s World Cup winning captain Lionel Messi is to sign a one-year extension with his current club Paris St Germain,…

1 month ago

Messi evacuated by helicopter after crowds swarm World Cup winners

Millions of people took to the streets of Buenos Aires Tuesday to celebrate Argentina’s World Cup title, disrupting a planned…

2 months ago

World Cup winners Argentina arrive back in Buenos Aires

BUENOS AIRES – The airplane transporting World Cup winners Argentina and their captain Lionel Messi back from Qatar arrived at…

2 months ago

Messi wins Golden Ball for best player at World Cup

DOHA – Lionel Messi on Sunday won the Golden Ball for the best player at this year's World Cup after…

2 months ago

Mbappe wins World Cup Golden Boot with eight goals

DOHA – France striker Kylian Mbappe won the World Cup Golden Boot award with eight goals after scoring a hat-trick…

2 months ago

Brilliant Messi leads Argentina to World Cup glory

DOHA – Lionel Messi led Argentina to World Cup glory on Sunday, scoring twice against France in one of the…

2 months ago

France battle to stop spread of virus on eve of World Cup final

DOHA – Didier Deschamps said Saturday that France were taking "as many precautions as possible" to stop the spread of…

2 months ago

Argentina’s World Cup ‘spider’ man Alvarez, the pride of his village

CALCHÍN – Julian Alvarez has been a revelation for Argentina at the World Cup but back in his tiny home…

2 months ago

‘Greatest’ Messi ready for fitting World Cup farewell

DOHA – Thirty-seven club trophies, seven Ballon D’Or awards and six European Golden Boots. A Copa America title, an Olympic…

2 months ago

Messi and Alvarez fire Argentina past Croatia into World Cup final

DOHA – An inspired Lionel Messi scored from the penalty spot and Julian Alvarez struck twice as Argentina beat Croatia…

2 months ago

Croatia v Argentina: Keys to the World Cup semi-final

DOHA – Croatia and Argentina face each other on Tuesday at the Lusail Stadium with a place in the World…

2 months ago

Argentina beat Dutch and go into semis after late night drama

DOHA – Argentina set up a semi-final showdown with Croatia after beating the Netherlands 4-3 on penalties following a thrilling…

2 months ago

Brazil, Argentina target blockbuster World Cup semi-final

DOHA – Brazil seek to become the first team through to the World Cup semi-finals on Friday, while Argentina could…

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