Argentina

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…

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‘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…

1 year 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…

1 year 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…

1 year 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…

1 year 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…

1 year ago

Messi magic helps send Argentina into World Cup last eight

DOHA – Lionel Messi produced a moment of trademark quality to score the opener in a 2-1 win over Australia…

1 year ago

Best still to come from World Cup favourites after shocks galore

DOHA – The World Cup in Qatar has already delivered plenty of major shocks but as it moves into the…

1 year ago

Argentina, Netherlands eye quarters as World Cup last 16 kicks off

DOHA – Australia take on Lionel Messi’s (picture) Argentina in a David v Goliath World Cup showdown while the United States look…

1 year ago

Maradona would be ‘super happy’, says Messi

DOHA – Lionel Messi (picture) believes Diego Maradona would be “super happy” after he led Argentina into the World Cup last 16…

1 year ago

Argentina records first mpox death

BUENOS AIRES – Argentina registered its first death from mpox, the disease formerly known as monkeypox, when a patient died…

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Messi goal helps keep Argentina World Cup hopes alive

DOHA – Lionel Messi helped keep Argentina's World Cup bid alive with the first goal in a 2-0 victory over…

1 year ago

Messi on brink as Argentina look to salvage World Cup

DOHA – It was not supposed to be this way. Before the World Cup started, hopes were high in Argentina…

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