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# argentina - Friday 15 November, 2019

Messi hits winner on international return from ban as Argentina overcome Brazil
# He's Back
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# He's Back

Messi hits winner on international return from ban as Argentina overcome Brazil

Nov 15th 2019, 7:43 PM 9,204 Views 0 Comments

The Barcelona star scored the only goal of the game in a friendly in Riyadh.

# argentina - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Sergio Aguero walks away unscathed after car accident en route to Man City training
# Accident
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# Accident

Sergio Aguero walks away unscathed after car accident en route to Man City training

Oct 16th 2019, 3:10 PM 5,506 Views 2 Comments

The forward walked away unharmed from the incident ahead of this weekend’s match against Crystal Palace.

# argentina - Sunday 13 October, 2019

'Some of the generals wanted me executed and that sort of craic'
# A Rugby Life
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# A Rugby Life

'Some of the generals wanted me executed and that sort of craic'

Oct 13th 2019, 8:00 PM 41,940 Views 12 Comments

Willie Anderson’s career took him to places far more frightening than the teeth of an All Black haka.

# argentina - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Sanchez stars as Argentina end World Cup with 7-try win over USA
# Hasta La Vista
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# Hasta La Vista

Sanchez stars as Argentina end World Cup with 7-try win over USA

Oct 9th 2019, 7:58 AM 8,952 Views 5 Comments

The out-half was a controversial omission from the weekend loss to England.

# argentina - Saturday 5 October, 2019

As it happened: England v Argentina, Rugby World Cup From The42
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As it happened: England v Argentina, Rugby World Cup

# argentina - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Mako back in Jones' squad as Pumas prepare for war with 'boring' England
# Plenty In Reserve
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# Plenty In Reserve

Mako back in Jones' squad as Pumas prepare for war with 'boring' England

Oct 3rd 2019, 9:49 AM 6,443 Views 3 Comments

“We believe our scrum can be a real weapon,” says Eddie Jones, “so hang on to your seats!”

# argentina - Saturday 21 September, 2019

As it happened : France v Argentina, Rugby World Cup From The42
Live Sep 21st 2019, 7:30 AM

As it happened : France v Argentina, Rugby World Cup

# argentina - Monday 16 September, 2019

Hotly-contested Pool C promises fireworks
# Dark Horses
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# Dark Horses

Hotly-contested Pool C promises fireworks

Sep 16th 2019, 8:33 PM 12,062 Views 14 Comments

No pool has quite as much World Cup pedigree as this one with three sides who traditionally expect to reach the semis.

# argentina - Monday 19 August, 2019

Argentina call up Brighton youngster Mac Allister for the first time
# Looking To The Future
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# Looking To The Future

Argentina call up Brighton youngster Mac Allister for the first time

Aug 19th 2019, 10:34 AM 12,479 Views 5 Comments

Manager Lionel Scaloni has named an inexperienced panel featuring seven uncapped players and no Lionel Messi.

# argentina - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Nkosi's two tries helps South Africa trump Argentina as countdown to World Cup continues From The42

Nkosi's two tries helps South Africa trump Argentina as countdown to World Cup continues

Aug 17th 2019, 6:36 PM 6,545 Views 6 Comments

The 23-year-old winger struck in each half for the Springboks on Saturday.

# argentina - Monday 12 August, 2019

Kolisi poised for 'limited minutes' on South Africa return
# Strength To Strength
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# Strength To Strength

Kolisi poised for 'limited minutes' on South Africa return

Aug 12th 2019, 7:05 PM 5,908 Views 5 Comments

The Springbok captain missed out on the Rugby Championship win due to a knee injury, but is on track to boost his side in Japan.

# argentina - Saturday 3 August, 2019

Messi given three-month Argentina ban for accusing CONMEBOL of 'corruption'
# Banned
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# Banned

Messi given three-month Argentina ban for accusing CONMEBOL of 'corruption'

Aug 3rd 2019, 3:15 PM 6,511 Views 14 Comments

Messi was sent off as Argentina beat Chile 2-1 in the Copa America third-place play-off last month.

# argentina - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Former boxing world champion Baldomir jailed for 18 years for sexual abuse of his daughter
# Argentina
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# Argentina

Former boxing world champion Baldomir jailed for 18 years for sexual abuse of his daughter

Jul 31st 2019, 6:04 PM 13,620 Views 13 Comments

The one-time WBC beltholder was arrested in 2016 following allegations by his ex-wife.

# argentina - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Lealiifano enjoys winning Wallabies comeback against dismal Pumas
# Rebound
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# Rebound

Lealiifano enjoys winning Wallabies comeback against dismal Pumas

Jul 27th 2019, 1:22 PM 8,454 Views 3 Comments

The former Ulster man chipped in with 11 points as Australia got the better of Argentina.

# argentina - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Ex-Ulster man Lealiifano returns to Wallabies team for first time since 2016
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Ex-Ulster man Lealiifano returns to Wallabies team for first time since 2016

Jul 25th 2019, 8:34 AM 4,491 Views 8 Comments

James O’Connor is also set for his first appearance in 2,142 days.

# argentina - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

'Tuesday nights, James was always out' - Genia backs newly mature O'Connor to shine for Wallabies
# Second Chance
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# Second Chance

'Tuesday nights, James was always out' - Genia backs newly mature O'Connor to shine for Wallabies

Jul 23rd 2019, 4:43 PM 8,925 Views 1 Comment

Will Genia believes James O’Connor will grasp his chance if a six-year Wallabies exile comes to an end when Australia face Argentina.

# argentina - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

'We knew the losing team would look for someone to blame' - Copa America ref hits back at Messi criticisms
# Not Having It
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# Not Having It

'We knew the losing team would look for someone to blame' - Copa America ref hits back at Messi criticisms

Jul 10th 2019, 5:06 PM 4,231 Views 1 Comment

Ecuadoran official Roddy Zambrano was thrust into the spotlight after last week’s semi-final between Argentina and Brazil.

# argentina - Monday 8 July, 2019

Uefa denies issuing Nations League invite to Argentina after Messi row
# Safe European Home
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# Safe European Home

Uefa denies issuing Nations League invite to Argentina after Messi row

Jul 8th 2019, 12:09 PM 29,952 Views 10 Comments

Argentina’s fury at their Copa America exit prompted reports they could play in European competitions.

# argentina - Sunday 7 July, 2019

South American bosses hit back at 'unacceptable' Messi comments
# Argument
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# Argument

South American bosses hit back at 'unacceptable' Messi comments

Jul 7th 2019, 7:36 PM 9,834 Views 8 Comments

CONMEBOL released a statement in response to claims made by the Argentine superstar.

Messi slams 'corruption' in South American football after being sent off in Copa America
# Unfair
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# Unfair

Messi slams 'corruption' in South American football after being sent off in Copa America

Jul 7th 2019, 11:00 AM 11,283 Views 42 Comments

Lionel Messi was vocal after being sent off in Argentina’s win over Chile.

# argentina - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Messi bizarrely sent off as Argentina beat Chile to Copa America third place
# Argy Bargy
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# Argy Bargy

Messi bizarrely sent off as Argentina beat Chile to Copa America third place

Jul 6th 2019, 10:34 PM 17,551 Views 11 Comments

The game finished 2-1.

Marking Messi with diarrhoea 'very complicated', says Brazil defender Marquinhos
# Copa America
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# Copa America

Marking Messi with diarrhoea 'very complicated', says Brazil defender Marquinhos

Jul 6th 2019, 4:29 PM 13,796 Views 12 Comments

The defender received treatment for vomiting and diarrhoea on the day of Brazil’s win over Argentina.

# argentina - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Messi slams 'bulls**t' officiating after Argentina's Copa America exit
# So Near Yet So Var
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# So Near Yet So Var

Messi slams 'bulls**t' officiating after Argentina's Copa America exit

Jul 3rd 2019, 11:17 AM 10,200 Views 36 Comments

The Argentina star was furious following last night’s semi-final defeat to Brazil in Belo Horizonte.

# argentina - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Messi seeking international silverware as Argentina and Brazil clash in Copa semi-final
# Old Rivals
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# Old Rivals

Messi seeking international silverware as Argentina and Brazil clash in Copa semi-final

Jul 2nd 2019, 7:15 AM 6,410 Views 7 Comments

The two old rivals meet tonight in a huge South American tie.

# argentina - Monday 24 June, 2019

Argentina seem to be at war, says coach
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Argentina seem to be at war, says coach

Jun 24th 2019, 10:45 AM 6,216 Views 0 Comments

Lionel Scaloni believes there is too much pressure on his side at the Copa America.

# argentina - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Maradona had better Argentina team-mates than 'extraordinary' Messi
# Main Man
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# Main Man

Maradona had better Argentina team-mates than 'extraordinary' Messi

Jun 19th 2019, 9:09 PM 7,797 Views 12 Comments

The Barcelona talisman remains without a major international trophy, but Fabio Capello feels he is not to blame for that failure

# argentina - Monday 17 June, 2019

Almost 50 million people in South America woke up to darkness yesterday, so what happened?
# Power Cut
# Power Cut

Almost 50 million people in South America woke up to darkness yesterday, so what happened?

Jun 17th 2019, 2:15 PM 21,670 Views 18 Comments

The huge blackout is being blamed on Argentina’s electricity grid.

# argentina - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Massive power outage leaves Uruguay and Argentina without electricity
# Blackout
# Blackout

Massive power outage leaves Uruguay and Argentina without electricity

Jun 16th 2019, 4:47 PM 26,415 Views 17 Comments

Two Argentine power companies confirmed that the failure knocked out electricity throughout Argentina.

Colombia's Martinez and Zapata stun Messi's Argentina at Copa
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

Colombia's Martinez and Zapata stun Messi's Argentina at Copa

Jun 16th 2019, 9:35 AM 8,916 Views 5 Comments

Argentina were upstaged by their Colombian counterparts, who made a winning start in Group B.

# argentina - Monday 10 June, 2019

Argentina earn first-ever World Cup point in 2019 tournament's first goalless draw
# Scenes
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# Scenes

Argentina earn first-ever World Cup point in 2019 tournament's first goalless draw

Jun 10th 2019, 7:15 PM 5,509 Views 0 Comments

They held 2011 winners and 2015 finalists Japan at the Parc des Princes, and recorded a huge result.

# argentina - Friday 7 June, 2019

Aguero admits he wants to win Copa America more 'for Messi than for me'
# Argentina
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# Argentina

Aguero admits he wants to win Copa America more 'for Messi than for me'

Jun 7th 2019, 9:13 AM 5,377 Views 2 Comments

The Manchester City striker is desperate to help the Barcelona superstar claim a first senior international honour this summer.

# argentina - Friday 31 May, 2019

Early starts, dark arts and McNamara's long winter: Ireland U20s ready for England
# Long Way South
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# Long Way South

Early starts, dark arts and McNamara's long winter: Ireland U20s ready for England

May 31st 2019, 6:45 AM 5,927 Views 1 Comment

Victory over England was the first giant step towards the U20 Grand Slam, but momentum will have to be built all over again.

# argentina - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Moloney absence adds to Ireland U20 injury woes as they head for Argentina
# Turnover
From The42
# Turnover

Moloney absence adds to Ireland U20 injury woes as they head for Argentina

May 29th 2019, 9:38 AM 9,039 Views 11 Comments

Noel McNamara’s men travel to the U20 World Cup without two more of the Grand Slam-winning squad.

# argentina - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

‘Messi is the number one in everything’ – Mbappe tips Barca star for Ballon d’Or
# Favourite
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# Favourite

‘Messi is the number one in everything’ – Mbappe tips Barca star for Ballon d’Or

May 21st 2019, 11:00 AM 6,379 Views 5 Comments

The PSG striker believes his Argentine counterpart is the favourite for the coveted accolade in 2019 after another stunning season.

# argentina - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Police investigating after photo believed to be of late footballer Sala's body appears online
# Investigation
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# Investigation

Police investigating after photo believed to be of late footballer Sala's body appears online

Apr 28th 2019, 11:52 AM 11,045 Views 13 Comments

The 28-year-old Argentine footballer died in January following a plane crash off Alderney.

# argentina - Saturday 6 April, 2019

Diego Maradona to quit Mexican second-division side over 'referee bias'
# Unhappy
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# Unhappy

Diego Maradona to quit Mexican second-division side over 'referee bias'

Apr 6th 2019, 1:48 PM 3,949 Views 2 Comments

The 58-year-old made the decision on Friday following a 1-1 draw with Venados.

# argentina - Friday 29 March, 2019

Messi: 'My six-year-old son asked me: 'Dad, why do they crucify you in Argentina?''
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

Messi: 'My six-year-old son asked me: 'Dad, why do they crucify you in Argentina?''

Mar 29th 2019, 4:12 PM 8,611 Views 24 Comments

The Barcelona star has faced criticism for failing to match his club success with the national team.

# argentina - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Argentina star Gonzalo Higuain confirms retirement from international football
# CALLING IT A DAY
From The42
# CALLING IT A DAY

Argentina star Gonzalo Higuain confirms retirement from international football

Mar 28th 2019, 6:57 PM 5,868 Views 10 Comments

The forward has not featured for the Albiceleste since their World Cup exit in Russia last summer.

# argentina - Monday 25 March, 2019

Morocco seek clarification over Messi injury after agreeing to face Argentina 'first team' in friendly
# Sceptical
From The42
# Sceptical

Morocco seek clarification over Messi injury after agreeing to face Argentina 'first team' in friendly

Mar 25th 2019, 9:25 AM 11,145 Views 14 Comments

Lionel Messi has been ruled out of Tuesday’s game in Tangier.

# argentina - Friday 22 March, 2019

Lionel Messi's long-awaited international return ends in shock defeat to Venezuela
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

Lionel Messi's long-awaited international return ends in shock defeat to Venezuela

Mar 22nd 2019, 10:12 PM 8,522 Views 1 Comment

Messi had not played for the national team since their elimination by France at the 2018 World Cup.