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#Argentina

# argentina - Monday 1 October, 2018

From The42 Maradona urges Messi to retire from Argentina duty: 'The U15s lose and it's his fault' Messi Situation

Maradona urges Messi to retire from Argentina duty: 'The U15s lose and it's his fault'

Lionel Messi should quit international football, according to his legendary compatriot.

# argentina - Sunday 30 September, 2018

From The42 Much-changed All Blacks bounce back to retain Rugby Championship crown Back To Black This post contains videos

Much-changed All Blacks bounce back to retain Rugby Championship crown

Rieko Ioane’s double against Argentina helped secure another title for the world champions.

# argentina - Saturday 29 September, 2018

From The42 Springboks withstand fierce second-half pressure to defeat Australia in Port Elizabeth Springboks

Springboks withstand fierce second-half pressure to defeat Australia in Port Elizabeth

The victory moved South Africa within two points of leaders New Zealand.

# argentina - Thursday 27 September, 2018

'All Blacks are well known for coming back strong after a defeat... they don't experience a lot of them'

New Zealand boss Steve Hansen has made changes for a clash with Argentina after losing at home to South Africa.

# argentina - Friday 14 September, 2018

From The42 Messi found 'crying like a kid who had lost his mother' after 2016 Copa America heartache Despair

Messi found 'crying like a kid who had lost his mother' after 2016 Copa America heartache

Argentina lost out to Chile after a penalty shootout in the 2016 Copa America final.

# argentina - Saturday 8 September, 2018

From The42 Diego Simeone's son fulfills prophecy with debut goal for Argentina Like Father Like Son This post contains videos

Diego Simeone's son fulfills prophecy with debut goal for Argentina

Giovanni Simeone scored on his debut for Argentina against Guatemala on Friday.

From The42 All Blacks survive stern Argentina challenge to maintain winning championship run Still Unbeaten

All Blacks survive stern Argentina challenge to maintain winning championship run

It was a far from convincing victory from the All Blacks.

# argentina - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

From The42 Mo'unga in for Barrett as All Blacks make seven changes for Argentina Rugby Championship

Mo'unga in for Barrett as All Blacks make seven changes for Argentina

A much-changed New Zealand line-up will take on Argentina in Nelson on Saturday.

# argentina - Sunday 26 August, 2018

From The42 Rassie calls Springbok display in Argentina 'unacceptable' Rugby Championship This post contains videos

Rassie calls Springbok display in Argentina 'unacceptable'

The former Munster boss says the clash with the Wallabies is ‘win at all costs’.

# argentina - Saturday 25 August, 2018

From The42 Upset as Argentina hold off sloppy Springboks to end six-Test losing streak Upset

Upset as Argentina hold off sloppy Springboks to end six-Test losing streak

Bautista Delguy crossed for two tries as Argentina defeated South Africa on Saturday in Mendoza.

# argentina - Friday 24 August, 2018

From The42 Palestinian FA boss gets 12-month Fifa ban for 'inciting hatred and violence' with Messi comments Messi Situation

Palestinian FA boss gets 12-month Fifa ban for 'inciting hatred and violence' with Messi comments

Jibril Rajoub called for protests against Messi over plans for Argentina to play Israel in Jerusalem in June.

# argentina - Thursday 16 August, 2018

From The42 Kolisi keeps captaincy as Rassie welcomes Etzebeth and Whitely back for 'Boks Rassie-lution

Kolisi keeps captaincy as Rassie welcomes Etzebeth and Whitely back for 'Boks

Handre Pollard returns to the number 10 shirt as South Africa open the Rugby Championship against Argentina.

# argentina - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Argentine senators vote no to legalisation of abortion

The staunchly catholic country had been voting on whether or not to become just the third Latin American country to entirely decriminalise abortion.

# argentina - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

From The42 Legendary hooker Ledesma appointed Argentina's new head coach Super Mario

Legendary hooker Ledesma appointed Argentina's new head coach

After impressing in his first season with the Jaguares, Mario Ledesma takes charge of the Pumas.

# argentina - Friday 27 July, 2018

From The42 Diego Maradona calls into live TV show to call nephew a 'coward' El Diez

Diego Maradona calls into live TV show to call nephew a 'coward'

Argentina great Diego Maradona called Canal9 television show ‘Confrontados’ to criticise his nephew live on air.

# argentina - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

From The42 More World Cup recognition for France as Goal of the Tournament is announced Poll This post contains videos

More World Cup recognition for France as Goal of the Tournament is announced

Benjamin Pavard’s screamer against Argentina has been voted as the best goal of the 2018 World Cup.

# argentina - Sunday 15 July, 2018

From The42 Argentina sack manager Sampaoli following chaotic World Cup campaign Parting Ways

Argentina sack manager Sampaoli following chaotic World Cup campaign

Jorge Sampaoli has paid the price for a poor World Cup, with Argentina announcing his departure on Sunday.

# argentina - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

From The42 Maradona offers to manage Argentina for free after World Cup 2018 flop Labour Of Love

Maradona offers to manage Argentina for free after World Cup 2018 flop

The Albiceleste suffered a second-round elimination in Russia with a thrilling 4-3 defeat to France.

From The42 'I played while my father was in the hands of bandits': Mikel reveals kidnap ordeal overshadowed Argentina clash Emotional Toll

'I played while my father was in the hands of bandits': Mikel reveals kidnap ordeal overshadowed Argentina clash

The Nigerian captain was told to call kidnappers hours before last Tuesday’s World Cup group D meeting kicked off.

# argentina - Saturday 30 June, 2018

From The42 Mascherano announces international retirement following Argentina's World Cup exit Retirement

Mascherano announces international retirement following Argentina's World Cup exit

The versatile 34-year-old has called time on his career with the Aliceleste.

From The42 Facing an uncertain future, Lionel Messi avoids media after Argentina crash out of World Cup Disappointment

Facing an uncertain future, Lionel Messi avoids media after Argentina crash out of World Cup

After suffering yet more international disappointment, Argentina captain Lionel Messi did not speak to the media.

From The42 Mbappe stars with a brilliant double as France dump Argentina out of the World Cup Knockout Stages

Mbappe stars with a brilliant double as France dump Argentina out of the World Cup

France booked their place in the last eight of the World Cup as they overcame Argentina in a seven-goal thriller in Kazan.

From The42 Maradona returns to health to watch France v Argentina Rollover

Maradona returns to health to watch France v Argentina

He’s back in the saddle.

From The42 Iniesta plays like he is wearing a suit - Maradona El Diego

Iniesta plays like he is wearing a suit - Maradona

Andres Iniesta’s performances at the World Cup have caught the eye of Diego Maradona, who also says Sergio Ramos is “not a star player.”

From The42 As it happened: France vs Argentina, World Cup last-16 Liveblog

As it happened: France vs Argentina, World Cup last-16

We went minute-by-minute as France and Argentina met in the opening game of the knockout stages.

# argentina - Friday 29 June, 2018

From The42 'We know Messi can decide our fate' - Lloris warns France ahead of Argentina clash Warning

'We know Messi can decide our fate' - Lloris warns France ahead of Argentina clash

The Tottenham goalkeeper is aware the Argentina star has the ability to send Les Bleus out of the World Cup.

# argentina - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

From The42 Messi stuns reporter by revealing he wore good-luck charm passed on by reporter's mother Magic This post contains videos

Messi stuns reporter by revealing he wore good-luck charm passed on by reporter's mother

Reporter Rama Pantorotto was left in utter disbelief at the gesture from Argentina’s captain.

From The42 Maradona receives treatment after Argentina's dramatic win El Diez

Maradona receives treatment after Argentina's dramatic win

The Argentina icon required treatment after his nation reached the last 16 at the World Cup.

# argentina - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

From The42 As it happened: Nigeria v Argentina, World Cup Liveblog

As it happened: Nigeria v Argentina, World Cup

Nigeria take on Argentina, with both sides’ World Cup hopes in the balance.

From The42 Argentina fined for 'homophobic and insulting chants' during defeat to Croatia Russia 2018

Argentina fined for 'homophobic and insulting chants' during defeat to Croatia

Fifa said there were a range of incidents during the Group D clash.

# argentina - Monday 25 June, 2018

From The42 Maradona says Messi 'not guilty of anything' as Argentina face potential World Cup exit Got Your Back

Maradona says Messi 'not guilty of anything' as Argentina face potential World Cup exit

Diego Maradona has jumped to the defence of his country’s star player, who has come under increasing criticism.

From The42 On the brink, Argentina handed a final shot at World Cup salvation Last Chance Saloon

On the brink, Argentina handed a final shot at World Cup salvation

Leo Messi and the rest of Jorge Sampaoli’s troubled squad have one final shot at redemption against Nigeria on Tuesday.

# argentina - Sunday 24 June, 2018

From The42 Scotland run riot in Argentina to end tour with record-breaking win Great Scots

Scotland run riot in Argentina to end tour with record-breaking win

Daniel Hourcade’s final game in charge of Argentina ended in heavy defeat.

# argentina - Friday 22 June, 2018

From The42 Argentina concerns grow as Dalic vows to rest players against Iceland Dalic Cowboys

Argentina concerns grow as Dalic vows to rest players against Iceland

The Albiceleste need a favour from Croatia against Iceland, but their manager plans to rest some key players for their final group game.

# argentina - Thursday 21 June, 2018

From The42 Argentina on the brink of premature World Cup exit as Croatia cruise to incredible victory Upset

Argentina on the brink of premature World Cup exit as Croatia cruise to incredible victory

A heavy defeat leaves Argentina on just one point after two games and on the cusp of an early exit.

From The42 As it happened: Argentina vs Croatia, World Cup Liveblog

As it happened: Argentina vs Croatia, World Cup

We went minute-by-minute as Argentina faced Croatia in a crucial Group D encounter.

Scotland make 8 changes for Pumas Test after defeat to USA

Captain Stuart McInally heads up the tourists as they meet an Argentina side sore after losing to Wales.

From The42 'Maradona is light years behind Messi' - Sergio Ramos hits back at Argentina legend Argument

'Maradona is light years behind Messi' - Sergio Ramos hits back at Argentina legend

The Spain defender considers a domestic rival at Barcelona to be a better player than an illustrious World Cup winner.

# argentina - Monday 18 June, 2018

From The42 Over 99% of TV viewers in Iceland watched their side's first World Cup game Thunderclap

# argentina - Sunday 17 June, 2018

From The42 'He can't come back to Argentina' - Maradona blasts boss Sampaoli after Iceland draw Not Impressed

'He can't come back to Argentina' - Maradona blasts boss Sampaoli after Iceland draw

Diego Maradona said Argentina’s 1-1 draw with Iceland on Saturday was “a disgrace”.