Category: Argentina

AFA president hopes Lionel Messi plays fewer games for Barcelona

MLS MVP Diego Valeri chats with the FC crew about a surprising offseason for Portland and the case for fellow Argentinian Lionel Messi as the best ever. Lionel Messi hopes that Argentina will reach another World Cup final, but admits he’s focusing on the group stage first. Argentina Football Association […]

Diego Maradona blacks out Sergio Aguero face in family photo

Diego Maradona has inadvertently proved that his ongoing rift with former son-in-law Sergio Aguero shows no signs of being healed in the near future. Matias Morla, the lawyer for the Argentine legend, shared a seemingly innocuous photo on social media — only for eagle-eyed followers to pounce on a small […]

Real Madrid watching Mauro Icardi closely – Argentina’s Jorge Sampaoli

ESPN FC’s Gab Marcotti feels Inter Milan face a must-win scenario versus Fiorentina if they are to remain in the Serie A title race. Inter Milan playmaker Mauro Icardi is a long-term target for Real Madrid, his Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli has said. Sampaoli spoke to journalists at the airport […]

Lionel Messi a natural who is playing another sport – Carlos Tevez

Barcelona’s Ernesto Valverde is confident Philippe Coutinho will continue to develop at the club after he made his debut in their 2-0 win over Espanyol in the Copa del Ray. Ernesto Valverde discusses the many facets of Philippe Coutinho’s game after the Brazilian made his Barcelona debut off the bench […]

Barcelona defend payments made to Lionel Messi charity

Lionel Messi marked his 400th La Liga game with a goal and assist as Barcelona kicked off 2018 with a comfy win over Levante. Following their performances in Barcelona’s first league win at Real Sociedad since 2007, Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi top this week’s Player Power Rankings. Barcelona have […]