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One of Argentina's greatest strikers - but Higuain forever the man who cost Messi a World Cup

Posted Friday, March 29, 2019 by Goal.com166 hits

Despite netting 31 times for his nation, it is the crucial goals he missed for which the Chelsea forward will be forever remembered "To the joy of many, and maybe not so much for others, my time is up." The words chosen by Gonzalo Higuain to confirm a fact already known by most summed up the difficult relationship he has sustained for years with the Argentina national team and its fans. No...Full Story »

Argentina expect Messi to do everything, complains former Real Madrid coach Valdano

Posted Tuesday, March 26, 2019 by Goal.com166 hits

Lionel Scaloni's side suffered a disappointing 3-1 loss to Venezuela in Madrid on Friday evening Argentina are too reliant on Lionel Messi and must improve the players around the Barcelona superstar, says former Real Madrid coach Jorge Valdano. Messi played for his country for the first time since the World Cup as Argentina took on Venezuela in Madrid last week, yet his side were on the wron...Full Story »

Maradona hails 'Tata-style' Mexico while slamming former team Argentina

Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 by ESPN167 hits

Diego Maradona believes Mexico is on the right path under his former team-mate Gerardo "Tata" Martino and once again slammed the direction of the Argentina national team. Dorados de Sinaloa coach Maradona played with Martino at Newell's Old Boys and was impressed with El Tri's 3-1 victory over Chile on Friday. "I saw Tata's team and it was compact, Tata-style," said Maradona in a news confer...Full Story »

Lionel Messi to make long-awaited Argentina return against Venezuela

Posted Friday, March 22, 2019 by PA113 hits

Lionel Messi will make his return to international football in Argentina’s friendly against Venezuela in Madrid on Friday.The Barcelona superstar has not pulled on his national team colours since Argentina’s loss to France in the last 16 of the World Cup in Russia last summer, but coach Lionel Scaloni confirmed on Thursday that he will win his 129th cap.Whether Messi will also travel...Full Story »

Finally! Messi returns to the Argentina squad 250 days later

Posted Friday, March 08, 2019 by Marca.com125 hits

Eight months and six days have passed since Lionel Messi last wore Argentina's shirt at the 2018 World Cup, yet the No.10 will make his return to the Albiceleste for the friendly against Venezuela in Madrid on 22 March. Messi had decided to temporarily step down from the national team following Argentina's disappointing World Cup campaign, where they crashed out to the eventual champions Fran...Full Story »

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