Category Archive: Los Albiceleste (Argentina)

Two time World Cup winners

Jul 17 2014

World Cup 2014: Fulfilled Wishes

A piece of street art in Brazil featuring Robin Van Persie

Prior to kickoff, I had 10 hopes for World Cup 2014, lets see how kind the Football Gods have been.

Jul 13 2014

WATCH: Lionel Messi, Child Wonder!

Two rare videos of Lionel Messi as a child, playing football.

Jul 13 2014

World Cup 2014 Final Preview: Germany vs Argentina

The FIFA World Cup 2014 Final is here! Its Germany vs Argentina. Here is a preview of the match and a detailed zone-to-zone analysis of the teams.

Jul 11 2014

Netherlands vs Argentina: 4 Observations

4 key observations from the semi final: the Netherlands vs Argentina

Jul 05 2014

Argentina 1 -0 Belgium: The 5 Best Players

Here’s my top 5 players from Argentina’s win against Belgium.

Jul 05 2014

VIDEO: Alejandro Sabella almost tumbles over on the sideline

Jul 01 2014

Argentina vs Switzerland: Match Review

Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates with Real Madrid's Angel di Maria

Argentina XI: Romero, Federico Fernandez, Zabaleta, Garay, Rojo, Gago, Mascherano, Di Maria, Higuain, Messi, Lavezzi. Subs: Orion, Campagnaro, Biglia, Perez, Maxi Rodriguez, Augusto Fernandez, Demichelis, Palacio, Alvarez, Aguero, Andujar, Basanta. Switzerland XI: Benaglio, Lichtsteiner, Schar, Djourou, Rodriguez, Inler, Behrami, Xhaka, Shaqiri, Mehmedi, Drmic. Subs: Sommer, Ziegler, Senderos, von Bergen, Lang, Barnetta, Seferovic, Stocker, Dzemaili, Fernandes, Gavranovic, Burki.   The clear skies matched the light …

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Jun 25 2014

Nigeria vs Argentina: Messi & co. Keep their Perfect Record

Argentina are through. Nigeria are through, the first African team to progress in this World Cup. Argentina may have gotten by in their first two group games, but they were made to work for their win against Nigeria. Regardless of whether you rate Lionel Messi or not, you have to hand it to him, he’s …

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May 28 2014

World Cup 2014: Team Focus – Argentina

Best: Winners 1978 & 1986 Group: F (vs Bosnia, Nigeria & Iran) Coach: Alejandro Sabella Argentina are serious contenders for this title. Well, at every tournament they like to think of themselves as “serious contenders,” but seriously, this time they are. With so much talent upfront, coach Sabella is so spoilt for choice he could …

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Jun 03 2012

Does this image confirm Lionel Messi is going to be a father?

Many across the blogosphere seem to think thay Lionel Messi’s goal celebration last night was confirmation that he and girlfriend Antonella Roccuzzo are to become parents. There have been rumours doing the rounds from as early as January, but the couple have remained silent on the matter. It seems unlikely that Messi will pull such …

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