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Aguero wary of making hasty return

Richard Jolly | April, 1 2014

Sergio Aguero has admitted that he is wary of trying to make his comeback too soon in case he breaks down again and is ruled out for the rest of the season and the World Cup. • Mooney: City nerves grow • Curtis: Title race heats up T...

Maradona lashes out at Argentine FA

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | March, 26 2014

Diego Maradona has hit out at the Argentine FA (AFA), telling Sport Bild: “The current leaders of the association understand as much about football as Pakistan does.” • Top World Cup villains • Top World Cup controversie...

World Cup: 10 questions

ESPN staff | March, 4 2014

Group A | Group B | Group C | Group D | Group E | Group F | Group G | Group H Following the World Cup draw in December, a panel of ESPN FC writers asked -- and answered -- 10 big questions six months out from the tournament. Now, with 100 da...

Germany to host Argentina after World Cup

Associated Press | March, 21 2014

FRANKFURT, Germany -- Germany will host Argentina in a friendly after the World Cup. The German Football Federation says the match will be played on Sept. 3 in Duesseldorf. The game will serve as a warm-up for Germany's European Cha...

Simeone harbours Argentina ambition

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | March, 19 2014

Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone says he would like to coach Argentina, but only after gaining plenty more experience at club level. • Vickery: Sabella's attacking thinking • Messi holds no fear for Nigeria Since taking charge of A...

Messi holds no fear for Nigeria

ESPN staff | March, 19 2014

Nigeria head coach Stephen Keshi claims that he is not worried about the prospect of facing Argentina’s Lionel Messi in Group F at the World Cup. • Corrigan: Messi's best goals Messi this week broke Barcelona’s all-time...

Mourinho: Messi still among world greats

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Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says superstars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are already all-time football greats, despite neither having won a World Cup. "He [Messi] is great, he is great. I don't think he needs to win with Argentina to...

Messi plays down vomit incident

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | March, 6 2014

Lionel Messi has played down an incident in which he was physically sick on the pitch during Argentina’s 0-0 friendly draw with Romania in Bucharest on Wednesday. • Maradona on Messi Television pictures captured Messi vomiting on ...

Maradona: Ballon d’Or blow will inspire Messi

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | March, 5 2014

Argentina legend Diego Maradona said he was “delighted” Cristiano Ronaldo won the Ballon d’Or as he believes it will inspire Lionel Messi to success at this summer’s World Cup. • World Cup: 10 questions• Marcotti...

Pope Francis to be invited to World Cup

ESPN staff | February, 19 2014

Brazil’s president Dilma Roussef has revealed she will invite Pope Francis to the World Cup this summer at a meeting at the Vatican on Friday.#INSERT type:image caption:Pope Francis is a fan of Argentine side San Lorenzo, who lost to Bra...

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