MESSI: We didn’t expect to start like this

It’s been some time since the first game on day 2 ended in a shocker with Saudi Arabia beating Argentina 2-1 in FIFA World Cup 2022. Lionel Messi, who was the lone scorer for his team said five bad minutes of play saw them going down in their first encounter at this year’s World Cup … Continue reading MESSI: We didn’t expect to start like this

Mexico should feel scared seeing Lionel Messi’s ‘face on Day 1’ following Argentina’s shock defeat by Saudi Arabia in Group C opener

FOX Sports pundit Maurice Edu has warned Mexico of Lionel Messi following Argentina's shock defeat to Saudi Arabia Tuesday.  Tournament favorite Argentina was expected to dominate the Saudis in its opening World Cup game but it suffered an unforeseeable 2-1 loss in Group C.  Argentina looked on course for a routine thumping win over Saudi Arabia when Messi slotted … Continue reading Mexico should feel scared seeing Lionel Messi’s ‘face on Day 1’ following Argentina’s shock defeat by Saudi Arabia in Group C opener

Qatar 2022: Wayne Rooney names favourite team to win the World Cup

Manchester United legend, Wayne Rooney has named Argentina as the favourite country to win the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. Rooney said that Argentina have solid players, including Lionel Messi, that will help them win the World Cup this year. According to him, Argentina will be full of confidence following their Copa America triumph … Continue reading Qatar 2022: Wayne Rooney names favourite team to win the World Cup

Ball from Diego Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’ match expected to fetch at least £2.5m at auction

The football which Diego Maradona used to score his 'Hand of God' goal against England at the 1986 World Cup is set to go to auction next month with an estimate of £2.5-£3m. Argentina star Maradona famously punched the ball beyond England goalkeeper Peter Shilton to open the scoring in the quarter-final clash at the Estadio Azteca in Mexico City. He followed up … Continue reading Ball from Diego Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’ match expected to fetch at least £2.5m at auction

Messi madness in Argentina ahead of Qatar 2022 World Cup

Argentina will face Mexico in one of the most sought-after tickets of the group stage at the upcoming World Cup in Qatar. And it will do so in this Lusail Stadium, where MARCA was present on Friday to witness the Lusail Super Cup between the Saudi champions, Al Hilal, and the Egyptian champions, Zamalek. https://twitter.com/SportzGlobal01/status/1568401231529508864?s=20 https://twitter.com/Mohammed_mo_s_1/status/1567706762165338113?s=20 A match that will be the … Continue reading Messi madness in Argentina ahead of Qatar 2022 World Cup

Manchester United increase offer for Lisandro Martinez

Manchester United have made an increased offer to Ajax for Lisandro Martinez, and are confident of winning the race to sign the Argentinian international ahead of Premier League rivals Arsenal. Meziesblog understands United's latest offer is worth around €50m, inclusive of bonuses, with the overall figure reaching the valuation Ajax had set to sell the 24-year-old … Continue reading Manchester United increase offer for Lisandro Martinez

Top teams to watch at the 2022 World Cup

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 15: Raphael Varane of France celebrates with the World Cup trophy following the 2018 FIFA World Cup Final between France and Croatia at Luzhniki Stadium on July 15, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images) With all 32 participants at the 2022 World Cup now finalised, we can now … Continue reading Top teams to watch at the 2022 World Cup

Messi to consider his Argentina future after 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Lionel Messi says he will have to consider "many things" after the World Cup in Watar this year and couldn't confirm he will carry on representing Argentina beyond the tournament in Qatar. "I've been happy with the national team for a while," he said after scoring in the 3-0 win over Ecuador at La Bombonera … Continue reading Messi to consider his Argentina future after 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Poisoned cocaine kills more than 20 users in Argentina

Some 20 people died and 74 were hospitalized after using adulterated cocaine in Buenos Aires, Argentina, authorities have said. Photo by MART PRODUCTION on Pexels.com The victims, who come from the Hurlingham, Tres de Febrero and San Martn districts of the capital region, were removed for treatment in ten local hospitals. They were believed to … Continue reading Poisoned cocaine kills more than 20 users in Argentina

Messi to play last game as Barca player on Tuesday

Argentina's game against Bolivia on Monday (Tuesday, 2am CET) will be Lionel Messi's last match as a Barcelona player. His contract expires on Wednesday, so if a renewal is not announced soon, he could go into the quarterfinals at the Copa America as a free agent. He would no longer technically be a Barça player … Continue reading Messi to play last game as Barca player on Tuesday

Messi wants to win an international trophy like Maradona

Argentina will meet Chile in the Group Stage of the Copa America on Monday night from the Estadio Nilton Santos in Rio. Argentina is coming into this tournament with confidence but will have a tough test against their rival Chile in the first stage of the Copa America. They’ll be looking for their first Copa … Continue reading Messi wants to win an international trophy like Maradona

Meet the man who discovered Messi

Javier Saviola looked back at his career on Movistar and remembered his time at Real Madrid, Benfica and Barcelona. He said "Benfica is one of the best clubs in which I've played" because "we played very good football and the fans enjoyed it." His only regret is "I'd have liked to have given them a … Continue reading Meet the man who discovered Messi