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Argentine investigators search homes of ex-president Kirchner
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Argentine investigators search homes of ex-president Kirchner

The Argentine Federal Police (PFA) takes part in a raid at the house of former Argentine President and current senator Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner in Rio Gallegos, Santa Cruz Province, in southern Argentina, as part of the so-called corruption notebooks case, on August 23, 2018. The move came after judge […]

Argentina name under-17 boss as interim coach
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Argentina name under-17 boss as interim coach

Soccer Football – Argentina Training – City Football Academy, Manchester, Britain – March 20, 2018 Argentina's Lionel Messi and assistant coach Lionel Scaloni during training Action Images via Reuters/Jason Cairnduff Argentina have named current under-17 coach Lionel Scaloni as interim boss for upcoming friendlies against Guatemala and Colombia. Scaloni replaces […]

Former hot-shot Kempes joins Maradona in offering to coach Argentina
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Former hot-shot Kempes joins Maradona in offering to coach Argentina

Mario Kempes, former Argentine national soccer player and member of the 1978 world champion team, gestures next to the FIFA soccer World Cup trophy in Buenos Aires, Argentina, March 29, 2018. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci Hot on the heels of Diego Maradona, another Argentine World Cup winner has thrown his hat into […]

Argentines caught between love and indifference for Maradona
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Argentines caught between love and indifference for Maradona

Argentine legend Diego Maradona. KARIM SAHIB/AFP/GETTY IMAGES Argentine legend Diego Maradona is a controversial idol, worshipped as a god for his World Cup-winning exploits but whose life of excess has left a tormented public back home torn between veneration and derision. The 57-year-old hit the headlines in Russia this week […]

Messi, Rojo end Nigeria’s World Cup dream in Russia
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Messi, Rojo end Nigeria’s World Cup dream in Russia

Argentina's forward Lionel Messi (front) competes for the ball during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Nigeria and Argentina at the Saint Petersburg Stadium in Saint Petersburg on June 26, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS Argentina rescued their World Cup hopes in dramatic fashion […]

Eagles will play best game against Argentina – NFF
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Eagles will play best game against Argentina – NFF

Russia 2018 Super Eagles squad. Photo: Twitter/NGSuperEagles The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Monday assured that the Super Eagles would give their best as they tackle Argentina in their last group D match in the FIFA World in Cup Saint Petersburg on Tuesday. NFF Director of Communications, Ademola Olajire stated […]