World Cup
Lionel Messi
Coming Up Short
Mario Gotze scored in the second period of extra time on Sunday to lift Germany to its fourth World Cup title with a 1-0 victory over Argentina at the Maracana. It was a titanic clash between two football giants for... FULL STORY>>
Sergio Romero
The Savior
Argentina reached its fifth World Cup final on Wednesday after topping the Netherlands, 4-2, in a penalty kick shootout following a 0-0 draw in 120 minutes of play at the Arena de Sao Paulo.

Tuesday's semifinal saw an absurd eight goals scored in 90 minutes, while Wednesday's fixture was a... FULL STORY>>
Argentina
Argentina Moves On
A goal in the eighth minute from Gonzalo Higuain was enough to propel Argentina to a 1-0 quarterfinal win over Belgium at the Estadio Nacional de Brasilia on Saturday.

Higuain handed Argentina the early lead with a well-struck shot after a deflected pass from Angel Di Maria, while Argentina's defense made the goal hold... FULL STORY>>
Angel Di Maria
Better Late Than Never
Angel Di Maria scored late in the second period of extra time on Tuesday as Argentina escaped a major scare and advanced to the quarterfinals with a 1-0 victory over Switzerland at the Arena de Sao Paulo.

Pegged as a potential favorite to win the tournament at the outset, Argentina did little to solidify... FULL STORY>>
Sergio Aguero
Aguero Sidelined
Argentina forward Sergio Aguero will miss his side's round of 16 contest against Switzerland on Tuesday because of a thigh injury.

The Argentine federation confirmed the news on Thursday, saying that the Manchester City striker would be evaluated day by day, but that he would not be... FULL STORY>>
Lionel Messi
On A Tear
Lionel Messi continued his scoring tear by bagging a brace at the Estadio Beira-Rio on Wednesday, but it was Marcos Rojo's second-half strike that gave Argentina a 3-2 victory over Nigeria.

Messi opened the scoring in the third minute but saw his strike immediately canceled out by Ahmed... FULL STORY>>
Lionel Messi
Moment of Brilliance
Lionel Messi staged some late heroics at the Estadio Mineirao on Saturday, scoring in the first minute of stoppage time to rescue Argentina in a 1-0 defeat of Iran.

Iran put up a valiant effort and came close to taking a shock lead on several occasions, but Messi's individual moment of brilliance late in the contest proved... FULL STORY>>
Lionel Messi
SAVING THE DAY
Lionel Messi scored a wonderful goal in the second half to help Argentina to a 2-1 win over Bosnia-Herzegovina at the Maracana on Sunday in Group F play.

Bosnia's World Cup debut couldn't have gotten off to a worse start as the team went behind inside of three minutes to an own goal from Sead Kolasinac. FULL STORY>>