Inter Milan manager Luciano Spalletti has called star striker Mauro Icardi "impossible to stop," but has cautioned the Argentine still can improve.
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Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli has put his faith in youth again as he tries to salvage the nation's place in next year's World Cup in Russia.
If you thought Lionel Messi's piano skills were a bit too good to be true, it turns out you were right.
Peruvian football officials have asked FIFA to shift the World Cup qualifier against Argentina next month from Boca Juniors' Bombonera stadium.
The Argentina Football Association (AFA) is considering a change of venue for the national team's crucial World Cup qualifier against Peru on Oct. 5.
Barcelona, Manchester City and Arsenal could all lose star players such as Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero and Alexis Sanchez due to a World Cup playoff.
Argentina still don't have their place in the next one assured, with just two qualifiers left to play. So what are the main issues to address?
Failing to qualify for the World Cup wouldn't just be a new low for Lionel Messi and Argentina. It would be a loss for the tournament as a whole.
It has been a crazy international week with Luxembourg and Syria taking centre-stage but Argentina and the U.S. are in trouble.
Argentina slipped up at home as they could only draw 1-1 with Venezuela in their South American qualifying group clash to remain fifth.
South America's World Cup qualifying spots are taking shape as Brazil and Colombia stay on course, Argentina wobble and Chile are in real trouble.
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli has denied rumours of a rift with star player Lionel Messi on the eve of their crucial World Cup qualifier.
Jorge Sampaoli is Argentina's third manager of this World Cup cycle, but he hasn't started a revolution; they're still too dependent on Lionel Messi.
With Brazil's spot in Russia secure, Tite has been able to tinker with his team, while Argentina seem rudderless and Chile lost after Round 15.
Argentina were unable wrest a top-four berth away from Uruguay in the CONMEBOL World Cup qualifying section after being held to a goalless draw.
Luis Suarez has returned from injury over two weeks ahead of schedule and is available for Uruguay's crucial World Cup qualifier against Argentina.