2017 Season

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1dTim Vickery

Argentina's future in Veron's hands

Results in under-20 football aren't the be-all and end-all; it's more about player development. But there is a pattern that Argentina must address.

2dSam Marsden

Mascherano to miss Argentina friendlies

Javier Mascherano will miss Argentina's summer friendlies against Brazil and Singapore after injuring his knee in the Copa del Rey final.

Is Sampaoli the right man for Argentina? (2:51)
Assessing the fallout of Messi's tax fraud sentencing (0:52)
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6dSam Marsden

Messi gets suspended sentence in tax case

Spain's Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld a 21-month suspended sentence for Barcelona star Lionel Messi in his appeal over three counts of tax fraud.

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7dAssociated Press

Police raid PSG, homes of Di Maria, Pastore

Police investigating suspected tax fraud have raided the headquarters of Paris Saint-Germain and the homes of Angel Di Maria and Javier Pastore.

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8dAdriana Garcia

Sevilla to hold Sampaoli talks with AFA

Sevilla president Jose Castro will hold talks with AFA vice-president Daniel Angelici this week to discuss coach Jorge Sampaoli's future.

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12dAdriana Garcia

Castro: Sampaoli will be on Sevilla bench

Sampaoli is expected to replace sacked Argentina coach Edgardo Bauza, with the Argentina Football Association (AFA) keen to complete a deal.

14dESPN staff

Messi needs WC to seal legacy - Klinsmann

Lionel Messi can only "seal his legacy" by winning the World Cup with Argentina, former United States coach Jurgen Klinsmann says.

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15dAdriana Garcia

Argentina yet to begin Sampaoli talks

The Argentina Football Association (AFA) has yet to negotiate with Sevilla over the release of their coach Jorge Sampaoli from his contract.

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19dESPN staff

U.A.E. hires former Argentina boss Bauza

Former Argentina boss Edgardo Bauza was confirmed as the new manager of the United Arab Emirates national team on Thursday.

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21dESPN staff

Ex-Argentina coach Bauza to join U.A.E.

Former Argentina boss Edgardo Bauza appears set to become the new manager of the United Arab Emirates national team.

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22dESPN staff

Trending: Maradona appointed Al-Fujairah coach

Diego Maradona has been appointed coach of Al-Fujairah in the UAE. N'Golo Kante has landed the Football Writers' Association player of the year award.

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22dPA Sport

Maradona back in management in UAE

Diego Maradona has been appointed coach of Al-Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates.

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24dESPN staff

Vidal: FIFA rules aren't the same for Messi

Chile star Arturo Vidal says FIFA would not lift a suspension for every player like the world governing body did for Lionel Messi this week.

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25dTim Vickery

Incompetence behind lifting of Messi ban

The lifting of Lionel Messi's four-match ban is so good for Argentina that it makes the entire process of his suspension look ridiculous.

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25dESPN staff

Trending: Lionel Messi ban lifted

Lionel Messi's four-game international ban with Argentina has been rescinded after an appeal.

Messi's successful appeal 'all politics' (2:55)
Messi's four-match international ban lifted (0:52)
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25dSam Marsden

Messi's FIFA suspension lifted after appeal

FIFA has lifted its suspension of Barcelona star Lionel Messi for four international matches after an appeal by the Argentine FA.

RankingsInternational Friendly

Goal Difference1Tied-53rd
Goals Scored1Tied-116th
Goals Conceded0Tied-1st