Crowd trouble at Maracana mars famous Argentina victory against Brazil

World champions Argentina's 1-0 win over Brazil was marred by crowd trouble at the Maracana Stadium.

Argentina captain Lionel Messi

Argentina captain Lionel Messi claims record eighth Ballon d'Or

Lionel Messi was crowned Ballon d'Or winner for a record eighth time after leading Argentina to World Cup glory.

Gonzalo Montiel

Nottingham Forest sign Argentina World Cup winner Gonzalo Montiel from Sevilla

Nottingham Forest have announced the loan signing of Argentina World Cup-winning full-back Gonzalo Montiel from Sevilla.

Alejo Veliz

Tottenham swoop for Argentina Under-20 captain Alejo Veliz

Argentina Under-20 international Alejo Veliz has completed a permanent transfer to Tottenham.


Banyana Banyana forced to settle for point against Argentina at Women's World Cup

Banyana Banyana recorded their first ever point at a FIFA Women's World Cup but will be disappointed after blowing a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 against Argentina in Dunedin.

Cristiana Girelli

Cristiana Girelli secures victory for Italy in World Cup opener

Italy's FIFA Women's World Cup journey kicked off with a thrilling victory against Argentina thanks to Cristiana Girelli's heroics.