Lionel Messi praised Argentina’s performance against Peru and believes they are only getting stronger. Nicolas Gonzalez and Lautaro Martinez scored first-half goals in Lima on Tuesday, lifting Lionel Scaloni’s men to a third win in four World Cup 2022 qualifiers. Argentina extended their unbeaten run to 11 games, while they have won their […]

Sergio Aguero says that he does not understand criticism directed at Lionel Messi for Argentina, insisting the superstar is the “first to suffer ” and continues to make himself available for the national team despite all the negativity surrounding his international career. Messi has won everything on offer during his time […]

Sergio Aguero has always been a “killer in the box”, says former Atletico Madrid boss Javier Aguirre, but the Manchester City star used to watch too many games “like a fan” when he did not have the ball. Pep Guardiola has worked hard on making the Argentine more of an all-round frontman during his time working […]

Felipe Melo has revealed that Brazil used to tactically kick out at Lionel Messi to disturb the Argentina star’s rhythm as it was the only way they knew how to stop a player so “incredible”. Melo’s career has taken him all over the world, with the veteran midfielder having played with the likes of Juventus, Galatasaray and Inter among […]

Lionel Scaloni hopes the 2020 Copa America is not Lionel Messi’s last and stressed Argentina need silverware more than their superstar does. Argentina will open next year’s tournament against Chile at El Monumental on June 12, it was revealed on Tuesday. Scaloni hopes 32-year-old Messi, who will again be aiming to win his first senior […]

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