PHOTOS | Magnificent Mbappe's effort in vain as Magical Messi leads Argentina to FIFA WC title

From a jubilant La Albiceleste to a dejected Les Bleus, take a look at all the action, drama and emotions from the Lusail Stadium as Argentina beat a valiant France to win football's most coveted trophy. 

published on : 18th December 2022

IN PHOTOS | Saudi Arabia shock Messi's Argentina in one of the biggest World Cup upsets

Saudi Arabia stunned Lionel Messi's Argentina on Tuesday, beating the two-time winners 2-1 in one of the biggest upsets in World Cup history.

published on : 22nd November 2022

VIEW PHOTOS | FIFA World Cup 2022: Football fever grips Kerala

Cutouts, posters and banners featuring Lionel Messi, Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo take centre stage across the state’s roads and public places.

published on : 17th November 2022

Euro Cup or Copa America?: Best stats, goal scorers, performers as continental tournaments conclude; Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi win Golden Boot

Here are the best individual and team performers from Europe and South America as Italy and Argentina become football champions of their respective continents. Most goals scored, least conceded, most assisted... here are all vital stats that fans would love to know.

published on : 12th July 2021

Copa America 2021: Best images of Lionel Messi as Argentina end 28-year trophy drought at Brazil's Maracana

After losing four times in finals, early exits in major tournaments and even a decision to retire from the national team, the superstar celebrated a much-awaited title with Argentina at Saturday's 1-0 win against Brazil in the Maracana Stadium. Here are some of the images of the "GOAT" after the final match.

published on : 11th July 2021

Amritsar train crash to Iran train collision: Here are the worst rail disasters of the last decade

With dozens dead after a packed train derailed inside a tunnel in Taiwan, we look back on some of the worst rail disasters of the last 10 years.

published on : 2nd April 2021

RIP Diego Maradona: The staunch Leftist who was Castro's darling and hated USA 'with all strength'

Did you know Diego Maradona tried to form a union of professional footballers for years? The idea goes hand in hand with his decision to get faces of Leftwing leaders Che Guevara and Castro tattooed on his body. A staunch critic of US capitalism and the Catholic Church, the Argentine football legend is a poster boy of South American socialism. Here is a glimpse at the political lineage of the late icon.

published on : 26th November 2020

Germany vs Argentina international friendly: Possible line-ups, facts and players to look out for

As Germany host the South American powerhouse Dortmund, it will be only the second meeting since Mario Gotze's extra-time winner handed Germany the World Cup in Brazil, five years ago. Here are a list of names, expected starters and other facts to skim through before the mouthwatering clash begins.  

published on : 9th October 2019

FIFA International break: Matches you don't want to miss in October, November | Germany vs Argentina, Brazil vs Nigeria

As Europe's leading clubs begin their mental preparation to lose many key players to national duty, here are the mouth-watering matches of October and November that you don't want to miss.

published on : 6th October 2019

Brazil vs Argentina: Jesus, Firmino strikes eliminate Messi's men from Copa America 2019

Brazil without Neymar has proved to be better than Argentina with Lionel Messi. 

published on : 3rd July 2019

As Zinedine Zidane turns 47, here are 10 famous bald footballers you are unlikely to forget 

Here are nine more famous footballers who keep Zizou company in the league of bald players.

published on : 23rd June 2019

Messi's Argentina announce squad for Copa America 2019 sans Icardi

Paris Saint Germain winger Angel Di Maria was also included but there was no place for striker Gonzalo Higuain, who is on loan at Chelsea from Juventus.

published on : 28th May 2019

Argentina vs Venezuela: Captain Lionel Messi's comeback game turns nightmarish for Latin American giants

Superstar Lionel Messi’s return to the Argentina side ended in a shock 3-1 friendly defeat to lowly Venezuela in Madrid on Friday.

published on : 23rd March 2019

World's top leaders gather ahead of the thirteenth G20 summit in Argentina

19 leaders of the world's biggest economies and a representative of EU are set to meet at the 13th G20 summit to discuss free trade, multilateral relations, environment and Brexit. 

published on : 30th November 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018 knockouts: As heroes Messi and Ronaldo fall, France and Uruguay move on

The two most recognizable names in world football, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were eliminated from the FIFA World Cup on Saturday. But the first day of knockout matches still had plenty of star power.

published on : 1st July 2018

Lionel Messi's Argentina beat Nigeria to enter FIFA World Cup 2018 knock-out stage

Lionel Messi admitted to having survived the most nerve-wracking 90 minutes of his career as Marcus Rojo's stunning finish four minutes kept his and Argentina's World Cup hopes alive with a 2-1 win over Nigeria to reach the last 16.

published on : 27th June 2018

Captain Lionel Messi winks at pressmen as Argentina football team arrives in Russia for FIFA World Cup 2018

Superstar Lionel Messi- captained Argentina landed in Russia on Saturday ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018. They were carried by a Rolling Stones’ private jet.

published on : 10th June 2018

Just Messi things: Less known facts about the Argentina skipper as he celebrates 34th birthday

Here are some quick 'Messiah' facts for the die-hard fans on the Ballon D'Or winner's special day.

published on : 6th June 2018

Cometh the hour, cometh the man: Lionel Messi powers Argentina to World Cup 2018

Messi single-handedly resurrected Argentina's hopes in a 3-1 win over Ecuador in Quito that drew a line under a chaotic campaign that had left the two-time champions in danger of failing to qualify.

published on : 11th October 2017