Lionel Messi scores a hat-trick to fire Argentina to the World Cup courtesy of a crucial 3-1 win over Ecuador.
Pep Guardiola: Sergio Aguero in "perfect" healthManchester City manager Pep Guardiola insists that Sergio Aguero is in "perfect" condition and is fit enough to face Leicester City on Saturday.
Nov 17, 14:21
Sergio Aguero cleared by doctors to return to Manchester CitySergio Aguero will be assessed by Manchester City's medical team ahead of next weekend's trip to Leicester City after being taken to hospital for checks on Tuesday night.
Nov 15, 09:10
Sergio Aguero hospitalised after fainting during Argentina friendlySergio Aguero is taken to hospital after falling ill during Argentina's friendly against Nigeria.
Nov 14, 20:14
Lionel Messi explains early exit from Argentina campLionel Messi hopes that his week-long break will help him enter next year's World Cup finals in peak fitness for Argentina.
Nov 12, 20:10
Jorge Sampaoli talks up Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero partnershipArgentina boss Jorge Sampaoli says that he is happy with the link-up play on show from his players in the 1-0 win over Russia.
Nov 11, 21:11
Argentina forward Lionel Messi returns to BarcelonaBarcelona superstar Lionel Messi returns from international duty with Argentina early, but it is not thought to be injury related.
Nov 11, 20:09
Sergio Aguero: 'Excessively tight seat belt reason for rib injury'Manchester City and Argentina striker Sergio Aguero believes that an excessively tight seat belt was to blame for a broken rib in September's car crash in Amsterdam.
Nov 9, 20:30
Lionel Messi: 'We want to avoid Spain'Lionel Messi reveals that Argentina are desperate to avoid Spain in the group stages of the 2018 World Cup.
Nov 9, 14:03
Lionel Messi angered by claims he holds big influence in Argentina set-upArgentina and Barcelona forward Lionel Messi hits out at accusations that he chooses the coaches and players for the national team.
Nov 8, 21:50
Argentina forward Lionel Messi: 'Spain team to avoid at World Cup'Argentina's Lionel Messi tips Brazil, Germany and Spain as the favourites to win next summer's World Cup, admitting that he would like to avoid the latter in particular.
Nov 8, 16:30
Ernesto Valverde: 'Lionel Messi starting to look tired'Ernesto Valverde admits that Lionel Messi "is tired after games" following a busy start to the season, but believes that he is still capable of hitting his top levels.
Oct 15, 14:04
Javier Mascherano to quit Argentina duty next yearBarcelona midfielder Javier Mascherano targets World Cup success next summer with Argentina before retiring from international football.
Oct 12, 16:41
Paulo Dybala: 'I'm lucky to see Lionel Messi up close'Argentine forward Paulo Dybala describes himself as "lucky" to be able to see Lionel Messi up close.
Oct 11, 17:31
World Cup 2018: Who has qualified for Russia?Sports Mole rounds up who has qualified for the 2018 World Cup in Russia so far, and how they got there.
Oct 11, 12:25
Argentina star Lionel Messi: 'Everything went perfectly for us'Argentina hat-trick hero Lionel Messi says that "everything went perfectly" in a dramatic win over Ecuador, which resulted in qualification for the 2018 World Cup.
Oct 11, 11:46
Result: Lionel Messi scores hat-trick to drag Argentina into World Cup finalsLionel Messi scores a hat-trick to fire Argentina to the World Cup courtesy of a crucial 3-1 win over Ecuador.
Oct 11, 02:24
Jorge Sampaoli: 'Argentina deserve to reach World Cup'Argentina head coach Jorge Sampaoli believes that his nation "deserves" to be at the World Cup ahead of their pivotal final qualifier in Ecuador on Tuesday night.
Oct 10, 20:36
Sergio Aguero back in light training at Manchester CitySergio Aguero is back in light training with Manchester City less than two weeks after breaking a rib in a car crash in Amsterdam.
Oct 10, 20:14
Jorge Sampaoli "still confident" of qualifying for World CupJorge Sampaoli remains defiant following Argentina's goalless draw with Peru, claiming that he is "still confident" of booking a place in next year's World Cup.
Oct 6, 20:58
Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay plan joint bid for 2030 World CupThe presidents of Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay announce their intention to make a joint bid for the 2030 World Cup.
Oct 4, 21:49