South America

Thursday 24 March 2016

Wednesday 23 March 2016

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The president of the United States introduced his daughters to Pope Francis while in Argentina but the Barcelona star, back home on international duty, eluded them

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The Bayern Munich star has insisted coach Dunga has no reason to change the attacking trio and believes he has improved under Pep Guardiola's guidance this season

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Chile welcome Argentina to Santiago for Thursday's Conmebol World Cup qualifier in a match which pits the two Barcelona team-mates against each other

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The centre-back's calamitous weekend display will not stop Gerardo Martino selecting him against Alexis Sanchez, with his club team-mate preferred to Gonzalo Higuain

Tuesday 22 March 2016

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The two forwards have agreed a beefy prize for whoever triumphs in Friday's South American showpiece, in the Charrua star's first competitive game since 2014

Monday 21 March 2016

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Ezequiel Lavezzi was joined by three Albiceleste colleagues during Monday's official presentation of the new Adidas design, and affirmed he was proud to be part of the team

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The Argentine shot-stopper has featured in just a handful of games since moving to Old Trafford, but is not interested in a switch back to his home country with River

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The striker knows the likes of Messi and Aguero well having played in Argentina's 2008 Olympic Games victory, and joins up with the squad after injuries to Gaitan and Dybala

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The Spanish side's defensive troubles are exacerbated as another Uruguay international hits the treatment table, causing problems for national coach Oscar Tabarez

Sunday 20 March 2016

Saturday 19 March 2016

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The Spurs boss has identified his compatriot, who currently plays for Sao Paulo, as the ideal attacking reinforcement ahead of the club's return to the Champions League

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The Mario Kempes Stadium in Cordoba has been chosen to host the World Cup runners-up's qualifier against Bolivia but an Iron Maiden concert has destroyed the playing surface

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The Brazil international came up with a special strike to finally end the hopes of Louis Van Gaal's men, and his team-mate said such strikes were commonplace

Friday 18 March 2016

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The former Oasis guitarist and songwriter found himself in Buenos Aires with his new band, so decided to drop in on the Argentine during training at Boca Juniors

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The actor, who watched Argentina's World Cup final defeat against Germany and is known for his love of the sport, took advantage of a stopover to take a penalty at the Monumental

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The former Liverpool marksman was guilty of biting Giorgio Chiellini at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, resulting in a nine-match ban from competitive internationals