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Even after the first half ended 2-1, two early goals by 'El Fideo' helped La Albiceleste's return to a Copa América final after eight years.
With a wonderful performance by Angel Di María and Javier Pastore, Argentina cleared all the doubts surrounding their Copa América campaign, and made it through as expected to the tournament's final match. Even if Lionel Messi was not able to score a single goal, his antics on the pitch helped La Albiceleste destroy a Paraguayan side that put up a fight during the first 45 minutes, but... Read the rest of the article »
Paraguay may have drawn their last match against Argentina, but history tells us that their Copa América meetings against La Albiceleste usually don't go well for them.
Even before the team reached the semi-final stage, Argentina was one of the candidates to take home this Copa América edition. But after taking a closer look at their record when facing their fellow semi-finalist Paraguay, Argentina's chances of making it to the big game have increased considerably.
Being two of the most important teams in South America, Argentina and Paraguay have played... Read the rest of the article »
After being handed yellow cards by Mexican referee Roberto García, the three most influential players in Argentina could miss the final match if they are carded today.
Lionel Messi must be very careful when he steps into the pitch today, since he will be under the spotlight for more than one reason. The Argentinean striker was carded during the team's previous match against Colombia, and one more yellow card would keep him away from playing the tournament's final match. Other players in such a predicament are Sergio Agüero and Javier Mascherano.
Messi's... Read the rest of the article »
Colombia's coach helped develop all these talents when he was in charge of Argentina's youth categories that won almost every tournament from 1995 to 2007.
Coach Jose Nestor Pekerman had a huge influence in the way Argentinean football is played these days. The South American manager helped shape one of Argentina's greatest generations of footballers with his calm and relaxed approach to most of his players, which include some big names such as Lionel Messi, Carlos Tévez or Sergio Agüero. Pekerman included Tevez and Aguero in his 2006 World... Read the rest of the article »
A lonely goal by Sergio Aguero gives La Albiceleste three points against Los Charruas, a side that came close to tying the game in the final minnutes.
Argentina was able to hold on to an early second half lead despite Uruguay's pressure. A crucial header by Sergio "Kun" Agüero gave La Albiceleste their first win of the tournament, but it did not save them from showing a dull display for the second straight time in Chilean soil.
Gerardo Martino's team dominated the first half of the match, with Uruguay not being able to make... Read the rest of the article »
La Pulga was not pleased to see his team throw away a 2-0 lead to settle for a point, and thus refused to accept his award as a result.
Argentina threw away a 2-0 lead after going up 2-0 in their Copa America opener on Saturday night, and captain Lionel Messi was furious over this collapse.
So much was his anger and disbelief in his team's disappointing collapse, as written by Ben Hayward of Goal, that he refused to accept the Man of the Match award after the game, having been chosen as the recipient due to his impressive display.
La... Read the rest of the article »
The list also sees Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling and Juventus’ Paul Pogba climb in value, according to the study by the CIES Football Observatory.
According to the study done by Football Observatory of the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES), Cristiano Ronaldo is the world’s third most valued player, coming in behind rival Lionel Messi, who ranks in first spot.
The Argentine ace, as written in the study, is estimated to be valued between €255.3m-€280.8m, which is mainly down to his trophy-ladden season with Barcelona... Read the rest of the article »
Which top player will be able to write his name alongside one of South America's football legends? Here are a few strikers that could be crowned as the top scorer in the tournament.
Copa America usually gives fans the chance to watch some of the most exciting strikers in the world, and this edition of the South American tournament will be no exception. Each and everyone of the teams taking part of this competition has at least one player capable of driving their opponents' defense crazy, and although some top names like Luis Suarez will not be able to perform in Chile, this are... Read the rest of the article »
The Premier Leagues' top scorer has always been an object of desire for Florentino Perez, and the Spanish exec wants to sign the Argentinean after a trophy-less season.
Apparently, Florentino Perez wants to start a new "Galacticos" era with Real Madrid following a trophy-less tournament. According to various sources, Los Blancos' president will be making a bid to sign Premier League's top scorer, Sergio "Kun" Aguero. As this site reported back in April, La Liga's runner up would be making a deal with The Citizens in the upcoming transfer window... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester City's striker included his former father-in-law Diego Armando Maradona, alongside Messi and Brazilian striker Ronaldo.
Sergio Aguero shared what he considers to be his all-time favorite lineup. In a video posted on Manchester City's Youtube channel, "El Kun" chose to leave him out of the lineup, in favor of such players as Lionel Messi, Ronaldo Nazario and Diego Maradona.
Agüero chose Oliver Kahn as the team's goalkeeper, Roberto Ayala, Sergio Ramos and Fernando Hierro to make a three-men... Read the rest of the article »
One of the Premier League's big spenders is, without a doubt, Manchester City. Can you remember which have been their most expensive transfers historically?
Manchester City is always referred to whenever big-money transfers are in the making. Manuel Pellegrini's side -for now- has been one of the Premier League's top spenders in recent years, and this list will make you remember some of those names.
Can you remember which transfers had successful spells while playing for the Sky Blues? Which ones were flops? How many players on this list are still... Read the rest of the article »
The American goalkeeper failed to clear a ball in his box during the first minutes of Aston Villa's game against Manchester City, sparking all kinds of jokes.
Brad Guzan will surely not like to remember what happened today at Etihad Stadium. The veteran goalkeeper made a huge mistake against Manchester City, which led to Sergio Aguero's 21st goal of the season.
Guzan was given the ball by one of his defenders, and with Agüero getting closer to him, he tried to clear the ball from his box. He failed miserably,kicking the ball with both legs before... Read the rest of the article »
The Red Devils head into Sunday’s encounter in sizzling form, the Citizens on the back of a poor run. Read on to find live TV listings & online streaming for Man United vs. Man City.
Sunday’s highly-anticipated Manchester derby will give both United and City the opportunity of bragging rights and the chance to claim whether the town is red or blue.
The Citizens hold the upper advantage in this historic clash, having won all of their four last meetings. The last time Manchester City suffered defeat at the hands of the Red Devils was over two years ago, back in December... Read the rest of the article »
In a few hours, Old Trafford will play host to one of the biggest derbies in football as Manchester United take on Manchester City. Will the Red Devils be able to buck the trend against their cross-town rivals?
On November 12, 1881, two sides - West Gorton and Newton Heath - met for a footballing clash which concluded as a 3-0 win for the visitors. The names of these two clubs are no longer in existence, but certainly they will be of huge significance for anyone tuning into one of the most-anticipated derbies in world football due to what this pair of Manchester-based clubs have become over the past century.
It... Read the rest of the article »
El argentino podría unirse a Los Blancos este verano, después de varios intentos en los que el traspaso se ha detenido.
Según reportes de distintos sitios franceses y españoles, Sergio "Kun" Agüero podría unirse al Real Madrid el próximo verano. De acuerdo a lo informado por Le 10 Sport , el que fuera yerno de Diego Armando Maradona estaría en la órbita merengue para la campaña 2015-2016, con lo cual el futuro de Javier "Chicharito" Hernández... Read the rest of the article »
According to French and Spanish websites, 'El Kun' could be joining Los Blancos once this season comes to an end.
Florentino Perez's desire to have Sergio Aguero playing for Real Madrid may end up happening this summer. According to Le 10 Sport, Los Blancos would be preparing a bid to have Manchester City's top scorer joining them this summer, with several options to make it happen.
Real Madrid's idea of having Aguero could be that of making the team more competitive upfront, giving Karim Benzema some competition... Read the rest of the article »
Is it really over between Barcelona and the Citizens? Are Pellegrini's men capable of shocking los Blaugranas? Here's some reason why Los Cules can't be too confident.
Most experts grant Barcelona with a spot among the UEFA Champions League final eight, but this task may not be as easy as expected for Luis Enrique's men. Facing them will be Manchester City, a club whose silverware chances have been reduced almost to whatever they can do against Los Blaugranas, after losing their match against Burnley last weekend. With that in mind, and possibly with Manuel Pellegrini's... Read the rest of the article »
Which battles will be key for each team in order to emerge victorious on Sunday? We share with you our analysis of the game's key matchups.
With Liverpool and Manchester City fighting to establish themselves as contenders for the final stretch of the season, Sunday's matchup will give fans some key matchups among both teams, which will include recently returned strikers, up and coming midfielders, and not-so-trusted goalkeepers. Which side could have the edge during this week's most interesting game? Here's our analysis of how these pairings... Read the rest of the article »
Second-place Manchester City visit sixth-place Liverpool this Sunday, Mar. 1, at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO, highlighting NBC Sports Group’s weekend Premier League coverage.
With a 10-match unbeaten streak in league play, Liverpool have the best record in the league since New Year’s Day. The Reds shut-out fifth-place Southampton last Sunday 2-0. Liverpool face a tough contest this weekend against Manchester City, which come off a 5-0 victory against Newcastle.
Man City’s Sergio Aguero is tied with Chelsea’s Diego Costa with a league-leading 17... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan striker lifted Los Blaugranas over The Citizens, who were affected by Gael Clichy's red card minutes after scoring.
Barcelona are one step closer to reaching the UEFA Champions League Quarterfinal stage after defeating Manchester City with a 2-1 score. Luis Suarez's first brace with Los Blaugranas proved to be too much for the Citizens, who were rather disappointing during the first 45 minutes.
Suarez scored his first goal after a colossal mistake by Vincent Kompany, who failed to send the ball out of play... Read the rest of the article »