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More Argentina players may retire from internationals - Aguero


Sergio Aguero and other Argentina players could follow the lead of captain Lionel Messi and retire from international football after losing the final of the Copa America on penalties to Chile for the second straight year.

Factbox - Profile of Lionel Messi 7:00am BST

Factbox on Barcelona and Argentina forward Lionel Messi, who said he was quitting international football after Sunday's loss on penalties to Chile in the Copa America Centenario final and failing again to lift a major trophy with his national team.


Chile prove hard nut to crack for South America's best 6:19am BST

Chile have never beaten Argentina in open play in 27 Copa America meetings in 100 years yet have twice in 12 months dashed the hopes of Lionel Messi's team of lifting a major trophy.


Messi primed to end Argentina drought in Copa final 24 Jun 2016

Chile face Argentina in Sunday's Copa America final for the right to call themselves South America's dominant team but perhaps an even bigger question for football fans the world over regards whether Lionel Messi can finally win a major international title.


'Noodle' hoping to be 'al dente' for Copa America final 23 Jun 2016

Angel Di Maria is working hard on his fitness for the chance to play a part in Argentina’s Copa America Centenario final against title holders Chile on Sunday after bad luck in two previous finals.


Brumbies' Cubelli starts for Argentina against France 23 Jun 2016

BUENOS AIRES Brumbies scrum half Tomas Cubelli will make his first Argentina start this year as one of three changes in the team to face France in the second test in Tucuman on Saturday.


Copa America stands up well in comparison to Euro 23 Jun 2016

NICE, France The Copa America has often been dismissed as a poor relation to the European Championship, so much so that the latter has frequently been dubbed by the media as "the World Cup minus Brazil and Argentina."


Chile beat Colombia 2-0 to set up final against Argentina 23 Jun 2016

Chile beat Colombia 2-0 in the Copa America semi-final on Wednesday and will face Argentina in Sunday's final after surviving a tumultuous match in Chicago that was halted for more than two hours due to a torrential rain storm.


Pumas to play Wallabies in London for Championship closer 23 Jun 2016

WELLINGTON Argentina will 'host' Australia in their final Rugby Championship clash on Oct. 8 in London, the tournament's first match held outside of the southern hemisphere.


Goal machine Messi leads Argentina to Copa final 22 Jun 2016

Lionel Messi scored his 55th international goal to become his country's all-time leading scorer as Argentina thrashed hosts the United States 4-0 to ease into the final of the Centenary Copa America on Tuesday.


Brexit vote sends new shocks through financial markets, political chaos deepens

LONDON Britain's decision to leave the European Union sent new shockwaves through financial markets on Monday, with the pound falling despite the country's leaders' attempts to ease political and economic turmoil unleashed by the move. | Video