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Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli accused of sexual misconduct to throw World Cup campaign into crisis

MANAGER Jorge Sampaoli has been accused of sexual misconduct as Argentina's World Cup campaign is on the verge of crisis.<p>The president of the South …

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Diego Maradona pours scorn on Argentina coach after Iceland draw

Argentina legend Diego Maradona issued a scathing assessment on Sunday of his country's World Cup draw with Iceland, warning manager Jorge Sampaoli …

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Diego Maradona slams Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli after draw with Iceland at World Cup 2018

Diego Maradona has sent an ominous warning to Jorge Sampaoli following Argentina's disappointing draw with Iceland.<p>The South Americans were held by …

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Jorge Sampaoli Defends Messi and Admits Argentina 'Need to Find Alternatives' Following Iceland Draw

Argentina manager Jorge Sampaoli has spoken out in defence of Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi following the forward's crucial penalty miss against …

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'He can't come back to Argentina' - Diego Maradona fires warning at Jorge Sampaoli after Iceland draw

The 1986 champion was incensed by what he saw as a lack of preparation in his nation's disappointing draw against Iceland and blamed the coach<p>Diego …

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Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli names starting XI for World Cup opener against Iceland

Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli has confirmed his starting XI for Saturday’s World Cup opener against Iceland, with Manchester rivals Marcos Rojo and …

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Chelsea considering Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli to replace Antonio Conte

gossip<p>Jorge Sampaoli is once again being considered by Chelsea as their potential new manager as Roman Abramovich weighs up paying off Antonio Conte, …

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A double training session for Argentina at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper

The Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper hosted the Argentine national team for a double training session this Friday, with Jorge Sampaoli’s squad following …

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Argentina goalkeeper Romero out of World Cup with injury

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero will miss the World Cup because of a right knee injury.<p>The Argentine soccer …

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World Cup 2018: Manchester United goalkeeper Sergio Romero ruled out of Argentina squad with knee injury

Manchester United goalkeeper Sergio Romero has been ruled out of the World Cup 2018 after injuring his knee.<p>The Argentina No 1 damaged his right knee …

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Messi joins Argentina's World Cup training camp

Lionel Messi has linked up with Argentina at a pre-World Cup training camp in Buenos Aires.<p>Messi fired Barcelona to a domestic double in the 2017-18 …

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Six Premier Leaguers named to Argentina, but no Icardi

Argentina’s World Cup roster features a number of the usual suspects, particularly up front, but Serie A’s top goalscorer has been surprisingly left …

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Argentina announce 23-man World Cup squad as Jorge Sampaoli leaves big name at home

Argentina have named their 23-man squad for the World Cup in Russia.<p>Inter striker Mauro Icardi is the one notable absentee from Jorge Sampaoli's …

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No room for Icardi as Argentina names final World Cup roster

There's no room for Serie A's co-Capocannoniere on Argentina's 23-man World Cup roster.<p>Inter striker Mauro Icardi's tenuous relationship with the …

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Messi heads list for Argentina World Cup squad

Leo Messi became the latest Barça player to be confirmed for this summer's World Cup in Russia, when Argentina announced the squad on Monday for this …

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Jorge Sampaoli includes Mauro Icardi and Paulo Dybala in Argentina pre-selection squad

Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero and Angel Di Maria are all expected to make the whittled-down 23-man squad to be announced on May 21.<p>Inter Milan striker …

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Lionel Messi ready for World Cup, says Jorge Sampaoli

The Barcelona star goes into the World Cup as the La Liga top scorer and Golden Shoe winner, while team-mate Aguero is returning to full …

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Paulo Dybala & Mauro Icardi Included As Argentina Announce 35-Man Preliminary FIFA World Cup Squad

Paulo Dybala and Mauro Icardi have both made it into Argentina's 35-man preliminary squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, following fears of the pair …

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Argentina announce 35-man preliminary squad for the 2018 World Cup

<b>Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli has today announced his preliminary 35-man squad for this summers World Cup in Russia.</b> As expected, Sampaoli has …

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Argentina announce provisional 35 man World Cup squad

Argentina announce provisional 35 man World Cup squad and Jorge Sampaoli will face a challenge to cut this star-studded side down to 23<p><b>Argentina have</b> …

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Argentina Drop Provisional World Cup Squad

Icardi is in...but people want Zenit's Kranevitter 👀

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Argentina World Cup squad: Mauro Icardi included in 35-man provisional roster

The 25-year-old has earned a spot in the first draft of picks from Albiceleste coach Jorge Sampaoli but may not make the final 23<p>Mauro Icardi has …

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Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli stays regardless of World Cup results - AFA president

Jorge Sampaoli will continue as Argentina coach whatever happens at the World Cup, Argentina Football Association (AFA) president Claudio Tapia has …

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'Football needs Messi to lift the World Cup' - Barca star already great even if he fails in Russia, says Crespo

Football needs a Lionel Messi World Cup win more than the Barcelona and Argentina requires global glory, claims Hernan Crespo.<p>The mercurial forward …

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Defensive troubles mean a change of approach could be necessary for Argentina

Perhaps the only surprise of Spain’s 6-1 thrashing of Argentina was that so many people were surprised. A heavy defeat for the visitors in Madrid was …

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Spain have slapped us - Sampaoli surprised by Argentina collapse

Jorge Sampaoli accepted a 6-1 thrashing at the hands of Spain took him by surprise, the Argentina coach saying his team had been "slapped".<p>The …

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Business<p>Asian markets rallied Tuesday after Chinese President Xi Jinping eased worries over a simmering US trade conflict by promising new measures …

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Messi won’t play for Argentina in Spain friendly

MADRID (AP) Lionel Messi has been left out of Argentina’s team for Tuesday’s friendly against Spain in Madrid.<p>A minor leg problem kept Messi on the …

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Spain hammers Argentina in World Cup warm-up

Argentina manager Jorge Sampaoli will need to go back to the drawing board and come up with a new plan after the Albiceleste were routed 6-1 by Spain …

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Football: World Cup hopefuls Spain crush Argentina, Brazil edge Germany

BERLIN: Isco scored a hat-trick as Spain hammered an Argentina side without Lionel Messi 6-1 in a friendly on Tuesday (Mar 27), while Brazil defeated …

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