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World Cup: Nervy Argentina seek Messi magic against Iceland

Lionel Messi’s Argentina aim to put a shambolic World Cup build-up behind them and make a statement in their opening match against tournament debutants Iceland on Saturday.

Lionel Messi the star attraction as Ever Banega trains apart

Around 400 eager fans turned out at Argentina’s World Cup base camp to catch a glimpse of Lionel Messi and his team-mates at an open training session.

World Cup: Argentina preparations rocked by controversy, injury

Lionel Messi’s Argentina must quickly refocus after finding themselves at the centre of an Israel-Palestinian spat over the cancellation of a World Cup warm-up match following an unconvincing qualifying campaign.

Argentina replace injured Manuel Lanzini with River Plate star Enzo Perez

Enzo Perez has been called into the Argentina squad as the replacement for Manuel Lanzini after the West Ham midfielder was ruled out of the World Cup with injury.

Argentina’s Manuel Lanzini ruled out of World Cup due to knee injury

West Ham's Argentine midfielder Manuel Lanzini will miss the World Cup after injuring a knee during training in Spain, the Argentine football federation said Friday.

Argentina names Lionel Messi, 22 others for World Cup

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli has named his 23-man World Cup squad as he gets to face Iceland, Croatia and then Nigeria in the group phase of the Mundial in Russia. Predictably, the coach has included...

World Cup: Argentina name Lionel Messi, Mauro Icardi, Paulo Dybala, Sergio Aguero in 35-man...

Argentine manager Jorge Sampaoli has included five-time Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi and Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi in his 35-man preliminary squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

David Moyes wants two more West Ham wins to survive

West Ham manager David Moyes is targeting two more wins to ensure his side secure their Premier League status and wants his players to go the remainder of the season "unbeaten".

Sergio Aguero named in Argentina squad despite injury

Sergio Aguero has been included in Argentina’s squad for upcoming friendly matches against Italy and Spain even though the Manchester City striker is currently injured.

Sadio Mane flying as Liverpool look to go second in Premier League

Sadio Mane says his Champions League hat-trick has given him a confidence boost as Liverpool seek to climb to second in the Premier League -- at least temporarily -- by beating West Ham at Anfield on Saturday.

West Ham close to signing Joao Mario on loan from Inter Milan

West Ham are close to completing a loan deal for Inter Milan and Portugal midfielder Joao Mario.

Chicharito open to move away from West Ham – agent

Javier Hernandez is open to a move away from West Ham less than six months after signing for the club, according to the Mexico forward's agent.

Mark Hughes denies Stoke ultimatum to save his job

Stoke have not told Mark Hughes defeat against West Brom will mean he gets the sack, according to the manager.

West Ham’s Manuel Lanzini gets two-game ban for diving

West Ham playmaker Manuel Lanzini has been given a two-match ban by the Football Association for diving during Saturday's Premier League win at Stoke.

West Ham midfielder Manuel Lanzini charged with deceiving match official by FA

West Ham midfielder Manuel Lanzini has been charged by the Football Association for deceiving a match official in his side's 3-0 win at Stoke on Saturday.

David Moyes off the mark as West Ham draw with Leicester City

David Moyes saw West Ham secure a first point of his reign as the Premier League strugglers' manager in a 1-1 draw at home to Leicester City on Friday.

West Ham’s Slaven Bilic on brink after Liverpool debacle

West Ham manager Slaven Bilic admits his side's "naive" 4-1 thrashing by Liverpool could be fatal to his hopes of avoiding the sack.

Mohamed Salah fires Liverpool to pile pressure on Slaven Bilic

Mohamed Salah’s brace left West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic in grave danger of the sack as Liverpool thrashed the Premier League strugglers 4-1 on Saturday.

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