Argentina’s Lionel Messi (centre) vies for the ball with Chile’s Erick Pulgar during their South American qualification match for the FIFA World Cup 2022 on Thursday. Reuters
Goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez was the hero as Messi’s Argentina defeated Colombia on penalties on Tuesday to set up a dream Copa America final against Neymar’s Brazil. Argentina stopper Martinez saved three penalties in the shoot-out
The Barcelona captain, who is on international duty in Brazil for his country at the ongoing Copa America, was surprised by a midnight party thrown by his Argentina teammates.
The Argentinian playmaker is now in the veteran stage of his career, but would still be an excellent signing for most elite level clubs.
The newspaper confirmed that the contract offered to Lionel Messi gives him $400 million annually, with his nomination to represent Al-Hilal Club, the traditional rival of Al-Nasr Club represented by Cristiano Ronaldo.
The UAE show jumping team clinched the bronze medal at the 19th Asian Games, the nation’s first Asian Games team medal since 2010, solidifying its position as a dominant force in the sport.
A unique 2030 World Cup is set to be played in Europe and Africa with the surprising addition of South America in a deal to allow the men’s soccer tournament to start with a 100th birthday party in Uruguay.
"I think the hospitality was nice — we were not expecting this, but I think the way people are responding towards our team, everyone enjoyed it," Azam said in Ahmedabad on Wednesday.