The president of Argentina Mauricio Macri has blasted the state of football in the country. Macri said that the game was in a state of “terminal crisis,” adding that he would not offer any state assistance to the game anymore.

The 1978 and 1986 World Cup winners have made it rough with the country for a while and football that everyone turned to did not do the required good.

Luis Suarez Confident of Lionel Messi Signing a New Contract

Luis Suarez is hopeful that Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi will sign a new contract in order to sort out his future.

He also expects the Argentine to go on and retire at the Camp Nou. Suarez recently signed a five-year contract, which raises his release clause to £ 170 million, and he celebrated it in the best possible manner by scoring twice in the 4-1 win over Espanyol during the weekend.

Bauza backs Sergio Aguero to Find Best Form with Argentina

Argentina manager Edgardo Bauzahas backed striker Sergio Aguero to rediscover his best form for the international team.

The Manchester City striker has not been at his best in the last two games against Paraguay and Peru. The Copa America 2016 finalists failed to win both these games – in fact they suffered a loss against Paraguay. It has meant a catastrophic start to the World Cup 2018 qualification campaign.


Argentina remain hopeful of their chances of playing in Russia 2018 despite being out of the four automatic spots from South America.

he coach Edgardo Bauza remains confident of the team’s chances but the 2016 Copa America finalists might not get a sit in 2018.

Argentina can play without Messi

Argentina coach Edgardo Bauza believes that his side can cope with the absence of Lionel Messi for the match against Peru and Paraguay.

The matches will count for the World Cup qualifiers

Messi must win a World Cup

The Argentina coach believes that a player of Lionel Messi’s quality should retire only after having won the World Cup. Edgardo Bauza believes that the player has so much quality that he needs to win the World Cup at least once in his career to complete all the different trophies he has won with his club.

Edgardo Bauza is the man that convinced Lionel Messi to come out of retirement after he announced that he was leaving the Argentina team after the Copa America.

Edgardo Bauza Denies Reports by Blaugrana

Edgardo Bauza has no belief on the report sent to him by the Blaugrana regarding the status of the injury of his hit-man Messi as he blames the Liga giants of not providing the complete information.

As per Bauza, he will have a complete idea of it only when the report of his own doctors comes to him. From what he can see, he is almost sure that the forward has torn something and is not in a condition of offering his services to his country.

Argentina draws with Venezuela

Argentina managed to avoid an embarrassing defeat at Venezuela thanks to a late goal from Nicolas Otamendi.

This was the first game of new Argentina coach Edgardo Bauza, and he will be relieved that the match ended as a draw.

Argentina shocked when they learnt superstar Lionel Messi Retirement

Argentina were left shocked when they learnt that superstar Lionel Messi decided to retire from international action after suffering a third consecutive disappointment in the summer.

Messi is regarded as one of the finest footballers of all time. However, he can ascertain this fact only by lifting a major trophy with the national team. Even though he has been crowned as the FIFA Ballon d’Or award winner for a record five times, it is often seen that international team accolades are more important. After failing in the Copa America 2015 and the World Cup 2014, Messi now suffered disappointment in the form of the Copa America centenary 2016 final.


The Argentine football crisis continued as the head coach of the team Gerardo Martino resigned from his post.

The coach blamed his resignation on the problems of Asociacion de Futbol Argentino (AFA), one of the issues that Wold Footballer of the year Lionel Messi gave when he announced his resignation from international football.

Martino’s decision comes just a week after their shock loss to Chile at the Copa America Centenario at the United States of America. The loss was the second successive one in two years, after the team had lost in similar manner through a penalty shootout last year. The team took the loss very bad as they had enjoyed a great tournament till the final.