Tag Archives: Argentina

  • Lionel Messi Considering Split From Argentine National Team

    Lionel Messi Considering Split From Argentine National Team

    After enduring plenty of scrutiny for coming up short in yet another international tournament, Lionel Messi is believed to be pondering a temporary split from Argentina’s national soccer team. According to Argentine newspaper Olé (via the Spanish Daily AS), Messi “has been hurt by a series of personal attacks” following Argentina’s loss to Chile in […]

  • Jamaican Player Grabs a Selfie with Lionel Messi After Loss (Video)

    Jamaican Player Grabs a Selfie with Lionel Messi After Loss (Video)

    The Copa America is a very high-stakes tournament in which the countries of South and Central America duke it out to establish regional dominance in between World Cups. But even with all that competition, there’s still the ability to get starstruck when a player from a small Caribbean island gets to take the field against […]

  • Man Caught Stealing Tablet after Soccer Press Conference (Video)

    Man Caught Stealing Tablet after Soccer Press Conference (Video)

    If you’re going to steal a tablet, maybe don’t do it in the background of a broadcast following an Argentinian soccer press conference. Just some advice to you thieves-in-training out there. Wait until the cameras are off so millions of people don’t see you. And don’t look RIGHT INTO the camera like you’re guilty as […]

  • Diego Maradona Facelift Rumors Start After New Pic with GF

    Diego Maradona Facelift Rumors Start After New Pic with GF

    This new Diego Maradona facelift should fix everything. The Argentine soccer icon, at the age of 54, reportedly went under the knife to look younger for his girlfriend. You know what? It sort of worked. I mean, he still looks pretty ridiculous as a chubby 50 year-old dressed like a suburban 14 year-old boy, but […]

  • Diego Maradona Gives New, Dirty Meaning to “Hand of God” (Pic)

    Diego Maradona Gives New, Dirty Meaning to “Hand of God” (Pic)

    At the 1986 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona scored a goal with his hand in the quarterfinals against England. However, the referees did not realize that the ball went in off his hand and not his head, despite the protests of the English players. So the goal stood. And after […]

  • Argentinian Soccer Brawl Raises the Bar for Brawls in Any Sport (Video)

    Argentinian Soccer Brawl Raises the Bar for Brawls in Any Sport (Video)

    An Argentinian soccer brawl caused the entire game to be suspended as 12 players got booted for throwing down on the pitch. In the 67th minute of a match between rivals Deportivo Roca and Cipolletti FC, things got a little testy. And by “a little testy,” I mean that both sides went absolutely bonkers in an […]

  • Diego Maradona Slaps Reporter for Winking at His Baby Mama (Video)

    Diego Maradona Slaps Reporter for Winking at His Baby Mama (Video)

    If you know anything about Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona—the man some experts say was the greatest soccer player of all time—the fact that he recently got out of his car and slapped a reporter in the face really won’t come as a surprise. He’s an eccentric man with a bit of a God complex who’s […]