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Egypt receives one million doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine from Argentina

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 10:56 GMT

The shipment will be subject to the necessary tests in the laboratories of the Egyptian Medicines Authority, to ensure the safety and effectiveness of vaccines before being distributed to the vaccination centers nationwide, the statement said.

Brazil v Argentina match officials suspended for 'serious errors'

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 12:36 GMT

The 0-0 draw allowed Argentina to join Brazil in sealing qualification for the World Cup in Qatar next year.

Di Maria scores, leads Argentina to a difficult win in Montevideo

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 - 10:08 GMT

Di Maria scored his team's only goal in the game with a sensational shot, beating the home team's goalkeeper.

Messi is ready for Uruguay’s clash

Fri, 12 Nov 2021 - 04:08 GMT

The Argentine captain enjoys his best spell with the national team so far, having lifted the Copa America trophy last summer.

Argentina spends weekend celebrating late hero Maradona

Sat, 30 Oct 2021 - 06:09 GMT

Former Boca Juniors, Naples and Barcelona players died of a heart attack on November 20th last year.

Messi overtakes Pele with hat-trick as Argentina beat Bolivia

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 12:11 GMT

Messi's 77th, 78th and 79th goals marked his seventh hat-trick for the national side.

FIFA 'regrets' chaos at abandoned Brazil v Argentina match

Mon, 06 Sep 2021 - 04:26 GMT

The match at Sao Paulo's Neo Quimica Arena on Sunday was halted when Brazilian health officials ran onto the pitch seven minutes after kick-off.

Messi fit to play for Argentina despite lack of game time

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 - 01:20 GMT

Messi is fit enough to play in Argentina’s World Cup qualifiers this week in spite of having played less than half an hour this season for his new club.

Messi played Copa America final with injury, says coach

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 05:06 GMT

Messi had shown his frustration with the defeats, retiring after losing the 2016 Copa America to Chile only to return to the international fold a few weeks later.

Forget the Euros, Argentina v Brazil is weekend's big match

Sat, 10 Jul 2021 - 11:18 GMT

The teams first met in 1914 and in the years since have established themselves as two of the most storied sides in world soccer.

Rio to allow some spectators at Copa America soccer final

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 - 05:47 GMT

The city said attendees will be spread throughout the entire stadium this time, instead of concentrated in one section.

Argentina's trophy drought no guide to Copa final, says Tite

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 - 05:37 GMT

The two South American giants meet on Saturday at the Maracana stadium with Argentina’s long drought once again the major topic of conversation.

Nasser Maher dreams of winning a medal in Tokyo

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 04:36 GMT

Egypt U-23 national team has been drawn in Group C of the Tokyo Olympic Games alongside Spain, Argentina and Australia.

CONMEBOL to decide on Copa America venue next week

Fri, 28 May 2021 - 02:29 GMT

A decision on who will host next month’s Copa America will be made by next week and Chile could join Argentina as co-hosts.

Colombia to request Copa America postponement-sports minister

Fri, 21 May 2021 - 01:00 GMT

Colombia will ask the South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) to postpone the Copa America tournament until spectators can be present at stadiums.

Mascherano on Messi's future: I will support whatever decision he takes

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 01:23 GMT

Mascherano shared the dressing room with Messi in Barcelona between 2010 and 2018.

Argentinian national handball team visits Giza Pyramids on Jan. 27

Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 12:56 GMT

On January 27, the Pyramids of Giza received the Argentina national handball team participating in the Handball World Championship for men 2021.

Atlanta name Argentine Heinze as head coach

Sat, 19 Dec 2020 - 12:33 GMT

Atlanta United have appointed former Argentina defender Gabriel Heinze as head coach on a two-year deal, the Major League Soccer (MLS) club announced on Friday.

Naples unites in grief over death of adoptive son Maradona

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 03:06 GMT

Fans streamed to Napoli stadium on Thursday to pay their respects to Diego Armando Maradona, grieving a man who achieved god-like status in the Italian city.

Argentines bid farewell to Maradona as nation mourns flawed hero

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 03:03 GMT

Argentines lined up in the streets of Buenos Aires on Thursday to say goodbye to soccer great Diego Maradona.

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