Soccer Insider: Argentina


Posted at 09:38 PM ET, 03/13/2013

Soccer and Society: religion, music, TV

Soccer and Society: religion, music, TV

By Steven Goff  |  09:38 PM ET, 03/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Argentina, Brazil, Soccer and Society, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 12:44 AM ET, 06/10/2012

Video: Lionel Messi hat trick leads Argentina to 4-3 victory over Brazil in friendly in New Jersey

Lionel Messi recorded a hat trick, increasing his 2011-12 total to 82 goals, as Argentina edged Brazil, 4-3.

By Steven Goff  |  12:44 AM ET, 06/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Lionel Messi, Argentina, Brazil

Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 02/22/2012

Wednesday kickaround: Oguchi Onyewu’s knee injury, Charlie Davies and Sochaux, Argentina vs. Brazil, UEFA Champions League TV, D.C. United’s Hamdi Salihi and cows

Oguchi Onyewu’s knee injury, Charlie Davies and Sochaux, Argentina vs. Brazil, UEFA Champions League TV, D.C. United’s Hamdi Salihi and cows

By Steven Goff  |  10:09 AM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, D.C. United, MLS, Argentina, Brazil, Champions League

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 09/06/2011

Lionel Messi guides Argentina to 3-1 victory over Nigeria

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi set up the first two goals during a 3-1 victory over Nigeria.

By Steven Goff  |  12:07 PM ET, 09/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Argentina, Lionel Messi

Posted at 01:26 AM ET, 07/15/2011

An American soccer player with Boca Juniors? Long Island’s Nicholas Gaitan, 16, might move to famed club. In Colombia, Diego Restrepo is making progress

Long Island’s Nicholas Gaitan, 16, has spent nine months with Argentinos Juniors but might move to Boca Juniors. Meantime, a former University of Virginia goalkeeper is moving up in Colombia.

By Steven Goff  |  01:26 AM ET, 07/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Argentina, U.S. soccer

Posted at 11:12 PM ET, 07/11/2011

Copa America: Messi and Argentina advance to quarterfinals with 3-0 victory over Costa Rica

Sergio Aguero scored twice and Lionel Messi regained his influential form as Argentina defeated Costa Rica, 3-0, to secure a Copa America quarterfinal berth.

By Steven Goff  |  11:12 PM ET, 07/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Copa America, Argentina

Posted at 11:37 PM ET, 07/01/2011

Sergio Aguero’s strike for Argentina salvages 1-1 draw with Bolivia in Copa America opener

Sergio Aguero scored on a blistering volley as Argentina, the Copa America host, salvaged a 1-1 draw with Bolivia in the tournament opener.

By Steven Goff  |  11:37 PM ET, 07/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Copa America, Argentina

Posted at 08:27 AM ET, 04/05/2011

Video: USA soccer supporters at the Meadowlands for the Argentina friendly

The raucous scene before and during the USA-Argentina friendly at the Meadowlands

By Steven Goff  |  08:27 AM ET, 04/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. soccer, Argentina

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 03/27/2011

Video: Messi vs. USA, Neymar vs. Scotland

Lionel Messi puts on a dazzling display in a 1-1 draw with the United States, while Neymar strikes twice for Brazil against Scotland.

By Steven Goff  |  03:34 PM ET, 03/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Lionel Messi, Neymar, Argentina, Brazil

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 03/26/2011

Saturday kickaround: MLS, D.C. United, U.S. vs. Argentina, Chad Ochocinco

Sounders draw with Dynamo, Josh Wolff and D.C. United visit the Revolution, U.S.-Argentina friendly, Chad Ochocinco’s tryout

By Steven Goff  |  09:21 AM ET, 03/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Argentina, D.C. United, MLS