21 Oct 2014
Buenos Aires: Two men were killed in separate football-related incidents in Argentina, following a Transition Tournament match, according to media reports.
15 Oct 2014
Hong Kong: Lionel Messi needed just six minutes to make his mark in Argentina's 7-0 rout of Hong Kong in a friendly at Hong Kong Stadium on Tuesday night.
14 Oct 2014
San Salvador: A powerful 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Central America early on Monday morning killing at least one person and prompting a brief tsunami warning.
17 Oct 2014
Washington: Facebook has unveiled a 'safety check' tool to allow users to alert friends and family about their status in emergencies, a system developed after the 2011 Japan earthquake and tsunami.
12 Oct 2014
Paris: Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo spent a rare Saturday in the shadows as Argentina and Portugal slipped to defeats in friendly internationals staged more than 8,000km apart.
16 Sep 2014
Tokyo: Buildings in Tokyo shook on Tuesday as a strong quake hit Japan, reports said, but there was no immediate risk of a tsunami and no damage was reported. Seismologists said the epicentre was around 44 kilometres north-northeast of the Japanese capital and was located around 50 kilometres below the surface.
01 Oct 2014
Buenos Aires: Lionel Messi will captain the Argentina national football team, which also includes prolific striker Sergio Aguero, for friendlies in China against Brazil and Hong Kong.
03 Oct 2014
Rio de Janeiro: Brazil football coach Dunga has added uncapped Sao Paulo midfielder Souza to his 23-man squad for friendlies against Argentina and Singapore in Asia.
19 Sep 2014
Rio de Janeiro: Brazil has overtaken Uruguay to move to the sixth spot in the latest FIFA rankings.
04 Sep 2014
Dusseldorf (Germany): Argentina spoiled the party for world champions Germany by hammering the hosts 4-2 in an international friendly in Duesseldorf on Wednesday in a repeat of the World Cup final.