Tennis

Argentina Open: Great Britain’s Kyle Edmund withdraws through illness

Kyle Edmund reached the semi-finals of the Australian Open in January, losing to Marin Cilic Great Britain’s Kyle Edmund has pulled out of this week’s Argentina Open because of a throat infection. The 23-year-old British number two was due to play in Buenos Aires in his first competition since reaching the semi-finals of the Australian […]

Football

Sergio Aguero: Man City striker fit after fainting during Argentina game

Sergio Aguero became Manchester City’s record goalscorer this month Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero says he is fit for Saturday’s Premier League match at Leicester City, after fainting while playing for Argentina. The 29-year-old was taken to hospital at half-time during Argentina’s 4-2 friendly defeat by Nigeria in Russia on Tuesday. Aguero was discharged after […]

Football

Russia 0-1 Argentina – BBC Sport

Sergio Aguero netted his 178th goal for Manchester City against Napoli to become the club’s record goalscorer Sergio Aguero scored an 86th-minute winner as Argentina claimed an international friendly victory against World Cup hosts Russia in Moscow. Manchester City record goalscorer Aguero, who started in attack with Lionel Messi, headed home at the second attempt […]

Football

World Cup 2018: Argentina, Portugal, Panama qualify; USA, Chile out

Messi hat-trick fires Argentina to World Cup “I told the group: Messi did not owe the World Cup to Argentina, but football owed the World Cup to Messi.” Coach Jorge Sampaoli was speaking after a Lionel Messi hat-trick against Ecuador – the 44th of his career – ensured Argentina survived a scare to reach the […]