Lionel Messi Injured in Barcelona Win, Leverkusen’s Kiessling Hurts Leg: Spanish Roundup

AP — Lionel Messi will miss at least two games after damaging ligaments in his right ankle during Barcelona’s 2-1 win at Atletico Madrid. Barcelona said medical exams performed Monday on the Argentina international’s ankle ruled out any fracture, as expected.

FIFA World Cup 2010 – Argentina Assistant Wants Coach Diego Maradona to Stay

One of Diego Maradona’s assistants wants him to stay, and a top Argentine football official said the job is his despite the team’s devastating 4-0 loss against Germany in the World Cup quarterfinals.

Argentina vs Germany, Spain vs Paraguay – Cape Town Hosts Clash of Titans in World Cup 2010

Germany have not been spared the hefty assignments on their route through this FIFA World Cup 2010, and six days after seeing off England 4-1 they find themselves up against an Argentina team bristling with ambition.

FIFA World Cup 2010 – Diego Maradona Leading Argentina Forward

FIFA World Cup 2010 (ESPN)- So Argentina finally look like a team. And Diego Maradona finally looks like a coach. If nothing catastrophic happens against Mexico on Sunday, both players and manager will have earned the respect they had been demanding for quite a long time.

Argentina National Anthem Lyrics and Youtube Video

The Argentine National Anthem is Himno Nacional Argentino. Its lyrics were written by Vicente López y Planes, and the music was composed by Blas Parera. This song was adopted as the national anthem on May 11, 1813, three years after the “May Revolution” May 11 is therefore Anthem Day in Argentina.

Chile Football Team FIFA World Cup History

The Chilean national football team represents Chile in all major international football competitions. The team is controlled by the Federación de Fútbol de Chile which was established in 1895. They have appeared in seven World Cup tournaments and were hosts of the 1962 FIFA World Cup finishing in third place.