Diego Maradona: Lionel Messi's not to blame for anything

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Argentina suffered a 3-0 loss against Croatia on June 21, with captain Messi especially isolated, only touching the ball 20 times in the first half, Xinhua news agency reported.

Dalic, though, has no interest in the plight of Argentina's embattled coach Jorge Sampaoli or Nigeria's Gernot Rohr.

Aguero was replaced by Higuain during the Croatia match having done very little, but Higuain suffered a similar problem as the team failed to create for him or get Lionel Messi on the ball in risky areas. As a player myself, I know that if you go into a game and you don't really enjoy it then it is very hard to play well. Argentina needs anything but an Iceland victory in that fixture to make sure that they keep their World Cup dreams alive.

In an interview with Brila FM, the United States of America "94 World Cup star, said that he made a decision to name Musa Eagles" captain when he was coaching Nigeria because the Leicester City star had nice sense of humour.

"I would not like to retire from active football without being a world champion with my country", he said.

Coach Jorge Sampaoli was supposed to be the antidote to Argentina's 'Pass to Messi' problem.

"Our defenders must be tired of Musa's threat, he is a good player and you remember he scored two goals against us the last time we met", Franco said.

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But it's unclear whether detained parents have access to computers to send an email, or how their phone systems work to call out. The federal agency said 522 children have been reunited and 16 additional ones were delayed because of weather problems Friday.

But it has not been an easy journey for the livewire forward, who first caught the eye when, as a 21-year-old, he scored twice against Lionel Messi's Argentina in a 3-2 group stage defeat in Brazil four years ago. There are lots expected of this Nigerian side and they will know that a draw should be enough to get them a place in the round of 16.

"There are many myths about the team and about this generation", he said.

Denmark will advance with a draw but a defeat, paired with an Australia win against Peru, could send them packing.

As his team-mate, I can say without any doubts that we have always been a better team when he has been there.

"I want to be able to talk to the players and make them understand what it means to wear the national shirt".

The sculpture will also be put on display in Bronnitsy, a town located about 50 kilometres from Moscow that is Argentina's base during the month-long tournament.

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