International friendly: Russia 2 – 3 Argentina – the goals

Wednesday afternoon saw Russia take on Argentina in a clash of two of FIFA's top ten ranked national sides in a friendly in Lokomotiv Stadium, Moscow. Diego Maradona's men, eager to recover some sort of dignity and continuity to their play after iffy recent performances and results, won against another side known for their neat... Continue Reading →

Argentina expected starting XI vs Russia

On Wednesday Argentina play Russia in Moscow in an international friendly, with Diego Maradona's charges looking to gain some sort of momentum to take into their World Cup qualifier at home to Brazil in Rosario next month. Argentine sports daily Olé claim that Andrei Arshavin is viewed as a 'hope for the future' in Russia,... Continue Reading →

Matheu to Moscow…

Another Argentine moved to Europe on Saturday, with Carlos Matheu, star defender of Independiente's successful campaign to return to the Copas, moving from Avellaneda to Lokomotiv Moscow for US$3.3 million. He'll join former River Plate midfielder Guillermo Pereyra in Russia's administrative capital, and had some kind words to say about the rising status of Russian... Continue Reading →

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