World Cup 2014 Argentina National Team
|11||15/06||19:00||Rio De Janeiro||Argentina||Bosnia-Herzegovina|
Argentina is the 10th country to have qualified for the World Cup Brazil after having qualified on the 10th of September 2013. The decisive match was against Paraguay in a round-robin match. The World Cup 2014 Argentina national team needed only 1 point to be certain of qualifying for the 2014 World Cup. Instead of winning 1 point, they received 3 points since they have beaten Paraguay. It apparently wasn’t a difficult task since they have won with a score of 5-2. Lionel Messi scored 2 goals, Sergio Agüero 1, Ángel di María 1 and Maxi Rodrigues 1. The impressive score confirmed Argentina is the first CONMEBOL country to have qualified via the qualifying competition.
Players who will probably be selected for the World Cup 2014 Argentina national team are:
Ángel di María
Head Coach: Alejandro Sabella (Argentinian)
Captain: Lionel Messi
Pld=Games played, W=Wins, D=Draws, L=Losses, GS=Goals scored, GA=Goals against
Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
Is the first country which did not score any goal in a World Cup Final (1990)
|1930||Silver Ball||Guillermo Stábile|
|1930||Golden Boot (8 goals)||Guillermo Stábile|
|1930||All-Star Team||Luis Monti
|1966||All-Star Team||Silvio Marzolini|
|1978||Golden Ball||Mario Kempes|
|1978||Golden Boot (6 goals)||Mario Kempes|
|1978||Bronze Boot (4 goals)||Leopoldo Luque|
|1978||FIFA Fair Play Trophy||Argentina|
|1978||All-Star Team||Ubaldo Fillol
|1986||Golden Ball||Diego Maradona|
|1986||Silver Boot (5 goals)||Diego Maradona|
|1986||Bronze Boot (4 goals)||Jorge Valdano|
|1986||All-Star Team||Diego Maradona|
|1990||Bronze Ball||Diego Maradona|
|1990||All-Star Team||Sergio Goycochea
|1994||Bronze Boot (4 goals)||Gabriel Batistuta|
|1998||Silver Boot (5 goals)||Gabriel Batistuta|
|2006||Silver Boot (3 goals)||Hernán Crespo|
|2006||All-Star Team||Roberto Ayala
1986 – Final: Aside from winning the World Cup by beating West Germany with 3-2, Argentina won every single match.
1958 – Group stage: Argentina ended up last in group 1; only 1 match against Northern Ireland was won with 1-0 but lost to West Germany (3-1) and Czechoslovakia (6-1).
Tag: World Cup