World Cup 2018 football news
Argentina national team players stopped trusting Jorge Sampaoli who was the team’s head coach at the World Cup. According to Ole, the striker and captain Lionel Messi demanded a meeting after facing Croatian national team at the group stage of the mundial. Albiceleste lost with 0:3 score and Messi was furious.
Germany national team former captain Philipp Lahm deems the team’s head coach Joachim Löw has his portion of fault in Bundesmanschaft failure at the World Cup. The Germans were not able to overcome the hurdle of tournament group stage for the first time in their football history.
Former Brazil national team striker Ronaldo has described criticism of Neymar as nonsense.
The 26-year-old has received judgement for some of his theatrics when being tackled during the World Cup.
Following his side's 2-0 defeat to Brazil in the last 16, Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio accused Neymar of "too much acting".
But Ronaldo said: "There are many ways to see football and interpret it. I am against all these opinions (on Neymar acting). He is an intelligent player in his movements and on how to defend himself from being tackled. I don't think referees have been protecting him enough. When people repeatedly hit me I would feel a sense of unfairness. Criticism is nonsense. TV shows and newspapers just want to fill the space," said Ronaldo
Argentina national team former head coach Diego Maradona assures he is not glad of the albiceleste’s defeat in the World Cup 1/8 finals. Jorge Sampaoli’s fosterlings lost to France with 3:4 score.
Argentina national team former head coach Diego Maradona is ready to offer his hand to albiceleste. Maradona deems the team are right now completely destroyed. Jorge Sampaoli’s fosterlings had a very disappointing display at the current World Cup having crashed out in the 1/8 finals.
Brazil national team defender Thiago Silva reckons his team have very good chances to win the World Cup. Silva said it after the victory over Mexico in the mundial 1/8 finals. Tite’s fosterlings managed to score twice simultaneously keeping a clean sheet.
Argentina national team supporters consider the current head coach Jorge Sampaoli must leave his office due to being incapable of building an appropriate squad. It’s witnessed by the opinion poll held by Argentine newspaper Ole.
Spain national team head coach Fernando Hierro can in the nearest time leave his office. According to AS, the Spanish football federation (RFEF) are not counting on Hierro and has already begun to look for his successor.
Spain national team coach Fernando Hierro stressed his future doesn’t preoccupy him. Hierro said it after the team had suffered a defeat from Russia in the World Cup 1/8 finals and left the tournament.
Spain national team midfielder Andres Iniesta has announced that he will retire from international football after seeing Spain crash out of the World Cup at the hands of Russia.
After more than 130 caps and three major titles, including the 2010 World Cup, the former Barcelona midfielder has hung up his boots.