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Argentina will face Brazil in a friendly on July 9 at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey.
Argentina also says it will play Saudi Arabia in Riyadh on Nov. 14.
Argentina is scheduled to play Switzerland in Bern on Feb. 29. The South Americans have announced a match with Germany on Aug. 15, but a venue has not been confirmed.
AFA made no comment about the makeup of the squads, although high-profile venues usually ask for the presence of the top team, including Lionel Messi, FIFA's three-time player of the year.
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Already considered one of soccer's greats at age 24, Lionel Messi become the first person to win FIFA player of the year three times in a row.
The Barcelona and Argentina forward received the FIFA Ballon d'Or award for 2011, winning out over club teammate Xavi Hernandez and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo for the sport's top individual honor.
Barcelona Lionel Messi World CupBarcelona star Lionel Messi was proud to win a third Ballon d’Or last night. The Argentine was quick to acknowledge his teammates.read more
Barcelona star Lionel Messi admits that winning the 2011 FIFA Ballon d’Or did not come as much of a surprise...
Cristiano Ronaldo Manchester United Barcelona Lionel Messi Real Madrid Sir Alex FergusonBarcelona‘s Lionel Messi has been awarded the FIFA Ballon d’Or for the third successive year.read more
Barcelona’s Lionel Messi has claimed the FIFA Ballon d’Or for the third year running, being named the best player in...
From the Arsenal/Leeds EPL game showed the world this now infamous live shot. Before the match, former Arsenal defender Martin Keown was discussing the match with his co-pundits and, well, 'HELLO'! Retirees still have one or two more shots in them. Although a goal and a crowd would have been helpful to prevent this humiliating scenario. More Information
These are all pretty incredible and compiled well by Team366, but the king has already been crowned. According to FIFA.com:
Santos star Neymar has been awarded the FIFA Puskas Award 2011 for his sensational solo strike against Flamengo, beating Lionel Messi and Wayne Rooney to the prize for greatest goal of the year.
The winner was decided by FIFA.com users, with more than...
Click on photo to read more about Messi’s 3rd Straight FIFA POY Award
At the age of 24, Lionel Messi already has 3 awards that say he’s the year’s best player. That’s pretty incredible. A couple more and we’re going to be talking about the stuff of legends if we aren’t already. Congrats!
Syracuse maintains hold on #1, while the rest of the top 10 gets a makeover...
Former Argentina international Cesar Luis Menotti believes Neymar must decide whether he wants to emulate Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo....
Michel Platini says Lionel Messi must win a World Cup with Argentina before he can be considered a contender as the greatest player of all time. Former France star Platini hailed the 24-year-old Barcelona forward as one of the greats after he won his third straight FIFA world player of the year award on Monday.