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Lionel Messi arrives for a training session of Argentina at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Bronnitsy, Russia, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
The Latest: Costa's deflected goal puts Spain up 1-0 on Iran
Lionel Messi arrives for a training session of Argentina at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Bronnitsy, Russia, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
Iceland's Hordur Magnusson talks to fans after the group D match between Argentina and Iceland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Victor Caivano)
The Latest: Costa's deflected goal puts Spain up 1-0 on Iran
Iceland's Hordur Magnusson talks to fans after the group D match between Argentina and Iceland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Victor Caivano)
Croatia's Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
The Latest: Costa's deflected goal puts Spain up 1-0 on Iran
Croatia's Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Croatia head coach Zlatko Dalic attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Say what? Croatia coach: Argentina the 'easiest game for us'
Croatia head coach Zlatko Dalic attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Lionel Messi arrives for a training session of Argentina at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Bronnitsy, Russia, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
Say what? Croatia coach: Argentina the 'easiest game for us'
Lionel Messi arrives for a training session of Argentina at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Bronnitsy, Russia, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
Croatia's Ivan Rakitic arrives for a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Say what? Croatia coach: Argentina the 'easiest game for us'
Croatia's Ivan Rakitic arrives for a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Croatia head coach Zlatko Dalic smiles as he walks on the pitch during official training on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Say what? Croatia coach: Argentina the 'easiest game for us'
Croatia head coach Zlatko Dalic smiles as he walks on the pitch during official training on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Croatia's Marcelo Brozovic kicks the ball during official training on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Say what? Croatia coach: Argentina the 'easiest game for us'
Croatia's Marcelo Brozovic kicks the ball during official training on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Croatia head coach Zlatko Dalic, left, walks past Croatia's Luka Modric, right, kicking a ball during official training on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Say what? Croatia coach: Argentina the 'easiest game for us'
Croatia head coach Zlatko Dalic, left, walks past Croatia's Luka Modric, right, kicking a ball during official training on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Argentina's fans Nora Espector, left, and her son Emil Davisson pose for a photograph in front of an official media hotel in Nizhny Novgorod during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Nothing stops Messi fan from rooting for star in Russia
Argentina's fans Nora Espector, left, and her son Emil Davisson pose for a photograph in front of an official media hotel in Nizhny Novgorod during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Argentina's fans Nora Espector, left, and her son Emil Davisson pose for a photograph in front of an official media hotel in Nizhny Novgorod during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Nothing stops Messi fan from rooting for star in Russia
Argentina's fans Nora Espector, left, and her son Emil Davisson pose for a photograph in front of an official media hotel in Nizhny Novgorod during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
There is no Argentina player more proud to wear the shirt and more eager for success than the diminutive forward, according to his club-mate
'He's the best of all time!' - Rakitic wary of 'uber-motivated' Messi ahead of World Cup meeting
There is no Argentina player more proud to wear the shirt and more eager for success than the diminutive forward, according to his club-mate
There is no Argentina player more proud to wear the shirt and more eager for success than the diminutive forward, according to his club-mate
'He's the best of all time!' - Rakitic wary of 'uber-motivated' Messi ahead of World Cup meeting
There is no Argentina player more proud to wear the shirt and more eager for success than the diminutive forward, according to his club-mate
The ex-international feels Gernot Rohr’s men stand a chance to clear their mess in Group D, but must first scale Heimir Hallgrimsson men’s hurdle
Iceland can be even more difficult than Argentina, says Tijani Babangida
The ex-international feels Gernot Rohr’s men stand a chance to clear their mess in Group D, but must first scale Heimir Hallgrimsson men’s hurdle
The ex-international feels Gernot Rohr’s men stand a chance to clear their mess in Group D, but must first scale Heimir Hallgrimsson men’s hurdle
Iceland can be even more difficult than Argentina, says Tijani Babangida
The ex-international feels Gernot Rohr’s men stand a chance to clear their mess in Group D, but must first scale Heimir Hallgrimsson men’s hurdle
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Ivan Rakitic (L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Ivan Rakitic (L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Ivan Rakitic (L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's forward Mario Mandzukic attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's forward Mario Mandzukic attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's forward Mario Mandzukic attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coach Zlatko Dalic (R) and player Luka Modric attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coach Zlatko Dalic (R) and player Luka Modric attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coach Zlatko Dalic (R) and player Luka Modric attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coach Zlatko Dalic (L) and players Ivan Rakitic (C) and Luka Modric attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coach Zlatko Dalic (L) and players Ivan Rakitic (C) and Luka Modric attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coach Zlatko Dalic (L) and players Ivan Rakitic (C) and Luka Modric attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
RIT01. Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
RIT01. Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
RIT01. Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Sampaoli: Messi 'shouldn't shoulder all the responsibility'
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli arrives for a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Sampaoli: Messi 'shouldn't shoulder all the responsibility'
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli arrives for a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Sampaoli: Messi 'shouldn't shoulder all the responsibility'
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Argentina's Lionel Messi covers his face during the group D match between Argentina and Iceland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, June 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
Sampaoli: Messi 'shouldn't shoulder all the responsibility'
Argentina's Lionel Messi covers his face during the group D match between Argentina and Iceland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, June 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
World Cup - Argentina Press Conference
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
World Cup - Argentina Press Conference
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
World Cup - Argentina Press Conference
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Football fans check out a mural of Argentina's Lionel Messi, made using 2,000 football stickers in Buenos Aires.
Larger than life Messi mural turns heads
Football fans check out a mural of Argentina's Lionel Messi, made using 2,000 football stickers in Buenos Aires.
Football fans check out a mural of Argentina's Lionel Messi, made using 2,000 football stickers in Buenos Aires.
Larger than life Messi mural turns heads
Football fans check out a mural of Argentina's Lionel Messi, made using 2,000 football stickers in Buenos Aires.
Football fans check out a mural of Argentina's Lionel Messi, made using 2,000 football stickers in Buenos Aires.
Larger than life Messi mural turns heads
Football fans check out a mural of Argentina's Lionel Messi, made using 2,000 football stickers in Buenos Aires.
Football fans check out a mural of Argentina's Lionel Messi, made using 2,000 football stickers in Buenos Aires.
Larger than life Messi mural turns heads
Football fans check out a mural of Argentina's Lionel Messi, made using 2,000 football stickers in Buenos Aires.
Football fans check out a mural of Argentina's Lionel Messi, made using 2,000 football stickers in Buenos Aires.
Larger than life Messi mural turns heads
Football fans check out a mural of Argentina's Lionel Messi, made using 2,000 football stickers in Buenos Aires.
Football fans check out a mural of Argentina's Lionel Messi, made using 2,000 football stickers in Buenos Aires.
Larger than life Messi mural turns heads
Football fans check out a mural of Argentina's Lionel Messi, made using 2,000 football stickers in Buenos Aires.
The 2014 World Cup finalists struggled against resolute Iceland on Saturday, and their next rivals are full of confidence ahead of Thursday's match
Messi the greatest but Croatia will play to beat Argentina, says Dalic
The 2014 World Cup finalists struggled against resolute Iceland on Saturday, and their next rivals are full of confidence ahead of Thursday's match
Lionel Messi the sun king makes Argentina blind to new tricks
Lionel Messi the sun king makes Argentina blind to new tricks
Lionel Messi the sun king makes Argentina blind to new tricks
Argentina’s Lionel Messi was top of the World Cup dribble charts after one game but bottom for distance covered.
Lionel Messi the sun king makes Argentina blind to new tricks
Argentina’s Lionel Messi was top of the World Cup dribble charts after one game but bottom for distance covered.
Lionel Messi the sun king makes Argentina blind to new tricks
Lionel Messi the sun king makes Argentina blind to new tricks
Lionel Messi the sun king makes Argentina blind to new tricks
Lionel Messi of Argentina controls the ball in the 1-1 draw against Iceland in which he had a penalty saved.
Lionel Messi the sun king makes Argentina blind to new tricks
Lionel Messi of Argentina controls the ball in the 1-1 draw against Iceland in which he had a penalty saved.
Lionel Messi the sun king makes Argentina blind to new tricks
Lionel Messi the sun king makes Argentina blind to new tricks
Lionel Messi the sun king makes Argentina blind to new tricks
Croatia head coach Zlatko Dalic attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Say what? Croatia coach: Argentina the 'easiest game for us'
Croatia head coach Zlatko Dalic attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Lionel Messi arrives for a training session of Argentina at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Bronnitsy, Russia, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
Say what? Croatia coach: Argentina the 'easiest game for us'
Lionel Messi arrives for a training session of Argentina at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Bronnitsy, Russia, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
Croatia's Ivan Rakitic arrives for a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Say what? Croatia coach: Argentina the 'easiest game for us'
Croatia's Ivan Rakitic arrives for a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Croatia head coach Zlatko Dalic smiles as he walks on the pitch during official training on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Say what? Croatia coach: Argentina the 'easiest game for us'
Croatia head coach Zlatko Dalic smiles as he walks on the pitch during official training on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Croatia's Marcelo Brozovic kicks the ball during official training on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Say what? Croatia coach: Argentina the 'easiest game for us'
Croatia's Marcelo Brozovic kicks the ball during official training on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Croatia head coach Zlatko Dalic, left, walks past Croatia's Luka Modric, right, kicking a ball during official training on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Say what? Croatia coach: Argentina the 'easiest game for us'
Croatia head coach Zlatko Dalic, left, walks past Croatia's Luka Modric, right, kicking a ball during official training on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Argentina's fans Nora Espector, left, and her son Emil Davisson pose for a photograph in front of an official media hotel in Nizhny Novgorod during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Nothing stops Messi fan from rooting for star in Russia
Argentina's fans Nora Espector, left, and her son Emil Davisson pose for a photograph in front of an official media hotel in Nizhny Novgorod during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Argentina's fans Nora Espector, left, and her son Emil Davisson pose for a photograph in front of an official media hotel in Nizhny Novgorod during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Nothing stops Messi fan from rooting for star in Russia
Argentina's fans Nora Espector, left, and her son Emil Davisson pose for a photograph in front of an official media hotel in Nizhny Novgorod during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
There is no Argentina player more proud to wear the shirt and more eager for success than the diminutive forward, according to his club-mate
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There is no Argentina player more proud to wear the shirt and more eager for success than the diminutive forward, according to his club-mate
The ex-international feels Gernot Rohr’s men stand a chance to clear their mess in Group D, but must first scale Heimir Hallgrimsson men’s hurdle
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The ex-international feels Gernot Rohr’s men stand a chance to clear their mess in Group D, but must first scale Heimir Hallgrimsson men’s hurdle
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
World Cup 2018: Jorge Sampaoli warns Argentina fans to stop making Lionel Messi 'the guilty one' after penalty miss
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Ivan Rakitic (L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Ivan Rakitic (L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Ivan Rakitic (L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's forward Mario Mandzukic attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's forward Mario Mandzukic attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's forward Mario Mandzukic attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's players attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coach Zlatko Dalic (R) and player Luka Modric attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coach Zlatko Dalic (R) and player Luka Modric attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coach Zlatko Dalic (R) and player Luka Modric attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Luka Modric attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coach Zlatko Dalic (L) and players Ivan Rakitic (C) and Luka Modric attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coach Zlatko Dalic (L) and players Ivan Rakitic (C) and Luka Modric attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coach Zlatko Dalic (L) and players Ivan Rakitic (C) and Luka Modric attend a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
RIT01. Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
RIT01. Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
RIT01. Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (2L) attends a training session in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Croatia will face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Sampaoli: Messi 'shouldn't shoulder all the responsibility'
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli arrives for a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Sampaoli: Messi 'shouldn't shoulder all the responsibility'
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli arrives for a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Sampaoli: Messi 'shouldn't shoulder all the responsibility'
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli attends a press conference on the eve of the group D match between Croatia and Argentina in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Argentina's Lionel Messi covers his face during the group D match between Argentina and Iceland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, June 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
Sampaoli: Messi 'shouldn't shoulder all the responsibility'
Argentina's Lionel Messi covers his face during the group D match between Argentina and Iceland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, June 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
World Cup - Argentina Press Conference
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
World Cup - Argentina Press Conference
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
World Cup - Argentina Press Conference
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic (R) and player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic (R) and player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic (R) and player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Argentina vs Croatia LIVE World Cup 2018: Kick-off time, what channel, prediction, team news, betting odds
Argentina vs Croatia LIVE World Cup 2018: Kick-off time, what channel, prediction, team news, betting odds
Argentina vs Croatia LIVE World Cup 2018: Kick-off time, what channel, prediction, team news, betting odds
Argentina vs Croatia LIVE World Cup 2018: Kick-off time, what channel, prediction, team news, betting odds
Argentina vs Croatia LIVE World Cup 2018: Kick-off time, what channel, prediction, team news, betting odds
Argentina vs Croatia LIVE World Cup 2018: Kick-off time, what channel, prediction, team news, betting odds
Argentina vs Croatia LIVE World Cup 2018: Kick-off time, what channel, prediction, team news, betting odds
Argentina vs Croatia LIVE World Cup 2018: Kick-off time, what channel, prediction, team news, betting odds
Argentina vs Croatia LIVE World Cup 2018: Kick-off time, what channel, prediction, team news, betting odds
Argentina vs Croatia LIVE World Cup 2018: Kick-off time, what channel, prediction, team news, betting odds
Argentina vs Croatia LIVE World Cup 2018: Kick-off time, what channel, prediction, team news, betting odds
Argentina vs Croatia LIVE World Cup 2018: Kick-off time, what channel, prediction, team news, betting odds
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic (R) and player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic (R) and player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's head coac Zlatko Dalic (R) and player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Croatia's player Ivan Rakitic attends a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Lionel Messi threw away the chance to give Argentina an opening win (AFP Photo/Mladen ANTONOV)
Lionel Messi threw away the chance to give Argentina an opening win
Lionel Messi threw away the chance to give Argentina an opening win (AFP Photo/Mladen ANTONOV)
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
World Cup - Argentina Press Conference
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
World Cup - Argentina Press Conference
Soccer Football - World Cup - Argentina Press Conference - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - June 20, 2018 Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli during the press conference REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Argentina's player Marcos Acuna during a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Argentina's player Marcos Acuna during a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Nizhny Novgorod (Russian Federation), 20/06/2018.- Argentina's player Marcos Acuna during a press conference in Nihzny Novgorod, Russia, 20 June 2018. Argentina will face Croatia in Nizhny Novgorod in a group D preliminary round soccer match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 21 June 2018. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Rusia) EFE/EPA/VASSIL DONEV EDITORIAL USE ONLY

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