Lionel Messi of collects the Golden Ball trophy in Rio
15 Jul, 2014

Was Argentine star only named as player of the World Cup for 'marketing' reasons?

Mario Gotze scores Germany's World Cup winning goal
14 Jul, 2014

Substitute hits injury time winner as Germany become first Europeans to win in America

David Luiz after losing the semi-final
11 Jul, 2014

World Cup whispers: Brazil's 'humiliation' continues, Neymar in tears, Messi exhausted

Argentina celebrate after winning their semi-final
10 Jul, 2014

A day after German masterclass, second World Cup semi ends in stalemate and penalties

Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi
02 Jul, 2014

Many people's tip for the tournament look ordinary against well-organised Switzerland

Lionel Messi
26 Jun, 2014

Nigeria coach says Messi is from another planet as Argentina make it three out of three

Argentina Falklands banner
09 Jun, 2014

World Cup whispers: Argentina banner causes controversy, but England stars admire the view

Lionel Messi
06 Jun, 2014

Lionel Messi leads a fearsome strikeforce, but there are glaring weaknesses elsewhere on the pitch