Maradona world cup


Argentina’s national game is fútbol.


Argentina Won World Cup Twice…

The Argentinian national team won the World Cup titles in 1978 and in 1986.

The soccer is the most popular sport in Argentina without any doubt.

The two main teams are Boca Juniors and River Plate.

River Plate means Rio de la Plata, is the river on which Buenos Aires sits, their nickname is Los Millonarios. Its home in Núñez, and it plays at the Estadio Monumental
Antonio Vespucio Liberti which has a Capacity of aprox. 75.687 spectators. The Club Atlético River Plate was established in 1901.



Lionel Andres Messi born in the city of Rosario in the Santa Fe province of Argentina.

Messi is the greatest player in the history of football and led the Argentinian team to the finals of the 2014 World Cup though his team lost it.

River won the Primera División professional title a record 36 times. The stadium Bombonera lies in the middle of the working-class La Boca are. Boca’s supporters are known as “Bosteros”.Club Atletico Boca Juniors is the football team Maradona played for . Their stadium has a capacity of : 49.000 spectators Boca have won a record 18 international titles. Diego Armando Maradona is one of the best soccer players in history .He was born in Villa Fiorito, Buenos Aires. He led Argentina to victory in the 1986 World Cup.Some people says he is the greatest player ever.


Other aimportant argentinian teams:

Racing Club

San Lorenzo

Estudiantes de la Plata

Club Atlético Newell’s Old Boys based in Rosario, Santa Fe, founded on 3 November 1903.

Club Atlético Vélez Sársfield.