Lionel Messi inspired Argentina’s 6-1 Copa America semi-final  win over Paraguay. Photograph: Afp

The problem with a genius like Lionel Messi is that you’re always waiting for him to perform. You can’t watch a game he plays in as you watch any othe(...)

 Marcos Rojo was on the scoresheet as Argentina thrashed Paraguay 6-1 to reach the Copa America final. Photograph: Afp

Argentina 6 Paraguay 1 Argentina produced their best performance of the Copa America so far to crush Paraguay 6-1 on Tuesday and set up a final agains(...)

Chilean striker Eduardo Vargas celebrates at the end of the during the Copa America 2015 semi-final match against Peru. Photograph: EPA

Leading Chile to the Copa America final was a dream come true for coach Jorge Sampaoli, who felt relief after the hosts overcame nerves to secure vict(...)

Argentina beat Colombia 5-4 on penalties to reach the Copa America semi-finals. Photograph: Afp

Argentina 0 Colombia 0 (Argentina win 5-4 on penalties) Substitute Carlos Tevez scored the decisive spot kick as Argentina earned a penalty shootout v(...)

Argentina’s forward Gonzalo Higuain leaps over Jamaica’s goalkeeper Dwayne Miller during their 2015 Copa America football championship match, in Vina del Mar. Photo: Getty Images

An early goal from Gonzalo Higuain was enough to give Argentina a 1-0 victory over Jamaica at the Copa America on Saturday and secure their place in (...)

Carlos Tevez, pictured with Juventus team mate Patrice Evra, was been been an integral part of the Old Lady’s progress to the Champions League semi-finals. Photograph: Afp

Last week, a few hours after Juventus’s victory over Real Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final, Carlos Tevez was stopped by(...)

Real Madrid players look on as Juventus’ Carlos Tevez celebrates with team mates after scoring their second goal from the penalty spot. Photo: Max Rossi/Reuters

Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti is confident his reigning European champions will overturn a first-leg defeat to Juventus and reach the Champions Lea(...)

 Barcelona’s Luis Suarez, Neymar and Lionel Messi celebrate a goal against Atletico Madrid during the La Liga clash at the Camp Nour. Photo: Albert Gea/Reuters

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique expects Lionel Messi to remain with the club “for many years” amid widespread reports of a rift between the pair.Messi wa(...)

 Barcelona coach believes  Luis Enrique will remain at the club. Photograph:   Toni Albir/EPA

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique says the thought of having a team without Lionel Messi is “not even something we contemplate”.The future of the Argentina(...)

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has rejected rumours there is a rift between him and star player Lionel Messi

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has described reports of a bust-up with Lionel Messi as “inaccurate and ill-intentioned” and said he has the backing of a(...)