Fans react as Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo go home

Fans react as Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo go home

Fans react as Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo go home

It was two weeks ago that Ronaldo scored a hat-trick in the same stadium against Spain, stroking his chin after the first goal to imply he was the "greatest of all time".

That has prompted Maradona to offer his services, and he had no hesitation when asked if he would take the job while on Venezuelan TV station Telesur, saying: 'Yes, I would do it for free.

The Super Eagles failed to reach the second round of the competition courtesy of a 1-2 loss to Argentina in the last Group D encounter played at St. Petersburg on Tuesday. "We are going to try to play our game, defend together and if each of us does what we know, then we can succeed". Overall, the June 30 trouncing of Ronaldo and crew was the most viewed English-language soccer game these United States have seen since the 25.4 million who saw Team USA beat Japan in the 2015 Women's World Cup.

Diego Maradona has opened up on Argentina's World Cup exit and has insisted that he would have no problem returning to Argentina to coach. The legendary attacker was expected to make the 2018 World Cup his own after suffering a set back in the previous edition of the tournament in 2014.

While Brazil will take on Mexico in the Round of 16 on Monday in an epic battle, Uruguay will face France in the quarter-finals on July 6, 2018.

Despite his superb form for Barcelona last season, Lionel Messi only scored one goal at the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation which was against the Super Eagles of Nigeria.


Spain have a awful record against host nations at major finals - they have never won in eight attempts and coach Fernando Hierro played when minnows South Korea knocked out his Spain team on penalties in 2002.

"No matter what happens you were a champion and will always be a champion for us".

"From now on I am just another fan", said the 34-year-old.

Denmark coach Age Hareide said his side's match against Croatia could boil down to who comes out on top in the midfield battle between Tottenham powerhouse Christian Eriksen and Modric.

Hareide said his team would show far more thrust on Sunday.

"Everyone is thinking that I'm happy about this [Argentina's elimination] but I am not". We don't need to describe him. Pele remains the youngest ever among them, though, at 17 years, 244 days during the 1958 semi-final.

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