Javier Mascherano

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A potential interesting and intense match set to occur this weekend in Copa America as Argentina face up against Colombia for a place in the semis. Being slightly favored to win, Argentina apparently are ready for that important clash as their head coach, Gerardo Martino stated that his side will continue to play their own…
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Argentina failed to start their Copa America campaign with a victory after being held into a 2-2 draw by Paraguay, despite Albiceleste were already two goals ahead in that tie. That result brought plenty of disappointment for Argentina players, including their star forward, Lionel Messi, who admitted that they never expected that result. Messi stated…
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Being previously rumored as one of those who could be leaving Barcelona last season, it seems that Javier Mascherano's fate significantly change in recent time, especially after his fine performance at World Cup 2014. The Argentinian international has now penned a new deal at Camp Nou, which will see him remain at the Catalan side…
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It doesn't take long for former Barcelona boss, Tata Martino to stay out of job after quitting the Catalan as another huge challenge already awaits him after being appointed by Argentina Football Federation to become new Albiceleste boss. Martino was picked in place of Alejandro Sabella, who decided to retire after his pretty good achievement…
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Argentina finally made their way into the semifinals of World Cup after such a long wait and despite having to face a strong team such as Netherlands, Albicelste are determined in going all the way. That believes was being transmitted by Javier Mascherano, who revealed that his team must not waste the current opportunity that…
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Argentina looking confident ahead of their World Cup 2014 campaign as they picked a convincing friendly victory over Trinidad & Tobago this past midweek. Facing a team with much lesser qualities, Argentina didn't have much trouble in dominating the tie since kick off, but their poor finishing prevented them from taking an early lead.
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Barcelona may just grabbed a positive result in their latest Champions League tie after holding Paris Saint Germain 2-2 in Paris on Tuesday. However, there's a strong concern from assistant coach Jordi Roura that the Catalan side might be in deep trouble for the second leg if they were to lose Lionel Messi at Camp…
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Argentina are keen on strengthening their position at the top of South American 2014 World Cup qualifying group when they face Venezuela on Friday. However, Albiceleste players  acknowledged that it won't be an easy ride to beat their opponent this weekend as Los Llaneros have improved quite a lot in recent years. Argentina star forward,…
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Barcelona's success in defeating AC Milan 4-0 at Camp Nou in the second leg of UEFA Champions League last 16 fixtures has prompted the confidence of the Catalan side once again. This euphoric condition is being shout out by the club's defender, Javier Mascherano who stated that his team are back at their best again.…
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Barcelona are having a rather unexpected situation with their results in recent matches, the absence of head coach Tito Vilanova is being discussed as one of the potential issue prompting suggestion in replacing the tactician. However, the Catalan midfielder, Javier Mascherano isn't keen on the idea and urged everyone to provide support for Vilanova instead…
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Competing with the likes of Xavi, Iniesta and Fabregas in Barcelona's midfield is never an easy thing and that's pretty much the issue that Javier Mascherano was having in his early days at the club, forcing him to adapt into playing at central defense role which has now strengthen his position there. The player himself…
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Third party ownership regarding football transfers have been such a controversial issues, but football agent Pini Zahavi, who is known for his involvement in such situation believes that its not an unfamiliar thing at all. Zahavi was involved in past transfer controversies regarding Carlos Tevez and Javier Mascherano and this days there's many transfers, especially…