Jorge Sampaoli

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Argentina's World Cup 2018 campaign remain alive and well following their dramatic and intense 2-1 victory over African side, Nigeria. Needing all three points to get themselves out of group D, Albiceleste immediately pushed forward vigorously straight from kick off. That positive approach was rewarded when Lionel Messi puts Argentina in front  after just 14…
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A thrilling do or die battle set to entertain football lovers from all over the globe when Nigeria and Argentina are battling for that important spot in the knock out stage of FIFA World Cup 2018. Both teams are staged in that massive battle following the results of their previous two games, which saw the…
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Drawing 1-1 on their opening group game against Iceland, Argentina find themselves in difficult situation as they can't let things slip again as they battle against Croatia. Playing against the Balkan based side won't be an easy task for Jorge Sampaoli's men, but the tactician seeming set to make some changes in personnel and possible…
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Failing to win their last three major tournament finals in a row, Argentina are very determined in changing their bad fortune by targeting the World Cup 2018. However, before even thinking that far, Albiceleste must first face a quite tricky test on their first group game as they set for a battle against Iceland. Having…
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Another disappointing news arrived from Argentina's national camp as after losing Sergio Romero, Albiceleste found themselves having to sent home Manuel Lanzini from their 23-men squad for upcoming World Cup 2018. Just like Romero, Lanzini has to say goodbye towards his teammates as the West Ham United man  has his dream of playing in Russia…
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After a quite intriguing exclusion of Mauro Icardi, Argentina national squad face another exit ahead of their upcoming World Cup 2018 participation as their potential number one goalie, Sergio Romero has also been left out. However, unlike Icardi's situation, Romero's exit was due to the injury he picked up a knee injury recently, forcing the…
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Chile grabbed their first ever Copa America glory with a victory over Argentina and La Roja head coach Jorge Sampaoli addressed his side's tactical display as key ingredients in that win. Speaking to the media after that win, Sampaoli believes that Chile were more prepared tactically compared to their opponent, that's why Alexis Sanchez and co…
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Chile are gearing up to face Argentina in the final of Copa America this weekend and La Roja's boss, Jorge Sampaoli wants maximum concentration from his players. Sampaoli stated that Argentina are a great side that also have top quality players, especially up front, that's why to defeat Albiceleste, Chile must not lose any focus…
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Chile didn't seem keen on taking much of a break after their success in advancing into Copa America final after defeating Peru 2-1, as Jorge Sampaoli's immediately return to the training ground. Giving a somewhat small celebration for their fans, Chile held an open training session this midweek ahead of their upcoming final game against…
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Copa America 2015 host nation, Chile finally made their way into the final stage of that tournament after defeating Peru in a slender 2-1 victory. Speaking after that controversial tie, Chile's head coach, Jorge Sampaoli stated that now his team can finally dream to lift that trophy as they fulfill their first target of reaching…
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Host nation, Chile are gearing up for their upcoming Copa America semifinal clash against Peru on Tuesday, a match which La Roja's head coach Jorge Sampaoli labeled as an exciting encounter. The tactician stated that reaching this far in Copa America triggered that excitement among players and fans, so they are very eager to start…
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Copa America 2015 host nation, Chile, made their way into the semifinal stage of that tournament after eliminating Uruguay in a dramatic fashion this midweek. Commenting about La Roja's success, their head coach was very happy with that victory as defeating Uruguay can be considered as a defining moment for Chile. Although the match finished…