Lionel Messi is not fit to be a leader in part because he prefers PlayStation to conversing with team-mates, according to Diego Maradona.
With Lionel Messi's future up in the air, interim head coach Lionel Scaloni said Argentina must adopt a different approach.
Argentina rested key players in their 4-0 win over Iraq as they kept one eye on Tuesday's clash with rivals Brazil in Saudi Arabia.
Argentina prepared for Brazil by beating Iraq 4-0 in Saudi Arabia, with Lautaro Martinez and Roberto Pereyra among the goals.
Philippe Coutinho insists games between Argentina and Brazil are always massive, even if Lionel Messi is not involved.
Despite overseeing a disastrous World Cup campaign for Argentina, the team's former coach Jorge Sampaoli says he has no regrets.
Lionel Messi will be 35 at Qatar 2022 but former Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli thinks he can still win the biggest prize in football.
Tottenham's Lucas Moura could make his first Brazil appearance in over two years after being drafted into the squad to replace Everton.
The Wallabies came from behind in stunning fashion to beat Argentina in the Rugby Championship.
New Zealand and Australia will each look to end the Rugby Championship by bouncing back from previous defeats to South Africa and Argentina.