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BRONNITSY, Russia | Argentina coach plans major changes to team at World Cup

BRONNITSY, Russia (AP) — Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli is planning major changes to his team for the South Americans’ next World Cup match. In the team’s first training session since a disappointing 1-1 draw against Iceland, Sampaoli tried a different tactical approach Monday, with an eye toward the clash against Croatia on Thursday. He tested … Continue reading BRONNITSY, Russia | Argentina coach plans major changes to team at World Cup

BRONNITSY, Russia | Height effect: Argentina sizes up Iceland at World Cup

BRONNITSY, Russia (AP) — In theory, two-time World Cup champion Argentina really shouldn’t be fearful of facing Iceland, which is making its first appearance at the tournament. But there is a bit of worry in the Argentina camp: the height effect. Icelandic footballers are the tallest at the World Cup in Russia, with an average … Continue reading BRONNITSY, Russia | Height effect: Argentina sizes up Iceland at World Cup