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Argentina's Carlos Tevez will watch World Cup on TV after squad omission

With the clock ticking on Lionel Messi's international career, Ian Darke poses the question whether Argentina have enough firepower to win the World Cup.

Carlos Tevez has said he "will watch the World Cup on TV" after being left out of Argentina's 35-man preliminary World Cup squad.

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli included Boca Juniors players Cristian Pavon and Pablo Perez but not their teammate Tevez.

The 34-year-old forward has not featured for the national side since October 2015, when he made his 76th appearance.

"There was always talk about those same players that would go and they have been included. I don't give it too much importance. I will...

Carlos Tevez scores first goal of third Boca spell in San Lorenzo draw

Carlos Tevez has returned to Argentina for a third spell at Boca Juniors.

Carlos Tevez scored his first goal in his third spell Boca Juniors after returning from the Chinese Super League when he equalised in Sunday's 1-1 draw at San Lorenzo.

In only his second game since coming back to his boyhood club again, former Manchester City, Manchester United and Juventus star Tevez headed home Leonardo Jara's cross a day before his 34th birthday.

It was his first goal for Boca since Dec. 18, 2016 when he scored in a 4-1 win against Colon, his final game before signing a two-year...

Lionel Messi a natural who is playing another sport - Carlos Tevez

Boca Juniors striker Carlos Tevez has said Lionel Messi is "a natural at being the best in the world."

Asked in interview by ESPN Argentina about Barcelona's Messi and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo, Tevez said: "Cristiano is totally different to Messi.

"When Leo was starting out, he didn't touch a gym. Cristiano was there in the morning, afternoon and evening, all the time.

"Leo was always with the ball, while Cristiano practiced set pieces all day long.

"Cristiano had to work and prepare himself...

Carlos Tevez begins third spell at Boca Juniors with friendly defeat

Carlos Tevez has returned to Argentina for a third spell at Boca Juniors.

Carlos Tevez made his long-awaited comeback with Boca Juniors in a friendly against Argentinian second division side Aldosivi on Wednesday and was satisfied with his performance.

The veteran forward returned to his home club for a third spell last week after one year playing for Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua.

Tevez, who started and was on the pitch for 72 minutes, played a part in his team's opener before being denied by the woodwork. The score was tied at 2-2 after 90 minutes and Boca...

Boca Juniors' Carlos Tevez calls stay in Shanghai a 'seven-month holiday'

Carlos Tevez returned to training with Boca Juniors earlier this month after he was released by Shanghai Shenhua.

Carlos Tevez said that he went on a "seven-month holiday" after joining Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua in December 2016.

The Argentine forward returned for a third stint at Boca Juniors earlier this month after being released by Shanghai Shenhua, with whom he had one year left on his contract.

Tevez told TyC Sports that he accepts the criticism he received for his disappointing spell in Asia. Injuries and a lack of fitness limited the former Manchester United, Manchester City and Juventus...

Carlos Tevez eyes World Cup with Argentina after Boca Juniors return

Lionel Messi hopes that Argentina will reach another World Cup final, but admits he's focusing on the group stage first.

Carlos Tevez says he is determined to make Argentina's World Cup squad after returning to play for Boca Juniors for the third time in his career.

On Saturday, Tevez was released by Shanghai Shenhua, with whom he had one year left on his contract, and joined Boca as a free agent soon afterward.

The 33-year-old has put pen to paper on a two-year contract with Boca.

Tevez -- who has not featured for the national team since October 2015, when he made his 76th appearance -- said during Tuesday's unveiling:...