Argentina will play Germany in the 2014 FIFA World Cup final after the South American side defeated Netherlands in a tight, tense affair. The match was all even at the end of 90 minutes and extra time too, with the dreaded penalty shoot-out being employed to decide a victor.
Over 20 years of waiting
Victory placed Argentina into the final of a World Cup final for the first time since 1990. The final will also provide Argentina an opportunity to win a senior level trophy, which they intern have not achieved since 1993. This special feat of making the World Cup final is the first time Argentina have done so without playing at home or having the great Diego Maradona in their squad. (more…)