Posts Tagged Argentina

Messi hints he may not end career at Barcelona

Argentina's soccer star Lionel Messi, centre, stretches during a training session with teammates in  Carrington, Manchester England Monday Nov. 17, 2014.  Argentina will play Portugal in a friendly international soccer match at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Mike Egerton/PA) UNITED KINGDOM OUT

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Lionel Messi, who has always planned to end his career at Barcelona, is hinting that might not happen.

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Argentina offers the blind a place to play tennis

In this Nov. 12, 2014 photo, Eduardo Raffetto, director of Argentina Tennis Program for the Visually Impaired, left, has 9-year-old Felipe Angiono feel a special tennis ball made of foam and filled with metal pellets during his first class in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Played on a badminton-sized court with a lowered net and rope, players use junior tennis rackets and a ball that rattles upon impact. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Accompanied by two women, 9-year-old Felipe Angiono enters cautiously and asks: “Is this where the blind play tennis?”

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