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Argentina's Olympic heroes, 10 years on

Where are they now?
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Argentina's 2008 Olympic gold-winning heroes: Where are they now?

Argentina's last title was won a full decade ago, when they claimed gold in the Olympic men's football final on Aug. 23, 2008.

A group featuring several future superstars beat Nigeria 1-0 in Beijing to seal first place and was expected to go on and add more international trophies.

ESPN FC takes a look at coach Sergio Batista's squad and sees what has happened to each player in the years since.

Sergio Romero

Manchester United's No. 2 started the 2014 World Cup final as well as the 2015 and 2016...

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Brazil sack coach Dunga after elimination from Copa America

Brazil sacked coach Dunga on Tuesday after the Selecao failed to get out of the group stage at the Copa America Centenario.

Peru eliminated Brazil with a 1-0 result on Sunday thanks to a controversial goal that appeared to come off the hand of striker Raul Ruidiaz.

But the manner of the defeat was not enough for Dunga to retain his job, as the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) relieved him of his duties after he returned from the United States on Tuesday.

Sources close to Brazilian club...

U.S. U-23s Olympic qualifying loss a failure seen too many times before

FRISCO, Texas -- In 2012, the United States under-23 team failed to qualify for the London Olympics after a speculative, long-range effort from El Salvador's Jaime Alas found its way past goalkeeper Sean Johnson in the 94th minute. The tally forced a 3-3 draw, giving the Americans a tepid third-place showing in their group.

Four years later, Andi Herzog's side couldn't beat Colombia in a two-game playoff, and the U.S. will miss the Olympics for the second-straight time, an "accomplishment" it...

U.S. U-23s not good enough again as they fall to Colombia, miss Olympics

FRISCO, Texas -- The United States men's Under-23 team won't be going to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. The squad fell 2-1 to Colombia, losing the two-game playoff 3-2 on aggregate. It's the second-straight failure to reach the quadrennial tournament for the Stars and Stripes. Here are three thoughts from the match at Toyota Stadium.

1. U.S. not good enough -- again

For the second time in the 2016 Olympic qualifying cycle, the U.S. team went into a match knowing a result would get them to...

U.S. under-23 squad loses to Colombia, will miss Rio Olympics tournament

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FRISCO, Texas -- The United States failed to qualify for consecutive Olympic men's soccer tournaments for the first time in a half century, a collapse players found hard to address or analyze.

Roger Martinez scored twice, Americans Luis Gil and Matt Miazga were ejected and Colombia's under-23 team defeated the U.S. 2-1 Tuesday night to earn the last berth in the Rio de Janeiro Games with a 3-2 aggregate win in the two-leg, total-goals series.

Following a nightmare in Nashville four years ago, when...