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Angel Di Maria

26-Year-Old Midfielder     Real Madrid  La Liga


STATUS:  Out   INJURY:  Thigh    EST. RETURN:  Unknown
Birthdate:  February 14, 1988    Birthplace:  Rosario, Argentina
Nationality:  Argentina    Height:  5' 10"    Weight:  165 lbs    

July 12, 2014    Angel Di Maria News

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Di Maria pulled out of training with Argentina on Saturday and is now considered doubtful to play in the World Cup final against Germany on Sunday, the Daily Mail reports.

Di Maria initially suffered his thigh injury during the quarterfinals against Belgium and he was initially ruled out of the tournament. He apparently had gotten close enough to full fitness to participate in Sunday's finale until Saturday's setback. He has yet to be officially ruled out, but he'll surely be limited if he's able to play at all.

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Angel Di Maria: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

July 6, 2014

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Di Maria will miss the rest of the World Cup for Argentina after suffering a torn right thigh muscle in their quarterfinal win over Belgium on Saturday, The Guardian reports.

Di Maria left after just eight minutes due to the injury, and he is likely to miss some of Real Madrid's pre-season tour as a result.

July 5, 2014

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Di Maria picked up a thigh injury in Argentina's quarterfinal win over Belgium on Saturday and he could miss the semifinal against the Netherlands, the Associated Press reports.

Di Maria had to come off in the first half of Saturday's game, but he he will undergo further tests Sunday to determine the extent of the injury. He was replaced by Enzo Perez, who is one of a number of potential replacements should di Maria be ruled out.

October 19, 2013

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Di Maria scored in the 46th minute of Saturday's 2-0 win over Malaga.

The goal was Di Maria's first Liga score this season, although he did score twice in a Champions League match against Copenhagen back on October 2. He's been fairly active lately and will look to keep that going Wednesday against Juventus in a Champions League match before the season's first Clasico next Saturday.

October 5, 2013

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Di Maria recorded an assist during Saturday's 3-2 win over Levante.

A nice performance for Di Maria after scoring two goals against Copenhagen in the Champions League on Tuesday. He's had a difficult time finding a consistent spot in the Starting XI but after two solid performances, he could see more time on the pitch moving forward.

September 1, 2013

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Di Maria recorded an assist, along with two shots (one on-goal) during Sunday's 3-1 victory over Athletic Bilbao.

The assist was Di Maria's first of the season, after he recorded six last year, along with seven goals in Liga action.

February 20, 2012

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Di Maria came on for the first time in two months for Real Madrid and scored a beautiful curling goal to mark his return in his team's 4-0 victory.

If the young Argentine can find his health, Real Madrid could be a force that can not be caught in La Liga. Madrid has a ten point lead through 23 games.

December 18, 2011

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Di Maria put in a great performance with a goal and two assists before being subbed off in Real Madrid's 6-2 victory over Sevilla.

An inspiring performance as he dedicated it to his late father in law. The young Argentine has settled in at Real and with him and Ronaldo on the wings, Madrid has a lot of speed on the flanks.