Sports in Argentina are hugely popular. The strength of Argentinian football is known throughout the world as the team has won the World Cup several times.
Sports in Argentina are hugely popular. The strength of Argentinian football is known throughout the world as the team has won the World Cup several times. Indeed the Argentinian national team is one of the few teams who have managed to win all of the most important football cups!
Football remains one of the most popular Argentinian sports! Around 90% of the population of Argentina would consider themselves as fans of a club. People enjoy watching it in their houses, in bars and of course in the stadiums too. One of the most famous teams is La Boca whose home ground is in Buenos Aires but there are several very good teams within the country.
In this section though we are not only going to talk about football, we will tell you about some famous Argentinian athletes and sports that you can take part in in Argentina, including surfing! Mar del Plata is a big surfing hotspot where thousands and thousands of people head every weekend to soak up the great atmosphere on the beach and have a go at riding some waves.
Take a look within these pages to find out more!