Argentina has now made 11 World Cups, having won two (1978, 1986). Entering 2014, Los Gauchos have finished in the quarterfinals in the past three tournaments.
In a light Group F, Argentina is heavily favored to make it into the knockout stage. Should Lionel Messi flourish, the squad could take the entire cup. Below is a full preview of the team, along with some Argentina World Cup odds.