In Argentina, the sport of Soccer is known as "Futbol." It is the national pastime and the national craze. El Futbol is what life is about for many Argenines. They go wild when their team wins and the go wild if their team loses.
The World Cup of Soccer is a huge deal for Argentina. Not only do alway expect to qualify; they alway expect to win!
Argentina has many professional teams. But, two in particular stand out, Boca and River. Though they may have another favorite team on he side, every futbol fan in Argentina root for either Boca or River.