Players in Falklands banner stunt
Published 08/06/2014 | 03:02
The team displayed the message apparently in support of the country's claims over the sovereignty of the islands in the South Atlantic, which are a British Overseas Territory.
Despite repeated diplomatic clashes over the territory since President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner took power in Argentina in 2007, islanders voted by 1,513 to three in favour of remaining British in a referendum last year, which Prime Minister David Cameron said "could not have sent a clearer message".
Argentina beat Slovenia 2-0, with goals from Lionel Messi and Ricardo Alvarez.