Lionel Messi struck twice as his 10-man team beat Elche in their opening La Liga match.
Diego Maradona said Lionel Messi did not deserve to win the World Cup Golden Ball Award.
Celebrations are expected to continue after Germany beat Argentina in the World Cup final.
Argentina were left gutted after being beaten by Germany in the 2014 Fifa World Cup final.
Safa President Danny Jordaan says the Europeans may have a slight edge.
Argentina and Germany go head to head at the Maracanã in Rio the World Cup final tonight.