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What Ronaldo accomplished in one game, many players fail to achieve in their entire career. Not even Messi can boast these records.
In one single game, Cristiano Ronaldo added a list of reasons as to why he is the greatest football player on earth, if not in history. Yes, even ahead of Lionel Messi.
On Saturday, the Portuguese ace traveled to Estadio Ramón Sánchez-Pizjuán as Real Madrid locked horns with Sevilla.
Pressure was on Los Blancos to keep up in the title race due to Barcelona’s... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinian scored Barcelona's 100th goal in the Spanish top flight with a well placed header, just when the second half of the match against Cordoba started.
Lionel Messi celebrated the 10th anniversary of his first goal with his 40th goal this season, which puts him in the lead of La Liga's scorers. Barcelona has scored 102 goals so far this season while playing La Liga matches, following today's display which included three goals by Luis Suarez, a header by Gerard Pique, a penalty kick by Neymar and a right-footed strike by Ivan Rakitic.
Surprisingly... Read the rest of the article »
However, Los Blancos legend and New York Cosmos ace Raul has ranked rival Lionel Messi above the likes of Cristiano, Zidane, and Figo.
Real Madrid ace Cristiano Ronaldo came under heavy fire after he appeared to be upset with team-mate Alvaro Arbeloa for scoring when the Portuguese ace had a chance of making the score sheet, on Wednesday, against Almeria.
However, Mexican striker Javier Hernandez spoke of the incident in a brighter light, ruling it out as an obsession with goals, one which makes Ronaldo the best in the world... Read the rest of the article »
It's been close to 40 years since the shot was created. Players like Zidane and Ronaldo have given it a try.
Antonin Panenka knows many have tried to emulate what he did in the 1976 European Championship final from the spot. For the creator of such gutsy shot, none of the attempts have been better than Lionel Messi’s against Getafe.
Zinedine Zidane is widely remembered for trying it in the 2006 World Cup Final against Italy. The shot went in but Panenka was not impressed. Francesco Totti... Read the rest of the article »
Their first child was born in November 2012. La Pulga and his partner have been together since 2008.
Lionel Messi is not only smiling because of what happens on the field, not it is reported that the Argentinian could become a father for the second time. La Pulga confirmed the news with a post on social media this Thursday morning.
Messi had posted a picture on Instagram saying that him and his partner Antonella Roccuzzo, 27, were already expecting another addition to the family. The name has... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester City's striker included his former father-in-law Diego Armando Maradona, alongside Messi and Brazilian striker Ronaldo.
Sergio Aguero shared what he considers to be his all-time favorite lineup. In a video posted on Manchester City's Youtube channel, "El Kun" chose to leave him out of the lineup, in favor of such players as Lionel Messi, Ronaldo Nazario and Diego Maradona.
Agüero chose Oliver Kahn as the team's goalkeeper, Roberto Ayala, Sergio Ramos and Fernando Hierro to make a three-men... Read the rest of the article »
Messi, Suarez and Neymar scored at least once today against Getafe to reach 100 goals between them in all competitions.
Barcelona's strikers have proven to be very effective this season, and their most recent milestone speaks for itself. Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar have collaborated with Barcelona's season by scoring 102 goals between them, giving them a chance to increase that number with more games to come for them.
Today, Los Blaugranas meant business against Getafe, a side they were unable to defeat... Read the rest of the article »
According to the legendary Man United boss, Ronaldo could still be the star that he is today even at Millwall, but believes Messi is just "a Barcelona player".
Legendary Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson weighed in on the Cristiano Ronaldo vs Lionel Messi debate, and had a not-too-pleasing verdict for the Argentine and his legion of supporters.
The question was put up to the Scottish tactician on the BBC, and the 73-year-old spoke highly of the player he signed from Sporting at the age of 18.
Whilst Ferguson admitted fans of the Barcelona... Read the rest of the article »
La Liga's top scorers are once again competing against each other for the award, since no other player can match their goal scoring ability.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi continue their dispute over any individual award there is. This time, both La Liga strikers were revealed as the frontrunners to win this year's Golden Shoe. This will be the sixth consecutive year either player will take the trophy home, with Diego Forlán being the last striker to win the award prior to Messi and CR7 dominating the ranking.
Each... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan striker was key for Barcelona's 2-0 win in the Catalunyan derby against Espanyol, even if he wasn't able to put his name on the scoreboard.
Luis Suarez's contribution to Barcelona's attack is not limited to scoring goals. Today, Suarez was the key to his team's display in the Catalunyan derby, leaving Neymar all alone for the first goal of the game and assisting Messi for the Argentinian's 36th goal of the tournament. With this win, Barcelona increases their lead over Real Madrid, who have a game in hand tomorrow.
Suarez has handed... Read the rest of the article »
Communist politician Alberto Garzón denied that there's a chance the Argentinian could be convicted for his tax situation with Spanish authorities.
Spanish authorities believe some of their distinguished guests are not being judged as normal people. Particularly, Lionel Messi's problems with the country's tax authorities have sparked criticism by Comunist party member Alberto Garzon. The Spanish legislator revealed that it is his belief that the Argentinian is receiving special treatment for being a famous footballer, adding that convicting Barcelona's... Read the rest of the article »
Zlatan is returning to UCL action after a one game suspension. He has scored ten goals in his last five games.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns to Barcelona wanting to surprise his former team in the second leg of the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals. Before he steps into the pitch, the Swedish striker wants Messi, Suarez, Neymar and the rest of Barcelona to be ready for him, because he is ready to impress everyone at Camp Nou.
The same player that said that the World Cup would be nothing without him and... Read the rest of the article »
Messi hit the advertising signs and then the ground with his face first. It has almost been ten years since he scored his first goal with Barcelona.
Lionel Messi was too excited to score his 400th goal with Barcelona that he could not control his steps after giving Barcelona a 2-0 lead against Valencia.
It was a goal that was just as important for him as it was for his team. By reaching a new milestone, he had given Los Cules a comfortable lead they would not relinquish. Now Barcelona is still two points ahead of Real Madrid with only... Read the rest of the article »
What do Messi, Neymar, Suarez, Cavani, Silva, and Lavezzi have in common? They're all from South American, and will all set the UCL quarter-finals alight.
On Wednesday, Champions League football continues with a mouth-watering clash between European heavyweights Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona.Two sides with substantial chances of lifting the trophy, the Ligue 1 champions and La Liga leaders will both look to secure an advantage over their opponents ahead of the return leg, at Camp Nou.
An array of talents will be on display at the Parc des... Read the rest of the article »
He also does not consider either Messi or Ronaldo as the best players in the world.
Eric Cantona is certain that if it weren’t for Catalonia, Spain would have never won the World Cup. He does not think that the best player in the world plays in La Liga and he is not a fan of someone who controls football but hasn’t played it.
The French legend gave a press conference at the Laureus World Sports Awards. His answers may nothave been what many people are used to hearing... Read the rest of the article »
The proposal is currently being analyzed by UEFA and is most likely to be approved. Scheduling may be the biggest obstacle for it to happen.
Not too long ago, former Real Madrid legend Ronaldo claimed that he would like to have Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi playing for his team. Having both football stars wearing the same jersey may happen sooner than expected.
UEFA is currently attempting to schedule an All-Star match with the best players in European clubs. The players would be split into “Team South” and “Team... Read the rest of the article »
Check out the best reaction to the 2-2 draw, as Messi and Neymar were praised, Pique humiliated, and Real Madrid made happy.
On Saturday, La Liga leaders Barcelona traveled to face fifth-placed Sevilla in a tricky encounter. Despite having lost every fixture against the Blaugrana since 2010, Unai Emery's crew have not tasted defeat at home for over 14 months.
The Catalan giants, however, were unable to secure victory at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan, drawing 2-2 in the closing stage of the game.
It was Barcelona... Read the rest of the article »
What were the origins of the best footballers of our time? What were their nicknames? Where did it all break out for them? Find out in this couple of videos!
If you were asked to draw Cristiano Ronaldo's and Lionel Messi's life, which highlights would you include? Would you start with the origins of each of these superstars, or would you skip directly to their moments of glory? Well, our pals from Football Daily took the time to look into each of these player's career, giving you a fun approach on their early life, how they got their start into football... Read the rest of the article »
Luis Suarez is in top scoring form but one yellow card away from suspension in La Liga. Barcelona has only received 17 goals this season.
Luis Enrique has lots to think about when choosing who will play the next games for Barcelona. The Spanish manager is fully aware that losing in La Liga as well as in the first leg against Paris Saint Germain could create some issues.
First, in the domestic league, Los Cules will visit Sevilla, who they beat in the first round of the tournament by 5-1. Los Hispalenses are currently fifth in... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blancos came calling, but Barcelona was the only club in his heart, according to the Uruguayan striker.
Last season, Luis Suarez was football's most sought after striker. After a successful 2013-14 season with Liverpool in the English Premier League, in which he netted 31 goals and was named Player of the Year, clubs were drolling over the prospect of having the former Ajax man among their ranks.
A controversial World Cup campaign and a four-month ban from football doused interest from many clubs... Read the rest of the article »