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The Uruguayan striker has a goal and an assist to his name against Granada. He was carded in the 14th minute of the first half.
It was not all fun and laughs for Barcelona’s players after beating Granada 3-1 at Camp Nou on Saturday. Luis Suárez was furious for having to leave the field in the 79th minute and letting Pedro take his place.
Despite having scored once and given one assist to Messi earlier in the game, Luis Enrique thought getting the Uruguayan out of the game as he already had a yellow card... Read the rest of the article »
Despite enjoying a successful 2015 so far, the four-time Ballon d'Or winner has not been so sharp in some areas.
Earlier today, Manchester City welcomed Barcelona in a re-match from last season's Champions League.
The visitors had raced into an early 2-0 lead before half-time courtesy of a double from new striker Luis Suarez, but Sergio Aguero was able to halve the deficit within the second half. The reigning Premier League champions were dealt a heavy blow as Gael Clichy was sent off, meaning this is... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentine duo, good friends, will go head-to-head when Man City and Barcelona lock horns on Tuesday.
Argentine duo Sergio Aguero and Lionel Messi, two of the world's hottest strikers, will go head-to-head on Tuesday when Manchester City welcome Barcelona to the Etihad in the Champions League last-16.
The two share a great relationship, but according to the Citizens forward, Tuesday night's highly-anticipated tie is no place for friendships.
"It’s clear that friendship has... Read the rest of the article »
According to one former Barcelona ace, the 27-year-old Argentine could end his 10-year love affair with the Blaugrana as early as next summer.
With the Champions League last-16 clash between Manchester City and Barcelona just around the corner, all the limelight will be on the Catalan giants' indispensable Argentine; Lionel Messi.
The 27-year-old attacker has been in excellent form since the new year, scoring 14 goals and assisting nine in 2015 alone. However, ahead of Tuesday night's Etihad encounter, La Pulga is once again dominating... Read the rest of the article »
The legendary Arsenal striker referred to both players as two of the best in history, requesting fans to stop comparing them for their efforts.
Former Arsenal and Barcelona striker Thierry Henry referred to what Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are doing for the game of football. Comparisons aside, the French legend said he was astounded by how both players keep getting better over the years, ending his quotes by asking fans simply to enjoy what they can do on the pitch.
"It's not easy to maintain such a high level of performance... Read the rest of the article »
The three players were seen outside a Casino in Barcelona. Fabregas' wife posted a picture with Messi's other half.
Lionel Messi wanted to win again on Sunday night, but this time not on the soccer field, but at the Casino de Barcelona. The Argentinian was spotted with Gerard Pique and Cesc Fabregas at around midnight.
Despite the criticism Barcelona has faced after their recent defeat to Malaga, Pique and Messi found some time to meet up with their former teammate. There is a possibility they were asking... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinian star revealed he had issues in and off the field. Claims that Barcelona's chemistry couldn't be better.
Lionel Messi admits that the 2013-2014 season was far from what he expected. Starting this year, the Argentinian striker is showing the world what they’ve been missing.
“I knew it hadn’t been a great year, where I had a lot of problems on and off the pitch,” Messi said after Barcelona failed to win La Liga, Copa del Rey and Champions League.
Probably, the hardest... Read the rest of the article »
Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema, James Rodriguez, Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi appear in the ad. They believe abuse can work as motivation.
Football players live a life many of us would like to live. Playing the sport they love and getting paid millions to do so, sounds like a good deal. But in a job where millions are watching, haters will exist but they must not prevail.
There is sometimes so much to envy about the lifestyle of a soccer player
In a new commercial campaign launched by ADIDAS, stars from Real Madrid and Barcelona... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid's trip to the Veltins Arena on Wednesday will prove a golden opportunity for Ronaldo to gain ground in the Champions League goalscoring charts.
After a long hiatus, Champions League football finally resumes, much to the pleasure of football fans across the globe, with four exciting games set to take place on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week.
Two months have passed since the world last enjoyed European football's top competition. The group stage wrapped up on December 9, and on February 17, the much-awaited round of 16 kicks off.
Paris... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinian superstar scored the 23rd hat-trick of his career against Levante, leading Barcelona to its eleventh consecutive victory.
Lionel Messi had one more amazing night with Barcelona, leading his team to a comfortable 5-0 win against Levante. Messi scored the 23rd hat-trick of his career playing in La Liga, and his 34th considering all competitions.
Messi participated in four of his team's goals, assisting Neymar's opener after 17 minutes. His first goal of the evening came during the 38th minute mark, taking full advantage... Read the rest of the article »
Are you really a die hard Lionel Messi fan? Take this test to see how much you actually know about one of the greatest players ever.
Do you consider yourself to be a Lionel Messi fan? Well, then you may have no problem answering a few questions about the player's astonishing career.
We all know that Messi is La Liga's all-time top scorer, that he recently got his third tattoo, and of course, we are all aware that he is yet to make his mark with his National team. But can you stand a chance answering questions about... Read the rest of the article »
In a video filmed by TMZSports, the Brazilian legend admitted that the Argentine, not his Real Madrid counterpart Cristiano Ronaldo, is the best in the world.
Just as fans of both parties in the never-ending Messi vs Ronaldo debate neared a temporary truce, Brazilian legend Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima has poured gas on fire by publicly admitting he favors the Argentine over the Portuguese ace.
In a video filmed by TMZSports, the 38-year-old former Inter Milan, Barcelona, and Real Madrid attacker, idolized by football fans and pundits... Read the rest of the article »
According to the Spanish defender, Luis Enrique calls all the shots at Camp Nou.
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has opened up and given a little insight into the relationship between manager Luis Enrique and star attacker Lionel Messi, admitting that the two had a bust-up at one point in the season since the Asturian coach's takeover at Camp Nou.
However, according to the Spanish center-back, both player and coach have moved past their reported disagreement which sparked... Read the rest of the article »
Lionel Messi is the third footballer to reach 10 million followers. Neymar and Ronaldo top the list.
When you can’t get enough Lionel Messi on TV, you go and follow him on social media. That is something fans of the Argentinian have very clear as they have helped him reach 10 million followers on Instagram.
To celebrate the special occasion, Messi posted a custom made shirt of his achievement while thanking fans for helping him out.
Leo Messi shows off a custom-made... Read the rest of the article »
One had a sluggish start this season, the later is struggling with form currently. Here, we take a look at Messi and Ronaldo's numbers this year.
It is inevitable. With Barcelona's semi-final Copa del Rey clash with Villarreal on Wednesday fast approaching, the limelight is set to be on one particular man; Lionel Messi.
The Argentine looks a player possessed ever since the turn of the new year. Despite a sluggish start to the season, Messi has been the club's most influential player as of late, headlining the Blaugrana's resurgence in... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinian wingman stated that when his contract with Man United ends, he hopes he can finish his career with his first club, Rosario Central.
Angel Di Maria revealed in an interview his thoughts about a possible Lionel Messi transfer to the Premier League. The player from Rosario, good friend of "La Pulga", stated he believes Messi would work just fine with Jose Mourinho, although he considers highly unlikely Barcelona's Number 10 will ever leave Los Blaugranas.
"In principle, I don't think Leo wants to leave Barcelona.... Read the rest of the article »
Messi agrees there were many great memories made in Brazil 2014. Losing the final seems to be impossible to forget.
Many of us might have already moved on from what happened at Maracana in the final of the 2014 Brazil World Cup between Argentina and Germany. By many, let's not include the players of the Albiceleste, including Lionel Messi.
The Argentinian sat down for an interview with FIFA.com and went over every single highlight of the past World Cup edition. From the first game against Bosnia-Herzegovina... Read the rest of the article »
The commercial is part of a three-year partnership between the club and the airline. It features Messi, Neymar and other soccer stars showcasing Qatar Airways destinations.
FC Barcelona players spend quite some time training at Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper. Every seven days, we are used to seeing them play at the Nou Camp or a different venue. But apparently, they do have fun while traveling on vacation.
That last assumption is based on a new commercial from one of their main sponsors, Qatar Airways. This is the second TV spot made as part of the three-year deal... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentine ace's long-range goal was the third in a crazy four minutes that eventually put Barcelona ahead.
Given that title rivals Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid both won their games this weekend, it was crucial for Barcelona to keep pace and earn three points in their match against Villarreal earlier today.
However, Camp Nou was temporarily stunned--but for the wrong reasons--as the Yellow Submarine seized an early lead.
But, with the match looking like the first 45 would conclude with the... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona's mercurial forwards have been unstoppable in recent games and Atletico must devise a plan to keep them at bay if they are to get anything out of the match.
Messi and Neymar have formed a formidable partnership between themselves, one which will surely be giving the Atletico defence nightmares as we draw near to the second leg of the Copa Del Rey semi final. The two South American forwards have scored a mammoth total of 50 goals among themselves in all competitions already and combined delightfully to produce devastating effects when Barca went against... Read the rest of the article »