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'La Pulga' was handed a four-match ban after cursing at the linesman during the game between La Albiceleste and Chile. How does this affect Argentina's chances of making it to the World Cup?
Linesman Emerson Augusto Do Carvalho may not be one of the most known names in football these days, but his name will not be forgotten soon by Argentinean fans around the world. Read the rest of the article »
Lionel Messi wasn't able to hold his tongue and handed the linesman...
The Albiceleste captain will miss crucial qualifiers against Bolivia, Uruguay, Venezuela and Peru.
Argentina have been handed a huge blow ahead of their clash with Bolivia in the World Cup qualifying round. The two-time World Cup winners will be without star captain Lionel Messi. Read the rest of the article »
La Albiceleste travel to Estadio Hernando Siles for their last...
The Argentine ace hurled unacceptable insults at the linesman during their 1-0 win vs. Chile
On Wednesday, Argentina beat Chile 1-0 thanks to Lionel Messi to move into third spot in the CONMEBOL World Cup qualifiers. Despite scoring the winning goal, the Barca ace was livid during the game – especially towards the end. Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinean striker and his father are facing a 21-month sentence, with their appeal being heard on April 20.
The Spanish Judicial System has agreed to make its final ruling on Lionel Messi's tax fraud case during a crucial week for Los Blaugranas. Spanish tax authorities decided to have the hearing on April 20, three days prior to the clash between Real Madrid... Read the rest of the article »
The Albiceleste boss full of praise for his team after the 1-0 win over Chile, nonetheless.
On Wednesday, Argentina faced off with Chile in a World Cup qualifier. As in several instances before, Lionel Messi proved pivotal to La Albiceleste’s win, scoring the only goal through a penalty. Read the rest of the article »
It marked a resurgence under La Pulga, having...
The CONMEBOL WC Qualifiers restart on Thursday. Which teams have endangered their options of attending the global tournament?
The South American World Cup Qualifiers are known to be one of the toughest in the world, considering the top caliber teams playing in it, and also because it's one of the longest in the world (eighteen games). Read the rest of the article »
These notions have been proven...
Both Spanish football giants walked away with tough wins against Athletic and Valencia, leaving a two-point gap between them at the top.
There will be no games in La Liga for the next 10 days, but that doesn't mean that there will be no talking points about it during the International break. Read the rest of the article »
The title race seems to be down to two teams, and of course, it couldn't be other clubs...
Lionel Messi is a football god, there is no doubt about that....
Lionel Messi is one of the greatest footballers to have ever lived, if not the greatest. And his statistics over the past eight seasons at the Nou Camp are beyond shocking. Read the rest of the article »
La Pulga, as he is commonly referred to by his fans, scored a brace...
Gerard Pique could be conspicuously missing when Lionel Messi finally ties the knot with Antonella in the summer.
While the absence of the celebrity duo is shocking, the reason behind it is even worse. According to a report published on Spanish Newspaper El Pais, Lionel Messi's girlfriend Antonella Roccuzzo does not want Shakira to attend the wedding due to the supposed... Read the rest of the article »
Lionel Messi loves playing against Valencia, and here's why....
As Barcelona prepare to host Valencia at Nou Camp in La Liga on Sunday, we take a look at one specific player - Lionel Messi. La Pulga has quite an impressive record against Los Che as you are about to find out. Read the rest of the article »
Messi's third-favorite opponent
The Argentinean ace, who is also a spokesman for UNICEF, used his Facebook page to create consciousness about the situation.
Usually, football players use their social media accounts to promote themselves or some of the brands they have sponsorship deals with. This time, Lionel Messi put to good use his Facebook page by creating awareness of a humanitarian situation. Read the rest of the article »
And it's not for his love of the game.
Lionel Messi sat down with Uruguayan show Por la camiseta, which was aired on Monday. The Argentine footballer, known for being closed, spoke about several different topics. Read the rest of the article »
One of the more interesting issues involved his son, Thiago, the older...
Both Edinson Cavani and Lionel Messi feature, two South America superstars who will go head-to-head in Barca vs. PSG.
On Wednesday, fans will be treated to a juicy clash between Barcelona and PSG in the Champions League. The two clubs will battle it out in the second-leg of their round of 16 tie, with the Catalan giants needing to overturn the 4-0 deficit. Read the rest of the article »
The Blaugrana will have their work cut out for them when they welcome the Ligue 1 giants to Camp Nou.
Two clubs have a four-goal deficit to overcome this week in the Champions League round of 16: Arsenal and Barcelona. Although no one has their money on an Alexis Sanchez and Co. comeback, opinions are split on the Blaugrana’s chances of progressing. Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinean ace had one of the worst games of his career against Les Parisiens. Will his hunger for revenge help Barcelona to beat the current Ligue 1 champions?
Everyone in the world knows that Barcelona's chances of a comeback against PSG are slim, but those chances will dramatically increase if Messi steps up and delivers one of his usual massive performances. Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinean striker shocked the world...
Lionel Messi did an unusual phone call celebration in Barcelona's 5-0 win over Celta Vigo on Saturday in La Liga.
La Pulga opened the scoring in the 24th minute but left many fans astonished by his rare celebration. He pointed into the stands, then appeared to be making a phone call to someone after the goal. But moments after the match, his entourage told Spanish... Read the rest of the article »
This comes after UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin admitted that he fears the Barca duo might not be allowed in Britain.
UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin recently raised concerns regarding Britain’s exit from the UK – also known as Brexit. He fears that it could result in some huge players – namely Barca duo Lionel Messi and Neymar – being denied... Read the rest of the article »
La Liga's superstars had a weekend to remember, thanks to their goalscoring heroics against Atlético and Villarreal, respectively.
Barcelona and Real Madrid passed their weekend's tests with flying colors, as Los Blaugranas and Los Blancos secured tough away wins against Atlético and Villarreal respectively. Read the rest of the article »
Zinedine Zidane's men rallied back from a two-goal deficit...
Lionel Messi's 86th-minute goal was all Barcelona needed to dismiss rivals Atletico Marid in La Liga.La
Barcelona were on the verge of dropping important points in their league game against Atletico Madrid on Sunday at the Vincente Calderon. But it took the intervention of Lionel Messi in the 86th minute to seal the three important points for the Catalonian... Read the rest of the article »
Here's our preview of the UCL last 16 first leg action just incase you missed anything.
The UCL last 16 matches came with their own set of results that many football fans across the world did not anticipate. It was a week full of drama and unexpected performances from players who's careers had taken a slump in the recent past. Notable giants... Read the rest of the article »