Kane can prove European pedigree at Juventus
Harry Kane scored more goals than Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi in 2017, but it is on the Champions League stage the prolific Tottenham striker must deliver to be truly measured against the five-time World Players of the Year.
Neymar left Barca to come out of Messi’s shadow, says Alves
Neymar is already “up there” with Lionel Messi but made the right decision to leave Barcelona to escape the Argentine’s shadow, believes compatriot and Paris Saint-Germain team-mate Dani Alves.
Missed Messi penalty costs Barca in cup derby defeat
Lionel Messi missed a penalty as Espanyol struck in the dying moments to consign Barcelona to their first defeat since August, 1-0 in the first leg of the Copa del Rey quarter-finals on Wednesday.
Messi puts on masterclass for watching Coutinho
Lionel Messi put on a masterclass in front of new recruit Philippe Coutinho as Barcelona trounced Celta Vigo 5-0 Thursday to ease into the Copa del Rey quarter-finals 6-1 on aggregate.
Players capable of usurping Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo in Ballon d’Or titles race
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have won every Ballon d’Or since 2008. The world’s best two players have both won the accolade five times, but 2018 could be the year when their duopoly is finally broken with Neymar, Kylian Mbappe, Harry Kane and Paul Pogba among the contenders. For the past decade, the Ballon d’Or…
Suarez, Messi maintain Barca's La Liga lead
Barcelona restored their lead at the top of La Liga to five points as Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi struck in the final 20 minutes to edge out 10-man Villarreal 2-0 on Sunday.
Crespo wants Messi, Dybala attack against Eagles
Legendary Argentina number nine, Hernan Crespo has urged the Albiceleste Coach, Jorge Sampaoli to pair Paolo Dybala with Lionel MEssi at the World Cup...
Messi extends Barcelona contract until 2021
Lionel Messi ended months of speculation when finally putting pen to paper on Saturday to extend his contract with Barcelona until 2021, the club announced, making official an agreement reached in July.