Messi sidelined for 3 weeks with fractured arm
FC Barcelona captain Lionel Messi will be out of action for three weeks after he fractured his right arm during Saturday’s 4-2 La Liga win over Sevilla, a club statement said.
Messi would struggle in current Man United team, says Scholes
Paul Scholes says even Lionel Messi would struggle to shine in the current Manchester United team and that the struggling club are being laughed at by their rivals.
Maradona says Messi is not a leader for Argentina
Lionel Messi "is not a leader," said Diego Maradona of the current Argentina talisman in an interview in Mexico.
How Messi’s magic continues to confound English clubs in Champions League
“Lionel Messi shows in every game why he is Messi. His average performance is this type of game,” said Spurs boss, Maurico Pochettino after his fellow Argentine inspired Barcelona to a 4-2 victory over Tottenham in their Champions League group game at Wembley on Wednesday. Two goals, exquisite passing and not a pair of gloves…
Messi, Rakitic light up Wembley as stylish Barca sink Spurs
Lionel Messi's Wembley masterclass and a sublime strike from Ivan Rakitic got Barcelona back in the groove as they clinched a pulsating 4-2 victory against Tottenham on Wednesday.
Modric threatens to end Ronaldo-Messi era as world's best
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi's decade-long domination of football's individual awards is under threat from Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder Luka Modric and Liverpool's Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah when FIFA's player of the year is announced on Monday.
Barcelona, Madrid hope to continue winning streak as Laliga returns
Joint leaders of the Spanish LaLiga Santander, Barcelona and Real Madrid will aim to continue their 100 per cent records on tricky trips to face Basque sides Real Sociedad and Athletic Club, as returns this weekend. All four Champions League teams in Spain are playing on Saturday ahead of the return of UEFA competition next…
Messi missing as FIFA shortlists Ronaldo, Modric, Salah for Best Football awards
For the first time in 11 years, Argentina Captain, Lionel Messi is not among the three players shortlisted by FIFA for the Best Football Awards. Rather, Cristiano Ronaldo...
Ronaldo, Salah and Modric nominated for FIFA best player award
Lionel Messi was left off the shortlist for the FIFA's men's player of the year award on Monday as his old rival Cristiano Ronaldo was named alongside Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah. Messi has dominated the award along with Ronaldo over the past decade, but the Barcelona star has been omitted from the list of…