Neymar, Ronaldo, Messi on FIFA best player shortlist
Neymar was named alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi on the three-man shortlist for the Best FIFA Men's Player Award, which was announced in London on Friday.
Messi hits four as Barca maintain perfect start
Lionel Messi added four more goals to his soaring early season tally as a much-changed Barcelona maintained their 100 percent start to La Liga by routing Eibar 6-1 on Tuesday.
Messi's double inspires Barca to Juventus revenge
Ivan Rakitic added a second after Messi's run and cross opened up the Juventus defence before the Argentine rounded off the scoring by drilling home his second of the evening 19 minutes from time.
Messi hat-trick ensures Barca pounce on Madrid stumble
Earlier, Madrid paid for the absence of the suspended Cristiano Ronaldo and a series of missed chances by Gareth Bale as they were held to a shock 1-1 home draw by newly-promoted Levante.
Messi deal 'signed' by agent, claims Bartomeu
Barcelona's under-fire president Josep Maria Bartomeu launched a counter-attack on his critics on Tuesday by insisting a four-year contract extension for Lionel Messi has been signed by the player's agent and father, Jorge Horacio Messi.
Messi makes amends for missed penalty in Barca win
Lionel Messi scored twice and saw a penalty saved as Barcelona maintained their perfect start to the season in La Liga with a 2-0 win at Alaves on Saturday.
How long can Messi wait for Barca to get their act together?
For the first three minutes of Wednesday’s Spanish Super Cup second leg, Lionel Messi was flat out.
Terrorist attacks mar La Liga's return
Spain's La Liga returns on Friday under the shadow of terrorist attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils that left 14 killed and more than a hundred injured.