Barcelona kick off in Spanish Supercup with Messi as captain
Barcelona kick off a new season and a new era when they take on Sevilla in the Spanish Supercup in Morocco on Sunday with Lionel Messi newly installed as club captain.
Messi assumes Barcelona captaincy
Lionel Messi will captain Barcelona this season with Sergio Busquets and Gerard Pique acting as the Argentine legend's lieutenants, the club announced on Friday.
Mbappe, Salah, others nominated for FIFA Best Men’s Player award
FIFA have on Tuesday announced the official 10-man shortlist for The Best FIFA Men's Player award 2018. Brazil superstar and the world's most expensive player, Neymar did not make it to the list while one African, Mohamed Salah is among the nominees. Nominees who made the list include, Kylian Mbappe, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Kevin…
Don’t retire from international football yet, Tevez tells Messi
Former Argentina forward, Carlos Tevez, has urged Lionel Messi not to retire from international football, but advises that the country should do more to support their star player in the future.
Messi and Ronaldo take centre stage as World Cup enters knockouts
The world's two greatest players roar into the knockout stage of the World Cup on Saturday, with Lionel Messi's Argentina and Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal targeting a place in the quarter-finals.
Messi and Ronaldo gear up for World Cup knockout phase
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi take centre stage as the World Cup shifts into high gear at the weekend with the start of the knockout matches in the loaded top half of the draw.
How Eagles, La Albiceleste game left passengers stranded, fans deflated
During the Eagles versus La Albiceleste match, a lot of passengers were left stranded at various bus stops, as commercial drivers joined millions of other Nigerians to watch the epic encounter.
Maradona drama is a problem for Argentina and Messi
When Lionel Messi ran to the corner and sank to his knees, the enduring image of Argentina scrambling into the World Cup's last 16 was set.