'We have obligation to re-sign Messi' says Barcelona president
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu responded to a storm of speculation by saying on Tuesday that the club had "an obligation to re-sign" Lionel Messi, calling him "the best player in history".
Setien plays down Messi and Griezmann uncertainty
Barcelona coach Quique Setien moved to ease concerns on Saturday about the futures of Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann.
Messi unwilling to renew Barca contract
Barcelona captain Lionel Messi has called off negotiations over renewing his contract with the club and is ready to leave the Catalans when his current deal expires in 2021, according to a report by Spanish radio station Cadena Ser on Friday.
Messi scores 700th goal but Atletico draw hurts Barca's title hopes
Lionel Messi scored his 700th career goal but Barcelona suffered another blow to their La Liga title hopes after a 2-2 draw with Atletico Madrid on Tuesday.
Barcelona grind out Bilbao win to put pressure back on Madrid
Barcelona limped to a 1-0 win over Athletic Bilbao on Tuesday that sends them back to the top of La Liga, for 24 hours at least, three points ahead of Real Madrid.
Messi starts as Barcelona resume against Mallorca
Fears over Lionel Messi's fitness were eased when the Argentine star was named to start for Barcelona in their first match in three months
Cristiano Ronaldo is first billionaire footballer, Messi to join ‘Rich Club’ next year
While there are plenty of fans who will say that Cristiano Ronaldo will never top Lionel Messi, there is at least one area where the Portuguese soccer star has bettered his longtime rival. Forbes has declared the goal-addicted player the sport’s biggest earner and its very first billionaire.
Barca confident Messi can face Mallorca, despite thigh injury
Lionel Messi has sustained a "minor" thigh injury, but Barcelona remain confident he will be fit for the team's first game back against Mallorca on June 13, the club said on Friday.
Federer surpasses Ronaldo, Messi as top-earning athlete
Roger Federer has eclipsed Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to top the yearly Forbes list of the highest-paid athletes on the planet. The Swiss maestro jumped four spots to sit top of the pile, earning $106.3million in the past year, as he becomes the first tennis player to lead the way.