• Messi's son Thiago joins Barca baby team

    Messi junior will be one of the first to take part in Barcelona's pilot programme aimed towards the 3-5 year age bracket.

  • Argentina dig deep to take draw

    Argentina stage a great escape to come away from Merida with a share of the points, as they battle back from two goals down to take a 2-2 draw against Venezuela.

  • Messi allays injury worries

    Lionel Messi plays down the seriousness of a hamstring injury which forced him to come home early from international duty with Argentina.

  • 'To start from zero'

    Anyone who thought Lionel Messi dyed his hair blond just for fun or for no good reason was wrong. Emphatically wrong.

  • Barca sign Ronaldinho... again!

    Ronaldinho is back at Barcelona as an ambassador for their New York office.

  • Why La Pulga pulled out the peroxide

    Barcelona's blonde bombshell Lionel Messi reveals the reason behind his drastic change of hairstyle over the summer.

  • False Neymar arrested

    Brazilian police arrest a man who allegedly posed as Neymar as part of a shocking extortion plot.

  • 'Messi doesn't quit': Fans show their love for Leo

    Argentina fans show their love for Messi who returned to international football after ending his short-lived retirement during the 1-0 win over Uruguay.

  • Jesus sparkles as Brazil down Ecuador

    Two goals from teenage prodigy Gabriel Jesus fire Brazil to their first ever qualifying victory in Ecuador to reignite the South American giants' 2018 World Cup qualification campaign.

  • Messi marks return with winner

    Lionel Messi strikes the only goal of the game as 10-man Argentina secure a 1-0 win over rivals Uruguay in World Cup qualifying.

  • Messi staying in Arg retirement would be 'a sin'

    Javier Mascherano says it would have been a sin had Lionel Messi stayed in international retirement and not played for Argentina.

  • Alcacer close to Barca move

    Barcelona are on the verge of completing a reported 30 million euro move for Spain international Paco Alcacer from Valencia.

  • Messi's int'l return may get delayed

    Lionel Messi's return to international duty with Argentina could be delayed by a groin injury.

  • ‘Barca maintain hunger for titles’

    Barcelona coach Luis Enrique highlights the hunger of his squad not to be ousted by Real Madrid as Spanish champions after a hard-fought 1-0 win at Athletic Bilbao.

  • Man City seal Bravo deal

    Manchester City sign Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo from Barcelona for an initial 18 million euros ($20.3 million), the clubs confirm.

  • Messi wins goal of the season

    Lionel Messi has won the UEFA Goal of the Season award for a brilliantly worked strike against Roma in the Champions League.

  • All eyes on Monaco

    The eyes of European football will be on Monaco on Thursday as holders Real Madrid and the rest of the continent's elite discover their fate when the Champions League group-stage draw is made.

  • Maradona slates Messi

    Argentina great Diego Maradona criticises Lionel Messi, suggesting that the Barcelona star's retirement from international football, and subsequent change of heart, was "staged".

  • Barca sign Cillessen

    Barcelona have completed the signing of Dutch international goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen from Ajax, the Spanish champions confirmed on Thursday.

  • Bauza to ease Messi workload

    New Argentina head coach Edgardo Bauza said on Tuesday that he wants to see his side rely less on Lionel Messi, after the Barcelona forward's brief retirement from international football.

  • Bravo joining Man City

    Claudio Bravo was pictured leaving Barcelona Airport on Tuesday and his expected move to Manchester City is likely to trigger

  • Bauza reveals Messi talks

    Argentina head coach Edgardo Bauza says he advised Lionel Messi to block out the "idiots" prior to the Barcelona superstar

  • Neymar's Barca return postponed

    Neymar will make his return to Barcelona following the September international break.

  • Neymar's nerves of steel hand Brazil first gold

    Brazil superstar Neymar strikes the winning penalty as the hosts claim a first ever Olympic football gold medal before announcing his intention to step down as captain of the national team.

  • Barca crush Betis

    Lionel Messi and hat-trick hero Luis Suarez were in sensational form as they helped Barcelona start their title defence with a crushing

  • Enrique hails Barca

    Luis Enrique wants his players to take the plaudits as Barcelona crush Sevilla 3-0 to win their 12th Spanish Super Cup.

  • Football: Barca seal Spanish Super Cup

    Three points from Barcelona's 3-0 win over Sevilla at the Camp Nou secures the Spanish Super Cup with a 5-0 aggregate victory.

  • Football: Messi 'very committed' to Argentina

    Argentina coach Edgardo Bauza says that Lionel Messi made his commitment to his national team clear during the recent conversation which led the Barcelona star to end his short-lived international retirement.

  • Suarez fires Barca

    Luis Suarez and Munir El Haddadi shoot down Sevilla to give Barcelona a comfortable victory in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup.

  • Football: Suarez gives Barca edge

    Luis Suarez insists the Spanish Super Cup is not Barcelona's yet after helping his team shoot down Sevilla 2-0 to give them a comfortable lead after the first leg of the final.