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Argentine forsakes buying home to see Messi play in World Cup

Emiliano Matrangolo, 39, a business administration graduate in Buenos Aires, is putting everything on the line for the chance to travel to the soccer World Cup in Qatar to cheer on his team, one of the tournament favorites, and star striker Lionel Messi.

November 22, 2022
November 22, 2022

The last dance

For over 15 years, the footballing world has been split in two. It had become almost impossible to not compare the genius of two players christened by each’s fanbase as the greatest of all time, fondly abbreviated to ‘GOATS’: Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

November 8, 2022
November 8, 2022

Argentine forsakes buying home to see Messi play in World Cup

Emiliano Matrangolo, 39, a business administration graduate in Buenos Aires, is putting everything on the line for the chance to travel to the soccer World Cup in Qatar to cheer on his team, one of the tournament favorites, and star striker Lionel Messi.

November 8, 2022
November 8, 2022

Real Madrid defeat leaves Barcelona top of La Liga

Real Madrid lost their first La Liga game of the season, going down 3-2 in a battle at city-rivals Rayo Vallecano on Monday to leave Barcelona two points clear at the top.

November 7, 2022
November 7, 2022

Ronaldo to face old foes as United draw Barca in Europa League

Barcelona and Manchester United will meet in the Europa League play-offs for a place in the competition's last 16.

October 27, 2022
October 27, 2022

Liverpool, Inter ease into last 16 as Barca exit with whimper

Liverpool booked their place in the Champions League last 16 on Wednesday as Jurgen Klopp's men saw off Ajax 3-0, while Inter Milan also qualified to eliminate Barcelona who slipped to a tame defeat by Bayern Munich.

October 17, 2022
October 17, 2022

Neymar lands in Spain to attend trial

Paris St Germain and Brazil soccer star Neymar Jr. and eight others go on trial in Barcelona on Monday charged with fraud and corruption over the player's transfer to Barcelona from Santos in 2013.

October 16, 2022
October 16, 2022

Real Madrid go top after 3-1 win over Barcelona in Clasico

Karim Benzema, Federico Valverde and Rodrygo were all on target as a dominant Real Madrid beat old rivals Barcelona 3-1 at home in 'El Clasico' on Sunday to move top of LaLiga.

October 15, 2022
October 15, 2022

'El Clasico' a chance for Barca to bounce back, says Xavi

The "El Clasico" tie away at Real Madrid on Sunday is an opportunity for Barcelona to regain some confidence, manager Xavi Hernandez said on Saturday, after his side's dreadful run of results in the Champions League.

October 13, 2022
October 13, 2022

Xavi keen to put Barca's Champions League blues behind them

Barcelona manager Xavi Hernandez said they have no time to stew over Wednesday's 3-3 Champions League draw with Inter Milan as their attention must be fully focused on the upcoming 'El Clasico' against archrivals Real Madrid.

October 11, 2022
October 11, 2022

My homage to the fans, says Griezmann after signing Atletico contract

Antoine Griezmann on Monday welcomed the confirmation that his loan from Barcelona had become a permanent move as he signed a contract with Atletico Madrid until 2026.