Lionel Messi

October 6, 2022
October 6, 2022

Messi taken off due to tiredness, says Galtier

Paris St Germain coach Christophe Galtier allayed fears about a possible injury to Lionel Messi on Wednesday, saying the Argentine forward had asked to be substituted due to tiredness late in their 1-1 Champions League draw with Benfica.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Messi, Mbappe on target in PSG's hard-fought win over Nice

Kylian Mbappe came off the bench to score the winning goal as Paris Saint-Germain defeated Nice 2-1 on Saturday to reclaim top spot in Ligue 1.

September 19, 2022
September 19, 2022

Messi scores from Neymar assist as PSG edge past Lyon

Lionel Messi struck after five minutes as Paris Saint-Germain edged Lyon 1-0 to regain top spot in the Ligue 1 table ahead of Marseille on Sunday.

September 11, 2022
September 11, 2022

Messi's decision-making 'not a problem' for Hakimi

Lionel Messi's decision-making at Paris Saint-Germain is "not a problem" for his team-mates, says Achraf Hakimi, after the Argentine helped seal victory over Brest.

September 4, 2022
September 4, 2022

Messi assists Mbappe twice as PSG reclaim Ligue 1 top spot

Kylian Mbappe scored a goal in each half as Paris Saint-Germain beat 10-man Nantes 3-0 on Saturday to reclaim top spot in the Ligue 1 table.

August 26, 2022
August 26, 2022

Messi's Argentina prove top attraction

Tickets for two games featuring Lionel Messi's Argentina have been the top attractions for fans at this year's World Cup in Qatar, according to the chief organiser.

August 11, 2022
August 11, 2022

Will Barca’s ‘economic miracle’ transform into a footballing one?

Barcelona's attempts to establish themselves once again as a force in La Liga and the Champions League this season have seen the heavily-indebted Catalans gamble with their future to enable a striking summer spending spree.

August 7, 2022
August 7, 2022

Magnificent Messi inspires PSG to 5-0 win over Clermont

Lionel Messi scored a sensational bicycle-kick goal as Paris St Germain began the defence of their Ligue 1 title with an emphatic 5-0 victory over Clermont at the Stade Gabriel Montpied on Saturday.

August 5, 2022
August 5, 2022

Will PSG fulfil greater ambitions?

A leaner and fitter Lionel Messi, similarly rejuvenated Neymar and Kylian Mbappe staying after signing a new contract makes Paris St Germain runaway favourites to retain their Ligue 1 title when the French league season kicks off on Friday.

July 21, 2022
July 21, 2022

Messi on course to fulfilling Khelaifi’s promise?

It probably is too soon to tell, but Lionel Messi seems to be on the right track to fulfilling his PSG club president Nasser Al-Khelaifi’s promise made last month.