Lionel Messi

Brazil look to secure top spot and avoid Messi's Argentina

Brazil will look to secure top spot in Copa America Group B by winning against Columbia, who slipped to a 2-1 defeat against Peru. Securing top spot will help in reducing the chances of coming up...

July 1, 2018
July 1, 2018

Messi remains Club King

With hands on hips, eyes bleary and lips quivering, he looks on after losing another crunch match.

June 28, 2018
June 28, 2018

Messi, Ronaldo a win away from quarterfinal showdown

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo could face off in the quarterfinal stage of the World Cup given both Argentina and Portugal defeat Round of 16 opponents France and Uruguay respectively.

June 28, 2018
June 28, 2018

Cheers, only for now

Lionel Messi lives on in the World Cup, at least for another match in Russia.

June 27, 2018
June 27, 2018

‘We suffer when Messi doesn’t feel secure’

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli had words of praise for all his players but especially for his captain and star man Lionel Messi after their victory against Nigeria which ensured that the...

June 27, 2018
June 27, 2018

Marvellous way to progress: Messi

A relieved Lionel Messi believes Argentina deserve their place in the last 16 of the World Cup after being saved by Marcos Rojo's late winner against Nigeria as they avoided an embarrassing...

June 25, 2018
June 25, 2018

Messi will not retire without winning a World Cup

After Argentina's terrible start to the World Cup, Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has declared that he is ready to fight in order to qualify for the round of 16 and confirmed that he will not...

June 21, 2018
June 21, 2018

Messi needs to get angry

Regardless of what happens to Argentina at this World Cup, Lionel Messi needs to free himself of the burden of being the Albiceleste’s only hope and play his own game – with the ferocity we have...

June 20, 2018
June 20, 2018

Messi posts video on Bangladeshi fans

Argentine star Lionel Messi’s official Facebook page posted a video, that includes Bangladeshi fans who support and express their love for Messi as well as Argentina for 2018 FIFA World Cup.

June 18, 2018
June 18, 2018

Croatia’s secret weapon to stop Messi

Croatia are obviously going to have a scheme to thwart Argentina captain Lionel Messi from having as little influence in the outcome of the match as possible. However, the schemes to work, their...

June 16, 2018
June 16, 2018

Argentina need to sort things out

The Spartak Moscow Arena turned into a theatre of dreams for World Cup debutants Iceland when they held two-time champions Argentina to a 1-1 draw.