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...

October 4, 2018
October 4, 2018

Maestro Messi lights up Wembley as Barca sink Spurs

Lionel Messi lifted Barcelona out of their recent malaise with a magical display as his side beat Tottenham Hotspur 4-2 in a thrilling Champions League Group B clash at Wembley on Wednesday.

October 2, 2018
October 2, 2018

‘He is clearly not a human being’

Former Barcelona, Tottenham and England forward Gary Linekar has heaped praise on Lionel Messi before Barcelona’s Champions League tie against his former club Tottenham.

October 1, 2018
October 1, 2018

Maradona tells Messi to quit Argentina national team

Lionel Messi has not revealed his plans with the national team and had decided to sit out games, opting only to inform national team interim coach Lionel Scaloni about his plans, who himself had...

September 4, 2018
September 4, 2018

Messi absent from list

Lionel Messi was left off the shortlist for the FIFA's men's player of the year award on Monday as his old rival Cristiano Ronaldo was named alongside Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah.

August 15, 2018
August 15, 2018

‘They won’t win a game if Messi quits’

Lionel Messi decided to take a temporary break from Argentina national team with several media reports claiming that he will not be available for the national team this year.

July 1, 2018
July 1, 2018

Messi is going to continue to be the best, says Pogba

French midfielder Paul Pogba says that Lionel Messi will continue being the best and forever remain in the minds of football lovers.

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...