Articles about Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi is an Argentine professional footballer. He was born, June 24, 1987, to a working-class family in Rosario, Argentina. He plays for both Barcelona club and Argentina national team. He played for Argentina for the first time in FIFA youth championship in 2005 and led it to victory. He won an Olympic gold medal in 2008 in football at the Beijing Olympics. https://www.facebook.com/leomessi
10 Sep 2021
Decoding South America's top scorers as Messi surpasses Pele's tally
Legendary footballer Lionel Messi has added a new feather to his illustrious cap.
02 Sep 2021
Ronaldo vs Messi: Decoding their international career in numbers
Cristiano Ronaldo has gone clear of Ali Daei's record for the most number of goals scored in international football.
30 Aug 2021
Lionel Messi makes Ligue 1 debut as PSG beat Reims
Argentine star Lionel Messi made his much-awaited debut for Paris Saint-Germain as the side defeated Stade de Reims on Sunday.
21 Aug 2021
PSG maintain winning run without Messi and Neymar: Records broken
Paris Saint-Germain claimed a third successive win in Ligue 1 to sit atop the table with nine points.
11 Aug 2021
Lionel Messi joins Paris Saint-Germain on two-year deal
Lionel Messi has completed his move to French giants Paris Saint-Germain.
10 Aug 2021
Lionel Messi is joining Paris Saint-Germain
Legend Lionel Messi has agreed to a two-year deal with French giants Paris Saint-Germain after an exit from Barcelona.
09 Aug 2021
Will Lionel Messi join Paris Saint-Germain? He drops a hint
After bidding adieu to Barcelona, football legend Lionel Messi is expected to arrive in Paris on Monday.
05 Aug 2021
Lionel Messi to leave Barcelona: Details here
Six-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi will not continue his career at Barcelona anymore.
16 Jul 2021
Cristiano Ronaldo vs Lionel Messi: Decoding the statistical comparison
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have dominated the numbers in football for the last 16 years.
15 Jul 2021
Decoding the records Lionel Messi can script in 2021-22 season
Lionel Messi is set to stay at Barcelona after reports have claimed he has agreed to a five-year deal, taking a wage cut.
15 Jul 2021
Lionel Messi agrees Barcelona contract, claims report
Barcelona ace Lionel Messi has agreed on a contract extension with Barcelona.
11 Jul 2021
Lionel Messi wins his first international trophy: Key stats
Lionel Messi lifted his first international trophy of his career as Argentina won Copa America after defeating Brazil 1-0 on Saturday.
11 Jul 2021
Messi claims first international trophy as Argentina win Copa America
Argentina won their first major title in 28 years on Saturday after winning a record-equaling 15th Copa America.
10 Jul 2021
Copa America final, Argentina vs Brazil: Decoding the key stats
The 2021 edition of Copa America sees South American giants Argentina and Brazil take on each other in the finale.
07 Jul 2021
Copa America: Argentina reach final with penalty shoot-out win
Argentina beat Colombia 3-2 on penalties in the Copa America semi-final after the match ended 1-1.
04 Jul 2021
Copa America, Argentina beat Ecuador to reach semis: Records broken
Lionel Messi made two assists and scored a goal as Argentina reached the semis of Copa America.
01 Jul 2021
Lionel Messi becomes free agent after his Barcelona contract expires
Argentine star Lionel Messi has become a free agent after his contract with Barcelona expired on Wednesday.
24 Jun 2021
Lionel Messi turns 34: A look at his career achievements
Football superstar Lionel Messi is celebrating his 34th birthday today.
11 Jun 2021
Copa America: Decoding Argentina's 28-member squad
Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni has named a 28-member squad for the upcoming Copa America to be held in Brazil.
08 Jun 2021
India beat Bangladesh as Sunil Chhetri surpasses Lionel Messi's tally
Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri has gone past the legendary Lionel Messi in terms of international goals.
23 May 2021
Lionel Messi wins record eighth Pichichi: Details here
Barcelona legend Lionel Messi finished as La Liga's top scorer once again after amassing 30 goals in the 2020-21 season.
21 May 2021
La Liga: Messi to miss Barcelona's final game this season
Argentine star Lionel Messi is set to miss Barcelona's final fixture of the ongoing La Liga season.
12 May 2021
La Liga, Barcelona held 3-3 by Levante: Records broken
Barcelona were involved in a six-goal thriller against Levante in gameweek 36 of La Liga 2020-21 season.
30 Apr 2021
Barcelona lose, miss chance to go top of La Liga
Barcelona suffered a shocking 2-1 defeat against Granada in La Liga.
23 Apr 2021
La Liga, Messi scripts these records for Barcelona: Details here
Barcelona thrashed Getafe 5-2 to climb to third in La Liga, two points behind second-placed Real Madrid.
18 Apr 2021
Copa del Rey: Barcelona win trophy after beating Athletic Bilbao
Barcelona thrashed Athletic Bilbao 4-0 in the final of the Copa del Rey 2020-21.
22 Mar 2021
La Liga: Record-breaking Messi helps Barcelona beat Sociedad
Barcelona ace Lionel Messi celebrated a record-breaking 768th appearance for the club with two goals as the Spanish giants thrashed Real Sociedad 6-1 in La Liga.
16 Mar 2021
La Liga: Record-breaking Lionel Messi shines for Barcelona
Lionel Messi scored a brace and provided an assist as he helped FC Barcelona thrash Huesca 4-1 in La Liga.
13 Mar 2021
Decoding Barcelona's 2020-21 season in numbers
FC Barcelona will be aiming to get hold of a trophy under manager Ronald Koeman in his debut season.
11 Mar 2021
PSG through to UCL's quarters at Barca's expense: Records broken
Paris Saint-Germain saw off a spirited Barcelona side to make it to the quarter-finals of the Champions League 2020-21 season.
07 Mar 2021
La Liga, Barcelona defeat Osasuna 2-0: Records broken
Jordi Alba and Ilaix Moriba fired for Barcelona as they beat Osasuna 2-0 in La Liga away from home on Saturday.
27 Feb 2021
La Liga, Sevilla 0-2 Barcelona: Records broken
FC Barcelona moved to the second spot in La Liga standings after overcoming Sevilla 2-0.
26 Feb 2021
Statistical comparison of Messi and Ronaldo in 2020-21 season
Football legends Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are showing no signs of slowing down despite reaching the twilight of their careers.
25 Feb 2021
Barcelona thrash Elche 3-0 in La Liga: Records broken
Lionel Messi scored a brace to help Barcelona overcome Elche 3-0 in La Liga.
22 Feb 2021
La Liga: Barcelona drop points in Messi's club-record appearance
Lionel Messi netted on his club-record 506th La Liga appearance but Barcelona were held by Cadiz.
02 Feb 2021
Lionel Messi's contract leak: All that you need to know
As Barcelona are wrestling with a huge debt amid the coronavirus pandemic, the leak of Lionel Messi's contract details has added more questions.
01 Feb 2021
Barcelona beat Athletic Club, Messi scores 650th goal for Barca
Lionel Messi scored his 650th goal for Barcelona as they clinched a 2-1 victory over Athletic Bilbao in La Liga on Sunday.
28 Jan 2021
Barcelona reach Copa del Rey quarter-finals: Records broken
Spanish football giants Barcelona moved to the Copa del Rey quarter-finals after a 2-1 win against Rayo Vallecano.
25 Jan 2021
La Liga, Barcelona secure 2-0 win over Elche: Records broken
Frenkie de Jong and Riqui Puig scored a goal each as Barcelona claimed a 2-0 victory over Elche in their latest La Liga fixture.
22 Jan 2021
Copa del Rey: Barca overcome Cornella despite a lacklustre performance
Barcelona produced an unimpressive performance in the Copa del Rey as they needed extra-time to progress into the round of 16.