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

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Luis Suarez continues to script records for Barcelona

09 Jul 2020

Luis Suarez continues to script records for Barcelona

Barcelona forward Luis Suarez has been highly successful at the club over the years.

Lionel Messi will 'end his career' at Barcelona, says Bartomeu

07 Jul 2020

Lionel Messi will 'end his career' at Barcelona, says Bartomeu

There have been speculations that Lionel Messi has decided to leave Barcelona in 2021 after seeing out his contract.

Zinedine Zidane responds to report of Lionel Messi leaving Barcelona

03 Jul 2020

Zinedine Zidane responds to report of Lionel Messi leaving Barcelona

Speculations have surfaced that Lionel Messi has decided to leave Barcelona in 2021 after seeing out his contract.

Atletico hold Barcelona as Lionel Messi scores 700th career goal

01 Jul 2020

Atletico hold Barcelona as Lionel Messi scores 700th career goal

Barcelona and Atletico Madrid played out a 2-2 draw in gameweek 33 of La Liga 2019-20 season.

La Liga, Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid: Preview, Dream11 and stats

30 Jun 2020

La Liga, Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Barcelona will face a severe test against an in-form Atletico Madrid in gameweek 33 of La Liga 2019-20 season.

La Liga, Celta Vigo hold Barcelona: List of records broken

27 Jun 2020

La Liga, Celta Vigo hold Barcelona: List of records broken

Barcelona were held by Celta Vigo in La Liga, gameweek 32 on Saturday.

Happy Birthday Lionel Messi: A look at his amazing stats

24 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Lionel Messi: A look at his amazing stats

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi stands among the greatest players in the history of football.

La Liga: Who is Barcelona's 17-year-old sensation Ansu Fati?

17 Jun 2020

La Liga: Who is Barcelona's 17-year-old sensation Ansu Fati?

La Liga 2019-20 resumption has seen a flurry of games in a quick span of time.

La Liga: Messi claims new record as Barcelona beat Mallorca

14 Jun 2020

La Liga: Messi claims new record as Barcelona beat Mallorca

Lionel Messi broke yet another record on Saturday as Barcelona made a winning return in La Liga.

La Liga, gameweek 28: All that you need to know

12 Jun 2020

La Liga, gameweek 28: All that you need to know

La Liga 2019-20 resumed behind closed doors with Sevilla beating Real Betis 2-0 in gameweek 28.

La Liga resumption: Key players to watch out for

09 Jun 2020

La Liga resumption: Key players to watch out for

La Liga 2019-20 season is set to resume on June 11 after a three-month hiatus amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Top 5 contenders for the 2019-20 European Golden Shoe

09 Jun 2020

Top 5 contenders for the 2019-20 European Golden Shoe

There are several players vying for the prestigious European Golden Shoe for the 2019-20 season.

Akshay Kumar only Indian on 2020 Forbes highest-paid celebrities list

05 Jun 2020

Akshay Kumar only Indian on 2020 Forbes highest-paid celebrities list

The 2020 Forbes list of world's 100 highest-paid celebrities is out.

Can Real Madrid stop Barcelona in La Liga 2019-20?

05 Jun 2020

Can Real Madrid stop Barcelona in La Liga 2019-20?

La Liga 2019-20 season is set to return on June 11 after a three-month hiatus amid the coronavirus pandemic.

La Liga 2019-20: A look at the key numbers

31 May 2020

La Liga 2019-20: A look at the key numbers

La Liga 2019-20 season is set to return on June 11 after a three-month hiatus amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Roger Federer tops Forbes' highest-paid athletes list: Details here

30 May 2020

Roger Federer tops Forbes' highest-paid athletes list: Details here

Swiss tennis ace Roger Federer is the highest-paid athlete in the world, according to Forbes.

I am looking forward to competing again, says Lionel Messi

28 May 2020

I am looking forward to competing again, says Lionel Messi

Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi said that he is looking forward to playing in La Liga again.

UEFA Champions League: List of records held by Lionel Messi

21 May 2020

UEFA Champions League: List of records held by Lionel Messi

Football legend Lionel Messi is a carrier of many unbreakable records in the game and his influence has been of huge significance.

UEFA Champions League: List of records held by Cristiano Ronaldo

20 May 2020

UEFA Champions League: List of records held by Cristiano Ronaldo

Football legend Cristiano Ronaldo is a carrier of many unbreakable records in the game and his influence has been of huge significance.

Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony has been postponed: Details here

16 May 2020

Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony has been postponed: Details here

FIFA's The Best awards ceremony, scheduled to be held in Milan on September 21, has been postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic, world football's governing body confirmed.

El Clasico: A look at the unbreakable records

13 May 2020

El Clasico: A look at the unbreakable records

Real Madrid and Barcelona have a rich history in football and whenever they meet, it attracts the most viewers around the globe.

La Liga could restart from June 12: Details here

11 May 2020

La Liga could restart from June 12: Details here

La Liga President Javier Tebas hopes to see the tournament resuming in June this year.

Lionel Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo: Here's the statistical comparison

09 May 2020

Lionel Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo: Here's the statistical comparison

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have dominated the numbers in football for the last 15 years.

Both Messi and Sachin are extremely humble, feels Suresh Raina

03 May 2020

Both Messi and Sachin are extremely humble, feels Suresh Raina

Indian batsman Suresh Raina believes both Sachin Tendulkar and Lionel Messi are down to earth, despite their legendary stature.

Cristiano Ronaldo: A look at his unbreakable records

02 May 2020

Cristiano Ronaldo: A look at his unbreakable records

Football GOAT Cristiano Ronaldo has been a revelation for over a decade.

Lionel Messi: A look at his unbreakable records

30 Apr 2020

Lionel Messi: A look at his unbreakable records

Football GOAT Lionel Messi has been a revelation for many years now at Spanish club Barcelona.

La Liga: A look at the unbreakable records

26 Apr 2020

La Liga: A look at the unbreakable records

The Spanish league known as La Liga came to existence in the year 1929.

Unbreakable records in the UEFA Champions League

23 Apr 2020

Unbreakable records in the UEFA Champions League

The UEFA Champions League has been Europe's premier club competition.

'Ronaldo is not at Messi's level', says David Beckham

19 Apr 2020

'Ronaldo is not at Messi's level', says David Beckham

Manchester United legend David Beckham believes Cristiano Ronaldo is not at par with Barcelona's Lionel Messi.

Lionel Messi brands Inter Milan transfer rumors as fake news

10 Apr 2020

Lionel Messi brands Inter Milan transfer rumors as fake news

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has branded reports linking him with a move to Inter Milan as fake news.

Coronavirus outbreak: Real Madrid players to take 10-20% pay cut

09 Apr 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Real Madrid players to take 10-20% pay cut

Spanish club Real Madrid's players, coaches and the main directors are set to take a pay cut of 10-20% amid the coronavirus pandemic.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola's mother passes away

07 Apr 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola's mother passes away

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola's mother passed away after contracting coronavirus.

Messi or Ronaldo? Kaka names his favorite player

05 Apr 2020

Messi or Ronaldo? Kaka names his favorite player

Former AC Milan and Real Madrid star Kaka has picked Lionel Messi over Cristiano Ronaldo.

Neymar donates $1 million to fight coronavirus outbreak in Brazil

04 Apr 2020

Neymar donates $1 million to fight coronavirus outbreak in Brazil

Football superstar Neymar has donated $1 million to fight the impact of the new coronavirus in his native Brazil, according to TV network SBT.

Reasons why the Griezmann-Neymar swap deal could work for Barcelona

02 Apr 2020

Reasons why the Griezmann-Neymar swap deal could work for Barcelona

Spanish club Barcelona are hoping to strike a part-exchange deal for Neymar that would see Antoine Griezmann join Paris Saint-Germain this summer.

Reasons why Manchester United should sign Jadon Sancho

31 Mar 2020

Reasons why Manchester United should sign Jadon Sancho

Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho has been rumored to make a move to Manchester United in the summer transfer window.

Barcelona players have taken 70% wage cut, says Lionel Messi

31 Mar 2020

Barcelona players have taken 70% wage cut, says Lionel Messi

Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi has revealed that the first team players have taken a 70% wage cut in wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus outbreak: Juventus players, coach to take pay cut

29 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Juventus players, coach to take pay cut

Juventus have announced that they had cut their players' and coach Maurizio Sarri's salaries after all Italian sport was suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Top performers across football leagues in Europe before coronavirus crisis

25 Mar 2020

Top performers across football leagues in Europe before coronavirus crisis

The 2019-20 season in European football was going well before the coronavirus pandemic led to the suspension of all matches.

Guardiola donates money to fight coronavirus outbreak in Spain

25 Mar 2020

Guardiola donates money to fight coronavirus outbreak in Spain

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has donated a sum £920,000 to fight the coronavirus outbreak in Spain.