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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Man United, Chelsea script victories in Champions League: Records broken

29 Oct 2020

Man United, Chelsea script victories in Champions League: Records broken

Matchday two of the UEFA Champions League saw more action with Group E to H playing their matches.

Champions League: Juventus to face Barcelona without Cristiano Ronaldo

28 Oct 2020

Champions League: Juventus to face Barcelona without Cristiano Ronaldo

Matchday two of the UEFA Champions League started on Tuesday with Group A to D in action.

Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu resigns after row with Messi

28 Oct 2020

Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu resigns after row with Messi

Josep Maria Bartomeu has resigned as FC Barcelona President after intense pressure kept building on him.

La Liga, Barcelona vs Real Madrid: Preview, stats and more

23 Oct 2020

La Liga, Barcelona vs Real Madrid: Preview, stats and more

Spanish giants Barcelona and Real Madrid will lock horns in the first El Clasico of 2020/21 season on Saturday.

Champions League: Man United beat PSG, Messi scripts record

21 Oct 2020

Champions League: Man United beat PSG, Messi scripts record

Four groups were in action on matchday one of the UEFA Champions League 2020-21 season.

Barcelona, Real suffer shock losses in La Liga: Records broken

18 Oct 2020

Barcelona, Real suffer shock losses in La Liga: Records broken

Gameweek six of La Liga 2020-21 campaign saw giants Barcelona and Real Madrid suffer shocking losses.

World Cup Qualifiers: Messi and Suarez equal Ronaldo's record

09 Oct 2020

World Cup Qualifiers: Messi and Suarez equal Ronaldo's record

Lionel Messi scored for Argentina to hand his side a 1-0 victory against Ecuador in the World Cup Qualifiers.

Champions League draw: Messi and Ronaldo to face each other

01 Oct 2020

Champions League draw: Messi and Ronaldo to face each other

The draw for the UEFA Champions League 2020-21 season was out on Thursday.

Champions League 2020-21: Records that can be scripted

29 Sep 2020

Champions League 2020-21: Records that can be scripted

The Champions League 2020-21 season is all set to start from October 20 onwards, with the draw taking place on Thursday.

Cristiano Ronaldo excels: Key numbers from Serie A, gameweek 2

29 Sep 2020

Cristiano Ronaldo excels: Key numbers from Serie A, gameweek 2

Gameweek two of the Serie A 2020-21 season got over, with several spectacular results on offer.

Real register maiden win in La Liga 2020-21: Records broken

27 Sep 2020

Real register maiden win in La Liga 2020-21: Records broken

Real Madrid registered their maiden win in gameweek three of La Liga 2020-21 season.

Questions surrounding Barcelona ahead of their 2020-21 campaign

26 Sep 2020

Questions surrounding Barcelona ahead of their 2020-21 campaign

Spanish club Barcelona will be starting their 2020-21 campaign against Villarreal in La Liga on Monday (12:30 AM IST).

Atletico Madrid sign Luis Suarez from Barcelona

26 Sep 2020

Atletico Madrid sign Luis Suarez from Barcelona

Atletico Madrid have completed the signing of Luis Suarez from La Liga rivals Barcelona.

La Liga: Records Barcelona can script in 2020-21

07 Sep 2020

La Liga: Records Barcelona can script in 2020-21

Barcelona had a disappointing campaign in 2019-20 and failed to win a single trophy.

Records Lionel Messi can break in 2020-21 season

05 Sep 2020

Records Lionel Messi can break in 2020-21 season

Legend Lionel Messi is set to play for Barcelona in the upcoming 2020-21 season.

Lionel Messi set to play for Barcelona in 2020-21

05 Sep 2020

Lionel Messi set to play for Barcelona in 2020-21

Lionel Messi is set to stay at Barcelona for the upcoming 2020-21 season.

Transfer news: Barcelona's Ivan Rakitic signs four-year deal with Sevilla

01 Sep 2020

Transfer news: Barcelona's Ivan Rakitic signs four-year deal with Sevilla

Mid-fielder Ivan Rakitic has parted ways with Barcelona and signed a four-year deal with former club Sevilla.

Senior Barcelona figures expect Lionel Messi to join Manchester City

30 Aug 2020

Senior Barcelona figures expect Lionel Messi to join Manchester City

If Lionel Messi manages to leave Barcelona this summer, then Premier League giants Manchester City are the favorites to land the Argentine.

Lionel Messi requests personal meeting with Barcelona hierarchy

29 Aug 2020

Lionel Messi requests personal meeting with Barcelona hierarchy

Legend Lionel Messi has requested a personal meeting with the Barcelona hierarchy to discuss about his transfer request.

Lionel Messi's Barcelona career in numbers

28 Aug 2020

Lionel Messi's Barcelona career in numbers

Earlier this week, Lionel Messi told Barcelona that he wants to leave after nearly two decades with the Spanish giants.

Bayern Munich won't spend on Lionel Messi, says Karl-Heinz Rummenigge

27 Aug 2020

Bayern Munich won't spend on Lionel Messi, says Karl-Heinz Rummenigge

UEFA Champions League 2019-20 winners Bayern Munich will not be in the market for Barcelona ace Lionel Messi, according to the club's chief Karl-Heinz Rummenigge.

Which clubs can sign Lionel Messi?

26 Aug 2020

Which clubs can sign Lionel Messi?

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi handed in a transfer request, saying that he wants to leave the club after plying his trade for close to two decades.

Lionel Messi tells Barcelona he wants to leave

26 Aug 2020

Lionel Messi tells Barcelona he wants to leave

Barcelona legend Lionel Messi has told the club that he wants to leave after nearly two decades with the Spanish giants.

Champions League final, PSG vs Bayern Munich: Preview and stats

22 Aug 2020

Champions League final, PSG vs Bayern Munich: Preview and stats

The UEFA Champions League has come down to its business end as Paris Saint-Germain are set to take on Bayern Munich in the final on Sunday.

Transfer news: Manchester City aim to sign Lionel Messi

17 Aug 2020

Transfer news: Manchester City aim to sign Lionel Messi

As per reports, Manchester City are in pole position to sign Lionel Messi if he decides to quit Barcelona following the club's humiliating defeat to Bayern Munich in Champions League.

Champions League, Lyon upset Manchester City in quarter-final: Records broken

16 Aug 2020

Champions League, Lyon upset Manchester City in quarter-final: Records broken

Lyon stunned Premier League giants Manchester City with a 3-1 victory in the quarter-final of Champions League.

Champions League, Bayern thrash Barcelona 8-2 in quarter-final: Records broken

15 Aug 2020

Champions League, Bayern thrash Barcelona 8-2 in quarter-final: Records broken

Bayern Munich thumped Barcelona 8-2 in the Champions League final eight fixture on Friday.

Champions League round of 16 in numbers

09 Aug 2020

Champions League round of 16 in numbers

Four pending second leg matches in the Champions League round of 16 were finally played after close a five-month hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Barcelona knock Napoli out of Champions League: Records broken

09 Aug 2020

Barcelona knock Napoli out of Champions League: Records broken

Barcelona showed character to beat Napoli 3-1 in the Champions League round of 16 second leg clash at Camp Nou.

Champions League, Barcelona vs Napoli: Preview, Dream11 and stats

08 Aug 2020

Champions League, Barcelona vs Napoli: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Barcelona will be hoping to make things count when they face Napoli in the Champions League round of 16 second leg clash at the Camp Nou.

Champions League: Records scripted by Cristiano Ronaldo against Lyon

08 Aug 2020

Champions League: Records scripted by Cristiano Ronaldo against Lyon

Cristiano Ronaldo led an inspirational comeback against Lyon, however, his brace wasn't enough as Juventus were knocked out of the Champions League round of 16.

#ChampionsLeague, round of 16: All that you need to know

06 Aug 2020

#ChampionsLeague, round of 16: All that you need to know

The UEFA Champions League 2019-20 season is all set to resume this weekend after close to a five-month hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic.

#StatisticalAnalysis: Lazio's Ciro Immobile set to land European Golden Shoe

31 Jul 2020

#StatisticalAnalysis: Lazio's Ciro Immobile set to land European Golden Shoe

Lazio striker Ciro Immobile leads the show in terms of goals across European domestic leagues.

Lionel Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo in numbers (2019-20 season)

24 Jul 2020

Lionel Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo in numbers (2019-20 season)

Football's two of the greatest legends Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were once again superb in the 2019-20 season.

#StatisticalAnalysis: Cristiano Ronaldo could win a fifth European Golden Shoe

22 Jul 2020

#StatisticalAnalysis: Cristiano Ronaldo could win a fifth European Golden Shoe

Cristiano Ronaldo is chasing a fifth European European Golden Shoe in his illustrious career.

La Liga 2019-20 season in numbers

22 Jul 2020

La Liga 2019-20 season in numbers

The Spanish league season got over with Real Madrid winning the title.

Coronavirus outbreak: Ballon d'Or canceled for the first time

20 Jul 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Ballon d'Or canceled for the first time

Football's prestigious award Ballon d'Or will not be presented this year as the coronavirus pandemic disrupted the season midway.

Lionel Messi claims record seventh La Liga Golden Boot

20 Jul 2020

Lionel Messi claims record seventh La Liga Golden Boot

Argentine legend Lionel Messi bagged his seventh La Liga Golden Boot after scoring twice as Barcelona trounced Alaves 5-0 in the final match of the season.

Factors that saw Barcelona miss out on La Liga title

18 Jul 2020

Factors that saw Barcelona miss out on La Liga title

Barcelona lost out on La Liga 2019-20 title after a spell of inconsistency.

Lionel Messi criticizes 'weak' Barcelona as Real win La Liga

17 Jul 2020

Lionel Messi criticizes 'weak' Barcelona as Real win La Liga

Barcelona legend Lionel Messi lashed out at his club for a poor show in La Liga 2019-20.