Latest in Tag: Messi Highlight
Latest in Tag: Messi
A tearful Lionel Messi said goodbye to FC Barcelona after 21 years at the club at an emotional press conference at the Camp Nou Stadium, attended by his now former teammates on Sunday. The news Messi would not be signing a new contract with the club that he joined as a 13-year-old and scored a …
Messi’s contract with Barcelona is due to expire on 30 June, but the reported renewal will see him remain with the club until 2023.
The Spanish programme indicated that Laporta’s offer to Messi would be to receive half of his current salary per year. Earlier, Spanish reports leaked that Messi’s current contract with Barcelona entails a salary of €138m a year.
Argentine maestro shines in what may be his last days with Spanish side
The Barcelona captain has been at the centre of a swirl of rumours that he is looking for a new challenge in his football career, and is looking to make the transfer list.
In April, Messi and his Barcelona teammates reduced their salary by 70% to ensure the club’s staff continued receiving 100% of their salary
Messi has not scored for 665 days to date in La Liga. The last goal he scored was on 6 May 2018.
After this game, the Argentinian star achieved record-breaking eighth UCL hat-trick. It was also the 48th hat-trick in his career with the Catalan team and Argentina.
When Egypt faced Argentina in the group stage of the 2005 FIFA U-20 World Cup, held in Netherlands, everyone was waiting to watch the young talented star Lionel Messi, especially after Argentina lost their opener (1-0) to United States. Egypt also was defeated 2-0 in their opening game against Germany, creating high pressure on the …
Argentine football star Lionel Messi continued his shining performance with Barcelona after scoring his 17th goal against Real Sociedad in the 19th round of the Spanish La Liga. Barcelona’s star outperformed rival Real Madrid’s entire forward line jointly, scoring 17 goals alone, while Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale, Isco, and Marco Asensio scored 16 goals this …
An entralling encounter between Spain’s biggest clubs saw end-to-end action, a bloodied superstar and a last-minute winner.
Just hours after a controversial four-match ban for star attacker Leo Messi, Argentina have lost 2-0 against Bolivia in La Paz. Were they missing the Barcelona star, or simply struggling with the altitude?Juan Carlos Arce and Marcelo Martins Moreno netted for the home team either side of half time on Tuesday, securing Bolivia a big …
Lionel Messi was the difference as Argentina edged a crucial World Cup qualifier against Chile. Elsewhere, an unlikely hattrick hero inspired Brazil to an emphatic win over Uruguay that moved them closer to Russia 2018.Argentina 1 – 0 Chile (Messi 16′) A Lionel Messi penalty was enough to give Argentina to a tight but crucial …
6 countries asked to treat their nationals in Egypt 24 hours after Messi’s visit to Cairo
Argentina’s Lionel Messi missed the first penalty, upsetting the team’s fans. The player subsequently expressed his desire to retire from international football
Sunday’s Copa America final not only pits Argentina against South American rivals Chile. The match in New Jersey may finally give Lionel Messi the one thing missing from his trophy cabinet: a major international title.
One goal and two assists from Lionel Messi ensured a spot in the final for Argentina where they’ll face either Chile or Colombia. Should they win the competition on Monday they’ll match Uruguay’s record of 15 titles.
Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has testified at his tax-fraud trial, saying that he had not knowingly done anything wrong. The Argentine striker could face nearly two years in jail if found guilty.
The tax fraud trial against footballer Lionel Messi and his father has begun in Spain. The Barcelona star is accused of defrauding the government of millions of euros.
The big highlight of the game was Messi’s penalty assist when he passed the ball to his teammate, Suarez, then smashed it home in the goal
The Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) heard about the young boy’s story and gave him the opportunity to play with their youth team
FC Barcelona has topped the league table with 51 points, three points ahead of Atletico Madrid.
Messi visited Dubai last month to attend the Dubai International Sports Conference
The statue is located in the Plaza del Mar in Funchal and was a gift given from the Madeira regional government to Ronaldo for his contribution to Portugal and to world football
Messi is considered the best player in the world, and has been rated by many football experts as the greatest of all time. Messi is the only football player in history to win the FIFA Ballon d’Or five times, four of which he won consecutively in 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012.
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique was angry at match officials during the Catalonian derby game between Barcelona against Espagnol (4-1) in the first leg in round 16 for Spanish cup Copa del Ray
All three finalists for the Ballon d’Or award as player of the year come from Spain’s Primera Liga. Three German World Cup winners failed to make the final cut. Ballon d’Or holder Cristiano Ronaldo (pictured, above right) of Real Madrid was joined by two members of FC Barcelona on the three-man list of finalists unveiled …
There are reasons many people doubt that cycling is completely free of doping. But DW's Joscha Weber says that Tour de France winner Chris Froome didn't merit the attacks to which he was subjected. Imagine the following scenario. Lionel Messi heads to the corner, sets up the ball on the pitch and a spectator dumps a cup of urine on…
By Dr Cesar Chelala When almost everybody thought that Lionel Messi’s best times were in the past, the Argentine player became the top scorer both in the Spanish and in the Champions League – an extraordinary achievement – proving again his exceptional qualities. There is, however, another side to Messi that is as remarkable and …
Barcelona and Bayern Munich both progress to Champions League semi-finals