Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi plays for Argentina and is currently an integral member of FC Barcelona. He is rare in his prodigious talent, his physical condition (a growth hormone deficiency – Barcelona paid his medical bills as part of the deal to sign him up) and the fact that of the many pretenders to Diego Maradona’s throne, Messi seems capable of living up to the expectations.

Barcelona celebrate scoring against Manchester City

Champions League 2016 Betting Odds, Week 4: Barcelona and Arsenal favourites to win

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Champions League action returns on Tuesday night as most of the eight groups start to take shape and the dominant teams push towards securing...

5 Young Argentineans To Keep An Eye On This Season

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Argentinean football is in a pretty dire state. Fans up and down the great South American nation lamented yet another disappointing end to a...

Lionel Messi reverses decision to retire from international football

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Argentine star striker Lionel Messi has reversed his decision to retire from international football for the 'love' of his country. The 29-year-old announced his shocking...

Argentina coach hopeful of convincing Lionel Messi to come out of retirement

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Argentina coach Edgardo Bauza has traveled to Spain to hold talks with Lionel Messi in his bid to persuade the star striker to come...

Lionel Messi will return to International football, says President of Argentina

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President of Argentina Mauricio Macari has claimed that the country's star footballer Lionel Messi will return to play on international level to lead the national team...

Xavi: No one will ever match Lionel Messi, not even Cristiano Ronaldo

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Barcelona legend and former midfielder Xavi Hernandez has claimed that there is no player in world football that can be compared to his former...

Portugal’s Euro victory adds another page in Ronaldo-Messi rivalry

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Portugal's Euro win will add another page to their rivalry, and Messi would need to come out of international retirement to respond.

Barcelona and Neymar declare their support to Lionel Messi after tax fraud sentence

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FC Barcelona and Brazilian forward Neymar have declared their support to Lionel Messi after the Argentine star was handed a 21-month sentence for tax fraud...

Lionel Messi sentenced to 21 months in prison for tax fraud

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Barcelona footballer Lionel Messi and his father Jorge has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for tax fraud. According to BBC News, Jorge Messi...

This is Ronaldo’s chance to shine for Portugal

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The UEFA European Championships are deep into the knockout stages as teams are battling for their place in the finals. Portugal are one of...

Cristiano Ronaldo is the highest paid athlete in the world

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Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has been named as the highest-paid athlete in the world by American business magazine Forbes. The Portuguese forward is the...

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi talks about potential Argentina return, Copa America prospects

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In an transparent attempt to endear himself to Argentina fans who have never really treated him as with the hero worship he gets in...