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June, 2019

  • 20 June

    Copa America: Messi Penalty Saves Argentina

    Copa America Pitches Are 'Shameful', Says Messi

    Lionel Messi converted a second-half penalty to earn Argentina a 1-1 draw against Paraguay in their second group game at the ongoing Copa America on Wednesday. The Barcelona forward scored in the 57th minute at Belo Horizonte’s Mineirao Stadium to cancel out a first-half opener by Paraguay’s Richard Sanchez. Read …

  • 6 June

    Argentina Not One Of Favourites To Win Copa America – Messi

    Argentina Not One Of Favourites To Win Copa America - Messi

    Lionel Messi has downplayed Argentina’s chances of winning the Copa America in Brazil. The Albiceleste lost the final to Chile in the last two editions of the competition.  The captain, Messi, has insisted that the team should not be considered one of the favorites in this edition, as there are …

May, 2019

  • 8 May

    Messi Left Behind By Team Bus After Liverpool Defeat

    Lionel Messi was left behind by Barcelona team bus, after their dramatic defeat to Liverpool in Tuesday’s second leg semi-final Champions League clash at Anfield. According to Spanish TV channel, El Chiringuito, the Barcelona bus left for the airport while Messi was held behind by anti-doping testers.  However, he eventually made …

  • 2 May

    Lionel Messi ‘Unstoppable’, Says Liverpool’s Klopp

    Liverpool Boss, jurgen Klopp Targets Victory Over Old Club

    Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp, has described Barcelona midfielder, Lionel Messi, as unstoppable. Messi scored twice in his team’s 3-0 victory over Klopp’s side in the first leg semi-final of the Champions League on Wednesday. The Barcelona captain pounced on a rebound to tap into an open net for his first …

  • 2 May

    Messi Slams Barcelona Fans For Booing Coutinho

    Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, has slammed Barcelona fans for booing teammate, Philippe Coutinho, during the 3-0 win over Liverpool in the Champions League on Wednesday. The Brazilian was jeered by the crowd at Nou Camp while he was being substituted in the second half of the semi-final clash. Countinho has …

April, 2019

  • 27 April

    Messi’s Goal Clinches League Title For Barcelona 

    Barcelona have been crowned the 2018/2019 Spanish Laliga champions following their 1-0 win against Levante at the Nou Camp on Saturday. Star forward, Lionel Messi, scored the title-deciding goal in the 62nd minute, after replacing Philippe Coutinho before the start of the second half. It was Barcelona’s eighth Laliga title …

  • 19 April

    Messi Voted Champions League Player Of The Week After United Win

    Barcelona star, Lionel Messi, has been voted UEFA Champions League Player Of The Week. UEFA made the announcement on their verified Champions League Twitter handle on Friday. Messi finished ahead of Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt, Heung-Min Son of Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino. He clinched the award following …

  • 10 April

    Champions League: Man United Can Stop Messi, Says Solskjaer

    Lionel Messi has a history of terrorising Manchester United but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes it is not impossible to stop the Barcelona star inflicting more damage in Wednesday’s Champions League quarter-final. Messi scored in both of Barca’s Champions League final victories over United, in 2009 and 2011, and is hungry …

  • 7 April

    La Liga: Late Suarez, Messi Goals Sink Atletico

    Barcelona closed in on the 2018/2019 La Liga title after beating visiting Atletico Madrid 2-0 in Saturday’s top-of-the-table showdown at the Nou Camp. Late strikes by Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi gave the Catalans an 11-point lead at the top of the table, widening the gap between the two sides. …

  • 5 April

    Messi’s Father Knocks Down Biker In Argentina

    Jorge Mess, father of Lionel Messi, has knocked down a biker in Rosario, Argentina on Thursday night.  The 24-year-old biker was reportedly left unconscious after the collision. He was taken to hospital by an ambulance while Jorge was driven to a nearby police station.  Messi’s 61-year-old dad was driving a …

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