ARTICLES RELATING TO LIONEL MESSI

Messi's Afghan boy forced into exile

2016-05-03 15:27

The father of the Afghan boy who received autographed shirts from Lionel Messi says Taliban threats have forced his family to move to Pakistan.

Messi hits 500th career goal

2016-04-18 07:20

Lionel Messi rode to Barcelona's rescue as he ended a five-game drought to register his 500th career goal.

Messi tax trial dates altered for Copa America

2016-04-06 18:18

Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi's trial for tax fraud has been changed after an earlier date threatened his participation in June's Copa America.

Barca to honour Cruyff as Messi targets 500 goals in El Clasico

2016-04-01 09:52

Barcelona will honour legendary Johan Cruyff as they look to inflict more misery upon Real Madrid in the El Clasico.

Messi hits 50th, Brazil snatch draw

2016-03-30 08:58

Lionel Messi scored his 50th international goal for Argentina in the 2018 World Cup qualification round against Paraguay.

Hat-trick Messi steers Barca to record

2016-03-04 11:00

Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick as Barcelona took another step towards the La Liga title and set a new Spanish football record.

Messi: Now we must finish it at Camp Nou

2016-02-24 15:45

Lionel Messi was delighted after his goals saw Barcelona beat Arsenal in the first-leg of their Round of 16 Champions League clash.

Managing Messi a privilege - Luis Enrique

2016-02-18 11:41

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique described the fortune to have Lionel Messi on his side as a privilege.

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Suarez-Messi combine to score bizarre penalty

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez have combined to score a bizarre penalty which former Barcelona great Johan Cruyff and Jesper Olsen also performed in 1982.

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Messi returns after kidney stone treatment

2016-02-11 14:56

Lionel Messi returned to training with Barcelona after receiving treatment for kidney stones.

 
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WATCH: Messi scores his 500th career goal

Five-time FIFA Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi scored his 500th career goal in a La Liga clash for Barcelona against Valencia.

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Messi remains world's top paid footballer

2016-04-11 18:50

Argentina and Barcelona star Lionel Messi remains the world's highest paid footballer with an annual income of €74 million.

Platini, Messi named in secret offshore files

2016-04-04 08:34

FIFA officials, Michel Platini and Lionel Messi were among the names found in leaked documents which reveal offshore financial dealings.

Messi donation provokes angry response

2016-03-31 09:15

An Egyptian politician and soccer official reacted angrily when Lionel Messi donated a pair of his boots to raise money for charity.

Martino welcomes Messi return

2016-03-24 10:46

Argentina coach Gerardo Martino welcomed Lionel Messi's return to the team and said he was mulling over striker selection.

Messi delights Afghan fan with soccer jersey

2016-02-25 15:45

Lionel Messi has sent two jerseys to the Afghan boy pictured earlier this year wearing a plastic bag with "Messi" scrawled on it.

Messi magic leaves Arsenal spellbound

2016-02-24 05:13

Lionel Messi left Arsenal spellbound as his clinical double sealed a Barcelona first leg victory in a last 16 Champions League clash.

Messi passes 300 La Liga goals

2016-02-17 22:47

Lionel Messi moved past 300 La Liga goals as Barcelona moved six points clear in La Liga with a win at Sporting Gijon.

Suarez 'penalty of the century' rehearsed

2016-02-15 09:25

Barcelona star Neymar claimed he was meant to be the recipient of Lionel Messi's sensational pass from the penalty spot.

Messi undergoes kidney stone treatment

2016-02-08 22:16

Lionel Messi is undergoing treatment on kidney stones which floored the Argentina superstar at the Club World Cup in December.

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