Messi bids farewell to Neymar

2017-08-02 17:18

Lionel Messi bid farewell to Neymar on Instagram after the Brazilian striker told him and other Barcelona teammates he was leaving.

Messi to wed childhood sweetheart

2017-06-09 08:47

Football superstar Lionel Messi is to marry his long term partner and mother of his two children, Antonella Roccuzzo, in their hometown of Rosario on June 30.

Cash of the titans as Superclasico goes Down Under

2017-06-08 11:12

Argentina's Superclasico showdown with arch-rivals Brazil is set to pump tens of millions of dollars into the Australian economy.

Messi: 2009 Man United goal a favourite

2017-06-01 19:45

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi regards the goal he scored against Manchester United in the 2009 Champions League final as one of his favourites.

Ballon d'Or in play as Ronaldo bears down on Messi

2017-06-01 10:17

Cristiano Ronaldo is on the brink of realising a burning ambition of matching Lionel Messi's record of winning the Ballon d'Or five times.

Messi magic inspires Barca to retain Copa del Rey

2017-05-28 07:02

A Lionel Messi masterclass salvaged some silverware to end Barcelona's season as the Catalans retained the Copa del Rey trophy.

Supreme Court confirms Messi fraud sentence

2017-05-24 14:42

Spain's Supreme Court has confirmed a 21-month jail sentence and $2.2-million fine imposed on Lionel Messi for tax fraud.

Inconsistency let Barca down - Luis Enrique

2017-05-22 08:48

Outgoing Barcelona boss Luis Enrique lamented his side's inconsistency after they fell short of retaining their La Liga title on Sunday.

FIFA lifts Messi four-game international ban

2017-05-05 15:31

FIFA have overturned Barcelona star Lionel Messi's four-game ban from international matches imposed for swearing at an assistant referee.

I'll cherish Messi memories, says Enrique

2017-04-25 16:15

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique has insisted he will revel in his memories of coaching Lionel Messi, rather than miss him when he steps down at the end of the season.


PICS: Messi marries his childhood sweetheart

2017-07-03 09:20

Lionel Messi and his childhood sweetheart have married in a wedding ceremony in his Argentine hometown attended by some of the biggest names in soccer.

Sampaoli banking on Messi for World Cup revival

2017-06-08 17:06

New manager Jorge Sampaoli says he is looking to superstar Lionel Messi to revive Argentina's World Cup fortunes.

Sampaoli looking to Messi for World Cup revival

2017-06-08 09:59

New manager Jorge Sampaoli says he is looking to superstar Lionel Messi to revive Argentina's World Cup fortunes.

Messi to launch amusement park in China

2017-06-01 18:59

Argentina superstar Lionel Messi is to branch out into the leisure industry and launch an amusement park in China in 2019.

Messi thanks departing Luis Enrique

2017-05-29 19:19

Lionel Messi paid homage to outgoing Barcelona boss Luis Enrique as the Catalans prepare to unveil Ernesto Valverde as their new coach.

Barcelona 'fully support' Messi

2017-05-25 10:32

La Liga club Barcelona have expressed their support for Argentine striker Lionel Messi and his father after the Spanish Supreme Court upheld their prison sentences.

What next for faltering Barcelona?

2017-05-22 21:45

Barcelona face a summer of reconstruction after their grip on the La Liga title was ended by newly-crowned champions Real Madrid.

Things get 'Messi' for Iranian lookalike

2017-05-08 17:52

Iranian student Reza Parastesh looks so much like his sporting hero Lionel Messi that it almost landed him in jail for disrupting public order this week.

Messi appeals 4-match World Cup ban

2017-05-04 14:24

Lionel Messi's appeal against a four-match ban in World Cup qualifying for insulting a referee's assistant is being heard by FIFA

Messi hails Clasico win as 'important step' in title race

2017-04-24 15:48

Lionel Messi hailed Barcelona's dramatic 3-2 Clasico victory over arch-rivals Real Madrid as an "important step" in the race for the La Liga title.

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