Messi zooms past Ronaldo as top earner

2018-04-23 15:25

Lionel Messi has overtaken Cristiano Ronaldo as the highest earner in world football while Jose Mourinho tops the managers' chart.

5 things we learned from the Champions League

2018-04-11 11:08

Roma pulled off one of the greatest Champions League fight-backs while Mohamed Salah continued his remarkable goal-scoring form.

UN names Messi responsible tourism ambassador

2018-04-09 18:54

The UN World Tourism Organization said it has appointed Argentine star Lionel Messi as an ambassador to promote responsible tourism.

Messi to return as Barca host Roma in Champions League last eight

2018-04-03 07:03

Lionel Messi is expected back for the Champions League quarter-final first leg against Roma and for Barcelona his return cannot come soon enough.

'Untouchable' Messi fit to face Spain

2018-03-26 22:55

Argentina star Lionel Messi is set to return from a minor injury for their international friendly against Spain, national team coach said.

Messi leads Argentina chase for World Cup glory

2018-03-22 09:18

Lionel Messi begins his road to World Cup redemption as Argentina take on Italy in a glamour friendly, desperate to win a major international prize.

Messi shines again as Barca defeat Bilbao

2018-03-19 07:31

Lionel Messi delivered another masterful performance as Barcelona beat Athletic Bilbao to take an 11-point lead over Atletico Madrid.

Magical Messi will never leave Barcelona - Conte

2018-03-15 07:01

Antonio Conte said he believed Lionel Messi will remain at Barcelona for the rest of his playing days after watching the maestro destroy Chelsea.

Messi misses Barca match 'for baby's birth'

2018-03-10 15:46

Lionel Messi has pulled out of Barcelona's squad for Saturday's La Liga match at Malaga with reports saying the birth of his third child is imminent.

Barcelona left frustrated by minnows Getafe

2018-02-12 07:30

A disallowed Luis Suarez goal summed up a frustrating afternoon for Barcelona as the leaders of La Liga dropped points for the second week running.


'Footquakes': Messi really does make the Earth tremble

2018-04-11 11:21

It's a scientific fact: when living football legends Neymar or Lionel Messi score a goal, the Earth moves and the ground shakes.

Messi, Suarez to support South American SWC host bid

2018-04-09 22:38

Stars Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez are set to offer their backing to a joint bid from Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay to host the 2030 World Cup.

Messi hat-trick helps Barcelona equal record unbeaten streak

2018-04-07 23:17

Barcelona equalled the record longest unbeaten run in La Liga history as a Lionel Messi hat-trick inspired the runaway leaders to victory over Leganes.

Messi returns to training with Barcelona

2018-03-29 22:38

Lionel Messi returned to training with Barcelona to offer the Catalans a boost with less than a week to go before their Champions League clash.

Messi isn't missed as Argentina down Italy

2018-03-24 07:01

Ever Banega ensured Argentina weren't derailed by Lionel Messi's absence as the World Cup contenders clinched a friendly win over Italy.

Ronaldo v Messi: Scoring race heats up in Spain

2018-03-19 14:33

Regardless of who wins the Spanish league title, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo will be battling it out to the end.

UCL centurion Messi still has more goals to achieve

2018-03-15 17:55

Marcos Alonso's attention had been diverted for only a second and Lionel Messi was through.

Messi-inspired Barca thrash Chelsea

2018-03-15 00:21

Lionel Messi scored his 100th Champions League goal as Barcelona defeated Chelsea to reach the quarter-finals of the tournament.

Messi ends Chelsea drought to give Barca edge

2018-02-21 00:29

Lionel Messi struck for the first time against Chelsea to give Barcelona the upper hand from the first leg of their Champions League tie.

Argentina coach wants Messi fresh for World Cup

2018-01-31 10:23

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli said he expects captain and star striker Lionel Messi to arrive at the Soccer World Cup in peak form.

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