Category Archives: Messi

Don’t join Real, Messi begs Aguero

Barcelona star Lionel Messi has reportedly persuaded compatriot, Sergio Aguero to snub a move to Real Madrid and stay at Manchester City. Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero Madrid are already said to be on the lookout for fresh talent following their disappointing start to the campaign in La Liga and the Champions League. Madrid president […]

‘Monstrous’ Messi to enter Barca’s 600 club

Lionel Messi will celebrate his 600th start for Barcelona on Saturday in what his manager Ernesto Valverde hails as “a monstrous” achievement. The five-time Ballon d’Or winner becomes only the third player to reach the milestone for the Catalan club after ex-playmaker Xavi Hernandez (767 appearances) and the current captain Andres Iniesta (642). In his […]

Messi pulls out of Nigeria match

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi will not be on parade at the Krasnodar Stadium, Krasnodar, venue of the pre-World Cup friendly between Argentina and Nigeria on Tuesday, November 14.  According to Ole Argentina, manager of the two-time world champions Jorge Sampaoli has opted not to field his skipper against the Super Eagles. And it has been […]

Messi snubs Azerbaijan, Ukraine for Eagles

Argentina were advised by senior players of their national team led by captain Lionel Messi to settle for a friendly game against Nigeria ahead of Azerbaijan and Ukraine. Messi. The FA in Argentina were in talks with Azerbaijan and also Ukraine for a friendly game after securing a high profile friendly against host of next […]

Messi, Neymar get death threats from ISIS

Lionel Messi and Neymar are at  the centre of the latest apparent threat released by the terrorist group Islamic State (ISIS). Messi and Neymar The footballers appear in an image seemingly depicting an execution, in which Messi can be seen lying on the ground next to an ISIS flag while a jihadist stands over a […]

Messi blames 5 people for best player award miss

Barcelona star striker, Lionel Messi reportedly blames five people for Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo winning the FIFA Player of the Year award on Monday night. Aguero, Messi, and Di MariaMessi  Ronaldo scooped the prize with 43.16 per cent of the vote after firing Real Madrid to both the La Liga and Champions League titles […]

Messi eyes 100th goal against Olympiacos

Lioel Messi  has made a flying start to the season for club and country, assuming the goalscoring mantle at domestic and international level  culminating in his timely hat-trick for Argentina  to secure the Albiceleste’s ticket to the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Lionel Messi In LaLiga, the Barcelona forward has hit 11 goals in eight […]

I want to face Super Eagles at World Cup – Messi

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has reportedly picked a match against the Super Eagles of Nigeria as one of his favorites in the 2018 World Cup in Russia Argentina’s forward and captain Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring a goal during a Group F football match between Argentina and Iran at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte […]