Lionel Messi

Thumbnail
The most expensive signing in football history when he moved from Manchester United three years ago, Cristiano Ronaldo is living up to his £80 million price tag at Real Madrid. The Portuguese forward became the first player to score over forty goals in consecutive seasons, while also picking up the Ballon D'Or. Ronaldo claimed his…
Thumbnail
Lionel Messi says Barcelona are determined to make up for last season's near misses. The Catalan giants lost out to arch rivals Real Madrid in La Liga, and were knocked out of the UEFA Champions League at the semi-final stage to eventual champions Chelsea. Despite securing the Copa del Rey, Messi felt both he and…
Thumbnail
Cristiano Ronaldo’s track record at club level has been quite unbelievable from when he left Sporting Lisbon as a promising teenager to join Manchester United, all the way up to the current day as a Real Madrid superstar. The 27-year-old is well and truly in his prime, and has started to shake off some of…
Thumbnail
Barcelona's season hangs in the balance, as the European champions welcome Chelsea to the Camp Nou on Tuesday for the Champions League semi-final second leg. Barcelona have had a bad week after consecutive defeats to Chelsea and Real Madrid in the space of four days. A 1-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge against the Premier League…
Thumbnail
Chelsea will look to show no fear when they take on European champions Barcelona on Wednesday in the Champions League semi-finals. Chelsea will go into the first leg of their tie with the Spaniards full of confidence after dispatching Tottenham 5-1 in the FA Cup semi-finals on Sunday. Roberto Di Matteo will hope that the…
Thumbnail
The two players are joint first on Liga BBVA list of top goal-scorers with 35 strikes each.
Thumbnail
Lionel Messi - From an Ordinary Boy to a Legend The Official Movie 2012
Thumbnail
Lionel Messi talks to Sky Sports about Barcelona, Argentina and football.
Thumbnail
The FIFA Ballon d Or 2010 winner Lionell Messi is set to feature on the cover of FIFA Street
Thumbnail
Lionel Messi has won the Fifa Ballon d'Or prize for the best player of 2011, becoming only the fourth player in history to win the trophy three times. Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson won an award for services to football, while Messi's boss Pep Guardiola was voted coach of the year. "I think [Messi]…
Thumbnail
So often the question is posed – What if Barcelona and Real Madrid were one? Who would get in the final 11? It would be easy to just select Barca players throughout, seeing as how they are the current Spanish and European champions, but here is my take. Goalkeeper – Iker Casillas: The undisputed Real…
Thumbnail
Real Madrid 1-3 Barcelona 10 Dec 2011 What we learnt? Put simply, Barcelona remain the team to beat. The good news for Real Madrid, however, is they can return to the top of La Liga if they win their game in hand. Which in effect, still places them in the driving seat. There is no…