Lionel Messi was ‘deceptive and provocative’ in fierce El Clasico clashes, Jerzy Dudek reveals

Lionel Messi was ‘deceptive and provocative’ in El Clasico clashes, ex-Real Madrid goalkeeper Jerzy Dudek reveals in his autobiography, with superstar also accused of saying ‘rude things’ to Sergio Ramos and Pepe Lionel Messi terrorised Real Madrid during his trophy-laden Barcelona days  But the superstar has now been accused of being ‘deceptive and provocative’  That … Read more

Lionel Messi remains favourite for The Best FIFA Men’s Player of the Year award despite slow start

REVEALED: Lionel Messi could have an advantage over Mo Salah and Robert Lewandowski in the race for FIFA’s The Best award, with stars’ achievements beyond August NOT being considered Lionel Messi, Robert Lewandowski and Mohamed Salah have all been shortlisted The Best FIFA Men’s Player of the Year award will be dished out on January … Read more

Mohamed Salah, Robert Lewandowski and Lionel Messi contenders for the FIFA Men’s Player of the Year

The best of the best! Mohamed Salah, Robert Lewandowski and Lionel Messi named as the final three contenders for the FIFA Men’s Player of the Year award, with Bayern Munich superstar hoping to retain trophy The final three on the shortlist for the FIFA Men’s Player of the Year were revealed Mohamed Salah, Robert Lewandowski and Lionel … Read more

Barcelona left frustrated by club ambassador Ronaldinho’s comments on Lionel Messi’s move

Barcelona left frustrated after club ambassador Ronaldinho admitted that Lionel Messi’s move to Paris Saint-Germain was ‘a pleasant surprise’ Barcelona are frustrated with comments Ronaldinho made about Lionel Messi  Ronaldinho described Lionel Messi’s move to PSG as ‘a pleasant surprise’  Barcelona ambassador Ronaldinho played for PSG before heading to Spain  By Jeorge Bird For Mailonline … Read more

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are ‘two of the best players in history’ insists Gerard Pique

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique insists Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are ‘two of the best players in history’ but admits his former team-mate is ‘not human’ as he weighs in on the debate Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have long been the subject of fierce debate  The PSG star won a record-breaking seventh Ballon d’Or … Read more

Lionel Messi becomes the highest-scoring South American footballer of all time

Messi makes more history! PSG talisman Lionel is now the highest-scoring South American footballer of all time, after his two Champions League goals against Club Brugge saw him overtake Pele’s record Lionel Messi scored twice in PSG’s Champions League victory over Club Brugge  In doing so, he became the highest-scoring South American footballer of all … Read more

Lionel Messi’s PSG struggles may be because his Barcelona exit is ‘raw’, claims Thierry Henry

Lionel Messi’s PSG struggles may be because his tearful Barcelona exit is still ‘raw’ for him, claims Thierry Henry – who believes the superstar will eventually ‘turn it over’ despite his slow start to life in France Lionel Messi has scored just once in Ligue 1 after joining PSG over the summer  The superstar failed … Read more

Lionel Messi ‘regrets’ his 2006 Champions League strop after Barcelona beat Arsenal

Lionel Messi admits he ‘deeply regrets’ his 2006 Champions League final strop which saw him REFUSE to attend Barcelona’s celebratory night out because injury ruled him out of their victory over Arsenal Lionel Messi has admitted he regrets his 2006 Champions League final strop The Argentine refused to join Barcelona’s celebrations because he was injured He … Read more

Cristiano Ronaldo has received 200 Ballon d’Or votes MORE than Lionel Messi across history

Cristiano Ronaldo has received 200 votes MORE than Lionel Messi across the history of Ballon d’Or voting… despite the PSG star winning the gong for a record seventh time this week Lionel Messi collected his unprecedented seventh Ballon d’Or award this week It puts him two clear of rival Cristiano Ronaldo, who has won it … Read more

Ernesto Valverde holds talks with Man United over interim role as option if Pochettino pursuit fails

Ernesto Valverde has held talks with Manchester United football director John Murtough over interim role – with the former Barcelona boss an option if the club can’t prise Mauricio Pochettino away from PSG Manchester United have appointed Michael Carrick as an interim coach  The Old Trafford club sacked Ole Gunnar Solskajer after a 4-1 defeat … Read more