Lionel Messi confirmed on Monday that Barcelona’s players will take a 70 per cent pay cut and make financial contributions to ensure the club’s other employees are paid in full during the state of alarm in Spain.
Lionel Messi has hit back at Barcelona sporting director Eric Abidal after the Frenchman blamed slackness in the dressing room for the departure of recently-fired coach Ernesto Valverde.
Former Argentina star midfielder Juan Sebastian Veron says he still believes Qatar 2022 could represent the last chance for compatriot Lionel Messi to win a World Cup trophy.
Messi claims the 2019 Ballon d’Or winning the award for the sixth time.
Lionel Messi delivered a major boost to Barcelona’s La Liga title hopes by scoring a late winner in a 1-0 victory at Atletico Madrid on Sunday.
FC Barcelona moved back to the top of the Liga Santander on Tuesday after a 5-1 win at home to Valladolid thanks partly from a magnificent display from Leo Messi, who scored two goals and gave two assists.
Messi beats van Dijk and Ronaldo to win the best FIFA player of the year award.
Barcelona skipper Lionel Messi will not travel to the United States for the club’s pre-season tour after sustaining a calf problem on his return to training from a close season break, the La Liga champions said on Monday.
Messi and Aguero lash out at the officiating after their 2-0 Copa America defeat.
For the last dozen years, Argentina has been waiting for global superstar Lionel Messi to lead their football team to a major international trophy.
Barca have not lifted Europe’s biggest prize since 2015.
Liverpool know that anything but a Premier League win at Newcastle United tomorrow would leave their dreams in tatters.
Lionel Messi becomes the first man to score 400 La Liga goals.
Ronaldo would like Messi to leave Spain and rekindle their rivalry in Italy.
Messi insists his place in the d’Or awards did not motivate him against Espanyol.
Messi scores twice yet defeated by Real Betis, and Benzema grants joy to Madrid.
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli is heading for the exit door following his team’s World Cup elimination by France, reports say.
French teenager Kylian Mbappe overshadows Messi as France beat Argentina 4-3.
The name of Lionel Messi is on everyone’s lips in the French camp as Les Bleus gear up for a seismic clash with Argentina.
Messi admits the stress at the prospect of crashing out of the World Cup was the worst he had ever experienced.
Argentina and Lionel Messi scrap into the knockout stages of the World Cup.
Lionel Messi and the rest of Jorge Sampaoli’s troubled squad have one final shot at redemption against Nigeria this evening.
Croatia marches into the World Cup knockout stage by handing Argentina a 3-0.
Portugal’s Adrien Silva refuses to be drawn on comparisons between teammate Ronaldo and Argentina’s Lionel Messi.
It’s a scientific fact: when living football legends scores a goal, the Earth moves.
Messi admits that his generation has a score to settle at the World Cup in Russia.
The acclaim for the goalscoring feats of Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane has been the deafening soundtrack to the festive football programme.
B. Munich, Besiktas, Barcelona, PSG, Man City, Real Madrid, Tottenham, Chelsea to the European Champions League last 16.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Neymar headline an impressive 30-man shortlist unveiled for the 2017 Ballon d’Or.
The Spanish giants said the healthy revenue was up $13m on the forecast in their budget for the season.