Tag: Messi


Lionel Messi: Record breaker

Paying homage to arguably the greatest player to have ever graced the beautiful game.


Watch: Cristiano Ronaldo fan crowd-surfs onto Ballon d’Or red carpet

Despite finishing as runner-up in the 2015 Ballon d’Or awards, Cristiano Ronaldo still has a ridiculously large following and an army of dedicated, adoring fans. This was in evidence on the red carpet as one fan was clearly d


Watch: Barcelona’s Lionel Messi launches headbutt on Roma’s Yanga-Mbiwa

Lionel Messi is not only considered to be the best footballer on the planet by many, but he’s also regarded as a model professional, with a calm manner and a likeable character. However, during Barcelona’s frien


Watch: Lionel Messi waxwork unveiled in New York

Lionel Messi, the little Argentinian magician, hasn’t had a bad year really, has he? He’s just won La Liga and could end the season with three winners medals on his mantlepiece should Barca do the treble. He’s also had a


The world’s top 5 strikers

On Tuesday evening we saw Bayern Munich show a lack of discipline by letting an under performing Manchester City side come from 2-1 down to earn a vital 3-2 win against the Bundesliga champions and improve their cha


Record breaker Messi’s first goal for Barcelona

If you were living under a rock over the weekend you might not be aware of the incredible record breaker that is, Lionel Messi. The little magician from Argentina shot himself to the top of La Liga’s all-time scorers’ tab


World Cup: fan gets in the same elevator as the entire Argentinian squad

You’re at the World Cup celebrating what really has been a beautiful tournament and desperate to get a glimpse of some your heroes close up. Then, all of a sudden, you walk into an elevator that the entire Argentina squad ju


Lionel Messi’s stunning winner against Iran turned into brilliant animation

There have been some memorable moments during the World Cup so far and, with the list continuing to grow, we’re in for a superb rest of the tournament. Arguably one of the standout goals from Brazil, especially at the m


Lionel Messi’s World Cup showing: why mock a potential legend?

Lionel Messi’s average World Cup displays of the past have been one of the main talking points heading into this year’s tournament in Brazil. They heightened somewhat before Argentina’s game against Bosnia, with peop


Messi to secure legacy at the World Cup?

No trophies, no Ballon d’Or and no La Liga’s Golden Boot for Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi. Some might say the little Argentinian magician has been under a bit of rare pressure during the 2014 campaign e


Lionel Messi refused to shake hands with Atletico’s players after title decider

It’s impossible to slate Lionel Messi; the man’s a gent and conducts himself brilliantly compared to most footballers. He’s also a phenomenally talented player, which helps his cause a bit. However, Messi hasn’t covered hi


All of Lionel Messi’s 371 goals for Barcelona

The phenomenal Lionel Messi broke Paulino Alcantara’s 369 goals in 357 appearances for Barcelona on Sunday night after scoring a hat-trick which helped Tata Martino’s men to a 7-0 victory over Osasuna, and taking his Barca career