newsfootball5 days ago

Would have loved to have Neymar back, confesses Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi has finally spoken out about all the speculation surrounding Neymar, revealing that he would have loved to have his former team-mate back at the club. The Brazilian, who was heavily linked with a move back to Barcelona and even Real Madrid, eventually opted to stay in France.
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newsfootball6 days ago

My wishlist includes Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, reveals David Beckham

English superstar David Beckham has recently founded a new club in Miami, called Inter Miami. At the time he's still continuing to recruit players who could join the team, while also dreaming about the possibility of having Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo together on the next upcoming season.
Miguel Coelho
newsfootball8 days ago

Reports | Barcelona want Lionel Messi to sign a lifetime contract with the club

La Liga Champions FC Barcelona want their prized asset, Lionel Messi, to stay at the club forever. The Catalonia based club is now planning to present a lifetime contract to the global superstar, that will make sure that Barcelona will be able to hold on to Messi for the remainder career.
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newsfootball18 days ago

We haven't had dinner together yet, maybe in the future, says Cristiano Ronaldo about Lionel Messi

Yesterday, the most powerful sides in Europe got to know their opponents for the group stages of the Champions League. While the teams were drawn over time, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi produced the best highlights of the night, something they have done well over the course of their careers.
Miguel Coelho
newsfootball18 days ago

Champions League 2019/20 | Chelsea to face Ajax, Liverpool to meet Napoli as Tottenham draw Bayern Munich

The Champions League group stage draw is officially done, with Borussia Dortmund facing Barcelona and Chelsea are drawn up in the group of death. However, the other three English sides have a comparatively much better draw with Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid set to battle it out again.
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newsfootball25 days ago

Reports | Lionel Messi set to make his return from injury for Barcelona

Barcelona finally have some good news, with captain Lionel Messi set to make his return from injury. But the club have also already lost Ousmane Dembele and Luis Suarez to various injuries, which does mean that the Argentine’s return should be the boost the club needs after their opening day defeat.
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newsfootballa month ago

Lionel Messi will our La Liga opener, confirms Ernesto Valverde

Barcelona's superstar Lionel Messi is set to miss his La Liga opener against Athletic Bilbao, a game to be played at San Mamés. The Argentine is still recovering from a calf injury, and was doubtful to participate in Friday's match, as he hasn't taken part in any of the Catalans pre-season matches.
Miguel Coelho
newsfootballa month ago

Reports | Argentina’s Lionel Messi handed a three month international ban

Argentine captain Lionel Messi has been handed a three-month international ban and a fine of $50,000 for claiming that the Copa America was corrupt. The 32--year-old Barcelona superstar was sent off in the third-place win over Chile, following Argentina’s defeat to eventual winners Brazil.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Barcelona working towards life without Lionel Messi, reveals president Josep Maria Bartomeu

Barcelona star Lionel Messi is moving closer to retirement and president Josep Maria Bartomeu has said that the club is preparing for life without him. One of the greatest players to ever play, the 32-year-old is still at the peak of his powers and one of the top contenders to win the Ballon d’Or.
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featurefootball2 months ago

Sahal Abdul Samad – A needle in Igor Stimac’s haystack

Before Ruben Neves became a household name in the West Midlands, he was a sensation with European giants FC Porto and his former manager, Julen Lopetegui, in one interview while praising the midfielder had said, “Being young is a condition, not a sin”. Igor Stimac had given us a familiar air.
Subhayan Dutta