# lionel-messi - Today’s News
It’s the passion, commitment and dedication of these young football and hurlers that makes the minor championship special.
# lionel-messi - Sunday 23 August, 2015
Luis Enrique’s men were returning to the ground where they were thrashed 4-0.
# lionel-messi - Tuesday 18 August, 2015
Lionel Messi had given the European champions — who trailed 4-0 from the first leg — a glimmer of hope.
# lionel-messi - Saturday 15 August, 2015
Joking aside, the Belgian defender has nothing but praise for his compatriot ahead of this weekend’s game.
# lionel-messi - Wednesday 12 August, 2015
The award will be handed out in Monaco on 27 August during the draw for the group stages of the Champions League.
# lionel-messi - Tuesday 11 August, 2015
There is silverware on the line as Barcelona meet Sevilla in Tblisi this evening.
# lionel-messi - Thursday 6 August, 2015
So he’s human after all.
# lionel-messi - Tuesday 4 August, 2015
The Albiceleste coach believes his star forward would be well within his rights to hang up his boots.
# lionel-messi - Tuesday 28 July, 2015
No doubting whose side he’s on.
# lionel-messi - Saturday 25 July, 2015
The teams meet tonight in California at 9pm Irish time.
# lionel-messi - Thursday 9 July, 2015
Antonio Cuccitini believes his grandson could have done much more to help his side’s cause.
Lionel Messi and the Real Madrid star’s rivalry continues, and Dani Alves labelled the latter selfish.
# lionel-messi - Wednesday 8 July, 2015
The 28-year-old football genius left the pitch ashen-faced after Argentina lost the Copa America.
# lionel-messi - Tuesday 7 July, 2015
The Barcelona ace’s international record is under attack again.
# lionel-messi - Sunday 5 July, 2015
Members of the Barcelona star’s family were set upon by Chile fans as the hosts claimed victory after a penalty shootout.
Lionel Messi endured more disappointment with his country, losing a third major international final of his career.
# lionel-messi - Saturday 4 July, 2015
Chile take on Argentina at the Estadio Nacional on Saturday night.
The 2014 World Cup runners-up face hosts Chile in Santiago tonight.
Lionel Messi has a chance to make history tonight in the Copa América final, but these players never tasted international success.
# lionel-messi - Wednesday 1 July, 2015
The Barcelona superstar was at his influential best against Paraguay.
# lionel-messi - Tuesday 30 June, 2015
The head of La Liga, Javier Tebas, has slammed the Spanish club over the issue of broadcasting rights.
# lionel-messi - Monday 29 June, 2015
The Milan legend has mixed feelings over the potential return of Ibrahimovic to the San Siro.
# lionel-messi - Saturday 27 June, 2015
# lionel-messi - Wednesday 24 June, 2015
The ex-Ireland international has responded to reports in an Argentine newspaper today.
Newspaper La Nacion alleges that the former president of the Argentine Football Association sanctioned the payments for the 2010 friendly in Dublin.
# lionel-messi - Sunday 21 June, 2015
“Today was the best day of my life because I was able to take a photo with Lionel Messi.”
# lionel-messi - Saturday 13 June, 2015
Tevez has launched a passionate defence of team-mate Lionel Messi ahead of their Copa American opener.
The Argentine has praised the England captain’s technical ability.
# lionel-messi - Wednesday 10 June, 2015
Step forward, Money Mayweather.
The Barcelona forward is now due to stand trial on accusations he defrauded authorities
The four-time Ballon d’Or winner inspired Barcelona to a historic treble after giving up processed food last July
A CIES Football Observatory study into the transfer values of the world’s leading footballers sees Lionel Messi top the charts.
# lionel-messi - Saturday 6 June, 2015
Barcelona secured their fifth European Cup in thrilling fashion this evening.
Luis Enrique capped his first season as the Catalan side’s head coach by matching Pep Guardiola’s feat
Juventus take on firm favourites Barcelona in the Estádio da Luz on Saturday night in search of the ultimate prize.
# lionel-messi - Thursday 4 June, 2015
For the first time in six years he went trophyless at club level with Barcelona last season.
# lionel-messi - Wednesday 3 June, 2015
It beats just saying ‘he’s good a football’ mind.
# lionel-messi - Sunday 31 May, 2015
The Spanish boss has suggested that he was not pleased by Neymar’s showboating at the end of the fixture as Barcelona moved close to the treble.
# lionel-messi - Tuesday 26 May, 2015
*And it’s not Toni Kroos.
# lionel-messi - Sunday 17 May, 2015
Ronaldo took his La Liga tally to 45 for the season but the most important goal of the night belonged to Leo Messi.
# lionel-messi - Sunday 10 May, 2015
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