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#Lionel Messi

# lionel-messi - Monday 1 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The little boy with the plastic jersey has been found, and now he’s set to meet his hero Lionel Messi

The little boy with the plastic jersey has been found, and now he’s set to meet his hero

The internet has well and truly delivered in this case.

# lionel-messi - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

A 34-year-old journeyman has scored more goals than Messi, Suarez & Neymar in Spain

It’s a remarkable story for the striker, who turns 35 in February.

# lionel-messi - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Suarez would make Premier League return for Liverpool

The Barcelona forward is happy where he is at the moment, but couldn’t rule out a comeback.

# lionel-messi - Monday 25 January, 2016

‘Lionel Messi almost signed for Espanyol’

Mauricio Pochettino has revealed how close the Barcelona star was to joining rivals Espanyol on loan.

# lionel-messi - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Messi grabs winner against Malaga to send Barcelona top

Barca were once again thankful to Lionel Messi as he produced a moment of magic to help them beat Malaga and go top of La Liga.

# lionel-messi - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Slaven Bilic denies West Ham have made an approach for Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge

The striker has been linked with an £18 million move to West Ham following injuries to Andy Carroll and Diafra Sakho.

# lionel-messi - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Lionel Messi insists he’ll never play in the Premier League or anywhere else in Europe

“I have always said that Barcelona is my home and that I want to retire at this club.”

Policeman could face jail time for posting video of Messi’s passport on Snapchat

Prosecutors accused the policeman of “abusing the telecommunication system.”

# lionel-messi - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge The internet is desperate to find this kid in a plastic bag Messi shirt Find Him

# lionel-messi - Thursday 14 January, 2016

‘I told Messi he was short, he told me I was bad’

Espanyol defender Alvaro Gonzalez revealed what was said on the pitch between him and Barcelona star.

# lionel-messi - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

‘They should move to Syria’ – Ronaldo’s sister slams statue vandals

Katia Aveiro hit out at the “pig-headed people” who painted her brother’s monument.

# lionel-messi - Monday 11 January, 2016

Messi, Ronaldo snub each other in Ballon d’Or voting

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Arjen Robben both snubbed the Madrid star as well.

Robbie Keane did NOT vote for Lionel Messi to win this year’s Ballon d’Or

Meanwhile, Irish manager Martin O’Neill nominated Eden Hazard as one of his picks.

Is Lionel Messi the greatest footballer ever? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Is Lionel Messi the greatest footballer ever?

The Barcelona superstar scored 48 goals in 53 matches in 2015.

8 of Lionel Messi’s best performances in 2015

The Barcelona attacker won his fifth Ballon d’Or this evening.

Here’s the goal that upset Lionel Messi to win the Puskas Award

The Brazilian journeyman, who was playing for Goianesia at the time, also overcame competition from Roma’s Alessandro Florenzi.

Lionel Messi wins record fifth Ballon d’Or

The Argentina international overcame strong competition from Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo.

Messi may have toned it down tonight but Paul Pogba has certainly gone all out OTT

Messi may have toned it down tonight but Paul Pogba has certainly gone all out

Move over Leo, there’s a new sheriff in town.

Who should win the Ballon d’Or later this evening? Poll This post contains a poll

Who should win the Ballon d’Or later this evening?

Usual suspects Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are joined by Neymar in the final three this year.

# lionel-messi - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Messi is ‘a miracle from God’ Good As Gold This post contains videos

Messi is ‘a miracle from God’

Argentine’s brilliance has stunned his team-mate Arda Turan.

# lionel-messi - Saturday 9 January, 2016

All the goals as Lionel Messi puts on his latest masterclass

Barcelona are back to the top of La Liga after cruising past Granada today.

# lionel-messi - Thursday 7 January, 2016

2 Premier League stars make top 5 in list of football’s most valuable players*

The figures only take into account stars from Europe’s biggest five leagues.

Lionel Messi was the victim of this nasty stamp last night

Luis Enrique claimed the match officials had failed to “make sure this is football and not American football”.

Suarez allegedly threatens Espanyol players after Barcelona’s fiery win

In the official referee’s report, the Uruguayan is alleged to have caused a bust-up in the tunnel.

# lionel-messi - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Ronaldo reveals plans for life after football

The Real Madrid forward does not imagine himself remaining in the game when the time comes to retire.

# lionel-messi - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Messi hits 500 in style as Barcelona make history

Atletico Madrid remain level on points with Barca thanks to two goals in the final two minutes.

# lionel-messi - Thursday 24 December, 2015

2 PL stars make the top 10 as The Guardian’s 100 best footballers list is revealed

Meanwhile, two Irish players feature way down the pecking order.

# lionel-messi - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Top of the world – Messi and Suarez on target as Barca claim yet another title Champions This post contains videos

Top of the world – Messi and Suarez on target as Barca claim yet another title

Argentine opened the scoring but it looked like it should have been ruled out for handball.

# lionel-messi - Monday 14 December, 2015

‘Argentina reached two finals, for f***’s sake’ – Messi hits out at critics

The team came under fire for losing the 2014 World Cup and 2015 Copa America at the climactic stage.

# lionel-messi - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Neymar ready to join Messi and Ronaldo among football’s elite

Can Neymar now claim to be the best player in the world?

# lionel-messi - Monday 30 November, 2015

Ronaldo to battle it out with Barcelona pair as Ballon d’Or shorlist revealed Then There Were Three This post contains a poll

Ronaldo to battle it out with Barcelona pair as Ballon d’Or shorlist revealed

Lionel Messi and Neymar will be hoping to stop the Real Madrid star winning the prize for the third year in a row.

# lionel-messi - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Barcelona’s MSN prove unstoppable as they hit Roma for six Football Porn This post contains videos

Barcelona’s MSN prove unstoppable as they hit Roma for six

The Champions League holders are a joy to watch in this kind of form.

# lionel-messi - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Life after Messi? Neymar and Suarez give Barca food for thought

Lionel Messi is set to make his Barcelona return in El Clasico although they have not exactly struggled in his absence.

# lionel-messi - Friday 6 November, 2015

These 10 brilliant goals have been nominated for the 2015 Puskas Award Pick It Out This post contains videos

These 10 brilliant goals have been nominated for the 2015 Puskas Award

No Steph Roche this year, but some wonderful efforts nonetheless.

# lionel-messi - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Luis Suarez on the ‘toughest defender’ he’s faced

“He’s very strong, competitive and has plenty of experience.”

# lionel-messi - Friday 23 October, 2015

Premier League clubs are calling… and Messi is open to offers – reports

The Barcelona star is reportedly ready to quit Spain over ongoing tax investigation.

# lionel-messi - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Ronaldo, Messi… or someone else? The 23-man shortlist for the Ballon d’Or is out

Five Premier League players have been nominated.

# lionel-messi - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

‘My dream is to retire at Real Madrid… at 36′

The 30-year-old believes with the right care he can continue to score goals for Los Blancos.

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