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#Leo Messi

# leo-messi - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

Here's the image of Leo Messi that the 'Argentinian Hello' magazine will lead with
# WHAT HAPPENS IN VEGAS...
# WHAT HAPPENS IN VEGAS...

Here's the image of Leo Messi that the 'Argentinian Hello' magazine will lead with

Jul 30th 2013, 12:53 PM 10,867 Views 13 Comments

That’s not his wife… but the Pope still seems happy enough.

# leo-messi - Monday 22 July, 2013

Tito Vilanova departure hard to take, admits Barca skipper Puyol
# Tito
# Tito

Tito Vilanova departure hard to take, admits Barca skipper Puyol

Jul 22nd 2013, 12:39 PM 3,339 Views 0 Comments

The club’s shortlist had reportedly been reduced to former player and youth team coach Luis Enrique and Argentine Gerardo Martino.

# leo-messi - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Eamon Dunphy compared Lionel Messi to Henry Shefflin again last night
# Go Compare
# Go Compare

Eamon Dunphy compared Lionel Messi to Henry Shefflin again last night

Apr 11th 2013, 11:23 AM 3,811 Views 13 Comments

We reckon he’d be a wristy enough lad.

# leo-messi - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Champions League: Barca can overcome Messi absence, insists Iniesta
# FCB
# FCB

Champions League: Barca can overcome Messi absence, insists Iniesta

Apr 10th 2013, 7:52 AM 958 Views 0 Comments

Cesc Fabregas will probably start in the false-nine role that he starred in for Spain during last year’s European Championship.

# leo-messi - Friday 5 April, 2013

Leo Messi and Danny Alves warm up for PSG game with unbelievable game of keepy-uppy
# Tekkers
# Tekkers

Leo Messi and Danny Alves warm up for PSG game with unbelievable game of keepy-uppy

Apr 5th 2013, 5:01 PM 4,590 Views 2 Comments

Pretty good, I guess.

# leo-messi - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Snapshot: Pope Francis makes first changes at the Vatican...
# Interior Design
# Interior Design

Snapshot: Pope Francis makes first changes at the Vatican...

Mar 13th 2013, 10:24 PM 12,242 Views 50 Comments

Now to get a Gabriela Sabatini statue in St Peter’s.

# leo-messi - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Leo Messi scores 2 Leo Messi goals as Barcelona march on
# Leo
# Leo

Leo Messi scores 2 Leo Messi goals as Barcelona march on

Mar 12th 2013, 8:13 PM 13,906 Views 58 Comments

David Villa and Jordi Alba also struck goals as AC Milan came up well short.

# leo-messi - Sunday 3 March, 2013

It’s official: If you’re a Cancerian, football stardom is written in the stars
# Fortune Telling
# Fortune Telling

It’s official: If you’re a Cancerian, football stardom is written in the stars

Mar 3rd 2013, 7:00 AM 9,606 Views 2 Comments

Research [by us] has revealed that the crabby star sign is responsible for some of the world’s best soccer players.

# leo-messi - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

The snub goes on: No Premier League players included in latest Team of the Year
# Don't Look
# Don't Look

The snub goes on: No Premier League players included in latest Team of the Year

Jan 16th 2013, 1:17 PM 2,751 Views 7 Comments

5.3m votes were counted and the likes of Rooney, Hart and Drogba were nowhere to be seen.

# leo-messi - Friday 11 January, 2013

I'd take Ulster at Ravenhill over Barcelona at the Nou Camp any day - Duncan Weir
# Heineken Cup
# Heineken Cup

I'd take Ulster at Ravenhill over Barcelona at the Nou Camp any day - Duncan Weir

Jan 11th 2013, 10:29 AM 1,146 Views 0 Comments

The Scottish out-half was in the Glasgow Celtic youth team with James Forrest.

# leo-messi - Monday 7 January, 2013

Snapshot: Here's the seating plan for the Ballon D'Or ceremony later...
# Awks
# Awks

Snapshot: Here's the seating plan for the Ballon D'Or ceremony later...

Jan 7th 2013, 4:36 PM 2,464 Views 2 Comments

They’ve decided to put Iniesta in between Messi and Ronaldo, wisely.

# leo-messi - Friday 28 December, 2012

How much? Leo Messi rejects eye-watering Anzhi offer
# Wowzers
# Wowzers

How much? Leo Messi rejects eye-watering Anzhi offer

Dec 28th 2012, 5:51 PM 4,471 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, Messi’s team-mate David Villa’s been linked to Premier League sides Arsenal and Chelsea.

# leo-messi - Saturday 22 December, 2012

VIDEO: 2012 rampage of Leo Messi ends at 91 goals
# Messi 91
# Messi 91

VIDEO: 2012 rampage of Leo Messi ends at 91 goals

Dec 22nd 2012, 8:21 PM 2,674 Views 1 Comment

You can relax now Godfrey Chitalu, your record is safe.

# leo-messi - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Wenger marvels at 'mesmerising' Messi
# King Leo
# King Leo

Wenger marvels at 'mesmerising' Messi

Dec 11th 2012, 12:25 PM 1,350 Views 0 Comments

“Even with the biggest imagination, I would not have thought somebody would be capable of doing that.”

# leo-messi - Monday 10 December, 2012

Gerd Müller praises 'giant' Messi after goalscoring record falls
# Der Bomber
# Der Bomber

Gerd Müller praises 'giant' Messi after goalscoring record falls

Dec 10th 2012, 6:58 PM 2,501 Views 3 Comments

Der Bomber hopes the Argentine’s record stands the test of time.

# leo-messi - Thursday 29 November, 2012

File under obvious: Messi favourite for record fourth Ballon d'Or
# Top Man
# Top Man

File under obvious: Messi favourite for record fourth Ballon d'Or

Nov 29th 2012, 6:35 AM 874 Views 2 Comments

FIFA and France Football announce the three finalists for the prestigious award in Sao Paulo today.

# leo-messi - Saturday 24 November, 2012

Mes que une Liga? Catalan vote could see Barca in French league
# Ligue 1
# Ligue 1

Mes que une Liga? Catalan vote could see Barca in French league

Nov 24th 2012, 6:57 PM 2,731 Views 0 Comments

Barcelona City mayor Javier Trias says that the European giants could be travelling north for every domestic fixture.

# leo-messi - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

'Ronaldo was my hero' says Messi... (not that one)
# The Other Guy
# The Other Guy

'Ronaldo was my hero' says Messi... (not that one)

Nov 6th 2012, 4:07 PM 1,983 Views 0 Comments

“I loved watching players like Zidane, Ronaldinho and Rivaldo but Ronaldo was the best striker I’ve ever seen,” he said.

# leo-messi - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Peers pressure: The games can't come quick enough for Sligo veteran Gavin
# Airtricity
# Airtricity

Peers pressure: The games can't come quick enough for Sligo veteran Gavin

Sep 27th 2012, 5:48 PM 737 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin native was suspended for Rovers’ draw with Bray but is back for the title run-in.

# leo-messi - Sunday 19 August, 2012

VIDEO: Spanish football is back and Leo Messi is scoring goals for fun
# Barca
# Barca

VIDEO: Spanish football is back and Leo Messi is scoring goals for fun

Aug 19th 2012, 10:02 PM 1,943 Views 0 Comments

The Tito Vilanova era is off to a fine start after a 5-1 win over Real Sociedad at the Nou Camp.

# leo-messi - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Messi says Ronaldo rivalry is a 'media construct'
# La Liga
# La Liga

Messi says Ronaldo rivalry is a 'media construct'

Aug 15th 2012, 5:29 PM 1,084 Views 0 Comments

“It’s only the media, the press, who wants us to be at loggerheads but I’ve never fought with Cristiano,” the Barcelona forward says.

La Liga kick-off: Barca look to recapture spirit of Guardiola
# FCB
# FCB

La Liga kick-off: Barca look to recapture spirit of Guardiola

Aug 15th 2012, 12:28 PM 661 Views 0 Comments

This time around it will be new coach Tito Vilanova who will be attempting to make it one in the eye for Mourinho.

# leo-messi - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Clasico analysis: vintage Mourinho, vindication for Ronaldo
# Analysis
# Analysis

Clasico analysis: vintage Mourinho, vindication for Ronaldo

Apr 21st 2012, 9:48 PM 9,760 Views 37 Comments

After a night in which the tectonic plates below the Spanish league shifted, Miguel Delaney analyses the genius of Jose Mourinho and Cristiano Ronaldo.

As it happened: Barcelona v Real Madrid, El Clasico
# Minute-by-Minute
# Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Barcelona v Real Madrid, El Clasico

Apr 21st 2012, 6:38 PM 10,199 Views 8 Comments

It’s the biggest fixture in world football and potentially a decisive one. For all the action and discussion, relive it here.

# leo-messi - Thursday 22 March, 2012

WATCH: How an under-developed 12-year-old became the greatest footballer of his generation
# Messi
# Messi

WATCH: How an under-developed 12-year-old became the greatest footballer of his generation

Mar 22nd 2012, 10:00 PM 1,450 Views 6 Comments

A short documentary about Lionel Messi’s development at Barcelona’s prestigious youth academy, La Masia.

# leo-messi - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Want to see every single one of Messi's 234 goals? Of course you do
# The World's Greatest?
# The World's Greatest?

Want to see every single one of Messi's 234 goals? Of course you do

Mar 21st 2012, 12:11 PM 847 Views 0 Comments

This is likely to be the best 14 minutes of your day.

# leo-messi - Thursday 8 March, 2012

That boy Messi: Guardiola says what we're all thinking after Leo's five-star show
# The World's Greatest?
# The World's Greatest?

That boy Messi: Guardiola says what we're all thinking after Leo's five-star show

Mar 8th 2012, 9:44 AM 908 Views 1 Comment

“If he wants to, he’ll score six one day.”

# leo-messi - Monday 5 March, 2012

Bring it on: Messi would be 'happy' to see Aguero at Real Madrid
# La Liga
# La Liga

Bring it on: Messi would be 'happy' to see Aguero at Real Madrid

Mar 5th 2012, 7:00 AM 512 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old’s father-in-law Diego Maradona recently claimed the striker must play for Madrid one day.

# leo-messi - Monday 27 February, 2012

So, did you see Messi's free-kick last night?
# Genius
# Genius

So, did you see Messi's free-kick last night?

Feb 27th 2012, 10:00 AM 2,457 Views 2 Comments

But could he do it on a cold night in Stoke etc and so on?

# leo-messi - Sunday 19 February, 2012

It's Sunday, so here's 9 of our favourite pictures from the past 7 days
# Developing Story
# Developing Story

It's Sunday, so here's 9 of our favourite pictures from the past 7 days

Feb 19th 2012, 9:01 AM 886 Views 1 Comment

Flick back through some of the most striking images from the week of sport.

# leo-messi - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Previews: All you need to know about tonight's Champions League last 16 ties
# Team News
# Team News

Previews: All you need to know about tonight's Champions League last 16 ties

Feb 14th 2012, 3:00 PM 442 Views 0 Comments

It’s February 14, which can mean only one thing – it’s back. Barcelona travel to Germany while knockout stage virgins Apoel Nicosia visit Lyon’s Stade de Gerland.

# leo-messi - Friday 20 January, 2012

I'm sorry for El Clasico stamp on Messi, says Pepe
# It Wasn't Me
# It Wasn't Me

I'm sorry for El Clasico stamp on Messi, says Pepe

Jan 20th 2012, 7:01 AM 782 Views 0 Comments

“I give my heart and soul, and the thought of hurting a colleague has never enetered my mind.”

# leo-messi - Saturday 26 November, 2011

Today's Premier League key questions
# Hmmm...
# Hmmm...

Today's Premier League key questions

Nov 26th 2011, 2:52 PM 1,169 Views 0 Comments

Miguel Delaney looks at the most important issues ahead of today’s fixtures

# leo-messi - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

It's t-shirt time: 9 athletes who got a message off their chest
# Dedicated Followers
# Dedicated Followers

It's t-shirt time: 9 athletes who got a message off their chest

Oct 25th 2011, 3:56 PM 1,777 Views 0 Comments

Mario Balotelli asked ‘Why Always Me?’ during Sunday’s derby demolition of local rivals United. But he’s not the first to reveal a fashionable message.

# leo-messi - Friday 1 July, 2011

Messi can win over Argentine fans at Copa America
# Vamos!
# Vamos!

Messi can win over Argentine fans at Copa America

Jul 1st 2011, 10:16 AM 352 Views 0 Comments

La Pulga, the best player in the world, has yet to prove himself to his home country. This is his shot.

# leo-messi - Friday 3 June, 2011

Messi unhurt following attempted attack outside restaurant
# Huh?
# Huh?

Messi unhurt following attempted attack outside restaurant

Jun 3rd 2011, 11:16 AM 856 Views 1 Comment

“I didn’t feel a thing,” says Barcelona star following the incident in his home town of Rosario.

# leo-messi - Saturday 14 May, 2011

The Bootroom: where are Ronaldo’s goals coming from?
# Tactics
# Tactics

The Bootroom: where are Ronaldo’s goals coming from?

May 14th 2011, 9:52 AM 387 Views 0 Comments

The Real Madrid superstar is on course to win his personal league race with Leo Messi for the title of Pichichi – Spain’s top scorer. But how is he doing it?

# leo-messi - Monday 25 April, 2011

The Spanish Corner: Messi's the man

The Spanish Corner: Messi's the man

Apr 25th 2011, 7:32 PM 417 Views 0 Comments

Garreth Nunn in Madrid looks at the best player in the world as he hits the 50-goal mark.

# leo-messi - Saturday 16 April, 2011

Visca el Barca! Hala Madrid! 10 moments from the greatest rivalry in world football
# World Series Of Spain
# World Series Of Spain

Visca el Barca! Hala Madrid! 10 moments from the greatest rivalry in world football

Apr 16th 2011, 9:08 AM 2,144 Views 0 Comments

As the two biggest clubs in the world meet tonight in the first of four much-anticipated, quick-fire showdowns, Paul Ring counts down some of the most memorable El Clasicos.

# leo-messi - Thursday 14 April, 2011

The YouTube top 10: because there's only so much work you can do
# Going Viral
# Going Viral

The YouTube top 10: because there's only so much work you can do

Apr 14th 2011, 1:29 PM 791 Views 0 Comments

Sick dunks, lightening maximums and memorable goals – it’s that time of the week again.