Lionel Messi

Brazilian legend Kaka picks Lionel Messi over Cristiano Ronaldo

Kaka was doing a question and answer session on Instagram for FIFA`s channel when he picked Messi over Ronaldo.

Apr 04, 2020, 11:19 AM IST

Time to be responsible and stay at home: Lionel Messi's message on coronavirus pandemic

Barcelona tennis star Lionel Messi has said that it is time for everyone to be responsible and stay at home after the Spanish football league season was suspended in the wake of a deadly coronavirus outbreak that has spread all across the world and declared 'pandemic' by the World Health Organisation (WHO).

Mar 15, 2020, 15:33 PM IST

Marvellous Lionel Messi hits four as Barcelona hammer Eibar 5-0 in La Liga

The win took Barca back to the top of La Liga on 55 points, two ahead of Real Madrid.

Feb 23, 2020, 11:36 AM IST

Laureus World Sports Awards 2020: Full list of winners

The 20th annual Laureus World Sports Awards ceremony took place at the Verti Music Hall in Berlin on Monday.

Feb 18, 2020, 11:30 AM IST

Barcelona clinch a tense win over Real Betis

Lionel Messi's hattrick of Assists leads Barcelona to a 3-2 win in a tense match against Real Betis.

Feb 10, 2020, 11:08 AM IST

Barcelona knocked out of Copa Del Rey by Atletico Bilbao

Record 30 times Copa Del Rey winners Barcelona knocked out by Atletico Bilbao after a stoppage-time header from Inaki Williams.

Feb 07, 2020, 12:12 PM IST

Lionel Messi hit backs at Eric Abidal

 Lionel Messi hits back at Barcelona sporting director Eric Abidal for dressing room criticism.

Feb 05, 2020, 14:21 PM IST

Ansu Fati back on charts as Barcelona ease past Levante

Barcelona teenager Ansu Fati scored a brace to lead his side to a 2-1 win at home to Levante on Sunday, finding the net in a league game for the first time in more than four months and becoming the youngest player to net a La Liga double.

Feb 03, 2020, 11:06 AM IST

Lionel Messi powers Barcelona into Copa del Rey quarterfinals

A Lionel Messi-inspired Barcelona eased past Leganes 5-0 on Thursday to reach the Copa del Rey quarterfinals. Leganes, second-bottom of La Liga, made a number of changes from the side that secured a 0-0 draw against Atletico Madrid at the weekend and a full-strength Barca took advantage.

Jan 31, 2020, 10:51 AM IST

La Liga: Lionel Messi nets sublime hat-trick as Barcelona rout Mallorca

Lionel Messi celebrated his sixth Ballon D`Or award with a brilliant hat-trick as Barcelona moved back top of La Liga with an emphatic 5-2 victory over Real Mallorca on Saturday.

Dec 08, 2019, 14:36 PM IST

Lionel Messi, Megan Rapinoe win Ballon d'Or 2019 awards

The Argentine superstar finished fifth in last term`s rankings and was in red-hot form for Barcelona, hitting 40 strikes in 2019 and registering a further 17 assists to boot, reported. Messi also won a tenth La Liga trophy and a Supercopa de Espana title.

Dec 03, 2019, 07:15 AM IST

Lionel Messi keeps Barca on top as Real Madrid pile on pressure

The Argentinean played a one-two with Luis Suarez on the edge of the Atletico area before curling a left-foot shot into the back of the Atletico net to decide an entertaining game that could have gone either way as rain poured down in Madrid on Sunday evening, reports Xinhua news agency.

Dec 02, 2019, 14:26 PM IST

Champions League: Lionel Messi scores in 700th match as Barcelona ease into last-16

Ernesto Valverde`s side lead the standings with 11 points from five games, Inter Milan are second on seven while Dortmund are third, also on seven, with Slavia bottom with two.

Nov 28, 2019, 10:31 AM IST

Lionel Messi will stay at Barcelona for next 4-5 years: Josep Bartomeu

Messi was at his devastating his best during the Celta Vigo clash as he netted a hat-trick, helping Barcelona secure a 4-1 win on Sunday.

Nov 11, 2019, 21:06 PM IST

La Liga: Lionel Messi scores 34th hat-trick, equals Cristiano Ronaldo's record

Messi scored his first goal through a penalty in the 23rd minute followed by strikes in the 45+1 and 48 minutes. 

Nov 10, 2019, 09:42 AM IST

Sergio Ramos equals Lionel Messi's record as Real Madrid thrash Leganes in La Liga

 Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos scored for the 16th La Liga season in a row as his side coasted to a 5-0 win at home to basement club Leganes in La Liga on Wednesday to move up to second in the standings.

Oct 31, 2019, 12:38 PM IST

Barcelona 'has given me everything', says Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi has conceded that he is less likely to finish his career in Argentina, describing Barcelona as a city that has given him "everything".

Oct 28, 2019, 14:28 PM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo pips Lionel Messi, David Beckham to top Instagram's highest earners list

Portugese star striker Cristiano Ronaldo has added yet another feather on his already illustrious cap as he emerged as the highest earner on the social media platform, Instagram. 

Oct 20, 2019, 10:45 AM IST

I think Neymar knows he made a mistake leaving Barcelona: Lionel Messi

FC Barcelona forward Leo Messi has denied opposing the club's signing of Antoine Griezmann this summer.

Oct 10, 2019, 15:56 PM IST

You can't compare me and Lionel Messi, says Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk after FIFA awards

Van Dijk was nominated for the Best FIFA Men's Player of the Year award after guiding Liverpool to Champions League glory with a 2-0 victory over Tottenham in the final. 

Sep 24, 2019, 18:54 PM IST