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Messi: Argentina must improve to succeed in Russia

Argentina captain Lionel Messi believes they need to improve if they are to stand a chance of winning next year’s FIFA World Cup in...
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Barca held by Celta as Messi ends goal drought

La Liga leaders FC Barcelona were held to a 2-2 home draw by Celta Vigo on Saturday as their former assistant coach, Juan Carlos...

Messi signs new contract with Barca until 2021, buyout is 700m Euro

Lionel Messi has signed a new contract with Spanish clubside FC Barcelona until 2021, the Liga leaders confirmed on Saturday. This ended speculation that the...

Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar nominated for World Best Player

Lionel Messi, Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo have been named as the finalists for the FIFA Best Men's Player award in 2017. Real Madrid star Ronaldo...

FC Barcelona: Messi agrees to prolong contract until 2021

Lionel Messi will extend his contract with Barcelona until June 30, 2021, the Spanish top club announced on Wednesday. The 30-year-old five-time Ballon d’Or winner...

Messi’s jail term may be replaced with fine

Prosecutors in Barcelona say they are not against replacing football star Lionel Messi’s 21-month jail sentence for tax fraud with a fine, a spokeswoman...

Messi: I’ll like to stay with Barca till end of my career

FC Barcelona’s Argentina forward, Lionel Messi, says he will like to remain with the club for the remainder of his career. “It’s what I have...

Messi in superb performance to send off Enrique with Copa del Rey

Lionel Messi was inspired as FC Barcelona beat Alaves 3-1 on Saturday to secure the Copa del Rey for the third year running and...

Messi loses appeal in tax fraud trial, escapes jail

Spain’s Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected an appeal by FC Barcelona star Lionel Messi and stood by a Catalan regional court’s 21-month prison sentence...

Messi scores 51st goal of the season

Lionel Messi has become the first player in Europe's top five leagues to score 50 goals this season after netting twice against Villarreal. The Barcelona...