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Barca clinch title in style as Messi treble downs Deportivo

Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick as Barcelona clinched a 25th Liga title on Sunday after winning 4-2 at Deportivo La Coruna. The victory came despite...
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Messi hits 600th career goal in Barca win over Atletico

FC Barcelona forward Lionel Messi struck a remarkable 600th professional goal for club and country on Sunday by scoring in his side’s Liga home...
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Argentina to Messi: Play less football before World Cup in June

Claudio Tapia, Argentina’s National Football Association (AFA) President, says he has spoken to national captain Lionel Messi about playing fewer games for La Liga...
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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...