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Messi hits hat-trick as Barcelona put four goals past PSV

Messi celebrates his goals Lionel Messi scored his 48th career hat-trick as Barcelona thrashed Dutch champions PSV Eindhoven in their opening Champions League group game. Barca’s captain curled home a stunning free-kick to open the scoring before Luis Suarez’s clever

Messi hat-trick seals Barca’s 25th title

Barcelona claimed their 25th La Liga title on Sunday as a Lionel Messi hat-trick secured a thrilling 4-2 victory at Deportivo La Coruna that wrapped up the league with four matches to spare, AFP reports. Ernesto Valverde’s men completed a

Messi makes history in win over Sociedad

Barcelona ace, Lionel Messi, has broken former Bayern Munich star, Gerd Muller’s long-standing goal record with 366th strike for Barcelona. Muller had scored 365 goals in 427 Bundesliga matches between 1964 and 1979. Messi has now scored more league goals

What Messi told me when I was battling cancer – Ex-Barcelona star, Abidal

Former Barcelona star, Eric Abidal has revealed what superstar, Lionel Messi told him when he was battling with cancer. Abida said that Messi told him to stop sharing his sickness videos as “it breaks his teammates’ heart”. The 38-year-old, who

Copa Del Rey: Messi shines against Celta Vigo as Barcelona reach quarter final

Spanish giants, Barcelona have qualified for the quarter final of the Copa Del Rey after defeating Celta Vigo in round of 16. The Catalan club on Thursday night defeated Celta Vigo 5-0 at home. Celta Vigo forced Barcelona to a

Transfer news: Messi points out 3 players for Barcelona to sell

Barcelona superstar, Lionel Messi, has reportedly told his club to sell three players following their club-record £142 million signing of Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool, Diario Gol reports. Coutinho was paraded as a Barca player on Monday lunchtime, bringing an end

Ronaldo miss out as Neymar, Messi, Kane top list of most valuable players in Europe [See full list]

Paris Saint-Germain star, Neymar, and Barcelona superstar, Lionel Messi top list of Europe’s most valuable footballers. Meanwhile, no Real Madrid player is in the top 20 list compiled. The survey was conducted on Monday by the CIES Football Observatory. CIES

La Liga: Messi, Suarez score as Barcelona thrash Levante

Spanish giants, Barcelona on Sunday cemented their position at the top of LaLiga table after beating Levante 3-0 at home. Goals from Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Paulinho were enough to give Ernesto Valverde’s side a deserving three point. The

Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly wants higher wages than Barca’s Lionel Messi

Real Madrid superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo has reportedly informed the club that he wants to sign a new deal so as to receive more wages than Barcelona ace, Lionel Messi, according to Journalist Duncan Castles. Castles, who believes Ronaldo is not

Messi reveals area he needs to improve on

Barcelona and Argentine superstar, Lionel Messi on Tuesday revealed the one area he needs to improve on to be a perfect player ever in the history of the round leather game. Messi admitted that penalty misses when it mattered most

Why Ronaldo is bigger than Messi – Roberto Carlos

Real Madrid legend Roberto Carlos has stated that Cristiano Ronaldo’s professionalism and determination puts him above Lionel Messi. The Portugal star won the Ballon d’Or for the fifth time in his career this year, having inspired Madrid to success in

Messi, Ronaldo, Neymar comparison damages Dybala – Allegri

Juventus manager, Massimiliano Allegri has explained that comparing forward, Paulo Dybala with Barcelona’s Lionel Messi, Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Paris Saints-Germain’s Neymar is “damaging.” Allegri said the comparisons that were made at the beginning of the start of the

EPL: Harry Kane breaks Shearer’s goalscoring record, overtakes Messi

Tottenham Hotspur striker, Harry Kane, has smashed Alan Shearer’s record for most Premier League goals in a calender year. Kane, who netted a hat-trick as Spurs demolished Southampton 5-2 on Boxing Day, has also scored more times in 2017 than

Real Madrid vs Barcelona: Messi shines as leaders hammer Zidane’s men 3-0 in El Clasico

Barcelona’s march towards the 2017/2018 La Liga title continued on Saturday, as they defeated fierce rivals Real Madrid 3-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium. Real, fresh from their Club World Cup triumph in the United Arab Emirates, needed a positive