LIONEL MESSI RUMORS & GOSSIP

Premier League Pass Masters: How They Make Their Teams Tick

The soccer world is fixated on scoring. We love Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. We appreciate what Luis Suarez, Robert Lewandowski, and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang do. Sergio Aguero and Diego Costa grab the headlines in the Premier League, and often left by the wayside is the art of the passer.I've discussed the new holding midfielder and their responsibilities as that passer,...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Messi looking to end El Clasico scoring drought

There couldn't be a better time for Lionel Messi to end his scoring drought than in the clasico against Real Madrid.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
3 days ago

Theo Walcott broke a weird Lionel Messi record

Just about anything can be a record. It doesn’t matter how random it is or how little usefulness it has in everyday life, a record is still a record.Lionel Messi holds a lot of them and his records tend to be pretty legitimate in the world of soccer. But one you probably didn’t know he once held was controlling a ball dropped from the highest known altitude. Not anymore, though...
Via FOX Sports
4 days ago

WATCH: Lionel Messi blasts great free-kick goal vs Colombia

Argentina got embarrassed 3-0 in their last World Cup qualifying match against Brazil, so it was important for them to rebound against Colombia. And that’s exactly what they did, taking care of business by the same margin of victory they had previously lost by (3-0). Lionel Messi opened the scoring by blasting the ball into the upper-90 quadrant on a free kick, and you need...
Via The Sports Daily
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Could Lionel Messi leave Barcelona soon?

Lionel Messi might be pondering the unthinkable: leaving FC Barcelona. That soccer superstar rejected Barcelona’s contract offer in July, Marca reported Monday, citing unnamed sources. Messi’s current deal expires in 2018, and he’ll consider all of his options until then, according to the Spanish newspaper. Marca claims Messi’s conviction on tax fraud charges has prompted...
Via NESN.com
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Messi allegedly clashed with Man City player following Champions League loss

Lionel Messi, a sore loser? He certainly seems to be gaining that reputation these days. After losing out on the Copa America Centenario title, Messi announced his retirement from international soccer in anger. Now, news came out of Manchester that Messi apparently didn’t take too kindly to Barcelona losing to Manchester City in a key Group C clash in Champions League play. According...
Via The Comeback
November 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Behold another incredible Lionel Messi hat trick

Another week, another hat trick for Lionel Messi. What else is new? During Wednesday’s Champions League match against Manchester City, Messi did what he always does. Messi didn’t just score once or twice, he scored three times. No big deal. Aaaand that's 3 for Messi today and 6 on the #UCL season. No other player has scored more than 3. #UCLonFOX https://t.co/pNS3BGYU3C ...
Via The Comeback
October 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Messi confirms he will return to Argentina national team

Lionel Messi’s retirement from international soccer did not last long. Messi confirmed on Friday that he will continue to make himself available for selection to the Argentina national team. “I see that there are a lot of problems in Argentina football and I don’t want to create more,” Messi said in a statement, via ESPN FC. “I don’t want to cause harm, on the contrary...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 12, 2016  |  Discuss

FC Barcelona ignites public call of support for Lionel Messi

Soccer star Lionel Messi was recently sentenced to 21 months in prison for tax evasion and will not have to spend a day behind bars due to Spanish law. Because he has been through so much agony and grief (/sarcasm) FC Barcelona is helping spread the word to gather as much public support for their star player by taking to social media. No, really. A social media campaign of public...
Via The Comeback
July 09, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Can Cristiano Ronaldo claim the throne?

The rivalry between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi has always been neck and neck, but neither of team have ever led their respective countries to an international title. With Messi's epic penalty kick miss in the Copa America Final, if Ronaldo leads Portugal to a win over France, does CR7 officially become the best player of his generation?
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July 07, 2016  |  Discuss
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