Lionel Messi

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  • Messi returns to Barcelona training

    Messi returns to Barcelona training

    FC Barcelona's Argentine star Lionel Messi returned to the first half of the Wednesday morning group training, the Catalan football club confirmed. Messi, who was ruled out of Argentina's national squad after picking up a hamstring injury, underwent recovery workouts......

    September 7, 2016
  • Barcelona confident Messi will sign contract extension

    Barcelona confident Messi will sign contract extension

    Despite Argentine forward Lionel Messi being within 20 months of the expiration of his FC Barcelona contract, the Catalan football clubs sporting director has no doubt hell stay well into his thirties. Robert Fernandez said on Friday that Messi, 29,......

    September 3, 2016
  • Messi out of Venezuela WC qualifier

    Messi out of Venezuela WC qualifier

    Argentina striker Lionel Messi will miss Tuesday's 2018 World Cup qualifier away to Venezuela with a groin problem, national team coach Edgardo Bauza said on Friday. "Unfortunately, he won't be able to play. We can't take any risks. We spoke......

    September 3, 2016
  • Messi wins it for Argentina in WC qualifier

    Messi wins it for Argentina in WC qualifier

    Superstar Lionel Messi marked his return to the international fold by edging Argentina past Uruguay and to the top of the table in South American qualifiers for the 2018 football World Cup. Despite their defeat on Thursday, the Uruguayans head......

    September 2, 2016
  • Messi-led Argentina face Uruguay in World Cup qualifiers

    Messi-led Argentina face Uruguay in World Cup qualifiers

    Argentina's national football team, with the return of Lionel Messi as skipper in the starting line-up and Edgardo Bauza's debut as coach, will welcome Uruguay on Thursday in the seventh match of the World Cup 2018 Russia qualifiers. The match......

    September 1, 2016
  • 'Lionel Messi can't fix all of Argentina's problems'

    'Lionel Messi can't fix all of Argentina's problems'

    Five-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi cannot be expected to resolve all of Argentina' s problems on the football pitch, Albiceleste coach Edgardo Bauza has said. Speaking on Tuesday, ahead of Argentina's 2018 World Cup qualifier against Uruguay in Mendoza......

    August 31, 2016
  • Lionel Messi major doubt for World Cup qualifiers

    Lionel Messi major doubt for World Cup qualifiers

    Spanish football champions FC Barcelona confirmed that Lionel Messi has suffered a hamstring injury which might keep the Argentine away from the forthcoming World Cup qualifiers against Uruguay and Venezuela. Medical tests on Monday uncovered an issue with Messi's left......

    August 30, 2016
  • New season, same Suarez: Striker shines in Barcelona win

    New season, same Suarez: Striker shines in Barcelona win

    Lionel Messi and hat-trick hero Luis Suarez were in sensational form as they helped Barcelona start their title defence with a crushing 6-2 win over Real Betis at the Camp Nou. Messi scored twice and set up another goal, dominating......

    August 21, 2016
  • Argentina coach meets Messi, Mascherano

    Argentina coach meets Messi, Mascherano

    Argentina coach meets Messi, Mascherano

    August 11, 2016
  • Messi congratulates Argentina''s women gold medallist in judo

    Messi congratulates Argentina''s women gold medallist in judo

    Messi congratulates Argentina''s women gold medallist in judo

    August 8, 2016