Published: 29 Jun 2016
Argentina great Diego Maradona has urged Lionel Messi to reconsider his international retirement.
Published: 27 Jun 2016
A tearful Lionel Messi has announced his retirement from international football after Argentina’s loss in the Copa America...
Published: 7 Jul 2016
Lionel Messi has been sentenced to 21 months in prison, but is unlikely to see the inside of a jail cell.
Published: 12 Jun 2015
BARCELONA'S Lionel Messi looks set to face court for tax evasion after the Spanish high court rejected his appeal.
Published: 10 Mar 2012
IN THE first part of a two part series, The Independent's Pete Jenson outline why Lionel Messi is already being touted as...
Published: 10 Dec 2012
BARCELONA superstar Lionel Messi has climbed off the canvas to become the greatest goal scorer of all time.
Published: 7 Dec 2012
IT MIGHT be a little bit premature, but I thought I would send Santa my Christmas list early so the big man has a chance to...
Published: 14 Jan 2015
CRISTIANO Ronaldo edged one closer to Barcelona rival Lionel Messi by easily winning his third Ballon d’Or as the world’s...
Published: 24 Jan 2014
FOUR-time world player of the year Lionel Messi celebrated his 400th game for Barcelona.
Published: 9 Jan 2013
LIONEL Messi won his fourth straight Ballon d'Or on Tuesday, but said he was more concerned with winning trophies with...