Messi and Ronaldo vying for award ... again

Story Published: 25 Oct 2016

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have shared the Ballon d'Or - the trophy for the world's best footballer - every year...

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Messi the man for Barcelona

Story Published: 23 Oct 2016

A Lionel Messi double, including a dramatic injury-time penalty, has helped Barcelona to a 3-2 win over Valencia.

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Messi hat-trick ruins Guardiola's return to Barcelona

Story Published: 20 Oct 2016

Former Barca coach Guardiola watched on as the Argentine superstar capitalised on some Manchester City errors.

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Queensland skipper and assist king

Story Published: 24 Aug 2016

Berserker Bears' Jardel Bob is a classic number 10. While he likes to shoot and score, assisting team-mates is just as...

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Lionel Messi sentenced for tax evasion

Story 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.

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Maradona tells Messi not to retire

Story Published: 29 Jun 2016

Argentina great Diego Maradona has urged Lionel Messi to reconsider his international retirement.

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World's best footballer to retire after penalty miss

Story Published: 27 Jun 2016

A tearful Lionel Messi has announced his retirement from international football after Argentina’s loss in the Copa America...

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Messi to face court for tax evasion

Story Published: 12 Jun 2015

BARCELONA'S Lionel Messi looks set to face court for tax evasion after the Spanish high court rejected his appeal.

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Cristiano Ronaldo closes in on Lionel Messi after win

Story 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...

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Lionel Messi celebrated his 400th game for Barcelona

Story Published: 24 Jan 2014

FOUR-time world player of the year Lionel Messi celebrated his 400th game for Barcelona.

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