Lionel Messi Retires
Jun28

Lionel Messi Retires

Argentinian superstar Lionel Messi has announced his retirement from international football after his team went down to Chile in the Copa America finals today. The Chileans beat Argentina 4-2 on a penalty play after the match resulted in a 0-0 score at full time. The final moments of the game were devastating for the South American team when Messi’s penalty shot attempt amounted to a fly over the cross bar. Chile’s Francisco Silva was...

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Messi: The Record Is For My Fans
Nov24

Messi: The Record Is For My Fans

Lionel Messi Expresses Gratitude After Breaking La Liga All-Time Record Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi, has thanked his fans after breaking Telmo Zarra’s all-time La Liga goalscoring record. Messi scored a hat-trick against Sevilla on Saturday to take his goal tally beyond Zarra’s long-standing record of 251 goals, with his current goal count at 253 goals. After scoring in his first La Liga match since 18 October, Messi thanked his...

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No Love Lost in Ronaldo and Messi Duel
Nov18

No Love Lost in Ronaldo and Messi Duel

The penthouse suite at the top of world football is not big enough to accommodate both global giants, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. The sign on the door says: “All welcome who are addicted to winning,” but in reality, no matter how hard Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Yaya Touré and Neymar try to kick the door down, Ronaldo and Messi are the only ones slugging it out for the key. At Old Trafford in Manchester on Tuesday night,...

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