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Watch: Messi Hat-Trick Restores Barcelona’s La Liga Lead

Lionel Messi continued his sublime form by netting his 31st La Liga hat-trick as Barcelona thrashed Levante 5-0 on Sunday to regain their three-point lead at the top of the table. The 31-year-old Argentinian arrived in Valencia having scored two free-kicks in last weekend’s derby thumping of Espanyol. He took his goals tally for the season to 20 after a …

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“He Only Has One Skill” – Pelé Launches Astonishing Attack On Leo Messi

It appears as though Brazilian great Pelé isn’t the biggest fan of Barcelona’s Lionel Messi. The legendary striker and three-time World Cup winner hit out at comparisons between himself and Messi claiming that the five-time Ballon d’Or winner only has “one skill” and that he was a much better all-around player than the Argentine. “How can you make a comparison between a …

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Breaking: Luka Modric Wins The 2018 Ballon d’Or

Ballon d'Or Luka Modric

Luka Modric has been announced as the winner of the 2018 Ballon d’Or at an awards ceremony in Paris tonight.  The award caps off an incredible year for the 33-year-old Croatian who helped his country reach the World Cup final in Russia in addition to winning a Champions League with Real Madrid. Modric’s win means that 2018 will be the …

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“Leo Is A Friend Of Mine” – Maradona Denies Messi Criticism

Diego Maradona says he “loves” Lionel Messi and described as “false” comments attributed to him attacking his Argentine compatriot and Barcelona legend. “Leo is a friend of mine and I’d never speak ill of a friend,” Maradona assured Spanish sports newspaper Marca on Wednesday. Last month Maradona was quoted as telling Fox Sports in Mexico that Messi “is not a …

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Messi Set For Barcelona Return While Dembele Is Dropped

Ernesto Valverde has indicated Lionel Messi and Samuel Umtiti are both ready to return for Barcelona against Real Betis on Sunday but Ousmane Dembele has been dropped.  Messi has been out since breaking his arm against Sevilla on October 20 while Umtiti has been nursing a knee problem and has not played since September 26. Both are included in the …

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Paul Scholes: Even Messi Would Struggle In This Man United Team

Paul Scholes says even Lionel Messi would struggle to shine in the current Manchester United team and that the struggling club are being laughed at by their rivals. The former United and England midfielder has been a frequent and vocal critic of his old club, who are languishing in eighth place in the Premier League, five points adrift of any …

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Manchester City Deny Claims Of Lionel Messi Bid

Manchester City have rubbished claims they made a failed bid to sign Barcelona legend Lionel Messi. Messi has been linked with City several times since former Barcelona boss Pep Guardiola was appointed manager of the Premier League club in 2016. City chairman Khaldoon al Mubarak was quoted in Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo as saying he once made a lucrative offer …

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Ronaldo Beats Messi To Top Spot In FIFA 19 Rankings

Cristiano Ronaldo has retained his spot as the world’s best player in FIFA 19, making it the third year in a row he has beaten Lionel Messi to top spot. Neymar Jr. Messi. CR7. It’s the top 10 🔥 #FIFARatings ➡️ https://t.co/F9mv3nMUb8 #FIFA19 pic.twitter.com/MlPd5Vj87Z — EA SPORTS FIFA (@EASPORTSFIFA) September 12, 2018 Although the two superstars have the same overall …

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