The debate on whether Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi is the better player will continue to be a popular one considering that both players have reached astounding heights in their careers. Ronaldo was recently named the winner of the 2014 Ballon D’or over Messi and had been voted the FIFA Ballon d’Or winner for
Lionel Messi has the backing of manager Luis Enrique despite his developing infamy as inconsistent from the penalty spot. Messi had missed a chance to put Barcelona 2 goals ahead against Manchester City in their UEFA Champions League clash, but had his spot kick well saved by Joe Hart.
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has said that his side’s Champions League hopes are still alive following Lionel Messi‘s penalty miss. Luis Suarez‘s 2 first half goals and Sergio Aguero‘s second-half strike set things at 2-1 before Barcelona were awarded a penalty.
Manchester City’s Samir Nasri is talking tough ahead of Tuesday’s Champions league clash against Barcelona. City were beaten out of the tournament at the same stage last season, and Nasri claims City have the star power to rival Barcelona’s.
Sexy singer Shakira has welcomed another baby boy with her longtime footballer boyfriend, Gerard Pique. According to reliable sources, the baby was delivered on Thursday night in Barcelona by the same doctor and hospital where she had her first son.
Brazilian Striker Neymar who joined FC Barcelona in May 2013 is feeling more comfortable than ever at the club. While speaking at the Baruel agreement presentation a few days ago, Neymar said:“this is my best moment at Barça. I am getting better all the time but there is still a lot left
Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has revealed his patience with out-of-form striker Luis Suarez. Suarez has been a shadow of his former self, scoring a meager 5 goals in his first 16 goals for the Catalan giants.
West Ham boss Sam Allardyce is hoping to be able to keep on-form loan midfielder Alex Song. Allardyce believes the club has the financial power to fight for the Barcelona midfielder, who has reportedly been attracting interest from Liverpool and Manchester United.
With the tension in Barcelona as high as it has ever been, reports claimed that Lionel Messi had approached club president, Josep Bartomeu and asked him to fire manager, Luis Enrique. Bartomeu has come out to claim that no meeting of that sort took place.
Barcelona manager Luis Enrique has revealed that he will quit the club if he doesn’t get the backing of his players. There had been reports that Luis Enrique would be sacked to keep star player Lionel Messi happy, as there were rumors of a rift between them.
A former Barcelona assistant manager, Henk Ten Cate, has said Lionel Messi is still at the club because of a vow he made to late manager Tito Vilanova. Ten Cate, who was Frank Rijkaard‘s assistant during his time at Camp Nou, thinks a transfer would be in the best interest
Barcelona suffered a surprise 1-0 loss to Real Sociedad on Sunday, with many blaming the loss on coach Luis Enrique‘s decision to start Lionel Messi & Neymar on the bench. Barcelona had trailed as early as the 2nd minute after an unfortunate Jordi Alba own goal, and failed to find
Thierry Daniel Henry, the former French international, (France’s all-time leading goalscorer with 51 goals, Henry called time on his international career in 2010 after 123 appearances) who turned 37 last August, announced his decision to quit on Tuesday. He has spent the last four seasons playing for MLS side the New