Comfirmed: Messi Out For Up To Two Months

A big blow for Barcelona, as Lionel Messi suffered a knee injury in the clash against Las Palmas that’ll rule him out for up to two months. Messi collided with defender Pedro Bigas inside the 18-yard box three minutes into the first half.

Messi Taken Off With Knee Injury

This is sad for Barcelona, as Lionel Messi has suffered a knee injury during the match against Las Palmas. Messi collided with goalkeeper Javi Varas inside the 18-yard box three minutes into the match.

Ronaldo, Messi can’t play in EPL – Beckenbauer

Franz Beckenbauer believes that despite the huge revenue of the Premier League, the world’s best players still ply their trade outside of England’s top-flight. The post Ronaldo, Messi can’t play in EPL – Beckenbauer appeared first on Vanguard News.

No anti-Messi plan as Roma target Barca result

Roma coach Rudi Garcia said there will no plans to target Barcelona's Lionel Messi and has warned his side will aim to "get a result" when the sides meet in a Champions League Group E opener on Wednesday. The post No anti-Messi plan as Roma target Barca result appeared first

Willian: Messi Over Ronaldo, Hazard Can Win Ballon D’or

Chelsea midfielder Willian, has revealed he would pick Messi over Ronaldo and also believes Hazard can win the Ballon D’or. Though Hazard has faced criticism from boss, Mourinho, Willian believes his teammate will gear up as the season goes on.

UEFA Best Player Between Messi, Ronaldo And Suarez

No surprise here as Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Suarez make the top three for the 2014-15 UEFA best player in Europe award. Ronaldo who picked up the UEFA best player last year was nominated again this season after scoring 61 goals in 54 matches and winning the UEFA

Martino: If I Were Messi, I’d Have Quit Argentina Long Ago

Argentina boss Gerard Martino has said he would have quit Argentina if he were Lionel Messi, due to the criticism the forward has received. Though Messi is being revered at Barcelona, he has faced heavy criticism by his compatriots and has been blamed for their lack of silverware.

Fabregas: MSN Best Attack Of The Last 25 Years

Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas has heaped praise on Barcelona’s Messi, Suarez and Neymar calling them the best attacking trident in over 25 years. Fabregas played alongside Messi and Neymar at Camp Nou before returning to the EPL, a move that fuelled Barcelona’s financial acquisition of Suarez.

Luis Enrique: Even Messi Needs A Rest


Messi won’t be on the pre-season tour of the US with Barcelona according to Luis Enrique and this is due to the fact that Messi needs rest from the Copa. The Argentine captained his national team to another major final in a year, but the winners medal eluded them again

Nadal: Ronaldo No Match For Messi


No, not that Nadal, not the tennis player. Well, former Barcelona defender Miguel Angel Nadal believes that Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo is not a match for Barcelona talisman, Lionel Messi.

Maradona: Messi Doesn’t Get A Touch For Argentina


When you don’t turn up for your country the way you turn up for your club, you should expect the critics to line up at your door like you directed a bad movie. Argentina failed to clinch another national trophy, the copa america, 12 months after losing out on the

Bartomeu: Messi Has Reinvented Himself


Messi is worthy of praise and he keeps getting that. Josep Maria Bartomeu has praised the Argentine for reinventing himself, saying he is better than ever.

Lucas: Messi Is My Inspiration


You know you’re doing the right things when you happen to inspire a colleague. That is exactly what Lucas Moura has said Lionel Messi is to him.

Biglia: Argentina Turned Its Back On Messi


Lucas Biglia, Argentine midfielder has said that if Messi decides to take a break from the national team, he will have the support of his teammates. The Albiceleste captain has been criticized after Argentina failed to lift the Copa in Chile, with one criticism coming from his grandfather.

It Hurts: Messi Says Losing A Final Is Painful


He should know how it feels to win and lose a final. We’ve not seen that many final losses from a side that fields Messi. But that action has occurred in two consecutive national team finals.

Chile Wins Copa America

Host nation, Chile, won the Copa America for the first time in the 99-year history of the tournament, after they beat Argentina 4-1 on penalties. The game produced few chances in regulation time with the best coming in when Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez volley went wide in the 83rd minute.