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Play The Messi Way – Keep the game beautiful - originally posted on Soccerlens.comIf Ryan Giggs is shattering records in the Premier League, Lionel Messi is doing the same on a much larger scale and getting a lot more attention for it.
From breaking Gerd Muller’s record of scoring most goals in a year to becoming the first player to win four Ballon d’Or awards in a row. Messi is doing it all.
The football world is split on whether Messi is the best ever but no one can deny the fact that he is right up there with the best. It is quite an honour to reach the heights he has achieved and still only be 25 years old – that’s two years lesser than Cristiano Ronaldo’s age, by the way.
Following the successful launch of the adizero f50 Messi, adidas brings Play the Messi Way in an attempt to inspire the youth to keep the game beautiful by staying on their feet and not diving to the ground.
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Real Madrid beat Barcelona 2-1 in the Spanish league on Saturday for its second victory over its fierce rivals in five days before its critical Champions League trip to Manchester United.
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Barcelona says it is appealing a FIFA directive not to select a French youngster to play in one of its youth teams.
According to Barcelona, FIFA sent a communication some weeks ago instructing it not to select 15-year-old Theo Chendri to play in its Youth A squad.
FIFA said on Wednesday it had been contacted by Spain's federation about ''the international transfer of...
Barcelona is appealing a FIFA directive not to select a French youngster to play in one of its youth teams.
According to Barcelona, FIFA sent a communication instructing it not to select 15-year-old Theo Chendri to play in its Youth A squad.
FIFA said on Wednesday it had been contacted by Spain's federation about ''the international transfer of the minor player Theo...
Gareth Bale has expressed his delight at being compared to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, stressed that he doesn’t model his game on anybody else, and praised Tottenham Hotspur manager Andre Villas-Boas.
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Michael Essien played the entire duration of the match for Real Madrid in their 2-1 win Spanish La Liga derby against Barcelona.
The Ghana international started the match at right-back before moving to the middle.
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