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VIDEO: Fan has Lionel Messi’s name and number tattooed on his back

Lionel Messi is one of the most recognizable soccer players in the world, and has legions of adoring fans. One supporter, however, went above and beyond to show his allegiance to the Argentinian star. In a short video, a tattoo of Messi’s name and number on fan Hernan Baigorria is showcased. Messi himself was anticipating seeing the tattoo, and he traveled to Baigorria’s hometown...
Via Sports-Kings
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Lionel Messi Meets Fan With ‘Messi 10′ Tattoo On His Back

The biggest Lionel Messi fan in the world was invited to meet the Argentinean striker following the World Cup in Rosario, Argentina. 101 Great Goals reports that Hernán Baigoria got the ‘Messi 10′ tattoo just days before the World Cup final. [101 Great Goals] The post Lionel Messi Meets Fan With ‘Messi 10′ Tattoo On His Back appeared first on Diehardsport.
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Clint Dempsey, Lionel Messi Featured On New FIFA 15 Cover (Photos)

Clint Dempsey will be featured on the North American cover of EA Sports’ “FIFA 15″ after his impressive performance for Team USA at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Dempsey, who scored two of the team’s five goals in the tournament, joins Argentina and FC Barcelona star Lionel Messi on the cover of the video game. Back in the U.S., Dempsey plays for the MLS’ Seattle Sounders...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

The Legacy of Lionel Messi

For Lionel Messi, this wasn't how it was supposed to end: heartbreak in the closing moments of extra time left his team as runners-up, while he was sent home with the Golden Ball—nothing more than a consolation prize to a man who was presented with the burden of bringing home a championship for his country. And that's just the problem, isn't it? From Messi, we expect...
Via The Sports Post
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Germany’s Thomas Muller tells reporter to stick the Golden Boot up her a** (Video)

A reporter asked Germany’s Thomas Muller how it feels to not win the World Cup’s Golden Boot award, which ended up going to Lionel Messi as the best player of the tournament. {if $ticker->lng_id==1}{else}{"Добавить свое объявление"|translate:10}{/if} Loading... The post Germany’s Thomas Muller tells reporter to stick the Golden Boot up her...
Via Soccer Xtra
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Maradonna calls Messi’s winning of golden ball a “marketing plan”

Take issue with Lionel Messi winning the World Cup’s Golden Ball? You are not alone. Messi was awarded the Golden Ball, which gole to the World Cup’s best player, following Argentina’s loss to Germany. While Messi scored four goals in seven games, some feel he was not as strong in the later stages of the World Cup and in Sunday’s loss to Germany was no where to be seen. “Messi...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTOS: The 2014 World Cup final in pictures

As many as 1 billion people watched Germany beat Argentina 1-0 in the 2014 FIFA World Cup finals. Thanks to an extra-time winner from Mario Gotze, Germany was named world champion for the fourth time.  “It's incredible. The team did it beautifully,” German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer told ESPN. "At some point we'll stop celebrating, but we'll still wake up with a smile.”  
Via Intrigue Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Brazil ’14: A German farewell to a splendid month

The full-throttled, united “hurrah’s” from the fans, the acute Darkian observations from Ian Darke, and Pharrell’s “Happy”, as it echoed around the stadium, all rung in our ears for the final time this World Cup. For the fourth time, Germany has conquered the tournament, and for the first time, a European team has done so in South America. During most of the tournament...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Lionel Messi Given Tim Howard Treatment, Drug Tested After World Cup Win

Lionel Messi would have rather been celebrating Argentina’s win over the Netherlands on Wednesday with his teammates in the locker room. But after Argentina won in penalty kicks to advance to the World Cup final, Messi was summoned to a mandatory doping test. United States goalie Tim Howard, as you might recall, experienced the same treatment from FIFA after his 16-save game...
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Lionel Messi makes things right with kid after snub

After the Argentina/Bosnia-Herzegovina match, Lionel Messi went to meet some match officials but he drew attention for missing this really cute kid mascot. .embed-container {position: relative; padding-bottom: 100%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;} .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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