LIONEL MESSI RUMORS & GOSSIP

Messi is mentally fatigued, says former Barca coach

Former Barcelona head coach Cesar Luis Menotti believes that Lionel Messi is suffering from mental fatigue following a poor run […]
Via Soccer News
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Laudrup backs Messi to shine in Copa final

Former Barcelona midfielder Michael Laudrup has backed Lionel Messi to again show his quality in Wednesday’s Copa del Rey final. […]
Via Soccer News
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

All is well with Messi, insists Zubizarreta

Barcelona sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta insists “there is nothing wrong” with Lionel Messi amid fears over his recent form. Messi, […]
Via Soccer News
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Pepsi “NOW IS WHAT YOU MAKE IT” Commercial Feat Lionel Messi, Robin van Persie, David Luiz, Sergio Ramos, Sergio Agüero, and Jack Wilsher

  "Now is What You Make It" Pepsi is celebrating music and football with the recent premiere of their interactive film and TV commercial for the brand’s 2014 football campaign. The commercial features an impressive 2014 Pepsi all-star #Futbol lineup–Lionel Messi, Robin van Persie, David Luiz, Sergio Ramos, Sergio Agüero, and Jack Wilsher. The spot creatively blends...
Via More Than Stats
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cristiano Ronaldo Equals Messi’s Record For Most Goals In One UEFA Champions League Season

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has equaled Lionel Messi’s record for the most number of goals scored in a single UEFA Champions League season. The Real Madrid superstar’s strike on Wednesday night against Borussia Dortmund in the quarter-final first-leg at Santiago Bernabeu took his tally to 14 goals for 2013-14 campaign. Plus, he set a record tonight, scoring in 8 consecutive...
Via World Soccer Talk
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Barcelona F.C. victorious against Real Madrid: Messi shows his best form

The best player in the world Barcelona F.C. managed to beat the powerful Real Madrid by 4-3, with a hat-trick by an inspired Lionel Messi and an aggressive Andres Iniesta. It has come to the point in which Barcelona cannot ask for more from their star player, he has emerged in a time in which the team needed him the most on a crucial league-defining moment, and when his form was...
Via isportsweb.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Barcelona striker Lionel Messi poised to leapfrog Cristiano Ronaldo as world's highest-paid player

Lionel Messi is poised to become the world’s highest-paid player as Barcelona look to ensure his long-term future is secure at the Nou Camp before he heads off to play for Argentina in the World Cup. Although Messi already has a contract that runs until 2018, his star status means that he has been able to force Josep Maria Bartomeu, the new president, to negotiate an improved...
Via Pro Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Lionel Messi Outshines Galaxy Of Stars With Hat-Trick In ‘El Clasico’

Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick last weekend in Barcelona’s 7-0 destruction of struggling Osasuna. The Argentine superstar repeated feat Sunday, leading his team to a 4-3 victory against Real Madrid in “El Clasico.” The two games’ settings were different, but the outcome was the same. Messi scored, Barcelona won and records fell. After the game, a reporter asked Barcelona...
Via NESN.com
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lionel Messi Demanding $35M Annual Salary From Barcelona

ALionel Messi wants his salary to reflect his status as FC Barcelona’s greatest-ever player. Messi is negotiating a new contract with Barcelona, and Spanish newspaper AS reports he is demanding €25 million ($34.6 million/£21 million) per year for five years — after taxes. Messi’s desire for a new deal (his seventh since 2005) reportedly stems from Barcelona’s recruitment...
Via NESN.com
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Napoli set to rival Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal for 'new Lionel Messi' Juan Iturbe

The 20-year-old, currently on loan at Verona, has been a consistent performer for the Serie A club, with five goals and two assists this term. And the Argentine winger, dubbed as the 'new Lionel Messi', has now caught the attention of third-place Napoli. But the Italian club will have to beat the likes of Verona - who have an option to buy in their loan deal - and long...
Via Pro Sports Daily
29 days ago  |  Discuss
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