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Lionel Messi’s reaction when Jordi Evole laid Paris and Manchester travel guides in front of him

The suspenseful transfer saga of Leo Messi occupied a major part of the break preceding this season, as the forward expressed his desire to leave for greener pastures. FC Barcelona were only just reeling off an embarrassing defeat at the hands of eventual winners Bayern Munich in their UEFA Champions League quarter-final tie, when it […]

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Messi wax statue looks more like his lookalike than Messi himself

Fair to say the sculptor has had a bit of a nightmare here. The new Lionel Messi statue at the renovated Wax Museum of Barcelona has copped a fair bit of criticism since its reveal yesterday. The museum, which opened today after being shut down due to the ongoing pandemic, features a new statue of […]

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Barcelona and Lyon stars feature in a ‘get well soon’ video for Van Dijk

The official Twitter account of Royal Dutch Football Association (KNVB) paid tribute to injured Liverpool defender before their friendly against Spain later today. When translated in English, the caption on the video read – “Big man. Bro. Virgil. Our captain. We’re thinking about you. Come back stronger!” The video features several Netherlands players such as […]

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Watch how Lionel Messi reacts as fan claims he loves him more than his father

Lionel Messi turned super sub on Saturday as Barcelona decimated 10-man Real Betis 5-2 at the Camp Nou. It was rare appearance on the bench for Lionel Messi but not for long as the legend came on as a second half substitute following an injury to Ansu Fati. With fans not allowed inside the stadium, […]

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Lionel Messi raises eyebrows with his lack of defending in stoppage time against Dynamo Kiev

Lionel Messi is being slammed for his inactivity during the dying minutes of Barcelona’s 2-1 win against Dynamo Kiev last night Barcelona registered their 3rd win on the trot in the Champions League as goals from Messi and Pique eventually canceled out Viktor Tsyhankov’s second half strike for Dynamo, who were missing 13 first team […]

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Lovely moment Ansu Fati came good on his promise to a Juventus ball boy

With the world at his feet at the mere age of 17, Ansu Fati showed he hasn’t forgotten his roots after the Champions League match against Juventus. The Barcelona youngster is still very humble in every manner as he went out of his way to fulfill a promise made to one of the ballboys on […]

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Chelsea use Money Heist analogy to aim dig at 2009 Champions League loss against Barcelona

In a recent feature interview with new signing Timo Werner, the administrator running the Chelsea website took a poorly veiled, yet hilarious dig at Barcelona concerning the infamous Tom Henning Ovrebo officiating disaster in the second leg of the UEFA Champions League semi final in 2009: comparing the match to a viral crime drama. When […]

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Lionel Messi shows up on a list he has no business showing up in

With the clouds of toxicity still hovering over Lionel Messi and Barcelona after their recent debacle, the focus seems to have shifted from football. Thus, it’s easy to forget what sporting value Messi has provided to Barca over the years. Despite a cataclysmic end to Barcelona’s 19/20 season, Lionel Messi was able to muster some […]

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Who’s who of former Barcelona players join Messi in his stance against Bartomeu

All the speculations surrounding Lionel Messi has been a much-elaborated, and discussed story all through the pandemic-struck summer transfer window, and most, if not all of it, stems from the Barcelona club hierarchy led by Josep Maria Bartomeu: and the way he runs the affairs at the football club. A very unsettled Messi reportedly handed […]

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Lionel Messi’s father says it will be ‘difficult’ for his son to remain at Barcelona

Leo Messi’s father and agent Jorge Messi arrived in Barcelona today to hold talks with president Josep Maria Bartomeu. According to Catalunya-based RAC, a meeting between Jorge Messi and Bartomeu will be held this afternoon. They will face each other to resolve the problems between Leo Messi and the club. Jorge Messi was hounded by […]

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Fan spotted wearing knockoff version of 2018/19 Tottenham home kit during Barcelona protests last night

Messi fan in full Tottenham kit seen protesting against Barcelona board outside Camp Nou La Liga giants Barcelona are facing one of the biggest crisis the club has ever seen as Lionel Messi has asked the board to let him leave for free this summer. Perhaps the greatest footballer of our lifetime, Messi officially sent […]

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Lionel Messi slammed for being lazy as video exposes Barcelona legend’s lack of movement and leadership during Bayern thrashing

New post – Lionel Messi is being slammed for his inactivity during the dying minutes of Barcelona’s 2-1 win against Dynamo Kiev last night Barcelona captain Lionel Messi was severely criticised for his poor performance in the quarter-final clash with Bayern Munich that eliminated them out of the tournament earlier this week. Although it was […]

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Liverpool players spotted having a laugh at the expense of what Arturo Vidal said before Bayern Munich clash

Arturo Vidal’s bold pre-match statement became the centre of discussion as Liverpool players were seen discussing the quarter final clash between Bayern Munich and Barcelona in their preseason training. A clip from Liverpool’s training session made rounds on Twitter as goalkeeper Alisson Becker seemingly mocked Barcelona’s Arturo Vidal for his comment before the heavy defeat […]

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Notorious CR7 fan Piers Morgan takes out Lionel Messi with a one-word tweet post Bayern loss

Piers Morgan called out Lionel Messi in a tweet after Barcelona were thrashed by Bayern Munich in their UEFA Champions League quarter-final clash in Portugal. The Good Morning Britain presenter who is notoriously known to be a Cristiano Ronaldo (CR7) supporter, posted a picture of a defeated Messi with the caption that read “Overrated”. The […]

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Joshua Kimmich gives brutal reply when asked if he felt sorry for Lionel Messi after devastating UCL loss

Last night’s UCL matchup between Barcelona and Bayern Munich managed to register itself in the history books. The Catalans were left stunned and shaken to the core as the German giants gave them a ruthless 2-8 drubbing. The Champions League quarter-final tie might just have stamped an end of an era for the Spanish side. […]

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(Video) Messi makes jaw-dropping pass without even looking at Suarez during Valladolid win

Lionel Messi has eyes on the back of his skull as Barcelona legend makes incredible pass against Real Valladolid It’s a shame that Luis Suarez wasted the opportunity as Lionel Messi produced an absolute beauty to create a chance for the Uruguayan during the game at José Zorrilla Stadium yesterday. Barcelona eked out a 1-0 […]

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(Video) Pitch invader in Argentina kit gatecrashes Barcelona v Mallorca game being played ‘behind closed doors’

Even though no fans are allowed, a pitch invader just ran on the field at the Son Moix Stadium La Liga is truly back as someone wearing an Argentina kit crashed Barcelona’s game against Mallorca and bagged himself a selfie with Jordi Alba while he was at it. Absolutely top level shithousery to manage this […]