Lionel Messi explains Argentina absence

Lionel Messi has revealed that concerns over a slight injury forced him to sit out Argentina‘s international friendly with Italy

Gianluigi Buffon: ‘Lionel Messi more complete than Cristiano Ronaldo’

Italy and Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has claimed that Lionel Messi is a “more complete” player than Cristiano Ronaldo. Messi

Kevin De Bruyne dismisses Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo comparisons

Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne has claimed that it is “impossible” to compare him to either Lionel Messi or

Jorge Sampaoli: ‘Lionel Messi can carry Argentina at 2018 World Cup’

Argentina manager Jorge Sampaoli has claimed that Lionel Messi can “carry the team on his shoulders” at this year’s World

Paul Pogba ‘thought Lionel Messi was very small’

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has revealed that his first impressions of Barcelona attacker Lionel Messi were that the Argentine

Harry Kewell backs Liverpool star Mohamed Salah to win Ballon d’Or

Former Liverpool winger Harry Kewell has claimed that Mohamed Salah should be a contender for the Ballon d’Or. The Egyptian

Real Madrid, Barcelona ‘interested in £200m Mohamed Salah move’

Spanish giants Real Madrid and Barcelona are reportedly both interested in signing Mohamed Salah from Liverpool this summer. Salah has

Marco Verratti: ‘Lionel Messi does not get punished by referees’

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti has questioned the levels of leniency shown by referees to Barcelona ace Lionel Messi. The

Tottenham Hotspur ‘could make £175m profit on Harry Kane’

Tottenham Hotspur will make a £175m profit on Harry Kane if they were to sell the striker at the end

Javi Gracia: “Unstoppable” Mohamed Salah just like Lionel Messi

Watford manager Javi Gracia has said that there are real similarities between Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah and Barcelona counterpart Lionel

Lucas Vazquez backs Cristiano Ronaldo to catch Lionel Messi in Pichichi race

Real Madrid winger Lucas Vazquez has insisted that teammate Cristiano Ronaldo can still overtake Barcelona counterpart Lionel Messi to finish

Lionel Messi desperate to win World Cup with Argentina

Lionel Messi has acknowledged that this summer’s World Cup finals could be the last chance for him and his international