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Archives: Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi Didn’t Deserve to Win the Golden Ball Award at the World Cup

Posted on by Juan Arango
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The free-kick in the dying moments of extra time saw Lionel Messi in a position where he could etch himself into immortality. He was not going to win the match at that point, but if he had scored, Argentina could … Continue reading

Messi’s Lack of Respect to Alejandro Sabella Ends Sour Night For Argentina

Posted on by Caitlin O'Connell
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The inevitable question of Leo Messi’s greatness will surely start after Argentina’s 1-0 loss in extra time to Germany. Despite a few flashes of greatness during the final game in the 2014 World Cup, Messi was a shadow of himself … Continue reading

Messi Must Seize His Date With Destiny, Just As Diego Maradona Did 28 Years Ago

Posted on by Matt Jones
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The comparisons between Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona can be a little tiresome, but they’re understandably natural. Both supreme masters of their craft, both Argentinean No.10’s, both left-footed, both deistic figures for their compatriots. And on the cusp of the … Continue reading

WATCH Trailer For ‘Messi: The Movie’ [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Leo Messi will be hitting the silver screen soon when his film, “Messi: The Movie,” will be released in movie theaters and, later, on TV screens worldwide. Directed by Spaniard Alex de la Iglesia, the part-film, part-documentary, takes viewers on … Continue reading

The Contenders to Win the Golden Ball Trophy At World Cup 2014

Posted on by Dan Adu-Gyamfi
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With only four matches left in another glorious edition of the World Cup, a new champion of the tournament will be crowned soon. Another competition is heating up in Brazil as the Golden Ball is still up for the taking. … Continue reading

Argentina 1-0 Belgium Match Highlights [VIDEO]: Supporting Cast Finally Shine, But Albiceleste Still Lack Balance

Posted on by Matt Jones
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You are crying since Italy (World Cup 1990) ‘till today! You are going to see Messi! The World Cup will be ours! And Maradona is greater than Pele! That’s a rough translation of the last few lines of a song … Continue reading

Messi Can Stake His Claim As World’s Best With World Cup Victory For Argentina

Posted on by Adam Williams
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As the World Cup quarterfinals come to a finish today, we have already seen the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and the whole Spanish side falter in the Group Stage. No Ronaldo and no Spain opens the door for Lionel Messi … Continue reading

WATCH Messi Score 2 Goals To Put Argentina 2-1 In the Lead In First Half Against Nigeria [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Leo Messi has done it again. Argentina’s star player scored two goals in the first half of the World Cup game against Nigeria to break the hearts of the African giants. There’s still 45 minutes left to play in the … Continue reading

Messi Can Only Rescue Argentina So Many Times Before They Slip Up in the World Cup

Posted on by Juan Arango
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BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL — Argentine goalkeeper Sergio Romero was one of the heroes for the Albiceleste on Saturday against Iran. Yet when he addressed the media, all his plaudits went in the direction of his captain. “The little guy rubbed the … Continue reading

LISTEN to Argentina Radio Commentator Go Mental After Messi Scores Winner [AUDIO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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No matter what language you speak, you have to listen to the following commentary on Argentina radio from Saturday’s match after Leo Messi scored the wondergoal in the 91st minute to help Argentina defeat Iran 1-0. The commentator starts out … Continue reading

WATCH Leo Messi Score 91st Minute Winner For Argentina Against Iran [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Leo Messi scored a 91st minute goal for Argentina to break the hearts of Iran in Saturday’s World Cup game in Belo Horizonte. The brilliant goal by Messi was another one of his trademarks goals as he curled his shot … Continue reading

Leo Messi Scores Sensational Goal For Argentina Against Bosnia [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Leo Messi scored a classic Messi goal for Argentina in the 2014 World Cup against Bosnia and Herzegovina tonight to give La Albiceleste a 2-0 lead. After Argentina scored in the first three minutes due to an unfortunate own goal for … Continue reading

Will This Be Messi and Argentina’s World Cup?

Posted on by Matt Lichtenstadter
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Lionel Messi has won almost everything in the world of football. He’s won every domestic honor in Spain, the Champions League twice, the Ballon D’Or, and the honor of his name maybe being the most famous in all of football … Continue reading

Lionel Messi Is Refreshed And Ready To Make This a World Cup to Remember For Argentina

Posted on by Juan Arango
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FROM BUENOS AIRES: If one were to say three years ago that Lionel Messi would be cheered and given all the affection he needed in Buenos Aires and not Barcelona, they would be asked from what parallel universe did they … Continue reading

WATCH adidas’ World Cup Commercial Featuring Leo Messi and Luis Suarez [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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adidas has released its official advert for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, starring some of the world’s best footballers including Leo Messi, Dani Alves, Luis Suárez, Robin van Persie, Bastian Schweinsteiger, and Xavi. The advert, titled “Leo Messi’s World … Continue reading

Luca Caioli’s ‘Neymar’ Book Is a Must-Read Before the World Cup

Posted on by Todd Simmons
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When Luca Caioli writes a book about a player, it is not your average biography. What you can expect is a well written, well researched look at his subject. His most recent book Neymar looks at this young superstar with a … Continue reading

Win a Trip to the World Cup with Messi Fast or Fail Game [CONTEST]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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adidas today launched a brand-new game where you could be the lucky person to win a trip to the FIFA 2014 World Cup. The new game titled Fast Or Fail, which features Leo Messi and celebrates the latest boot in … Continue reading

What the World Cup Can Do For Leo Messi’s Place in History

Posted on by Dan Adu-Gyamfi
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What can the World Cup do for Leo Messi’s legacy in soccer? In a recent interview with The Sun newspaper, Messi’s Barcelona teammate Xavi gave his take on the subject.”Leo doesn’t need to win the World Cup to be considered … Continue reading