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Messi magic propels Argentina against Australia

Argentina superstar Lionel Messi scored yet again on Saturday. The 35-year-old forward netted his 789th goal of his illustrious career during the game. Argentina went on to win the match against Australia 2-1 on the night. The World Cup knockout round matchup was his 1,000th total senior appearance. Messi started the scoring for his team […]

Argentina

/ 3 days ago

Messi streak ends, Argentina advances to World Cup knockouts

Argentina officially qualified for the World Cup knockout round on Wednesday, despite Lionel Messi stopping a scoring streak. Instead, Alexis Mac Allister and Julian Alvarez scored the goals as Argentina beat Poland 2-0. Messi failed to record a goal or assist in a game for his country for the first time in eight matches. The […]

Lionel Messi

/ 3 days ago

Messi, Neymar and Pogba all playable characters in Call of Duty

Three soccer stars, Lionel Messi, Neymar and Paul Pogba, are available for purchase in the latest Call of Duty. The three players are simply cosmetic characters that gamers can use in both Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2. The addition of Lionel Messi is the latest one. The Argentine joined the game on November 29. […]

Inter Miami CF

/ 6 days ago

Lionel Messi set to join Inter Miami next season

Lionel Messi could be plying his trade in MLS next year with Inter Miami close to agreeing a deal with the Argentine superstar. The David Beckham co-owned Miami based franchise are confident that the 35-year-old will sign the deal after the World Cup in Qatar. Should Messi agree to sign on the dotted lines, the […]

Argentina

/ 7 days ago

Messi scores to keep Argentina's World Cup dreams alive

Argentina superstar Lionel Messi put on a show on Saturday night for the nearly 89,000 people in attendance, as well as millions around the world. The 35-year-old forward helped Argentina beat Mexico with a goal and an assist. It was the seventh consecutive match that the superstar either scored or assisted for his country. All […]

Argentina

/ 11 days ago

Saudi Arabia stun Argentina in World Cup classic

Qatar isn’t a popular host for the 2022 World Cup. It will be a tournament with a uniquely bizarre legacy once it’s over. However, amidst fears of a dull tournament, Saudi Arabia produced a moment that will go down in World Cup history. Tuesday morning saw the unfancied Saudi Arabian team, coached by Herve Renard, […]

Argentina

/ 22 days ago

Argentina unveil World Cup squad

Argentina have unveiled their squad for the World Cup in Qatar which is just over a week away. Coach Lionel Scaloni named a strong 26-man roster choosing from the well settled core of players as the La Albiceleste enter the tournament as one of the hot favorites. The headlines and cameras will all on be […]

Argentina

/ 30 days ago

Netflix doc shows Messi speech before Copa America Final

A trailer for a new Netflix documentary surrounding the 2021 Copa America tournament in Brazil has been released. Sean Eternos: Campeones de America highlights Argentina's historic run to the tournament title. Perhaps most intriguing in the series, was the speech from Lionel Messi ahead of the Copa America Final against Brazil. The normally quiet superstar […]

Inter Miami CF

/ 33 days ago

Inter Miami optimistic in pursuit of Lionel Messi

Inter Miami is growing increasingly confident that it can acquire current PSG superstar Lionel Messi. The 35-year-old Argentina forward's contract with the Parisians expires in the summer of 2023. Therefore, his options are available elsewhere, should he desire to leave France. The Athletic's David Ornstein reports Lionel Messi and Inter Miami have had conversations over […]

Lionel Messi

/ 44 days ago

Messi creates new US investment firm

Lionel Messi launched an investment firm based here in the United States. The company, known as Play Time Sports-Tech HoldCo LLS, or just Play Time, plans to buy into media, sports and technology both Stateside and around the world. “I am excited to extend our roots into Silicon Valley, and I am thrilled that Play […]

Barcelona

/ 46 days ago

Barcelona fan group in court over Messi's move to PSG

A Barcelona fan group appeared in court on Tuesday to claim that PSG unfairly signed Lionel Messi. If the European Court determines the group's claims are warranted, a full investigation into the matter proceeds. Based in Lyon, France, the fan group insists that the transaction of the player violated by the transaction of the player. […]