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Rivaldo encourages Lionel Messi to join Man City and make them truly unstoppable

Posted Saturday, February 27, 2021 by hits

Lionel Messi has been linked with a Pep Guardiola reunion at Manchester City ever since the dramatic summer transfer window - and Rivaldo thinks the move would make the club ‘even stronger’ Lionel Messi should consider Manchester City as a “very solid destination” where he would make the club “even stronger”, says Rivaldo. The Argentine has been linked with ...Full Story »

Messi shakes Barcelona awake

Posted Thursday, February 25, 2021 by Marca.com29 hits

Messi against Elche LALIGA Lionel Messi bagged a brace and set up another goal to lead Barcelona to a 3-0 victory over Elche on Wednesday night at the Camp Nou. Things were looking grim for the Catalans after a listless first half, but the Argentine would shake his side awake with a pair of goals before laying the groundwork for a Jordi Alba strike. With the victory, Barcelona pull within five...Full Story »

La Masia coach 'can't imagine a Barcelona without' Messi but will respect big contract call

Posted Wednesday, February 24, 2021 by Goal.com31 hits

A six-time Ballon d'Or continues to run his current deal down towards free agency, but everyone at Camp Nou is eager to see him stay put La Masia coach Garcia Pimienta admits he cannot "imagine a Barcelona without" Lionel Messi, but accepts that the mercurial Argentine has earned the right to dictate his own future. As things stand, a six-time Ballon d'Or winner continues to head towards fre...Full Story »

Messi's message of condolences after Ronaldinho loses his mother

Posted Monday, February 22, 2021 by Marca.com32 hits

It was announced this Sunday that Ronaldinho's mother Dona Miguelina has died from coronavirus complicates at the age of 71. Saddened by the news, Lionel Messi shared a message of condolences on social media, supporting his former teammate. "Ronnie, I have no words and I can't believe it," Messi's message started. "I just want to send you lots of strength and a big hug for you and all your ...Full Story »

Cadiz hold Barcelona on Lionel Messi’s record-breaking 506th LaLiga appearance

Posted Sunday, February 21, 2021 by PA11 hits

Lionel Messi was denied victory on his record-breaking 506th LaLiga appearance for Barcelona as Cadiz struck a late penalty to clinch a 1-1 draw.Messi marked his club record by converting a first-half spot-kick, but Alex Fernandez despatched one of his own for Cadiz against the run of play to spoil the party.Barca, thrashed 4-1 at the Nou Camp by Paris St Germain in the Champions League on Tuesd...Full Story »

Man City chiefs ‘angry’ as Lionel Messi transfer stance is taken by club

Posted Sunday, February 21, 2021 by hits

Manchester City club chiefs have reportedly been left fuming by rumours they have approached Barcelona over a move for Lionel Messi. The Sky Blues are understood to be one of the interested parties in potentially signing Messi if he becomes a free agent this summer. Reports have claimed that City tabled an offer, with Messi technically free to talk to clubs outside Spain since January. Howeve...Full Story »

Mikel Arteta asks Arsenal fans not to expect Guardiola-style heroics in first job… as he doesn’t have Lionel Messi

Posted Sunday, February 21, 2021 by hits

MIKEL ARTETA has warned: I just cannot do a Pep at Arsenal. Arteta and Guardiola were both educated in Barcelona’s academy and worked together with great success at Manchester City. But while Guardiola’s first job as a head coach was in charge of Lionel Messi and Co at Barca, putting theory into practice at the Emirates is another kind of task for rookie Arteta. And with boss Pep ...Full Story »

Manchester City make their stance on Barcelona star Lionel Messi crystal clear

Posted Saturday, February 20, 2021 by Caughtoffside.com43 hits

With only a few months left of the 2020/21 campaign, speculation is rife as to where Lionel Messi will be plying his trade next season. Barcelona need to improve immeasurably if they want to have any chance of keeping him, and much will depend on who is elected as their new club president on March 7. Whilst there is hope, the Catalans won’t give up believing they can keep hold of their...Full Story »

Manchester City back in for Messi

Posted Friday, February 19, 2021 by Marca.com48 hits

The future of Lionel Messi at Barcelona is far from clear and Manchester City are primed and have made another bid to bring the Argentine to the Premier League. After Barcelona were humbled by Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League, leaving the Catalans on the verge of an exit, it seems Messi's future will not be at the Camp Nou. According to The Sun, Manchester City will once again mak...Full Story »

Barcelona star Messi equals Raul's Champions League record with goal in 17th straight year

Posted Wednesday, February 17, 2021 by Goal.com32 hits

The Blaugrana legend opened the scoring from the spot against PSG in Tuesday's last-16 first leg at Camp Nou Lionel Messi has tied a Champions League record previously held by Real Madrid legend Raul by scoring in his 17th consecutive year in the competition. The Barcelona legend scored from the spot in the 27th minute against PSG as the sides met at Camp Nou in the first leg of their last-1...Full Story »

Barcelona fullback Jordi Alba: For now, Messi 100% committed here

Posted Tuesday, February 16, 2021 by Tribalfootball.com25 hits

Barcelona fullback Jordi Alba has no doubts about Lionel Messi's commitment. Despite the Argentine being linked with a potential move to PSG, once his contract expires in the summer, Messi is still a Barcelona player right now and Jordi Alba does not think the No.10 will be at all distracted by the transfer talk. "Even if I had my future clear in my mind, I wouldn't reveal my plans yet," Jor...Full Story »

Messi vs Mbappe: A battle with implications for the present... and future

Posted Tuesday, February 16, 2021 by Marca.com23 hits

Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain do battle on Tuesday night as the Champions League knockout stages commence with a heavyweight clash. The injury to Neymar has left the visitors to the Camp Nou without their talisman, though Mauricio Pochettino still has one star player to call on in attack. Kylian Mbappe will be looking to get one over on Lionel Messi, who remains the best player in the worl...Full Story »

Man City ready to partner Lionel Messi with world class goal machine as exciting transfer plans take shape

Posted Saturday, February 13, 2021 by Caughtoffside.com44 hits

Manchester City are reportedly ready to sign a new striker this summer whether or not they secure the signing of Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi on a free transfer. The Premier League giants are one of the likely contenders for Messi’s signature as he mulls over his Barcelona future ahead of the summer, as Fabrizio Romano recently told CaughtOffside in an exclusive interview. However,...Full Story »

TAX-PLAYER Lionel Messi revealed as Spain’s biggest taxpayer for past four years – with staggering £324m paid after contract leak

Posted Friday, February 12, 2021 by hits

The Barcelona superstar paid a staggering £324million to the taxman in that time, his leaked contract showed. Lionel Messi has paid a reported £324m in tax since signing his mammoth contract in November 2017 Credit: Getty Images - Getty Messi penned his latest Nou Camp contract in November 2017, running until the end of this season. But with the mammoth deal worth up to £492m -...Full Story »

Manchester City's silent tactic to sign Messi

Posted Thursday, February 11, 2021 by Marca.com40 hits

It is expected that Lionel Messi will depart Barcelona when his contract expires on June 30, and the two frontrunners for his signature are Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City. The two clubs are taking very different approaches when it comes to trying to secure the 33-year-old's signature, however. According to ESPN, Manchester City have decided to work in the shadows and be a lot less a...Full Story »

Man City still tracking Barcelona's Messi, planning different approach to PSG - sources

Posted Tuesday, February 09, 2021 by ESPN24 hits

Manchester City have not given up on signing Lionel Messi on a free transfer this summer but will wait until March or April before sounding out the situation regarding the Barcelona forward, various sources have told ESPN. Messi, 33, is out of contract in June and has been free to negotiate with other clubs since Jan. 1. City led the chase for the Argentina international last August when he a...Full Story »

Transfer news and rumours LIVE: Man City to make new Messi approach

Posted Tuesday, February 09, 2021 by Goal.com75 hits

Arsenal target new left-back Arsenal are looking to sign a new left-back in the summer, The Athletic claims. The Premier League side hope to land a full-back to provide cover for Kieran Tierney. Man City to approach Messi again in April (ESPN) Premier League side hope to beat PSG to signing of Argentine star Manchester City will make a new attempt to convince Lionel Messi to join in the n...Full Story »

Lionel Messi transfer addressed by Joan Laporta amid Man City and PSG speculation

Posted Sunday, February 07, 2021 by hits

Barcelona could lose Lionel Messi at the end of the season. Barcelona presidential candidate Joan Laporta has revealed that the Spanish giants have already received lucrative offers for the services of Lionel Messi. The mercurial Argentine has been linked with a move away from the Nou Camp since announcing his intention to leave during the summer, a request that was turned down by Barca as part...Full Story »

Messi holds the key to Mbappe

Posted Friday, February 05, 2021 by Marca.com33 hits

After a relatively quiet winter transfer window, showing the economic effects of COVID-19, the footballing world is expecting a busier summer, but all eyes are trained on Barcelona, with so much depending on Leo Messi's big decision. The Argentine star made it clear only recently, in an interview with Jordi Evole, that he intends to leave his decision until the end of the season, when his con...Full Story »

Messi is fed up of being talked about in Paris

Posted Friday, February 05, 2021 by Marca.com37 hits

Lionel Messi's future is one of the major topics for discussion in world football, but the Argentine star is already growing weary of all the talk. Speculation is only likely to intensify as the season goes on and his contract reaches its expiration date, but Messi is said to be tired of the debate. "Messi is fed up of being talked about in Paris or wherever," said journalist Alfredo Martine...Full Story »

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