Tag Archives: Lionel Messi

I Thought About Leaving Barcelona In 2013 – Messi

Lionel Messi has confessed he considered leaving Barcelona in the midst of his trial on tax irregularities due to ‘mistreatment’. Three years ago, the Argentine star was found guilty, alongside his father, of defrauding the tax authorities in Spain of €4.1m between 2007 and 2009. The most difficult period was between 2013 and 2014 when…

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Messi Is Sending Warning Signals To Barcelona – Former Club President, Joan Gaspart

Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi has been sending warnings to Barcelona that he “doesn’t like how the club is going”, claims former president of the Liga giants Joan Gaspart. The Argentine superstar has been discussing his future plans after it emerged that there is an exit clause in his current contract which would allow him to walk away from Camp…

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Van Dijk Wins UEFA Champions League Player Of The Year, Beats Messi, Ronaldo

Liverpool defender Virgil Van Dijk  has been named as Uefa’s Champions League Player of the Year, beating Barcelona icon Lionel Messi and Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to the award. The former Southampton star is the first defender ever to win the award. He also picked up the prize for the Uefa Champions League defender of the…

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Messi, Ronaldo & Van Dijk Tops UEFA Player Of The Year Nominee List

Barcelona’s talisman Lionel Messi has been shortlisted alongside Virgil van Dijk and Cristiano Ronaldo for the men’s UEFA Player of the Year award. Messi, the top scorer in the Champions League, won the European Golden Shoe as he picked up his tenth La Liga title at Camp Nou. Van Dijk helped guide the Reds to European Cup glory,…

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Messi, Van Dijk & Ronaldo Makes Best FIFA Player Of The Year Nomination List

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Virgil van Dijk are among the 10 players nominated for FIFA’s The Best Men’s Player award. Ten players have been put forward for the prestigious prize, which is now in its fourth year The shortlist, which takes into accounts achievements from July 16, 2018 to July 19, 2019, was compiled…

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Messi Registers Brace As Argentina Cruise Past Nicaragua In 5-1 Win

Barcelona and Argentine Talisman, Lionel Messi scored a first-half double as Argentina warmed up for the Copa America with a comprehensive 5-1 win over Nicaragua on Friday in San Juan. The Central Americans, who will participate in this month’s Gold Cup tournament while Argentina battle it out in Brazil, frustrated the home side initially. However, captain Messi sparked…

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Lionel Messi Already Deserves The Next Ballon d’Or – Rivaldo

The Argentine is on course to scoop another major European honour but that should matter little, a former Blaugrana man says Lionel Messi already deserves to lift a sixth Ballon d’Or regardless of whether he wins the Champions League with Barcelona or not, according to former Brazil striker Rivaldo. Messi’s Blaugrana side remain in European competition after seeing off Manchester…

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OB Weekend Instagram Roundup: Lionel Messi, Noble Igwe, Ill Bliss, Falz, More!

    Style Revolutionists, It’s the “OB Weekend Instagram Roundup” for the week. We have the hottest gists and happenings from Instagram last weekend. Enjoy! Oluwaseyi and Ifan Ifeanyi Okeke serving classic fashion vibes. Singer, Seyi Shay served us the slay vibes in South Africa. Liliian Esoro hot for Eleanor Goodey Photography. Jay Z and Beyonce named their twins Rumi and Sir. Denola Grey served some groomsman vibes. Noble Igwe looking…

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