# lionel-messi - Tuesday 16 December, 2014
The Argentina captain says he is looking forward to the last 16 clash after Barca were drawn against City again
# lionel-messi - Saturday 13 December, 2014
The Catalans lose ground on Real Madrid who comfortably beat Almeria last night.
The United legend can’t separate the two superstars.
# lionel-messi - Sunday 7 December, 2014
The attacker scored his 21st league hat-trick in Sunday’s Catalan derby.
# lionel-messi - Wednesday 3 December, 2014
But the ex-Brazil star admits the Real Madrid talisman is a “very complete player”.
# lionel-messi - Tuesday 2 December, 2014
“[Children] read books about Messi and watch his games through the Internet.”
After scoring seven goals in a trial game in Spain, Zak Gilsenan drew comparisons to the superstar.
# lionel-messi - Monday 1 December, 2014
Should Cristiano Ronaldo make it back-to-back victories or would you prefer to see it go elsewhere?
The Bayern Munich goalkeeper is up against the La Liga pair for world player of the year.
The Argentine was hit by an object thrown by the Valencia support after Sergio Busquets had scored in the 94th minute.
# lionel-messi - Friday 28 November, 2014
Platini wants one of Germany’s World Cup heroes to win the big prize next January.
# lionel-messi - Thursday 27 November, 2014
Santi Cazorla, Lionel Messi and John Terry all feature in this week’s lineup.
Lampard praises Argentine striker as “different class”, though he still has a soft spot for old team-mate Didier Drogba
# lionel-messi - Tuesday 25 November, 2014
Messi’s 72nd goal takes him past Raul for the record.
The Barcelona superstar could break the Champions League record by scoring against APOEL Nicosia tonight.
# lionel-messi - Saturday 22 November, 2014
By the time he retires, Messi will have probably doubled the record.
How much is he even worth?
Roberto Mancini and David Moyes take charge of their first games at Inter and Sociedad while Lionel Messi chases La Liga’s goalscoring record.
# lionel-messi - Friday 21 November, 2014
Also, Irish football will receive a €1.2 million funding boost.
# lionel-messi - Thursday 20 November, 2014
The Argentine attacker is far from happy at the Catalan club and was only convinced to stay last term by former coach Tito Vilanova
# lionel-messi - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
Portugal claimed only their second win over Argentina, and their first since 1972.
The Argentine attacker says he is focused on winning trophies with the Catalan club this season.
# lionel-messi - Wednesday 12 November, 2014
Gerardo Martino has A LOT of attacking options.
# lionel-messi - Friday 7 November, 2014
Meanwhile, David Moyes could be set for a return to management with Real Sociedad.
# lionel-messi - Thursday 6 November, 2014
The Argentine is now joint-top of the goalscoring list and has inched past Cristiano Ronaldo.
Are the big-hitters in total control or can a smaller side conjure a surprise?
Julio Cesar, Luiz Adriano and Paul Pogba all feature in our latest XI.
# lionel-messi - Wednesday 5 November, 2014
The Real Madrid legend must be sickened.
# lionel-messi - Monday 3 November, 2014
The Real Madrid star could break Raul’s goalscoring record tomorrow night.
# lionel-messi - Sunday 2 November, 2014
The coach was frustrated after the Camp Nou side were beaten by his former club.
# lionel-messi - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
The Real Madrid boss is also heavily backing Cristiano Ronaldo to win another Ballon d’Or in January.
# lionel-messi - Tuesday 28 October, 2014
Cristiano Ronaldo is the favourite to win another world footballer of the year award.
# lionel-messi - Saturday 25 October, 2014
It is currently 1-1 in the Clasico.
Will Suarez start and can the hosts’ irresistible attacking unit breach a defence that hasn’t conceded a league goal this season?
The pair of won the last six World Player of the Year awards between them.
# lionel-messi - Thursday 23 October, 2014
The Uruguayan striker is expected to feature in a competitive game for the first time since biting Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup.
# lionel-messi - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
Also, Porto and Schalke picked up wins.
# lionel-messi - Monday 20 October, 2014
The Argentina star appeared to ignore calls to be withdrawn against Eibar but the former midfielder insists he will often consult players before deciding on substitutions
# lionel-messi - Sunday 19 October, 2014
Patrick Szafranski chats to TheScore.ie about how Futsal can help improve the standard of soccer in Ireland.
# lionel-messi - Thursday 16 October, 2014
“I’ve always enjoyed being on the pitch, wearing these colours, living amazing moments.”