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Lionel Messi stirs controversy with FB Post on Israel-Gaza Conflict

Aug 25, 2014

Lionel Messi stirs controversy with FB Post on Israel-Gaza Conflict

Lionel Messi became the latest victim of the ongoing Israel-Gaza conflict. The Argentina and Barcelona star has been dragged into the conflict after his Facebook call to end the violence in the region. #Barcelona #NewsTracker #Lionel Messi #Israel #Argentina #Unicef #Gaza
Messi scores two as new-look Barcelona start La Liga with 3-0 win

Aug 25, 2014

Messi scores two as new-look Barcelona start La Liga with 3-0 win

Messi used a signature burst of speed to dribble free of a pack of opponents before slotting in Barcelona's first goal in the 41st. #Barcelona #Lionel Messi #KickingAround #Real Madrid #La Liga #Elche #Munir El Haddadi
Neurologists say Neymar's brain works on auto-pilot while dribbling

Jul 25, 2014

Neurologists say Neymar's brain works on auto-pilot while dribbling

"From MRI images we discovered Neymar's brain activity to be less than 10 percent of an amateur player," researcher Eiichi Naito told AFP on Friday. #World Cup #Barcelona #Brazil #Lionel Messi #KickingAround #Cristiano Ronaldo #FIFA World Cup #Neymar #WC2014 #WC 2014 News #Neymar injury #Neurologists
World Cup win caps decade-long project for Germany and Loew

Jul 15, 2014

World Cup win caps decade-long project for Germany and Loew

The 1-0 victory over Argentina at the Maracana that gave Germany its fourth World Cup completed a circle for Loew that began in 2004. #Sports #Brazil #football #Lionel Messi #Germany #Argentina #Joachim Loew #FIFA World Cup 2014 #Mario Goetze #WC 2014 Features
Argentina's gutsy World Cup team welcomed home by thousands of fans

Jul 15, 2014

Argentina's gutsy World Cup team welcomed home by thousands of fans

The team arrived in Buenos Aires on a plane painted with images of the players and a large sign reading: "Thank you Argentina." #Sports #Brazil #football #Lionel Messi #Germany #Argentina #Alejandro Sabella #FIFA World Cup 2014 #2014 WC News

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Messi's singularity and how Barcelona have evolved after Guardiola

Jun 10, 2013

Messi's singularity and how Barcelona have evolved after Guardiola

For all we know, Guardiola knew what an overdependence on Messi would cost Barcelona. #Sports #Barcelona #football #Lionel Messi #KickingAround #Bayern Munich #Pep Guardiola
Is a selfish Messi good for Barcelona?

Oct 01, 2012

Is a selfish Messi good for Barcelona?

Barcelona cannot depend on Messi forever. What if they need to dip into the market to buy another striker? Edinson Cavani or Radamel Falcao won't want to play out wide, or warm the bench while 'El Mesias' is ploughing a lone furrow in attack. #Sports #Barcelona #football #Lionel Messi #KickingAround

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Is a selfish Messi good for Barcelona?

Aug 26, 2014

Lionel Messi back to the top of AP soccer poll

Lionel Messi takes the top spot in the AP global football poll; Man City voted best tea...
Is a selfish Messi good for Barcelona?

Sep 01, 2014

Messi ruled out of friendly against Germany

Lionel Messi ruled out of international friendly against Germany with right-leg injur...
Is a selfish Messi good for Barcelona?

Aug 31, 2014

Villarreal 0-1 Barcelona: Sandro scores his first ever La Liga goal as Lionel Messi and Co struggle past impressive hosts

Substitute Sandro sealed the points late on for Barcelona as they scrapped beyond a diligent Villarreal on Sunday evening...