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Sparkling Neymar double fires Barca past Bilbao

Sep 14, 2014

Sparkling Neymar double fires Barca past Bilbao

Neymar came off the bench and produced two exquisite finishes from brilliant Lionel Messi assists to give Barcelona a 2-0 win at home to Athletic Bilbao on Saturday and maintain their perfect start to La Liga. #Barcelona #football #Lionel Messi #KickingAround #La Liga #Neymar #Athletic Bilbao #Barca
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

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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?

Sep 11, 2014

Lionel Messi's hometown bans parents from naming kids after Barcelona star

There's only one Messi, and the soccer superstar's home town in Argentina wants to keep it that way. Officials in Rosario have banned parents from naming their babies after the four-time FIFA Ballon d'Or winner, Clarin of Argentina reported...
Is a selfish Messi good for Barcelona?

Sep 10, 2014

Lionel Messi's hometown bans parents from naming their children 'Messi'

The local government hopes to avoid a messy situation...
Is a selfish Messi good for Barcelona?

Sep 11, 2014

Lionel Messi's hometown bans parents from naming kids after Barcelona star

There's only one Messi, and the soccer superstar's home town in Argentina wants to keep it that way. Officials in Rosario have banned parents from naming their babies after the four-time FIFA Ballon d'Or winner, Clarin of Argentina reported...