Gulf Times - Messi
'No chance': Klopp rules out Liverpool move for Messi

'No chance': Klopp rules out Liverpool move for Messi

Jurgen Klopp says there is ‘no chance’ of Liverpool signing Lionel Messi, but the German admits the unsettled Barcelona star would be a great addition to the Premier League.

Messi tells Barcelona he wants to leave but faces legal battle over clause

Messi tells Barcelona he wants to leave but faces legal battle over clause

Lionel Messi has told Barcelona that he wants to leave the club immediately – and on a free transfer. The Argentinian, who according to RAC1 radio had told new manager Ronald Koeman ...

Messi claims record sixth men's Ballon d'Or, Rapinoe wins women's award

Messi claims record sixth men's Ballon d'Or, Rapinoe wins women's award

Lionel Messi claimed a record sixth men's Ballon d'Or award on Monday, beating Liverpool's four leading nominees to claim soccer's most prestigious individual trophy.

Messi given one-match ban for Copa America red card

Messi given one-match ban for Copa America red card

Argentina star Lionel Messi was hit with a one-game suspension by South American football bosses over his dismissal during the Copa America third-place play-off against Chile earlier this month.

Hand of God? Bangladeshi's Messi drawing comes alive

Hand of God? Bangladeshi's Messi drawing comes alive

A young Bangladeshi architect has earned fame after his digital drawing of footballer Lionel Messi was matched in real life six years later.

Messi in Barca squad for Inter match, not yet cleared to play

Messi in Barca squad for Inter match, not yet cleared to play

Lionel Messi was on Sunday included in Barcelona's squad for Tuesday's Champions League game away to Inter Milan, little more than two weeks after breaking his arm.

Mbappe double leads France past Argentina in 4-3 thriller

Mbappe double leads France past Argentina in 4-3 thriller

Teenager Kylian Mbappe scored two goals in four minutes to send a youthful France charging into the World Cup quarter-finals with a thrilling 4-3 win over Argentina on Saturday that sent Lionel Messi's team home.

Messi and Ronaldo take centre stage as World Cup enters knockouts

Messi and Ronaldo take centre stage as World Cup enters knockouts

The world's two greatest players roar into the knockout stage of the World Cup on Saturday, with Lionel Messi's Argentina and Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal targeting a place in the quarter-finals.

Messi to put heat on Iceland as France target Australia

Messi to put heat on Iceland as France target Australia

Lionel Messi's bid for World Cup redemption begins Saturday when he leads Argentina against an unfancied Iceland side intent on springing a surprise in their first appearance on football's biggest stage.

Gooooal! Messi scores in EU court battle to trademark name

Gooooal! Messi scores in EU court battle to trademark name

Lionel Messi, the world's top earning footballer, won a legal battle Thursday to register his name as a trademark to sell sports goods after an EU court ruled that he is too famous to be confused with other businesses.

Barcelona extend Messi contract until 2021

Barcelona extend Messi contract until 2021

Spain's FC Barcelona extended the contract of star striker Lionel Messi until June 30, 2021, the club announced Wednesday, just days after he wed his childhood sweetheart in Argentina.

Afghan bag shirt boy meets his idol Messi

Afghan bag shirt boy meets his idol Messi

An Afghan boy who became an internet sensation after pictures of him wearing an improvised Lionel Messi football shirt went viral finally got to meet his superstar idol on Tuesday.