In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on January 11.
The Argentine captain enjoys his best spell with the national team so far, having lifted the Copa America trophy last summer.
Lionel Messi was rugby tackled and then scored a penalty as Barcelona put the pressure back on Real Madrid by easing to a 2-0 victory over Leganes at an empty Camp Nou on Tuesday.
Messi led Argentina to a 1-0 friendly win over Brazil in the Saudi capital Riyadh on Friday in his first appearance with tango dancers after his international suspension ended.
David Beckham has less than a year before his new Major League Soccer team, Inter Miami, takes the field and is finally turning his focus to bringing in players with Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo on his mind.
"I feel very angry but I have to look forwards, because what makes me angry isn't going to give me solutions," said Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde.
Former Manchester United player, Rio Ferdinand was amazed at the skills of Leo Messi During the round of 16 Champions League match between Barcelona and Chelsea.
Ousmane Dembele endured a rough start to his Barcelona career but the French winger appears to be finding his feet at a crucial time in the season.
Dembele earned the praise of coach Valverde and his team mates after making the most of Lionel Messi's absence with an inspired performance.
It is easy to forget how talented Messi is when he performs at such a consistently high level that you simply expect him to work wonders in every match.
Pep Guardiola has been the coach of Barcelona when Ronaldinho was the star of the Catalan club. Later, Ronaldinho ended up leaving the club.
Harry Kane, widely known as "HurriKane", ended the 2017 calendar year as top scorer with 56 goals.
Real Madrid's hopes of retaining their La Liga title appeared to be fading fast as goals from Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi and Aleix Vidal.
There are many stars that give brilliance to this encounter, but without a doubt it is the duel between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
In an interview with FIFA.com, FC Barcelona player Lionel Messi looks back at 2017 with a view to 2018.
Argentina captain Lionel Messi believes they need to improve if they are to stand a chance of winning next year's World Cup in Russia.
‘Marca’, a Spanish newspaper, revealed that the Ballon D’or winner will be awarded on Thursday at the Eiffel Tour in Paris, France.
Finally, Messi renewed on Saturday his contract with FC Barcelona until 2021.
Barcelona’s Lionel Messi received the Golden Boot award on Friday, which recognizes him as Europe’s top scorer for the 2016-2017 season.
Barcelona`s coach Ernesto Valverde answered questions about the line-up for their match yesterday against Juventus in the UEFA Champions’ League group stage.