'Fed up' Koeman hanging on to Barcelona job by a thread

Sat, 02 Oct 2021 - 10:15 GMT

The former Everton and Netherlands coach refused to answer a question about his relationship with Laporta, simply saying: "I am still here."

Messi should be in PSG squad for Man City game, says Pochettino

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 - 10:26 GMT

The Argentine forward missed two Ligue 1 games with a bruised knee but did not appear to be struggling with the injury on Monday morning.

PSG boss Pochettino hopes Messi fit for Man City clash

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 - 02:48 GMT

Messi suffered a knock on his left knee and an MRI scan earlier this week confirmed signs of a bone contusion. He missed PSG's 2-1 victory at Metz on Wednesday.

Messi ruled out of PSG game against Montpellier

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 - 12:55 GMT

Messi suffered a knock on his left knee and an MRI scan earlier this week confirmed signs of a bone contusion.

Ronaldo leapfrogs Messi in Forbes list of top-earning players

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 11:56 GMT

Ronaldo, 36, rejoined United from Juventus in August after 12 years away, while Messi has swapped boyhood club Barcelona to join Paris St Germain.

Messi's Paris St Germain disappoint in Brugge draw

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 01:17 GMT

Making his first start for the French team, the Argentine forward hit the woodwork but was otherwise far from his brilliant best.

Messi overtakes Pele with hat-trick as Argentina beat Bolivia

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 12:11 GMT

Messi's 77th, 78th and 79th goals marked his seventh hat-trick for the national side.

FIFA 'regrets' chaos at abandoned Brazil v Argentina match

Mon, 06 Sep 2021 - 04:26 GMT

The match at Sao Paulo's Neo Quimica Arena on Sunday was halted when Brazilian health officials ran onto the pitch seven minutes after kick-off.

Messi fit to play for Argentina despite lack of game time

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 - 01:20 GMT

Messi is fit enough to play in Argentina’s World Cup qualifiers this week in spite of having played less than half an hour this season for his new club.

Barcelona continue post-Messi era after strong start

Fri, 20 Aug 2021 - 12:05 GMT

Ronald Koeman's Barca beat Real Sociedad 4-2 last weekend despite the shock of seeing Messi leave for Paris Saint-Germain.

Mbappe not unsettled by speculation over PSG future, says Pochettino

Thu, 19 Aug 2021 - 03:12 GMT

Kylian Mbappe is "relaxed" and not unsettled despite ongoing speculation about his future, Paris Saint-Germain coach Mauricio Pochettino insisted on Thursday.

PSG without Neymar and Messi against Strasbourg

Sat, 14 Aug 2021 - 02:38 GMT

Messi, who played in the South American final against Neymar and Brazil, only signed for PSG on Tuesday.

PSG's signing of Messi rekindles debate on UEFA FFP rules

Fri, 13 Aug 2021 - 01:08 GMT

The rules were introduced in 2009 to prevent clubs spending beyond their means and distorting the market.

La Liga returns under a financial cloud and without Messi

Thu, 12 Aug 2021 - 02:20 GMT

The free transfer of Lionel Messi to Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday drove home the financial turmoil that is eroding the power of Spanish football

Messi played Copa America final with injury, says coach

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 05:06 GMT

Messi had shown his frustration with the defeats, retiring after losing the 2016 Copa America to Chile only to return to the international fold a few weeks later.

Forget the Euros, Argentina v Brazil is weekend's big match

Sat, 10 Jul 2021 - 11:18 GMT

The teams first met in 1914 and in the years since have established themselves as two of the most storied sides in world soccer.

Rio to allow some spectators at Copa America soccer final

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 - 05:47 GMT

The city said attendees will be spread throughout the entire stadium this time, instead of concentrated in one section.

Argentina's trophy drought no guide to Copa final, says Tite

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 - 05:37 GMT

The two South American giants meet on Saturday at the Maracana stadium with Argentina’s long drought once again the major topic of conversation.

Barcelona's finances holding up new Messi contract

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 12:53 GMT

Laporta has continued to mark a cautiously optimistic tone when asked if he was close to convincing Messi to stay put.

Inter Miami co-owner 'optimistic' Messi will join in future

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 12:29 GMT

Jorge Mas, the co-owner of Major League Soccer team Inter Miami, said he is confident Lionel Messi will join them if he decides to leave Barcelona.