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Salah shortlisted for The Best FIFA Men's Player award

Fri, 07 Jan 2022 - 03:09 GMT

FIFA unveiled on Friday the nominees for the The Best FIFA Men's Player award for 2021.

Messi returns to Paris after negative COVID test

Thu, 06 Jan 2022 - 12:48 GMT

Messi was among the four PSG players who returned positive results on Sunday.

Icardi salvages a point for 10-man PSG at Lorient

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 11:07 GMT

Mauro Icardi's stoppage-time strike helped 10-man Paris St Germain salvage a fortunate 1-1 draw at lowly Lorient.

Messi worthy of seventh Ballon d'Or victory, says Xavi

Sat, 04 Dec 2021 - 11:33 GMT

Xavi Hernandez said former team mate Lionel Messi deserved his Ballon d'Or win, describing the Argentine's record-extending seventh victory as "total justice".

Brazil v Argentina match officials suspended for 'serious errors'

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 12:36 GMT

The 0-0 draw allowed Argentina to join Brazil in sealing qualification for the World Cup in Qatar next year.

Di Maria scores, leads Argentina to a difficult win in Montevideo

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 - 10:08 GMT

Di Maria scored his team's only goal in the game with a sensational shot, beating the home team's goalkeeper.

Barcelona, Real Madrid combine present and future in Clasico of fallen giants

Fri, 22 Oct 2021 - 01:08 GMT

The result on Sunday will be two sides made up of separate generations.

'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.

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