7 days ago
A judge at the courthouse must accept the prosecutor's lawsuit before charges can be brought against Messi and his father.
12 days ago
Lionel Messi has been cleared by Barcelona's team doctors to play in Argentina's World Cup qualifiers against Colombia and Ecuador.
14 days ago
Turkish Airlines has embarked on a big international push, hiring sports stars like Kobe Bryant and Lionel Messi to lure tourists with clever ads.
16 days ago
Neymar completed his transfer to Barcelona on Monday in a deal that unites the Brazilian star with Lionel Messi in what should be a formidable attacking partnership.
21 days ago
And with 60 goals in all competitions, Barcelona forward Lionel Messi earned 66 votes more than Real Madrid rival Cristiano Ronaldo to top the season-end player rankings.
25 days ago
Bayern dismantled Lionel Messi's Barcelona 7-0 on aggregate, while Dortmund beat Madrid 4-1 at home before hanging on for a 4-3 aggregate victory.3.
26 days ago
"To argue that Saturday's final is the shape of all-German things to come, one would also have to believe that the likes of Barcelona and its four-time world player of the year Lionel Messi won't...
36 days ago
Lionel Messi's Barcelona season may be over because of a reoccurrence of a hamstring injury that has slowed him for more than a month.
43 days ago
Behind Klose and Messi was Edinson Cavani, who scored a hat trick for Napoli against Inter Milan, while Arjen Robben, Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale were fourth, fifth and sixth, respectively.
50 days ago
Stifled by Bayern, Lionel Messi crept into the top 10 in seventh place by virtue of his goal in Barca's 2-2 draw at Athletic Bilbao on Saturday.
92 days ago
Barcelona received maximum points in The AP's latest global soccer rankings on Tuesday, with the team's striker, Lionel Messi, coming close to top marks.
93 days ago
Messi made it 3-0 in the 57th with a delicate chip, his league-leading 42nd goal this season and 55th overall.
98 days ago
Messi has won more championships with his club, and while still only 25, many observers believe his career won't be complete unless he leads Argentina to a World Cup.
98 days ago
Messi scored in the fifth and 39th minutes, moving into sole possession of second on the Champions League career scoring list with 58 goals.
99 days ago
Ronaldo got 153 points in The Associated Press survey of 16 global soccer journalists, comfortably beating Barcelona striker Lionel Messi, who earned 82 points, just six ahead of fellow Argentine...
100 days ago
Most Indian soccer fans are more familiar with Wayne Rooney and Lionel Messi than anyone in the local league.
100 days ago
Ronaldo has 26 league goals this season, second only to Lionel Messi's 40 for Barcelona.
101 days ago
Alexis Sanchez put Barcelona ahead in the 38th minute and Messi, rested at the start along with several regulars, entered in the 62nd and scored on a left-footed flick in the 88th.
112 days ago
"While Ronaldo put on one of his most memorable performances since joining Madrid, Messi couldn't keep up as the opposing defense again surrounded him and his teammates never picked up the slack.
113 days ago
And despite scoring 38 goals so far this season, Barcelona forward Lionel Messi was ousted from the top of the player rankings by 20-year-old Stephan El Shaarawy.
120 days ago
Barcelona's Lionel Messi again tops the Associated Press soccer rankings this week, but Borussia Dortmund striker Marco Reus came close to toppling the Argentina striker.
127 days ago
Anything less than a place in the Wembley final on May 25 would be a failure for a team that, in Messi, has arguably the best footballer ever.
134 days ago
Usual AP rankings leaders Barcelona and Lionel Messi were downgraded for average performances in Spain.
141 days ago
Thirteeen out of 18 panelists placed Messi at No. 1 on their list of Top 10 players, with Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo in second place.
142 days ago
With his 22nd hat trick for Barcelona and fifth game of four goals or more, Messi increased his La Liga total to 202 goals in 235 games.