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Captain Leo Messi scores record 400th goal in La Liga for Barcelona

Former Real Madrid rival Cristiano Ronaldo is second all-time in La Liga with 311 goals.

published on : 14th January 2019

Messi-less Barcelona lose to Levante in Copa del Rey

Levante took the lead early with a close-range header by Uruguayan defender Erick Cabaco in the third minute, and striker Borja Mayoral scored the second goal with a low cross shot in the 18th.

published on : 11th January 2019

Whoever scores jubilation remains same, says modest Sunil Chhetri after going past Messi

The 34-year-old Chhetri scored a world-class goal -- his second of the game -- but he preferred to talk everything else but his strike, which became a talking point for Indian football fans.

published on : 6th January 2019

India thrash Thailand 4-1 in AFC Asian Cup campaign opener, Sunil Chhetri surpasses Messi

Playing in his second Asian Cup and 105th match, Chhetri scored in the 27th and 46th minutes for his 66th and 67th goals to become the second highest active international goal scorer.

published on : 6th January 2019

'Passionate Giants' India take pride in upstaging Argentina in rare good year

Messi's World Cup dream with Argentina though lay shattered when they crashed out in the quarterfinals to eventual winners France, who trumped underdogs Croatia in the title clash.

published on : 23rd December 2018

Lionel Messi, Ousmane Dembele keep Barcelona three points clear in La Liga

Dembele put the hosts into the lead after just nine minutes when he lashed home on the rebound after Messi's first-time shot was pushed into his path by Celta keeper Ruben Blanco.

published on : 23rd December 2018

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi claims record fifth Golden Shoe award

The striker scored 34 goals in 68 games for Barcelona, putting him ahead of Liverpool's Mohamed Salah and Tottenham's Harry Kane. 

published on : 19th December 2018

Lionel Messi hat-trick against Levante restores Barcelona's La Liga lead

Messi continued his sublime form by netting his 31st La Liga hat-trick as Barcelona thrashed Levante 5-0 on Sunday to regain their three-point lead at the top of the table.

published on : 17th December 2018

'Try something new, come to Italy,' Cristiano Ronaldo urges Messi

The two strikers have been rivals for the past decade winning five Ballon d'Or trophies each before their domination was broken by World Cup runner-up Luka Modric last week.

published on : 10th December 2018

Lionel Messi's free-kick magic keeps Barcelona top of La Liga

The Argentine superstar curled home two sensational set-pieces and set up another goal as he and his teammates romped to 4-0 victory against Catalan rivals Espanyol at the RCDE Stadium.

published on : 9th December 2018

Luka Modric sees off French World Cup stars to end Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo grip on Ballon d'Or

Cristiano Ronaldo was second, with France and Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann completing the podium.

published on : 4th December 2018

Luka Modric beats five-timers Ronaldo and Messi: Here's the list of Ballon d'Or winners so far

Luka Modric's journey from Croatian war child to the world's best footballer was celebrated Monday when the Real Madrid midfielder hoisted the Ballon d'Or. 

published on : 4th December 2018

Luka Modric tipped to pip French stars to Ballon d'Or and end Ronaldo and Messi era

Six members of the France side that triumphed in Russia are among the 30 nominees for the award, which is organised by France Football magazine.

published on : 3rd December 2018

Beating PSV Eindhoven, captain Messi guides Barcelona to top of UEFA Champions League group 

Messi and Gerard Pique scored to claim the La Liga outfit's first win since November 3 across all competitions.

published on : 29th November 2018

Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo? As GOAT war wages on, Alia Bhatt has her pick

In an interactive session with fans on Instagram, Bollywood actor Alia Bhatt was asked which footballer she prefers.

published on : 20th November 2018
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