Leo Messi came up with the perfect answer last night against AC Milan in the Champions League to silence the naysayers by bagging a brace of goals in Barca’s 3-1 victory. Sergio Busquets brought up the rear by netting one just before half time and Pique gave the Italians a consolation goal with an own goal. Read the rest of the report
FC Barcelona are facing a real dilema with the new season kicking off for the Catalan giants this evening at the Nou Camp against Levante. The club has four players for one spot up front with top guns Neymar and Messi.
The wingman will be either Alexis, Cesc, Pedro or Tello, and the four are having to go head to head in order to get the coveted spot up front. More on Barca’s dilema
It’s true, the Catalan club now have two of the best strikers on the planet. There is no doubt that this double act will end up being one of the most prolific in history but there is a question that many fans are asking: Do Barcelona need a pure striker? Should they shell out for a proper number 9 like Samuel Eto’o or should they be content with what they have? More about Barcelona’s number 9
Leo Messi is insatiable . That’s the verdict about the Argentine wizard and his goal prowess is second to none. Leo has notched up an amazing 45 goals in the Spanish domestic league and an incredible 59 goals in all competitions. Add to that 21 consecutive games scoring for Barca and we have a legend in our midst. More about insatiable Leo Messi
Jorge Valdano, former General Director of Real Madrid, has spoken out and called his fellow countryman Lionel Messi the “first genius of the 21st century” and also had praise for Marcelo Bielsa, Athletic Bilbao’s coach, stating that “everything he does has an epic dimension that makes football more noble.” In a recent interview, Valdano said […]
Barca superstar Lionel Messi and Real Madrid front man Cristiano Ronaldo both scored in their victories over Rayo Vallecano (7-0) and Sevilla (3-0) respectively and now both have 43 goals to their name this season. Thus the fight continues for the top scorer and the coveted European Golden Boot with three games remaining in the […]