Leo Messi has been training these past few days and the question everyone’s asking is if he will be available for Saturday’s Clasico against Real Madrid. Should Barça risk further injury or a relapse of the great man by fielding him or should they exercise self control and believe in what they’ve got to take on the Merengues?
Cristiano Ronaldo won his third Ballon d’Or trophy last night and let out a characteristic ‘whoop’ of delight as if he scored a goal. A the star studded event in Zurich, CR7 pipped Messi and Manuel Neuer to the post and walked away with a third trophy. The big question is; will the Real Madrid winger level the scores with the great Messi and carry off a fourth? More on this story
Lionel Messi is not going anywhere and that’s the end of it. The Argentine has had to come out and dispel the fears over his rumoured departure to the Premier League and spoke to Barça TV. Messi hit out at those out to unsettle the Catalan giants with rumours. More on this story
After Monday’s boardroom bloodbath, Barcelona may be going into total meltdown with Messi unhappy with luis Enrique. President Bartomeu sacked Zubizarreta and Puyol immediately stepped down as assistant to the sporting director. More on this story
Barça’s newest star Traore hopes to be like Leo Messi. The 18 year old has impressed the club and scored in Wednesday’s thrashing of Huesca in La Copa del Rey with a great solo effort. The problem Barcelona face is where to place the young talent. More on Traore
Manchester City striker Kun Agüero wants fellow Argentine Leo Messi in the Premier League with him. Agüero reckons that it will be a difficult task to convince Messi to cross the channel but he says he will try. Meanwhile both Chelsea and City have denied reports of a €250 million move for the astro. More on this story
Messi made the difference against Ajax and equalled Raúl’s record on Wednesday night in the Champions League.
Barcelona have now advanced to the last 16 of the Champions League thanks to their 2-0 triumph.
An unconvincing Leo Messi steered Argentina to victory over Holland last night and now face Germany in the final on Sunday. Messi has the chance to come good and prove he is the real deal for both club and country against a well-oiled machine at the weekend – More on this story