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Lionel Messi: Argentine footballer
Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward and captains both Spanish club Barcelona and the Argentina national team. Often considered the best player in the world and widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time, Messi has won a record six Ballon d'Or awards, and a record six European Golden Shoes. He has spent his entire professional career with Barcelona, where he has won a club-record 34 trophies, including ten La Liga titles, four UEFA Champions League titles and six Copas del Rey. A prolific goalscorer and a creative playmaker, Messi holds the records for most goals in La Liga (433), a La Liga and European league season (50), most hat-tricks in La Liga (35) and the UEFA Champions League (8), and most assists in La Liga (174) and the Copa América (13). He has scored over 700 senior career goals for club and country.

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Messi strike gives new Barcelona coach Setien win on debut

Lionel Messi's second-half strike against 10-man Granada gives new coach Quique Setien a winning start at Barcelona, but it was not a convincing display.
BBC News - Published

Styling Lionel Messi, Colin Kaepernick & Jay Z: Meet America’s fashion fairy godmother

Fashion stylist Rachel Johnson gives a makeover to Barcelona forward Lionel Messi and explains how she has styled Colin Kaepernick, LeBron James and Jay Z.
BBC News - Published

Videos for Lionel Messi


Setien gets first win with Barca after late Messi goal [Video]Setien gets first win with Barca after late Messi goal

New Barcelona manager Quique Setien gets first win after Lionel Messi nets late goal

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 02:12Published

Atletico leave it late to stun Barcelona 3-2 in thriller [Video]Atletico leave it late to stun Barcelona 3-2 in thriller

Atletico Madrid claim thrilling 3-2 comeback win over Barcelona in Spanish Super Cup

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 02:56Published

Barcelona's Lionel Messi visits hospital [Video]Barcelona's Lionel Messi visits hospital

Barcelona players Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez brought some new year's cheer on a visit to a children's hospital on Sunday (January 5).

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:20Published

I have been studying how to score from free kicks - Messi [Video]I have been studying how to score from free kicks - Messi

Messi says homework is the key to his free kick success

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:43Published

Barca, Real share spoils in rare goalless 'Clasico' [Video]Barca, Real share spoils in rare goalless 'Clasico'

Real Madrid and Barcelona share a goalless to leave the Catalans top of La Liga on goal difference.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:47Published

We have our weapons too says Zidane as he shrugs off Messi threat [Video]We have our weapons too says Zidane as he shrugs off Messi threat

Says Barcelona talisman will always be a threat, but knows what his team are up against

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 00:46Published

Barca fully focused on Sociedad before Clasico - Valverde [Video]Barca fully focused on Sociedad before Clasico - Valverde

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde says his side are focused on Real Sociedad, not upcoming Clasico against Real Madrid.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 00:47Published

Messi describes each of his six Ballon d'Or awards as individually special [Video]Messi describes each of his six Ballon d'Or awards as individually special

Lionel Messi tackles questions on his sixth Ballon d'Or, next week's El Clasico and last season Champions League loss as Anfield.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:37Published

Messi rested as Barcelona prepare for Inter clash [Video]Messi rested as Barcelona prepare for Inter clash

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde on Monday (December 9) explained Messi was left out of squad against Inter because of his side's busy calendar.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:04Published

Inter must give everything against Barcelona, says Conte [Video]Inter must give everything against Barcelona, says Conte

Inter Milan coach Antonio Conte on Monday (December 9) said he expects a tough match as his side bids to reach the last 16 against Barcelona.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:37Published

Megan Rapinoe Urges Messi and Ronaldo to Fight for Equality [Video]Megan Rapinoe Urges Messi and Ronaldo to Fight for Equality

After winning the second-ever female Ballon d'Or award on Monday, Rapinoe called out Messi and Ronaldo while speaking with 'France Football'.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:32Published

Van Dijk deserved Ballon d'Or but Messi is also brilliant, says Klopp [Video]Van Dijk deserved Ballon d'Or but Messi is also brilliant, says Klopp

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp said Virgil Van Dijk deserved to win the Ballon d'Or, but that Lionel Messi is also the best player he has ever seen.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:16Published

Record sixth Ballon d'Or seemed "unimaginable" for Messi [Video]Record sixth Ballon d'Or seemed "unimaginable" for Messi

Lionel Messi describes winning the Ballon d'Or for a record sixth time as "unimaginable".

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 00:47Published

Lionel Messi and Megan Rapinoe win top Ballon d'Or awards [Video]Lionel Messi and Megan Rapinoe win top Ballon d'Or awards

Lionel Messi has won a record sixth Ballon d'Or crown at a ceremony in Paris. The Barcelona star moved ahead of great rival Cristiano Ronaldo to take outright ownership of the record, seeing off..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:52Published

Messi wins record sixth Ballon d'Or [Video]Messi wins record sixth Ballon d'Or

Lionel Messi and Megan Rapinoe triumph at Ballon d'Or 2019

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:11Published

 

Messi scores 50th goal of 2019 in Barcelona win

Lionel Messi scores his 50th goal of 2019 as Barcelona beat Alaves to end the year unbeaten at home.
BBC News - Published

Barcelona 5-2 Mallorca: Lionel Messi hat-trick sends Barcelona top

Lionel Messi celebrates winning his sixth Ballon d'Or with a hat-trick as Barcelona beat Mallorca to move to the top of La Liga.
BBC News - Published

Lionel Messi: Barcelona forward wins Ballon d'Or for record sixth time

Barcelona and Argentina forward Lionel Messi wins the Ballon d'Or award for the world's best player for a record sixth time.
BBC News - Published

Late Messi winner at Atletico sends Barca top

Lionel Messi scores a sublime late winner as champions Barcelona defeat Atletico Madrid to return to the top of La Liga.
BBC News - Published

FA Cup second round: Maidstone United looking to join Premier League clubs in third round

Five years after facing Lionel Messi, Gavin Hoyte looks to inspire Maidstone United when the non-league club face Blackpool in the FA Cup.
BBC News - Published

Messi set for 700th Barcelona game

Lionel Messi will become just the second player to make 700 Barcelona appearances if he features in Wednesday's Champions League game with Borussia Dortmund.
BBC News - Published

Messi scores last-minute Argentina equaliser against Uruguay

Lionel Messi scores an injury-time penalty as Argentina rescue a draw in their friendly with South American rivals Uruguay.
BBC News - Published

Messi scores as Argentina beat Brazil in Saudi Arabia

Lionel Messi scores on his first Argentina appearance since July as they beat old rivals Brazil in Saudi Arabia.
BBC News - Published

Messi scores hat-trick as Barcelona replace Real at top of La Liga

Lionel Messi scores a hat-trick, including two sublime free-kicks, as champions Barcelona return to winning ways against Celta Vigo in La Liga.
BBC News - Published

Benzema equals Messi streak and Rodrygo scores hat-trick in Real win

Karim Benzema scores in a 15th consecutive Champions League season as Real Madrid ensure Galatasaray's group-stage exit.
BBC News - Published

Spain coach Robert Moreno: 'I had no public profile before I was appointed'

Spain coach Robert Moreno talks to BBC Football Daily podcast about taking over from Luis Enrique, Lionel Messi and The Matrix and tipping England for Euro 2020.
BBC News - Published

Messi breaks another record as Barcelona win in Prague

Lionel Messi becomes the first player to score in 15 consecutive Champions League seasons as Barcelona claim a narrow win at Slavia Prague.
BBC News - Published

Griezmann, Messi & Suarez score as Barca go top of La Liga

Barcelona move to the summit of La Liga as goals from Antoine Griezmann, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez earn them victory at Eibar.
BBC News - Published

Road Cycling Championships: Geraint Thomas on meeting Messi,& being an Eminem 'fan boy'

Former Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas tells the story of some of his most-prized possessions, including his favourite late-night snacks and what it's like to meet Lionel Messi.
BBC News - Published

MOTDx: Craig Mitch goes hunting for Messi, Van Dijk, Klopp & Bronze at the Fifa Awards

MOTDx's Craig Mitch is set a challenge to find as many greats on the green carpet at the 2019 Fifa Best Awards in Milan.
BBC News - Published

Best Fifa Football Awards: Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo or Virgil van Dijk?

The 'mind-boggling brilliance' of Messi, Ronaldo the 'inspiration' and the 'peerless' Van Dijk - BBC Sport writers assess who should win the Best Fifa Men's Player award.
BBC News - Published

Raheem Sterling could match Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, says Pep Guardiola

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says Raheem Sterling could be capable of reaching the level of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
BBC News - Published

Sterling should target Messi & Ronaldo level - Guardiola

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says Raheem Sterling could be capable of reaching the level of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
BBC News - Published

Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi & Eric Cantona light up Uefa awards

Cristiano Ronaldo suggests dinner with Lionel Messi, while Eric Cantona quotes Shakespeare in bizarre Uefa awards speech.
BBC News - Published

Virgil Van Dijk, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo - who will be named Europe's best player?

Uefa will name its Men's Player of the Year on Thursday with Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk up against Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. BBC Sport looks at their stats.
BBC News - Published

Cliftonville Ladies' Simpson joins Messi & Ibrahimovic in being nominated for world goal of year

Cliftonville Ladies player Billie Simpson joins the likes of Lionel Messi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic in being nominated for the Puskas Award.
BBC News - Published

Raheem Sterling: Can Man City forward have a 'Lionel Messi' season?

Raheem Sterling has enjoyed a stellar 2019 so far, but what does he need to do to take his game to the level of the world's best?
BBC News - Published

Lionel Messi: Argentina forward banned from international football for three months

Argentina captain Lionel Messi is banned from international football for three months after claiming the Copa America was "corrupt".
BBC News - Published

Messi's Copa America 'corrupt' comments 'lack respect' say tournament bosses

South American football bosses say accusations questioning the integrity of the Copa America are "unfounded" and "represent a lack of respect".
BBC News - Published

Messi sent off for first time in 14 years as Argentina beat Chile in Copa America thriller

Lionel Messi is shown only the second red card of his career as Argentina beat Chile 2-1 in a hot-tempered Copa America third-place play-off.
BBC News - Published

Colombia beat Messi's Argentina at Copa America

colombia beat messi's argentina at copa america
Argentina's bid to reach a third straight Copa America final begins with a 2-0 loss against Colombia.
BBC News - Published

Lionel Messi: Why does Argentina's captain struggle internationally?

Lionel Messi is one of the best players in football history. So why have he and Argentina had so little success together?
BBC News - Published

Lionel Messi edges out Cristiano Ronaldo to head Forbes top 100 highest paid athletes

lionel messi edges out cristiano ronaldo to head forbes top 100 highest paid athletes
Barcelona and Argentina forward Lionel Messi is the world's highest paid athlete earning £100m in the past 12 months, according to the Forbes top 100 ranking.
BBC News - Published

Messi, Ronaldo, Bale and Ramos would not solve Man Utd problems - Rooney

messi, ronaldo, bale and ramos would not solve man utd problems - rooney
Signing Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Sergio Ramos would not solve the problems at Man Utd, says ex-captain Wayne Rooney.
BBC News - Published

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