Following yesterday's performance on the soccer pitch, Lionel Messi needs a new nickname. Calling him the Atomic Flea just doesn't do it for me anymore. Messi personifies all the panache of other soccer legends boasting far better nicknames like The Genius—Montenegro's Dejan Savicevic for this midfielder's uncanny passing and ball-handling ability; The Berlin Wall—Italy's Fabio Cannavaro for his fortress like defense; and Magic Feet—Portugal's Cristiano Rinaldo for this striker's masterful, quick footwork.
Things went from good to bad this week for Barcelona striker Lionel Messi. After learning he was just three goals away from becoming La Liga’s all-time leading goalscorer following a fantastic showing over the weekend, the Argentine... Read Post
Cristiano Ronaldo allegedly has an obscene nickname for his rival Lionel Messi that he only utters behind the Barcelona forward’s back. This revelation was made by reputed Spanish soccer journalist Guillem Balague. His current book,... Read Post