After Messi slotted the ball into the corner with his left foot in Sunday’s el Clásico, he went off to the edge of the pitch to celebrate in front of baying Real Madrid fans. Barcelona’s title chances were reignited. That’s what went through my head in the 92nd minute of Sunday’s Clásico. Show More Summary
Barcelona (AFP) – Barcelona boss Luis Enrique insisted on Tuesday he will revel in his memories of coaching Lionel Messi, rather than miss him when he steps down at the end of the season. Messi blew the La Liga title race wide open once more by scoring twice to bring up his 500th Barcelona goal in a thrilling 3-2 win at Real Madrid on Sunday. Show More Summary
La Liga or Champions League Joachim Low is Real Madrid’s preferred choice to replace Zinedine Zidane, should the Frenchman fail to win La Liga or the Champions League this season, AS report. Lionel Messi’s 92nd-minute winner for Barcelona in Sunday’s Clasico blew the Liga title race wide open. The two sides are level on points […]
More selfish When Cesc Fabregas spoke about Eden Hazard in glowing terms, he probably didn’t expect his manager to hit back. However, Cesc also said that for Hazard to be as good as Lionel Messi, he needs to be more selfish – and take chances that he may miss in order for it to pay […]
Barcelona probably won’t win anything significant this season. They remain underdogs for the league title, were ousted from the Champions League by Juventus after surviving the Paris Saint-Germain tie by the skin of their teeth, and can only really count on a Copa del Rey consolation prize to cap off what has been an… Read more...
Crackdown Barcelona beat Real Madrid 3-2 on Sunday thanks to a stoppage time winner from Lionel Messi. The two clubs are set to crackdown on supporters who buy tickets in the wrong section. Following a similar incident at the Camp Nou Clasico, Barcelona supporters were spotted in the home section at the Bernabeu on Sunday. MARCA: […]
Even for Messi, this is amazing. We’ve seen some incredible goals from Lionel Messi in El Clásico during his career. But even for him, this was spectacular. BLOODY FANTASTIC!!!#Messi slaloms through the @realmadriden backline to level matters. Show More Summary
It's been a pretty good run.
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Iconic An iconic goal deserves an iconic celebration, and it doesn’t get much more iconic that a 92nd-minute winner from Lionel Messi in El Clasico. Sport have given some insight into his celebration, that will almost certainly be remembered for years to come as the most un-Messi of celebration. In truth, there is no real […]
Magic brace Lionel Messi stole the show during Sunday night’s El Clasico. The Argentine score a magical brace in Barcelona’s 3-2 win at the Bernabeu to keep Luis Enrique’s side in the title race, including a 92nd-minute winner. His performance lead to many calling him the greatest ever, including his manager Luis Enrique and teammate […]
Madrid (AFP) – Lionel Messi on Monday hailed Barcelona’s dramatic 3-2 Clasico victory over arch-rivals Real Madrid as an “important step” in the race for the La Liga title. Messi’s last-gasp goal marked his 500th for Barcelona and blew the La Liga title race wide open at Real Madrid on Sunday. Show More Summary
Here are some career achievements for Lionel Messi, who scored his 500th goal for Barcelona on Sunday.
Madrid (AFP) – Barcelona coach Luis Enrique revelled in turning the tables on bitter rivals Real Madrid as Lionel Messi struck deep into stoppage time to edge a thrilling El Clasico 3-2 on Sunday. Messi’s second goal of the night was his 500th for Barcelona and took the Catalans to the top of La Liga. Show More Summary
Lionel Messi proves he is still the best around with his 500th Barcelona goal to blow the La Liga race wide open, says Andy West
500 and not out Lionel Messi is one of the very best players in the world – if not the best, and once again he proved that on the biggest stage of all. After going out of the Champions League and failing to score a goal, all eyes were on Barcelona and their star man, […]
Lionel Messi was incredible in El Classico.
In the end, it was Messi doing Messi things. Lionel Messi supplied the drama and the victory Sunday, delivering a goal in the last seconds of the 92nd minute to give Barcelona a 3-2 victory over Real Madrid in El Clasico at Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. Messi’s goal, his 47th of the season and 500th […]
In one of the best editions of El Clásico ever, Lionel Messi scored a stoppage time winner to guide Barcelona to a 3-2 victory over Real Madrid. Less than a week after their elimination from Champions League, Barcelona faces a bid to save their season. Show More Summary
Lionel Messi scored his 500th goal for Barcelona in style today—notching a game-winner in stoppage time for the club to take El Clasico by a score of 3-2. Read more...