#WorldCup: Boxer threatens Messi for cleaning floor with Mexico jersey

November 28, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Multiple world boxing champion, Canelo Alvarez, has threatened world-famous footballer, Lionel Messi. Canelo slammed the seven times Balloon d’Or winner, accusing him of insulting Mexico during Argentina’s 2-0 win on Sunday. Having lost their game to Saudi Arabia, the South American giants bounce back to winning ways by beating Mexico.Messi opened the scoring in the second half, and Enzo Fernandez Read More

World Cup 2022: Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi blow football world away in stunning picture together

November 19, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Football fans have been blown away by the latest picture released of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi together which oozes class. The two long-term rivals have become icons of the game throughout their glittering careers – and have now teamed up to help produce an image for the ages. Both players are involved in the latest advertising campaign for fashion Read More

Lionel Messi suffers injury weeks to 2022 World Cup

November 5, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Lionel Messi has suffered an injury scare just over two weeks before Argentina kick off their World Cup campaign. Messi, Argentina’s captain, is set to miss PSG’s trip to Lorient in Ligue 1 with an inflamed Achilles tendon. The superstar is desperate to take Lionel Scaloni’s side to glory in Qatar, after they won the Copa America in 2021, with Read More

UEFA Champions League: Haaland ‘hala’ more goals, Messi strikes another historic drop as Manchester City win, PSG stumble

October 6, 2022 Editor 0

Erling Haaland continued his remarkable goalscoring form by netting twice as Manchester City thrashed FC Copenhagen 5-0 in the Champions League on Wednesday, while Chelsea saw off AC Milan to revive their hopes of reaching the last 16. Holders Real Madrid survived a spirited challenge from Ukrainians Shakhtar Donetsk at the Santiago Bernabeu to win 2-1 and extend their advantage Read More

Ronaldo, Messi, Kante, Salah, 7 others make 2021 FIFA best footballers’ award *See full list

November 23, 2021 Blueprint 0

FIFA have unveiled the nominees for The Best Awards 2021, with the winners being revealed in an online ceremony on January 17, 2022. The candidates for each award were selected by expert panels in women’s and men’s football, which included Eniola Aluko, Emma Byrne and Marta Tejedor, as well as Tim Cahill, David Trezeguet and Alexi Lalas.Public voting for each category will be open Read More

Pele discharged from hospital after successful surgery

October 1, 2021 Blueprint 0

Brazil legend Pele has been released from hospital after undergoing surgery for a colon tumour. The 80-year-old had the operation at Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo on 4 September. Pele, the only player to win the World Cup three times, left the intensive care unit 10 days later, but was readmitted soon after as a “preventative measure”. His medical Read More

How Messi sparked another record-breaking feat on international duty

September 11, 2021 Agency Report 0

Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick to overtake Pele as the top international goalscorer in South American football history on Thursday as Argentina cruised to a 3-0 victory over Bolivia in their 2022 World Cup qualifier. Messi pounced for his 77th, 78th and 79th international goals to keep Argentina firmly on course for a place at next year’s finals in Qatar Read More

Breaking: PSG reject Real Madrid offer for Mbappe

August 25, 2021 AFP 0

Paris Saint-Germain turned down Real Madrid’s bid to price away Kylian Mbappe on Wednesday, with sporting director Leonardo saying the offer of around 160 million euros ($188 million) was “not enough” for a player they wanted “to keep”. “Our position has always been to keep Kylian, to renew his contract” which expires next June, said the Brazilian to some media Read More

Player of the Year: UEFA axes Ronaldo, Messi as N’Golo Kanté, De Bruyne, Jorginho make final shortlist

August 20, 2021 Blueprint 0

One of Kevin De Bruyne, Jorginho or N’Golo Kanté will be named UEFA Men’s Player of the Year for 2020/21 – the first all-midfield shortlist in the prize’s 11-year history. The winner will be named – along with the UEFA Women’s Player of the Year and UEFA Champions League positional award winners – during the 2021/22 UEFA Champions League draw Read More

Happening now: Paris stands still as PSG officially unveil Lionel Messi to fans

August 11, 2021 Editor 0

Lionel Messi is set to speak publicly as a Paris Saint-Germain player for the first time this morning, as he is officially unveiled by his new club.  In a transfer that has reverberated around world football, six-time Ballon D’Or winner Messi left Barcelona after a trophy-laden 21-year spell, signing a two-year contract with the French giants.  Messi, who will wear the No 30 shirt, which he wore Read More

Breaking: PSG, Messi agree 2-year deal worth £500, 000 per week

August 10, 2021 Dailymail 0

Paris Saint-Germain have reached agreement with Lionel Messi and his lawyers with the 34-year-old expected in the French capital this afternoon.  Sources at the French club confirmed Messi’s lawyers had been pouring over the contract proposal since Sunday but gave it their approval this morning and Messi will travel to Paris from his home in Barcelona.  A press conference is Read More

‘Heartbroken’ Messi announces ‘next destination club’ after Barcelona exit *Life and times of Argentine at Camp Nou

August 8, 2021 BBC 0

An emotional Lionel Messi said joining Paris St-Germain was “a possibility, but nothing is agreed” as he confirmed his exit from Barcelona. Messi is ending his 21-year association with Barca, who cannot afford to honour the new contract they agreed with him because of La Liga’s salary limit. The record six-time Ballon d’Or winner, 34, is now a free agent. “My family Read More

Breaking: Messi weeps in public days after Barcelona exit

August 8, 2021 Eurosport 0

Lionel Messi broke down in tears as he attempted to explain his dramatic exit from Barcelona at a press conference at the Camp Nou. Barcelona confirmed on Thursday the 34-year-old would not sign a new contract with the Spanish club amid financial concerns “and structural obstacles” which prevented Messi from renewing. “In recent days I’ve been thinking about what I Read More

Breaking: At last, Lionel Messi quits Barcelona

August 5, 2021 Editor 0

Legend Lionel Messi has finally quit his childhood club Barcelona. This was confirmed in a statement by the club on Thursday evening. Read the statement below  Official statement from Barcelona “Despite having reached an agreement between Barcelona and Leo Messi and with the clear intention of both parties to sign a new contract today, it will not be possible to Read More

El Clasico: Real Madrid overcome Barcelona, go top of La Liga

April 11, 2021 BBC 0

Real Madrid moved top of La Liga with victory over Barcelona in an El Clasico played in torrential rain at the Alfredo Di Stefano Stadium. Karim Benzema broke the deadlock with a sublime near-post flick – his ninth goal in his past seven La Liga games. Real doubled their lead before half-time through Toni Kroos’ deflected free-kick. Oscar Mingueza pulled Read More

16 selected players to go to Holland in DCLVB free trials

April 5, 2021 Lekan Olaseinde 0

A total of 16 talented players will be selected in the DCLVB Abuja free training and trials exercise and taking to Holland for a professional football career. Disclosing this to media in Abuja, Imongan Jeremiah the Country Representative disclosed that the exercise will commence on April 12th and ends on April 16th at the famous Papal Ground, Kubwa along Kaduna-Abuja Read More

Breaking: Aguero quits Manchester City, keeps mum on next destination

March 29, 2021 BBC 0

Record goalscorer Sergio Aguero will leave Manchester City at the end of the season, the club has announced. The 32-year-old striker’s contract expires at the end of the season and he has been told it will not be renewed. The Argentine, who signed from Atletico Madrid in 2011, has scored 257 goals in 384 appearances for the club. “With the Read More

Revealed! Messi flogs Ronaldo, Neymar, occupies highest paid player position

March 20, 2021 Editor 0

Lionel Messi earns more than double of Cristiano Ronaldo’s salary according to a recently released figures by L’Equipe and quoted by Sportbible. The Barcelona tops the list of highest paid players in Europe with a monthly pay of £7million which is double of what Ronaldo who is in second place earns. Messi’s salary breaks down to an incredible weekly wage of Read More

2021: Top football clubs with largest Fanbases in the world

March 9, 2021 Editor 0

When people think about the most popular, most followed sport in the world, there’s no doubt that football is the first to come to mind. International by nature, professional and amateur leagues can be found in dozens of countries, alongside enthusiastic fans that will follow their favorite players to the end of the globe. In Europe especially, a select few of the most celebrated Read More

Uncertainty as Man City nails Messi’s pursuit

February 19, 2021 Blueprint 0

Manchester City are distancing themselves from links with a move for Barcelona forward Lionel Messi. The Argentina forward is out of contract in the summer. The likelihood of another early Champions League exit for Barcelona has fuelled speculation he is could quit the Nou Camp. Uncertainty remains due to the ongoing presidential elections at Barca, with all candidates saying they Read More