The Argentine legend had informed the Spanish club of his intention to leave but was told he would have to cover a €700 million buyout clause.
You might remember Murtaza Ahmadi or "little Messi" — the seven-year-old Afghan shot to fame when a photo of him wearing a football shirt made of a blue-and-white-striped plastic bag was widely shared online.
It's after Palestinians accused Israel of using the high-profile fixture to underpin their disputed claim over Jerusalem.
Since Neymar’s departure for Paris Saint-Germain, FC Barcelona more than doubled Messi’s buyout clause to a whopping 700 million euros.
Honouring the world cup's first-ever black and white design "Telstar 18" has interactive chip putting the ball in your phone.
With 15 teams already certain for Russia 2018, the final round of qualifiers sees some big names facing elimination from football's top tournament.
Lionel Messi to sign new contract with Barcelona and will reportedly remain the club's highest earner.
The Argentine football star married his childhood sweetheart Antonela Roccuzzo on Friday in his hometown of Rosario.
Gerard Hernandez, a member of FC Barcelona’s " La Masia" youth academy scored a breathtaking goal from the midfield mark at kickoff.
Spain’s state prosecutor is prepared to accept a fine from football player Lionel Messi instead of sending him to prison for tax fraud.
Spain's Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by footballer Lionel Messi against a 21-month prison sentence for tax fraud.
Lionel Messi shows his class, scoring twice as Barcelona beat Real Madrid in El Clasico.
Argentina forward Lionel Messi has been banned from the Albiceleste’s next four competitive internationals for swearing at a match official in Thursday’s 1-0 win over Chile The decision means the 29-y
Diego Simeone oversaw his 300th match as head coach for Atletico de Madrid at the weekend but Lionel Messi was there to ruin his special day by grabbing a late goal for a 3-2 Barca…
Argentina’s national football team appears to be in crisis mode.
It seems public pressure or a sense of duty have proved too much for Lionel Messi, who suffered a traumatic loss to Chile in the Copa America this summer along with his teammates and said he would nev
Edgardo Bauza was presented to the media on Thursday as the new head coach of Argentine national football team.