Tag: Lionel Messi

Footballers and Politics – should the two mix?

Lionel MEssi Photo Shopped pro-Israel images

Should football and politics/current affairs mix?

WATCH: Lionel Messi, Child Wonder!

Two rare videos of Lionel Messi as a child, playing football.

Netherlands vs Argentina: 4 Observations

Javier Mascherano tackles Robben

4 key observations from the semi final: the Netherlands vs Argentina

Argentina 1 -0 Belgium: The 5 Best Players

Argentina win against Belgium

Here’s my top 5 players from Argentina’s win against Belgium.

Argentina vs Switzerland: Match Review

Lionel Messi vs Switzerland

Argentina XI: Romero, Federico Fernandez, Zabaleta, Garay, Rojo, Gago, Mascherano, Di Maria, Higuain, Messi, Lavezzi. Subs: Orion, Campagnaro, Biglia, Perez, Maxi Rodriguez, Augusto Fernandez, Demichelis, Palacio, Alvarez, Aguero, Andujar, Basanta. Switzerland XI: Benaglio, Lichtsteiner, Schar, Djourou, Rodriguez, Inler, Behrami, Xhaka, Shaqiri, Mehmedi, Drmic. Subs: Sommer, Ziegler, Senderos, von Bergen, Lang, Barnetta, Seferovic, Stocker, Dzemaili, Fernandes, Gavranovic, Burki.   The clear skies matched the light …

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Nigeria vs Argentina: Messi & co. Keep their Perfect Record

Argentina are through. Nigeria are through, the first African team to progress in this World Cup. Argentina may have gotten by in their first two group games, but they were made to work for their win against Nigeria. Regardless of whether you rate Lionel Messi or not, you have to hand it to him, he’s …

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World Cup 2014 Brazil: A Guide to the Most Fabulous WAGs

If you remember the 2006 installment of the World Cup, the Wives and Girlfriends (WAGs) of the England team rose to prominence with their socializing and shopping, they created more buzz than their husbands and boyfriends did on the pitch. Led by the original WAG herself, Victoria Beckham, the WAGs partied up a storm in …

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World Cup 2014: Team Focus – Argentina

Best: Winners 1978 & 1986 Group: F (vs Bosnia, Nigeria & Iran) Coach: Alejandro Sabella Argentina are serious contenders for this title. Well, at every tournament they like to think of themselves as “serious contenders,” but seriously, this time they are. With so much talent upfront, coach Sabella is so spoilt for choice he could …

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Does this image confirm Lionel Messi is going to be a father?

Many across the blogosphere seem to think thay Lionel Messi’s goal celebration last night was confirmation that he and girlfriend Antonella Roccuzzo are to become parents. There have been rumours doing the rounds from as early as January, but the couple have remained silent on the matter. It seems unlikely that Messi will pull such …

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Picture of the day: Lionel “el Messiah” Messi

Lionel Messi runs towards his team after winning the Copa del Rey 2012

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