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  • Soccer Fan Faints After Errant Lionel Messi Shot Breaks Her Wrist (Video)

    Soccer Fan Faints After Errant Lionel Messi Shot Breaks Her Wrist (Video)

    You don’t really think about soccer being particularly dangerous for spectators. Baseball, yes. Hockey, yes. Golf, yes. Motorsports, hell yes. But soccer? Not really, no. The players wear shin pads and the goalies wear padded gloves. But that’s about it for the safety equipment. How dangerous could soccer really be to spectators? Well, funny thing, […]

  • Two Friends Argued Over Who’s Better, Messi or Ronaldo, It Ended In Murder

    Two Friends Argued Over Who’s Better, Messi or Ronaldo, It Ended In Murder

    There’s a bunch of stupid things that friends get into arguments about, most arguments may be sports related but for that argument to end in murder is absurd. That’s exactly what happen between two friends who were arguing about who was better: Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo? Police in India confirmed the Nigerian national Michael Chukwuma, 21, […]

  • Lionel Messi Scores Two Free Kicks During Wild UEFA Super Cup (Videos)

    Lionel Messi Scores Two Free Kicks During Wild UEFA Super Cup (Videos)

    Tuesday’s UEFA Super Cup Final between Champions League winners Barcelona and Europa League champs Sevilla was quite the crazy affair, which saw Sevilla come back from down 4-1 in the second half, only to lose 5-4 in extra time.  But even before all of that madness, there was three free-kick goals in the first 15 minutes […]

  • Luis Suarez Reminds a Fan That He’s Not the Best, Messi Is (Video)

    Luis Suarez Reminds a Fan That He’s Not the Best, Messi Is (Video)

    While signing some autographs for fans prior to Barcelona’s friendly against the LA Galaxy, a young fan tells Luis Suarez that he’s the best. Suarez smiles, then insists that he’s not the best. He then asks the fan if he knows who the best REALLY is. The fan then replies, matter-of-factly, “Messi.” Suarez smiles some […]

  • Lionel Messi Considering Split From Argentine National Team

    Lionel Messi Considering Split From Argentine National Team

    After enduring plenty of scrutiny for coming up short in yet another international tournament, Lionel Messi is believed to be pondering a temporary split from Argentina’s national soccer team. According to Argentine newspaper Olé (via the Spanish Daily AS), Messi “has been hurt by a series of personal attacks” following Argentina’s loss to Chile in […]

  • Jamaican Player Grabs a Selfie with Lionel Messi After Loss (Video)

    Jamaican Player Grabs a Selfie with Lionel Messi After Loss (Video)

    The Copa America is a very high-stakes tournament in which the countries of South and Central America duke it out to establish regional dominance in between World Cups. But even with all that competition, there’s still the ability to get starstruck when a player from a small Caribbean island gets to take the field against […]

  • Lionel Messi Loses Tax Fraud Appeal, Will Face Trial

    Lionel Messi Loses Tax Fraud Appeal, Will Face Trial

    I guess FC Barcelona‘s recent championship celebration will be short-lived for Lionel Messi. The soccer superstar learned yesterday (as did the world) that his most recent appeal on tax fraud charges didn’t win, so he’ll be going to court. Messi argued that he didn’t know what was being done with his finances after both he […]