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No One Believes in Barcelona Anymore, But That Doesn’t Bother Lionel Messi

Posted on 9 Sep, 2017, by in Soccer

It’s been almost a decade since Barcelona entered a season as underdogs in the title run. Today, in a 5-0 win over Espanyol, was the first time Los Cules looked like a title team, even if most of it was Lionel Messi taking his ability and execution up a notch, finishing with an effortless hat trick. More

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Lionel Messi is Carrying Barcelona on His Back

Posted on 26 Aug, 2017, by in Soccer

Things have looked quite bleak for Barcelona over the last few months, but at least they have Lionel Messi. In a difficult visit to Alaves, it was the Argentine star that pulled the team through to remain unbeaten through the first 180 minutes of La Liga football, although Los Cules remain unimpressive. More

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Messi, Neymar Set Up Happy Barcelona Send Off for Luis Enrique

Posted on 27 May, 2017, by in Soccer

Despite the relatively disappointing season, Luis Enrique will have plenty to look back at fondly from his first stint as the manager of Barcelona, capping it off with a 3-1 … More

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Sergi Roberto & the March 8 Miracle at the Camp Nou (Barcelona vs PSG)

Posted on 8 Mar, 2017, by in Soccer

If Barcelona end up winning the Champions League in 2017, their 6-1 win over Paris Saint-Germain on March 8 will go down as one of the most incredible moments in the history of European club football. An absurd, inexplicable sequence of events and goals, leading to the impossible comeback from a 0-4 loss in the first leg. More

FC Barcelona, Messi-Neymar-Suarez, and Making Another Piece of History

Posted on 9 Nov, 2016, by in Soccer

The Barcelona trio of Lionel Messi, Neymar and Suarez could all be with at least 50 goals for their countries when they play their next Champions League match, something that has never happened to any club. More

Luis Suarez, The Best Footballer in the World, Better Than Ronaldo & Messi

Posted on 29 Aug, 2016, by in Featured, Soccer

Quietly, without anyone paying attention, Luis Suarez has changed the hierarchy at the top of the footballing world, establishing himself as the best player in the world right now. Yes, even better than Barcelona teammate Lionel Messi, or Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid. More

Lionel Messi & Luis Suarez Make Barcelona Shine; Gonzalo Higuain Saves Juventus

Posted on 21 Aug, 2016, by in Soccer

Much has been made of Gonzalo Higuain looking massively overweight after signing for Juventus, but a winning goal on the first match of the season and everyone forgets. And Barcelona? Words no longer mean anything when trying to describe their ability (6-2 win over Bets), the excellence of Lionel Messi, or the scoring ability of Luis Suarez. More

Lionel Messi Meme of Walking his Dog Goes in Surprising, Hilarious Directions

Posted on 9 Aug, 2016, by in Soccer

There’s been a lot of focus this summer on Lionel Messi, not necessarily because of football. His new hair, the beard, his Derrick Rose jersey, and now walking his dog, all becoming hilarious memes. More

Players With the Most European Golden Shoe Awards

Posted on 4 Aug, 2016, by in Soccer

Since the European Golden Shoe award was rebooted to reflect the difference in difficulty between leagues in Europe, six players have won the award multiple times: DIego Forlan, Thierry Henry, Mario … More

17 Best Memes of Lionel Messi & Argentina Choking in Another Final

Posted on 27 Jun, 2016, by in Soccer

When the best footballer in the world, maybe of all-time, is reduced to a meme laughing stock, you know something went wrong. And so it did, for Lionel Messi and Argentina, once again failing to do something in a final. More