Pope gives football giant Lionel Messi signed shirt

Football superstar Lionel Messi has bagged himself a shirt signed by fellow Argentine soccer fanatic Pope Francis, the Vatican’s sports association said Monday. Paris Saint-Germain forward Messi, who returned to…

Lewandowski slams Messi over Ballon d’Or speech

‘He should be sincere’ Robert Lewandowski was unconvinced by Lionel Messi’s tribute towards him at last week’s Ballon d’Or ceremony, as the Bayern Munich star labelled his rival’s comments ‘empty…

I and Ronaldo have made Sporting History – Lionel Messi says

Lionel Messi has said that the rivalry between him and Cristiano Ronaldo will remain in the history of football. When asked if he missed his direct duels with the Portugal…

Pope Francis receives PSG shirt from Messi

Pope Francis has thanked Argentina football star Lionel Messi for sending him a Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) club jersey. “Lionel Messi, dear brother, thank you for the jersey and the dedication,”…

Ballon d’Or 2021: Favourites, outsiders & contenders for award

From Lionel Messi to Jorginho, from Cristiano Ronaldo to Harry Kane, here are all the possible contenders to win this year’s Ballon d’Or. The Ballon d’Or ceremony will return on November 29 after…