Messi only has one skill! -Pele

December 7, 2018 Azeez Oluwafemi

Lionel Messi “only has one skill”, according to Brazil legend Pele, with fellow Argentine Diego Maradona “much better” than the Barcelona talisman. There are many who consider Messi to be the finest player to have ever played the game, with a five-time Ballon d’Or winner boasting countless records and a {Read More..}


Luka Modric Wins Ballon d’Or 2018

December 4, 2018 Azeez Oluwafemi

Luka Modric has beaten off competition from the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Antoine Griezmann and Lionel Messi to be named the winner of 2018’s Ballon d’Or. The Real Madrid midfielder played a pivotal role for his club as they stormed to a third consecutive Champions League title, as well as {Read More..}


UCL: Lewandowski Quicker Than CR7 to CL Landmark

November 28, 2018 Azeez Oluwafemi

Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has reached 50 Champions League goals and has hit that mark in fewer games than Cristiano Ronaldo and Thierry Henry required. The prolific Pole brought up his half-century during a clash with Benfica on Tuesday. That outing was his 77th in Europe’s elite club competition, {Read More..}


Even Messi Would Struggle at Man Utd : Scholes

October 17, 2018 Azeez Oluwafemi

Former Manchester United star Paul Scholes has once more taken aim at his ex-employers, stating that even Lionel Messi would fail to revive their failing fortunes. United currently lie a lowly eighth in the Premier League, seven points behind early pace-setters Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester City after losing three of {Read More..}


Rakitic, Coutinho and Messi Magic Blows Spurs Away 

October 4, 2018 Azeez Oluwafemi

Ivan Rakitic scored a wonderful volley and Lionel Messi struck twice to inspire Barcelona to a thrilling 4-2 win at Tottenham in the Champions League. Philippe Coutinho took only 92 seconds to give Barca the lead at Wembley on Wednesday, with Rakitic’s unstoppable 25-yarder doubling the Catalan side’s first-half advantage. {Read More..}


Zlatan: Scores 500th Career Goal with Outrageous Kick

September 17, 2018 Azeez Oluwafemi

Zlatan Scores 500th Career Goal with Outrageous Kick Zlatan Ibrahimovic brought up a bit of history with his 500th career goal on Saturday night, while the Houston Dynamo got a much-needed win in dominant fashion against the Portland Timber. Ibrahimovic rang up number 500 in style, his roundhouse kick pulling {Read More..}


FIFA Puskas Award Nominees

September 4, 2018 Azeez Oluwafemi

Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Mohamed Salah have all been nominated for the Puskas award. The prize is given for the best goal scored in a season, and a total of 10 players are set to battle for the gong, with the likes of Benjamin Pavard and Ricardo {Read More..}


FIFA: Why Messi Excluded in The Best Player

September 4, 2018 Azeez Oluwafemi

Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah have made the final three for FIFA’s The Best Men’s Player of the Year award. Ronaldo and Modric both helped Real Madrid to Champions League glory prior to the former’s move to Juventus, with Salah scoring an incredible 44 goals in all competitions {Read More..}


Messi, Suarez Shine as Barca Hit 8

September 3, 2018 Azeez Oluwafemi

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez both scored twice to help Barcelona overcome a surprise early deficit and give Huesca a harsh reality check in an 8-2 thumping on Sunday. On their first LaLiga trip to Camp Nou, the newly promoted minnows briefly continued what has been a dream start to {Read More..}



August 31, 2018 Azeez Oluwafemi

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba would reject a move to Real Madrid in favour of a switch to Barcelona, a report claims. The France international has been linked with moves to both the Santiago Bernabeu and the Nou Camp this summer, but according to Don Balon, he only has eyes {Read More..}



August 20, 2018 Azeez Oluwafemi

The nominees have been announced for the UEFA Best Player of the Year award – and Lionel Messi isn’t in the top three.  The Argentine, whose Barcelona side were knocked out of the Champions League by Roma last season, misses out, but long-term rival Cristiano Ronaldo does make the cut. {Read More..}


Why Lionel Messi Is The Best Of The Best- Guardiola

July 6, 2017 Joshua Samuel

Manchester City manager, Guardiola, has said that Lionel Messi is the best footballer he has ever observed play. Guardiola expressed this while talking at a philanthropic occasion in Belfast facilitated by golfer Rory McIlroy on Wednesday. The Spaniard who worked with Messi amid his four-year spell at Barcelona in the {Read More..}