Indeed old buddies never die, as Ronaldinho reunited with his old-time friend and teammate Leonel Messi in Parc des Princes before the Paris Saint-Germain game against RB Leipzig. Bringing back memories, the jovial Brazilian beckoned on the Argentine and former Barcelona player who was happy to see his old friend live in the Paris Saint-Germain home stadium, as both of them hugged each other in the manner to bring back their memories as players.
PSG star Lionel Messi and Man United superstar Cristiano Ronaldo’s salaries have been revealed, Messi and Ronaldo have a net worth of $400m and $500m respectively. Cristiano Ronaldo and Leonel Messi are arguably two of the best football players in the sport’s history.
As a result of his health challenges, the former Brazilian professional footballer Pele was not able to congratulate Leonel Messi on time for his new achievement of becoming the top scorer in the history of the continent (South America).Back to regular human activities, the footballing legend never failed to do the honours as he quickly took advantage of his recovery, to pen down a lovely message for the Argentine and Paris Saint-Germain forward Leonel Messi, for the feat unlocked.
At Barcelona, it's the end of an era, a great footballing cycle has come to an end. Leonel Messi, Barcelona and La Liga's poster boy won't be around anymore, and even though he's about to join PSG, he is set to create a £50M hole in Man Utd's account books.
On Thursday, the 5th of August, an official statement from FC Barcelona announced that the club icon, Leonel Messi, will no longer be linked with the Catalan giants. This came as a shock to football fans around the world as the 34-years-old was expected to sign a new contract with the blue and red outfits.
Having successfully welcomed their new player to his new club, the sudden departure of Leonel Messi from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain was a blessing in disguise as it was another opportunity for the Argentine to reunite with Neymar Junior and his fellow countrymen Di Maria and Parades. But more than his reuniting with Neymar Jr, it is also another moment for the player to unite with the La Masia academy graduate and former Barcelona player Xavi Simons, who is currently in the Paris Saint-Germain senior team.
After 778 games, 672 and 305 assist Leonel Messi and fc Barcelona finally waved goodbye to each other yesterday. As it stands the six times Ballon d'or winner is currently a free agent and big clubs across Europe are already dreaming of a sensational signing. But it will take only a selected few to be able to convince Leonel Messi to join them, so below we have come up with four clubs we believe could make an attempt to sign him.
Cristiano Ronaldo is no doubt one of the best players to ever play the game of football. Always in the business of breaking and creating records in football and the entire world of sports, Cristiano Ronaldo has been able to cement a place in the level of football legends like Pele, Diego Maradona and Leonel Messi.
Upset with the notion that La Masia will not be able to nurture talent like Leonel Messi, the hunt for an able successor was an immediate need for Football Club Barcelona with players like Bojan Krkic failing to live up to the La Masia hype, but somewhere down the road was Guinea's boy with the mind of a Spaniard, who comfortably change the notion of that no one could fit into the shoes of Leonel Messi and at long last, the wait was over.
In preparation for the new season, players of the French Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain, have been spotted training happily with their new man and world best player Leonel Messi for their first game against Strasbourg in the season. Generally, prized world-class players, more than any category of players, the 2021/2022 season for the Paris Saint-Germain squad will usher in world-class players like Sergio Ramos, Gigi Donarrumma, Leonel Messi and Hakimi Achraf into the team already filled with world-class players like Neymar Junior, Kylian Mbappe and Angel Di Maria, who are also training together happily under the inspection of their manager Mauricio Pochettino.
Winning the 2021 edition of the Copa America, it is now a matter of "dreams come true" for Leonel Messi, Angel Di Maria and Kun Aguero, as the trio has been teammates from their nation's junior level. Snatching the title away from the Brazilian national team after Di Maria's first-half goal, the three players have been part of the ups and downs that befell the Argentine national team for the past years, but before their senior career success, they have been successful in their young days with the Argentine national team.
Former Barcelona talisman, Lionel Messi is now officially a Paris Saint Germain player. The diminutive argentine superstar has today been unveiled by the French club after successfully passing his medicals and putting pen to paper on a two-year deal until 2023, with the option to further extend it by a year until 2024.
When Leonel Messi left Barcelona for PSG in August, it was speculated that Kun Aguero had asked to leave. The player denied it. Kun denied the speculation in an interview with a media outlet on Thursday night when he was asked about the speculation that he asked to leave Barca following Messi's departure.
The former Barca player and six time balloon d'or winner is close to join super star Neymar for two year contract where he spent his entire football life at Barcelona. The Argentina international captain spoke on tearfully after he comfirmed his 21 year at catalans come to an end, and french club have offered him initial two (2) year deal, through to be paid £25m a year after tax.
The arguments and debates about the two legendary football stars, Christiano Ronaldo and Leonel Messi is most likely not going to end because both players have proven to be outstanding and unique in their styles of playing football. Both players have won a lot of trophies and sets records that the younger players may find difficult to break.
Leonel Messi has now edged ever closer to his widely anticipated move to Paris Saint Germain, after details of his contract agreement with the French giants emerged this morning. Travel plans, medicals and unveiling details below. The last few days has been a bit dramatic as everything and everyone concerned about Leo Messi has been suprise filled.
Barcelona board announced earlier this evening that they won't be renewing the contract of their captain Leonel Messi bringing his stay at cap neu to an end. Recall that the Spanish club is struggling to balance their books and have asked their senior team players to take a wage cut ahead of the 2021-2022 season.
Cristiano Ronaldo has dropped down from the list of top 5 highest paid player in Europe, this was as a result of his transfer from Juventus to Manchester United. Inspite of this Ronaldo will be the highest paid player in the Premier league, the Portuguese now occupies the sixth place on £480,000 weekly payment and this is far below his weekly payment of £950,000 at Juventus.
Fans of Barcelona and Leonel Messi have taken to Instagram to show their sympathy for the Argentine who will not return to the club as a player ahead of the new campaign. Barcelona on Thursday evening released a statement that suggests that they have both reached a mutual agreement to let him go, due to what they labeled "financial and structural obstacles" which will prevent him from signing a new contract with the Spanish Laliga giant.
Throughout the history of football, some superb football players and managers have come a long way in creating their record, which has not been broken by any player till today. Here are some of the records and the people who created them; -Sadio Mané [fastest hat-trick]