Brazilian icon Pele is synonymous with football. He started playing at age fifteen and scored in his first game. He would go on to win three world cups and be named the greatest player of the century in 1999. 174 more words
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Barcelona seem to be doing a great job of shooting themselves in the foot at the moment.
Devoid of some of their best players – this is the first time in years where Barca haven’t had Xavi, Andres Iniesta or Lionel Messi in the same side – it’s the perfect opportunity to blood the youngsters. 440 more words
Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo’s incredible goal-scoring feats are motivated by competing with Barcelona forward Lionel Messi, according to Bernabeu legend Zinedine Zidane.
Ronaldo, 30, and 28-year-old Messi are the world’s two most prolific players in front of goal at the elite level and both break various records and set new milestones on a regular basis as they propel their respective clubs to major trophies. 328 more words
Louis van Gaal, Robert Heukels, 2010, Visie Sport
Biographien von aktiven Trainern und Spielern sind ja in den meisten Fällen gepflegt langweilig und werden deshalb wohl kaum in diesem Blog erscheinen, es sei denn andere Bücher über Fußball sind irgendwann abgegrast. 400 more words
Barcelona have joined Chelsea in the race to sign Everton centre-back John Stones this January, according to reports in Spain.
Luis Enrique’s side are short on defenders and sporting director Robert Fernandez believes La Blaugrana’s backline needs freshening up with the future in mind. 94 more words
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Barcelona’s star player Lionel Messi and his father will stand trial for for three counts of tax fraud.
Earlier reports that the prosecution in the case would solely go after Messi’s father have been refuted, according to the Spanish newspaper 169 more words