La Liga president Javier Tebas was full of praises for Lionel Messi after the MARCA show award on Monday. The show took place in Convent dels Angels, Barcelona. The Argentine was also surprised at the award ceremony by receiving the Pichichi (highest goal scorer) and Di Stefano (best player) awards in La Liga Santander 2017/2018 season.
After the 2017/2018 campaign, Lionel Messi have being granted several interviews to different press media. Most of the press media coming from his home country. Although the latest interview he gave is to the New York based Magazine company Paper Magazine where they referred to him as the G.O.A.T which is an acronym of Greatest Of All Time.
In a brief interview with EFE, former FC Barcelona defender Jeremy Mathieu spoke about his former club, teammates as well as comparing the two best players in the world. He also opened up on Paulinho’s transfer to Barcelona. The French International who’s now a player of Sporting CP will face Barcelona in the Champions League Group stage.
Just after five games in 2017/2018 La Liga campaign, Lionel Messi has netted nine goals which is his best start of a new season. With this new record of nine goals in 5 games, the Argentine have scored as many goals as the entire Real Madrid team. Infact, just Real Sociedad (11 goals) and Atletico Madrid (10) have scored more than Leo in the first five games. While Real Madrid and Valencia equals the Argentine’s goals after five games.
According to the English dailies The Sun, Manchester City is ready to pay FC Barcelona 115 million euros for Lionel Messi. The English club have being in contact with the Catalan club as they show interest in the Argentine player.
Cristiano Ronaldo once again won the award of The Best Player organized by FIFA on Wednesday night. In total, Cristiano got 34.54% of vote while Messi got 26.42% and Griezmann got 6.61% of vote from the four categories that are eligible to vote.
Mundo Deportivo has revealed Cristiano Ronaldo will win the FIFA’s Best player of the year 2016. The Portuguese will be awarded Best player ahead of Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann respectively.
The beef between Javier Tebas on FC Barcelona could not stop the La Liga President from talking good about Lionel Messi after the derby game between Barca and Espanyol. The President have not failed for once to declare himself a Real Madrid fan but for once, he has shown admiration for Leo after his terrific display in the derby game.
As FC Barcelona welcomes the local rival ‘Espanyol’ to Camp Nou, the team gets ready to play the last game of the year. It’s the last game of the year for the team but the 600th game for Lionel Messi since he started playing for the Catalan club.