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FOOTBALL GOSSIP: 18TH JUNE, 2017.

FOOTBALL GOSSIP: 18TH JUNE, 2017.

Real Madrid say it would take a £350m deal to allow forward Cristiano Ronaldo to leave the club, which they expect to deter Paris St-Germain and Manchester United. (Mail on Sunday) But Ronaldo’s advisers say a fee of 150m euros (£131m) will be enough, with the player wanting a “fresh challenge”.(Sunday Telegraph) Chelsea have emerged as surprise contenders for Ronaldo, […]

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C.RONALDO REPLIES XAVI…..”I’VE WON 3 BALLON D’ORS, HE’S WON NONE” (SHADE O!!)

C.RONALDO REPLIES XAVI…..”I’VE WON 3 BALLON D’ORS, HE’S WON NONE” (SHADE O!!)

Real Madrid and Portugal’s captain, Cristiano Ronaldo blasted Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez, after the former Barcelona player said the Real Madrid/Portugal star was unlucky to be playing in the same generation as Lionel Messi. Speaking to Spanish radio station Cadena Ser earlier in the week, Xavi had said: “Ronaldo is a player of his time. The problem is that there […]

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FAN RUNS INTO PITCH TO KISS LIONEL MESSI’S FEET

FAN RUNS INTO PITCH TO KISS LIONEL MESSI’S FEET

In Argentina’s 2018 World Cup qualifying match against Uruguay which ended 1-o in favour of Argentina, a pitch invader fell to his knees and even kissed the Barcelona star’s feet, before being escorted away by the police. Messi scored the winning goal in the 42nd minute on his return to the national team, helping 10-man Argentina defeat Uruguay 1-0 in 2018 […]

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MESSI RETIRES AS ARGENTINA LOSES TO CHILE IN COPA AMERICA FINALS

MESSI RETIRES AS ARGENTINA LOSES TO CHILE IN COPA AMERICA FINALS

Lionel Messi has retired from international football after Argentina crashed to a defeat against Chile in the final of the Copa America.   “For me the national team is over. I’ve done all I can, it hurts not to be a champion,” said the 29-year-old Barcelona superstar in the wake of the penalty shoot-out defeat in New Jersey. “It’s been […]

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MESSI BREAKS ANOTHER RECORD AS ARGENTINA DEFEATS USA TO REACH COPA AMERICA FINALS

MESSI BREAKS ANOTHER RECORD AS ARGENTINA DEFEATS USA TO REACH COPA AMERICA FINALS

Lionel Messi became Argentina’s all-time record goalscorer as the two-time world champions outclassed USA 4-0 to reach the Copa America Centenario final. Messi curled in a magnificent 32nd-minute free-kick to take his total to 55 goals as the United States’ campaign ended with an emphatic defeat in front of a 70,858 crowd at Houston’s NRG Stadium. The five-time world player […]

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MESSI EQUALS BATISTUTA’S RECORD IN COPA AMERICA

MESSI EQUALS BATISTUTA’S RECORD IN COPA AMERICA

Lionel Messi became his country’s equal all-time leading goalscorer as Argentina romped to a 4-1 win over Venezuela in a Copa America quarter-final in Foxborough, Massachusetts on Saturday. A Messi goal in the 60th minute took his career tally for Argentina to 54 goals, matching the record held by Gabriel Batistuta. Messi’s strike complemented two early goals by Gonzalo Higuain, […]

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