Posts Tagged ‘Atletico Madrid’

Messi Scores Hat-Trick in First Post-Injury Training Session with His Barcelona Teammates

Messi Scores Hat-Trick in First Post-Injury Training Session with His Barcelona Teammates

It’s a triumphant return for Lionel Messi… Five weeks after being sidelined with a hamstring injury, the 26-year-old Argentine soccer superstar returned to the field with his FC Barcelona teammates on Friday for an open practice that drew more...

Jan 4, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Villa Moving from Barcelona to Atletico Madrid

Villa Moving from Barcelona to Atletico Madrid

David Villa is switching teams… The 31-year-old Spanish international soccer star will be leaving Futbol Club Barcelona to play for Atletico Madrid. It’s all part of a deal potentially worth $6.55 million, according to Barça officials. Copa del...

Jul 9, 13 • DeportesNo Comments »
Messi Wins Record Fourth Ballon d'Or

Messi Wins Record Fourth Ballon d’Or

Lionel Messi is officially in a league of his own… The 25-year-old Argentine fútbol has become the first four-time winner of the Ballon d’Or, FIFA’s Player of the Year award, after breaking the world record for most goals in a year with...

Jan 7, 13 • Deportes2 Comments »
Messi Ends the Year with Record 91 Goals...

Messi Ends the Year with Record 91 Goals…

In what’s proved to be a banner year, Lionel Messi has extended his goal-scoring record… The 25-year-old Argentine fútbol star and UNICEF Goodwill Ambasador, who broke German great Gerd Muller’s 40-year-old record for most goals in a year...

Dec 23, 12 • Deportes2 Comments »
Messi Could Pick Up a Fourth FIFA Ballon d'Or Award

Messi Could Pick Up a Fourth FIFA Ballon d’Or Award

Lionel Messi has the chance to make soccer history… The 25-year-old Argentine fútbol star, who just claimed his second Golden Boot award, is among the 23 players in the running for the 2012 FIFA Ballon d’Or award. Should he come out on top,...

Oct 30, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »