Posts Tagged ‘Ballon d’Or’

Lionel Messi Wins Record Sixth Ballon d'Or

Lionel Messi Wins Record Sixth Ballon d’Or

Make that a whopping six for Lionel Messi… The 32-year-old Argentine soccer star became the first men’s footballer to win the Ballon d’Or award for a sixth time, taking the award for the world’s top men’s player...

Dec 3, 19 • DeportesNo Comments »

Lionel Messi Makes YouGov’s List of the World’s Most Admired Men

The world looks up to Lionel Messi… YouGov has released its annual study detailing which public figures the public looks up to, and the 32-year-old Argentine professional footballer has made the list. Messi, a five-time Ballon...

Jul 21, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Lionel Messi: The World’s Most Famous Latino Athlete

Lionel Messiis kickin’ it to the top of the popularity charts… The 31-year-old Argentine soccer star is the top-ranking Latino on ESPN’s World Fame 100 list, which identifies the most famous athletes in the world. Messi, a five-time Ballon...

Mar 22, 19 • DeportesNo Comments »

Lionel Messi to Play for the Argentina National Team in March

Lionel Messi will be kickin’ it for his homeland… The 31-year-old soccer star, a forward for Barcelona, will return to the Argentina national team for their March friendlies against Venezuela and Czech Republic, according to ESPN, ending...

Jan 31, 19 • DeportesNo Comments »
Lionel Messi Signs New Contract with Barcelona Until 2021

Lionel Messi Signs New Contract with Barcelona Until 2021

Lionel Messi isn’t going anywhere… The 30-year-old Argentine soccer star has ended speculation about his future by signing a new contract with Futbol Club Barcelona until 2021. Messi’s previous deal was due to expire at the end of the...

Nov 26, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Lionel Messi Claims His Fourth European Golden Shoe Award

Lionel Messi Claims His Fourth European Golden Shoe Award

Lionel Messi is soccer’s Golden boy… The 30-year-old soccer star received his fourth European Golden Shoe on Friday after netting 37 times in La Liga play during the 2016-17 season. Messi beat out Sporting CP‘s Bas Dost (34 goals in...

Nov 24, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Messi Scores Record-Breaking Hat Trick Against the Celtic

Messi Scores Record-Breaking Hat Trick Against the Celtic

Lionel Messi is still making history… The 29-year-old Argentine soccer star, the only futbalista in history to win the FIFA Ballon d’Or four times, scored a stunning hat-trick as his FC Barcelona team triumphed 7-0 over Celtic. Aided ably by...

Sep 14, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Messi: The Highest-Ranking Latino on Forbes' World's Highest-Paid Athletes List

Messi: The Highest-Ranking Latino on Forbes’ World’s Highest-Paid Athletes List

Lionel Messi is rolling in the deep dough… The 27-year-old Argentine soccer star is the highest-ranking Latino on Forbes magazine’s 2015 list of the World’s Highest-Paid Athletes with $73.8 million in salary/winnings and endorsements. Last...

Jun 17, 15 • Negocios1 Comment »
Messi Reaches 400-Goal Milestone in Barcelona Win Against Granada

Messi Reaches 400-Goal Milestone in Barcelona Win Against Granada

Lionel Messi has smashed another record… The 27-year-old Argentine soccer star and first-ever four-time Ballon d’Or winner scored his 400th career goal on Saturday as FC Barcelona smashed six unanswered goals past Granada at the Nou Camp....

Sep 28, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Messi Breaks Barcelona's All-Time All-Game Goals Record

Messi Breaks Barcelona’s All-Time All-Game Goals Record

Lionel Messi is the ultimate goal man… The 26-year-old Argentine footballer, a record-setting four-time Ballon d’Or winner, broke Futbol Club Barcelona’s all-time all-game goals count with a hat trick in the team’s 7-0 La Liga rout of...

Mar 17, 14 • Deportes1 Comment »