Posts Tagged ‘Xavi Hernandez’

Messi Earns Third Consecutive Golden Boot Award...

Messi Earns Third Consecutive Golden Boot Award…

Lionel Messi is getting the boot yet again… The 26-year-old Argentine soccer star, currently sidelined by persistent thigh muscle issues, has picked up his third European Golden Boot award. Messi, who hopes to return for Barcelona’s first game...

Nov 20, 13 • DeportesNo Comments »
Soccer Star Xavi Weds Fiancee Nuria Cunillera

Soccer Star Xavi Weds Fiancee Nuria Cunillera

Xavi Hernandez is officially off the market… The 33-year-old Spanish soccer star, a midfielder for Futbol Club Barcelona, has married his fiancée Nuria Cunillera. The couple tied the knot in a ceremony at the Marimurtra Botanical Garden in the...

Jul 15, 13 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Messi Extends His Contract with FC Barcelona Through 2018

Messi Extends His Contract with FC Barcelona Through 2018

Lionel Messi isn’t planning to leave Spain anytime soon… The 25-year-old Argentine soccer star, who won his record-breaking fourth consecutive Ballon d’Or, signed a contract extension Thursday that will keep him with FC Barcelona until June...

Feb 8, 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 »
Iniesta Named Euro Cup 2012 MVP...

Iniesta Named Euro Cup 2012 MVP…

Andres Iniesta is simply the best… And, he’s got the medal to prove it. The 28-year-old Spanish futbolista has been honored as best player of the European Championship—the Euro Cup 2012—after helping Spain become the first nation to...

Jul 2, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
Messi Named World's Best Player for Third Straight Year...

Messi Named World’s Best Player for Third Straight Year…

It’s official… Lionel Messi is the king of the soccer field. The 24-year-old Argentinean soccer star, who plays for Futbol Club Barcelona has received the FIFA’s Ballon d’Or, making him the 2011 best player in the world. Messi beat...

Jan 9, 12 • Deportes1 Comment »