Lionel Messi News and Features
Considered by many one of the greatest players of all time, if not the greatest. The forward has racked up astonishing numbers season after glittering season. Messi averages almost a goal a game for Barca, and one in two for his country. Has lifted a plethora of trophies with Barcelona and won the Ballon d'Or six times. But the stats do not tell the full story of unmatched levels of skill, invention and dribbling ability.
We knew we might be opening a can of worms when we asked FourFourTwo readers to share their controversial takes - but we weren't quite prepared for some of these answers
Neither Real Madrid or Barcelona are among the favourites for the Champions League this season. What has happened to the Spanish giants?
Georginio Wijnaldum and Memphis Depay were heavily linked with the Camp Nou club during a turbulent summer
Arminia Bielefeld striker Fabian Klos spoke of his admiration for prolific Bayern front man Lewandowski ahead of their meeting.
The Argentina superstar stated his desire to leave Barcelona this summer before begrudgingly staying put.
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