Is criticising Haaland as a ‘luxury player’ or ‘League Two standard’ unfair?

Striker Erling Haaland helped Manchester City achieve the treble last season and claimed the personal distinction of winning the Premier League Golden Boot. A year on, history looks set to repeat itself, but this time around the Norway international is doing it with criticism ringing in his ears. Former Manchester United captain Roy Keane described … Read more

Champions League final 2024: When and where the match is and how to watch it on TV

Wembley Stadium will host the Champions League final this year for the first time since 2013 – Action Images/Henry Browne The Champions League is drawing towards its conclusion with the second legs of the quarter-finals taking place this week (on April 16-17). Manchester City and Arsenal are still flying the flag for the Premier League, … Read more

Mikel Arteta settles the Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo GOAT debate once and for all

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has had his say on the GOAT debate. Published Apr 15, 2024, 15:29:24 GMT+1Last updated Apr 15, 2024, 15:29:23 GMT+1 Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has settled the Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo GOAT debate once and for all. Over the years, both Messi and Ronaldo have been performing at the highest … Read more

Lionel Messi still has one major award missing from his collection that Cristiano Ronaldo managed 15 years ago

Ronaldo earned the award 15 years ago today. Published Apr 15, 2024, 11:32:51 GMT+1Last updated Apr 15, 2024, 11:33:33 GMT+1 Inter Miami’s Lionel Messi is still missing one iconic individual footballing award from his collection that Cristiano Ronaldo managed to achieve 15 years ago. Ever since Messi won the World Cup in Qatar in 2022 … Read more

Lionel Messi makes his children follow strict phone rule

Messi has revealed the phone rule he has imposed on his three children. Published Apr 14, 2024, 17:09:50 GMT+1Last updated Apr 14, 2024, 17:09:48 GMT+1 Lionel Messi has explained that his children must follow a strict rule when it comes to mobile phones. Eight-time Ballon d’Or winner Messi is arguably the greatest player of all … Read more

Inter Miami CF 3-2 Sporting Kansas City (14 Apr, 2024) Game Analysis – ESPN (UK)

A stunning long-range strike from Lionel Messi helped Inter Miami to a 3-2 win over Sporting Kansas City in front of a record crowd of 72,610 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, on Saturday. Making his first MLS start since March 2 after overcoming a hamstring injury, Messi let fly from 25 yards with his … Read more

Sporting Kansas City 2-3 Inter Miami: Player ratings as Messi inspires the Herons to much-needed victory

Lionel Messi grabbed a goal and an assist as Inter Miami picked up a victory for the first time since March 16 with a 3-2 triumph over Sporting Kansas City. Both sides were eager to get things going in front of a crowd of over 72,000 at Arrowhead Stadium, as Kansas City were aiming to … Read more

Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes meets soccer legend Lionel Messi before MLS game in Kansas City

It may have been a brief handshake and conversation, but consider it a moment in American sports history. Lionel Messi, the World Cup champion who’s arguably the greatest soccer player of all time, and Patrick Mahomes, the three-time Super Bowl MVP who’s the NFL’s biggest star and best quarterback, met for the first time in … Read more

Tano Ortiz praises ‘greatest player of all time’ Lionel Messi after Champions Cup victory

Monterrey head coach Fernando ‘Tano’ Ortiz applauded the legendary Lionel Messi following his team’s 3-1 triumph over Inter Miami in the second leg of the Concacaf Champions Cup quarterfinals. It was a complete performance from the Mexican giants in a must-win game against Messi and co. The Herons started brightly but crumbled under pressure after … Read more

Messi ready as SKC set to break attendance mark

Apr 12, 2024, 06:42 PM ET Inter Miami CF assistant coach Javier Morales expects Lionel Messi to feature against Sporting Kansas City on Saturday in front of an expected record-breaking crowd of 70,000 at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. The Argentine forward played the entirety of the second leg of the … Read more