Lionel Messi at 5years old

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No football in Argentina?!?

The Argentinian league which was scheduled to start next week is unlikely to begin due to a major debt crisis that many of the Argentinian clubs are in. Diego Maradona is worried ahead of Argentina’s World Cup Qualifiers that the lack of football in Argentina could have a  detrimental effect upon his sides chances. He stated,  “I’m worried that the football isn’t starting, that people are not reaching agreement, that Julio (Argentine Football Association president Grondona) isn’t ... Continue Reading →

Messi off to Man City?

No Messi is not moving to Man City, not yet anyway. However, like many other big clubs, Barcelona are scared of the spending power that City have and are worried they may lose their star players. Barcelona have decided to try and renegotiate a contract with Lionel Messi, which would include a minimum fee release clause of £220 million, in the hope that this will ward off any possible pursuit by City. In turn for Messi signing this new contract, his wages would significantly increase past £150,000 ... Continue Reading →