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Koeman uncertain about Messi future

Ronald Koeman has admitted he has no idea if Lionel Messi will leave Barcelona next summer and said it is not his job to persuade the Argentinian to stay. Messi made an attempt to leave Barcelona this summer before backing down. He can talk to other clubs in January…
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New era to bring hope but no quick fix for Barcelona and Messi

Ronald Koeman threw his arms around Lionel Messi and in that moment all seemed well again, Barcelona toasting the resignation of Josep Maria Bartomeu as president on Tuesday by beating Juventus 24 hours later. “This was our best performance of the…
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Argentina wins in La Paz 15 years later

Argentina this Tuesday added the second victory in two games in the South American qualifiers for the 2022 football World Cup, by beating Bolivia 2-1, in the heights of La Paz, where they have not won since 2005. In the Bolivian capital, at the 3640 meters altitude of the…
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Messi beats Cristiano Ronaldo in Marketing influence ranking

By a small difference, Messi surpassed Cristiano Ronaldo as the most influential athlete in Marketing. In a ranking released by SportsPro in partnership with the consultancy Nielsen, the Argentine from Barcelona appears with two points ahead of the Portuguese of…
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Messi joins exclusive club of sporting billionaires

Lionel Messi may have had to stay put at Barcelona but the Argentine legend did succeed in joining one new club this year — the one reserved for sporting billionaires, according to Forbes magazine. The Argentine striker’s career earnings of over one billion…
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This Wednesday Messi started training with the FC Barcelona squad

Messi started preparing for the season at the FC Barcelona training center on Monday after announcing on Friday his intention to remain with the Catalan club. Argentine soccer player Lionel Messi started training with the FC Barcelona squad this Wednesday, after having…
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Messi misses Barcelona training after decision to stay

Lionel Messi was a no-show at training with Barcelona on Saturday morning despite his decision to stay at the club under sufferance, AFP reporters at the training ground said. The Argentine superstar announced on Friday he had been forced to remain at Barcelona, claiming…