Lionel Messi’s quest to win one major title to elude him got off to a shocking start and brought back memories of Cameroon’s 1-0 win over an Argentina team led by Diego Maradona in the opening game of the 1990 World Cup.
Awarded by France Football magazine, the Ballon d’Or has been given out to men for 66 years. The women’s trophy was created in 2018, and both were cancelled in 2020 because of the pandemic.
From an exhibition featuring Maradona’s number 10 jersey to orchestral concerts in open air, here are some highlights you can expect from the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
Barcelona attempt to establish themselves once again as a force in La Liga and the Champions League while facing an economic crisis caused by loss of revenue due to Covid and mismanagement.
This year marks the first time the tournament will be held in the Middle East and has been pushed to later in the year than is typical to avoid the region’s summer heat.
Paris St Germain and Argentina forward Lionel Messi has signed a $20 million deal to promote digital fan token company Socios.com.
Paris St Germain's superstar Kylian Mbappe says he hopes to add to his trophy haul at the end of the season.
Lionel Messi wins men's Ballon d'Or for a record-extending seventh time, and Alexia Putellas becomes third winner of women's award for an outstanding season with Barcelona and Spain.
Lionel Messi had three assists in a 3-1 win over 10-man Saint-Etienne to help Paris Saint-Germain extend its lead atop the French league standings to 14 points.
The emergence of crypto-related businesses in football comes as countries are introducing regulation to clamp down on gambling sponsorship.
Mohamed Salah scores hat-trick in 5-0 win at Old Trafford registering Liverpool's largest success against United since 1925. Separately, Real Madrid beat Barcelona 2-1 at the first football match since Ramos and Messi's departure.
Argentinian football legend says he is excited to begin a new chapter of his career at Paris Saint-Germain and that everything about the club "matches my football ambitions."
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