'I was thinking about it a lot': Messi reveals he almost joined Ronaldo in Saudi Arabia before Miami move
Lionel Messi, named TIME's Athlete of the Year for 2023, spoke candidly in an exclusive interview with the outlet, confirming that he was close to a move to Saudi Arabia last summer.When his contract at PSG expired, a myriad of options emerged on the table for the Argentine's next career move.
Aguero tips Messi to leave Inter Miami and 3 under-radar Barca stories today
Aguero tips Messi to leave Inter MiamiSergio Aguero believes Lionel Messi could rock David Beckham and return to Inter Miami, saying it's "only a matter of time" before the Argentine icon returns to Barcelona.He, however, concedes that he has 'never discussed' whether his former international teammate will eventually return to Spain following retirement.
Sergio Aguero returns in football for epic showdown at Inter Miami's stadium: will Leo Messi feature?
CONMEBOL has recently announced the star-studded lineup for a mega exhibition match featuring South American footy legends like Ronaldinho, Javier Zanetti and Carlos Valderrama.The All-star game is scheduled for December 5 at Inter Miami's DRV PNK Stadium.
Lionel Messi confirms fresh injury - he's had this problem thrice in 3 months
Lionel Messi has confirmed that he suffered a muscular injury during Argentina's 1-0 win over Brazil last night. “I hope my injury is not that serious, now I will go and rest and I will prepare for 2024 in the best way possible,” he said.
From a shy boy to world champion with a rizz: all eight Messi's Ballon d'Or presentations in one place
On Friday night, Inter Miami celebrated Lionel Messi's eighth Ballon d'Or triumph, honouring the Argentine with a special ceremony in front of the 20,000 strong crowd in Florida.Let's take a stroll down memory lane and recall all eight of Leo's Ballon d'Or presentations.
Recalling what Lewandowski said about MLS as clubs from USA 'lining up' for Barca striker
A number of MLS clubs are lining up to sign Robert Lewandowski in 2024, the American outlet TUDN reports.The Polish striker is tied to a four-year contract at Barcelona, with the deal running until 2026, meaning that whichever side decide to lure him away would have to pay a hefty sum to the Catalans.
Half of treble-winning Barca team and those who call football 'soccer': How could Inter Miami's XI look like in 2024
Inter Miami have landed Lionel Messi, Sergio Busquets and Jordi Alba in Florida this past summer. They are also linked with move for another three ex-Barcelona players - Luis Suarez, Sergi Roberto and Ivan Rakitic, who could join the MLS side in 2024.
Not just Suarez: 3 more treble winners with Barca who could end up end at Inter Miami next season
Inter Miami is about to turn into an elite retirement home, it seems.With Leo Messi, Sergio Busquets and Jordi Alba already at the club, Luis Suarez is expected to become the latest edition to the squad.
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Suarez set to join Messi in Miami and 2 under-radar Barcelona stories today
Suarez reportedly set to join Messi at Inter MiamiInter Miami are reportedly set to sign Luis Suarez from Gremio.Miami added Lionel Messi earlier this year, and his arrival prompted former Barcelona teammates Jordi Alba and Sergio Busquets to join him.
'They are not entertained': Fans notice one hilarious detail in Messi's pic with Inter Miami academy kids
Lionel Messi, fresh off winning his eighth Ballon d'Or, returned to the Inter Miami premises.The Argentine proudly presented the award to his teammates and also paid a visit to Miami's youth academy, taking an epic group picture with the local kids.
Fans convinced Leo Messi 'robbed' of one award he 'deserved most' this year
It's hard to imagine a more impressive start than the one Lionel Messi had at Inter Miami.In just over a month in Florida, the Argentine led his new side to their first-ever Leagues Cup trophy, netting 10 goals in 7 games in the process.
Luis Suarez could play against Leo Messi soon: explained
Despite all the rumours linking Luis Suarez to a reunion with Leo Messi at Inter Miami, the former Barcelona duo could find themselves playing against each other soon.According to GZH, El Pistolero is expected to get a call-up to the Uruguayan national team.
Fresh footage of Thiago Messi balling for Inter Miami U-12 emerges — he's got Leo's moves
Lionel Messi is making the most of his time off after his MLS season came to a close, enjoying quality moments with his wife Antonela and their three kids.On Sunday, all eyes were on the eldest, Thiago, who played for Inter Miami's youth team.
'Knows more English than Leo': Messi fam spotted at Ed Sheeran gig, son Mateo sings along
The MLS season is over for Inter Miami as Tata Martino's side failed to qualify for the playoffs. With no club football until February, Lionel Messi has much more time for that one thing he loves more than football – his family.
Messi-Suarez reunion closer as Tata Martino hints at new Inter Miami striker next season
Speaking to the press on Sunday, Inter Miami boss Tata Martino has sparked hope for the Messi-Suarez reunion this winter.The Argentine tactician revealed that the MLS side are parting ways with Josef Martinez - the Venezuelan striker joined Miami last January, signing a one-year deal that expires in two months.
What's next for Luis Suarez after his Gremio contract ends in December? 2 scenarios with probability ratings
Earlier, Luis Suarez announced that he will depart from Gremio earlier than initially planned.Although his contract with the Brazilian side was originally set to run until December 2024, the Uruguayan striker will leave the club a year ahead of schedule.
Leo Messi to reunite with boyhood club Newell's Old Boys before his Inter Miami contract ends
Lionel Messi will reunite with his boyhood club Newell's Old Boys this winter, Gaston Edul of TyC Sports confirms.According to the journalist, Inter Miami have agreed to play a friendly with an Argentine side in Leo's honour.
Leo Messi leaves Argentina squad to celebrate Mother's Day with his mom in Rosario
Lionel Messi left Inter Miami to embark on international duty with Argentina earlier this week. With just two days left before their World Cup qualifiers encounter v Peru, the Albiceleste's captain surprised everyone by leaving the national team camp.
'She wanted to kill me': Inter Miami player says his wife had to give up studies for him to play with Leo Messi
Speaking with The Athletic the other day, Facundo Farias revealed that his wife, Angi Olivera, wasn't particularly happy when he announced his decision to leave his boyhood club Colon (Argentina) for Inter Miami in July."She was studying her major in Argentina, but we had to move to the States.
Two reasons why Messi not coming to Barca on loan after end of MLS season — revealed
Inter Miami have failed to qualify for the MLS play-offs so Lionel Messi is going on a four-month break from competitive football.There have been murmurs in the press about the Argentine coming back to Barcelona in January on a short-term loan.
What's next for Leo Messi after Inter Miami's season over?
Inter Miami's hopes of qualifying for the MLS playoffs came to an end last weekend, meaning the Florida-based side will be without competitive football until February.There's been a lot of talks about Lionel Messi's potential loan move back to Europe lately.
'He deserves it': Barca's economic vice-president addresses Messi comeback rumours
Losing to Cincinnati on Sunday, Inter Miami lost all hopes for the MLS playoffs. As such, Lionel Messi will be without any game time at a club level from late October to February, and another wave of Messi-to-Barcelona rumours has emerged.