Tag: Lionel Messi

Best European XI of the Season
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Best European XI of the Season

Club football for the 2016-17 season has come to an end. Champions across various leagues have been announced and we are headed for the Confederation Cup that starts this week. As always, a large number of clubs have grabbed the eyeballs this season, be it AS Monaco from France or Leicester City with their incredible...

The Crucification of Football’s Messi-ah
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The Crucification of Football’s Messi-ah

“Forgive them father,for they know not what they have done.” These were the lines which Chirst supposedly uttered after being crucified by the people for whom he had dedicated his entire life. And in a strange twist of fate, it seems that the same line can be uttered by a man, a footballer, almost two...

Players to watch-out in Champions League finals
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Players to watch-out in Champions League finals

Two big names of Europe face each other in the UEFA Champions league finals on June 6th at the Olympiastadion, Berlin. People expected it to be an El Clasico in the finals but Alvaro Morata had his share of payback by knocking his former club Real Madrid in the Semi-finals (3-2) to help the Bianconeri...

Why this Champions League final is worth waiting?
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Why this Champions League final is worth waiting?

July 2006 was a very tempestuous month for Calcio. Italy had just been crowned world champions in Germany, but the most successful club in Italy and reigning champions Juventus were stripped of their two latest league titles and got relegated to the second division of Italian football. Having fought their way back into Serie A...