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Montevideo, November 24th 2017 - 07:40 UTC

Tag: Lionel Messi

  • Wednesday, October 11th 2017 - 15:28 UTC

    Messi qualifies Argentina to the World Cup and Brazil KOs Chile

    Argentine superstar Lionel Messi celebrated on Tuesday evening in Quito and can now look forward to his fourth appearance at the World Cup finals next year in Russia

    Lionel Messi fired Argentina into the World Cup with a brilliant hat-trick on Tuesday as South American champions Chile suffered a shock elimination. Messi single-handedly resurrected Argentina’s hopes in a 3-1 win over Ecuador in Quito that drew a line under a chaotic campaign that had left the two-time champions in danger of failing to qualify.

  • Saturday, July 1st 2017 - 13:11 UTC

    Lionel Messi and Antonella Roccuzzo tie the knot at last in red carpet event

    Messi and Roccuzzo made a short red carpet appearance and swiftly returned to the party.

    Barcelona football star and Argentine international Lionel Messi (30) and his life-long partner Antonella Roccuzzo (29), were married Friday evening in their native Rosario, some 200 miles northwest of Buenos Aires amid large-scale international press coverage. The couple already has two sons - Thiago (4) and Mateo (1).