Messi wants to end career at Barcelona

Zurich, Jan 12 : Having won an unprecedented fifth FIFA Ballon d’Or award, Argentine football legend Lionel Messi has asserted that he intends to finish his career at his present club FC Barcelona. The 28-year-old Barcelona superstar received his fifth Ballon d’Or award at a glittering ceremony here on Monday, ending his rival Cristiano Ronaldo’s […]

It won’t be Messi’s last Ballon d’ Or: Barcelona president

Barcelona, Jan 12 : Spanish giants FC Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has said he is sure that his club’s talismanic striker Lionel Messi’s fifth Ballon d’Or trophy would not be his last. Messi won world football’s governing body FIFA’s player of the year award at a glittering ceremony in Zurich on Monday night edging […]

Bilbao midfielder Garcia to miss 9-16 games

Bilbao (Spain), Jan 12 : Athletic Bilbao midfielder Raul Garcia will miss between nine to 16 games after a suffering a fracture in the medial collateral ligament of the right knee last Saturday’s La Liga match against Sevilla. Bilbao said in a statement on Monday that the MRI which the 29-year-old Spanish international has undergone […]