Lionel Messi

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Another Champions League 'disaster' leaves...

It was supposed to be the season Barcelona laid to rest the ghost of the Stadio Olimpico, where they inexplicably conceded three in Rome

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Captain Messi showing Barcelona the way

Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane terrorised Barca's defence

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Stopping Messi not mission impossible for...

The Argentine has been in majestic form again this season, scoring 43 goals in 40 appearances to put Barca in position for a third treble in a decade....

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Messi hat-trick restores Barcelona's lead...

Barca were under pressure after Atletico Madrid and second-placed Sevilla had both moved level on points with the Catalan giants.

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Afghan 'Little Messi' forced to flee

AFP met with the family recently in the cramped room in Kabul they are renting from another impoverished family.

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Modric ends Messi, Ronaldo grip on Ballon...

"As a kid we all have dreams. My dream was to play for a big club and win important trophies."

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Modric ends Ronaldo-Messi era to be crowned...

His success means Cristiano Ronaldo remains tied with Lionel Messi having won FIFA's award in different guises five times each

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Here's what happened in the Champions League...

Wins for Liverpool, Barcelona, Inter Milan, Dortmund, Galatasaray and Belgrade start off this season's UEFA Champions League group stage.

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Messi scores hat-trick as Barcelona thrash...

But even if the Argentine star remains as good as ever, his team will need others to step up.

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Messi must deliver and France must fire

All the flaws of an ageing and unbalanced Argentina team were ruthlessly exposed in the thrashing by Croatia in the group stage.


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Museveni launches fiberboard factory...

President Yoweri Museveni launched Nile Fibre Boards Uganda Ltd at Kinoni Village, Kakoge Sub County in Nakasongola district on April 10. The $25m factory is to employ over 1000 locals. The company is specialised in making wood products including different...