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Megan Rapinoe is the most tweeted about female athlete of the year

Megan Rapinoe is the most tweeted about female athlete of the year

, Rapinoe had made headlines after a video her ruling out visiting the White House should the USWNT win

Neymar, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were the three most popular male athletes on Twitter in 2019

Messi added a tenth La Liga title and a record sixth Ballon d'Or to his bulging trophy cabinet, while

the most popular NFL player on Twitter in 2019, as he became the first player in football history to win

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Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

After becoming the first six-time winner of the Ballon d'Or, Lionel Messi said he's far from finished

"I hope to continue for a long time," Messi said on Monday in Paris from behind a row of the trophies

Messi has received the Ballon d'Or previously in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2015.

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

So far this year, Messi has 41 goals in 44 games.

Read full article: Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards...→
America's Megan Rapinoe named the top women's soccer player of 2019

America's Megan Rapinoe named the top women's soccer player of 2019

winner of the women's Ballon d’Or award as the world's top female soccer player of 2019, while Lionel Messi

A day after scoring his 614th career goal for Barcelona, Messi reclaimed the men's trophy he last won

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

with the Reds after defeating Messi’s Barcelona in the semifinals 4-3 on aggregate, included a 4-0 win

Lionel Messi captured the men's honor for a record sixth time.

Read full article: America's Megan Rapinoe named the top wo...→
How to watch Barcelona vs. Borussia Dortmund in the UEFA Champions League

How to watch Barcelona vs. Borussia Dortmund in the UEFA Champions League

Barcelona will qualify for the round of 16 of the Champions League with a win against Borussia Dortmund

Liga alongside Real Madrid and extended their winning run to two games as they came from behind to win

Against Leganes, Valverde started Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez, Ousmane Dembele and Antoine Griezmann together

I still don't understand the runs of Suárez, Messi or Dembélé.

Both Barcelona and Dortmund can qualify for the round of 16 of the Champions League with a win on Wednesday

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic Leaving the Galaxy After 2 Memorable Seasons

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Leaving the Galaxy After 2 Memorable Seasons

A week before Zlatan debuted with a dramatic two-goal performance as a substitute in a win over crosstown

Ibrahimovic, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are the only active players in the world to score 500

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Has Zlatan Ibrahimovic Played His Last Game in the MLS?

Has Zlatan Ibrahimovic Played His Last Game in the MLS?

Once considered to be on par with the likes of Lionel Messi and Christiano Ronaldo, Zlatan has easily

Only Zlatan did not win in Los Angeles.

He will likely never win a league trophy in Italy, or hoist the Champions League Cup again.

But, he can be the best player in MLS, and he can help the Galaxy win their sixth MLS title.

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Liverpool, Barcelona dig out wins in Champions League

Firmino’s flick and cushioned a shot into the net in the 69th minute to earn titleholder Liverpool a 4-3 win

after pulling away from his markers to the edge of the area and then collecting a pass from Lionel Messi

before stroking home a cool finish in the 84th to seal a 2-1 win.

It was a first win for both teams in group play, the victory being especially important for Liverpool

Ajax, a semifinalist last season, leads Group H after collecting a second straight win by beating Valencia

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Rapinoe, Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

Rapinoe, Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

Lionel Messi won his sixth FIFA player of the year award, while Megan Rapinoe won her first at a lavish

"Even the team awards, the World Cup's obviously incredible to win but when we sort of all look back

Ellis resigned in July, shortly after the U.S. beat the Netherlands 2-0 to win its second successive

"I think I walked out with Messi and no one noticed me," Ellis said jokingly to reporters, before adding

Lionel Messi won his sixth FIFA player of the year award, while Megan Rapinoe won her first at the FIFA

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Megan Rapinoe and Lionel Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

Megan Rapinoe and Lionel Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

MILAN — Lionel Messi won his sixth FIFA player of the year award, while Megan Rapinoe won her first at

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Barcelona vs. Valencia: Where to watch La Liga, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Barcelona vs. Valencia: Where to watch La Liga, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

blame the lackluster start to the campaign to a run of injuries that has so far deprived him of Lionel Messi

The latter pair picked up injuries on the opening weekend of the season and are yet to return, while Messi

back-to-back fourth-place finishes and in May he guided Valencia to its first trophy in 11 years with a 2-1 win

Valencia also has four points, courtesy of a draw against Real Sociedad, a loss away to Celta Vigo and a win

Lionel Messi remains unavailable as he continues to recover from a half injury he picked up on the first

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Megan Rapinoe is Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year, only the fourth woman chosen alone

Megan Rapinoe is Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year, only the fourth woman chosen alone

Chris Evert, Mary Decker and Serena Williams as the only women in the 66-year history of the award to win

of the second-ever Ballon d’Or Féminin award, she challenged players like Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi

Chris Evert, Mary Decker and Serena Williams as the only women in the 66-year history of the award to win

Read full article: Megan Rapinoe is Sports Illustrated’s Sp...→
Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

After becoming the first six-time winner of the Ballon d'Or, Lionel Messi said he's far from finished

"I hope to continue for a long time," Messi said on Monday in Paris from behind a row of the trophies

Messi has received the Ballon d'Or previously in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2015.

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

So far this year, Messi has 41 goals in 44 games.

Read full article: Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards...→
US captain, Reign star Megan Rapinoe wins Ballon d’Or award for top soccer player

US captain, Reign star Megan Rapinoe wins Ballon d’Or award for top soccer player

PARIS (AP) — Lionel Messi won a record sixth Ballon d’Or while World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe earned

A day after scoring his 614th career goal for Barcelona, Messi reclaimed the trophy he last won in 2015

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

Messi scored 36 times last season en route to the Spanish Liga title, and was the Champions League top

with the Reds after defeating Messi’s Barcelona in the semifinals 4-3 on aggregate, included a 4-0 win

Read full article: US captain, Reign star Megan Rapinoe win...→
Lionel Messi hopes to keep scoring streak going as Barcelona faces Leganes

Lionel Messi hopes to keep scoring streak going as Barcelona faces Leganes

break top of the table alongside Los Blancos after a Lionel Messi's hat-trick inspired them to a 4-1 win

Since returning from an injury that kept him out for the first four weeks of the season, Messi has scored

Barcelona went into the international break top of the table along with Real Madrid after a 4-1 win over

Read full article: Lionel Messi hopes to keep scoring strea...→
Barcelona vs. Celta Vigo: Where to watch La Liga this weekend

Barcelona vs. Celta Vigo: Where to watch La Liga this weekend

Leading 1-0 via a first-half penalty from Lionel Messi, Barcelona conceded three times in six second-half

at home against Slavia Prague in the Champions League—only the fourth time Barcelona has failed to win

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Slavia Prague vs. Barcelona: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Slavia Prague vs. Barcelona: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

With Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez back from injury, and summer signing Antoine Griezmann beginning to

Slavia Prague won a sixth consecutive league game in a row with a 3-1 win over Pribram on Saturday, maintaining

Read full article: Slavia Prague vs. Barcelona: Where to wa...→
Barcelona vs. Inter Milan: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Barcelona vs. Inter Milan: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Barcelona hosts Inter Milan on Wednesday in the second game of Group F with both teams looking for a first win

Barcelona moved up to fourth in La Liga on the weekend with a 2-0 win over Getafe, the first time this

The win came without Lionel Messi, who nursed an injury picked up against Villarreal a few days earlier

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde, however, has named Messi in the squad for the game against Inter Milan

Lionel Messi will be available after recovering from the injury suffered against Villarreal and Ousmane

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U.S. women’s national soccer team and Reign star Megan Rapinoe wins FIFA player of the year award

U.S. women’s national soccer team and Reign star Megan Rapinoe wins FIFA player of the year award

to bring attention to gender inequality in the world’s most popular sport, is the fourth American to win

Argentine forward Lionel Messi, the FC Barcelona superstar, was the men’s winner for the sixth time.

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Granada vs. Barcelona: Where to watch La Liga, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Granada vs. Barcelona: Where to watch La Liga, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Last week, Barcelona thrashed Valencia 5-2 to secure its second win of the season—both of which have

come by the same scoreline—and on Tuesday they welcomed back Lionel Messi after a lengthy layoff.

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde, however, warned Messi will need time to get back to his best.

Lucas Alcaraz, who coached Granada to its last win against Barcelona, believes his former team has all

for a second consecutive win.

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Messi, US captain Rapinoe win Ballon d’Or awards

Messi, US captain Rapinoe win Ballon d’Or awards

Messi won the Ballon d'Or for sixth time. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

After becoming the first six-time winner of the Ballon d’Or, Lionel Messi said he’s far from finished

Messi has received the Ballon d’Or previously in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2015.

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

So far this year, Messi has 41 goals in 44 games.

Read full article: Messi, US captain Rapinoe win Ballon d’O...→
Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

After becoming the first six-time winner of the Ballon d'Or, Lionel Messi said he's far from finished

"I hope to continue for a long time," Messi said on Monday in Paris from behind a row of the trophies

Messi has received the Ballon d'Or previously in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2015.

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

So far this year, Messi has 41 goals in 44 games.

Read full article: Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards...→
Where to watch Atletico Madrid vs. Barcelona on Sunday

Where to watch Atletico Madrid vs. Barcelona on Sunday

at home over Borussia Dortmund, courtesy of goals from Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann

The win gave coach Ernesto Valverde some breathing room after a rocky spell during which his selection

Last week, the Frenchman had openly admitted he had struggled playing alongside Suarez and Messi but

"A lot is said about their connection [between Messi and Griezmann], especially when they score," Barcelona's

coach said in his press conference after the win over Dortmund.

Read full article: Where to watch Atletico Madrid vs. Barce...→
Morning sports update: Tom Brady responded to the criticism of the Patriots’ offense

Morning sports update: Tom Brady responded to the criticism of the Patriots’ offense

The Celtics got back into the win column on Monday night in Phoenix, with a 99-85 victory over the Suns

The game also marked the “Classico” debut of an 18-year-old of note: Lionel Messi.

📅 ON THIS DAY | November 19, 2005@10Ronaldinho scored twice in our 3-0 #ElClásico win at the Santiago

Read full article: Morning sports update: Tom Brady respond...→
Morning sports update: What mic’d up Tom Brady said before a Patriots touchdown drive against the Browns

Morning sports update: What mic’d up Tom Brady said before a Patriots touchdown drive against the Browns

What the Patriots said on the sidelines during Monday night’s win: The Patriots methodically defeated

Here’s the full mic’d up video from the Patriots’ win:

Sights & sounds from Sunday's win in the rain. pic.twitter.com/jpnevVhGdt

Steve Buckley of The Athletic ranked the 10 best Red Sox teams that failed to win a title.

Daily highlight: Along with his two goals and two assists in a 5-1 win for Barcelona, Lionel Messi earns

Read full article: Morning sports update: What mic’d up Tom...→
Where to watch Barcelona vs. Sevilla

Where to watch Barcelona vs. Sevilla

defending La Liga champions have sorely lacked consistency so far this season and a third consecutive win

Injuries have been a major factor in Barcelona's somewhat sluggish start to the season, with Lionel Messi

The trio have now returned to fitness—with Messi recovering from a further injury setback—but the injury

Last week's 3-2 win against Real Sociedad coupled with Thursday's 1-0 win against Apoel Nicosia in the

The two met in Sevilla last week, with the hosts snapping a two-game losing streak with a 3-2 win.

Read full article: Where to watch Barcelona vs. Sevilla...→
How cocaine, fame and the Mafia destroyed Diego Maradona

How cocaine, fame and the Mafia destroyed Diego Maradona

his generation; the equal of modern day greats such as Cristiano Ronaldo, or fellow Argentine Lionel Messi

, a film crew famously captured footage of the boy doing tricks, and explaining his ambition was to win

Read full article: How cocaine, fame and the Mafia destroye...→
U.S. national team’s Megan Rapinoe and Jill Ellis win FIFA player and coach of the year awards

U.S. national team’s Megan Rapinoe and Jill Ellis win FIFA player and coach of the year awards

Lionel Messi of Argentina won his sixth FIFA player of the year award.

Lionel Messi of Argentina won his sixth FIFA player of the year award....

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Borussia Dortmund vs. Barcelona: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Borussia Dortmund vs. Barcelona: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Barcelona could welcome Lionel Messi back when it kicks off its Champions League campaign against Borussia

"We'll decide tomorrow whether Messi is going to play," the Barcelona manager told reporters in a press

regarding Barcelona's mental strength remain unanswered, but the Catalans are joint-second favorites to win

"It's not normal," he said after a 5-2 win over Valencia on Saturday.

Barcelona, meanwhile, picked up its second win of the season with a 5-2 thumping of Valencia to climb

Read full article: Borussia Dortmund vs. Barcelona: Where t...→
Megan Rapinoe is the most tweeted about female athlete of the year

Megan Rapinoe is the most tweeted about female athlete of the year

, Rapinoe had made headlines after a video her ruling out visiting the White House should the USWNT win

Neymar, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were the three most popular male athletes on Twitter in 2019

Messi added a tenth La Liga title and a record sixth Ballon d'Or to his bulging trophy cabinet, while

the most popular NFL player on Twitter in 2019, as he became the first player in football history to win

Read full article: Megan Rapinoe is the most tweeted about ...→
Messi, US captain Rapinoe win Ballon d’Or awards

Messi, US captain Rapinoe win Ballon d’Or awards

Messi won the Ballon d'Or for sixth time. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

After becoming the first six-time winner of the Ballon d’Or, Lionel Messi said he’s far from finished

Messi has received the Ballon d’Or previously in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2015.

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

So far this year, Messi has 41 goals in 44 games.

Read full article: Messi, US captain Rapinoe win Ballon d’O...→
Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

After becoming the first six-time winner of the Ballon d'Or, Lionel Messi said he's far from finished

"I hope to continue for a long time," Messi said on Monday in Paris from behind a row of the trophies

Messi has received the Ballon d'Or previously in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2015.

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

So far this year, Messi has 41 goals in 44 games.

Read full article: Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards...→
America's Megan Rapinoe named the top women's soccer player of 2019

America's Megan Rapinoe named the top women's soccer player of 2019

winner of the women's Ballon d’Or award as the world's top female soccer player of 2019, while Lionel Messi

A day after scoring his 614th career goal for Barcelona, Messi reclaimed the men's trophy he last won

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

with the Reds after defeating Messi’s Barcelona in the semifinals 4-3 on aggregate, included a 4-0 win

Lionel Messi captured the men's honor for a record sixth time.

Read full article: America's Megan Rapinoe named the top wo...→
Where to watch Atletico Madrid vs. Barcelona on Sunday

Where to watch Atletico Madrid vs. Barcelona on Sunday

at home over Borussia Dortmund, courtesy of goals from Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann

The win gave coach Ernesto Valverde some breathing room after a rocky spell during which his selection

Last week, the Frenchman had openly admitted he had struggled playing alongside Suarez and Messi but

"A lot is said about their connection [between Messi and Griezmann], especially when they score," Barcelona's

coach said in his press conference after the win over Dortmund.

Read full article: Where to watch Atletico Madrid vs. Barce...→
Lionel Messi hopes to keep scoring streak going as Barcelona faces Leganes

Lionel Messi hopes to keep scoring streak going as Barcelona faces Leganes

break top of the table alongside Los Blancos after a Lionel Messi's hat-trick inspired them to a 4-1 win

Since returning from an injury that kept him out for the first four weeks of the season, Messi has scored

Barcelona went into the international break top of the table along with Real Madrid after a 4-1 win over

Read full article: Lionel Messi hopes to keep scoring strea...→
Zlatan Ibrahimovic Leaving the Galaxy After 2 Memorable Seasons

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Leaving the Galaxy After 2 Memorable Seasons

A week before Zlatan debuted with a dramatic two-goal performance as a substitute in a win over crosstown

Ibrahimovic, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are the only active players in the world to score 500

Read full article: Zlatan Ibrahimovic Leaving the Galaxy Af...→
Morning sports update: What mic’d up Tom Brady said before a Patriots touchdown drive against the Browns

Morning sports update: What mic’d up Tom Brady said before a Patriots touchdown drive against the Browns

What the Patriots said on the sidelines during Monday night’s win: The Patriots methodically defeated

Here’s the full mic’d up video from the Patriots’ win:

Sights & sounds from Sunday's win in the rain. pic.twitter.com/jpnevVhGdt

Steve Buckley of The Athletic ranked the 10 best Red Sox teams that failed to win a title.

Daily highlight: Along with his two goals and two assists in a 5-1 win for Barcelona, Lionel Messi earns

Read full article: Morning sports update: What mic’d up Tom...→
Slavia Prague vs. Barcelona: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Slavia Prague vs. Barcelona: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

With Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez back from injury, and summer signing Antoine Griezmann beginning to

Slavia Prague won a sixth consecutive league game in a row with a 3-1 win over Pribram on Saturday, maintaining

Read full article: Slavia Prague vs. Barcelona: Where to wa...→

Liverpool, Barcelona dig out wins in Champions League

Firmino’s flick and cushioned a shot into the net in the 69th minute to earn titleholder Liverpool a 4-3 win

after pulling away from his markers to the edge of the area and then collecting a pass from Lionel Messi

before stroking home a cool finish in the 84th to seal a 2-1 win.

It was a first win for both teams in group play, the victory being especially important for Liverpool

Ajax, a semifinalist last season, leads Group H after collecting a second straight win by beating Valencia

Read full article: Liverpool, Barcelona dig out wins in Cha...→
How cocaine, fame and the Mafia destroyed Diego Maradona

How cocaine, fame and the Mafia destroyed Diego Maradona

his generation; the equal of modern day greats such as Cristiano Ronaldo, or fellow Argentine Lionel Messi

, a film crew famously captured footage of the boy doing tricks, and explaining his ambition was to win

Read full article: How cocaine, fame and the Mafia destroye...→
U.S. women’s national soccer team and Reign star Megan Rapinoe wins FIFA player of the year award

U.S. women’s national soccer team and Reign star Megan Rapinoe wins FIFA player of the year award

to bring attention to gender inequality in the world’s most popular sport, is the fourth American to win

Argentine forward Lionel Messi, the FC Barcelona superstar, was the men’s winner for the sixth time.

Read full article: U.S. women’s national soccer team and Re...→
Megan Rapinoe and Lionel Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

Megan Rapinoe and Lionel Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

MILAN — Lionel Messi won his sixth FIFA player of the year award, while Megan Rapinoe won her first at

Read full article: Megan Rapinoe and Lionel Messi win FIFA ...→
Borussia Dortmund vs. Barcelona: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Borussia Dortmund vs. Barcelona: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Barcelona could welcome Lionel Messi back when it kicks off its Champions League campaign against Borussia

"We'll decide tomorrow whether Messi is going to play," the Barcelona manager told reporters in a press

regarding Barcelona's mental strength remain unanswered, but the Catalans are joint-second favorites to win

"It's not normal," he said after a 5-2 win over Valencia on Saturday.

Barcelona, meanwhile, picked up its second win of the season with a 5-2 thumping of Valencia to climb

Read full article: Borussia Dortmund vs. Barcelona: Where t...→
Megan Rapinoe is Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year, only the fourth woman chosen alone

Megan Rapinoe is Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year, only the fourth woman chosen alone

Chris Evert, Mary Decker and Serena Williams as the only women in the 66-year history of the award to win

of the second-ever Ballon d’Or Féminin award, she challenged players like Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi

Chris Evert, Mary Decker and Serena Williams as the only women in the 66-year history of the award to win

Read full article: Megan Rapinoe is Sports Illustrated’s Sp...→
Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

After becoming the first six-time winner of the Ballon d'Or, Lionel Messi said he's far from finished

"I hope to continue for a long time," Messi said on Monday in Paris from behind a row of the trophies

Messi has received the Ballon d'Or previously in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2015.

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

So far this year, Messi has 41 goals in 44 games.

Read full article: Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards...→
Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

After becoming the first six-time winner of the Ballon d'Or, Lionel Messi said he's far from finished

"I hope to continue for a long time," Messi said on Monday in Paris from behind a row of the trophies

Messi has received the Ballon d'Or previously in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2015.

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

So far this year, Messi has 41 goals in 44 games.

Read full article: Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards...→
US captain, Reign star Megan Rapinoe wins Ballon d’Or award for top soccer player

US captain, Reign star Megan Rapinoe wins Ballon d’Or award for top soccer player

PARIS (AP) — Lionel Messi won a record sixth Ballon d’Or while World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe earned

A day after scoring his 614th career goal for Barcelona, Messi reclaimed the trophy he last won in 2015

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

Messi scored 36 times last season en route to the Spanish Liga title, and was the Champions League top

with the Reds after defeating Messi’s Barcelona in the semifinals 4-3 on aggregate, included a 4-0 win

Read full article: US captain, Reign star Megan Rapinoe win...→
How to watch Barcelona vs. Borussia Dortmund in the UEFA Champions League

How to watch Barcelona vs. Borussia Dortmund in the UEFA Champions League

Barcelona will qualify for the round of 16 of the Champions League with a win against Borussia Dortmund

Liga alongside Real Madrid and extended their winning run to two games as they came from behind to win

Against Leganes, Valverde started Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez, Ousmane Dembele and Antoine Griezmann together

I still don't understand the runs of Suárez, Messi or Dembélé.

Both Barcelona and Dortmund can qualify for the round of 16 of the Champions League with a win on Wednesday

Read full article: How to watch Barcelona vs. Borussia Dort...→
Morning sports update: Tom Brady responded to the criticism of the Patriots’ offense

Morning sports update: Tom Brady responded to the criticism of the Patriots’ offense

The Celtics got back into the win column on Monday night in Phoenix, with a 99-85 victory over the Suns

The game also marked the “Classico” debut of an 18-year-old of note: Lionel Messi.

📅 ON THIS DAY | November 19, 2005@10Ronaldinho scored twice in our 3-0 #ElClásico win at the Santiago

Read full article: Morning sports update: Tom Brady respond...→
Barcelona vs. Celta Vigo: Where to watch La Liga this weekend

Barcelona vs. Celta Vigo: Where to watch La Liga this weekend

Leading 1-0 via a first-half penalty from Lionel Messi, Barcelona conceded three times in six second-half

at home against Slavia Prague in the Champions League—only the fourth time Barcelona has failed to win

Read full article: Barcelona vs. Celta Vigo: Where to watch...→
Has Zlatan Ibrahimovic Played His Last Game in the MLS?

Has Zlatan Ibrahimovic Played His Last Game in the MLS?

Once considered to be on par with the likes of Lionel Messi and Christiano Ronaldo, Zlatan has easily

Only Zlatan did not win in Los Angeles.

He will likely never win a league trophy in Italy, or hoist the Champions League Cup again.

But, he can be the best player in MLS, and he can help the Galaxy win their sixth MLS title.

Read full article: Has Zlatan Ibrahimovic Played His Last G...→
Where to watch Barcelona vs. Sevilla

Where to watch Barcelona vs. Sevilla

defending La Liga champions have sorely lacked consistency so far this season and a third consecutive win

Injuries have been a major factor in Barcelona's somewhat sluggish start to the season, with Lionel Messi

The trio have now returned to fitness—with Messi recovering from a further injury setback—but the injury

Last week's 3-2 win against Real Sociedad coupled with Thursday's 1-0 win against Apoel Nicosia in the

The two met in Sevilla last week, with the hosts snapping a two-game losing streak with a 3-2 win.

Read full article: Where to watch Barcelona vs. Sevilla...→
Barcelona vs. Inter Milan: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Barcelona vs. Inter Milan: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Barcelona hosts Inter Milan on Wednesday in the second game of Group F with both teams looking for a first win

Barcelona moved up to fourth in La Liga on the weekend with a 2-0 win over Getafe, the first time this

The win came without Lionel Messi, who nursed an injury picked up against Villarreal a few days earlier

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde, however, has named Messi in the squad for the game against Inter Milan

Lionel Messi will be available after recovering from the injury suffered against Villarreal and Ousmane

Read full article: Barcelona vs. Inter Milan: Where to watc...→
Rapinoe, Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

Rapinoe, Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

Lionel Messi won his sixth FIFA player of the year award, while Megan Rapinoe won her first at a lavish

"Even the team awards, the World Cup's obviously incredible to win but when we sort of all look back

Ellis resigned in July, shortly after the U.S. beat the Netherlands 2-0 to win its second successive

"I think I walked out with Messi and no one noticed me," Ellis said jokingly to reporters, before adding

Lionel Messi won his sixth FIFA player of the year award, while Megan Rapinoe won her first at the FIFA

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U.S. national team’s Megan Rapinoe and Jill Ellis win FIFA player and coach of the year awards

U.S. national team’s Megan Rapinoe and Jill Ellis win FIFA player and coach of the year awards

Lionel Messi of Argentina won his sixth FIFA player of the year award.

Lionel Messi of Argentina won his sixth FIFA player of the year award....

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Granada vs. Barcelona: Where to watch La Liga, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Granada vs. Barcelona: Where to watch La Liga, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Last week, Barcelona thrashed Valencia 5-2 to secure its second win of the season—both of which have

come by the same scoreline—and on Tuesday they welcomed back Lionel Messi after a lengthy layoff.

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde, however, warned Messi will need time to get back to his best.

Lucas Alcaraz, who coached Granada to its last win against Barcelona, believes his former team has all

for a second consecutive win.

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Barcelona vs. Valencia: Where to watch La Liga, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Barcelona vs. Valencia: Where to watch La Liga, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

blame the lackluster start to the campaign to a run of injuries that has so far deprived him of Lionel Messi

The latter pair picked up injuries on the opening weekend of the season and are yet to return, while Messi

back-to-back fourth-place finishes and in May he guided Valencia to its first trophy in 11 years with a 2-1 win

Valencia also has four points, courtesy of a draw against Real Sociedad, a loss away to Celta Vigo and a win

Lionel Messi remains unavailable as he continues to recover from a half injury he picked up on the first

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Megan Rapinoe is the most tweeted about female athlete of the year

Megan Rapinoe is the most tweeted about female athlete of the year

, Rapinoe had made headlines after a video her ruling out visiting the White House should the USWNT win

Neymar, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were the three most popular male athletes on Twitter in 2019

Messi added a tenth La Liga title and a record sixth Ballon d'Or to his bulging trophy cabinet, while

the most popular NFL player on Twitter in 2019, as he became the first player in football history to win

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Megan Rapinoe is Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year, only the fourth woman chosen alone

Megan Rapinoe is Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year, only the fourth woman chosen alone

Chris Evert, Mary Decker and Serena Williams as the only women in the 66-year history of the award to win

of the second-ever Ballon d’Or Féminin award, she challenged players like Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi

Chris Evert, Mary Decker and Serena Williams as the only women in the 66-year history of the award to win

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Messi, US captain Rapinoe win Ballon d’Or awards

Messi, US captain Rapinoe win Ballon d’Or awards

Messi won the Ballon d'Or for sixth time. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

After becoming the first six-time winner of the Ballon d’Or, Lionel Messi said he’s far from finished

Messi has received the Ballon d’Or previously in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2015.

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

So far this year, Messi has 41 goals in 44 games.

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Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

After becoming the first six-time winner of the Ballon d'Or, Lionel Messi said he's far from finished

"I hope to continue for a long time," Messi said on Monday in Paris from behind a row of the trophies

Messi has received the Ballon d'Or previously in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2015.

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

So far this year, Messi has 41 goals in 44 games.

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Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

After becoming the first six-time winner of the Ballon d'Or, Lionel Messi said he's far from finished

"I hope to continue for a long time," Messi said on Monday in Paris from behind a row of the trophies

Messi has received the Ballon d'Or previously in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2015.

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

So far this year, Messi has 41 goals in 44 games.

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Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

Rapinoe, Messi Win Ballon d'Or Awards

After becoming the first six-time winner of the Ballon d'Or, Lionel Messi said he's far from finished

"I hope to continue for a long time," Messi said on Monday in Paris from behind a row of the trophies

Messi has received the Ballon d'Or previously in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2015.

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

So far this year, Messi has 41 goals in 44 games.

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America's Megan Rapinoe named the top women's soccer player of 2019

America's Megan Rapinoe named the top women's soccer player of 2019

winner of the women's Ballon d’Or award as the world's top female soccer player of 2019, while Lionel Messi

A day after scoring his 614th career goal for Barcelona, Messi reclaimed the men's trophy he last won

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

with the Reds after defeating Messi’s Barcelona in the semifinals 4-3 on aggregate, included a 4-0 win

Lionel Messi captured the men's honor for a record sixth time.

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US captain, Reign star Megan Rapinoe wins Ballon d’Or award for top soccer player

US captain, Reign star Megan Rapinoe wins Ballon d’Or award for top soccer player

PARIS (AP) — Lionel Messi won a record sixth Ballon d’Or while World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe earned

A day after scoring his 614th career goal for Barcelona, Messi reclaimed the trophy he last won in 2015

But Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months.

Messi scored 36 times last season en route to the Spanish Liga title, and was the Champions League top

with the Reds after defeating Messi’s Barcelona in the semifinals 4-3 on aggregate, included a 4-0 win

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Where to watch Atletico Madrid vs. Barcelona on Sunday

Where to watch Atletico Madrid vs. Barcelona on Sunday

at home over Borussia Dortmund, courtesy of goals from Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann

The win gave coach Ernesto Valverde some breathing room after a rocky spell during which his selection

Last week, the Frenchman had openly admitted he had struggled playing alongside Suarez and Messi but

"A lot is said about their connection [between Messi and Griezmann], especially when they score," Barcelona's

coach said in his press conference after the win over Dortmund.

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How to watch Barcelona vs. Borussia Dortmund in the UEFA Champions League

How to watch Barcelona vs. Borussia Dortmund in the UEFA Champions League

Barcelona will qualify for the round of 16 of the Champions League with a win against Borussia Dortmund

Liga alongside Real Madrid and extended their winning run to two games as they came from behind to win

Against Leganes, Valverde started Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez, Ousmane Dembele and Antoine Griezmann together

I still don't understand the runs of Suárez, Messi or Dembélé.

Both Barcelona and Dortmund can qualify for the round of 16 of the Champions League with a win on Wednesday

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Lionel Messi hopes to keep scoring streak going as Barcelona faces Leganes

Lionel Messi hopes to keep scoring streak going as Barcelona faces Leganes

break top of the table alongside Los Blancos after a Lionel Messi's hat-trick inspired them to a 4-1 win

Since returning from an injury that kept him out for the first four weeks of the season, Messi has scored

Barcelona went into the international break top of the table along with Real Madrid after a 4-1 win over

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Morning sports update: Tom Brady responded to the criticism of the Patriots’ offense

Morning sports update: Tom Brady responded to the criticism of the Patriots’ offense

The Celtics got back into the win column on Monday night in Phoenix, with a 99-85 victory over the Suns

The game also marked the “Classico” debut of an 18-year-old of note: Lionel Messi.

📅 ON THIS DAY | November 19, 2005@10Ronaldinho scored twice in our 3-0 #ElClásico win at the Santiago

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic Leaving the Galaxy After 2 Memorable Seasons

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Leaving the Galaxy After 2 Memorable Seasons

A week before Zlatan debuted with a dramatic two-goal performance as a substitute in a win over crosstown

Ibrahimovic, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are the only active players in the world to score 500

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Barcelona vs. Celta Vigo: Where to watch La Liga this weekend

Barcelona vs. Celta Vigo: Where to watch La Liga this weekend

Leading 1-0 via a first-half penalty from Lionel Messi, Barcelona conceded three times in six second-half

at home against Slavia Prague in the Champions League—only the fourth time Barcelona has failed to win

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Morning sports update: What mic’d up Tom Brady said before a Patriots touchdown drive against the Browns

Morning sports update: What mic’d up Tom Brady said before a Patriots touchdown drive against the Browns

What the Patriots said on the sidelines during Monday night’s win: The Patriots methodically defeated

Here’s the full mic’d up video from the Patriots’ win:

Sights & sounds from Sunday's win in the rain. pic.twitter.com/jpnevVhGdt

Steve Buckley of The Athletic ranked the 10 best Red Sox teams that failed to win a title.

Daily highlight: Along with his two goals and two assists in a 5-1 win for Barcelona, Lionel Messi earns

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Has Zlatan Ibrahimovic Played His Last Game in the MLS?

Has Zlatan Ibrahimovic Played His Last Game in the MLS?

Once considered to be on par with the likes of Lionel Messi and Christiano Ronaldo, Zlatan has easily

Only Zlatan did not win in Los Angeles.

He will likely never win a league trophy in Italy, or hoist the Champions League Cup again.

But, he can be the best player in MLS, and he can help the Galaxy win their sixth MLS title.

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Slavia Prague vs. Barcelona: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Slavia Prague vs. Barcelona: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

With Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez back from injury, and summer signing Antoine Griezmann beginning to

Slavia Prague won a sixth consecutive league game in a row with a 3-1 win over Pribram on Saturday, maintaining

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Where to watch Barcelona vs. Sevilla

Where to watch Barcelona vs. Sevilla

defending La Liga champions have sorely lacked consistency so far this season and a third consecutive win

Injuries have been a major factor in Barcelona's somewhat sluggish start to the season, with Lionel Messi

The trio have now returned to fitness—with Messi recovering from a further injury setback—but the injury

Last week's 3-2 win against Real Sociedad coupled with Thursday's 1-0 win against Apoel Nicosia in the

The two met in Sevilla last week, with the hosts snapping a two-game losing streak with a 3-2 win.

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Liverpool, Barcelona dig out wins in Champions League

Firmino’s flick and cushioned a shot into the net in the 69th minute to earn titleholder Liverpool a 4-3 win

after pulling away from his markers to the edge of the area and then collecting a pass from Lionel Messi

before stroking home a cool finish in the 84th to seal a 2-1 win.

It was a first win for both teams in group play, the victory being especially important for Liverpool

Ajax, a semifinalist last season, leads Group H after collecting a second straight win by beating Valencia

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Barcelona vs. Inter Milan: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Barcelona vs. Inter Milan: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Barcelona hosts Inter Milan on Wednesday in the second game of Group F with both teams looking for a first win

Barcelona moved up to fourth in La Liga on the weekend with a 2-0 win over Getafe, the first time this

The win came without Lionel Messi, who nursed an injury picked up against Villarreal a few days earlier

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde, however, has named Messi in the squad for the game against Inter Milan

Lionel Messi will be available after recovering from the injury suffered against Villarreal and Ousmane

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How cocaine, fame and the Mafia destroyed Diego Maradona

How cocaine, fame and the Mafia destroyed Diego Maradona

his generation; the equal of modern day greats such as Cristiano Ronaldo, or fellow Argentine Lionel Messi

, a film crew famously captured footage of the boy doing tricks, and explaining his ambition was to win

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Rapinoe, Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

Rapinoe, Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

Lionel Messi won his sixth FIFA player of the year award, while Megan Rapinoe won her first at a lavish

"Even the team awards, the World Cup's obviously incredible to win but when we sort of all look back

Ellis resigned in July, shortly after the U.S. beat the Netherlands 2-0 to win its second successive

"I think I walked out with Messi and no one noticed me," Ellis said jokingly to reporters, before adding

Lionel Messi won his sixth FIFA player of the year award, while Megan Rapinoe won her first at the FIFA

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U.S. women’s national soccer team and Reign star Megan Rapinoe wins FIFA player of the year award

U.S. women’s national soccer team and Reign star Megan Rapinoe wins FIFA player of the year award

to bring attention to gender inequality in the world’s most popular sport, is the fourth American to win

Argentine forward Lionel Messi, the FC Barcelona superstar, was the men’s winner for the sixth time.

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U.S. national team’s Megan Rapinoe and Jill Ellis win FIFA player and coach of the year awards

U.S. national team’s Megan Rapinoe and Jill Ellis win FIFA player and coach of the year awards

Lionel Messi of Argentina won his sixth FIFA player of the year award.

Lionel Messi of Argentina won his sixth FIFA player of the year award....

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Megan Rapinoe and Lionel Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

Megan Rapinoe and Lionel Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

MILAN — Lionel Messi won his sixth FIFA player of the year award, while Megan Rapinoe won her first at

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Granada vs. Barcelona: Where to watch La Liga, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Granada vs. Barcelona: Where to watch La Liga, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Last week, Barcelona thrashed Valencia 5-2 to secure its second win of the season—both of which have

come by the same scoreline—and on Tuesday they welcomed back Lionel Messi after a lengthy layoff.

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde, however, warned Messi will need time to get back to his best.

Lucas Alcaraz, who coached Granada to its last win against Barcelona, believes his former team has all

for a second consecutive win.

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Borussia Dortmund vs. Barcelona: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Borussia Dortmund vs. Barcelona: Where to watch UEFA Champions League, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Barcelona could welcome Lionel Messi back when it kicks off its Champions League campaign against Borussia

"We'll decide tomorrow whether Messi is going to play," the Barcelona manager told reporters in a press

regarding Barcelona's mental strength remain unanswered, but the Catalans are joint-second favorites to win

"It's not normal," he said after a 5-2 win over Valencia on Saturday.

Barcelona, meanwhile, picked up its second win of the season with a 5-2 thumping of Valencia to climb

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Barcelona vs. Valencia: Where to watch La Liga, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

Barcelona vs. Valencia: Where to watch La Liga, TV channel, live stream, team news and odds

blame the lackluster start to the campaign to a run of injuries that has so far deprived him of Lionel Messi

The latter pair picked up injuries on the opening weekend of the season and are yet to return, while Messi

back-to-back fourth-place finishes and in May he guided Valencia to its first trophy in 11 years with a 2-1 win

Valencia also has four points, courtesy of a draw against Real Sociedad, a loss away to Celta Vigo and a win

Lionel Messi remains unavailable as he continues to recover from a half injury he picked up on the first

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