Sport

Mohamed Salah makes FIFA shortlist for 2018 Ballon d'Or

Salah, who netted 44 goals for Liverpool last season, is a finalist along with Luka Modric and Cristiano Ronaldo.

Mohamed Salah makes FIFA shortlist for 2018 Ballon d'Or

Football

FIFA bans Palestine FA chief over Messi 'incitement'

Rajoub asked fans to burn Messi shirts and pictures after Argentina were due to play a friendly in Israel.

Palestine football chief Rajoub banned over Messi comments

World Cup 2018

World Cup: High hopes for Messi

It’s been over 30 years since Argentina won the cup and all supporters have high hopes for the 2018 World Cup performance.

Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo 'agrees to pay $21m' to end Spanish tax case

El Mundo newspaper reports that the Real Madrid forward has reached a deal with Spanish tax authorities.

Cristiano Ronaldo 'agrees to pay $21m' to end Spanish tax case

Palestine

Palestinians laud Argentina after Israeli cancellation

Palestinian footballers thank Argentinian football team and Lionel Messi specifically for cancellation of friendly.

Football

What could you buy for Neymar's transfer fee?

The Brazilian's $263m move to Paris Saint-Germain set a record and has people wondering what such a sum could buy.

What you could buy for Neymar's PSG transfer fee

Argentina

Lionel Messi marries Antonella Roccuzzo in star studded ceremony

It was a star-studded affair as famous footballer Lionel Messi married his long-time partner. Among the guests in his hometown in Argentina were teammates and celebrities. A crowd of fans also gathered outside the ceremony in Rosario.

Sport

Messi reverses decision to quit international football

Argentine player had retired following his team's defeat to Chile in the Copa America final earlier this year.

Lionel Messi reverses decision to quit Argentina team

Lionel Messi

Argentinians beg Messi to reconsider retirement

Country's president and thousands more want the Barcelona superstar to reconsider his international retirement.

Lionel Messi

Messi retires from national team after Chile defeat

"I've done all I can, it hurts not to be a champion," says Argentina superstar after Copa America final loss to Chile.

Afghanistan

Messi sends Afghan 'plastic shirt boy' a signed jersey

Murtaza Ahmadi, who became an internet hit after wearing makeshift Messi shirt, receives a surprise from his hero.

Messi sends Afghan 'plastic shirt boy' a signed jersey

Sport

Messi bags fifth Ballon d'Or award

Argentina and Barcelona footballer voted world's best player ahead of Ronaldo and Neymar.

Messi bags fifth Ballon d'Or award

Sport

Ronaldo, Messi and Neymar on Ballon d'Or shortlist

La Liga trio to vie for football's World Player of the Year Award that will be announced in January.

Sport

Ronaldo, Messi headline Ballon d'Or shortlist

Real Madrid's record-breaking striker Ronaldo looking for his third consecutive World Player of the Year award.

Ronaldo, Messi headline Ballon d'Or shortlist

Sport

Messi cleared in Barcelona tax fraud case

Footballer cleared of wrongdoing but prosecutors seek 18-month prison sentence for his father.

Messi cleared in Barcelona tax fraud case