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Atletico close gap on Barca after Espanyol draw
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Atletico close gap on Barca after Espanyol draw

Atletico Madrid closed the gap on Barcelona to nine points at the top of La Liga, beating Valencia 1-0 on Sunday after the leaders had dropped points at local rivals Espanyol. Angel Correas thunderbolt from outside the area in the 59th minute helped Atletico to get a narrow win from a tight match, after Barcelona needed talisman centre back Gerard Pique to tie a spiky derby clash 1-1 in Cornell...


Messi double helps Barca reach King's Cup quarter-finals
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Messi double helps Barca reach King's Cup quarter-finals

Lionel Messi scored twice as Kings Cup holders Barcelona moved comfortably into the quarter-finals by thrashing Celta Vigo 5-0 at the Nou Camp in their last 16 second leg game on Thursday. The Argentine and his strike partner Luis Suarez were recalled by Barca coach Ernesto Valverde who put out his strongest team against the Galicians, with the tie delicately poised at 1-1 after last weeks game...


Christiano Ronaldo wins Ballon d'Or, for the fifth time, equals Messi

Christiano Ronaldo has won his fifth Ballon dor in Paris, France on Thursday. This being Ronaldos fifth Ballon dor, it equals Messis. Fans are now debating if it is Messi has as many as Ronaldo, or Ronaldo has as many as Messi. The Real Madrid forward collected 946 points, with Messi (670) second and Neymar (361) third. Ballon dOr top ten 1 Cristiano Ronaldo 2 Lionel Messi 3 Neymar 4 ...


Fifa awards 2017: Ronaldo wins second year in a row
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Fifa awards 2017: Ronaldo wins second year in a row

Portuguese and Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been named the Fifa best male player for a second year amid a ceremony in London. Ronaldo beat rival Barcelona and Argentinean Lionel Messi to the award. PSGs Neymar came third. Ronaldo, who guided Madrid to LaLiga and Champions League double in 2016-17 season, received 43 percent of the total votes. Messi was second with 19 percent vo...


Ronaldo, Messi and Griezmann to contest FIFA's annual award

Frenchman Antoine Griezmann joined regulars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo on the shortlist for FIFAs Player of the Year award on Friday. Claudio Ranieri and Fernando Santos, the men behind two of the years biggest surprises, were nominated for the best coach award alongside Real Madrids Zinedine Zidane. Germanys Melanie Behringer, last years winner Carli Lloyd of the United States and ...


Without Messi, Barcelona held to home draw by Malaga
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Without Messi, Barcelona held to home draw by Malaga

In a game that meant so much for Atletico Madrid, it was Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid celebrating when it was all over. Ronaldo scored a hat trick and Madrid handed rival Atletico a painful 3-0 loss on Saturday in its last Spanish league derby before leaving Vicente Calderon Stadium next season. The victory also snapped Madrids six-game winless streak against the city rival, and gave t...


Lionel Messi leads media boycott after press accuse Ezequiel Lavezzi of smoking marijuana

Lionel Messi has led the Argentina squad in a media boycott following disrespectful allegations made against a number of the sides players. The team have been subject to recent criticism over a loss of form and poor results, but their decision to sever ties with the media was sparked by a radio report which alleged Ezequiel Lavezzi had smoked marijuana after a training session. Speaking afte...


Bale keeps Madrid ahead; Messi gets his 500th goal for Barca

With Karim Benzema out injured and Cristiano Ronaldo playing below expectations again, Gareth Bale got the job done for Real Madrid with two goals against Leganes on Sunday. Not to be outdone, Lionel Messi scored his 500th goal for Barcelona as the Catalan club won a thriller against Sevilla. Reaching that landmark prompted Barcelona to tweet: Counting official matches and friendlies, Messi re...


Ronaldo and Messi go head-to-head for Ballon d'Or again
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Ronaldo and Messi go head-to-head for Ballon d'Or again

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi will resume their perennial battle to be crowned the worlds best footballer after they headed the shortlist of 30 players for the 2016 Ballon dOr announced on Monday. Barcelonas Argentine great Messi, who took the honour for a record fifth time last year, or Real Madrids Portuguese three-time winner Ronaldo have taken the coveted accolade every year since 2007...


Impressive Sevilla hands Atletico its 1st loss in Spain
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Impressive Sevilla hands Atletico its 1st loss in Spain

Coach Jorge Sampaoli felt Sevilla needed a big win against a top opponent to establish itself as a true contender in Spain. He got just that on Sunday as his team defeated previously unbeaten Atletico Madrid 1-0 to stay near the top of the Spanish league. French midfielder Steven NZonzi netted the winner in the 73rd minute at a packed Ramon Sanchez-Pizjuan Stadium to give the hosts their thi...


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