While Lionel Messi rightfully claims football’s brightest spotlight today, the Argentine was waiting in the wings at the Nou Camp while Ronaldinho held centre stage. On the day it was revealed he would finally leave Barcelona, we look back at the moment he announced himself to the watching world.
Liverpool supporter Conor Thompson reflects on the lows and highs of an incredible week for the Reds and what it means to him as both a fan of the club and a football lover.
With a goal in Barcelona’s win over Eibar, Neymar reached 94 for his club equalling his compatriot Ronaldinho’s haul for the Blaugrana.
Copa90 chart every game with every goal of Lionel Messi’s Barcelona and international career from his debut to present, used to create this epic Messi mural.
Copa90 and Top Eleven Animation look at how Luis Enrique reinvigorated Barcelona and evolved Pep’s tiki-taka football. Who do you think will win this weekend? Real Madrid or Barcelona?
His name should be among the most revered in Irish football history, the saviour of Barcelona. Now thanks to a passionate campaign, and with support from some of the biggest names in the sport, on Friday August 7, a mural to Patrick ‘Don Patricio’ O’Connell’s memory will be unveiled in Belfast.
On Friday August 7th, a memorial to Patrick O’Connell will be unveiled in Belfast after a tireless campaign by family members and friends. O’Connell was born in Dublin and, in a storied football career, captained Manchester United before moving to Spain and managing Barcelona. Watch the full TG4 a documentary on the life of ‘Paddy Don Patricio.’
Spanish film-maker Álex de la Iglesia’s documentary about Lionel Messi
He’s the darling of the Brazilian national team and the poster-boy for a host nation desperately in need of a World Cup good news story. In Europe, they question if he deserves the hype after a difficult first year at Barcelona but his personality is at odds with the reputation that preceded him. As we saw in last year’s Confederations Cup, Neymar Jr could be about to light up the tournament and live up to the legend that it seems has already been created for him.
Barcelona defender Dani Alves Responds to Racism in Spain, fellow footballers take to Instagram to show support.