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  1. Barcelona Transfer News: Major Deals Targeted by Luis Enrique, Latest RumoursRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | BleacherReport

    ... signing a new Barcelona contract in June, rumours continue to swirl around the Spaniard, who is firmly behind Lionel Messi , Neymar and Luis Suarez in the pecking order. Luis Rojo of Marca reports Pedro is still keen to leave Barcelona for regular ...

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  2. Argentina, Chile poised for Copa classicRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Umukino

    The prospect of leading his country to a first major title in 22 years is driving Lionel Messi as Argentina meet Chile on Saturday in a Copa America final clash of the golden generations. The three-week South American football showpiece reaches its climax at the EstadioNacional with a dream final pitting the favourites against the hosts, and the stakes could not be any higher for both sides.

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  3. Ruggeri: Messi ready to leave mark on Copa America finalRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Goal.com

    The ex-Albiceleste ace believes the four-time Ballon d'Or winner will ensure Gerard Martino's men are crowned South American champions in Santiago Former Argentina defender Oscar Ruggeri feels Gerardo Martino's men stand a good chance of achieving Copa America glory against Chile on Saturday because Lionel Messi has found his very best form just in time for the final. The Barcelona star had been well shackled for most of the tournament but then dominated his country's semi-final clash against Paraguay on Tuesday, recording three assists as they romped to a 6-1 victory.

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  4. Messi-led Argentina a class above Chile, says MenottiRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Goal.com

    The former Albiceleste coach, who won the World Cup in 1978, believes the Barcelona star can give Gerardo Martino's men the upper hand in the final of the Copa America in Santiago Cesar Luis Menotti is confident that an Argentina side led by Lionel Messi will prove their superiority over Chile in Saturday's Copa America final. The Albiceleste will face the hosts in Santiago after routing Paraguay 6-1 in the last four thanks to an influential showing from their captain.

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  5. Argentina trying to end title droughtRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... will be left wondering how much longer the title drought will last. Victory would also be extra special for Lionel Messi, who has thrived with Barcelona for years but has yet to give his national team much reason to celebrate. If Messi can finally ...

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  6. Lionel Messi to Turkey? Club president outlines desire to sign Barca legendRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | A Different League

    The president of newly promoted Turkish side Antalyaspor, Gultekin Gencer, is certainly setting out his ambitions early by claiming that he wants to sign Barcelona star Lionel Messi. The club have just signed a pair of Messi's former Barca teammates - two guys you may have heard of called Ronaldinho and Samuel Eto'o.

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  7. Arsenal 'make contact with Barcelona over Pedro'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... opportunities were limited last season due to the success of Barca's attacking trio of Luis Suarez, Neymar and Lionel Messi. With that situation unlikely to change, Pedro is understood to be considering a move away - with the Premier League his ...

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  8. Barcelona in California, Real Madrid in China and Liverpool in...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... ending the US stopover with a friendly against Chelsea in Washington. Barack Obama once compared himself to Lionel Messi at a press conference, so the President may even call in to catch a glimpse of the Argentine superstar. Their flight back to ...

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  9. Albiceleste eye up record-equalling Copa titleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    ... been working for." Argentina reached the final with a 6-1 rout of Paraguay but, despite their run, star forward Lionel Messi has managed just a single goal all tournament, although Romero is keen to play down that statistic. He said: "I would like ...

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  10. Messi is right... Copa America win as important as World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Goal.com

    The Barcelona star has the chance to cap off a stunning 2015 as well as lead a fabled Argentina generation to a first senior title in 22 years against Chile on Saturday A year ago Lionel Messi led Argentina to the World Cup final... and lost. It was, perhaps, the biggest disappointment in a career that counts many more highs than lows.

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  11. Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero aim to strike gold again as...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    With their floppy locks and childish grins, Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero had not a care in the world and that same world at their feet. Clutching gold medals on the Beijing running track after their Olympic triumph, the close friends appeared destined to spearhead the next great Argentina side.

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  12. Manchester United news and transfers: David De Gea to stay unless Real Madrid let Sergio Ramos leave?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... plays alongside for club and country will prove his class and claimed that at his best, Di Maria is as good as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. "People forget Di Maria last season was adapting to a new league," said Rojo . "They just saw a big ...

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  13. Copa America: Bubbly Lionel Messi excited to end Argentina's trophy droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Independent

    The feeling around their camp is that the time has come, a year after their defeat in the World Cup final to Germany Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies For the last three days, Chile's manager, Jorge Sampaoli, has almost locked himself away, thinking about one thing: how to stop Lionel Messi.

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  14. Messi ready to end Argentina's title drought as final vs. Chile awaitsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Fox Sports

    There remains a yearning for Lionel messi to produce one of his finest displays in an Argentina shirt in a major game and he'll get another opportunity on Saturday vs. Chile . Lionel Messi was grinning.

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  15. Chile use PlayStation technology in bid to stop Lionel Messi ahead...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Arsene Wenger once described Lionel Messi as a PlayStation player but no one has ever used the game to stop the four-times Ballon d'Or winner. When Chile face Argentina in the Copa America final on Saturday their players will have been well-drilled in all aspects of the Barcelona forward's game, and will have put a few hours in on the PlayStation too.

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  16. Copa America: Time to end years of tournament woeRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    ... will be left wondering how much longer the title drought will last. Victory would also be extra special for Lionel Messi, who has thrived with Barcelona for years but has yet to give his national team much reason to celebrate. If Messi can finally ...

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  17. Friday, Jul 03, 2015Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Soccer America

    ... both countries. As AFP says, it is a true clash of a pair of golden generations. Despite boasting the likes of Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero, Angel Di Maria and Javier Mascherano (among others), Argentina has not won a major competition since the 1993 ...

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  18. We won't man-mark Messi, says ClaudioRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Santiago: Chile will not try to man-mark Argentina's playmaker Lionel Messi out of the Copa America final, but will concentrate on playing their own quick-fire passing game, captain and goalkeeper Claudio Bravo said on Thursday. Bravo knows Messi well from their past season together at Barcelona and acknowledged the Argentine would be difficult to stop on Saturday.

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  19. Argentina chase 15th Copa crownRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Football.co.uk

    ... been working for." Argentina reached the final with a 6-1 rout of Paraguay but, despite their run, star forward Lionel Messi has managed just a single goal all tournament, although Romero is keen to play down that statistic. He said: "I would like ...

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  20. Barcelona: More important than Messi?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | SoccerSweep

    Whenever we suggest a Barcelona team of the future, the first question that most of you ask is 'where is Busquets?' He's the sort of player who can go under the radar in a team where the viewer struggles to look at anything other than Lionel Messi. But every Barcelona fan knows the value of this lad.

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