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Messi wins record sixth men’s Ballon d’Or award

PARIS: Lionel Messi won a record sixth men’s Ballon d’Or award at a ceremony in Paris, beating Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk to take the honours. Now aged 32, it is Messi’s first Ballon d’Or since 2015 and his sixth

Messi marks his 700th game for Barcelona

BARCELONA: Argentine football player Lionel Messi has marked his 700th game for Barcelona by scoring his 613th goal. Lionel Messi celebrated his anniversary in style by putting Barca two up before half-time Messi has provided 237 assists in his 700

Messi receives record sixth European Golden Shoe

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi picked up a record-extending sixth – and third consecutive – European Golden Shoe award on Wednesday following his outstanding individual 2018-19 domestic campaign. The award is presented to the top goalscorer in league football across Europe,