Messi is smallpox, but there is no vaccine! – Real Valladolid director

The Argentina international was in superb form at Camp Nou on Tuesday as he scored twice and laid on two assists in a 5-1 victory for the Blaugrana Lionel Messi has been likened to "an illness that can’t be cured" in a bizarre back-handed compliment following his latest footballing masterclass. Messi produced two goals and… Continue reading Messi is smallpox, but there is no vaccine! – Real Valladolid director

Resurgent Rashford maintains Man Utd’s momentum with Ronaldo-esque free-kick

The striker produced a stunning, 30-yard effort to send Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side through to the Carabao Cup quarter-finals at Stamford Bridge It was the battle of the academy products at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night as Frank Lampard's youth revolution took on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's tribute act to Sir Alex Ferguson. And it was Manchester… Continue reading Resurgent Rashford maintains Man Utd’s momentum with Ronaldo-esque free-kick

Barca players were willing to sacrifice wages to bring Neymar back – Pique

The centre-half said he and his team-mates tried to help the Brazilian star return to the club Barcelona defender Gerard Pique revealed the team offered to lower their salaries so Neymar could return to the La Liga champions. Neymar attempted to engineer a return to Barca during the previous transfer window, just two years after his world-record €222… Continue reading Barca players were willing to sacrifice wages to bring Neymar back – Pique