Posts Tagged ‘Lionel Messi’

Lionel Messi Donates €1m To Help Fight Against #COVID19 In Barcelona, Argentina

by Seun Adeuyion March 24, 2020
Five-time Ballon d’Or winner, Lionel Messi has donated €1 million in the fight against the coronavirus, according to ESPN FC on twitter, @ESPNFC. ESPN added: “Messi’s donation will be split between two medical centres: Hospital Clinic in Barcelona and another in his native Rosario, Argentina.” COVID19 fatality rate doubled over the past two months up […]

Ronaldo, Mbappe, Van Dijk, others nominated for Ballon d’Or

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 22, 2019
Cristiano Ronaldo will have his sights set on securing a sixth Ballon d’Or after the Juventus and Portugal forward was yesterday among the names nominated for this year’s award, reports Premier League stars including Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero, Liverpool forward Sadio Mane and Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Hugo Lloris were among the first five […]

FIFA The Best: Lionel Messi caught up in vote-rigging storm

by Chuks Azotanion September 26, 2019
FIFA’s prestigious The Best awards have been struck by a vote-rigging storm after claims that the ballot was rigged. During a glitzy ceremony in Milan on Monday, September 23, Lionel Messi was crowned the best men’s player of the year ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo and Virgil van Dijk. Now there is doubt and questions are being asked over the […]