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Profile of the Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi, who currently plays as a forward at Barcelona. The 26-year old player Messi joined Barcelona from and wears the number 10 shirt.

Lionel Messi
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        (Squad number 10)

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Lionel Messi Career
2003–2004Barcelona C10(5)
2004–2005Barcelona B22(6)
2004–Barcelona273(241)

2004–2005Argentina U2018(14)
2007–2008Argentina U235(2)
2005–Argentina83(37)

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Lionel Messi : Barcelona News
“Manchester United are reportedly plotting a sensational summer move to sign Lionel Messi from Barcelona. The Old Trafford club might not have a manager at present, but they are seemingly identifying transfers for next season already.”
 Metro  Today
“Barcelona are reportedly preparing to hand Lionel Messi a new long-term contract. The Argentine has scored 39 times in 42 games this season, but has drawn criticism in recent weeks for a perceived laziness in certain matches.”
 Sports Mole  Today
“Singer selfies with Neymar and Lionel Messi Barcelona handed one-year transfer ban by FIFA Gerard Deulofeu tips Everton boss Roberto Martinez to manage Barcelona Barcelona are desperately seeking a new goalkeeper and central defender after No.”
 Daily Star  Today
“Mundo Deportivo claims the sides are 85% of the way to an agreement with the details to be finalised before Messi can be made the highest paid player in the world.”
 Yahoo Sport  Today
“Old Trafford club have asked the relevant people about Messi’s situation at Barca. Manchester United and PSG are monitoring Lionel Messi’s situation at Barcelona, according to well-connected Spanish journalist Guillem Balague.”
 Caught Offside  Today
“NIALL Horan has made another inroad into football this week after meeting Barcelona strikers Lionel Messi and Neymar Jr, sparking rumours the 1D star could be heading to the Spanish city for trials.”
 Daily Star  Yesterday
“First Neymar and now Lionel Messi - it seems One Direction's Niall Horan is the envy of many football fans worldwide at present. The boyband star posted a picture of him with the Argentina forward on his Twitter account on Tuesday.”
 Daily Mail  Yesterday
“Under pressure forward empties guts ahead of La Liga encounter. It appears that the pressure may be getting to Lionel Messi after he threw up in the tunnel ahead of Barcelona’s weekend game against Athletic Bilbao.”
 Caught Offside  Yesterday
Lionel Messi Career Honours
  • La Liga: 2004–05, 2005–06, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2012–13
  • Copa del Rey: 2008–09, 2011–12; Runner-up 2010–11, 2013–14
  • Supercopa de Espana: 2005, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013; Runner-up 2012
  • UEFA Champions League: 2005–06, 2008–09, 2010–11
  • UEFA Super Cup: 2009, 2011; Runner-up 2006
  • FIFA Club World Cup: 2009, 2011
  • Olympic Gold Medal: 2008
  • FIFA U-20 World Cup: 2005
  • Copa America: 2007
  • U20 South American Youth Championship: 2005
  • FIFA Ballon d'Or (3): 2010, 2011, 2012. Created in 2010.
  • Ballon d'Or (1): 2009. Ceased to exist after 2009.
  • FIFA World Player of the Year (1): 2009. Ceased to exist after 2009.
  • World Soccer Player of the Year (3): 2009, 2011, 2012.
  • World Soccer Greatest XI of All Time: 2013.
  • Onze d'Or (3): 2009, 2011, 2012. No winner in 2010.
  • Goal.com Player of the Year (3): 2009, 2011, 2013.
  • European Golden Shoe (3): 2010, 2012, 2013.
  • UEFA Best Player in Europe Award (1): 2011. Created in 2011.
  • UEFA Club Footballer of the Year (1): 2009. Ceased to exist in 2010.
  • FIFA Club World Cup Golden Ball (2): 2009, 2011.
  • UEFA Champions League Final Man of the Match (1): 2011.
  • UEFA Champions League Top Goalscorer (4): 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.
  • L'Equipe Champion of Champions : 2011.
  • FIFA U-20 World Cup Player of the Tournament (1): 2005.
  • FIFA U-20 World Cup Top Goalscorer (1): 2005.
  • LFP Best Player (5): 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013.
  • La Liga Player of the Year (3): 2009, 2010, 2011.
  • La Liga Foreign Player of the Year (3): 2007, 2009, 2010. Ceased to exist in 2010.
  • Pichichi Trophy (3): 2010, 2012, 2013.
  • LFP Best Forward (5): 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013.
  • UEFA Champions League Forward of the Year (1): 2009. Ceased to exist in 2010.
  • La Liga Ibero-American Player of the Year (5): 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.
  • FIFPro World Young Player of the Year (3): 2006, 2007, 2008.
  • World Soccer Young Player of the Year (3): 2006, 2007, 2008.
  • Bravo Award (1): 2007.
  • Golden Boy (1): 2005.
  • Marca Legend Award (1): 2009.
  • ESPY Best International Athlete (1): 2012.
  • El Pais King of European Soc

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    Goalkeepers
    Oier Olazabal Victor Valdes
    Jose Manuel Pinto
    Defenders
    Dani Alves Carles Puyol
    Martin Montoya Marc Bartra
    Jordi Alba Javier Mascherano
    Adriano Gerard Pique
    Midfielders
    Xavi Sergi Roberto
    Sergio Busquets Cesc Fabregas
    Ibrahim Afellay Pedro
    Alexis Sanchez Jonathan dos Santos
    Isaac Cuenca Neymar
    Andres Iniesta Alex Song
    Cristian Tello
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