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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–Barcelona272(240)

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

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Lionel Messi : Barcelona News
“Former Barcelona boss Radomir Antic believes Lionel Messi is unhappy with his recent role of playing on the wing for the Blaugrana.”
 Eat Sleep Sport  Today
“Since rattling in a hat-trick against Real Madrid back in 2007, Barcelona star Lionel Messi has written his name into the history books.”
 BettingPro  Yesterday
“Former Croatia striker Davor Suker believes Alen Halilovic could develop into the next Lionel Messi - if his summer move to Barcelona goes through.”
 YAHOO  Today
“Madrid will be without the injured Cristiano Ronaldo, while Barcelona arrives with its defense in tatters and Lionel Messi questioned for his recent dip in form. Barcelona will be aiming to add to its record 26 cup titles.”
 The Miami Herald  Today
“Regarding Messi, Zubizarreta said there is no concern over his performances, with the reason some observers feel Messi is performing below par because he reached such heights previously.”
 Yahoo Sport  Yesterday
“Lionel Messi, on the other hand, didn't appear quite as enthusiastic. Tato Martino knows his job may hang on whether Barcelona pick up any silverware in the next few weeks, and Wednesday's final may be their biggest chance.”
 Daily Mail  Today
“Former Croatia striker Davor Suker believes that Alen Halilovic, who had agreed to join Barcelona before the club's transfer ban, has the potential to develop into the next Lionel Messi.”
 YAHOOSports  Today
“Lionel Messi has also looked like a shadow of his former self, and critics have dubbed the crisis as the ‘end of an era’.”
 Metro  Today
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
  • 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 Soccer (4):

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