The Early Lead: Lionel Messi


Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 11/11/2013

Lionel Messi out 6-8 weeks with torn hamstring

Barcelona star has been bothered by leg injuries throughout this year.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:57 AM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Lionel Messi, Soccer

Posted at 08:31 AM ET, 09/30/2013

Lionel Messi out two-to-three weeks for Barcelona

He’ll also miss two of Argentina’s World Cup qualifiers with a thigh injury.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:31 AM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barcelona, Lionel Messi, Soccer

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 09/06/2013

Peyton Manning, Eli Manning vs. Lionel Messi, FC Barcelona: Who wins?

Peyton Manning, Eli Manning vs. Lionel Messi, Barcelona: Who wins?

By Cindy Boren  |  11:33 AM ET, 09/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eli Manning, Lionel Messi, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 09:44 AM ET, 12/06/2012

Lionel Messi back in the gym after injury scare

Barcelona's coach and Lionel Messi deny that he was playing in a meaningless game because he's gunning to break the record for goals in a calendar year.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:44 AM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barcelona, Lionel Messi