5th August 2021

Champions League

Sport

La Liga round-up: Barça within 2 wins of the title

Sports Desk
Barça could win La Liga this week after a 2-1 victory over Real Sociedad on Saturday put them within reach of their 8th league triumph
Sport

La Liga round-up: Barça 11 points clear; Zidane vague about Bale

Sports Desk
Two goals from Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi within two minutes ensured Barça broke the resistance of 10-man Atletico Madrid on Saturday to go 11
Sport

End of Messi-Ronaldo era? Football rings the changes in 2018

AFP
One of the enduring images from 2018 will remain Kylian Mbappe consoling Lionel Messi in the Russian city of Kazan, just after the final whistle
Sport

Messi hat-trick restores Barcelona’s La Liga lead

Sports Desk / AFP
Lionel Messi continued his sublime form by netting his 31st La Liga hat-trick as Barça thrashed Levante 5-0 on Sunday to regain their three-point lead