Lionel Messi

Craig Burley was surprised to not see a reaction from Manchester City to N’Golo Kanté’s first-half goal, in Chelsea’s 2-0 win over the title-holders. Gabriele Marcotti outlines Lucien Favre’s tactics in Borussia Dortmund’s 2-1 win over Schalke. Craig Burley and Adrian Healy breakdown Manchester United’s thrashing of Fulham and Jose Mourinho’s cryptic comments after the
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Mauricio Pochettino insists his Tottenham side can win in their crucial final Champions League group game against Barcelona. While Mauricio Pochettino feels Argentina’s struggles with the natural team are cultural, he’s not quite sure how to fix the problem. Tottenham produced a fantastic display at Wembley to end Chelsea’s unbeaten start to the season. Tottenham
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There were plenty of goals from distance in Serie A on Matchday 10, but could any of them rival Cristiano Ronaldo’s winner against Empoli? Shaka Hislop believes Cristiano Ronaldo is finally beginning to make his mark after his stunning second goal steered Juventus to victory. Cristiano Ronaldo has challenged this year’s Ballon d’Or contenders Mo
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Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann looks ahead to Sunday’s El Clásico and talks about his side’s ambitions for the season. Marc-Andre ter Stegen believes it’s time for someone in his team to step up in the absence of Lionel Messi, as Barcelona play Real Madrid in the first El Clasico of the season. ESPN FC’s
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The ESPN FC panel break down a Messi-less Barcelona and agree it’ll take a better team than Inter to take down the Spanish giants. Following Real Madrid’s disastrous display against Viktoria Plzen, the FC boys don’t give them any chance against Barcelona in El Clásico this weekend. BARCELONA — Even in his absence, Lionel Messi
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The guys respond to your tweets about Mauro Icardi, Gigio Donnarumma, why some people allegedly hate Inter and reacting to exuberant celebrations. The FC guys look ahead to Barcelona’s schedule during the three weeks Lionel Messi is expected to be out after he fractured his arm against Sevilla. Both Craig Burley and Shaka Hislop felt
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ESPN FC’s Shaka Hislop wonders if Antoine Griezmann’s recent trophy success is enough to catapult him into the Ballon d’Or discussion. France coach Didier Deschamps says it’s a pity his striker didn’t make the final three considering his achievements with the national team and Atletico Madrid over the past year. Diego Simeone feels every team
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