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Soccer star Messi takes 70% pay cut due to coronavirus, as pressure mounts on others to follow suit – CNBC
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Soccer star Messi takes 70% pay cut due to coronavirus, as pressure mounts on others to follow suit – CNBC

Lionel Messi and Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona during a match against Sevilla on February 23, 2019Eric Verhoeven | Soccrates | Getty ImagesThe world’s top paid soccer star, Lionel Messi, said earlier this week that he and his fellow FC Barcelona players had agreed to take a 70% pay cut to help the club manage…

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Messi surrenders to Lampard’s new Chelsea gem – Sportsfinding
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Messi surrenders to Lampard’s new Chelsea gem – Sportsfinding

Frank Lampard He arrived on the Stamford Bridge bench last summer with the possibility of signing reinforcements banned due to the punishment imposed by UEFA. This is why the former player blue was forced to make use of the quarry and trust the new batch of Chelsea footballers. Specifically, in three of them: Callum Hudson-Odoi,…

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Van Dijk: ‘Messi, the toughest opponent I’ve faced, Agüero the hardest to mark’ – AS English
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Van Dijk: ‘Messi, the toughest opponent I’ve faced, Agüero the hardest to mark’ – AS English

Liverpool centre-back Virgil van Dijk is in no doubt that Barcelona’s Lionel Messi is the toughest opponent has faced so far during his career. Van Dijk and Messi went head-to-head last season, when Liverpool produced an incredible second-leg comeback to beat Barcelona in the Champions League semi-finals. The Netherlands international paid tribute to Messi, a…

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Lionel Messi Names Four Premier League Players In His Top 15 Young Prospects In Football – SPORTbible
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Lionel Messi Names Four Premier League Players In His Top 15 Young Prospects In Football – SPORTbible

Adnan Riaz in FootballLast updated 2:03 PM, Tuesday March 31 2020 GMT+1Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has identified four Premier League players who he believes are on course to be future stars in world football. The 32-year-old Argentine forward’s picks were revealed as part of Topps’ Champions League cards, which were designed by Messi. The cards included the…

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Lionel Messi makes prediction about Chelsea star Mason Mount – Mirror Online
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Lionel Messi makes prediction about Chelsea star Mason Mount – Mirror Online

We will use your email address to send you newsletters. Please see ourPrivacy Noticefor more information on how we use your data and your data protection rights.Invalid EmailLionel Messi has hailed Mason Mount’s potential and predicts big things for the Chelsea star. Mount is enjoying an impressive breakthrough season at Stamford Bridge which has also…

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Lionel Messi said from day 1 Barcelona would need pay cuts – Bartomeu – Barca Blaugranes
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Lionel Messi said from day 1 Barcelona would need pay cuts – Bartomeu – Barca Blaugranes

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu says captain Lionel Messi made it clear from day one that the players would need to take pay cuts due to the coronavirus crisis. The players confirmed on Monday they would be taking a 70% salary reduction as well as contributing further to ensure club employees would receive all their…

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Lionel Messi took a pay cut, secured full salary for club employees, and slammed the Barcelona board in a sin… – Barca Blaugranes
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Lionel Messi took a pay cut, secured full salary for club employees, and slammed the Barcelona board in a sin… – Barca Blaugranes

Lionel Messi has dropped probably his most significant statement in his entire career. The Barcelona star announced that the club’s first team players would be taking a 70% pay cut during the coronavirus crisis, which has ravaged the club’s income. In addition, the captain stated that the club’s employees would continue earning 100% of their…

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Lionel Messi announces additional Barca pay cut to help employees, hits out at board – Eurosport.com
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Lionel Messi announces additional Barca pay cut to help employees, hits out at board – Eurosport.com

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Lionel Messi confirms Barcelona players WILL take 70 per cent wage cut but hits out at club AGAIN – Daily Mail
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Lionel Messi confirms Barcelona players WILL take 70 per cent wage cut but hits out at club AGAIN – Daily Mail

Lionel Messi has hit back at suggestions players at Barcelona were being selfish and mean-spirited in their response to the coronavirus crisis, calling out the club’s board and promising to take an extra pay-cut so everyone gets paid.Messi used his Instagram account on Monday to confirm that Barcelona players WILL take a 70 per cent…

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Messi is greater than Maradona – Cassano – The Union Journal
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Messi is greater than Maradona – Cassano – The Union Journal

The Italian additionally thinks his previous Real Madrid group- friend Ronaldo was “a football god” yet prices the Barcelona tale over himLionel Messi has “ousted” Diego Maradona as Argentina’s best number 10, according to previous Italy worldwide Antonio Cassano.Messi’s uniformity over such an extended period has actually made him the finest gamer Argentina has actually…

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Lionel Messi issues Barcelona a new ultimatum on his future – Everything Barca
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Lionel Messi issues Barcelona a new ultimatum on his future – Everything Barca

NAPLES, ITALY – FEBRUARY 25: Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona disappointed ,during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg match between SSC Napoli and FC Barcelona at Stadio San Paolo on February 25, 2020 in Naples, Italy. (Photo by MB Media/Getty Images) Lionel Messi issues Barcelona a new ultimatum on his future at…

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Lionel Messi’s dictatorship continues to haunt Barcelona – Everything Barca
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Lionel Messi’s dictatorship continues to haunt Barcelona – Everything Barca

BARCELONA, SPAIN – MARCH 07: Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona looks on during the Liga match between FC Barcelona and Real Sociedad at Camp Nou on March 07, 2020 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Silvestre Szpylma/Quality Sport Images/Getty Images) Lionel Messi’s dictatorship at Barcelona continues to disrupt their transfer market operations as another world-class signing…

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Messi remains highest earning footballer as Barca to cut player wages due to COVID-19 – Gulf Today
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Messi remains highest earning footballer as Barca to cut player wages due to COVID-19 – Gulf Today

The Barcelona forward Lionel Messi is the highest-paid soccer player, earning $111 million and taking home $84 million in salary and winnings, and another $27 million in endorsements. File / Agence France-Presse Barcelona have announced plans to reduce player and staff wages in a bid to “minimise the economic impact” caused by the coronavirus outbreak.…

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Lionel Messi: By Far the Best Player to Never Win the World Cup – 90min
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Lionel Messi: By Far the Best Player to Never Win the World Cup – 90min

Lionel Messi is Number 3 in 90min’s Top 50 Greatest Footballers of All Time Series​Lionel Messi has broken football. Over the last decade or so, since the Barcelona treble season of 2008/09, Messi has broken football down to its fibres and rebuilt it in his own image. He’s done it in front of everyone. In full…

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Lionel Messi and Pep Guardiola both donate 1 MILLION EUROS to fight coronavirus outbreak in Spain – RT
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Lionel Messi and Pep Guardiola both donate 1 MILLION EUROS to fight coronavirus outbreak in Spain – RT

Barcelona footballer Lionel Messi and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola have each donated one million euros ($1.08 million) to help combat the coronavirus outbreak in Spain. The Argentine international player sent money to Hospital Clinic, a public hospital in Barcelona which, along with treating patients infected with Covid-19, also researches the dangerous virus.READ MORE: Morgue…

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