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Lionel Messi posts hat trick, becomes Barcelona's all-time leading scorer

BARCELONA, Spain - Lionel Messi set another scoring record by netting a hat trick to lead Barcelona in 7-0 rout of Osasuna in La Liga play Sunday, ensuring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-16/lionel-messi-posts-h
Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino shoulders blame for recent struggles

BARCELONA, Spain - Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino has defended Lionel Messi from criticism for his erratic play during three consecutive losses, while acknowledging he wasn't "satisfied" with his own...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-19/barcelona-coach-gera
Argentina tops Italy without star Lionel Messi

ROME - An Argentina side without Lionel Messi beat Italy 2-1 Wednesday in a friendly match honoring Pope Francis, an avid soccer fan from Argentina.Gonzalo Higuain put...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-08-14/argentina-tops-italy
Lionel Messi's injury not as bad as first thought

BARCELONA, Spain - Grimacing in pain after he nearly scored his record-equaling 85th goal of the year, Lionel Messi rolled around on the ground clutching his left knee and thought he might be headed for an extended injury layoff.Instead, his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-12-06/lionel-messis-injury
Lionel Messi, Abby Wambach earn FIFA Player of the Year honors

ZURICH - Lionel Messi became the first four-time winner of the FIFA Player of the Year award after shattering the world record with 91 goals last year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-01-07/lionel-messi-abby-wa
Angel Cabrera | The Masters

...Argentine sports figure of the year. U.S. Open tennis champion Juan Martin del Potro edged out soccer superstar Lionel Messi and Masters Tournament champion Angel Cabrera to win the coveted award for 2009. Golf club sees future in nurturing...

http://www.augusta.com/masters/players/bios/Angel_Cabrera.shtml
Bayern Munich's 53-game unbeaten run in soccer ended by Augsburg

...sweated out a 1-0 victory over Villarreal without leading scorer Diego Costa to stay top of the Spanish league, while Lionel Messi scored two goals in Barcelona's 3-1 win over last-placed Real Betis to stay one point behind.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-05/bayern-munichs-53-ga
Arsenal denies Manchester City's bid to take Premier League lead

...Bayern ? which clinched the title with a record seven games to spare Tuesday ? dropped points this season. LA LIGA: Lionel Messi converted a late penalty to give Barcelona a 1-0 win at Espanyol, provisionally lifting the defending champions to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-29/arsenal-denies-manch
Chelsea routs Tottenham in its pursuit of English Premier League title

...when it stumbled to a 1-0 defeat at Valladolid, missing the chance to move to the top of the Spanish standings.Lionel Messi was the only Barcelona player who looked sharp, while his teammates were plagued by uncharacteristic passing errors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-08/chelsea-routs-totten
Wayne Rooney ends scoring drought as Manchester United drops Crystal Palace

...goal in the 32nd minute in the first of several defensive lapses that doomed the defending champions and cancelled out Lionel Messi's 36th-minute equalizer.Antoine Griezmann restored the hosts' advantage after an error by defender Marc Bartra...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-02-22/wayne-rooney-ends-sc