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It’s Messi vs Germany for World Cup on Monday

Argentina's forward Lionel Messi. AFP FILE PHOTO

The most entertaining World Cup in a generation comes down to a final match that pits the planet’s best player against the tournament’s best team.

Posted: July 13th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

5 reasons why Messi stands out in football world

Argentina's Lionel Messi sits during a training session in Vespesiano, near Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Thursday, July 10, 2014. On Sunday, Argentina faces Germany for the World Cup final soccer match in Rio de Janeiro. AP

A four-time world player of the year, Argentina’s Lionel Messi is gifted with talents that most footballers can only dream of. What makes him special is that he possesses not just one or two but a combination of special skills that give him an edge over just about everyone.

Posted: July 12th, 2014 in Football,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

World Cup final: Magical Messi or united Germany?

The July 3, 2010 file photo shows Germany's Miroslav Klose, left, walking past Argentina's Lionel Messi as he celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the World Cup quarterfinal soccer match between Argentina and Germany at the Green Point stadium in Cape Town, South Africa. Germany won 4-0. On Sunday, July 13, 2014, Germany and Argentina will face each other again in the final of the 2014 soccer World Cup. AP

The most entertaining World Cup in a generation comes down to a final match that pits the planet’s best player against the tournament’s best team.

Posted: July 12th, 2014 in Football,Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Argentine army count on ‘amazing’ Messi at World Cup

Argentina's Lionel Messi controls the ball during a training session at Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Monday, June 30, 2014. On Tuesday, Argentina will face Switzerland in their next World Cup soccer match.  AP

More than 100,000 Argentine fans will besiege Sao Paulo on Tuesday to see four-time world footballer of the year Lionel Messi and his teammates take on Switzerland for a place in the World Cup quarterfinals.

Posted: July 1st, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Football,Latest Sports Stories,Photos | Read More »

Wimbledon: Shaq, the big tennis fan; Victoria Azarenka loves Lionel Messi

shaq wimbledon

Here’s a new nickname for Shaquille O’Neal: The Big Tennis Fan.The former NBA star — who famously dubbed himself Shaq-Fu, Diesel, Superman and The Big Aristotle, among other monikers — showed up at Wimbledon on Monday.

Posted: June 24th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos,Tennis | Read More »

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