barcelona: Messi assists Alba and Moriba in Barcelona’s victory at Osasuna | Football News – Times of India

PAMPLONA (Spain): Barcelona continued their rampant run of domestic form to beat Osasuna 2-0 away from home on Saturday and move to within two points of La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid, with Lionel Messi setting up goals scored by Jordi Alba and teenager Ilaix Moriba. Messi helped Barca take the lead on the half-hour mark … Read more

Lionel Messi fined 600 euros for tribute to Maradona | Football News – Times of India

BARCELONA (Spain): Lionel Messi was fined 600 euros ($720) for taking his jersey off to pay tribute to Diego Maradona, the Spanish soccer federation said on Wednesday. The federation’s competitions committee fined the Argentine player for his actions after scoring in Barcelona’s 4-0 win over Osasuna in the Spanish league on Sunday. After a strike … Read more