News | Soccer
18 Jan 2022 20:35
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Days of Xmas
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Sports > Soccer

    In his final season with struggling Barcelona, Lionel Messi's individual campaign has earned him a record-breaking seventh Ballon d'Or title for the best player in the world

    In his final season with struggling Barcelona, Lionel Messi's individual campaign has earned him a record-breaking seventh Ballon d'Or title for the best player in the world


    Messi broke Pele's record for the most goals at one club and became the first player to score at least 20 in 13 consecutive seasons in Europe's top five leagues.

    He also broke Gerd Muller's record of scoring 30-plus goals in 12 straight club seasons.

    Messi also ended his wait for a first major international title when Argentina beat Brazil in the Copa America final.

    © 2022 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

     Other Soccer News
     18 Jan: Wellington Phoenix football manager Ufuk Talay claims he's happy to share data with rival clubs if it aids overall A-League player welfare
     18 Jan: A second chance for Christian Eriksen
     17 Jan: Alyssa Whinham's joy at her first A-League goal's highlighted an otherwise heart-wrenching loss for the Wellington Phoenix
     16 Jan: The Wellington Phoenix women have been cruelly denied their maiden A-League football victory in their seventh match
     16 Jan: The Wellington Phoenix women's side has a halftime lead in its latest attempt to secure a maiden A-League win
     16 Jan: The Wellington Phoenix women's team's starting to ponder what an inaugural win would do for the team's morale
     16 Jan: Tottenham Hotspur have called for "clarity and consistency" from the English Premier League after Arsenal's request to postpone the north London derby was granted
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    There's no shortage of competition in the Tyson Fury camp in England More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Kiwi businesses are feeling the squeeze, as prices rise and staff become harder to get More...



     Today's News

    International:
    Tonga volcano: Why was it so big, and are there others we need to watch out for? 20:22

    Entertainment:
    Britney Spears has said that her family treated her worse than a "death row" inmate during her conservatorship as she continued her feud with sister Jamie Lynn 20:16

    Entertainment:
    Ginnifer Goodwin offered her husband's sperm to a friend. 19:46

    Health & Safety:
    The Loop: Pharmacy Guild launching RAT site, Brad Hazzard calls out 'moronic' COVID-19 test fraud, Victoria calls Code Brown 19:32

    Education:
    Surgical face masks make people look more attractive, new study finds 19:32

    Entertainment:
    Melanie Lynskey has said a crew member suggested she lose weight 19:16

    Law and Order:
    Brian Tamaki has filed an appeal against a judges decision to remand him in custody 19:02

    Law and Order:
    Emergency services scrambled to an armed robbery at a jewellery store in Papatoetoe this afternoon after shots were fired 18:52

    Tennis:
    Men's favourite Daniil Medvedev has opened his Australian tennis Open campaign with a victory over Swiss player Henri Laaksonen  18:52

    Entertainment:
    Chris Evert has been diagnosed with ovarian cancer 18:46


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2022 New Zealand City Ltd