Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America ClassifiedsGame Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Messi outdoes himself
April 6th, 2010 6:04PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  england, spain, uefa champions league

MOST COMMENTED

[UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Lionel Messi's first four-goal game propelled Barcelona to a 4-1 win over Arsenal and moved it into the semifinals of the UEFA Champions League against Inter Milan.

The Argentine went into the game with three hat tricks already in 2010 but only needed one half to add a fourth, erasing Arsenal's lead on Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner's goal.

"Congratulations to Barcelona, they were the better side," said Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger. "We lost to the better team and the best player in the world. Over the two legs we gave away cheap goals, defensively we gave them the goals when they weren't looking dangerous. But Messi when he gets the ball is unstoppable, he can change direction at any time."

Barcelona-Arsenal Highlights:



0 comments
  1. Darin Lewis
    commented on: April 7, 2010 at 9:24 a.m.
    Messi is probably the best player ever to wear the Barcelona jersey and he is only 22. Players like Maradona, Ronaldo, Ronaldinho, and Figo are legends at the club but Messi(Little Magician) has already propelled Barcelona to heights that hasn't been seen before. His four(4) goals against Arsenal in the Champions League were majestic but seemed so effortless. I can go on and on talking about Messi but everyone should know that he is in a class by himself. Just remember this is only my opinion. Peace.
  1. Mike Gaire
    commented on: April 7, 2010 at 10:41 a.m.
    You need to get yourselves a copyright/intellectual property lawyer! Would you like me to recommend one to you?!! This is not the first time you have claimed to post a video clip and then left me with a message about a copyright claim!!!!
  1. Thomas Hosier
    commented on: April 7, 2010 at 11:32 a.m.
    Got to agree with Mike. You need to work this out with UEFA ... pronto!
  1. li mang
    commented on: April 7, 2010 at 9:51 p.m.
    Hi,dear friend welcome to visit our company website: http://www.soozone.com I am glad to introduce ourselves as a good wholesaler . We can offer series of China Nike Sneakers,Jordan Shoes, Nike shox(R4,NZ,OZ,TL1,TL2,TL3) Handbags(Coach lv fendi d&g) Tshirts (Polo ,ed hardy,lacoste) Jean(True Religion,ed hardy,coogi) Sunglasses(Oakey,coach,gucci,Armaini) New era cap The price depends on its quantity and it will save more than 20% than other suppliers. All of the products displayed on our website are available and have stocks. Welcome to Our Website: http://www.soozone.com We hope you find our satisfaction guarantee to be the foundation of a long standing relationship with us. We look forward to hearing from you and are always available by telephone or email if you have any questions about our products!! sdfsdfsdf
  1. Kerry Ogden
    commented on: April 8, 2010 at 7:53 a.m.
    It was a great game and Barcelona shown how good it is as a team but two of the goals were by way of poor calls by the line ref. The score should have ended 2-1, not 4-1.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
UCLA lands Pugh and Fleming in recruiting coup    
UCLA has signed U.S. women's national team player Mallory Pugh and Canadian Women's World Cup veteran ...
MLS player tracker with complete rosters (Feb. 4)    
Columbus Crew SC now has Ola Kamara to go along with Kei Kamara. The 26-year-old Ola ...
USA-Canada Preview: Youngsters should get second look    
Jurgen Klinsmann says he has two short-term goals for the USA's second and final test of ...
What They're Saying: Megan Rapinoe    
"Naturally, we're upset. The players are very, very upset. We feel disrespected. We feel that our ...
What They're Saying: Jerome Kiesewetter    
"I always did [feel like an American]. My mom always told me about my dad, about ...
Detroit City FC hits financing goal for stadium work    
Detroit City FC, the community-based NPSL team that has become a hit in the Motor City, ...
Video Pick: The Vardy Volley    
In case you missed it, or would like to see it again from every possible angle, ...
Under the hood of MLS's CBA    
The contours of the collective bargaining agreement MLS reached with the MLS Players Union have been ...
Making a List: 2015 U-17s in the pros    
Joshua Perez, nephew of former U.S. World Cup player Hugo Perez, signed with Italy's Fiorentina, becoming ...
U.S. Abroad: Bedoya scores again for Nantes    
Just a few weeks ago, there was talk of Alejandro Bedoya being headed to MLS. Now, ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives