Friday, January 22, 2016
The 18-year-old has dazzled since his breakthrough in 2013 but despite being linked to Europe's elite clubs, the midfielder says he's solely focused on winning with Anderlecht
Saturday, December 5, 2015
The Barcelona icon has been crowned the winner of the 2015 Goal 50 for a record-breaking fourth time
The newly-crowned Goal 50 winner has been scoring stunning efforts for decades - as this rarely-seen archive footage from when he played for Newell's Old Boys proves
Ever wondered what the Barcelona star's life was like before he joined Barcelona? Goal has spoken to those who knew him when he was just a prodigiously talented young boy...
Friday, December 4, 2015
The Barcelona and Argentina forward has beaten the likes of Diego Maradona, Zinedine Zidane, Johan Cruyff and Cristiano Ronaldo to be bestowed with the accolade
After Lionel Messi added the 2015 Goal 50 award to his trophy cabinet, we want to know where you think the Barcelona superstar ranks among the all-time greats of the beautiful game
Thursday, December 3, 2015
COMMENT: The Argentine star had to fight on his way to becoming the best player in the world, as economic crises in his native land interrupted the hormone treatments he needed
COMMENT: Before the Barcelona star made the headlines he was another kid dreaming of greatness on the streets of Rosario - Goal visits the place where he took his first steps
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
EXCLUSIVE: Arjen Robben, Thomas Muller, Philipp Lahm and Manuel Neuer explain why the Bavarian giants seem to be unstoppable at the moment under Pep Guardiola
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
This rarely seen footage shows the Argentine icon scoring a stunning goal in his homeland for Newell's Old Boys' youth team
The Spain international believes that the Argentine is a worthy recipient of this year's Goal 50 after inspiring Barcelona to a treble last season
Monday, November 30, 2015
The Goal 50 is a prestigious, annual award that recognises and ranks the world's 50 best footballers of the past 12 months...
The Argentine has won the Goal 50 for a record fourth time after a season in which he took his game - and Barcelona - to new heights. No player has achieved more in club football
The Argentina star dedicated the award to his team-mates after beating Cristiano Ronaldo to the top spot, claiming the prize for the fourth time in the process
Sunday, November 29, 2015
Goal takes a look at which players on 2015's shortlist could be playing for another club in 12 months' time...
Saturday, November 28, 2015
With the top four in our list of the year's finest footballers all playing in Spain, the Primera Division dominates yet another award. Can any other competition really compete?
When the record-breaking duo finally succumb to the ravages of time, will there be any players capable of maintaining their unprecedented levels of sustained excellence?
Friday, November 27, 2015
Barcelona's former club chief says the 28-year-old deserves his Goal 50 trophy and claims the four-time Ballon d'Or winner can now be considered the game's greatest-ever player
The Barcelona legend has hailed his former team-mate as the finest footballer in history and believes the Goal 50 winner can keep on improving as he has since his teenage years
Fifty footballing heavyweights entered the ring for the eighth edition of the global prize but it was the fleet-footed Argentine who danced his way to victory