Spain's National Court on Monday said it had dismissed a complaint against Barcelona's Lionel Messi filed by a former employee of the Argentine footballer's foundation, who had accused him of fraud, embezzlement and money laundering.
On Saturday night, Barcelona had Lionel Messi back within its ranks for the first time in La Liga this season. But it made little difference. This Barca side has problems that that even the captain can't resolve.
The South American football confederation said questioning the integrity of the Copa America was “unacceptable” after Lionel Messi alleged Argentina was victims of “corruption” in its 2-1 win over Chile.
Lionel Messi has long craved a suitable strike partner so that he can win a major trophy with Argentina and the return of his friend Sergio Aguero has given the nation renewed hope of winning the Copa America.