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    Messi leaves door open to 2026 World Cup

    Lionel Messi is not ruling out another bid for World Cup glory with Argentina in 2026 despite acknowledging that time is working against him.Messi, who recently won his eighth Ballon d'Or, raised the World Cup almost a year ago after starring for Argentina in the final against France in Doha.

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    Barca's Felix starts firing just in time for Atletico reunion

    Barcelona forward Joao Felix ended a long goal drought with a vital strike this week, ominous timing for his parent club Atletico Madrid, who visit the Catalan capital on Sunday in La Liga.Diego Simeone's dangerous Atletico, third, are ahead of Barcelona on goal difference and Felix will be aiming to make a statement after a tough time in the capital.

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    Lionel Messi, Inter Miami announce El Salvador friendly; say 2024 season tickets sold out

    Lionel Messi and Inter Miami have sold out of season tickets for the 2024 MLS season, and are heading to Central America early next year.

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    Messi's Miami to face El Salvador national team

    Lionel Messi's Inter Miami will face the El Salvador national team in a friendly match on January 19, the Major League Soccer club said on Thursday.We look forward to facing the El Salvador national team in what will be a good first test for our squad against the best players from the country," said Miami's Sporting Director Chris Henderson.