Lionel Messi celebrates a goal against Athletic Bilbao with Pedri. Photograph: Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty

Lionel Messi’s wife collected him from Barcelona’s El Prat airport in mid-November after playing a couple of international games in South America. Mes(...)

Paris Saint-Germain’s Kylian Mbappe celebrates after scoring a goal during the Champions League round of 16 second leg match against Barcelona at the Parc des Princes in Paris. Photograph: Franck Fife/AFP via Getty Images

Paris Saint-Germain 1 Barcelona 1 (PSG win 5-2 on agg) Rage, rage against the dying of the light. On a damp night at the Parc Des Princes, Barcelona (...)

Kylian Mbappe completes his hat-trick in scoring Paris Saint-Germain’s fourth goal in the  Champions League round of 16 first-leg match against Barcelona at the  Camp Nou. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images

Barcelona 1 Paris Saint-Germain 4 There were five minutes left when Kylian Mbappé opened up his body and bent a beautiful shot into the far corner of(...)

Celtic manager Neil Lennon during the Scottish Premier League match against Ross County at Celtic Park, Glasgow on Sunday. Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire

Celtic will investigate protests outside Parkhead after revealing some players had been left “shaken” after being targeted by missiles from their own (...)

The treatment of his great friend  Luis Suarez by the club was the final straw for Lionel Messi. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images

Barça usually get late night kick-off times for La Liga games at the Camp Nou. Players spill out of the stadium around midnight to go home. Lionel Mes(...)

Luis Suarez is set to leave Barcelona, with his last match for the club likely to be an 8-2 defeat to Bayern Munich. Photograph: Rafael Marchante/Getty/AFP

Luis Suárez, Ivan Rakitic, Arturo Vidal and Samuel Umtiti have been told they are not part of Barcelona’s plans as Ronald Koeman’s cull begins. With p(...)

Barcelona’s new Dutch coach Ronald Koeman removes his facemask during his official presentation at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on Wednesday. Photograph: Josep Lago /AFP via Getty Images)

“If nothing goes awry, the new manager will be Ronald Koeman, ” Barcelona’s president, Josep Maria Bartomeu, said, and this time at least nothing did (...)

Lionel Messi looks dejected as Bayern Munich run riot. Photo: Manu Fernandez/Pool via Getty Images

The seventh goal was the saddest. Lionel Messi comes back to his own half to get the ball, turns and scans the options. Philippe Coutinho at one o’clo(...)

Lionel Messi and team-mates during  a training session at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on the eve of the quarter-final match against Bayern Munich. Photograph: Getty

Champions League quarter-final: Barcelona v Bayern Munich Kick-off: 8pm, Friday. Venue: Estádio da Luz. On TV: Live on RTÉ 2, BT Sport 1 and Vir(...)

Lionel Messi’s Barcelona will face competition favourites Bayern Munich on Friday. Photograph: EPA

Atalanta v PSG (Wednesday) On the one side, the fairy story of this season’s Champions League, the sole remaining Italian club in the competition wit(...)

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