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Messi: Football should be fun

June 23, 2012
By ESPN staff
Lionel Messi has bemoaned the lack of teams playing for the enjoyment of the game, with winning instead the prime ambition for many sides.

Messi, 24, is widely regarded as the world''s best player and has been an integral part of the Barcelona team of recent seasons that has achieved great success with a unique brand of passing football.

However, this season was not so productive for the Catalan outfit, with defeat to Chelsea costing them success in the Champions League, whilst ...

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