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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Lionel Messi's name.
August 27, 2016
Fantasy La Liga: Sunday Cheat Sheet
With Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez on the slate, finding the right value plays becomes especially important.
June 25, 2016
Copa America: Saturday-Sunday Cheat Sheet
The Copa America Centenario finishes this weekend, highlighted by a final rematch between Argentina and Chile.
June 20, 2016
Copa America: Semifinal Cheat Sheet
There are plenty of upper-tier options available on the two-game, two-day slate for the Copa America semifinal matches, with Lionel Messi leading the way against the U.S.
June 17, 2016
Copa America: Friday-Saturday Cheat Sheet
The United States already clinched their spot in the semifinal, while six teams will compete for the last three spots over the next two days.
June 13, 2016
Copa America: Monday-Tuesday Cheat Sheet
The group stage matches finish up Tuesday, but there is still plenty to be decided in Groups C and D, which should produce plenty of fantasy points.
June 9, 2016
With Argentina, Chile and Colombia, not to mention the United States, in action over the next two days, daily fantasy soccer players will have plenty of upper-tier options to choose from.
June 5, 2016
With the United States back in action, not to mention the hotly anticipated Argentina v. Chile match, DFS players will have plenty of options to choose from on the Monday-Tuesday slate.
March 14, 2016
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Champions League Targets
Bayern Munich head into this week's match against Juventus tied on aggregate but with two big away goals in the bag. Is Robert Lewandowski the key to advancing?
March 13, 2016
Setting the Table: Champions League Cheat Sheet
Barcelona head into the second leg of their Champions League tie with Arsenal up 2-0, giving the Gunners little reason to think they'll be advancing to the next round.
March 9, 2016
Setting the Table: Europa League Cheat Sheet
Chicharito has been excellent this season for Bayer Leverkusen, and they'll need him to keep producing if they want to advance to the next round of the Europa League.
February 22, 2016
While Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi have been scoring loads of goals lately, RotoWire's Alex Spalding reminds everyone to not sleep on Neymar for this week's Champions League action.
February 20, 2016
RotoWire Senior Soccer Editor Andrew Laird breaks down the four upcoming Champions League matches, which include the league-leaders in Spain, Germany and Italy.
December 24, 2015
FPL Best XI: Gameweek 18
Romelu Lukaku has found the back of the net in seven consecutive league matches, and he takes the Best XI captain's armband heading into Saturday's match against a struggling Newcastle side.
December 9, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Wed. Champions League Values
After Cristiano Ronaldo went off for four goals and an assist Tuesday against Malmo, will Lionel Messi turn around and match him Wednesday?
November 27, 2015
Fantasy Soccer Podcast: FPL Gameweek 14 Preview
Andrew Laird and Mike Gottlieb preview Gameweek 14 of the Premier League, discuss which part of the Thanksgiving table is the best, and opine on whether Lionel Messi should join Manchester City.
November 23, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Tuesday Champions League Picks
Neymar and Luis Suarez dominated while Lionel Messi was out with a knee injury, and while both have tremendous fantasy upside, one is the clear safer choice on DraftKings.
October 18, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Tuesday Champions League Values
While a matchup against Arsenal in London isn't ideal, Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski remains an elite fantasy option for Tuesday's Champions League slate on DraftKings.
September 28, 2015
Robert Lewandowski has seven goals in his last two games and Bayern Munich are the heaviest favorites in Tuesday's Champions League action.
September 15, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Wednesday UCL Values
After an exciting Tuesday of Champions League play, RotoWire's Andrew Laird is back with his top picks and values for Wednesday's action.
August 5, 2015
Mondogoal Fantasy Soccer: Welcome Back, Prem!
The Premier League returns this weekend and MondoGoal has a number of great GPPs to get us back in the swing.
June 29, 2015
2015/16 Season Preview: Experts Mock Draft
Andrew Laird and Mike Gottlieb discuss the top steals and reaches in a recent experts mock draft on Togga.
June 24, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Wednesday MLS Top Picks
RotoWire's JD Bazzo sees a high number of solid value plays for DraftKings' Wednesday MLS slate, allowing fantasy players plenty of flexibility to fit in the stars.
June 20, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: MLS Saturday Top Picks and Value Plays
There are a plethora of strategies for building MLS lineups on DraftKings, and RotoWire's JD Bazzo has two suggestions for Saturday's six-game slate.
May 11, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Champions League Semifinal
If Bayern Munich are going to overcome the big deficit to Barcelona, Robert Lewandowski will likely play a major role.
May 4, 2015
Luis Suarez is red hot of late and RotoWire's Alex Spalding thinks he's well underpriced in DraftKings' contests this week.
April 21, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Champions League Quarterfinal
Crazy things can happen in the second leg of Champions League ties, and RotoWire's Alex Spalding thinks Cristiano Ronaldo will come up big for Los Blancos.
April 14, 2015
Cristiano Ronaldo leads a class of forwards in this week's Champions League matches that is one of the greatest collection of strikers you'll see this season.
March 16, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Champions League Round of 16
The final Round of 16 Champions League matches are this week, and with teams needing goals to advance, there could be plenty of fantasy points to be had.
February 23, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Champions League - Round of 16
RotoWire's Alex Spalding makes his top picks for this week's Champions League action.
November 20, 2014
Fantasy Soccer Podcast: Previewing Gameweek 12
Mike and Andrew preview Gameweek 12 of the Barclays Premier League.
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