The Real Madrid and Portugal footballer, 33, was accused a year ago of defrauding tax authorities of €14.8m, charges he denies. As Cristiano Ronaldo scored his third goal for Portugal against Spain , he must have known he would be covering back pages across the globe - and front pages back home.
But when all the world thought he was about to score , Hannes Halldorsson , a man who before now was known for making a video for a Eurovision act, saved the surprisingly weak spot kick. There were brief moments of quality but Iceland's resilience limited Messi to long range efforts, never getting close enough to inflict the damage we all know he can.
In the video, Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un walk down a line of North Korean officials to shake hands. We've known for a while now that Trump's statements can have significant power to shape the views of his supporters (and his opponents, who tend to shy away from agreeing with him).
The 92-year-old royal wore a Stewart Parvin skirt suit , choosing to wear a lime green design to pay a subtle tribute to the Grenfell Tower victims one year on from the fire. During the event, Meghan and the Queen were also treated to a dance performance by local school children who were celebrating the 1,000 years of crossings over Mersey River.
Limited details have been released. At the time , his lawyer called the allegations "completely fabricated" and said Stallone "categorically disputes the claim". Fallen mogul Harvey Weinstein , who has been accused of various sex crimes by almost 90 women, is facing rape and sex-crimes charges in NY and remains under investigation by police and prosecutors in Los Angeles , too.
Tottenham must confirm by Friday whether they will need to use Wembley - their home ground for 2017-18 - for any games next season. Emery has succeeded Arsene Wenger, who left Arsenal after 22 years in charge. Manchester United and Spurs are away four times before group games, while Manchester City are on the road twice before European fixtures. The league resumes on 15 September, before the Champions League group stage begins on September 18.