Wednesday , 18 October 2017

Tag Archives: Barcelona

Barcelona Considering Re-signing Thiago Alcantara

Barcelona may cool their interest in Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho to focus instead on Bayern Munich’s Thiago Alcantara. The former Barca midfielder could return to the Nou Camp next summer, according to reports in Spain. Between 2005 and 2013, Thiago Alcantara progressed from the youth setup to the first team ... Read More »

Barcelona Scouting Three Bayer Leverkusen Players

Barcelona are keeping tabs on a trio of Bayer Leverkusen players, reports Sport. Robert Fernandez, Barca’s sporting director, has made regular trips to Leverkusen to run the rule over three of the Bundesliga club’s players. According to Sport, he is tracking defender Jonathan Tah and widemen Leon Bailey and Julian ... Read More »

Zidane Not Interested In Barcelona Job

Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane has stated he has no interest whatsoever in leaving leaving the club for Barcelona. Zidane will be managing his 100th match for Madrid in all competitions against Getafe and after being a success as a player for the club, he has done the same as a ... Read More »

Valverde: Messi Will Not Be Rested

Ernesto Valverde has stated that Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi will not be rested regardless of the amount of matches he has played. The Argentina forward has played in all 11 of Barcelona’s matches this season and has played for Argentina in all their qualifying games. Messi was instrumental in Argentina ... Read More »

Arda Turan To Consider Quitting Barcelona In January

Arda Turan is aware he needs to leave Barcelona in order to play first-team football, reports AS. The Turkey international, who joined Barca from Atletico Madrid in 2015, has not featured for the Catalan club this term. He wants regular first-team football and will evaluate all the options available to ... Read More »

Luis Suarez To Undergo Knee Surgery

Luis Suarez will reportedly undergo surgery in November to remove a synovial cyst from his right knee. Luis Suarez has struggled to find his best form in the early stages of the 2017-18 campaign – managing just two goals in six appearances for Barcelona. The problem with Suarez’s right knee ... Read More »

Bartomeu: Respect The Wishes Of The Catalan People

Barcelona president, Josep Maria Bartomeu has asked for the wishes of the Catalan people to be respected following the Catalunya independence referendum. The vote, which occurred on Sunday was marred with violence between protesters and riot police, with the Spain government declaring the vote illegal and unconstitutional. Barcelona played their ... Read More »

Bartomeu: Barcelona Will Discuss Leaving La Liga

Barcelona president, Josep Maria Bartomeu has stated that the club will discuss the possibility of leaving La Liga if Catalonia gained independence. A Catalonia referendum was held on Sunday and headlined by violence, was deemed illegal , prompting the match between Barcelona and Las Palmas to be played behind closed ... Read More »

Valverde Hails Messi’s Ability To Break Records

Ernesto Valverde has lauded Messi’s ability for “pulverising records “, as the talismanic forward broke Puyol’s appearance record. Messi who was joint-third with Puyol on Barcelona’s all-time appearance record with 593, broke that record against Las Palmas with his 594th appearance. Speaking at his pre-match media conference, Valverde said of ... Read More »

Puyol Backs Messi To Get Better

Barcelona legend, Carles Puyol has backed Messi to keep improving, as the forward is set to break his appearance record for Barcelona. Messi is on par with Puyol on 593 appearances and is poised for his 594th appearance against Las Palmas on Sunday. The Argentina forward has won eight Liga ... Read More »

Barcelona To Return For Philippe Coutinho In January

Philippe Coutinho could move to Barcelona in January, according to Catalan newspaper Sport. Liverpool are apparently contemplating the possibility of speaking about a possible transfer and would be more receptive to the idea of negotiating the departure of the 25-year-old. Although Coutinho has been reintegrated into Jurgen Klopp’s first-team set-up ... Read More »