FC Barcelona

Conservative Valverde blasted after Champions League exit

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde's conservatism is cited by the Spanish media as the main reason for their 3-0 defeat at AS Roma that led to a shock Champions League quarter-final elimination...

March 16, 2018
March 16, 2018

Liverpool draw City, Real and Juve in Champions League rematch

Manchester City will face Liverpool in a mouthwatering all-English Champions League quarter-final while Juventus have a chance to gain revenge on holders Real Madrid in a repeat of last year's...

March 11, 2018
March 11, 2018

‘I would open the door for him to come back’

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde had already dubbed Neymar’s Barca return as just a mere fantasy but midfielder Ivan Rakitic says that the door is always open for Neymar to return to Barcelona.

March 11, 2018
March 11, 2018

Barcelona stroll past Malaga without Messi

Lionel Messi was away attending the birth of his son but Barcelona manage to beat 10-man Malaga 2-0 and move 11 points clear at the top of La Liga.

March 8, 2018
March 8, 2018

700m euro release clause may not be enough to keep Messi

Is a 700m euro buyout clause enough to keep Lionel Messi at the Camp Nou?

February 26, 2018
February 26, 2018

Griezmann hat-trick as Atletico trounce Sevilla

French striker Antoine Griezmann hits a hat-trick as Atletico Madrid thrash Sevilla 5-2 to cut the gap on La Liga leaders Barcelona back to seven points.

February 25, 2018
February 25, 2018

Suarez hat-trick extends six-goal Barca's La Liga lead

Luis Suarez hits a hat-trick and Philippe Coutinho scores a brilliant first league goal for Barcelona as the La Liga leaders thrash Girona 6-1 to open up a 10-point lead at the top of the table.

February 12, 2018
February 12, 2018

Barcelona frustrated in goalless draw with Getafe

A disallowed Luis Suarez goal sums up a frustrating afternoon for Barcelona as the leaders of La Liga dropped points for the second week running after a 0-0 stalemate with Getafe.

February 7, 2018
February 7, 2018

‘Incredible’ Messi improves every day, says Countinho

Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho is already mesmerized by the insatiable genius of Lionel Messi and he lauds the Argentine, saying that the Barcelona playmaker was still improving.

February 2, 2018
February 2, 2018

Suarez header puts Barca on course for another Cup final

Barcelona beat Valencia 1-0 thanks to a diving header from insatiable striker Luis Suarez to stay on course for a place in the King's Cup final for a record fifth consecutive year.

January 29, 2018
January 29, 2018

Messi strikes late to down tough Alaves

Barcelona escape a scare on Philippe Coutinho's first start as Lionel Messi struck with a trademark free-kick to drag the La Liga leaders back from a goal down to beat Alaves 2-1 and restore...