How will Griezmann play at Barcelona?

Barcelona's signing of Antoine Griezmann has generated so much noise that ignoring the controversy has left an important question in the background: where will he play? The answer is now easy, but it's evident that he's been requested by Ernesto Valverde, who wanted him last summer, too. Griezmann's versatility makes him suitable for various positions, … Continue reading How will Griezmann play at Barcelona?

Will Antoine Griezmann take Coutinho’s place at Barcelona?

In the aftermath of Barcelona’s Champions League loss to Liverpool on Tuesday, football pundits believe Coutinho’s days at Camp Nou are numbered and Atletico Madrid ace Antoine Griezmann appears the most suitable forward to play alongside Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez. However, Atleti coach Diego Simeone insists his “dependable” forward is not for sale. If … Continue reading Will Antoine Griezmann take Coutinho’s place at Barcelona?

Messi admits love for Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi made bold statements in their quest to lift the coveted Champions League trophy once again. Ronaldo played a central role in Juventus colors as the Italian giants trashed their Spanish counterparts Atletico Madrid. The Old Lady went down 2-0, disappointingly, in their first-leg encounter against Diego Simeoni’s men. However, CR7 … Continue reading Messi admits love for Ronaldo

Barcelona vs Sevilla: What to expect from the historic finals

Barcelona and Sevilla have slugged it out in many finals: the Spanish Super Cup, UEFA Super Cup and Copa del Rey, and it's interesting to know that both teams are used to reaching the latter stages of competitions together. Image shows Barcelona teammates celebrating Philppe Coutinho's goal in their 2-0 win against Valencia at Mestalla … Continue reading Barcelona vs Sevilla: What to expect from the historic finals

Lionel Messi signs a new Contract with FC Barcelona

Neymar's €222 million release clause was offset by PSG in an enviable fashion, and recent media reports say Lionel Messi's inflated price-tag of €300 million may not be impossible for clubs to pay off with the right financial backing. Image: Lionel Messi However, recent reports confirm the Argentina international footballer has put pen to paper at … Continue reading Lionel Messi signs a new Contract with FC Barcelona

Mixed reactions at Barcelona and PSG over Neymar’s world-record transfer

Image shows Neymar Jr. and Nasser Al-Khelaifi Emotions have flared in Barcelona following Neymar's 222 million euros move to French Ligue 1 club side Paris Saint-Germain. Although the atmosphere in France has been livelier than expected, Barca seem to be wallowing in pain despite the huge amount they received as buy-out clause. Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi … Continue reading Mixed reactions at Barcelona and PSG over Neymar’s world-record transfer

Dani Alves responds to Pep Guardiola’s disappointment on his move to PSG

Dani Alves, one of football's most controversial players, has responded to rumors that Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola was saddened by his decision to join Ligue 1 club side PSG. The 34-year-old Brazilian has a cordial relationship with Pep, who was his coach at Barcelona. Alves told reporters that he has a good time with … Continue reading Dani Alves responds to Pep Guardiola’s disappointment on his move to PSG

Spanish Court orders Ex-Barca President Sandro Rosell to be held in Prison without an option for Bail

Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell was remanded in custody over allegations of laundering 15 million euros, and prosecutors have requested prison without bail. Image: Sandro Rosell Rosell appeared in court on Thursday, Marca reports. Judge Carmen Lamela, who presided over proceedings at the High Court of Spain, heard testimonies against Rosell and his business partner … Continue reading Spanish Court orders Ex-Barca President Sandro Rosell to be held in Prison without an option for Bail

Former La Liga referee says Neymar’s penalty against Leganes was right

Barcelona got a last minute penalty in their tensed encounter with Leganes on Sunday night, and Lionel Messi converted the spot kick to steer clear of another disgraceful outing at Camp Nou. http://www.blaugranas.com/media/galeria/25/4/9/4/9/n_f_c_barcelona_jornada_4_leganes_vs_barcelona-11179494.jpeg Although sports pundits believe that an almost calamitous evening for Barcelona and Luis Enrique should have ended with a draw instead of … Continue reading Former La Liga referee says Neymar’s penalty against Leganes was right

Luis Enrique talks about Barca’s Copa del Rey Chances, names Denis Suarez as ‘the new Iniesta’

Barcelona celebrated their seventh consecutive Copa del Rey semifinal qualification after thrashing Real Sociedad 5-2 on Thursday. Lionel Messi, Arda Turan, and former Liverpool hitman Luis Suarez found the net as La Blaugranas went crazy with goals at Anoeta. Denis Suarez had one of his best football moments during the game which ended 6-2 on … Continue reading Luis Enrique talks about Barca’s Copa del Rey Chances, names Denis Suarez as ‘the new Iniesta’