Spain manager Luis Enrique continues to be amazed by Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi as his national side prepares to face the former against Portugal. La Roja travel to Lisbon this week to face Portugal on Wednesday in the first meeting between the sides since the 2018 World Cup group stages. Ronaldo scored a hat-trick, … Continue reading Messi and Ronaldo’s hunger for success amazes me – Luis Enrique
Unai Emery's time at Arsenal could soon be up if reports crediting the Premier League club with an interest in Luis Enrique prove correct. News of Arsenal's interest in Enrique emerged after their 2-0 loss to Leicester City which football pundits believe might be the end of Unai Emery's tenure. The Gunners failed to win for … Continue reading Arsenal interested in Luis Enrique
Spain national team coach, Luis Enrique, has advised football fans against drawing lines between teams and coaches, especially between La Roja and Barcelona. Image: Luis Enrique Speaking during a press conference at Benito Villamarin (Real Betis) on Sunday, he expressed sadness that Spaniards are comparing his Barca treble winners to the national team. Enrique … Continue reading It’s not fair to compare coaches and teams – Luis Enrique
The rivalry between Real Madrid and arch-rivals Barcelona has increased in intensity over the past weeks but Luis Enrique says, as a true sportsman, that he won't hesitate to congratulate Zinedine Zidane if the Frenchman eventually takes this year's league trophy. Image: Luis Enrique The Catalan giants are heading into Sunday's last round of games … Continue reading Luis Enrique – I’ll congratulate Real Madrid if they win La Liga
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’
Ivan Rakitic has a contract with Barcelona which will expire in 2019 but rumors are rife that the Croatian will be leaving Camp Nou for bigger challenges in the English Premier League. Manchester United and Manchester City are among his likely destinations. Notwithstanding his 20 goals credit and a total of 129 appearances for the … Continue reading Ivan Rakitic: Will the Croatian play-maker leave Barcelona for the English Premier League?
Luis Enrique understands that football is a game, but just like every other sportsman, he hates to lose against rivals. During the match between a third division team Hercules and Barcelona, a series of mistakes from Carles Alena provoked the coach so much that he could have punched his 18-year-old star. Image: Luis Enrique For … Continue reading Luis Enrique: Alena broke my heart and I could have eaten him alive
Luis Enrique has made bold claims that Tuesday's Champions League match against rivals Manchester City may not be completely different from their first leg match played earlier this month at Camp Nou. The La Blaugranas coach says his former teammate who also managed Barca, Bayern Munich and now City, may decide to mix things up … Continue reading Luis Enrique: I don’t expect any surprises from Manchester City
Barcelona's Sergi Roberto says he's happy to be the club's laundry man, after Saturday's 5-0 thrashing of Sporting Gijon. The midfielder who has quickly adapted to right-back position is improving with each game to the surprise of fans, teammates and management. Image: Sergi Roberto For his exploits this 2016/17 La Liga season, the 24-year-old has … Continue reading Sergi Roberto happy to do Barca’s dirty laundry
Excited Luis Enrique admits he's on cloud nine after watching his team perform awesomely well in the match against Real Betis. He says Barcelona played a "perfect game" in the game which ended 6-2 in favor of La Blaugranas. Image: Lionel Messi Luis Suarez got a hat-trick, Lionel Messi scored a brace, and Arda Turan … Continue reading Luis Enrique Rates Barca’s Performance.
Luis Enrique has revealed that though Barcelona have quality players in its squad, there are chances that the club will spend a little more in order to purchase some new legs before the summer window closes. Transfer deals for Jasper Cillessen and Paco Alcacer are almost done, reports say. Barca are hoping to buy a goalkeeper … Continue reading Enrique Reveals Barca Will Buy More Players Before August 31.
Luis Enrique hailed Lionel Messi after Barcelona claimed the Supercopa de Espana, describing him as ‘the essence of football.’ Image: Luis Enrique Messi scored the third goal of the 3-0 second leg win, while former Atletico star Arda Turan claimed the other two, and the Coach praised the team as a whole but lost the … Continue reading ‘No Football Without Messi,’ Luis Enrique Argues.