Breaking: Chelsea outsmart Barcelona, Borussia Dortmund, capture highly-rated Nigerian teenage sensation

August 2, 2022 Dailymail 0

Chelsea have raided Aston Villa to sign highly-rated midfielder Carney Chukwuemeka in a deal that could rise to £20million. The Blues have pounced to land the England under-19 midfielder, who had attracted interest from clubs including Borussia Dortmund and Barcelona. Manager Steven Gerrard confirmed the 18 year-old was then left out of Villa’s pre-season tour due to his contract situation. Chukwuemeka made 14 appearances last Read More

Breaking: Barcelona, Bayern Munich strike Lewandowski deal

July 16, 2022 Editor 0

Barcelona have reached a “verbal agreement” with Bayern Munich to sign Poland striker Robert Lewandowski, says the Bayern president. The 33-year-old, who has one year left on his Bayern contract, told the club last month that he wishes to leave. Lewandowski scored 50 goals in 46 games last season as he helped Bayern win a 10th straight Bundesliga title. “It’s good Read More

Breaking: From Leeds, Raphinha completes Barcelona move

July 15, 2022 BBC 0

Barcelona have signed Brazil forward Raphinha from Leeds United in a deal worth up to £55m. The 25-year-old Brazilian forward was unveiled to fans at the Catalan club’s training ground on Friday. Raphinha, who joined Leeds from French side Rennes for £17m in 2020, made 65 Premier League appearances for the Yorkshire club, scoring 17 goals and providing 12 assists. Read More

Breaking: Shakira, Barcelona star ‘s relationship crashes

June 4, 2022 Mirror 0

Shakira and Gerard Pique have split, the Colombian singer and Barcelona star have confirmed. The pair, whose relationship began in 2010, have two sons together, Milan and Sasha. A brief statement, released by the singer’s communication agency, confirmed: “We regret to confirm that we are parting ways. For the well-being of our children, who are our highest priority, we ask Read More

La Liga: Again, Aubameyang’s goal rescues victory for Barcelona

April 22, 2022 BBC 0

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s ninth goal in 11 La Liga appearances helped earn Barcelona a win at Real Sociedad that lifted them to second in the table. The ex-Arsenal forward scored with a close-range header after a cross by ex-Manchester City player Ferran Torres. Marc-Andre ter Stegen saved well from Alexander Sorloth while Alexander Isak fired another chance wide. Shortly before Aubameyang’s Read More

Breaking: Aubameyang nets twice as Barcelona shock Real Madrid in El clasico

March 20, 2022 BBC 0

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice on his El Clasico debut as Barcelona stunned La Liga leaders Real Madrid 4-0 at the Bernabeu. Aubameyang headed the visitors in front in the 29th minute and scored their final goal early in the second half. Ronald Araujo doubled Barca’s advantage before the break, with Ferran Torres adding a third on the counter-attack after 47 Read More

Clasico: Injury rules out Benzema ahead Real Madrid vs Barcelona clash

March 19, 2022 Supersport 0

Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema will miss Sunday’s Clasico against Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu after suffering a calf injury.  Benzema, LaLiga’s top scorer, was absent from Real’s Saturday training session in Madrid and is likely to concentrate on getting fit for next month’s Champions League quarterfinal matches against Chelsea. The France striker was injured after grabbing an assist and Read More

Mo Salah opens up on Barcelona move amidst Liverpool impasse

March 15, 2022 Mirror 0

Mohamed Salah has already admitted that he is “happy” to be linked with a transfer to Barcelona – but his priority is to stay at Liverpool. The 29-year-old is at the centre of a stand-off between Anfield chiefs and his entourage over a new contract, and the Blaugrana are the latest club looking to capitalise on the situation. Should the two parties fail to agree Read More

From Wolves, Adama Traore moves to Barcelona

January 30, 2022 BBC 0

Barcelona have signed winger Adama Traore on loan from Wolverhampton Wanderers for the rest of the season. The Spanish club will pay the 26-year-old’s wages and have an option to buy him in the summer. Traore has 18 months left on his Wolves contract and no agreement has been reached on extending his deal. “Everyone knows Barcelona is a city, Read More

Asisat Oshoala nets hatrick as Barcelona thrash Real Betis

January 29, 2022 Editor 0

Nigeria’s Super Falcons striker striker Asisat Oshoala on Saturday scored hatrick to lift FC Barcelona Feminino against Real Betis Feminino in Spain. The former Arsenal attacker was on top of her game as her club coasted to 4-0 home win. She opened the floodgate of goals in the 18th minute and doubled the scoreline in the 36th minute of the Read More

Barcelona boss admits talks with Xavi

October 29, 2021 Blueprint 0

Barcelona President Joan Laporta says he is in contact with Xavi but would not comment on whether he will replace Ronald Koeman as manager. Koeman was sacked after defeat to Rayo Vallecano on Wednesday and Laporta has admitted he should have gone sooner. Former Barca midfielder Xavi, 41, is in charge of Qatari club Al Sadd, but is favourite to Read More

Barcelona, Real Madrid clash in El-clasico

October 22, 2021 Blueprint 0

Barcelona have not won any of their last four games against Real Madrid in LaLiga (D1 L3) – should they fail to win this game, it will be their longest winless run in the competition against a specific opponent since May 2008, also against Los Blancos (D2 L3). Real Madrid have won their last three games in all competitions against Read More

UEFA Champions League: Again, Ronaldo rescues Manchester United, Chelsea, Samuel Chukwueze’s Villarreal, Bayern win

October 21, 2021 Blueprint 0

A late Cristiano Ronaldo winner capped another Manchester United comeback in the Champions League on Wednesday, this time against Atalanta, as holders Chelsea and Bayern Munich cruised to big victories and Barcelona gave their campaign a shot in the arm. The knives were out for United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as his side found themselves 2-0 down at halftime at Read More

How Messi sparked another record-breaking feat on international duty

September 11, 2021 Agency Report 0

Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick to overtake Pele as the top international goalscorer in South American football history on Thursday as Argentina cruised to a 3-0 victory over Bolivia in their 2022 World Cup qualifier. Messi pounced for his 77th, 78th and 79th international goals to keep Argentina firmly on course for a place at next year’s finals in Qatar Read More

Breaking: Tough UEFA Champions League draw as Manchester City face PSG, Chelsea confront ‘troubled’ Juventus *See full draw

August 26, 2021 Editor 0

Liverpool have been thrown into group B of the just concluded UEFA Champions League draw for 2021/22 season, to face Atletico Madrid, Porto and AC Milan. Manchester City are in group A alongside PSG, RB Leipzig. While Lionel Messi has completed PSG, his arch rival Cristiano Ronaldo is on his way to Etihad to seal possible Manchester City mega deal. Read More

Player of the Year: UEFA axes Ronaldo, Messi as N’Golo Kanté, De Bruyne, Jorginho make final shortlist

August 20, 2021 Blueprint 0

One of Kevin De Bruyne, Jorginho or N’Golo Kanté will be named UEFA Men’s Player of the Year for 2020/21 – the first all-midfield shortlist in the prize’s 11-year history. The winner will be named – along with the UEFA Women’s Player of the Year and UEFA Champions League positional award winners – during the 2021/22 UEFA Champions League draw Read More

Happening now: Paris stands still as PSG officially unveil Lionel Messi to fans

August 11, 2021 Editor 0

Lionel Messi is set to speak publicly as a Paris Saint-Germain player for the first time this morning, as he is officially unveiled by his new club.  In a transfer that has reverberated around world football, six-time Ballon D’Or winner Messi left Barcelona after a trophy-laden 21-year spell, signing a two-year contract with the French giants.  Messi, who will wear the No 30 shirt, which he wore Read More

Breaking: Amidst Liverpool interest, PSG confirm Messi ‘s capture

August 10, 2021 90mins 0

Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed the signing of Lionel Messi on a free transfer following the expiration of his Barcelona contract.  The move brings Messi’s legendary spell at Barça to an end. Joining the club aged 13, he would go on to make just shy of 800 appearances in all competitions, scoring 672 goals and providing 305 assists. Along the way he helped Read More