Breaking: Suarez dumps Barcelona, completes Atletico switch

September 24, 2020 Goal 0

Barcelona have confirmed that Luis Suarez has joined Atletico Madrid after the two Spanish sides came to terms on a deal for the Uruguayan star. Atleti will pay Barca €6 million (£5.5m/$7m) to acquire the striker, who departs Camp Nou after six seasons with the club. Suarez had been heavily linked with Juventus in recent weeks as the Italian champions have been in the hunt for Read More

In search of Suarez replacement, Barcelona turn to Depay

September 5, 2020 TheSun 0

Barcelona are targeting Manchester United’s £25million flop Memphis Depay to replace Juventus-bound Luis Suarez, the Sun reports. New Barca boss Ronald Koeman has started to rebuild the side after the shattering 8-2 Champions League loss to Bayern Munich. Suarez, who has been made to train alone, is being pushed towards the exit door at the Nou Camp. The Uruguayan striker, 33, has agreed personal terms Read More

Manchester City insist on Messi capture

September 5, 2020 Eurosport 0

Manchester City expect to sign Lionel Messi next summer when his contract at Barcelona expires, according to Eurosport Spain, who say “Barca have won an extra ball but not the game”. Messi reluctantly agreed to stay at Camp Nou on Friday to avoid a legal dispute with the club. The 33-year-old claimed Barca president Josep Maria Bartomeu had broken a promise to Read More

Breaking: Messi makes u-turn, takes final Barcelona decision

September 4, 2020 Editor 0

Barcelona’s all-time leading goalscorer Lionel Messi says he is staying because it is “impossible” for any team to pay his release clause and he does not want to face the club in court. The Argentine, 33, sent a fax to Barca last Tuesday saying he wanted to exercise a clause in his contract which he said allowed him to leave Read More

Barcelona: Messi in fresh ‘u-turn’ dilemma

September 3, 2020 Mirror 0

Lionel Messi faces a defining day in his career amid reports he is considering a U-turn over his decision to leave Barcelona. A crunch meeting between Messi’s dad Jorge and Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu reportedly ended in a stalemate on Wednesday, with no agreement reached over the wantaway forward’s future. Messi’s camp have claimed the six-time Ballon d’Or winner can leave the Read More

Fresh twist over Messi’s transfer ‘saga’ emerges

August 30, 2020 Dailymail 0

There has been another twist in the Lionel Messi transfer saga, as his £629million release clause is reportedly not active for the last season of his contract. Cadena Ser claimed on Saturday that Messi’s 700m euros buyout clause is not applicable in his final year. Messi’s latest contract renewal in 2017 signed him to the club for three more seasons plus Read More

Breaking: Barcelona capture Juventus top player

June 29, 2020 Eurosport 0

Barcelona have confirmed that they have reached an agreement with Juventus for the transfer of midfielder Arthur worth up to €82 million. The 23-year-old moved to Camp Nou from his boyhood club Gremio in 2018 and has established himself as a regular in the Brazil first team since moving to Catalonia. However, in recent weeks, Barca have been heavily linked Read More

Revealed! When Spanish La Liga ‘ll resume amid Covid-19 ease

May 8, 2020 AFP 0

Leganes coach Javier Aguirre said Thursday that Spain’s La Liga will resume on June 20 and end on July 26 despite league bosses refusing to confirm his claim. Aguirre told Marca Claro that he had been told officially of the plan to restart the championship which has been in cold storage since March due to the coronavirus. “We already have Read More

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New coach tastes defeat as Messi-ful Barcelona fall to Valencia

January 25, 2020 Editor 0

Quique Setien’s honeymoon period lasted less than a fortnight as he tasted his first Barcelona defeat on Saturday in his second La Liga game in charge after a 2-0 loss to Valencia. Maxi Gomez’s strike and a Jordi Alba own goal at Mestalla handed Barca their fourth league defeat of the campaign, giving Real Madrid the chance to move three Read More

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#ElClasico: Gareth Bale in starting line up for Real Madrid

December 18, 2019 Editor 0

Gareth Bale was handed a surprise start by Zinedine Zidane for Real Madrid’s politically charged La Liga meeting with Barcelona on Wednesday. Bale has been out of the team for Real’s previous three games, with his last selection in the starting line-up coming against Alaves on November 30. The fixture had to be postponed in October due to violent demonstrations Read More

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After bagging 6th Ballon’d’Or, Messi reveals when he ‘ll retire

December 4, 2019 Editor 0

Lionel Messi has admitted on the back of his sixth Ballon d’Or triumph that “retirement is approaching”, but the Argentine hopes to enjoy “many more years” at the top and says Barcelona have nothing to worry about when it comes to his future. That will comes as a relief to those at Camp Nou, with it having already been revealed Read More

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Messi shines as Barcelona edge Atletico in La Liga

December 2, 2019 Editorial III 0

Lionel Messi hit a sensational late goal to give Barcelona a 1-0 win at title rivals Atletico Madrid which saw the champions reclaim top spot in La Liga from Real Madrid on Sunday. The Argentine settled a pulsating and tense encounter in the 86th minute, galloping down the right wing before cutting inside and playing a one-two with Luis Suarez Read More