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Los de Luis Enrique jugarán su segundo encuentro de Copa del Rey del año, mientras Los Blancos debutarán ante el cuadro gaditano en el Ramón de Carranza.
Con un formato destinado a favorecer la presencia de los equipos de Primera División, la Copa del Rey entra a la Fase donde los equipos de la máxima categoría en España hacen su aparición en el certamen copero. Esta semana, el Barcelona jugará el segundo encuentro de su eliminatoria ante el Villanovense, mientras Real Madrid viaja al sur de España... Read the rest of the article »
Ronaldo, Messi and Neymar have been confirmed as the final three candidates for the FIFA Ballon d'Or award.
Earlier today, FIFA released the official list of the last three finalists for the Ballon d’Or award to be held in January. As usual, both Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo appeared in the three-man list, after dominating it for years. However, many fans and pundits alike had expected both Neymar and Luis Suarez, who are part of the famous ''MSN’’ attacking trio, to feature in the list.
Suarez... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian has been linked with a possible move to Real Madrid but he now claims he is going nowhere.
Barcelona star Neymar Jr. reportedly turned down a huge offer from La Liga giants Real Madrid for a possible move to the Santiago Bernabeu, reports ESPN FC. The story suggests that the former Santos man had been secretly approached by Real Madrid agents for a possible world-record move. Sky Sports’ Spanish football expert Guillem Balague also claimed that Barca are currently struggling to offer... Read the rest of the article »
'La Pulga' scored the final goal for Barcelona during their 4-0 win against Real Sociedad. Los Blaugranas are nine points away from Real Madrid with Los Blancos playing on Sunday.
Lionel Messi started his first La Liga in two months, and he did it with flare. The Argentinean superstar scored the game's final goal by ending a beautifully crafted play, started by Neymar on the left flank. After a successful dribble, Neymar passed the ball to Luis Suárez, who sent a through ball into Real Sociedad's box. Finally, the Brazilian player sent the ball to Messi, who just tapped... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan striker was assisted by Dani Alves, helping Los Blaugranas earn a comfortable lead before the end of the first 45 minutes.
Luis Suárez is proving to everyone he is one of the best strikers in the world. His latest goal against Real Sociedad proved to be quite useful for Barcelona, helping Los Blaugranas to an easy lead after 45 minutes.
With the game 1-0, Dani Alves ran past Real Sociedad's left back and sent a cross flying into the opponent's box. Out of nowhere, Suárez calculated where the ball was... Read the rest of the article »
La Liga defending champions FC Barcelona host Real Sociedad in a match where the home team will hope to continue with their goal-scoring spree.
FC Barcelona look quite unstoppable right now, after demolishing their bitter rivals Real Madrid in La Liga and Roma in the Champions League consecutively. To prove their recent good form, Luis Enrique’s men have scored a total of 10 goals past their last two opponents, who are much more superior than Real Sociedad.
However, on the other hand, the Basques are still fresh from a morale-boosting... Read the rest of the article »
The Blaugrana boss wants to add more options to his already talented squad, given the large number of injuries the team has endured this semester.
It's not enough for Barcelona to own one of the best attacking trios in the history of the game. Apparently, coach Luis Enrique will try to add more talent to his squad, and his intention will be to sign another striker during the upcoming transfer window.
Barcelona was not able to add new players to their roster after being handed a transfer ban by FIFA. That ban will be over with the first... Read the rest of the article »
Los culés buscarán incrementar su distancia en la punta de la Liga cuando reciban a la Real Sociedad, mientras que el Real Madrid no debe dejar pasar más puntos en su visita al Eibar.
La Liga de España reanuda actividades este fin de semana tras ver como el Barcelona destrozaba al Real Madrid en su propio campo. Con ese antecedente, y con el esperado regreso de Lionel Messi a la titularidad, Los Blaugranas enfrentarán en casa a la Real Sociedad, mientras que el equipo dirigido por Rafa Benítez tratará de reparar sus heridas contra el siempre peligroso... Read the rest of the article »
Neymar Jr. is undoubtedly one of the best footballers of his generation and the FC Barcelona man never fails to impress- both on and off the pitch.
In one of his recent TV commercials, the deadly Brazilian scored a wonderful rabona that left the entire camera crew speechless. The goal was not only beautiful but also quite impossible to execute for any standard footballer. But it was the target that made the goal more interesting to watch. The 23-year-old somehow managed to twist his leg and curve the ball into a small hole located at the... Read the rest of the article »
The player-manager duo that conquered Spain and Europe looks to be rekindled, but in England this time.
Some very interesting transfer rumors, one regarding a top player and a top manager, have been doing the rounds since Thursday and early Friday.
According to a report by Spanish radio station COPE, Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola is set to leave Germany at the end of the season for English Premier League giants Manchester City.
The Spanish tactician, who rose to fame as one of Europe’s... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid's Portuguese striker was snubbed by UEFA's officers despite being involved in all of Los Blancos' goals against Shakhtar last Wednesday.
The UEFA Champions League Twitter feed revealed Matchday 5's Team of the Week, including players such as Lionel Messi, Alexis Sanchez, Antoine Griezmann and Chelsea's midfielder Willian. Among those who were snubbed were Cristiano Ronaldo, Mexican striker Raúl Jiménez, and Ángel Di Maria, even after each player scored a brace in their respective games.
Messi's two-month... Read the rest of the article »
Neymar could be paid €15 million net for each season played. Neymar's current contract expires in 2018.
With Neymar Jr. on a roll with Barcelona FC, the Spanish team wants to make sure that no one steals the Brazilian from them. As many have predicted, Neymar could soon be on his way to become the best player in the world once the Ronaldo vs Messi battle is over.
Officials at Barcelona FC believe that it could be true and they want to make sure that his future is with none other but the current... Read the rest of the article »
The dynamic trio has scored 121 goals in 2015. The final shortlist will be announced on November 30th by FIFA.
Lionel Messi is back and just as the world expected, more goals came with it. In the 6-1 victory of Barcelona over Roma in the Champions League, la Pulga added two more goals to his personal count and his first two goals since getting injured back in September. Now, he is on his way for another Ballon d'Or nomination.
This time, there is a chance that the shortlist includes some new faces, but... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinean superstar helped Los Blaugranas hand Roma their worst ever defeat in a European tournament. Suarez, Pique and Adriano also scored.
Having already qualified to the Champions League knockout stage, Barcelona aimed to make Lionel Messi feel comfortable on the pitch. Today, "La Pulga" showed the world he is fully recovered, scoring a brace and handing out an assist during Barça's 6-1 win against Roma.
Luis Suárez started the party with a fine strike after 15 minutes, and Messi joined in after putting... Read the rest of the article »
After a resounding win in El Clasico, Barcelona now will hope to seal their spot in the UCL round of 16 as they welcome Roma to Camp Nou on Tuesday, November 24th. Here are some live TV listings & online streaming options for Barcelona vs. Roma.
With just two group stage matches remaining, all of the 32 teams featuring in this year's Champions League will be hoping for some positive results on matchday five. Some have already secured their spot in the round of 16, but still want to finish strong to enter the knock-out stages as a top seed. Others are on the cusp of qualifying and want to make sure they seal that by winning either today or... Read the rest of the article »
Fenerbahce’s Robin Van Persie confirms he will not join Chelsea or Barcelona
The Dutch striker had been linked with a possible move to Spain or England during the January transfer window. In a bid to rub off the rising speculation over his future at the Turkish club, the 32-year-old told Turkish-football.com:
"There is a lot of talk about Chelsea and Barcelona but I have received no offers and I am dedicated to Fenerbahce."
Regarding the transfer... Read the rest of the article »
It seems the spirit of Lionel Messi will live for many years even after the Argentine leaves the Spanish club.
In what is widely seen as one of the best goals from Barcelona’s under-19 squad in the recent weeks, Carles Alena was on the score sheet against AS Roma in the UEFA Youth League. The junior Catalan picked up the ball inside Roma’s half, dribbled past five defenders and calmly slotted the ball home past the helpless Roma goalkeeper.
Coincidentally, Alena wears the number 10 jersey... Read the rest of the article »
The Real Madrid legend believes that the Brazil captain has surpassed both Messi and Cristiano in the last four months.
Given that these remarks were made by a Real Madrid player, it speaks volumes. But then again, there is the Selecao connection.
According to Los Blancos legend Roberto Carlos, no player impresses the world nowadays as Barcelona superstar Neymar does.
The 42-year-old former Brazilian full-back made these remarks after his 23-year-old compatriot’s electric display in the Blaugrana’s... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian right back blasted the Portuguese player and Real Madrid, stating that Saturday's game was 'the easiest Clásico' he's ever played.
Dani Alves seems to be enjoying himself after El Clásico's win, and he did not miss the chance to blast his most hated opponent following Saturday's 4-0 win. The Brazilian player shared his thoughts particularly about Cristiano Ronaldo, who according to Alves, is more focused on shining as an individual than as part of a team.
"He likes to be the protagonist, so when you win you... Read the rest of the article »
The president recognized that losing 0-4 against Barcelona was a devastating result. He claims that replacing Benitez was never an option.
A 0-4 score in El Clasico was not enough to make Florentino Perez change his mind about not sacking Rafa Benitez after a result that really hurt Real Madrid and its fans. Perez made it clear that the Board of Directors has never doubted the capacity of the Spanish manager to turn things around down the road.
In a press conference called by the club under extraordinary conditions Monday... Read the rest of the article »