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The Argentinian referred to the upcoming Clasico on Sunday, displaying no sign of being over confident about their chances of beating Los Blancos.
Argentinian striker Lionel Messi spoke today about the upcoming Clasico against Los Blancos, stating his outmost respect for his opponents. The current La Liga scoring leader feels that despite their current form, Real Madrid will be even tougher to beat for Los Blaugranas when they meet at Camp Nou on Sunday.
"Real Madrid has impressive players that can turn things around. We can't say... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinian superstar scored a penalty and a header against Eibar, surpassing Cristiano Ronaldo's total of 30 goals in the 2014-15 season.
Lionel Messi took the top of the goalscoring table after scoring another brace against Eibar. "La Pulga" scored his first goal after a controversial handball inside Eibar's box, while his second goal of the evening came in the second half with a rather impressive header. This was his first headed goal off a corner kick for the Argentinian this season.
Messi's form this season has been... Read the rest of the article »
Judge Pablo Ruz closed the preliminary proceedings in this case, summoning Barcelona's former and current president to trial. The club has already appealed the decision.
Barcelona's problems continue off the pitch. Weeks after Judge Pablo Ruz confirmed both Sandro Rosell and Josep Maria Bartomeu were implicated in the supposed tax fraud concerning Neymar's signing, today the same judge summoned both executives and the club as an entity to trial, in a date yet to be determined.
Judge Ruz determined Rosell and Bartomeu ellaborated a plot to hide the player's real... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinian superstar revealed in an interview that his life took a turn after the birth of his son.
Often referred to as a quiet man, Lionel Messi shared a bit of his personal life in an interview. Talking about life on the pitch and with his team, the four-time Ballon D'Or winner referred to his son, Thiago, as the biggest inspiration after he was born.
"Thiago is the most important thing in my life, the best thing that has ever happened to me. My life has changed massively since his... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian defender could not reach an agreement to extend his contract with Barcelona, so he will be joining Les Parisiens on a three year deal.
Dani Alves will put an end to his seven year stint with Barcelona. According to Spanish media, the Brazilian right-back will be leaving Los Blaugranas this summer to join Paris Saint-Germain, where he will reunite with his compatriots David Luiz, Thiago Silva, Maxwell and Marquinhos.
After a series of attempts to extend Alves' commitment with Los Cules, the player apparently used the two-day... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona will host Rayo Vallecano on March 7th for their 26th fixture of the 2014-15 La Liga season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Barcelona vs Rayo Vallecano below.
With their sights set on catching Real Madrid before they meet at Camp Nou, Barcelona will host Rayo Vallecano this Sunday hoping they can improve the image they left on their fans' minds after their last home game, when they lost against Malaga after a gruesome mistake by Dani Alves.
Los Blaugranas will arrive to this game in high spirits after their 3-1 victory over Villarreal last Wednesday... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinian held a series of friendly matches around the world that would have been funded by money launderers.
The United States' Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has started an investigation concerning the friendly matches involving Lionel Messi from July 2012 to July 2013, which included games in Cancun(Mexico), Bogota(Colombia), Miami, Lima(Peru), Medellin(Colombia) and another game to be held in Los Angeles, which was ultimately cancelled.
The investigation was started by the Central Operative... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona's midfielder was carried off the pitch after an accidental bruise to his ankle. He will surely miss Barca's game against Rayo next weekend.
It seems that Barcelona's ticket to the Copa del Rey final was more expensive than anticipated. After a battery of tests, midfielder Sergio Busquets could end up missing up to three games, including the much anticipated matchup against Real Madrid.
During the game against the "Yellow Submarine", Busquets slipped while Tomas Pina passed the ball to Moi Gomez deep in the left wing. The... Read the rest of the article »
The German defender stated that, even though he was 'honored' by the team's offer, he is not interested in playing for Los Blaugranas.
German defender Jerome Boateng revealed during an interview that Barcelona wanted to hire him after the past World Cup, but he did not look into the possibility since he is quite happy with the Bavarian club. The player, who signed with the German champions in 2011, wasn't really interested in leaving the club in which he wants to end his career.
"You have to be honored when a team such... Read the rest of the article »
The midfileder, who recently signed a contract extension, hopes his side can take advantage of Real Madrid's recent draw against Villarreal.
Prior to their Copa del Rey match against Villarreal, midfielder Sergio Busquets asked his team-mates not to think about Real Madrid's slips in La Liga. The Spanish international believes his team should focus first on their upcoming games, rather than be thinking about the upcoming Clasico against Los Blancos, where they could surpass Ancelotti's men as La Liga leaders.
"We still depend... Read the rest of the article »
Can you imagine Neymar playing in Ligue 1, or Xavi displaying all his talent in New York City? Here you have some of the latest transfer rumors in Europe.
Paris Saint-Germain's owners seem to have set their eyes on who they want to lead the club once Zlatan Ibrahimovic ends his contract with the French side, and it would be no other than Neymar. The Brazilian wingman will be sought out this summer by the team's officers, who apparently have started planning which players could leave the club in order to comply with the Financial Fair Play rules.
If... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona will travel to Manchester for the first leg of the 2014-15 UEFA Champions League Round of 16 match against the Citizens. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Manchester City vs Barcelona below.
With the chance of getting payback from last year, Manchester City will host Barcelona in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League matchup. The Citizens were eliminated by Los Blaugranas from the European tournament in similar circumstances, and for now, Manuel Pellegrini's men will try to beat the team coached by Luis Enrique, who just lost an eleven game winning streak last Saturday against Malaga.
Manchester... Read the rest of the article »
The legendary Arsenal striker referred to both players as two of the best in history, requesting fans to stop comparing them for their efforts.
Former Arsenal and Barcelona striker Thierry Henry referred to what Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are doing for the game of football. Comparisons aside, the French legend said he was astounded by how both players keep getting better over the years, ending his quotes by asking fans simply to enjoy what they can do on the pitch.
"It's not easy to maintain such a high level of performance... Read the rest of the article »
The midfielder from Fuentealbilla stated the team learned from their mistakes last season, and this year could prove to be a re-do of their historic 2009 season.
Barcelona's midfielder Andres Iniesta shows a lot of confidence in his team's current winning streak. After eleven consecutive games won, the Spanish midfielder believes Los Blaugranas have everything to repeat their 2009 season, when they won La Liga, their home country's Copa del Rey and the UEFA Champions League.
"Right now, we are capable of winning it all. Everything's working out... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan striker scored one of the best goals this year after coming off the bench in Barcelona's 5-0 victory over Levante.
Luis Suarez may not have started today's game against Levante, but he sure found a way to end it. The Uruguayan left his spot in the starting lineup for Pedro, while he watched Barcelona destroy Levante 4-0 before he entered the pitch.
After Messi's hat-trick was complete, Suarez came in for Neymar, immediately trying to make an impact. Just when Suarez had completed his sixth minute on the... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinian superstar scored the 23rd hat-trick of his career against Levante, leading Barcelona to its eleventh consecutive victory.
Lionel Messi had one more amazing night with Barcelona, leading his team to a comfortable 5-0 win against Levante. Messi scored the 23rd hat-trick of his career playing in La Liga, and his 34th considering all competitions.
Messi participated in four of his team's goals, assisting Neymar's opener after 17 minutes. His first goal of the evening came during the 38th minute mark, taking full advantage... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona will host Levante on February 15th for their 23d fixture of the 2014-15 La Liga season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Athletic Barcelona vs Levante below.
Barcelona will be looking for their 11th straight victory when they face Levante at Camp Nou. With their previous match ending 5-0 in favor of Los Blaugranas, Luis Enrique's side will try to keep their one point distance with Real Madrid, who defeated Deportivo on Saturday.
It seems that Barcelona's early year defeat against Real Sociedad came just at the right time, because the tide has changed... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian superstar's transfer to Barcelona is being investigated for tax evasion. Former President Rosell resigned due to this incident.
The controversy surrounding Neymar's transfer to Barcelona continues. Earlier today, president Josep Maria Bartomeu denied being involved in the Brazilian player's signing with Los Blaugranas, blaming former president Sandro Rosell of any wrongdoing on that matter.
According to sources present in today's hearing, Bartomeu told Judge Pablo Ruz he wasn't involved in Neymar's transaction... Read the rest of the article »
Are you really a die hard Lionel Messi fan? Take this test to see how much you actually know about one of the greatest players ever.
Do you consider yourself to be a Lionel Messi fan? Well, then you may have no problem answering a few questions about the player's astonishing career.
We all know that Messi is La Liga's all-time top scorer, that he recently got his third tattoo, and of course, we are all aware that he is yet to make his mark with his National team. But can you stand a chance answering questions about... Read the rest of the article »
Villarreal will travel to Barcelona for the first leg of their 2014-15 Copa del Rey semi-final. Check out live streaming & TV info for Barcelona vs Villarreal below.
On Wednesday, Barcelona will host Villarreal in a Copa del Rey semi-final that could prove to be more exciting than how it would seem on paper. The "Yellow Submarine" will visit Camp Nou Stadium for the second time in ten days, trying to prove that their last meeting against Los Blaugranas was no fluke, while Luis Enrique's side will try to validate their title chances in a tournament that... Read the rest of the article »