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The Argentinean player was sentenced to serve one year in prison, but his attorneys have assured he will only pay a fine, being a first-time offender.
Midfield master Javier Mascherano had his day in court over a tax fraud investigation. The former Liverpool player was sentenced to spend one year in jail, adding an €815,000 fine after being found guilty of tax evasion charges back in 2011 and 2012.
The 31-year old player stayed in court for only ten minutes, and after the sentence was revealed, Mascherano’s attorneys requested the... Read the rest of the article »
The rumors surrounding Neymar's possible move to Real Madrid do not seem to end anytime soon.
It is now emerging that Barcelona star Neymar Jr held a secret meeting with Real Madrid in Zurich during the 2015 Ballon d’Or gala, according to Spanish outlet Onda Cero.
The outlet claims that the Brazil international together with his father and agent Wagner Ribeiro and Andre Cury, met with Los Blancos lawyers in Zurich, where a possible transfer from Camp Nou to the Santiago Bernabeu... Read the rest of the article »
The top 20 richest football clubs in the world for the year 2014 to 2015 have been revealed.
The Deloitte Money League has released a list of the top 20 richest clubs in the world in 2014/2015. Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid are top of the list, followed by their bitter rivals FC Barcelona, while Premier League giants Manchester United come third.
Los Blancos have been on top of the Money League list for the 11th consecutive season as the world’s leading revenue-generating... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan striker was unconvinced his presence was necessary, especially after how football's governing body handled his 2014 World Cup incident.
Luis Suárez hasn't forgotten how FIFA handled his incident with Giorgio Chiellini during the 2014 World Cup, as he revealed he was given the chance to attend the 2015 Ballon D'Or gala, but he decided not to show up.
According to Suárez, this was just an attempt from FIFA to make him feel beloved, but the reason to invite him was not satisfying enough for Suárez, who respectfully... Read the rest of the article »
The Blaugrana superstar tried to put an end to all the rumors about him leaving to the Premier League, claiming Barcelona is 'his home'.
After almost a year surrounded by controversy, Lionel Messi stepped up and delivered the words every Barcelona fan wanted to hear. During an interview, the Argentinean slammed all those rumors linking him to a Premier League side by stating that the thought of leaving Los Blaugranas has never crossed his mind.
"I'll never play for another European club. Barcelona is my home and I want to... Read the rest of the article »
FC Barcelona travel to San Mames to play Athletic Bilbao in their first leg fixture of the Copa del Rey quarterfinals.
The Spanish giants approach this fixture just three days after thrashing Bilbao 6-0 at the Camp Nou in their La Liga meeting. However, despite being the underdogs, things could be a little bit different at San Mames; the hosts have not lost a match at home in their last 10 games and they will be hoping to increase the tally to 11 when they face the Catalans.
Ernesto Valverde’s men are... Read the rest of the article »
The Blaugrana midfielder believes Atletico's players have shown more drive and desire to win the championship than Real Madrid, making them more dangerous.
The endless dispute between Real Madrid and Barcelona has finally come to an end, or at least that's what Sergio Busquets thinks. The talented holding midfielder believes that Atletico Madrid's players are more threatening for Los Blaugranas' intention of winning La Liga once again, leaving no chance for Real Madrid to add a 33rd domestic title to their cabinets.
"As of now, I believe that... Read the rest of the article »
Lionel Messi has provided a new twist to the rumors concerning his possible move out of Camp Nou.
Barcelona star Lionel Messi has refused to rule out a move to English Premier League giants Manchester City or their French counterparts Paris Saint-Germain.
The 5-time Ballon d’Or winner revealed that although he wanted to stay at Barcelona for the longest time, anything could happen in the world of football. The Argentine was speaking during an interview with France Football (as reported... Read the rest of the article »
It seems the rivalry between Real Madrid and Barcelona has risen to a whole new level.
On Sunday night, after Real Madrid thumped Sporting Gijon 5-1 at the Santiago Bernabeu, star forward Cristiano Ronaldo was asked by journalists whether it was tiring that the Barcelona duo of Dani Alves and Gerard Pique loved to talk about him.
In his response, he said:
''It is normal. Because whoever talks about Cris gets the cover page (of newspapers and magazines) the next day!’’
However... Read the rest of the article »
Lionel Messi opened the scoring for Barcelona against from the spot in the 7th minute of the game.
Lionel Messi was on target for the Catalans in the 7th minute of the game through a penalty kick. Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Gorka Iraizoz brought down Luis Suarez in the box, and was immediately shown the red card in the 5th minute of the game. Leo stepped up and calmly converted it into the net to hand the hosts an early lead.
Barca are facing Athletic Bilbao for the fourth time this season... Read the rest of the article »
Barely a month into active football with Barcelona, Aleix Vidal has revealed what he thinks about Real Madrid manager.
Barcelona winger Aleix Vidal has revealed he hopes Real Madrid manager fails to win any trophy with the Spanish giants. The 43-year-old Frenchman replaced Rafa Benitez at the Santiago Bernabeu last week.
The Spanish tactician had only spent seven months with Los Blancos, but failed to impress their fans, especially after losing crucial matches against their rivals FC Barcelona and Sevilla.
Zidane... Read the rest of the article »
The draw for the Copa del Rey quarter-final matches has been conducted.
Defending Champions FC Barcelona will face Athletic Bilbao in the quarter finals of this season’s Copa del Rey. The two clubs faced each other last year in the finals and only one of them will make it to this year’s finals after being paired against each other.
Watch the highlights of the 2015 Copa del Rey final between Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao
The first leg fixture will... Read the rest of the article »
The center back has been involved in a number of controversies this season after voicing his thoughts about other teams on social media.
Barcelona's center back Gerard Pique could be sanctioned after being involved in a number of controversies in the ongoing La Liga season.
The outspoken defender will be investigated by Spain's Football Federation Anti-Violence Comission, given that some of his tweets could be "too offensive" for some parties to handle.
The news broke out today, following the Round of 16 match... Read the rest of the article »
It seems Ballon d’Or 2015 winner Lionel Messi is not only good at winning titles and breaking records, but also responding to insults.
The Argentine has been trending on social media since he won the Ballon d’Or after beating his closest competitors Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar Jr. He further made headlines in the media after a brief altercation with Espanyol defender Alvaro, during their second leg Copa del Rey fixture on Wednesday night. Barcelona won the match 2-0 to guarantee a place in the quarter finals but despite the... Read the rest of the article »
While Los Blancos aim to sign the talented French midfielder, Barcelona will try to lure Juve's midfielder as soon as possible to extend their dinasty.
After being linked to a possible move to La Liga last year, it seems that one of Spain's top teams is preparing a huge bid to sign Juventus' midfielder Paul Pogba.
The French footballer has been rumored to be looking for options to continue his playing career, and with Zinedine Zidane's appointment as new Real Madrid coach, Los Blancos' chances of landing Pogba would have been given a boost.... Read the rest of the article »
The French midfielder, who sported a flamboyant jacket to the Ballon D'Or gala, has been linked to Los Blaugranas for quite some time.
Paul Pogba stole the show during the Ballon D'Or gala, even if he wasn't one of the nominees to the top award.
The French footballer, who was included in the FIFPro World XI, signed a number of autographs prior to making his way to his seat. One of those fans asked for his signature to be printed on a Barcelona jersey, which the French player obliged. Curiously enough, Pogba chose that particular... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinean ace scored five goals in the team's two games of the week, leaving no doubt about his full recovery from that injury.
It was just another day at the office for Lionel Messi, as the South American striker scored his 25th hat trick in La Liga games. Barcelona keeps the upper hand in the Spanish title race, as they have a game in hand due to their participation in the Club World Cup. Luis Enrique's crew could go to sleep as La Liga's leaders if Atletico can't win their game.
Back to Messi, the Argentine ace scored... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona could reclaim the top spot on the La Liga table if they beat Granada at the Camp Nou today.
The Spanish giants continue with their title defence campaign when they host Granada at the Nou Camp, just a few days after dismissing their bitter rivals Espanyol 4-1 in a heated encounter. League leaders Atletico Madrid are not in action until January 10, and this gives the Blaugrana more hopes of ascending to the top of the La Liga table.
On the other hand, Granada come into this fixture... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian right back complained about the approach some reporters give to what happens on and off the pitch. The club might take disciplinary action against him.
Brazilian right back Dani Alves started controversy on social media with an Instagram post, where he criticized Spanish media outlets for their approach on some of the team's news.
Alves claims some sources leave key parts of the information out of the public's reach, twisting the real news as it suits their interests. Here's Alves' post translated in full.
"Truthfully, everyday... Read the rest of the article »
Tras su victoria entre semana contra el Espanyol en la Copa del Rey, los Blaugranas buscan retomar la punta de La Liga recibiendo al Granada.
Tras dejar escapar un par de puntos en su duelo anterior de liga contra Espanyol, Barcelona busca volver a la senda del triunfo cuando reciba al Granada en el Camp Nou. Para ello, los de Luis Enrique ya podrán utilizar a sus refuerzos Arda Turán y Aleix Vidal, pero la famosa "MSN" estará incompleta, por la suspensión del centro delantero Luis Suárez.
Los... Read the rest of the article »