ARTICLES RELATING TO BARCELONA

Martino defends Messi

2014-04-19 15:17

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino has defended Lionel Messi from criticism for his erratic play during three consecutive losses.

Gabriella Lenzi turns heads!

2014-04-17 15:00

This week's WAG watch focuses on Barcelona and Brazil striker Neymar's latest squeeze, Gabriella Lenzi, in all her glory!

Barca to appeal transfer ban

2014-04-02 21:34

Barcelona have confirmed that they are to appeal the transfer ban imposed by FIFA breaching rules in the signing of under-age players.

Transfer ban for Barcelona

2014-04-02 12:39

FIFA has banned Barcelona from signing any players for the next two transfer windows because of rule violations.

Messi will be world's best paid

2014-03-25 17:01

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has insisted that Lionel Messi will become the world's highest paid footballer.

Messi targeting Madrid

2014-03-17 11:58

Four-time World Player of the Year Lionel Messi has set his sights on beating Real Madrid next weekend.

Barcelona fearful of Aguero

2014-03-11 16:02

Barcelona expect Sergio Aguero to pose the biggest threat as Manchester City try to overcome a Champions League deficit.

Puyol set to leave Barcelona

2014-03-04 18:33

Carles Puyol has announced that he will leave Barcelona at the end of the season after a 15-year career at the Camp Nou.

Barca charged over tax fraud

2014-02-21 09:10

A judge indicted Spanish football champions Barcelona over alleged tax crimes linked to their signing of star striker Neymar.

Messi finish sees off City

2014-02-18 23:53

Barcelona will take a comfortable advantage back to the Camp Nou in their Champions League Last 16 tie against Manchester City.

Courts probe Neymar transfer

2014-01-30 08:18

Brazil's state prosecution has said it has called on tax authorities to probe the transfer of striker Neymar to Barcelona.

Barca hold emergency meeting

2014-01-23 19:05

Barcelona have announced a board meeting amid reports that president Sandro Rosell may be poised to resign.

Messi may not start for Barca

2014-01-11 11:22

Barcelona have yet to decide if Lionel Messi will play from the start in the top of the table La Liga clash at Atletico Madrid.

Messi to return to action

2014-01-07 16:12

Lionel Messi is expected to make his return from a hamstring injury when Barcelona host Getafe in the Copa del Rey.

Barcelona 'not scared' of City

2013-12-28 16:41

Barcelona are "not afraid" of facing Manchester City in the Champions League last 16, says midfielder Andres Iniesta.

Messi slams Barcelona boss

2013-12-20 12:22

Barcelona's Lionel Messi has lashed out at a club vice president who said the star didn't deserve an improvement on his contract.

Barca to face off with City

2013-12-16 13:44

Barcelona were handed a tough draw when they were paired with Manchester City in the last 16 of the Champions League.

Barca: Messi exit impossible

2013-12-12 20:21

Lionel Messi will be going nowhere as long as Sandro Rosell is in charge at Barcelona, the Catalans' president has said.

Real, Barca fined over rights

2013-12-02 18:10

Real Madrid, Barcelona, Sevilla and Racing Santander have been fined for breaking rules regulating the sale of television rights.

Messi lauds Ronaldo prowess

2013-11-21 13:00

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi praised archrival Cristiano Ronaldo's goal-scoring prowess in an interview published this week.

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Barca hamstrung without Messi

2013-11-11 16:05

Barcelona have announced that Lionel Messi will be sidelined for 6-8 weeks due to a muscle tear in his left hamstring.

Neymar eyeing El Clasico debut

2013-10-23 15:36

Neymar is eagerly anticipating his first experience of an El Clasico clash against Real Madrid at the Camp Nou.

Mueller denies Barcelona link

2013-10-19 22:21

Germany winger Thomas Mueller has confirmed reports he was in Barcelona, but has denied he met representatives from the club.

Cesc breaks Celtic hearts

2013-10-01 23:13

Cesc Fabregas has scored for Barcelona as they laboured past 10-man Celtic in their Group H Champions League match.

 

Gabriella Lenzi turns heads!

2014-04-17 15:10

This week's WAG watch focuses on Barcelona and Brazil striker Neymar's latest squeeze, Gabriella Lenzi, in all her glory!

Atletico send Barca packing

2014-04-09 23:02

Atletico Madrid are in the semi-finals of the Champions League for the first time in 40 years after beating Barcelona.

Ban could stunt Barca's growth

2014-04-02 18:00

Barcelona were hit by a one-year transfer ban from FIFA for "serious" breaches of rules in acquiring under-age players.

Neymar strike rescues Barca

2014-04-01 23:09

Neymar has rescued a draw for Barcelona after Atletico Madrid had led the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final.

Pep reveals Barca frustration

2014-03-19 17:00

Pep Guardiola has revealed how a defeat against Chelsea prompted him to end his reign as Barcelona's most successful coach.

Barca send City crashing

2014-03-12 23:58

Barcelona have cruised into the Champions League quarter-finals with an ultimately comfortable victory over Manchester City.

'Something is wrong' with Messi

2014-03-08 09:09

Something is not right with Lionel Messi, according to Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino, after the star appeared to vomit.

Uefa charges Pellegrini

2014-02-22 11:02

Manuel Pellegrini has been charged with misconduct for his referee rant after his side's 2 Champions League defeat to Barcelona.

City labelled as 'losers'

2014-02-20 21:01

Barcelona's Sergio Busquets says only "losers" make excuses after Manchester City tried justifying its Champions League loss.

Neymar blasts 'false friends'

2014-02-03 09:46

Neymar blasted "false friends" as he alluded to the strain of a tax probe into last year's money-spinning move to Barcelona.

Barca president Rosell quits

2014-01-24 07:43

The president of Spanish champion Barcelona has resigned to fight criminal accusations he misappropriated fund.

Barca opt to stay at Nou Camp

2014-01-20 22:45

Barcelona have rejected the option of building a new stadium and will push ahead with a remodelling of the Nou Camp.

Messi ready for 2014 challenge

2014-01-09 14:01

Lionel Messi said he is looking forward to another big year in 2014 after scoring twice in his comeback from injury.

Facebook milestone for Barca

2014-01-03 14:29

Barcelona have become the first sports club to gain 50 million fans on social networking platform, Facebook.

Iniesta extends Barca stay

2013-12-23 15:11

Andres Iniesta has signed a three-year contract extension that will keep him at Barcelona until the end of the 2017/18 season.

Iniesta extends Barca stay

2013-12-19 16:06

Barcelona have confirmed that Spanish international Andres Iniesta has agreed to extend his Barcelona contract until at least 2018.

Barcelona sign unique deal

2013-12-14 09:03

Barcelona have signed a sponsorship deal with American semiconductor chip maker Intel, whose logo never be seen...

Neymar leads Barca romp

2013-12-11 23:59

Neymar has bagged a hat-trick as Barcelona crushed Celtic to seal top spot in Champions League Group H.

Serero stars as Ajax beat Barca

2013-11-26 23:52

Ajax Amsterdam have kept their Champions League hopes alive after becoming the first side to beat Barcelona this season.

Valdes out for 6 weeks

2013-11-20 21:00

Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes will be sidelined for six weeks after injuring his right calf in Spain's defeat to South Africa.

Limping Messi rues injury

2013-11-13 07:49

Lionel Messi thanked his fans for their support and says it is "a pity" that he can not join his Barcelona team-mates on the pitch.

Messi magic steers Barca home

2013-11-06 23:49

Barcelona have booked their place in the Champions League last 16 as a Lionel Messi brace secured a home win over AC Milan.

Messi goal rescues Barca

2013-10-22 23:08

A Lionel Messi strike saw Barcelona maintain their lead at the top of Group H after drawing at AC Milan in the Champions League.

Real 'kidnap' Barca prodigy

2013-10-09 19:30

According to media reports, Real Madrid have snatched nine year-old Japanese prodigy Takuhiro Nakai from arch-rivals Barcelona.

Messi out for 2-3 weeks

2013-09-30 08:01

Barcelona's Lionel Messi will be sidelined for two to three weeks with an injury to his right leg, according to his club.

 
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