Category: Barcelona

Barcelona News: Luis Suarez responds to commitment questions – Goal
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Barcelona News: Luis Suarez responds to commitment questions – Goal

The Uruguayan took to social media to underline his professionalism a day after sitting out his team’s painful reverse at the hands of Valencia Luis Suarez has issued an angry response to questions over his commitment to Barcelona after he missed the Copa del Rey final due to knee surgery. The Uruguay striker opted to…

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Why Barcelona and Juve are likely to miss out on De Ligt – Calciomercato.com english news
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Why Barcelona and Juve are likely to miss out on De Ligt – Calciomercato.com english news

26 May at 10:45 Spanish giants FC Barcelona are expected to miss out on the signature of highly-rated Ajax defender Matthijs De Ligt who is also a target of Serie A champions Juventus. It was widely believed that De Ligt will join the Catalan giants after his Ajax teammate Frenkie de Jong has joined the…

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Barcelona lose Copa final to Valencia: Catalan press reacts – AS English
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Barcelona lose Copa final to Valencia: Catalan press reacts – AS English

Campeonato Brasileño Serie A Fórmula 1 1 1h43:28.290 L. Hamilton Mercedes 2 a 2.600 S. Vettel Ferrari 3 a 3.200 V. Bottas Mercedes 6 a 53.500 C. Sainz Jr. Mclaren Giro de Italia Ivrea – Como Participant Time — — — — — — Liga Belga COMPLETED Royal Antwerp RAN 3 Charleroi CHR 2 Liga…

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Barcelona Transfer News: Catalans gear up for clear-out as Bartomeu admits players will leave – Goal
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Barcelona Transfer News: Catalans gear up for clear-out as Bartomeu admits players will leave – Goal

Philippe Coutinho and Samuel Umtiti are among the Blaugrana stars rumoured to be close to the exit after a disastrous end to the current season A number of Barcelona stars may be packing their bags in anticipation of a summer clear-out after president Josep Bartomeu revealed that some players will be let go.  The Catalans…

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Barcelona: Messi, Piqué, Suárez call crisis talks on team bus – AS English
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Barcelona: Messi, Piqué, Suárez call crisis talks on team bus – AS English

Barcelona’s major dressing-room figures immediately set about seeking answers after the Blaugrana suffered fresh disappointment in this weekend’s Copa del Rey final. If the Champions League capitulation against Liverpool had already left the Barça squad firmly in the doldrums, Saturday’s defeat to Valencia in Seville merely served to confirm the need for drastic measures at…

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Barcelona miss out on the double… and on De Ligt? – MARCA.com
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Barcelona miss out on the double… and on De Ligt? – MARCA.com

Transfer market More attractive offer from Manchester UnitedMatthijs de Ligt. This may turn out to be a very frustrating week for Barcelona as they have just lost in the Copa del Rey final and may also be about to suffer a defeat in the transfer market.The Catalan club have been pushing to sign Matthijs de Ligt…

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Valencia stun Barcelona, win Copa del Rey – P.M. News
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Valencia stun Barcelona, win Copa del Rey – P.M. News

Valenicia players rejoice after winning Copa del Rey, beating Barcelona Valencia defeated Barcelona 2-1 to win their eighth Copa del Rey on Saturday night, their first since 2007-08. Two goals within 12 minutes in the first half by Kevin Gameiro and Rodrigo put the visitors ahead at Estadio Benito Villamarin in Sevilla, while Lionel Messi…

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Barcelona News: Ernesto Valverde not to blame for Copa del Rey loss – Bartomeu – Goal
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Barcelona News: Ernesto Valverde not to blame for Copa del Rey loss – Bartomeu – Goal

Saturday’s reverse has only heightened the pressure on the Blaugrana coach, who nevertheless insists he can turn things around Barcelona’s Copa del Rey final defeat to Valencia on Saturday was not the fault of under-pressure coach Ernesto Valverde, according to the club’s president Josep Maria Bartomeu. A 2-1 defeat at Real Betis’ Benito Villamarin in…

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Barcelona news: Pique admits season could have been better after cup final defeat – Goal
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Barcelona news: Pique admits season could have been better after cup final defeat – Goal

The defender called Valencia ‘well-deserved champions’, but said the Barca players expected so much more this season Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has admitted his club’s season could have been better after they finally lost their grip on the Copa del Rey following a 2-1 defeat to Valencia. Having lifted the trophy in four consecutive seasons,…

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Barcelona – Valencia: Copa del Rey team news, predicted XIs – AS English
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Barcelona – Valencia: Copa del Rey team news, predicted XIs – AS English

Barcelona face Valencia in tonight’s Copa del Rey final in Seville with the chance to win the tournament for an unprecedented fifth year in a row – and, in the process, clinch a second straight league and cup double under coach Ernesto Valverde. Despite their domestic domination in Valverde’s time in charge, however, there are…

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9 Barcelona players to be sold after the Copa del Rey Final – FanSided
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9 Barcelona players to be sold after the Copa del Rey Final – FanSided

VIGO, SPAIN – MAY 04: Ernesto Valverde the manager of FC Barcelona looks on prior to the La Liga match between RC Celta de Vigo and FC Barcelona at Abanca Balaidos Stadium on May 04, 2019 in Vigo, Spain. (Photo by Quality Sport Images/Getty Images) As many as nine Barcelona players will not continue next…

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Ludovit Reis, Barcelona sign the antithesis of Frenkie de Jong – MARCA.com
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Ludovit Reis, Barcelona sign the antithesis of Frenkie de Jong – MARCA.com

Transfer market More of a physically imposing midfielderLudovit Reis and Dolberg. EFEAfter the signing of Frenkie de Jong, Barcelona have returned to the Netherlands to bring Groningen’s Ludovit Reis to the Camp Nou.Many see Reis as the opposite to what De Jong provides in midfield, but Barcelona will have both Dutchmen on their books next season.Reis,…

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Report: Barcelona fear De Ligt snub as Manchester United improve their offer – The Football Faithful
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Report: Barcelona fear De Ligt snub as Manchester United improve their offer – The Football Faithful

Harry Diamond 24/05/2019 Transfer Rumours Barcelona are fearful Matthijs de Ligt could snub a move to the Nou Camp with reports suggesting Manchester United have increased their offer for the Ajax star.The Spanish champions had been favourites to secure the signing of one of world football’s most in-demand players, with the 19-year-old having excelled in…

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Barcelona news: ‘It was a nightmare’ – Gerard Pique admits Blaugrana are still haunted by Champions League mauling at Liverpool – Goal.com
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Barcelona news: ‘It was a nightmare’ – Gerard Pique admits Blaugrana are still haunted by Champions League mauling at Liverpool – Goal.com

The Spanish champions were the victims of a stunning comeback at Anfield, which the World Cup-winning defender is eager to move on from Gerard Pique has admitted that Barcelona’s Champions League semi-final exit at the hands of Liverpool was a “nightmare” and the squad has not yet fully recovered. Jurgen Klopp’s side suffered a 3-0…

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Barcelona transfer news: Frenkie de Jong arrival set to put Ivan Rakitic’s place under threat – Goal.com
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Barcelona transfer news: Frenkie de Jong arrival set to put Ivan Rakitic’s place under threat – Goal.com

The Croatia international believes he and the 22-year-old do not play the same role but club executives view the situation differently The acquisition of Frenkie de Jong is likely to put Ivan Rakitic’s place at Barcelona under threat, Goal understands. The 31-year-old Croatia international has been linked to a potential move away from the champions…

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