Archives for March 2014

Xavi heaps praise on possible United target Koke

Barcelona’s midfield general Xavi Hernández has heaped praise on Atlético Madrid’s Koke ahead of their Champions League tie on Tuesday at the Nou Camp. Koke is currently being scouted by some of the top clubs in europe including Man Utd after an incredible season so far. More on Xavi and Koke face to face

Alen Halilovic delighted at Nou Camp deal

Croatian midfielder Alen Halilovic is delighted at his Nou Camp deal. The 17 year-old teenage sensation has penned a five year deal with the Catalan club this week for £1.8million. More on teenage sensation Alen Halilovic

Real Madrid drop 3 points in race for La Liga crown

Real Madrid have gone from the darlings of La Liga to the ugly sister in one fell swoop. Sevilla was in charge of executing the death blow to the “Merengues” last night at the Estadio Sánchez Pizjuán in Sevilla. More on this story

Barcelona see off Celta and make 1,000 home wins

FC Barcelona made it 1,000 home wins and saw off Celta Vigo in style with a 3-0 walloping. Celta didn’t look like raining on Barca’s parade as the Catalans cruised to a comfortable win More on Barcelona’s 1,000th home win

Barca’s problem is Neymar alleges legend Cruyff

Barcelona legend and former Blaugrana coach Johan Cruyff believes the succulent contract given to young star Neymar has been part of the problem of the Catalan giant’s season this year.Read more on what Johan Cruff had to say about Neymar upsetting the balance at the Nou Camp

Samuel Eto’o blasts “coward” Guardiola

Ex Barcelona striker Samuel Eto’o has painted ex coach Pep Guardiola as a “coward” when the two were together at the Catalan club. Eto’o wasted no time in sticking the boot into his ex boss, who is currently at Bayern Munich and alleged that Pep hardly ever spoke to him. More on Eto’o here

7 goal “Clasico” lifts Barcelona morale

Lots of goals and lots of controversy as was to be expected in Sunday’s Clásico match between Real Madrid and Barcelona. The game ended up 3-4 in favour of the Catalans and the league has suddenly taken on a new twist with this very important win. More on the Clasico

Clasico will decide Martino’s future says Toshack

Ex Real Madrid coach John Toshack reckons this Sunday’s Clásico match between the two Spanish giants will decide coach Gerardo Martino’s future at the Camp Nou.The Welshman believes that Tata’s future may hinge on Sunday’s derby result. More on John Toshack