Archives for September 2014

FC Barcelona Ready For PSG Clash Says Luis Enrique

According to Luis Enrique, FC Barcelona is ready for the clash with Paris Saint Germain tonight. The Catalans meet the French Championship winners in the first leg of their Champions League clash and PSG boss Laurent Blanc has warned that his side will not sit back and wait. It has all the ingredients of being a great game tonight in Paris. More on this story

Messi hits 400 goals in 6 nil defeat of Granada

The Barça and Argentina talisman scored his 400th and 401st career goals during his side’s 6-0 thrashing of Granada on Saturday and spoke of his delight at reaching the milestone. next up for Barcelona is Tuesday evening’s clash against Paris Saint-Germain. More on Messi’s 400 goals

FC Barcelona vs Granada preview

FC Barcelona have a chance to redeem themselves against Granada at the weekend. After the dismal 0-0 draw against Málaga, Barça will be looking for a convincing win against the Andalusian side before they face PSG in the Champions League. More on the Barcelona v Granada match

Luis Enrique bemoans Barcelona’s lack of precision

Luis Enrique bemoaned Barcelona’s lack of precision last night in a 0-0 draw that lacked the spark of other games this season. Tempers flared as the Malaga defense kept Messi in check with Brazilian born Weligton Oliveira grabbing hold of the Argentine’s face which got him a yellow card. Read more about the Messi Weligton incident

Will Gerard Piqué return to Manchester United?

Spanish newspaper AS has posed the possibility of a dramatic return to Old Trafford by Gerard Piqué it appears. While Piqué may be out of favour with Luis Enrique, the possibility of a return to the EPL could be difficult given the player’s high profile and length of contract. More on this story

Barça’s loss is our gain says Mourinho

Barça’s loss is our gain says Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho speaking about Cesc Fàbregas.The Chelasea manager still cannot believe that Cesc was let go by FC Barcelona for the fee of £27M. Mourinho also feels that Cesc has settled down nicely in West London. More on this story

FC Barcelona brush aside Levante with ease in 5-0 drubbing

FC Barcelona gave another exhibition in football on Sunday against Levante in a 5-0 drubbing. Goals came from Neymar, Rakitic, Sandro, Pedro and Messi, who scored a cheeky goal by chipping the hapless Levante keeper. Read the match report here

Arsenal target Samper impresses on his Barça debut

Arsenal target Sergi Samper has impressed everyone on his Barça debut against Cypriot outfit Apoel Nicosia in the Champions league. The 19 year old holding midfielder managed to produce a fine display stringing together 102 pass with an astonishing 93% accuracy rate. More on Sergi Samper