Archives for March 2015

Arsenal and Liverpool target Pedro to cost £15million

FC Barcelona have told Arsenal and Liverpool that Pedro is theirs for £15million. The 27 year old still has 15 months on his current contract but has slipped down the pecking order and doesn’t look like getting a look in with the likes of Messi, Neymar and Suárez in front of him.

Hristo Stoichkov brands Louis van Gaal “scum”

Hristo Stoichkov has labelled Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal, his former manager at Barcelona, as “scum”. Stoichkov, who spent seven seasons at Barcelona and worked under Louis van Gaal at the Nou Camp in the late 1990s, told L’Equipe that he blamed the Dutchman for his departure from the club.

Barcelona interest in Koke leave United and Chelsea in cold

FC Barcelona’s interest in Atlético Madrid midfielder Koke has all but left Premier League clubs like City, United and Chelsea out in the cold. The Premier League clubs might have to throw in the towel as it would be difficult to convince the 32 year-old of a move to England having interest from a club like Barça.

Barcelona let off hook by forgiving Real Madrid

FC Barcelona was let off the hook by Real Madrid on Sunday who failed to capitalise on their chances of winning the Clasico. The game ended up 2-1 in Barça’s favour despite Real Madrid having the better of the first half. The game was put to bed by Luis Suárez who scored an absolute peach of a goal, much to the delight of the Nou Camp.

Points to think about ahead of the Clasico

Barcelona play Real Madrid on Sunday in one of the hottest Clasico matches in recent times. We analyse a few points of interest that will probably prove decisive at the Nou Camp on Sunday such as the return of Sergio Ramos, Mascherano’s opportunity and the all-awaited Bale vs Bartra part two.

Barça makes it through but Hart saves citizens from scandalous scoreline

Barcelona made it through to the quarter finals of the Champions league last night against Manchester City but it was Joe Hart who spared the visitors from more than just a red face by keeping the scoreline to a single goal. Sergio Aguero had the chance to equal the scores but his pathetic penalty was comfortably saved by ter Stegen.

Will Barcelona win the La Liga title this season?

Barcelona are poised to take Atlético Madrid’s La Liga crown as it looks like the club are firing on all cylinders once again. The Catalan club play Manchester City in the Champions League before meeting old foes Real Madrid in El Clasico and they are 100% focussed on both games.

Luis Suaréz: “I left England because I was tired of the press”

Barcelona frontman Luis Suárez has said that he left England because he was tired of the press. In an interview with Bein Sports, the Uruguayan spoke about his time playing in England and his current situation at FC Barcelona.