Premier League giants Manchester United have their sights set on Barca’s Alexis Sánchez according to the British press. The Manchester giants have not had the best of starts this season and are currently in 9th position behind leaders Arsenal FC, Liverpool and Mourinho’s Chelsea. However, Barcelona will not be thinking of letting Sánchez go as he is being counted on by Gerardo Martino.More about Alexis
Thiago Silva has asked why he was supposed to earn less at Barcelona. The PSG star’s comments were captured by The Guardian newspaper and says that “It was a difficult decision to say no twice to Barcelona”.
Thiago Silva says “life is full of tough decisions that sometimes go against what you dream.” Continue reading
FC Barcelona have snapped up young Manchester City starlet Denis Suarez for the fee of 1.5M euros. The 19-year-old attacking midfielder, who is a product of City’s youth program, will now join up with the Barca B team where he will be allowed to sharpen his skills.
Suarez has reportedly signed a four year deal with the Catalan club. More on Barca’s new signing Denis Suarez
It appears that new Argentine coach Gerardo Martino has put the breaks on any new signings of a central defender. Martino would like one and still hopes that he gets one, but with the prospect of bringing in a new player that cannot play Barca’s style of football and adapt quickly, Tata prefers to wait for Puyol. More on Martino’s stance on a new central defender
it’s been a long week at the Nou Camp and one full of both sad news and expectations. First the sad news of Tito’s departure then the possible candidates for the job. Pep Guardiola came out and said he was very affected by the news then we had the match against Pep’s new team Bayern Munich. Tata was then contracted and will be presented officially today. Read the rest of the Friday update here
Gerardo “Tata” Martino, new manager of FC Barcelona, appears to have his own candidate to strengthen the central defender’s position of the Catalan giants. Martino wants to bring to Barcelona Argentine defender Santiago Vergini of Newell’s Old Boys. More on Santiago Vergini
Bayern Munich have finally landed Barcelona’s Thiago Alcántara for 25Million euros. The two clubs have reached an agreement where the agreement also stipulates that a friendly will be played by them within four years.The 22 year midfielder leaves Barcelona after playing just two seasons for the Barca first team. More on Thiago and the Bayern Munich transfer deal
Marquinhos could be the key to unlocking a deal with Thiago Silva and the Roma defender is in the crosshairs of both Barca and Paris Saint-Germain. Both clubs are interested in the 19 year-old and are studying the possibility of a summer transfer.More on Roma’s Marquinhos