ALL POSTS TAGGED "barcelona"


/ 7 days ago

Barcelona, Real Madrid boycott LaLiga meeting in Dubai

Spanish giants Barcelona and Real Madrid both say that they will not attend a LaLiga meeting next week. Held in Dubai, the league's Extraordinary General Assembly is all set to take place on December 7th. Both clubs, as well as the rest of the LaLiga teams, were notified of the meeting on November 25th. Barcelona, […]


/ 35 days ago

Gerard Piqué announces retirement from Barcelona

Gerard Piqué announced his plan for retirement from FC Barcelona after the club's fixture on Saturday against Almería. The 35-year-old spent the majority of his youth and senior career with the Catalan club. Arriving in 2008 from Manchester United, Piqué has 396 appearances in the Blaugrana kit. Piqué's announcement is a surprising one, and one […]


/ 36 days ago

Barcelona reportedly interested in Arsenal's Mikel Arteta

Barcelona has reportedly identified Mikel Arteta as a possible successor to current boss Xavi. The Spanish giants are currently in the midst of an inconsistent season. While they have won 10 of their first dozen LaLiga matches, they have also already been knocked out of the Champions League. Champions League Group C was widely considered […]


/ 43 days ago

Barcelona out of Champions League, Liverpool progress

Barcelona crashed out of the Champions League on Wednesday. In fact, the Spanish giants knew their fate before kickoff against Bayern Munich. Inter Milan thumped Viktoria Plzen 4-0 earlier in the day. A brace from Edin Dzeko highlighted the massive victory for the Italian club. Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Romelu Lukaku also added goals for Inter. […]


/ 48 days ago

LaLiga teams may force strike over Super League plans

Spain's LaLiga could face a strike later this month. The league, as well as many teams, are upset over Barcelona and Real Madrid. The two giants still entertain hopes of keeping the European Super League. LaLiga president Javier Tebas organized a meeting with Spain's sports minister Miquel Iceta regarding the issue. Also, the meeting involves […]


/ 51 days ago

Barcelona fan group in court over Messi's move to PSG

A Barcelona fan group appeared in court on Tuesday to claim that PSG unfairly signed Lionel Messi. If the European Court determines the group's claims are warranted, a full investigation into the matter proceeds. Based in Lyon, France, the fan group insists that the transaction of the player violated by the transaction of the player. […]


/ 53 days ago

Real Madrid’s Clásico win shows gulf between giants

Real Madrid took a 3-1 victory in the first Clásico of the 2022/23 LaLiga Santander season. Carlo Ancelotti’s side were the pre-match favorites, but the ease with which they won shows the gulf between the two giants. Barcelona have improved tremendously since their harrowing 8-2 defeat to Bayern Munich in 2020. Xavi Hernandez has the […]


/ 54 days ago

5 best supported European clubs in the United States

European soccer clubs hold a massive following in the United States. Fans look to attach themselves to a team they can identify with, without the traditional regional barriers. The explosion of popularity the Premier League has seen over the past two decades has trickled into US markets. Now, fans want association with the high-profile brands […]


/ 55 days ago

Neymar faces possible prison sentence on corruption, fraud charges

Brazilian superstar Neymar faces a possible prison sentence in a case regarding his move to Barcelona in 2013. Investment firm DIS claims they are owed money because the player’s full value was not met in the transfer. The trial begins next month. DIS owned 40% of Neymar’s rights when he departed Santos in Brazil for […]


/ 55 days ago

Barcelona to wear Drake 'OVO' logo on shirt in El Clásico

Barcelona announced a special shirt featuring the logo for OVO, the Drake brand, against Real Madrid on Sunday. The move is to celebrate the rapper/singer becoming the first artist to surpass 50 billion streams on Spotify. The streaming service previously entered a partnership with Barca earlier in the year. Beginning for the current campaign and […]


/ 57 days ago

Inter push Barcelona to brink of Champions League exit

Barcelona came within a few minutes of being knocked out of the Champions League on Wednesday. Inter Milan came into the Nou Camp and put three into the net of a shaky Barcelona defense. Late into the game, Inter's Robin Gosens put the visitors up 3-2. However, Superstar striker Robert Lewandowski scored in added time […]