Category Archives: New signings

Douglas Pereira signs for five years

Last week’s news became official today when the 24-year-old Brazilian Douglas Pereira dos Santos signed a five-year contract to become Barça’s seventh signing of the summer. The fee has been reported as €4 million +€1.5 million in variables which will … Continue reading

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Jeremy Mathieu confirmed as Barça’s latest signing

It has just been made official that Jeremy Mathieu will sign for Barça for the next four years. Barça will pay the €20 million asking price to Valencia for the Frenchman. This morning Mathieu travelled from Valencia to Madrid with … Continue reading

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Barça confirm Luis Suarez signing

Luis Suarez has been confirmed today as Barça’s latest signing. The fee has not been disclosed but according to El Mundo Deportivo Barça will pay Liverpool €81 million for the player. The 27-year-old will sign a five-year contract and he will be presented … Continue reading

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Luis Suarez or Alexis Sanchez

The news that Barça are negotiating with Liverpool for the transfer of Luis Suarez worries me deeply. Don’t get me wrong, Suarez is a fantastic player who is capable of causing problems to the best of defences, and I’m not … Continue reading

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Agreement for Claudio Bravo

Barça and Real Sociedad arrived to an agreement today for the transfer of Chilean goalkeeper Claudio Bravo. Barça will pay €12 million to the Basque club for the 31-year-old keeper while Johnathan dos Santos will not be included in the … Continue reading

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Barça confirm deal for Rakitic

It’s been a long wait today for the official announcement but Barça have finally confirmed the signing of 26-year-old midfielder Ivan Rakitic from Sevilla. Barça will pay €18 million for the Croatian who was born in Switzerland with an additional … Continue reading

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Barça banned from transfer market for one year

Shock news this morning as FIFA announce that Barça have been banned from signing or selling any players during the next two transfer windows, summer 2014 and winter 2014/15. The punishment is a result of irregular dealings in signing 10 … Continue reading

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Match Preview: FC Barcelona vs Almeria (game 26 liga 2013/14)

It’s not been a good week at Can Barça. Last week’s 3-1 defeat at Real Sociedad, which left the team three points behind Real Madrid at the top of La Liga, was followed by the news on Monday that Barça had … Continue reading

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Marc-André Ter Stegen to replace Victor Valdés

The sporting director of Borussia Mönchengladbach, Max Eberl, confirmed today that 21-year-old goalkeeper Marc-André Ter Stegen will not continue at the German club next season. Barça’s interest in the young keeper is well known and Eberl stated that “Marc-André has informed … Continue reading

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Copa del Rey Preview: Cartagena vs FC Barcelona (last 32 1st leg)

The quest for the 2013/14 Copa del Rey begins for Barça tomorrow night with a first leg game of the last 32 round at Cartagena (Friday 10 pm). Xavi Hernández (calf) and Andrés Iniesta (hamstring) join Leo Messi, Dani Alves … Continue reading

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