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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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Xavi set for move to Qatar

The rumours began a couple of weeks ago but reports today in the Barcelona media suggest that the legend who we all know as Xavi Hernández has made up his mind to leave Barça this summer in order to join … Continue reading

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PSG knocking on Messi’s door

According to Catalan TV show Efectivament, one of the possible explanations for the drop in Leo Messi’s form is because the player believes Barça want to sell him. At first the idea seems fantastical but it is known the club … 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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Match Report: FC Barcelona 4 Real Sociedad 1

The 70,066 at Camp Nou tonight were treated to an authentic exhibition as Barça beat Real Sociedad 4-1 to equal the club’s best ever start to the league season with six wins out of six. Doubts raised about the style … Continue reading

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Denis Suárez signs for Barça B

After weeks of rumours Barça have secured the signing of Denis Suárez Fernández from Manchester City. The 19-year-old midfielder who started his career at Celta before moving to City in 2011 has signed for four years and will initially play … Continue reading

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Barça’s frustrating hunt for a centre-back

With just over a week remaining until the opening games of La Liga 2013/14 Barça have still not managed to secure the much-needed signing of a central defender. The two most-talked-about candidates, Chelsea’s David Luiz and Liverpool’s Daniel Agger, are … Continue reading

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Are Barça about to lose Thiago Alcántara?

According to the local press Barça could be on the point of losing one of our most promising youngsters, Thiago Alcántara. It is well known that Thiago has a release clause of only €18 million due to him not playing in 60% … Continue reading

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How Guardiola made his move to Bayern

I’ve just read this fascinating story on Guardiola’s move to Bayern in today’s El Pais. It’s so interesting I decided to translate it to English so you can all read it in full. The original story was printed in Germany’s … Continue reading

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Puyol staying at Barça

It’s been a pretty frantic week in the media with the usual rumours filling the papers about possible signings. What has been more noticeable has been the speculation involving players who are apparently not happy with their situation at the … Continue reading

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