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Barcelona have reportedly decided against appealing the €30,000 fine issued to them by UEFA for pro-Catalan flags during the Champions League final on June 6.
Josep Maria Bartomeu is confident that Barcelona have what it takes to become the first club in the Champions League era to retain the European cup.
Barcelona say they will consider challenging UEFA’s decision to fine them €30,000 for the presence of pro-Catalan flags during last month’s Champions League final.
UEFA have opened an investigation into Barcelona fans who displayed pro-Catalan independence flags at the recent Champions League final.
Arsenal won’t receive a bonus of €4m after Barcelona won the Champions League as Thomas Vermaelen didn’t feature in the competition.
Diego Simeone has admitted he was pained to watch the Champions League final between Barcelona and Juventus as it brought back memories of a year ago.
Lionel Messi led Barcelona’s end-of-season celebrations on Sunday, declaring the treble signalled the beginning of a new chapter in the club’s history.
Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu has admitted that Paul Pogba “is one of the best players in Europe, but we respect Juventus”.
Neymar believes his critics have been silenced following Barcelona’s 3-1 victory over Juventus in the Champions League final on Saturday.
Gerard Pique has joked that Barcelona’s treble “all started with Kevin Roldan”, the singer at Cristiano Ronaldo’s now-infamous 30th birthday party.
Alvaro Morata reportedly refused to comment on whether he would still be a Juventus player next season after Saturday’s defeat to Barcelona in the Champions League final.
Josep Maria Bartomeu has claimed that he “imagined” Barcelona winning the treble last summer.
Xavi Hernandez reflected on “an unbeatable way to bow out” as he marked his final match for Barcelona with victory in the Champions League final.
Andres Iniesta admitted “there are no words to describe what we’ve achieved” after Barcelona’s Champions League triumph against Juventus on Saturday.
Massimiliano Allegri believes Juventus lacked experience during Saturday’s 3-1 defeat to Barcelona in the Champions League final.
Dani Alves has admitted that “it would be a pleasure to join Milan” following Barcelona’s 3-1 victory over Juventus in the Champions League final on Saturday.
Luis Enrique has refused to confirm whether he will remain Barcelona’s Coach following Saturday’s 3-1 victory over Juventus in the Champions League final.
Ivan Rakitic has thanked Barcelona’s former sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta for ensuring he was part of the side’s Champions League triumph on Saturday.
Paul Pogba has admitted that Juventus’ heads dropped in the Champions League final once Barcelona regained their lead.
Luis Suarez has paid tribute to Juventus for making Barcelona “suffer” en route to Saturday’s 3-1 victory in the Champions League final.
Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Andres Iniesta stood out in Football Espana’s player ratings as Barcelona beat Juventus to win the Champions League.
Barcelona are crowned kings of Europe for a fifth time after beating Juventus 3-1 in the Champions League final at Berlin’s Olympiastadion on Saturday.
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The time has come for Barcelona and Juventus to do battle at Berlin’s Olympiastadion, with the 2014-15 Champions League trophy up for grabs.
Zinedine Zidane has backed Juventus striker Alvaro Morata to do the business against Barcelona in the Champions League final tonight.
Carlos Tevez has admitted that Juventus’ best may not be enough to beat Barcelona in the Champions League final on Saturday.
Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon believes Barcelona are clear favourites to win the Champions League final on Saturday.
Gerard Pique claims Barcelona “like to have the ball, but this season we also like to fight” ahead of Saturday’s Champions League final against Juventus.
Barcelona forward Neymar says he is relishing “the big one” as he prepares to take part in the first Champions League final of his career on Saturday.
Luis Enrique has hailed his “unique generation” of Barcelona players ahead of Saturday’s Champions League final against Juventus.
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