BARCELONA NEWS

Barcelona sporting director Robert Fernandez has been scouting in-form Lazio winger Luis Alberto with a view to a future move, say reports.
Barcelona defender Nelson Semedo has defended Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo’s form in La Liga this season.
Barcelona will attempt to bring forward the signing of Yerry Mina to January as fears grow about Javier Mascherano’s early exit, say reports in Spain.
UEFA have confirmed the dates of the first round of knockout fixtures for both the Champions League and Europa League following Monday’s draw.
Barcelona forward Gerard Deulofeu could be set to join Italian giants Napoli on a loan deal in January, according to reports.
Champions League holders Real Madrid will continue their defence of the competition against PSG while Barcelona and Sevilla face English opposition.
Villarreal Coach Javier Calleja believes Dani Raba’s challenge would not have received a red card if he was a Barcelona player.
Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre Ter Stegen has praised his Villarreal counterpart Sergio Asenjo following his return from an ACL injury.
Juventus are interested in a move for Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin next summer as a replacement for Stephan Lichtensteiner, according to reports.
Barcelona defender Jordi Alba has admitted he always looks to find Lionel Messi whenever he receives the ball because ‘he is the best player ever’.
Ernesto Valverde has described the understanding between Lionel Messi and Jordi Alba as “Barcelona’s life insurance”.
Luis Suarez hailed Barcelona for handling the ‘pressure’ in their 2-0 win at Villarreal and Paco Alcacer for changing the game.
Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi both got on the scoresheet as Barcelona returned to winning ways with a 2-0 victory over Villarreal on Sunday.
Football Espana brings you LIVE coverage of tonight's Liga clash between Villarreal and Barcelona, who need a win to keep their five-point lead at the top!
Barcelona are without Andres Iniesta for tonight's crucial encounter with Villarreal, who lose Pablo Fornals after he fainted in training.
Barcelona will be without Andres Iniesta for their crucial encounter with Villarreal on Sunday.
Ernesto Valverde insists Javier Mascherano still has a part to play at Barcelona. “He’s a point of reference in our dressing room.”
Chelsea are set to rival Barcelona for the signature of highly-rated Gremio midfielder Arthur who looks set for a move to Europe, say reports.
Cristiano Ronaldo hopes he and Barcelona counterpart Lionel Messi can continue their professional rivalry for years to come.
Valencia have reportedly opened talks to sign Barcelona full-back Aleix Vidal in January.
Real Madrid risk Manchester City or Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League last 16, while Barcelona could face old foes Chelsea or Bayern Munich.
Malaga have officially signed former Barcelona and Arsenal defender Ignasi Miquel on a three-and-a-half-year contract.
Lionel Messi confirms he could quit Argentina again, ‘understands’ if Javier Mascherano leaves Barcelona and admits the bench is ‘horrible’.
Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly considering whether to replace Unai Emery with former Barcelona boss Luis Enrique at the end of the season.
Cesc Fabregas is prepared to face former club Barcelona in the next round of the Champions League and says Chelsea don’t fear anyone.
Javier Mascherano reportedly expects Barcelona to make a decision on his future in the next few days as he is determined to leave.
Sergio Busquets played as a centre-back and Jeremy Mathieu scored an own goal in Barcelona’s 2-0 victory over Sporting CP on Tuesday.
Will Atletico Madrid join Barcelona in the Champions League last 16? Football Espana is LIVE for both their matches against Chelsea and Sporting CP!
Fernando Torres returns to Chelsea with Atletico Madrid, while Barcelona rest Lionel Messi for the second Champions League match in a row.
Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid will both face lower league opposition in the last 16 of the Copa Del Rey following Tuesday’s draw.
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