BARCELONA NEWS

Lionel Messi scored a record-breaking hat-trick as Barcelona claimed a deserved win over Sevilla, with Neymar and Ivan Rakitic also on target.
Gerard Pique returns to the Barcelona starting XI for the visit of Sevilla to Camp Nou, with Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez also named.
Denis Suarez has claimed that he turned down a move to Real Madrid while he was still a youth player at Celta Vigo.
Luis Enrique wants to see a better Barcelona after the international break, acknowledging their form hasn’t been good enough.
Luis Enrique is paying no heed to speculation Lionel Messi may not be totally happy at Barcelona, insisting he hears the opposite is the case.
Reports in Spain and Italy claim Carles Puyol was offered the chance to assist Roberto Mancini at Inter, but turned down the approach.
Barcelona will look to renew Neymar’s contract in 2016, reports in Spain claim, with the current board to use the forward as an election tactic.
It’s been claimed that Barcelona tried in the spring to tempt Milan into letting go of young prospect Hachim Mastour.
It’s been claimed that Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu wants to get to the bottom of the circumstances around the signing of Douglas.
Josep Maria Bartomeu insists there is no chance of Lionel Messi quitting Barcelona and nor has he asked for a new contract.
Barcelona midfielder Sergi Roberto feels the next two League matches against Sevilla and Valencia are going to be vital.
Barcelona defender Marc Bartra feels Lionel Messi is comfortable at the Camp Nou and could not imagine it without him being there.
Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti has dismissed Diego Simeone’s assertion that his team’s main rivals this season will be Sevilla and Valencia.
Ivan Rakitic says he was disappointed to be left out of Barcelona’s team for last month’s El Clasico, but respects boss Luis Enrique’s decision.
Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez has revealed that he wants to get into coaching when he calls time on his playing career.
Lionel Messi’s father says his son’s remarks hinting at the possibility of him leaving Barcelona have been taken the wrong way.
Spain boss Vicente del Bosque claims Barcelona defender Gerard Pique did not come clean with him over an injury.
Sevilla winger Gerard Deulofeu has admitted he must improve defensively ahead of this Saturday’s clash with Barcelona.
Genoa defender Nicolas Burdisso has called Luis Enrique a leader who had no dressing room favourites in his time at Roma.
Kick-off times in La Liga are due to undergo yet another alteration as plans for the way television revenue is divided up take effect.
Argentina boss Tata Martino has responded to Lionel Messi’s comments that it is possible he could play at a team other than Barcelona.
Lionel Messi has reiterated he intends to stay at Barcelona for the rest of his career, although he refused to rule anything out.
Sevilla winger Vitolo claims all the pressure will be on Barcelona when the two clubs meet at the Camp Nou on Saturday.
Former Barcelona midfielder Jose Mari Bakero says Lionel Messi is still the world’s best player despite some indifferent recent form.
Lionel Messi has replied to critics of his performances at the World Cup in Brazil last summer, when he was named the tournament’s best player.
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez says he is not losing any sleep over his surprising omission from the list of candidates for the Ballon d’Or.
Striker Luis Suarez says playing for Barcelona is the ultimate experience and something he dreamed of as a child.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has given his opinion on Lionel Messi playing out on the wing for Barcelona.
Luis Suarez says the two goals he scored against England in last summer’s World Cup were the most satisfying of his career.
A report in Spain claims Real Madrid will complete a swoop for long-term Barcelona target Juan Cuadrado, Fiorentina’s Colombia international.

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