BARCELONA NEWS

Barcelona have confirmed highly-rated young midfielder Carles Alena has penned a new three-year deal at the club with a €75m release clause.
Barcelona’s La Liga clash with Sevilla in November could be hit with seven withdrawals should Argentina be involved in a World Cup qualifying playoff.
Barcelona are lining up a move for Marseille’s highly-rated teenage midfielder Maxime Lopez, according to reports in Spain.
Barcelona’s Ivan Rakitic is set to sit out his side’s Catalan derby with Espanyol and the Champions League opening clash with Juventus.
Andres Iniesta has denied claims by Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu that he had ‘an agreement in principle’ for a contract renewal.
La Liga chief Javier Tebas has reiterated his calls for investigations into the spending of Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City.
Barcelona could choose to play in Spain or a Catalan League should independence be achieved, according to Catalonia's Union of Sports Federations.
Paris-Saint Germain boss Unai Emery has hit out at ‘inaccurate’ reports of comments attributed to him in relation to Barcelona’s pursuit of Marco Verratti.
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu believes Juventus forward Paulo Dybala is a ‘great player’ but he is ‘happy’ with the Blaugrana’s team.
Neymar has branded Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu “a joke” for claiming the club were wrong to trust him and his father.
Barcelona are said to be lining up a move to bring Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici to the club following the summer transfer window.
Barcelona reportedly twice rejected the opportunity to sign Paulo Dybala from Juventus this summer as they thought he wasn’t compatible with Philippe Coutinho.
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has reiterated Lionel Messi has ‘signed’ a new deal at the club while Andres Iniesta has ‘an agreement in principle’.
Barcelona have confirmed they made a late offer for Paris Saint-Germain winger Angel Di Maria at the behest of Coach Ernesto Valverde.
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has called for optimism from the club’s fans in the wake of the summer transfer window.
Arsenal full-back and Spain international Hector Bellerin wanted to leave the club this summer amid interest from Barcelona, say reports.
Former Valencia and Barcelona defender Jeremy Mathieu has blasted the Spanish press due to the ‘pressure and demands’ they bring.
Juventus are already working on a deal to land Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta when he becomes a free agent next summer, say reports.
Ousmane Dembele ‘did what he had to do’ to secure his move to Barcelona and has explained this is why he missed Borussia Dortmund training.
Nice have claimed that Barcelona had an agreement for Jean Michael Seri, but an “embarrassed” Josep Maria Bartomeu pulled the plug.
Barcelona are reportedly hopeful of shipping Arda Turan back to Galatasaray next week.
Former Milan and Italy boss Arrigo Sacchi claims Lorenzo Insigne “would’ve been the perfect replacement” for Neymar at Barcelona.
Liverpool have denied claims that Barcelona were asked to pay €200m for Philippe Coutinho.
Barcelona claim they were not prepared to pay Liverpool’s “crazy” €200m asking price for Philippe Coutinho but insist Lionel Messi will sign on “soon”.
Robert Fernandez believes Barcelona are “an excellent team” and that their new faces will help them “to compete and maintain their level”.
Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta believes Marco Asensio’s breakthrough at Real Madrid “is good news for Spanish football.”
Sergio Ramos has urged Spain fans not to whistle Gerard Pique when La Roja welcome Italy to the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday.
In a dramatic late twist, Barcelona abandoned their deadline-day business and will explain why at a Press conference on Saturday.
Alaves have officially signed Barcelona forward Munir El-Haddadi on a season-long loan.
Barcelona will reportedly sign one of Angel Di Maria or Philippe Coutinho before the transfer window shuts.
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