BARCELONA NEWS

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu believes the club has ‘opportunities’ to sign players in the January transfer window.
Barcelona attempted to sign Gianluigi Buffon when he was at Parma but he had already agreed to join Juventus, according to a report in Spain.
Barcelona are prepared to pay the reported asking price of €20m to sign Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil in January, according to reports in Spain.
Bayern Munich sporting director sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic has ruled out the club signing Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann.
Matches at Barcelona’s Camp Nou could be played behind closed doors if ‘offensive chants’ are reported, confirmed league president Javier Tebas.
Barcelona have reignited their interest in Real Sociedad central defender Inigo Martinez, according to reports in Spain.
Barcelona will appeal to the yellow cards shown to Gerard Pique and Luis Suarez during Saturday’s win at Leganes, the club have confirmed.
Dani Carvajal insists Real Madrid can close their 10-point gap on Barcelona “if we all keep demanding the maximum from ourselves.”
Ernesto Valverde admits Barcelona’s 3-0 win at Leganes was “misleading and excessive” as they “made it difficult for us and had a great game.”
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez assures “I wasn’t anxious” about his lack of goals but admits Gerard Pique will be “a very big miss” for Valencia.
Luis Suarez's first League goals in over a month fired Barcelona to a 3-0 victory over Leganes on Saturday.
Football Espana brings you LIVE coverage of Leganes-Barcelona, followed by the Derbi between Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid!
Paco Alcacer keeps his place in Barcelona's attack for their trip to Leganes in La Liga this afternoon.
Thomas Vermalen could be a surprise starter for Barcelona when they resume their Liga campaign at Leganes on Saturday.
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde admits Antoine Griezmann is “a great player” and that “we’ll see what happens” with the Atletico Madrid ace.
Inter defender Milan Skriniar has dispelled rumours linking him with a move to Barcelona by stating he is ‘not interested’ in the club.
Newcastle United are hopeful of a deal for out-of-favour Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen, according to reports.
Barcelona want to offer Lionel Messi a ‘contract for life’ in an attempt to silence speculation regarding his future, according to reports in Spain.
Morocco will attempt to persuade authorities to allow Alaves striker Munir El-Haddadi to switch allegiances from Spain, say reports.
Barcelona defender Javier Mascherano is set to miss a month of action through an injury sustained on international duty with Argentina.
Denis Suarez has no intention of leaving Barcelona but confesses he feels like the club are determined to sell him.
Barcelona have not had any contact with Roma regarding the sale of full-back Aleix Vidal, a member of the sporting directing team has confirmed.
Casemiro ‘would welcome’ international teammate Neymar at Real Madrid and admitted he ‘hopes’ they could be united at the Bernabeu.
Luis Suarez and Arda Turan are both expected to be involved in Barcelona’s squad for their trip to Leganes after recovering from injuries.
Barcelona have reached an ‘agreement in principle’ for Atletico Madrid attacking star Antoine Griezmann, according to reports.
Barcelona midfielder Paulinho has claimed both Neymar and Lionel Messi were influential in him joining the club this summer.
Thomas Vermaelen has admitted he was wrong to stay at Barcelona this summer in a big hint he will leave the club in January.
Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho has played down speculation over his future by stating he is ‘extremely happy’ with his current situation.
Julian Draxler has ruled out leaving Paris Saint-Germain this summer despite links to a number of top European clubs.
Barcelona’s Thomas Vermaelen is reportedly a January option for Inter who are said to be hopeful of signing an experienced central defender.
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