BARCELONA NEWS

Barcelona could be about to go a period of transformation and transition according to Real Madrid legend Emilio Butragueno.
Barcelona have confirmed midfielder Arda Turan will be unavailable for the next three weeks due to a groin injury sustained on international duty.
Real Madrid and Barcelona both have an interest in signing Everton striker Romelu Lukaku this summer, according to reports.
Barcelona are close to deciding to exercise their option to resign winger Gerard Deulofeu for €12m from Everton, say reports in Spain.
Barcelona have expressed their ‘surprise and indignation’ at FIFA’s decision to ban Lionel Messi for four international matches after insulting an official.
Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos has hit back at Gerard Pique’s comments about his club, saying Barcelona are not innocent by comparison.
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has confirmed he would never work for Real Madrid because of the ‘values’ of his club’s main rivals.
Former Real Madrid striker Raul has insisted 'I cannot say that I will not' work for Barcelona in the future in a recent interview.
Neymar is hopeful that Barcelona will attempt to sign his Brazilian international teammate Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool.
Barcelona star Neymar has underlined his commitment to the club following media speculation he could join Manchester United this summer.
Southampton midfielder Oriol Romeu has dismissed reports linking him with a return to Barcelona by stating he is happy on the south coast.
Manchester United are preparing to meet the buyout clause of Barcelona star Neymar, according to a report in Spain.
Real Sociedad boss Eusebio Sacristan has ruled out the possibility of replacing Luis Enrique at Barcelona, saying he has no interest in changing jobs.
Real Madrid playmaker Isco has played down rumours he could leave the club for Barcelona by stating the ‘media have to invent things’.
Barcelona are interesting in signing Hector Bellerin but any deal would be ‘very difficult’ according to sporting director Robert Fernandez.
Barcelona sporting director Robert Fernandez has played down reports in the Spanish media that Rafinha Alcantara may leave the club.
Lionel Messi and his father’s appeal against a 21-month prison sentence will be heard three days before El Clasico, according to Spanish media reports.
Monaco’s Fabinho believes his teammate Kylian Mbappe will play for a club like Real Madrid or Barcelona ‘sooner or later’.
Jesus Gil Manzano has been revealed as the referee for the Clasico between Real Madrid and Barcelona on April 23.
Former Barcelona attacker Gerard Deulofeu admits comparisons with Lionel Messi early in his career were “more detrimental than beneficial”.
Barcelona full-back Jordi Alba has praised Spain boss Julen Lopetegui for his “face-to-face approach”, in a possible dig at Luis Enrique.
Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos says China and the US “aren’t destinations for me as a player” as “I’ve always liked playing against the best teams”.
Barcelona have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of Marco Verratti as the midfielder insists he will play for Paris Saint-Germain next season.
Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu has announced that the club’s new B-team stadium will be named ‘Estadi Johan Cruyff’.
Sport reports “operation Coutinho is in progress” as Barcelona look to sign the Liverpool midfielder this summer.
Barcelona icon Xavi Hernandez claims Johan Cruyff “is the most important figure in the history of the Spanish national team”.
Barcelona have issued a statement denying that they have opened talks with Athletic Bilbao boss Ernesto Valverde.
Real Madrid and Spain midfielder Isco claims “some people feel the need to invent things” in response to speculation linking him with Barcelona.
Ajax winger Justin Kluivert, son of Patrick, idolises Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo but Barcelona are his ‘dream club’.
Barcelona Assistant Coach Juan Carlos Unzue is ‘very eager’ to replace Luis Enrique in the club’s hotseat, according to his brother.
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