BARCELONA NEWS

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has explained how some of the Catalan political leaders facing lengthy jail terms are his ‘personal friends’.
Barcelona and Real Madrid have agreed to reschedule their El Clasico clash for 18 December, but now need to be given the green light.
Argentineans have requested that the postponed El Clasico encounter from this clash be played in Buenos Aires, as outlined by Diario AS.
This month’s El Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid has been postponed with no rearranged date, it has been confirmed.
The Spanish FA’s Competition Committee has decided to postpone this month’s El Clasico, according to Cadena Cope and Diario AS.
Ivan Rakitic has ruled out a move to Manchester United as he has no intentions of living in England, according to the Daily Mail.
The Spanish FA’s Competition Committee has rejected the idea of playing this month’s El Clasico in Madrid, say Cadena Cope.
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde insists this month’s El Clásico against Real Madrid should be played at the Camp Nou as scheduled.
The Spanish FA’s Competition Committee look set to postpone this month’s El Clasico fixture until 18 December, report El Mundo.
Barcelona have ruled out Philippe Coutinho - currently on loan at Bayern Munich - playing for the club again, report Diario AS.
Barcelona star Lionel Messi has won his sixth Golden Shoe award and highlighted the role of his teammates in his form.
Barcelona will travel to Eibar on Thursday rather than Friday to avoid the growing unrest in Catalonia, report Cadena Cope.
The Spanish FA is set to make a swift decision on La Liga’s request to change the venue for the upcoming El Clasico clash.
Both Barcelona and Real Madrid have rejected a proposal from La Liga to switch the venue of El Clasico later this month.
La Liga have asked that the upcoming El Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid be switched to Madrid, according to Diario AS.
Real Madrid are intent on signing Paris Saint-Germain and are prepared to offer him an annual wage of €35m, say reports.
Atletico Madrid star Joao Felix and Barcelona’s teenage wonderkid Ansu Fati are on the 20-player shortlist for the 2019 Golden Boy award.
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola believes the jailing of Catalan political leaders is a ‘direct attack on human rights’.
Barcelona must travel by bus rather than airplane to their weekend trip to Eibar due to the current unrest in Catalonia, report Diario AS.
Inter are keen to boost the €111m release clause of striker Lautaro Martinez to ward off Barcelona interest, say reports.
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford is one of the striking options Barcelona are considering for a transfer, report El Mundo Deportivo.
Juventus have ruled themselves out of the running to sign Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic in the January transfer window.
Barcelona are prepared to splash out €8m to sign Germany Under-17 international striker Karim Adeyemi, report El Mundo Deportivo.
Barcelona could look to River Plate boss Marcelo Gallardo as a future replacement for Ernesto Valverde, reports suggest.
Espanyol have released a statement of political neutrality following the imprisonment of nine Catalan independence leaders.
Barcelona have criticised the jailing of political figureheads in Catalonia by the Spanish state: “Jail is not the solution.”
Ivan Rakitic is poised to leave Barcelona this January with both Inter and Manchester United interested, according to Diario Sport.
Barcelona are growing their interest in a move for PSV Eindhoven striker and Netherlands international Donyell Malen, say reports.
Barcelona are set to offer a new long-term contract to Ansu Fati to increase his release clause at the club to €100m, say reports.
Barcelona have made signing a new right-back their priority for next year’s transfer plans, according to a report in Marca.
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