BARCELONA NEWS

Antoine Griezmann insists he does not mind which position he plays as long as he is playing regularly for Barcelona.
David Alaba is ‘fully focused’ on Bayern Munich despite recent transfer speculation linking him with a summer move to Barcelona.
Sporting director Pep Segura will leave Barcelona imminently with his position set to go to Eric Abidal, according to Diario Sport.
Barcelona suffered defeat in their first pre-season friendly as they went down 2-1 against Chelsea in Japan on Tuesday.
Barcelona have lost the highly-rated teenage midfielder Xavi Simons as the 16-year-old has left the club as a free agent.
Antoine Griezmann has downplayed suggestions that Barcelona need to sign Neymar from Paris Saint-Germain this summer.
Juventus are weighing up an audacious bid of cash plus first-team players to land Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar, say reports.
Barcelona want to sign Bayern Munich’s David Alaba this summer because of his versatility, according to a report in El Mundo Deportivo.
Real Madrid have offered €90m plus Gareth Bale to land Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar, according to El Mundo Deportivo.
Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic has confirmed he wants to stay at the club for the remaining two years of his contract.
Former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes has returned to the club to coach their Juvenil A team for the forthcoming campaign.
Barcelona may make a move to sign Bayern Munich’s David Alaba this summer, according to a report in El Mundo Deportivo.
Barcelona are monitoring the progress of Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Kai Havertz with a view to a future move, report Diario AS.
Getafe have confirmed the signing of Barcelona wing-back Marc Cucurella on loan with a €6m option to sign permanently.
Bayern Munich midfielder and Spain international Thiago Alcantara has blasted the use of VAR in football: “I am totally against it.”
Barcelona must sell Ousmane Dembele if they are to have any hope of re-signing forward Neymar from Paris Saint-Germain, according to reports.
Barcelona midfielder Rafinha Alcantara is hopeful the club and Valencia will reach an agreement over his transfer, say Diario Sport.
Barcelona are close to reaching an agreement for young Santos playmaker Tailson Pinto Goncalves, according to Diario Sport.
Barcelona midfielder Riqui Puig is training with the club’s B team rather than the first-team squad, according to Diario AS.
Barcelona are set to sanction the sale of Marc Cucurella to Getafe after re-signing the player from Eibar, according to reports.
Everton and Tottenham are the two clubs keen to sign out-of-favour Barcelona forward Malcom this summer, report Marca.
Paris Saint-Germain rejected a Barcelona offer of €40m alongside Philippe Coutinho and Ivan Rakitic for star forward Neymar, say reports.
Marc Cucurella wanted to remain at Eibar for another season despite Barcelona executing their buyback option for the player, say Marca.
Paris Saint-Germain boss Thomas Tuchel has confirmed Neymar has wanted to leave the club from ‘before the Copa America’.
Barcelona have taken up their option of re-signing wing-back Marc Cucurella from Eibar in a €4m deal, report Diario AS.
Barcelona are hopeful of a deal to land Real Betis wing-back this summer despite his €50m release clause, report Marca.
Neymar has returned to training with Paris Saint-Germain while the club have not yet received any offers for the player, report Marca.
Barcelona have completed the signing of midfielder Hiroki Abe from Kashima Antlers in a deal worth €1.1m, it has been confirmed.
Atletico Madrid have confirmed they will take legal action on Barcelona’s signing of Antoine Griezmann and will request a further €80m.
A court in Spain has ordered Barcelona defender Gerard Pique to pay €2.1m in tax returns and fines relating to image rights.
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