BARCELONA NEWS

Lucas Piazon reflected on his debut for Malaga last night and on the performance of his teammates in defeat against Barcelona.
Manuel Pellegrini refused to criticise his players for losing at home to Barcelona on Thursday evening in their Copa del Rey quarter-final.
Sergio Busquets believes that Barcelona deserved to go through to the Copa del Rey semi-finals and that they should have scored more against Malaga.
Gerard Pique is already looking forward to Barcelona’s semi-final opponents after the team’s quarter-final win over Malaga.
Assistant Coach Jordi Roura believes that Barcelona did enough across the two ties to win their quarter-final against Malaga.
Sergio Ramos will be banned for Real Madrid's Copa del Rey semi-final first-leg, potentially against Barcelona.
Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has claimed that he does not regret turning down a move to Barcelona.
Osasuna striker Nino has revealed that the team have learned from their 8-0 loss to Barcelona last season.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter has admitted that Lionel Messi is clearly 'the best in the world' at the moment.
Real Madrid have become the first sports club in the world to have recorded an annual revenue in excess of €500m.
Roque Santa Cruz believes that Malaga’s chances of eliminating Barcelona from the Copa del Rey are ‘pretty good’.
Jordi Roura has conceded that Barcelona’s trip to Malaga in midweek presents them with a first ‘must-win’ game of the season.
Eric Abidal is in hospital for between three and four days to undergo tests as part of his recovery from a liver transplant.
Arsenal are believed to be prepared to wait until the final days of the winter transfer window in an attempt to sign Barcelona’s David Villa.
Barcelona will reportedly give Victor Valdes until the end of the season to change his mind about renewing his contract.
Malaga winger Eliseu has reflected that he is confident that he and his teammates have what it takes to knock Barcelona out of the Cup.
Roma midfielder Miralem Pjanic has suggested that Barcelona are interested in him and have already made contact over a possible move.
Barcelona’s Week 23 match with Getafe will be the first time in 27 years that the club kick off in the League at noon.
Barcelona midfielder Cesc Fabregas has admitted that his teammates are not thinking past Thursday's quarter-final against Malaga.
Carles Puyol has admitted that he is 'very, very happy' to have signed a new deal with the club.
Barcelona boss Tito Vilanova has returned to New York for further treatment on his cancerous parotid gland.
Carles Puyol has signed a contract extension with Barcelona that ties him to the club until 2016.
Juanma Lillo believes that Pep Guardiola will make Bayern Munich’s players ‘better people and better footballers’, commenting ‘that is what success is’.
Joan Laporta has offered insight into his spell at Barcelona, discussing Ricky Kaka, Cristiano Ronaldo, Samuel Eto’o, Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola.
The Spanish Football League has revealed the kick-off times for Week 23 of the Primera Division season, handing Barcelona a lunchtime kick-off.
Barcelona have been handed a boost with the news that attacking winger Isaac Cuenca has been given the medical all-clear to return to playing.
Carles Puyol will put pen to paper on a new three-and-a-half-year contract at Barcelona on Tuesday.
Andres Iniesta has encouraged Barcelona’s supporters to recognise Victor Valdes’ contribution in recent seasons.
Barcelona’s first League defeat of the season has Martin Demichelis hopeful that Malaga can eliminate them from the Cup in midweek.
Xavi Hernandez has reflected that he and Barcelona remain as ambitious now as they have been in recent seasons.
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