BARCELONA NEWS

Goals from Adriano, David Villa and Jordi Alba were enough to give Barcelona a 3-1 victory over Celta Vigo.
Pedro Rodriguez and David Villa will support Lionel Messi in attack for Barcelona tonight, whilst Javier Mascherano is partnered by Sergio Busquets in defence.
Michael Krohn-Dehli has urged his Celta Vigo teammates to look at the trip to Barcelona as if it were any other game.
New dad Lionel Messi has been included in Barcelona’s squad for this evening’s match at home to Celta Vigo.
Celta Vigo Coach Paco Herrera has admitted that his plans for facing Barcelona today have been hit by injury and suspension to the defence.
A win or draw today for Barcelona at home to Celta Vigo would give Tito Vilanova a club record for the best start to a League campaign.
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi is 'the happiest man in the world' following the birth of his son earlier today.
Former Real Madrid star Luis Figo is refusing to write off Los Blancos chances of overhauling Barcelona in the title race.
Inter Milan President Massimo Moratti has expressed his disdain for Barcelona's intricate style of play.
Barcelona star Lionel Messi has apparently become a father, with reports emerging that his partner Antonella Roccuzzo has given birth.
Barcelona Coach Tito Vilanova has described giving cantera players a chance as 'a matter of courage.'
Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez has donated his prize money from the Prince of Asturias award to a social project in his hometown.
Former Barcelona striker Hristo Stoichkov has confessed he is an admirer of Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho.
Brazilian star Neymar says that to play and train alongside Lionel Messi would be a dream.
Juventus are set to make a fresh push to take David Villa to Serie A next summer, according to Mundo Deportivo.
Neymar has commented on speculation linking him with a switch to Barcelona, suggesting that now is ‘not yet the right time’ to leave Santos.
Barcelona President Sandro Rosell is reportedly keen on reformatting the Primera Division, Segunda Division and Champions League.
Lionel Messi insists that despite accusations he is a ‘little dictator’ at Barcelona his teammates know him better than that.
Reports in England suggest Tottenham are contemplating a bid for Barcelona's Alexis Sanchez in January.
Argentine Coach Alejandro Sabella has named eight La Liga-based players in his latest squad for a November friendly with Saudi Arabia.
Barcelona President Sandro Rosell has reflected on the values Barcelona are trying to teach the next generation of footballers.
Barcelona goalkeeper Jose Manuel Pinto played down an incident where he was hit by an object in the Copa del Rey game at Alaves.
Lionel Messi could have signed for Real Madrid on a free transfer, according to the Punto Pelota programme.
David Villa responded with irony when reminded after the Alaves game he had not scored in two consecutive matches for 12 months.
Barcelona boss Tito Vilanova hailed the attitude of his players following the 3-0 Copa del Rey win over Alaves.
Barcelona and Valencia got their Copa del Rey campaigns off to the best possible start with a pair of comfortable victories.
Lionel Messi has claimed he is tired of comparisons between himself and Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo.
Lionel Messi says the arrival of Tito Vilanova to coach at Barcelona’s youth academy changed his career.
Tito Vilanova has applauded Golden Boot winner Lionel Messi and promised the Barcelona team that meets Alaves will be competitive.
Argentina Coach Alejandro Sabella believes Lionel Messi has begun 'to win the heart of the Argentines.'
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