BARCELONA NEWS

Espanyol defender Jordi Amat says he has heard nothing about a proposed move to Barcelona, reports Sport.
TV3 claims Barcelona will pay €40m for Athletic Bilbao midfielder Javi Martinez if he is willing to lower his wage demands.
New Barcelona boss Tito Vilanova faces a problem in the form of player absenteeism with the start of La Liga just over a month away.
Barcelona have announced five pre-season friendlies before the start of the new La Liga season on the weekend of August 18-19.
Dino Zoff has praised Iker Casillas, saying he would love to see him win the Ballon d’Or, although he does not think he will do so.
Stuttgart defender Serdar Tasci has insisted in an interview with Stuttgarter Nachrichten that Barcelona want to sign him.
Barcelona have confirmed that Malian international Seydou Keita has decided to leave the Catalans.
Barcelona have put a 'not for sale' sign on David Villa after reports Paris Saint-German are poised with a substantial bid.
Reports in France insist Paris Saint-Germain are considering a lucrative offer to prise striker David Villa away from Barcelona.
According to various FIFA agents consulted by Marca, Barcelona new boy Jordi Alba is worth double the €14m the Catalans paid for him.
Eric Abidal’s agent believes the he could yet make an emotional return to the Catalan’s first team following his liver transplant.
A former Barcelona Vice-President has branded the club’s Spanish internationals ´mercenaries` following their Euro 2012 triumph.
Barcelona midfielder Seydou Keita has caused some consternation at the club after being spotted in China.
According to AS, Barcelona have turned down a significant offer for striker David Villa, believed to have come from France.
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