Ernesto Valverde admits Barcelona struggled to adapt to the rainy conditions at Espanyol but ‘valued’ their 1-1 draw “for how tough the game was.”
Andres Iniesta has urged Barcelona to move on quickly from Sunday’s controversial Catalan derby against Espanyol.
Gerard Pique rescued Barcelona a point against Espanyol as a bad-tempered Catalan derby, marred by heavy rain, ended 1-1 on Sunday.
Football Espana brings you LIVE coverage of yet another Catalan derby as Barcelona take on Espanyol, looking to pull further clear at the top of La Liga!
Barcelona will again be without Thomas Vermaelen, Andre Gomes and Ousmane Dembele for Sunday’s trip to nearby Eapanyol.
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde claims “if you attack well, you defend well” ahead of facing Espanyol for the third time in two weeks.
Fiorentina midfielder Carlos Sanchez has left the club to join Spanish side Espanyol on loan.
Fiorentina midfielder Carlos Sanchez is closing in on a loan move to Espanyol for the rest of the season, say reports in Spain.
Villarreal have completed the signing of Espanyol holding midfielder Javi Fuego for a deal thought to be worth €1m, say reports.
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has refused to back down from comments reported by Espanyol to the Spanish FA’s Anti-Violence Committee.
Two own goals from Mario Hermoso condemned Espanyol to a 2-0 defeat at Leganes and heightened the pressure on Coach Quique Sanchez Flores.
Espanyol Coach Quique Sanchez Flores is happy with his side’s Copa del Rey showing against Barcelona despite elimination.
Ernesto Valverde says Barcelona have “high hopes” for Philippe Coutinho after his debut against Espanyol in the Copa del Rey.
Barcelona turned their Copa del Rey tie with Espanyol around, winning the second leg 2-0 to reach the semi-finals on Philippe Coutinho's debut.
Barcelona Coach Ernesto Valverde has explained the Catalan derby has always been ‘very special’ to him ahead of Thursday’s Copa del Rey clash.
Vincenzo Montella’s Sevilla revolution is well under way after they brought Espanyol back down to earth with a 3-0 win at Cornella-El Prat.
Espanyol and Sevilla will both be on a high from their Copa del Rey exploits when they lock horns in La Liga on Saturday.
Barcelona midfielder Paulinho risks a month on the sidelines after suffering a suspected foot injury against Espanyol on Wednesday.
Espanyol boss Quique Sanchez Flores suggests he was right to turn down Stoke City as he is ‘grateful’ to the Catalan side.
Gerard Pique slammed Espanyol fans for their conduct against Barcelona and jibed “If I had to choose a defeat, it’d be this one.”
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde has confirmed that midfielder Rafinha “is one more player that can help us” this season.
Lionel Messi missed a penalty as Espanyol defeated Catalan neighbours Barcelona 1-0 in Wednesday's Copa del Rey quarter-final first leg.
Barcelona name a weakened team against Catalan rivals Espanyol in this Copa del Rey quarter-final first leg.
Espanyol risk losing first-choice goalkeeper Pau Lopez when his contract expires in June, with Juventus and Napoli said to be interested.
Inaki Williams rescued a point for Athletic Bilbao at Espanyol on Sunday as the home team and management were booed by their own fans.
Stoke City target Quique Sanchez Flores has confirmed that he will stay on as Espanyol Coach.
Espanyol and Barcelona are both paired in the Copa del Rey quarter-finals, while Leganes and Real Madrid lock horns in a mini-derby.
Alaves have confirmed the signing of Espanyol winger Hernan Perez on loan until the end of the season.
Espanyol boss Quique Sanchez Flores has refused to comment on Stoke City, but the Catalans have reportedly targeted Javi Gracia as his replacement.
Espanyol Coach Quique Sanchez Flores is on the shortlist for the vacant managerial position at Stoke City, according to reports.
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