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“Can mark an era at Barcelona” – Xavi’s replacement finally found at the Camp Nou

Arthur has gone from strength to strength since making the move from Grêmio in his home country of Brazil to Barcelona in the summer of 2018 and is now living up to the comparisons between him and Barcelona legend Xavi…

How €120m signing can help Barcelona in the Champions League after opening stalemate

Antoine Griezmann has finally made his Champions League debut for Barcelona, but it wasn’t the best of games for the enigmatic Frenchman attack-wise. However, there’s a lot that he can bring to Barcelona’s Champions League campaign that Barcelona fans can…

4-4-2: Juventus’ injury list may force Sarri to change tactics against Atletico Madrid – opinion

Two of Europe’s heavyweights go head-to-head in one of the ties of the round as Atletico Madrid welcome 2017 finalists Juventus on matchday one in the Champions League. Maurizio Sarri takes charge of his first game in the competition after recovering…

Umtiti out for six weeks: 25-year old’s Barcelona career in jeopardy

Barcelona centre-back Samuel Umtiti will be spending the next five to six weeks on the sidelines with a new injury picked up while training with France during the international break just after recovering from a knee problem. A recurring knee…

Jose Mourinho and Real Madrid: The rumours that refuse to go away

Jose Mourinho, former Barcelona technical staff and Real Madrid coach, has got fans buzzing with his recent statement which has been taken as a hint that he could be on his way back to La Liga. Reports also indicate that…

Barcelona board divided over Mbappe and Neymar: Could Galacticos mindset hurt club?

Reports from over the weekend suggest that the board of Barcelona is now divided over their 2020 summer transfer business, with some preferring to go after former Barcelona man, Neymar, and some preferring to go after his Paris Saint-Germain teammate,…

Mikel Oyarzabal: Too good for Real Sociedad

Mikel Oyarzabal has been one of the brightest talents in Spanish football over the past couple of years. The Real Sociedad forward, despite only being 22, is one of the leaders for La Real, and his outstanding performances for the…

Barcelona have a need for another number 9 and Inter man may just be the solution

Before the start of the season, Barcelona were linked with a lot of players to shore up the places in the team that needed stability, but no position was discussed more than the number 9 position. Although that’s slot is…

Casemiro role under threat: Zidane sets sights on French midfielder for Real Madrid

Reports have surfaced from Real Madrid about Zinedine Zidane’s intentions to go all-out after World Cup winner and Chelsea midfield enforcer N’Golo Kante next season, with Spanish outlet Defensa Central claiming that a “gentleman’s agreement”, which means a preferential option…

This insane schedule awaits Barcelona on their return from international break

Barcelona have not had the best start to the 2019/20 season and have also had to deal with injuries to Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Ousmane Dembele, leaving manager Ernesto Valverde lost for how to structure his attack to function…