Hector Bellerin calf issue adds to Barcelona injury worries | Football News

BARCELONA: Barcelona’s injury problems worsened after the defender Hector Bellerin suffered from a calf problem in training on Tuesday. The club said in a statement they would examine the injury on Wednesday, with Bellerin potentially joining several other players on the sidelines. During the international break, Barcelona lost Ronald AraujoJules Kounde, Memphis Depay and Frenkie … Read more

Lewandowski at the double as Barcelona cruise to win over Elche | Football News

BARCELONA: Barcelona striker Robert Lewandowski continued his insatiable run in front of goal scoring twice while Memphis Depay also got on the scoresheet as the Catalans secured a struggling 3-0 home win Elche in The league Saturday. The win took Barca top of the table with 16 points from six games, although Real Madrid, with … Read more

Champions League: Napoli trounce Liverpool; Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Tottenham Hotspur off to winning starts | Football News

BETTING: Last season’s beaten finalists Liverpool got their Champions League The campaign got off to a disastrous start in a 4-1 defeat at Napoli on Wednesday, while Robert Lewandowski netted a hat-trick in a big win for Barcelona. Tottenham Hotspur and Bayern Munich also kicked off their campaigns with wins, but Rangers were crushed 4-0 … Read more

Barcelona will ‘dream big’ in Champions League says manager Xavi Hernandez | Football News

Barcelona manager Xavi Hernandez is confident his side will be among the clubs that challenge for the Champions League title this season after the Spanish giants were knocked out of the competition in the group stage last season. “We are going to compete and dream big. Otherwise I would have stayed at home,” Xavi told … Read more

Barcelona striker Aubameyang victim of armed home robbery | Football News

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (AFP photo) BARCELONA: Barcelona striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was the victim of a violent armed robbery at his home in the early hours of Monday, the Spanish club said. “He’s fine now, he’s scared but he’s okay,” a Barcelona source told AFP, confirming press reports. At least four men broke into his home in … Read more

Bayern to play Barcelona in Champions League, Liverpool face Ajax | Football News

ISTANBUL: Bayern Munich have been placed in the same section as Barcelona in Thursday’s draw for the UEFA Champions League group stage in Istanbul, while Liverpool will play Ajax. Manchester City have been placed in the same group as Sevilla, while defending champions Real Madrid will face RB Leipzig. Bayern beat Barcelona 8-2 in a … Read more

Robert Lewandowski scores twice as Barcelona thrash Real Sociedad | Football News

Robert Lewandowski scored a brace as Barcelona cruised to a 4-1 victory at Real Sociedad their first win of the new LaLiga season on Sunday. Spanish teenage sensation Ansu Fati, who has struggled to recover after a series of knee surgeries over the past two years, came off the bench in the second half and … Read more

New-look Barcelona frustrated by Rayo Vallecano in season opener | Football News

MADRID: Barcelona were held 0-0 by Rayo Vallecano in their La Liga season opener and had captain Sergio Busquets sent off late. The Catalans managed 21 shots on goal and the majority of possession at Camp Nou but were unable to break the deadlock. Barca boss Xavi has started late-season signings, including defender Andreas Christensen, … Read more

Barcelona sell off assets to make signings in attempt to restore glory days | Football News

MADRID: Barcelona’s attempts to once again establish themselves as a force in La Liga and the Champions League this season have seen the heavily indebted Catalans gamble with their future to allow for a startling summer spending spree. A year after being forced to let Lionel Messi go as eye-watering debts of 1.35 billion euros … Read more

De Jong happy at Barcelona; Ronaldo would consider Atletico

Frankie de Jong is happy to stay at Barcelona this summer, but if he were to leave, the midfielder would prefer to join Bayern Munich Where chelsea more Manchester United. chelsea are getting closer to signing Seville defender Jules Kounde, who is also a target for Barca, as Thomas Tuchel looks to further strengthen his … Read more