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Spain
Anssumane Fati: FC Barcelona's youngest debutant since the 1940s
17:00 Tuesday 27th August 2019

Barcelona takes its time before handing a debut to teenagers in La Liga. In 1941, the late Vicenc Martinez became the youngest La Liga debutant for the Catalan giants, when he appeared in El Clasico aged 16 years and 280 days. Lionel Messi…

Premier League
Chelsea, Manchester United youth face steep learning curve
09:01 Wednesday 21st August 2019

We’ve all seen the nature documentary or Youtube clip where the cute little bear cubs come across a skunk. Unafraid, they run up to play with it, learning a hard lesson while Pepe le Pew strolls off with his tail proudly in the air. If…

Italy
Arturo Vidal to Inter should be easy business for Barcelona
08:01 Thursday 8th August 2019

Like every summer, it's been a busy transfer window. Many top players have already switched cubs. Eden Hazard, Antoine Griezmann, Frenkie de Jong. Luka Jovic, Sebastien Haller, Matthijs de Ligt. Nabil Fekir, Nicolas Pepe, Harry Maguire.…

Spain
Why FC Barcelona need to fix their centre-back issues before the season kicks off
12:01 Saturday 3rd August 2019

The summer break presents football clubs the opportunity to reflect on the previous season, highlight their major weaknesses and work towards putting things right before the next campaign kicks off. Like other European elite outfits,…

Spain
Will Messi go down as the last one-club man?
08:01 Tuesday 30th July 2019

Lionel Messi’s story is straight out of a comic book. Small, frail and weak as a child, a powerful benefactor unexpectedly offered him a treatment that would transform him into the greatest footballer on the planet. Even when you acknowledge…

Spain
What should Barcelona do with Ivan Rakitic?
12:00 Sunday 28th July 2019

Barcelona caught one of the biggest fishes in the ocean once again this summer. Contrary to the name you could have in mind, it's definitely not Antoine Griezmann. This is to take nothing away from the masterstroke the signing of the Frenchman…

Transfers
Junior Firpo fills a glaring hole for Barcelona
08:01 Sunday 28th July 2019

FC Barcelona is not messing around this summer transfer. How can they with Real and Atletico Madrid are going from strength to strength? The double debacle at season's end, surrendering a three-goal advantage to Liverpool in the Champions…

Spain
The signs are positive for Barcelona new boy Frenkie de Jong
09:00 Friday 26th July 2019

Watching young talents make it to the top is always extremely refreshing to see. We've witnessed such instances happen aplenty during our lifetime(s). Yet, the way some top talents rise to stardom so explosively still manages…

Spain
What does Griezmann's Barcelona arrival mean for both Dembele, Coutinho?
08:00 Wednesday 17th July 2019

A transfer saga that lasted for over 365 days finally saw its end this summer. FC Barcelona are well known for signing the best players from around the world to partner with Lionel Messi. The Catalans justified their status as an elite side…

Spain
Is Joao Felix worth more than Antoine Griezmann?
09:01 Monday 15th July 2019

When Real Madrid signed Eden Hazard from Chelsea this summer, many expected to get a response from their arch-rivals, FC Barcelona. The Catalans took their time but didn't disappoint. Antoine Griezmann was lured to the Camp Nou, ending…

Spain
Philippe Coutinho has a point to prove at Barcelona next season
08:00 Friday 12th July 2019

Barcelona lost a gem when Xavi Hernandez decided to swap the Nou Camp for Qatari side, Al Sadd in 2015. While the Blaugrana were still battling with the departure of their midfield hero, more blows landed on their face as Neymar Junior and…

Transfers
Barcelona fans acting like jilted lovers over Neymar, Griezmann
12:00 Thursday 4th July 2019

When Manchester United dragged their heels after the summer transfer window opened, supporters erupted. Claiming they’d reached their limit with the club’s American owners, fans quickly organized the #GlazersOut campaign. They garnered…

Features
Will a Barcelona return kickstart Neymar's career?
09:00 Wednesday 3rd July 2019

Brazil is highly regarded as the home of football. The nation has produced some of the finest icons the world has seen. From the likes of Romario, Ronaldo, and Rivaldo to world-class performers including Ronaldinho, Robinho and…

Spain
How will Barcelona spend their summer?
15:00 Monday 10th June 2019

For the vast majority of European clubs, securing a second successive league title, reaching a domestic cup final and a Champions League semi-final would represent a good campaign. For Barcelona, it was an utter failure. Alright, there was…

Spain
Should Barcelona have hired Marcelino?
08:00 Tuesday 4th June 2019

A civil war is threatening to break out in Barcelona. However, it’s not a political one this time. The reason is Ernesto Valverde. Blaugrana's fans and management have polarizing viewpoints on the Spaniard, mainly due to…