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Spain
Panic at the Nou Camp
19:00 Thursday 20th February 2020

I don’t speak Catalan but I can imagine the voice calling out over the Camp Nou public address system, attempting to sound confident while fear creeps in at the edges. [Translated] Alright people, please proceed to the exits in an orderly…

Transfers
Can good friends Ajax help Barcelona out of another jam?
09:01 Thursday 23rd January 2020

When Rinus Michels brought Total Football to Barcelona in the 1970s, it began a beautiful friendship. Johan Cruijff eventually followed his mentor to the Nou Camp. The legendary Dutch midfielder played in Blaugrana stripes, won titles as the…

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…

International
Neymar: An asset or a liability?
08:00 Saturday 18th November 2017

His skill is undoubtable. His talent is unquestionable. However, does he lack the ability to play in a team? His performance against England was reminiscent of the petulance that we so often have lamented English talents like Theo Walcott,…

Opinion
Barcelona, post-Guardiola: What has gone wrong?
10:00 Tuesday 22nd August 2017

After Barcelona lost 5-1 to Real Madrid in the Spanish Super Cup, captain Gerard Pique admitted the Catalans are Los Blanco's inferior club. Poor signings, spiraling form, and off-field problems paint a picture of gradual decline evident in…

Opinion
Selling their soul didn't pay off for Barcelona in El Clásico
16:45 Sunday 4th December 2016

It took the full ninety minutes but this weekend's renewal of El Clásico at the Nou Camp proved there isn't much to separate Barcelona and Real Madrid on the pitch. Los Blancos were the aggressors with the clearer chances in the first half…