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Spain
What should Barcelona do with Philippe Coutinho?
09:00 Friday 29th March 2019

When Philippe Coutinho arrived at the Camp Nou for a reported fee around £145m, every Barcelona fan was in paradise. The Brazilian midfielder had delighted the Premier League with his extraordinary skill set for five consecutive…

Features
Ousmane Dembele and Vinicius Junior: the next Messi and Ronaldo?
08:00 Thursday 7th March 2019

 The rate at which young talents make names for themselves in Europe eclipses recent eras. Elite clubs continue to invest heavily in young prospects. Barcelona's reputation for doing so reaches back more than a decade to Lionel Messi,…

Spain
Why Ousmane Dembele's career is at risk
15:00 Sunday 10th February 2019

Barcelona was destined to struggle after Neymar's departure. The Brazilian's exit broke supporters' hearts. Like many lovers seeking to ease the pain, Barca quickly signed a replacement on the rebound. Looking for a star who could…

Champions League
Are Barcelona, PSG destabilising transfer market with tug-of-war?
12:00 Wednesday 30th January 2019

Football rivalries often derive from unforeseen circumstances. Take Barcelona’s cold war with Paris Saint-Germain. They weren't rivals until their sensational Champions League tie two seasons ago. La Remontada humiliated PSG's…

Features
Why your Champions League money should be on Barcelona
12:00 Sunday 27th January 2019

Truly, it is a beautiful experience to win a trophy. Every time. Trophies represent the reward for hard work and commitment over a long period but when we talk about winning the Champions League, the experience is clearly incomparable. In fact,…

Spain
What's behind Ousmane Dembele's turn in fortune at Barcelona?
09:00 Sunday 27th January 2019

Ousmane Dembele’s Barcelona exit seemed almost inevitable two months ago. The Catalan club seemingly gave up on their second-record buy. Fast forward to January, the Frenchman was suddenly Ernesto Valverde’s second-most-important…

Spain
How patient can Barcelona be with their £103.5 million investment?
12:00 Monday 19th November 2018

Ousmane Dembele suffers following his big-money switch to Barcelona. The £103.5 million transfer fee, the world's third-most expensive signing, was either going to hinder his progress or afford him a larger platform from which…

Spain
What decline? Luiz Suarez's recent surge proves there is plenty left in the tank
09:00 Monday 12th November 2018

Luis Suarez had been written off by many before the season started. After being accused of declining because of his age, Barcelona fans wanted a replacement. Inter Milan’s high-flying Mauro Icardi was atop the list to follow in the misfiring…

Premier League
Arsenal vs Liverpool: A test to reveal the Gunners' title prospects
12:00 Saturday 3rd November 2018

Causing much shock and even some panic, the 2018/19 season welcomed a managerial change at Arsenal. After 22 years in charge, Arsene Wenger left his successor with the difficult task of rejuvenating the club.   Unai Emery realises…

World Cup
Russia 2018 World Cup Preview: Who will be the tournament's best young player?
09:30 Thursday 14th June 2018

The FIFA World Cup is the biggest stage of them all. Sucess doesn’t come on a silver platter. Being a quadrennial event, players only get the chance to feature once when they're regarded as toddlers. Certain youngsters have used this…

Spain
What should Barcelona do with Ousmane Dembele?
18:00 Sunday 13th May 2018

Barcelona is in a total dilemma as regards Ousmane Dembele. Persistent injuries and the impending arrival of Antoine Griezmann could spell fewer minutes for their one-time record buy. “We will decide what to do at the end of the season,”…

Spain
What has gone wrong at Barcelona?
08:00 Tuesday 17th April 2018

Despite boasting a seemingly insurmountable 4-1 advantage over Roma in the Champions League quarter-finals, Barcelona came crashing down in completely unexpected circumstances. They lost the reverse fixture 3-0 away in Rome. Goals from Edin…

Champions League
Barcelona 3–0 Chelsea: Messi century, Iniesta and Dembele pitch in
09:00 Thursday 15th March 2018

The signs were ominous for Chelsea. They'd already shot themselves in the foot by conceding late in the first leg at Stamford Bridge. Antonio Conte could no longer park the bus. An away goal surrendered meant his Blues had…

Champions League
Barcelona vs. Chelsea 2nd leg preview
15:00 Wednesday 14th March 2018

Oh, how the tide has changed for these two sides over the past year. The Blaugrana were trailing their long-time rivals, Real Madrid while Chelsea were heading towards their fifth Premier League title. Fast-forward a year, Chelsea is seemingly…

World Cup
Who should feature in France's attack at the 2018 World Cup?
14:00 Wednesday 21st February 2018

It's no secret that France are among the top contenders for the 2018 World Cup title. Didier Deschamps has an extremely deep, talented team at his disposal. Heck, he could very well lineup two different XIs, with both contending…