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Andres Iniesta eyes FIFA World Cup finale with Spain

Andres Iniesta eyes FIFA World Cup finale with Spain

Barcelona midfielder Iniesta, 33, signed a first ever "contract for life" with the Catalan giants last week.

Oct 13, 2017, 19:26 PM IST
Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta signs lifetime contract with La Liga club

Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta signs lifetime contract with La Liga club

Iniesta, 33, has been at Barcelona since he was 12 years old, making his professional debut in 2002. He is the club's second all-time leading appearance maker behind Xavi Hernandez, playing 633 games and scoring 54 goals.

Oct 06, 2017, 16:06 PM IST
Spain replace injured Alvaro Morata, Andres Iniesta, Dani Carvajal for World Cup Qualifiers against Albania

Spain replace injured Alvaro Morata, Andres Iniesta, Dani Carvajal for World Cup Qualifiers against Albania

Lopetegui also has the task of calming tensions around the squad in the wake of Gerard Pique`s statement that he will retire from international football if Lopetegui or the Spanish Football Federation deem his defence of an independence referendum for Catalonia problematic.

Oct 03, 2017, 00:15 AM IST
Barcelona teammates urge Neymar to resist temptation of moving to Paris Saint-Germain

Barcelona teammates urge Neymar to resist temptation of moving to Paris Saint-Germain

Defender Gerard Pique feels that Neymar doesn't know what to do and so the teammates are all helping him make the right decision.

Jul 29, 2017, 13:47 PM IST
Barcelona eye return to top in Copa del Rey final rehearsal; Real Madrid to face Osasuna

Barcelona eye return to top in Copa del Rey final rehearsal; Real Madrid to face Osasuna

Barcelona had to survive a second leg onslaught from Atletico Madrid in midweek to make a fourth straight final.​

Feb 10, 2017, 11:51 AM IST
Barcelona sack director Pere Gratacos over controversial comments on Lionel Messi

Barcelona sack director Pere Gratacos over controversial comments on Lionel Messi

Barcelona`s response demonstrates the current sensitivity surrounding Messi as club is hoping to tie the 29-year-old to a long-term contract.

Jan 14, 2017, 09:09 AM IST
Luis Suarez insists Lionel Messi must be handed new contract for Barcelona

Luis Suarez insists Lionel Messi must be handed new contract for Barcelona

Messi proved the match-winner once again as he scored from a free-kick for the third time, 11 minutes from time to edge out Bilbao.

Jan 12, 2017, 10:54 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Nine-man Athletic Bilbao stun Barcelona by 2-1 in last-16

Copa del Rey: Nine-man Athletic Bilbao stun Barcelona by 2-1 in last-16

Two goals in three first-half minutes from Aritz Aduriz and Inaki Williams put the hosts in command.

Jan 06, 2017, 09:20 AM IST
Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta keen to extend Camp Nou stay beyond 2018

Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta keen to extend Camp Nou stay beyond 2018

Barcelona recently reached a deal to extend the contract of Uruguay striker Luis Suarez to June 2021.

Dec 26, 2016, 16:06 PM IST
La Liga: Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi script Barcelona win over Espanyol 4-1, moves closer to Real Madrid in points

La Liga: Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi script Barcelona win over Espanyol 4-1, moves closer to Real Madrid in points

Barcelona ends Espanyol's 10-game unbeaten run, to move to within three points of La Liga leaders Real Madrid.

Dec 19, 2016, 09:11 AM IST
FIFA Player of The Year Award: Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi head 23-man shortlist

FIFA Player of The Year Award: Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi head 23-man shortlist

Atletico Madrid and France forward Antoine Griezmann, a Champions League and 2016 Euro finalist, is a contender.

Nov 04, 2016, 22:55 PM IST
Barcelona stalwart Andres Iniesta out for two months with knee injury

Barcelona stalwart Andres Iniesta out for two months with knee injury

The referee immediately signalled for assistance and the 32-year-old was carried off the pitch in evident pain.

Oct 23, 2016, 19:46 PM IST
Lionel Messi penalty snatches thrilling Barcelona win at Valencia

Lionel Messi penalty snatches thrilling Barcelona win at Valencia

Victory moves the champions a point clear of Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid, who face Sevilla and Athletic Bilbao respectively on Sunday.

Oct 23, 2016, 00:26 AM IST
Andres Iniesta predicts bright future for Manchester City with Pep Guardiola at helm

Andres Iniesta predicts bright future for Manchester City with Pep Guardiola at helm

City have won their first three matches of the EPL and now face cross-town rival United, who are coached by Mourinho.

Sep 07, 2016, 17:51 PM IST
Barcelona, Sevilla to make changes in Supercup second leg match

Barcelona, Sevilla to make changes in Supercup second leg match

Meanwhile Ter Stegen`s knee injury means Claudio Bravo will continue in goal.

Aug 16, 2016, 16:49 PM IST
Messi leads Barcelona to 3-2 win over Sampdoria

Messi leads Barcelona to 3-2 win over Sampdoria

Barcelona boosted their advantage to 3-1 with a beautiful goal from Messi off a free kick in the 34th minute.

Aug 11, 2016, 16:54 PM IST
WATCH MATCH HIGHLIGHTS: Spain 3-0 Turkey - Group D, EURO 2016

WATCH MATCH HIGHLIGHTS: Spain 3-0 Turkey - Group D, EURO 2016

The Spaniards progressed to the round of 16 with two wins in group D.

Jun 18, 2016, 09:05 AM IST

Football: Iniesta shines as Spain flex Euro 2016 muscles

Andres Iniesta`s critics were eating their words as the champions flexed their Euro 2016 muscles on Monday.

Jun 14, 2016, 07:23 AM IST
Spain 1 - 0 Czech Republic: Gerard Pique header beats resolute Czechs in Euro 2016

Spain 1 - 0 Czech Republic: Gerard Pique header beats resolute Czechs in Euro 2016

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique headed a late winner as defending champions Spain overcame a resolute and determined Czech Republic 1-0 in their Group D opener in Toulouse on Monday.

Jun 13, 2016, 20:44 PM IST

Euro 2016: 5 players to watch out for in France

The European Championship is about to kick off in France. The players will be motivated to perform for their countries and show their patriotism.

Jun 09, 2016, 15:11 PM IST