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Neymar not immune to criticism, says Kylian Mbappe

Neymar not immune to criticism, says Kylian Mbappe

Mbappe, Neymar and Cavani have linked up to devastating effect this season, with the trio combining to score 24 goals through PSG`s first 12 league matches.

Nov 12, 2017, 19:10 PM IST
Barcelona to offer lifetime deal to Lionel Messi

Barcelona to offer lifetime deal to Lionel Messi

Messi, 30, agreed on a four-year deal with Barcelona in July, although has not officially signed it yet.

Oct 21, 2017, 21:26 PM IST
Barcelona play La Liga match behind closed doors

Barcelona play La Liga match behind closed doors

In the run-up to the referendum, La Liga boss Javier Tebas had warned Barcelona that the Catalan club would be expelled if the region seceded.

Oct 01, 2017, 20:19 PM IST
RFEF threatens to expel Barcelona FC if Catalonia secedes from Spain

RFEF threatens to expel Barcelona FC if Catalonia secedes from Spain

Catalonia is home to the world`s second-most-valuable club, with five-times European champions Barca a mainstay of Spain`s La Liga whose boss, Javier Tebas, has said the club would not be allowed to remain in the league in the event of secession.

Sep 29, 2017, 23:56 PM IST
Barcelona on frontline of Catalan independence debate

Barcelona on frontline of Catalan independence debate

Catalonia's independance debate has put Barca's "more than a club" motto to the test.

Sep 29, 2017, 17:35 PM IST
Barcelona FC focusing on football, not Catalan independence

Barcelona FC focusing on football, not Catalan independence

The behaviour of fans at Barca`s 99,000 capacity Camp Nou will be under the spotlight as they host Las Palmas in La Liga on Sunday, whilst the potentially historic vote is taking place.

Sep 28, 2017, 00:09 AM IST
Barcelona win as Lionel Messi hits brace to pass 350 La Liga goals

Barcelona win as Lionel Messi hits brace to pass 350 La Liga goals

The five-time World Player of the Year missed from the penalty spot for the 20th time in his career as Fernando Pacheco produced a stunning save midway through the first half.

Aug 27, 2017, 08:14 AM IST
Barcelona's Luis Suarez to continue recovery from injury with Uruguay

Barcelona's Luis Suarez to continue recovery from injury with Uruguay

Suarez suffered trauma to his right knee in Barca`s 2-0 defeat to Real Madrid on Aug. 16, with a club medical report stating he would be out of action for four weeks.

Aug 26, 2017, 08:33 AM IST
Barcelona call for disciplinary action against La Liga president

Barcelona call for disciplinary action against La Liga president

Barcelona have asked Spain`s Court for Sport (TAD) to open disciplinary proceedings against La Liga chief Javier Tebas after he criticised the team`s reaction to an empty bottle being thrown in from the stands during a goal celebration. 

Oct 28, 2016, 00:06 AM IST
Champions League: Pep Guardiola, Carlo Ancelotti begin European quest with new clubs

Champions League: Pep Guardiola, Carlo Ancelotti begin European quest with new clubs

Celtic face a formidable task as they travel to five-time winners Barcelona, where the Scottish champions suffered their joint-heaviest European defeat -- losing 6-1 at the Nou Camp in their last group stage participation in 2013.

Sep 12, 2016, 09:19 AM IST
Can Barcelona win the Champions League 2016-17? Five reasons why it can!

Can Barcelona win the Champions League 2016-17? Five reasons why it can!

Blessed with three South American maestros in Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar, Barcelona possess the most potent attack in world football in the `MSN`.

Sep 12, 2016, 05:49 AM IST
La Liga: Luis Suarez hits four in 8-0 rout; Cristiano Ronaldo injured

La Liga: Luis Suarez hits four in 8-0 rout; Cristiano Ronaldo injured

Rakitic, Messi, Bartra and Neymar were also on target as Barca reasserted their control on the Spanish title race. 

Apr 21, 2016, 11:15 AM IST
Legendary Dutch footballer Johan Cruyff dies at 68 after cancer battle

Legendary Dutch footballer Johan Cruyff dies at 68 after cancer battle

The Dutchman "died peacefully in Barcelona, surrounded by his family after a hard-fought battle with cancer", said a statement on Cruyff`s official website.

Mar 25, 2016, 01:48 AM IST
Neymar: Barcelona star ordered to pay $113,000 in taxes owed to Brazil

Neymar: Barcelona star ordered to pay $113,000 in taxes owed to Brazil

Neymar was accused of not paying 63.3 million reais in taxes between 2011 and 2013 but his parents said he was not a partner in the firms the judge said were part-owned by the player.

Jan 28, 2016, 10:23 AM IST
Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez-less Barca edge towards Copa del Rey semis

Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez-less Barca edge towards Copa del Rey semis

Aritz Aduriz`s 23rd goal of the season a minute from time handed Athletic hope for next week`s second leg.

Jan 21, 2016, 04:26 AM IST
Lionel Messi tax fraud case should be dropped, say lawyers​

Lionel Messi tax fraud case should be dropped, say lawyers​

Messi and his father have already paid five million euros to the tax authorities as a "corrective" measure.

Dec 16, 2015, 20:22 PM IST
Friendly fraud case against Lionel ​Messi shelved

Friendly fraud case against Lionel ​Messi shelved

Messi is also facing a separate tax fraud charge along with his father.

Dec 14, 2015, 21:54 PM IST
Real Madrid face disqualification in Copa del Rey for playing an ineligible player

Real Madrid face disqualification in Copa del Rey for playing an ineligible player

Cheryshev scored the opening goal before being substituted at halftime in Real Madrid's 3-1 victory over Cadiz on Wednesday.

Dec 03, 2015, 11:27 AM IST
Lionel Messi's recovery is on track: Barcelona coach Luis Enrique

Lionel Messi's recovery is on track: Barcelona coach Luis Enrique

FC Barcelona coach Luis Enrique believes star striker Lionel Messi's recovery is proceeding as expected but offered no update on when the the 28-year-old is expected to return to action.

Nov 04, 2015, 15:47 PM IST
Barcelona midfielder Javier​ Mascherano faces possible four-match ban

Barcelona midfielder Javier​ Mascherano faces possible four-match ban

Javier Mascherano faces the prospect of a four-match ban after being sent off towards the end of a 3-1 win at home to Eibar.

Oct 26, 2015, 21:23 PM IST