Neymar`s father defends Barca deal
Neymar`s father defends Barca deal

The father of Brazilian star Neymar on Tuesday said the mega-transfer deal which took the striker from Santos to Barcelona was "absolutely legal."

Judge upholds case against FC Barcelona bosses
Judge upholds case against FC Barcelona bosses

A Spanish judge on Friday upheld a tax fraud case against FC Barcelona`s current and ex-chairman over the signing of striker Neymar, taking them a step closer to a possible trial, a judicial source said.

Barcelona president, club to stand trial for tax fraud
Barcelona president, club to stand trial for tax fraud

A Spanish judge has decided to send Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu, his predecessor Sandro Rosell and the club to trial over alleged tax fraud in the signing of Brazil forward Neymar.

Barcelona president points finger at predecessor in Neymar tax probe
Barcelona president points finger at predecessor in Neymar tax probe

Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu pointed the finger at his predecessor on Friday over allegations of tax fraud linked to the signing of Brazilian striker Neymar.

Other factors behind tax fraud accusations: Barca president
Other factors behind tax fraud accusations: Barca president

FC Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu believes the club's identification with the Catalan region is a major factor in imputing tax fraud charges against him over signing Brazilian striker Neymar.

Barcelona are paying political price over Neymar, says club president
Barcelona are paying political price over Neymar, says club president

After finding himself in a legal soup, Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu on Tuesday claimed that they are paying a political price for signing Neymar against the wishes of rival Real Madrid.

Charges against Barcelona president dropped in Neymar affair
Charges against Barcelona president dropped in Neymar affair

Prosecutors in Spain have dropped charges against Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu over alleged tax irregularities concerning the signing of Brazil star Neymar, according to a judgement made public on Friday.

Ex-Barca boss defends Neymar contract in court

Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell defended Tuesday the legality of Brazilian striker Neymar`s contract during questioning by a Spanish court which is investigating possible tax crimes.

Barca to answer tax evasion charges over Neymar transfer in court

Barcelona and their former president Sandro Rosell have been called by a judge to give evidence in a court over charges of tax evasion involved in the Neymar transfer.

Barca president Bartomeu insists no elections this summer

FC Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu insisted that he and his board of directors intend to see out the remaining two years of their mandate.

Barca president to fight transfer ban, defends youth system

FC Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu strongly defended his club`s youth system and hinted that outside forces were behind the decision published by FIFA to prohibit the club from signing any new players until June 2015.

Five problems a transfer ban causes Barcelona

Spanish giants Barcelona were hit by a one-year transfer ban from football`s governing body FIFA on Wednesday for "serious" breaches of rules in acquiring under-age players.

Spanish government minister backs Barca over Neymar

Barcelona should be treated with more respect, Spanish sports minister Miguel Cardenal said on Tuesday following criticism of the Catalan club for their handling of the Neymar transfer.

Barcelona pay 13.5 million euros in Neymar tax fraud case

Barcelona have paid 13.5 million euros to the Spanish authorities after they were charged last week with tax fraud in the signing of Brazil forward Neymar, the club said on Monday.

Barca charged with tax fraud over Neymar deal

Barcelona have been charged by a Spanish court with committing tax fraud in the signing of Brazil forward Neymar last year in the latest twist to a saga that has already claimed the scalp of one club president.

Judge indicts Barcelona over alleged tax fraud

A judge indicted Spanish football champions Barcelona on Thursday over alleged tax crimes linked to their signing of Brazilian star striker Neymar.

Neymar blasts `false friends` amid Barca probe

Brazil starlet Neymar blasted "false friends" as he alluded Sunday to the strain of a tax probe into last year`s money-spinning move to Barcelona.

Santos deny wrongdoing over Neymar sale

Brazilian club Santos denied any wrongdoing over the 57 million-euro sale of Neymar to Spanish fiootball giants Barcelona last June.

Barca hoping to defy off field distractions

Barcelona will try to put institutional uncertainty off the field behind them to remain on top of La Liga for a record 59th consecutive round of fixtures when they host Malaga on Sunday.

Barca president quits amid Neymar transfer probe

Barcelona president Sandro Rosell resigned on Thursday in the aftermath of a Spanish court`s decision to investigate last year`s signing of Brazil forward Neymar.