Shimon Peres tells Barcelona players they`re `messengers of peace`

Israeli President Shimon Peres on Sunday praised Lionel Messi and his fellow Barcelona stars as "messengers of peace" as they made a brief visit to Israel and the Palestinians territories.

Barca keeper Pinto gets CL ban after tricks fool striker

Confusing an FC Copenhagen player into believing he was offside when clear through on goal earned Barcelona`s Jose Manuel Pinto a two-match Champions League ban from UEFA on Friday.

Barca Coach Pep Guardiola urges players to attack

Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola has urged his players to take a positive approach to their Champions League semi-final second-leg clash with Inter at Camp Nou tomorrow night.

Barca thrash Zaragoza to go three clear of Real

Seydou Keita hit a hat-trick and Zlatan Ibrahimovic netted twice to lead Barcelona to a 6-1 thrashing of Real Zaragoza and send the La Liga champions three points clear of Real Madrid on Sunday.

Messi helps Barca to Super Cup win over Athletic

Two goals from Lionel Messi and a poacher`s strike from Bojan Krkic gave Barcelona a 3-0 win over Athletic Bilbao in their Spanish Super Cup second leg on Sunday for a 5-1 aggregate victory.

Barca move will make me happiest man alive: Ibrahimovic

Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be the happiest man alive once he has completed his move to Barcelona from Inter Milan, the Swedish striker said.