Eric Abidal retires from France squad

Defender Eric Abidal, who underwent a liver transplant in 2012, has become the latest French player to announce his retirement from international football.

Nasri, Abidal left out of France World Cup squad

Samir Nasri, who was instrumental in helping Manchester City to win the Premier League title, was left out of France`s World Cup squad when Didier Deschamps unveiled a 23-man list plus seven standby players on Tuesday.

Abidal risks World Cup place after Monaco no-show

Eric Abidal did his chances of earning a place in France`s World Cup squad no good by going AWOL on Sunday after the defender was overlooked for Monaco`s Ligue 1 game against Lille.

Abidal `upset` with Barcelona following release

Eric Abidal has admitted that he is "upset" with Barcelona`s decision to release him on a free transfer.

Eric Abidal announces Barca departure

FC Barcelona defender Eric Abidal on Thursday announced that he will leave the football club at the end of the season.

Abidal unsure about Barca future

FC Barcelona defender Eric Abidal explained that he is still unsure about his future at the football club.

Abidal in Barcelona squad to face Celta Vigo

Barcelona have named defender Eric Abidal in the squad for this weekend`s Liga game with Celta Vigo.

Barca defender returns to training

Spanish football giants Barcelona said defender Eric Abidal returned to training with his teammates for the first time since undergoing a liver transplant in April.

Eric Abidal could play again: Doctor

Barcelona left-back Eric Abidal could play football again after undergoing a liver transplant, the doctor who conducted the operation has said.

Barca defender Abidal released from hospital

FC Barcelona confirmed that left back Eric Abidal had been discharged from hospital.

Barca defender Abidal to have liver transplant

Barcelona defender Eric Abidal is to have a liver transplant, the Spanish and European champions said on Thursday.

Abidal grabs Cup winner for Barca at Real

Eric Abidal netted a rare but superbly-taken goal to give Barcelona a 2-1 comeback win at holders Real Madrid in a King`s Cup quarter-final first leg as Pep Guardiola`s side tightened their stranglehold over their rivals.

Muscle injury for Barca`s Abidal

Barcelona`s French international defender Eric Abidal has joined the long list of players suffering injuries at the club.

Barcelona reopen Abidal contract talks

Barcelona have reopened negotiations with left-back Eric Abidal over a contract extension, the Spanish club`s sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta said on Tuesday.

Barcelona reopen Abidal contract talks

Barcelona have reopened negotiations with left-back Eric Abidal over a contract extension, the Spanish club`s sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta said on Tuesday.

Abidal`s liver surgery moved forward to Thursday

Eric Abidal is to have surgery on a tumour in his liver on Thursday, a day earlier than planned.

Abidal`s liver surgery moved forward to Thursday

Eric Abidal is to have surgery on a tumour in his liver on Thursday, a day earlier than planned.

Barcelona defender Abidal out for 10 days

Barcelona defender Eric Abidal will be sidelined for around 10 days after aggravating a thigh injury in the holders` Champions League match against Arsenal on Tuesday.

Barcelona defender Abidal out for 10 days

Barcelona defender Eric Abidal will be sidelined for around 10 days after aggravating a thigh injury in the holders` Champions League match against Arsenal on Tuesday.

Barca defender Abidal out for six to eight weeks

Barcelona and France left back Eric Abidal injured an adductor muscle in his left leg in training on Tuesday and will be out for six to eight weeks, the La Liga club said on their website.