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Adrien Rabiot, Arturo Vidal

Transfer Rumors 2018: FC Barcelona Pressuring Adrien Rabiot via Arturo Vidal

Posted on 2 Aug, 2018, by in Soccer

Is Barcelona about to snatch up Arturo Vidal right from the jaws of Inter, thus making it 2-for-2 when going for South American players about to sign for Italian clubs, or are the rumors regarding the Chilean midfielder all about putting pressure on Adrien Rabiot of Paris Saint-Germain? More

Monchi, James Pallotta

AS Roma Still Trying to Recover From Barcelona-Malcom Transfer Saga

Posted on 26 Jul, 2018, by in Soccer

President and co-owner of AS Roma, James Pallotta, is either joking in his comments about Barcelona following the Malcom transfer saga, or simply way too naive when it comes to understanding what a dirty business European football is. More

Malcom

Malcom, Hellas Verona, Jorge Mendes and the Direction of European Football

Posted on 24 Jul, 2018, by in Soccer

Two stories made me sit down and write these words. The first, a contemporary one. Roma on the verge of signing Brazilian standout Malcom, only to see him snatched away at the last moment by Barcelona, with Bordeaux being the real villains in the story. More

Suarez vs Ramos

Barcelona vs Real Madrid – Unfortunately, Alejandro Hernandez is the Star

Posted on 6 May, 2018, by in Soccer

The second and final Clasico of the season ended in a draw. Two Barcelona leads from Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi were cancelled by equalizers by Gareth Bale and Cristiano … More

Andres Iniesta

Andres Iniesta – A Career Defined by Two Historic Goals for Barcelona & Spain

Posted on 27 Apr, 2018, by in Soccer

Andres Iniesta isn’t retiring, but the end to the Barcelona chapter of his career is a perfect opportunity to look back at the two defining moments of his career – his 2009 Champions League goal against Chelsea, and his 2010 World-Cup winning goal for Spain against the Netherlands. More

Pique Gloating

14 Best Photos of Real Madrid vs Barcelona

Posted on 23 Dec, 2017, by in Soccer

The first La Liga Clasico of the 2017-2018 season ended in a decisive 3-0 win for Barcelona over Real Madrid, which gives Los Clues a 9 point lead at the … More

Messi Goal vs Valencia disallowed

La Liga Referees Trying to Help Real Madrid Catch Up With Barcelona

Posted on 2 Dec, 2017, by in Soccer

Just when it looked like Barcelona were running away with the La Liga title, two awful mistakes by referees seem to be injecting some artificial interest in the Spanish league, helping out Real Madrid. More

Man City Sergio Aguero

Still Undefeated Teams in Europe’s Top Football Leagues

Posted on 26 Oct, 2017, by in Soccer

As we approach the end of October, there are 6 undefeated clubs remaining in Europe’s top 5 football leagues: 2 in La Liga (Barcelona & Valencia), 2 in Serie A (Inter & Napoli), 1 in the Premier League (Manchester City) and 1 in Ligue 1 (PSG). Here’s a bit about each team’s season so far. More

Lionel Messi

No One Believes in Barcelona Anymore, But That Doesn’t Bother Lionel Messi

Posted on 9 Sep, 2017, by in Soccer

It’s been almost a decade since Barcelona entered a season as underdogs in the title run. Today, in a 5-0 win over Espanyol, was the first time Los Cules looked like a title team, even if most of it was Lionel Messi taking his ability and execution up a notch, finishing with an effortless hat trick. More

Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi is Carrying Barcelona on His Back

Posted on 26 Aug, 2017, by in Soccer

Things have looked quite bleak for Barcelona over the last few months, but at least they have Lionel Messi. In a difficult visit to Alaves, it was the Argentine star that pulled the team through to remain unbeaten through the first 180 minutes of La Liga football, although Los Cules remain unimpressive. More