1. Barcelona Celebrate 15th Anniversary of Carles Puyol's Debut with Action Vine

    On October 2, 1999, a young defender named Carles Puyol made his debut for Barcelona away at Real Valladolid . Few people could have predicted it at the time, but Puyol would go on to become a club legend...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 3 months ago 3,864 reads 7 comments

  2. Barcelona: Why La Blaugrana Still Have Work to Do During the Transfer Window

    The introduction of a new coach inevitably signals a new era at Barcelona. Following the controversies of previous seasons in which off-field issues relating to illness and, ironically, ...

    Cronan  Yu Written by Cronan Yu about 4 months ago 4,966 reads 0 comments

  3. Carles Puyol Passes on His Barcelona No. 5 Shirt to Team-Mate Sergio Busquets

    Barcelona legend Carles Puyol won't be honoured with the retirement of his shirt—instead, he has chosen who gets to wear it next. And the defender has passed his No. 5 to Sergio Busquets...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 5 months ago 23,865 reads 61 comments

  4. Carles Puyol Lifts Girlfriend Vanesa Lorenzo in Bikini Above Head, Just Because

    Carles Puyol has retired after an illustrious playing career for Barcelona and is filling the time by taking bizarre pictures with girlfriend Vanesa Lorenzo. 101 Great Goals has suggested it's a bench-pressing routine...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 5 months ago 18,812 reads 19 comments

  5. 5 Reasons Why Barcelona Has Declined

    Barcelona was, at one time, the best team in the world. Some even argued that Pep Guardiola's side was one of the greatest of all-time. However, since his departure, the club has slowly gone downhill...

    Peter Galindo Written by Peter Galindo about 5 months ago 7,614 reads 19 comments

  6. Guest List for 2014 World Cup Final Finds Its Way onto Twitter

    FIFA's list of official guests, dignitaries and heads of state has found its way onto Twitter, providing possibly the only list in the history of time to include both Vladimir Putin and Olivier Dacourt ...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 5 months ago 146,345 reads 14 comments

  7. Carles Puyol Appointed Assistant Sporting Director at Barcelona

    Barcelona's Carles Puyol is hanging up his boots to join the club's Football Department as Assistant Sporting Director starting next September, according to a statement made by the club...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 7 months ago 11,803 reads 40 comments

  8. Barcelona's Carles Puyol Retires in 2nd Place on Club's All-Time Matches List

    With the recent announcement of his retirement , ESPN Stats & Info notes that defender Carles Puyol will leave FC Barcelona as the second-most capped player in the storied club's history...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 months ago 5,935 reads 1 comments

  9. Barcelona Title Win Would Be Fitting Send-off for Carles Puyol

    Carles Puyol has done a lot over the years for Barcelona and now it's time for them to do something for him...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 7 months ago 1,890 reads 7 comments

  10. Barcelona Release Touching Tribute to Legend Carles Puyol

    Barcelona legend Carles Puyol officially said goodbye to the club after 15 years of service on Thursday, and emotions naturally ran high...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 7 months ago 7,606 reads 10 comments

  11. Carles Puyol Says Farewell to Barcelona During Emotional Ceremony

    Emotions ran high at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper on Thursday as Barcelona paid tribute to Carles Puyol , who reaffirmed his departure from the club at the end of this season...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 7 months ago 14,783 reads 33 comments

  12. Carles Puyol's 20 Greatest Moments for Barcelona and Spain

    Carles Puyol has played his final match for Barcelona. On Thursday the outgoing club captain confirmed he would not be playing a part in the Catalan side's title decider at home ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 7 months ago 13,520 reads 24 comments

  13. Carles Puyol Injury: Updates on Barcelona Star's Knee and Return

    Updates from Thursday, May 15 Carles Puyol has confirmed he will not feature in Barcelona's title decider against Atletico Madrid ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 9,656 reads 19 comments

  14. How Barcelona Will Line Up Against Real Madrid

    The critics are out in force after Barcelona fell to consecutive defeats in the space of a week. What better way to answer the fans and media than with a victory over their arch-rivals in a cup final...

    Paul Wilkes Written by Paul Wilkes about 8 months ago 11,404 reads 85 comments

  15. Gerardo Martino's Leaked Transfer List Demonstrates His Bigger Barcelona Picture

    Gerardo Martino may not be at Barcelona next season, according to Spanish television show EsportClub , per The Irish Independent ...

    Paul Wilkes Written by Paul Wilkes about 9 months ago 40,414 reads 117 comments

  16. Gerard Pique Writes Emotional Open Letter to 'Guardian Angel' Carles Puyol

    Carles Puyol 's departure from Barcelona this summer will leave some big shoes to fill, and it appears to have taken its toll on central defensive partner Gerard Pique...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 10 months ago 18,752 reads 39 comments

  17. 6 Potential Destinations for Carles Puyol

    Carles Puyol is leaving Barcelona this summer. The long-time captain, who will turn 36 in April, made the announcement at a Tuesday press conference and also revealed he would ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 10 months ago 31,222 reads 37 comments

  18. Talismanic Carles Puyol Was the Heart and Soul of Barcelona's Golden Era

    Carles Puyol ’s decision to leave Barcelona after 19 years with the club probably means the curtain will now come down on the La Liga career of one of the greatest defenders in the history of the game...

    Guillem Balague Written by Guillem Balague about 10 months ago 10,944 reads 36 comments

  19. Twitter's Reaction to Carles Puyol's Decision to Leave Barcelona

    Carles Puyol announced on Tuesday that he would be calling time on his illustrious and trophy-laden career at Barcelona...

    Alex Livie Written by Alex Livie about 10 months ago 17,299 reads 34 comments

  20. Ranking the Best Seasons of Carles Puyol's Barcelona Career

    Carles Puyol is one of biggest legends in Barcelona history, as well as one of the best centre-backs of his generation...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 10 months ago 8,364 reads 24 comments

  21. Potential Exit of Carles Puyol Is Chance for Barcelona to Fix Defensive Issues

    In December, Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo published a story which said that Barcelona centre-back Carles Puyol is considering retirement at the end of the season...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 10 months ago 9,296 reads 84 comments

  22. Carles Puyol Injury: Updates on Barcelona Star's Leg and Return

    Updates from Monday, Jan. 27 Carles Puyol appears ready to return to the Barcelona first-team after he reported for training on Monday...

    Michael Wade Written by Michael Wade about 11 months ago 3,299 reads 23 comments

  23. 5 Spanish Players Likely to Miss out on the 2014 World Cup

    We all know about the myriad talent the Spanish national side have at their disposal. With depth in every department, it's only natural that the reigning World and European champions won't have a place for every talented Spaniard playing in Europe...

    Abhinav K Written by Abhinav K about 12 months ago 15,391 reads 24 comments