1. Barcelona Announce They Will Hold Club President Elections at Season's End

    Barcelona have confirmed that following Andoni Zubizarreta's sacking as director of football, the club will hold elections for a new president in 2015, a year ahead of schedule...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 22 days ago 8,868 reads 51 comments

  2. Barcelona Call Early Elections Amid Upheaval

    The next few months are going to be interesting. Bartomeu announces elections at the end of the season to "ease tension" around the club...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 22 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  3. Bartomeu: 'No Doubt' Luis Enrique the Best Man for the Job

    Bartomeu: "There is no doubt that Luis Enrique is the best person for the job he has. He is working on the team, with the players...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 22 days ago 25 reads 1 comments

  4. Luis Enrique Insists He Faces No Ultimatum but His Barcelona Future Is at Risk

    The walls are closing in on Luis Enrique, and the Asturian coach stands firm in the middle, refusing to put his arms out to try to hold them off...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 23 days ago 3,849 reads 44 comments

  5. Barcelona Transfer News: Luis Enrique Rubbishes Lionel Messi Rumours

    Luis Enrique commented on the recent power struggles within Barcelona on Wednesday amid rumours star forward Lionel Messi has presented the club with an ultimatum, according to the Spanish press...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 23 days ago 23,353 reads 73 comments

  6. Barcelona vs. Elche: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape Copa Del Rey Game

    Barcelona host Elche for the first time in three occasions during January. A first-leg Copa Del Rey tie at Camp Nou represents the perfect opportunity for Luis Enrique's men to make the second match a foregone conclusion...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 23 days ago 6,402 reads 24 comments

  7. Tense Barcelona Situation May Force Messi's Hand

    The erupting turmoil in Barcelona has prompted more resounding rumours than ever that Barca star Lionel Messi may be on the move to another club...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 23 days ago 27,096 reads 96 comments

  8. Luis Enrique Wanted to Formally Punish Messi for 'Gastroenteritis' Absence

    Luis Enrique seems to have started a war with Lionel Messi, that has caused others in the dressing room to try and intervene...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 23 days ago 5,638 reads 7 comments

  9. Barcelona's Problems Continue as Lionel Messi's Frustration Grows

    For FC Barcelona , the prolonged ineptitude and football vandalism, which has been visible since 2010, has now erupted into a full crisis -- of the sporting variety at least...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 23 days ago 2,505 reads 1 comments

  10. Lionel Messi's Barcelona Issues More Complex Than a Simple Manager Feud

    The mischievous boxing promoter Mickey Duff once wryly observed that a rival promoter had achieved the seemingly impossible with one of his latest fighters. “He’s done a Cecil B...

    Guillem Balague Written by Guillem Balague about 24 days ago 60,954 reads 178 comments

  11. Barcelona Transfer News: Lionel Messi Treatment Slammed by Hristo Stoichkov

    Former Barcelona star Hristo Stoichkov has criticised the Catalan club's recent treatment of Lionel Messi, warning the Blaugrana they may lose the Argentine superstar if they do not pamper him...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 24 days ago 11,003 reads 58 comments

  12. What Are the Chances of Barcelona's Lionel Messi Actually Moving to Chelsea?

    Lionel Messi following Chelsea and some of their players on Instagram the day that Barcelona went into meltdown was no coincidence...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 24 days ago 43,231 reads 81 comments

  13. Lionel Messi Says Sorry After Missing Training Day and Visit to Hospital

    Just one day after Barcelona lost 1-0 to Real Sociedad in La Liga, the club held their annual open training day for fans. A big crowd turned up for the session, which was followed by visits to hospitals within the city...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 24 days ago 18,760 reads 23 comments

  14. Neymar Appears to Joke with Messi to "Warm Up" After 2 Minutes of Shock Loss

    The fallout from Barcelona's shock loss to Real Sociedad continues to rumble on. Barca suffered an unexpected 1-0 defeat after Jordi Alba's second-minute own ...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 24 days ago 31,494 reads 21 comments

  15. 4 Things for Barcelona Fans to Look Forward to in 2015

    Barcelona can look at this next year as being a glass half empty scenario, or they can be positive and take a glass half full approach. One would imagine it's the latter which the hierarchy at the club will be preaching...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 24 days ago 5,602 reads 16 comments

  16. Carles Puyol Exit, Andoni Zubizarreta Sacking Underline Barcelona Turmoil

    Monday's ouster of Andoni Zubizarreta, and the announcement of Carles Puyol's resignation shortly thereafter, are just the latest indications that FC Barcelona are in a state of ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 24 days ago 14,183 reads 100 comments

  17. Carles Puyol Resigns from Barcelona: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Carles Puyol has taken the decision to resign from his role as Barcelona assistant sports director, following former director Andoni Zubizarreta out the exit just hours after he was fired...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 24 days ago 20,564 reads 46 comments

  18. Andoni Zubizarreta Fired by Barcelona: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    In a move that shouldn't come as a complete surprise, Barcelona terminated the contract of director of football Andoni Zubizarreta on Monday in the wake of a series of comments that brought his position within the club into question...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 25 days ago 16,263 reads 114 comments

  19. Luis Enrique Has Created Barcelona Worries over Atletico Madrid Clash

    Dropping Lionel Messi and Neymar didn't just harm Barcelona's performance in their 1-0 defeat by Real Sociedad but also created the potential to disrupt their game against Atletico Madrid on Sunday...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 25 days ago 8,819 reads 28 comments

  20. Lionel Messi Illness: Updates on Barcelona Star's Stomach and Return

    Lionel Messi's upset stomach created more headlines than the average bout of mild sickness this week, but the Barcelona star has been deemed fit for Thursday's Copa del Rey tie with Elche...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 25 days ago 6,135 reads 19 comments

  21. Lionel Messi Reportedly 'Livid' with Luis Enrique over Barcelona Omission

    The substitutes' bench isn ’t a familiar place for Barcelona’s Lionel Messi , and according to Jose Larranaga on COPE’s Tiempo de Juego (h/t Inside ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 25 days ago 36,792 reads 101 comments

  22. Luis Enrique Rejects Criticism over Lionel Messi and Neymar Omissions

    Luis Enrique received plenty of criticism in the wake of Barcelona's 1-0 loss against Real Sociedad on Sunday for his decision to rest both Lionel Messi and Neymar, but the Blaugrana boss told reporters after the match he had no regrets...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 25 days ago 14,590 reads 63 comments

  23. Barcelona Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of January 5

    Barcelona , despite their optimism, were hit with the biggest blow of the season during the past week as the Court of Arbitration for Sport upheld FIFA's decision to ban the club from any incoming transfers until 2016...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 25 days ago 6,773 reads 9 comments

  24. Luis Enrique Wrong to Bench Lionel Messi and Neymar in Real Sociedad Shambles

    "After seeing the result I do not know if I would take the same decision," said Luis Enrique after seeing Barcelona tumble to a 1-0 defeat by Real Sociedad , when asked about his decision to bench Neymar and Lionel Messi...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 25 days ago 11,683 reads 16 comments

  25. Messi, Neymar and Alves on Bench vs. Sociedad

    Barça's starters 13. Bravo 2. Montoya 5. Sergio 6. Xavi 7. Pedro 8. Iniesta 9. Suárez 14. Mascherano 18. Jordi Alba 24. Mathieu 31. Munir.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 25 days ago 51 reads 0 comments