1. Lionel Messi: Quotes on Barcelona Star from His Coaches, Team-Mates and Rivals

    Lionel Messi is just a decade into his professional career, but the 10th anniversary of his debut for Barcelona is a great time to take a trip down memory lane...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 5 days ago 22,670 reads 84 comments

  2. We Remember: Video Shows Leo Messi's Barcelona Debut, October 16, 2004

    It's hard to believe that it's been a decade since the 17-year-old Lionel Messi took to the field for the first time for Barcelona. The Argentine was a substitute for the Blaugrana in their La Liga clash against Espanyol in a derby game...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 5 days ago 36,294 reads 33 comments

  3. Lionel Messi Was Signed by Barcelona on a Napkin

    Cool story out of Spain today where Sid Lowe of The Guardian reports that Lionel Messi was first signed by Barcelona on a napkin...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 6 days ago 249 reads 0 comments

  4. Barca Star Gerard Pique Blows Up at the Police After They Dish out a Fine

    Gerard Pique has had a controversial new episode with the Guàrdia Urbana in Barcelona after he lost his temper in the Port Olimpic area of Barcelona...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 6 days ago 119 reads 0 comments

  5. Madrid to Take Ebola Precautions

    Real Madrid will take all necessary precautions against the Ebola virus when they contest this year's World Club Championship.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 6 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  6. Alves Strikes Fear into Real Madrid

    Dani Alves has labelled Luis Suárez a "beast" in an interview with Catalan television channel TV3.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 6 days ago 970 reads 0 comments

  7. 'Pest' Suarez Can't Wait for El Clasico, Says Alves

    Luis Suarez cannot wait to make his Barcelona debut against Real Madrid at the Bernabeu, according to new team-mate Dani Alves.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 6 days ago 733 reads 0 comments

  8. Atletico Madrid Have No Time to Burn in La Liga Title Defence

    Seven games in, just five points back and a favourable stretch to come: What's there to worry about for Atletico Madrid in their La Liga defence? This is still October, after all...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 6 days ago 3,502 reads 7 comments

  9. Bodybuilder: Real Madrid Helped Me Become Mr Universe and Ronaldo Looks Amazing

    Meet Luis Vidal, a bodybuilder who was recently crowned Mr Universe in the over-45 category, and who was a former youth team player with Real Madrid ...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 6 days ago 11,514 reads 6 comments

  10. Real Madrid Transfer News: Petr Cech January Bid Expected, Lucas Silva Targeted

    Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti wants to sign Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech this January. The Los Blancos chief is reportedly ready to bid for the distinguished Czech Republic stopper...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 6 days ago 8,437 reads 14 comments

  11. Andreu Fontas Suffers Sprained Knee

    Celta Vigo have informed that defender Andreu Fontás has suffered a sprained knee, but the club's medical staff is hopeful that the player returns to action soon.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 6 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  12. Barcelona Transfer News: Cesc Fabregas Exit to Chelsea Blasted by Cristian Tello

    Cristian Tello has criticised Barcelona's handling of Cesc Fabregas ' departure, saying the Spanish midfielder didn't receive the exit he "deserved" after serving his boyhood club for three years...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 6 days ago 18,089 reads 27 comments

  13. How Barcelona Will Counter Clasico Threat of Ronaldo, Bale, Benzema and James

    Carlo Ancelotti has already confirmed that he will be deploying his Fantastic Four against Barcelona, and even though there are two games between now and the Clasico , Luis Enrique will already be thinking about how to counter them...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 6 days ago 17,215 reads 100 comments

  14. Petr Cech Would Be an Unnecessary January Transfer Move for Real Madrid

    Carlo Ancelotti might have thought he'd escaped this. But he hasn't. And he'll want to. For the goalkeeping debate at Real Madrid is not only becoming tiresome for the Italian, ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 6 days ago 6,041 reads 14 comments

  15. Villarreal Renew Contracts of Mario Gaspar and Manu Trigueros Until 2019

    Villarreal have this morning announced the double contract extensions of Mario Gaspar and Manu Trigueros – both of whom are now tied to the club until 2019.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 6 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  16. Why Carlo Ancelotti Fits the Profile as Real Madrid Manager

    Carlo Ancelotti permitted a wide-ranging interview with the Spanish radio station Cadena Cope (h/t AS ) earlier this week, in which he covered a number of potentially difficult subjects...

    Nick Dorrington Written by Nick Dorrington about 6 days ago 4,958 reads 7 comments

  17. Lionel Messi and Neymar Tipped to be Rested in Barcelona vs. Eibar Match

    Updates from Friday, Oct. 17 Barcelona boss Luis Enrique has confirmed Pedro will start the weekend clash with Eibar, heightening belief Neymar or Lionel Messi will be rested...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 6 days ago 14,240 reads 18 comments

  18. Cristiano Ronaldo Knee Surgery Fears Addressed by FIFA-Accredited Doctor Ripoll

    Cristiano Ronaldo doesn't need to worry about the long-term state of his knee, according to Doctor Ripoll, whose state-of-the-art medical centre is accredited by FIFA...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 6 days ago 17,527 reads 38 comments

  19. James Rodriguez Shows Again Why He Might Be the Nicest Man in Football

    James Rodriguez was the star of the World Cup and earned a big-money dream move to Real Madrid this summer, but he still seems to have his feet firmly on the ground...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 6 days ago 42,676 reads 25 comments

  20. Clemente: 'Bielsa Would've Relegated Bilbao'

    Javier Clemente believes that if Marcelo Bielsa had continued at Athletic Bilbao one more year the club would have been relegated.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 6 days ago 95 reads 0 comments

  21. Why Barcelona Will Hand a Clasico Debut to Luis Suarez

    Luis Suarez must be champing at the bit to pull on the Blaugrana and the expectation is that he will make his debut against Real Madrid in El Clasico...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 6 days ago 12,933 reads 74 comments

  22. Real Madrid Keen on Brazilian Midfielder Lucas Silva

    According to Marca, he has a lot of options to become a Real Madrid player next summer in order to replace Sami Khedira...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 7 days ago 3,553 reads 1 comments

  23. Ronaldo Will Break Champions League Goal Record, but Messi Will End on Top

    Cristiano Ronaldo is only two goals away from breaking Raul's Champions League goal-scoring record, while Lionel Messi is three goals away...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 days ago 11,460 reads 29 comments

  24. Transfer Insider: Why Dani Alves Will Snub Man United and Stay at Barcelona

    There are reports saying that Dani Alves and Barcelona are still not close in their contract negotiations. With both sides not being on the same page, many believe that a move is inevitable for the Brazilian...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 7 days ago 7,221 reads 16 comments

  25. Barcelona Transfer News: New Pedro Deal Will Be Right Move for Blaugrana

    Barcelona are reportedly planning a new offer for winger Pedro, despite the player complaining about a lack of playing time, and with the Blaugrana restricted by a transfer ban, locking up a longtime contributor would be the right move for the future.

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 7 days ago 5,370 reads 9 comments