1. UEFA Champions League: Are FC Barcelona 2010-11 the Best Team of All-Time?

    A little less than a week before FC Barcelona host Arsenal FC in the UEFA Champions League, anything less than a stellar performance by Guardiola’s men and the heavily favored Blaugrana will exit this year’s tournament...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about over 3 years ago 4,405 reads 53 comments

  2. UEFA Champions League: 10 Reasons Barcelona Will Win It All in 2011

    Oh boy, the last couple of weeks the performances of the Blaugrana have been anything but convincing. Once again FC Barcelona failed to defeat Arsenal FC at the Emirates...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about over 3 years ago 6,433 reads 32 comments

  3. UEFA Champions League Last 16: Arsenal vs. Barcelona Key Battles

    Arsenal London vs. FC Barcelona: The Key Battles A little less than 48 hours to go and football enthusiasts all over the globe will be treated to the first real spectacle of 2011, ...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about over 3 years ago 2,946 reads 18 comments

  4. FC Barcelona: 10 Reasons Why Carles Puyol Is the Best Defender in the World

    No, you are not hallucinating. I am championing Carles Puyol as the best defender in the world. Once again I urge you to read what I have written before questioning my assessment...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about over 3 years ago 9,659 reads 52 comments

  5. FC Barcelona: Ranking the Top 10 Team Goals Under Pep Guardiola

    Under Pep Guardiola’s stewardship FC Barcelona have become an even more attacking and entertaining football team. During its prime Frank Rijkaard’s team were recognized as the best side in the world...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about over 3 years ago 6,260 reads 3 comments

  6. Ranking the FIFA World XI: Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Villa and Sneijder

    A little over a week ago the FIFPro World XI were announced. Amongst the casualties was Diego Milito, who was even omitted from the initial shortlist for the Ballon d’Or...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about over 3 years ago 6,200 reads 60 comments

  7. Barcelona Transfers: 5 Players Who Could Make Lionel Messi Better

    Oops he did it again; Lionel Messi has received the Ballon d’Or for the second year in a row . Although he is widely regarded to be the best player in the world, by quite some ...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about over 3 years ago 7,617 reads 41 comments

  8. FC Barcelona: How Lionel Messi and Co. Will Rip Arsenal To Shreds

    First of all, neither the story idea nor the headline are the offspring of my creativity. As a Featured Columnist you are required to do assignments, well this was mine. Still, I had the choice to turn it down but chose not to...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about over 3 years ago 5,170 reads 87 comments

  9. World Football: Ranking the 10 Biggest Transfers of 2010

    It’s almost the end of the year 2010, football-wise we were treated to some of the most thrilling domestic seasons across Europe’s leagues...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about over 3 years ago 4,017 reads 29 comments

  10. Gareth Bale Close To Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo? Dream On

    Gareth Bale close to Cristiano Ronaldo? I don’t think so. While it is understandable that Wales boss Brian Flynn likes to see Gareth Bale become as good as Lionel Messi, it made him look like a mad man in the process...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 1,960 reads 63 comments

  11. Gareth Bale As Good As FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi? Yeah, Right

    The Hype is (un)real The UK-based media is as biased as it gets. Before the FIFA World Cup they declared the English national team as serious contenders for the trophy...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 2,873 reads 86 comments

  12. Picking an FC Barcelona XI To Include Ibrahim Afellay

    Formation 4-3-3 Goalkeeper: Victor Valdes This one is a no-brainer, and even though Jose Pinto can double as a referee, I prefer to have Valdes as the Goalie...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 2,607 reads 30 comments

  13. FC Barcelona: Top 5 All-Time Goalkeepers

    After working my way backwards form strikers to midfielders to defenders , it’s only logical that I address the finest goalkeepers in Barca history too...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 3,872 reads 20 comments

  14. Countdown to El Clasico: When Real Madrid and FC Barcelona Fans Collide! Part II

    First of all, a big thank you for all the positive feedback, comments and responses I, or better yet, we ( Muffakham , Manuel and I), received for Part I ...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 2,913 reads 59 comments

  15. FC Barcelona: Tiki Taka or Quite Simply The Beautiful Game

    Over the past four decades (the last two in particular) FC Barcelona and its football philosophy have become synonymous with slick, stylish and, more often than not, mesmerizing attacking football...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 4,012 reads 35 comments

  16. Top 10 All-Time Barcelona Defenders: Do Puyol and Pique Make the List?

    Here we go again. After compiling lists of the ten best strikers and midfielders in the history of FC Barcelona, I felt compelled, or better yet, I was assigned to create a list of Barca’s finest defenders...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 6,879 reads 36 comments

  17. FC Barcelona: Joan Laporta vs. Sandro Rosell and the Case for Laporta

    Who would’ve thought, that by the end of the noughties, FC Barcelona would emerge as the most dominant club in Spain? Not only did they prove that they are juggernauts in ...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 1,533 reads 26 comments

  18. Top 10 All-Time Barcelona Midfielders: Do Xavi and Iniesta Make The Grade?

    FC Barcelona and Spain are both currently enjoying one of the best spells in their respective histories – winning trophy after trophy...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 6,502 reads 33 comments

  19. David Villa: The (FC Barcelona) Goal Drought

    Another game, another disappointment, another goal-less game for FC Barce…umm, my bad, David Villa . The player, who caused Zlatan Ibrahimovic to reconsider his options, and ultimately leave for AC Milan , is doing everything but scoring...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 1,447 reads 42 comments

  20. Countdown to El Clasico: When FC Barcelona and Real Madrid Fans Collide! Part I

    This year’s La Liga season promises to be the most exciting since…well, since last season. It is safe to assume that neither FC Barcelona nor Real Madrid will repeat their overall point haul...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 4,886 reads 26 comments

  21. Top 10 All-Time Barcelona Strikers: Does David Villa Make the List?

    When FC Barcelona aquired the services of David Villa, the football world assumed that the Blaugrana attack would become an even more feared entity. Replacing Zlatan Ibrahimovic for the more mobile and agile David Villa seemed to be an improvement...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 52,131 reads 66 comments

  22. The Race for La Liga: Why It's Not Just About FC Barcelona and Real Madrid

    The Two-headed Beast To the average football fan, the Spanish top-flight is one of the most monotone domestic leagues in Europe...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 1,579 reads 56 comments

  23. Barcelona-Mallorca: Barcelona Player Ratings

    A rather uninspired showing from the Blaugrana which allowed the guests to come back after being down 1-0. While the team as a whole showed willingness and work-ethic throughout the encounter it just wasn't meant to be...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 1,188 reads 3 comments

  24. The Messi-Dependency: How Pep Gone Mad

    FC Barcelona have come a long way since being humiliated by Real Madrid in the Santiago Bernabeu two years ago. A lot has changed since Carles Puyol & Co. had to form a guard of honor for their most fierce rivals...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 2,693 reads 107 comments

  25. The Ten Most Expensive Football Players Of All-Time

    To be quite honest I had a bit of downtime so I figured rather than wasting my time watching videos on YouTube, that I do something productive...

    Adi-Oula Sebastian Written by Adi-Oula Sebastian about almost 4 years ago 36,493 reads 24 comments