1. Why 4-3-3 Should Be the Go-to Formation for Luis Enrique's Barcelona in 2015/16

    Luis Enrique's Barcelona climbed to the summit of European football in 2014/15 but will find it much harder to stay atop their contemporaries in 2015/16...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 1 day ago 16,612 reads 35 comments

  2. Chelsea vs. Barcelona: Team News, Preview, Live Stream & TV Info

    Barcelona head to Washington and the challenge of overcoming Premier League champions Chelsea in the third leg of their International Champions Cup soiree...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 4 days ago 40,645 reads 29 comments

  3. What Will Thomas Vermaelen Bring to Barcelona in 2015/16

    Thomas Vermaelen has a long way to go to win over the doubters at Barcelona . A very long way. A season disrupted by serious injury has left the Belgian international as a bit-part ...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 5 days ago 9,867 reads 28 comments

  4. Barcelona Should Take Some Positives Despite Loss to Manchester United

    In their second match of the International Champions Cup, Barcelona suffered their first loss, to old foes Manchester United ...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 6 days ago 17,452 reads 57 comments

  5. What Will Be Barcelona's Strongest Defence in the 2015/16 Season?

    Barcelona 's defence were much maligned for their inability to deal with set pieces and high balls into the box before their treble-winning season in 2014/15...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 7 days ago 16,937 reads 31 comments

  6. Does Manchester United Target Pedro Rodriguez Have a Future at Barcelona?

    Pedro Rodriguez appears to have reached a crossroads in his career at Barcelona . Still only 27 years of age, this World Cup winner is being courted by Manchester United , according to Liam Prenderville of the Daily Mirror ...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 7 days ago 9,222 reads 20 comments

  7. Why Neymar Will Go on and Become a Barcelona Legend

    Neymar may well have surprised a few people with his performances for Barcelona during the last campaign. Indeed, 2014/15 could certainly be said to be Neymar's breakout year in Blaugrana after a disappointing opening season...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 12 days ago 31,232 reads 103 comments

  8. What Josep Maria Bartomeu's Presidential Win Means for Barcelona

    Barcelona 's socio membership has spoken. They came in the thousands to exercise their right to vote at Camp Nou—over 44,000, according to Sport , which was a higher turnout than expected being the close season...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 13 days ago 17,782 reads 40 comments

  9. Calling True or False on 4 Recent Barcelona Transfer Rumours

    Barcelona are still in the market for players during this summer window, as long as they are prepared to wait until January to make their debuts...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 14 days ago 15,192 reads 25 comments

  10. Breaking Down Barcelona's Pre-Season Friendly Opponents

    Barcelona head into the 2015/16 pre-season in good shape. Although a few of the South American players who took part in the Copa America will be missing for the first game or two ...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 18 days ago 16,050 reads 24 comments

  11. Will Marc Bartra Be the Next Masia Graduate to Leave Barcelona?

    Marc Bartra has been on the cusp of regular defensive deployment for Barcelona for what seems like years...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 19 days ago 9,394 reads 35 comments

  12. Outlining What Role Pedro Will Play for Barcelona in 2015/16

    When Pedro Rodriguez renewed his contract with Barcelona , it might have come as quite a shock to many who were convinced that the Canary Islander saw his future away from Camp Nou...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 20 days ago 7,453 reads 13 comments

  13. Strengths and Weaknesses of Barcelona Transfer Target Paul Pogba

    Paul Pogba could well be the next "Galactico" signing to arrive at Barcelona if rumours are to be believed...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 23 days ago 10,091 reads 34 comments

  14. How Barcelona Would Benefit from Lionel Messi's International Retirement

    What would happen if Lionel Messi finally got so fed up with all of the criticism flung his way that he decided to concentrate all of his playing efforts with Barcelona ? That ...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 24 days ago 9,562 reads 34 comments

  15. Why Barcelona's Neymar Must Control His Emotions to Realise His Potential

    Neymar proved with his performances for Barcelona throughout the 2014/15 season that he does have what it takes to make it at the highest level...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 26 days ago 8,379 reads 19 comments

  16. Why Ivan Rakitic Is Absolutely Vital to Barcelona's Midfield Fluency

    Ivan Rakitic must go down as one of the best recent signings for Barcelona . Some 50 appearances on from his transfer from Sevilla , it's abundantly clear what the Croatian brought to the Blaugrana party over the course of 2014/15...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 27 days ago 17,245 reads 31 comments

  17. Why Rafinha Is the Forgotten Barcelona Player Who Will Explode in 2015/16

    Rafinha Alcantara could be forgiven for thinking his time at Barcelona is heading much the same way as his sibling, Thiago ...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 28 days ago 10,339 reads 44 comments

  18. Why Arda Turan Wouldn't Be the Right Fit for Barcelona

    Arda Turan's name has popped up in dispatches over the last few days with rumours suggesting that Barcelona could be the next destination for the hardworking Turk...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 1 month ago 18,231 reads 60 comments

  19. 4 European Under-21 Stars Who Should Be on Barcelona's Radar

    Barcelona should always be on the lookout for the best young footballing talent available. Be that by bringing them through the La Masia system, or purchasing from elsewhere, if ...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 1 month ago 10,581 reads 11 comments

  20. 5 Things Barcelona Fans Need to Know About Aleix Vidal

    When Aleix Vidal signed for Barcelona it was with a view to becoming Dani Alves ' replacement given that the Brazilian was expected to leave...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 1 month ago 19,729 reads 13 comments

  21. Why Adama Traore Will Be the Next Youth Talent to Climb the Ranks at Barcelona

    Adama Traore isn't yet a household name at Barcelona , but if things go as expected, it won't be too long before everyone is aware of the youngster...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 1 month ago 14,745 reads 39 comments

  22. 4 Areas for Neymar to Improve on with Barcelona Next Season

    Neymar can look back at his contributions for Barcelona in 2014/15 with pride. Only a handful of players in Blaugrana history have managed to score more than the 39 goals in a single season that the Brazilian amassed last term...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 1 month ago 17,174 reads 61 comments

  23. 1 Summer Transfer Rumour Barcelona Fans Do Not Want to Come True

    As usual at this time of year, Barcelona feature heavily in the transfer rumours column. Despite the presence of a FIFA -imposed transfer ban the Catalans are still able to sign ...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 1 month ago 16,539 reads 31 comments

  24. Path Clear for Laporta as He Rolls out Eric Abidal for Barcelona Presidency Bid

    Joan Laporta knows how to play the crowd doesn't he?! Former Barcelona president Laporta, having recently confirmed his intention to run again in this summer's club elections, ...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 1 month ago 8,109 reads 23 comments

  25. Comparing Neymar's 2013/14 Stats with His 2014/15 Numbers for Barcelona

    Neymar finished his second season at Barcelona  with some very impressive numbers, indeed.  Right from the word "go," the Brazilian was hugely impressive in both his general attitude to work and his application...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 1 month ago 11,409 reads 48 comments