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Man City on alert as Messi hands in Barca transfer request
Lionel Messi looks dejected after Barcelona’s 8-2 hammering by Bayern Munich in the Champions League
In Depth

Man City on alert as Messi hands in Barca transfer request

Premier League club ‘crunch the numbers’ over a potential deal - but do they really need him?
26 Aug 2020
Koeman’s big Barcelona project: rebuild a squad around Messi
Ronald Koeman has been appointed as head coach of FC Barcelona
In Depth

Koeman’s big Barcelona project: rebuild a squad around Messi

After the total humiliation by Bayern Munich, can the Dutchman bring total football back to the Camp Nou?
19 Aug 2020
Sport shorts: Barca to sell Camp Nou naming rights
FC Barcelona’s Camp Nou stadium has a 99,354-seat capacity
In Brief

Sport shorts: Barca to sell Camp Nou naming rights

Ten things from the world of sport on Tuesday 21 April
21 Apr 2020
Guardiola and Messi donate €1m for fight against coronavirus
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola previously managed Barcelona and Bayern Munich
In Brief

Guardiola and Messi donate €1m for fight against coronavirus

Man City manager and the Barcelona captain help the relief efforts in Spain
25 Mar 2020
F1 second pre-season test: driver schedules, times and TV
Max Verstappen drives the Red Bull RB16 during F1 pre-season testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya
In Review

F1 second pre-season test: driver schedules, times and TV

Three more days of testing take place at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya
26 Feb 2020
Sport shorts: Barcelona back boss Setien despite crisis
Barcelona players react after Inaki Williams’s winner for Athletic Bilbao
Daily Briefing

Sport shorts: Barcelona back boss Setien despite crisis

Ten things from the world of sport on Friday 7 February
7 Feb 2020
Back pages: Messi’s Barca row puts Man City on red alert
Lionel Messi is captain of Barcelona and the Argentine national team
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Messi’s Barca row puts Man City on red alert

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 6 February
6 Feb 2020

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Camp Nou crisis: Barcelona captain Messi hits back at Abidal
Lionel Messi and Eric Abidal were formerly team-mates at Barcelona
In Depth

Camp Nou crisis: Barcelona captain Messi hits back at Abidal

Argentine responds to sporting director’s criticism of players
5 Feb 2020
Barcelona top money league as Man Utd slide
Lionel Messi
In Brief

Barcelona top money league as Man Utd slide

Spanish giants soar as Champions League absence hits Old Trafford coffers
15 Jan 2020
Barcelona fire coach Valverde and appoint Setien
Ernesto Valverde has been fired by Barcelona
In Brief

Barcelona fire coach Valverde and appoint Setien

Manager may have paid the price for Champions League defeat last season
14 Jan 2020
Barcelona vs. Real Madrid: El Clasico becomes El Politico
Tvboy’s artwork of Gerard Pique and Sergio Ramos kissing calls for dialogue between Catalonia and Spain
In Depth

Barcelona vs. Real Madrid: El Clasico becomes El Politico

It’s not just a game between the top two teams in La Liga
18 Dec 2019
Fairmont Barcelona: city resort fit for a king or queen
Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I Barcelona B24 bar
In Review

Fairmont Barcelona: city resort fit for a king or queen

As Freddie Mercury said… Barcelona, it’s ‘like a jewel in the sun’
4 Dec 2019
Sport shorts: Barca vs. Real El Clasico could be switched
Barcelona’s Lionel Messi in action against Real Madrid’s Sergio Reguilon and Sergio Ramos
In Brief

Sport shorts: Barca vs. Real El Clasico could be switched

Ten things from the world of sport on Wednesday 16 October
16 Oct 2019
Valverde out, Xavi in? Spanish media react to Barca crisis
Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde reacts during the loss against Granada
In Depth

Valverde out, Xavi in? Spanish media react to Barca crisis

Defending champions lie eighth in La Liga after shock 2-0 loss at Granada
23 Sep 2019
Klopp and Van Dijk are ‘priorities’ for Real and Barcelona
Liverpool’s German manager Jurgen Klopp and Dutch defender Virgil van Dijk
In Brief

Klopp and Van Dijk are ‘priorities’ for Real and Barcelona

Spanish giants linked with Liverpool’s manager and star defender
16 Sep 2019
Messi to Miami? Beckham ‘reaches out’ to Barcelona star
Barcelona and Argentina superstar Lionel Messi
In Brief

Messi to Miami? Beckham ‘reaches out’ to Barcelona star

Beckham wants a marquee signing at new MLS club but Barca plan to offer their captain a lifetime deal
11 Sep 2019
‘Operation Neymar’: PSG reject opening offer from Barcelona
Brazilian striker Neymar joined Paris Saint-Germain for a world-record £200m fee in August 2017
In Brief

‘Operation Neymar’: PSG reject opening offer from Barcelona

Real Madrid and Juventus also keen on the Brazilian forward
21 Aug 2019
Neymar holds talks with Real Madrid but waits on Barcelona
Brazilian striker Neymar joined Paris Saint-Germain for a world-record £200m fee in August 2017
In Brief

Neymar holds talks with Real Madrid but waits on Barcelona

Brazilian is unhappy in Paris and a return to La Liga is on the cards
8 Aug 2019
Neymar’s next move: Barca return or a €500m Real mega-deal?
In August 2017 Neymar completed his record-breaking move from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain
In Depth

Neymar’s next move: Barca return or a €500m Real mega-deal?

Brazilian forward does not want to be at Paris Saint-Germain
21 Jun 2019
La Liga: all change at Barcelona, Atletico and Real
Antoine Griezmann could be lining up alongside Lionel Messi at Barcelona next season
In Depth

La Liga: all change at Barcelona, Atletico and Real

The top three clubs in Spain prepare for a busy summer
15 May 2019
2018-19 Champions League season guide: results and reports
The Champions League final will be played at the Estadio Metropolitano in Madrid on 1 June 2019
In Depth

2018-19 Champions League season guide: results and reports

Lucas Moura’s hat-trick against Ajax sent Tottenham Hotspur through to the final against Liverpool in Madrid
8 May 2019
Liverpool 4 Barca 0: goal videos, reactions and best tweets
Liverpool’s Divock Origi (right) celebrates scoring the fourth goal against Barcelona at Anfield
In Depth

Liverpool 4 Barca 0: goal videos, reactions and best tweets

Jurgen Klopp’s Kop heroes storm into the Champions League final
8 May 2019
Back pages: Liverpool’s miracle of Anfield, Barca’s debacle
Georginio Wijnaldum (centre) scored twice in Liverpool’s 4-0 win against Barcelona
In Depth

Back pages: Liverpool’s miracle of Anfield, Barca’s debacle

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 8 May
8 May 2019
The Decathlon: Snooker’s £1m man Trump is ready to go wild
Judd Trump celebrates his victory at the 2019 Betfred World Snooker Championship final
Daily Briefing

The Decathlon: Snooker’s £1m man Trump is ready to go wild

Ten things from the world of sport on Tuesday 7 May
7 May 2019
UCL: Liverpool vs. Barcelona preview, team news, predictions
Liverpool will be without Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah for the clash against Barcelona
In Review

UCL: Liverpool vs. Barcelona preview, team news, predictions

Without Firmino and Salah Liverpool will need another ‘Miracle of Istanbul’ to reach the final
7 May 2019
Back pages: Maestro Messi is from another planet
Barcelona star Lionel Messi celebrates his stunning free-kick against Liverpool
In Brief

Back pages: Maestro Messi is from another planet

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 2 May
2 May 2019
Video and reactions: Lionel Messi free-kick stuns Liverpool
Barcelona star Lionel Messi scored a sensational free-kick against Liverpool
In Depth

Video and reactions: Lionel Messi free-kick stuns Liverpool

Barcelona take control of the Champions League semi-final after 3-0 win
2 May 2019
Arsenal transfer news: Nkunku, Monreal, Martinez, Fraser
Arsenal manager Unai Emery is keen on signing Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Christopher Nkunku
In Brief

Arsenal transfer news: Nkunku, Monreal, Martinez, Fraser

PSG are willing to sell midfielder Christopher Nkunku to the Gunners
1 May 2019
UCL: Barcelona vs. Liverpool preview, predictions, team news
Barcelona FC
In Review

UCL: Barcelona vs. Liverpool preview, predictions, team news

Reds prepare to face former Anfield stars Luis Suarez and Philippe Coutinho
30 Apr 2019
UCL: Liverpool make a big statement ahead of Barcelona test
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp celebrates with captain Jordan Henderson after winning in Porto
In Brief

UCL: Liverpool make a big statement ahead of Barcelona test

Reds reach the semi-finals after beating FC Porto 6-1 on aggregate
18 Apr 2019
Back pages: Oh Nou! United blown away by Barcelona and Messi
David de Gea’s howler gifted Lionel Messi his second goal in Barcelona’s win against Man Utd
In Brief

Back pages: Oh Nou! United blown away by Barcelona and Messi

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 17 April
17 Apr 2019
Video: Lionel Messi and Barcelona outclass Man Utd
Lionel Messi scored twice as Barcelona beat Manchester United in the Champions League
In Brief

Video: Lionel Messi and Barcelona outclass Man Utd

Spanish giants will now play Liverpool or Porto in the UCL semi-finals
17 Apr 2019
Man Utd transfer news: Pogba, Rashford, Coutinho
Paul Pogba celebrates a goal with Manchester United team-mate Marcus Rashford
In Brief

Man Utd transfer news: Pogba, Rashford, Coutinho

Real Madrid will have to pay more than £130m for French midfielder Pogba
16 Apr 2019
UCL: Barcelona vs. Man Utd preview, predictions, team news
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer scored the winner for Man Utd against Bayern in the 1999 Champions League final at the Camp Nou
In Review

UCL: Barcelona vs. Man Utd preview, predictions, team news

Can Solskjaer inspire another historic night for United at the Camp Nou?
15 Apr 2019