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Barca can seal La Liga title with win at Granada

FC Barcelona are just one game away from winning their 23rd La Liga title should they beat Granada at Los Cármenes on Saturday. With Atletico Madrid now effectively out of the running following their 2-1 defeat to Levante last weekend, only their rivals Real Madrid can threaten to spoil Barca’s Championship party should they win at […] Continue reading →

Andres Iniesta Reveals His Desire to Captain Barcelona

The Barcelona team of 2010 under Pep Guardiola will not only be remembered as a great time, but one that revolutionised football. It is surprising to know that the world witnessed this team in action only a few years ago. Sadly, this Barcelona team has fallen from its extraordinary heights. In fact, the team hit […] Continue reading →

Riquelme heaps praise on former team-mate Iniesta

Boca Juniors star Riquelme has insisted former teammate Andres Iniesta is ‘peerless’ in his position and also had good words to say about ex-Barca colleagues Lionel Messi and Eric Abidal. The 34 year-old who now plays his football in his native Argentina insisted Andres Iniesta cannot be rivaled by his opposition once he steps on […] Continue reading →

Barca lose Super Cup title to Madrid after 2-1 defeat

Two early goals from Gonzalo Higuain and Cristiano Ronaldo undid all Barcelona’s hard work in the first leg as they surrendered a 3-2 aggregate lead to eventually lose their Super Cup title 4-3 overall. Lionel Messi struck back for Barca just before half time after going 2-0 down with a perfectly struck free kick but […] Continue reading →

Neymar could be the missing link for FC Barcelona

It’s been bounded around all too often this year that Barcelona, despite possessing world class talent and an unrivaled ability to retain possession still lack that certain cutting edge in front of goal to help them see off opponents. It may be a cliched sentiment but Barca were held to draws seven times over the course of […] Continue reading →