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# fc-barcelona - Today’s News

Gerard Pique fined €10k for hurling abuse and a parking ticket at policemen

The Barcelona star reportedly told them: ‘You’re jealous of me because I’m famous’.

# fc-barcelona - Saturday 28 February, 2015

‘Messi ate too many pizzas,’ says former Barcelona star

Carles Rexach says the Argentine put on too much weight last season and believes Luis Enrique is too strict with his players

Luis Enrique laments English ‘campaign’ over Suarez amid fresh biting allegations

“We have seen these kind of campaigns against players, president, supporters.”

# fc-barcelona - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Power ranking the last 16 teams in this season’s Champions League

Several of the ties remain evenly-poised going into next month’s second legs.

# fc-barcelona - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Lionel Messi tried and failed to ‘do a Robbie Keane’ against City last night

It was a mixed evening in general in the Champions League for the Barcelona superstar.

Neymar confronts Man City fan after verbal exchange

The Barcelona star was the subject of taunts from one Portuguese-speaking home supporter.

# fc-barcelona - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Luis Suarez scores twice on his return to England… but Messi proves he’s human Penalty Miss This post contains videos

Luis Suarez scores twice on his return to England… but Messi proves he’s human

Barcelona hold a 2-1 advantage over Man City after tonight’s Champions League last-16 first leg.

As it happened: Man City v Barcelona, Champions League

Man City took on Barcelona in the last 16 of Europe’s premier club competition.

5 talking points ahead of tonight’s Champions League action

Manuel Pellegrini’s side face a formidable Barca team, plus more games to look forward to.

The forgotten story of the Irishman who helped save Barcelona from extinction

Without Patrick O’Connell, the Catalan giants, as we know them today, may not have existed.

Tommy Martin column: It was once the people’s club but has Barcelona now lost its soul?

As Barca prepare to take on Man City, Tommy Martin asks whether the Catalan giants are still ‘more than a club’ off the field.

# fc-barcelona - Monday 23 February, 2015

Luis Enrique ‘not interested’ in Messi and Pique’s night at the casino

The Barca boss claims he has no desire to engage in “gossip” ahead of his side’s clash at Manchester City.

Barcelona fans chant ‘Ronaldo doesn’t drink water’

The supporters faced being fined for singing that the Real Madrid star is a drunk.

Barcelona not as tough as Stoke away – Kompany

The Belgian insists he and his fellow team-mates have faced more challenging assignments at the Britannia Stadium than taking on Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez.

# fc-barcelona - Saturday 21 February, 2015

City warm-up for Barcelona showdown by carving Newcastle apart

While Pellegrini’s side were running riot, Barca lost at home to Malaga.

# fc-barcelona - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Messi: I went through a lot of problems in 2014

The Barcelona star has admitted to having struggled on and off the field last year.

# fc-barcelona - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Barcelona face punishment for ‘Ronaldo is a drunk’ chants

The Catalan club and their fans have been reported by Spain’s Football League authority.

# fc-barcelona - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Another hat-trick from Messi but Suarez scissors kick the pick of the bunch Top Drawer This post contains videos

Another hat-trick from Messi but Suarez scissors kick the pick of the bunch

Barcelona ran out 5-0 winners over Levante with their front three all getting on the scoresheet.

‘There’s always some Irish guy to remind me of the goal. What can I say? It had to be done’

We spoke to Gaizka Mendieta about knocking Ireland out of the World Cup and all things Spanish football this week.

# fc-barcelona - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Luis Suarez sets up goals for both teams as Barcelona beat Villareal

The Uruguayan was involved quite heavily this evening.

# fc-barcelona - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Luis Suarez has ended his six game goal drought in style tonight

Barca are cruising against Athletic Bilbao.

# fc-barcelona - Friday 6 February, 2015

Neymar: Coutinho can become Liverpool’s new Suarez

The Barcelona forward has known the playmaker since they were young.

# fc-barcelona - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Is one of the world’s most famous stadiums about to get a new name?

Qatar Airways’ CEO Akbar Al Baker has hinted at securing the naming rights.

# fc-barcelona - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Leo Messi doesn’t really get the concept of ‘warming up the keeper’ This post contains videos

# fc-barcelona - Sunday 1 February, 2015

Rapid fire Barca best Villarreal to keep pace with Real

Two goals in three minutes helped the Catalan side to a 3-2 win.

# fc-barcelona - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Leo Messi and Luis Enrique did have a training-ground row, Barca star confirms

The defender has lifted the lid on a heated argument involving the No.10 and his boss after the winter break.

# fc-barcelona - Monday 26 January, 2015

An Argentine footballing legend and nutmeg king has announced his retirement

The former Barcelona man has confirmed that he will bring an end to his career at 36-years-old.

# fc-barcelona - Saturday 24 January, 2015

Messi and Neymar take one-twos to another level as Barca hit Elche for 6 Just The Two Of Us This post contains videos

Messi and Neymar take one-twos to another level as Barca hit Elche for 6

Barcelona’s dynamic duo scored two each to stretch their winning run to six games.

# fc-barcelona - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Watching Jordi Alba not watch Leo Messi’s penalty only adds to the drama

Messi the matchwinner as Barca take a slender lead against Atletico.

# fc-barcelona - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Messi bags his 30th Barcelona hat-trick as they hammer Deportivo

Luis Enrique’s men kept up the pace with Real Madrid with a 4-0 victory tonight.

# fc-barcelona - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Messi stirs it up again by admitting he could leave Barcelona

Yesterday, it was all “lies.” Now it’s “I don’t know where I’ll be next year.”

# fc-barcelona - Monday 12 January, 2015

‘It is all lies!’ – Leo Messi is furious with these transfer rumours

“I have never had any intention of leaving,” Messi says after bagging a goal and two assists against Atletico.

# fc-barcelona - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Crisis? What crisis? Barca get back to winning ways against Atletico

Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez all found the net for the Catalan giants.

Messi cannot accept squad rotation – Belletti

The former Barcelona full-back says the attacker has never liked being left among the substitutes.

# fc-barcelona - Friday 9 January, 2015

I’ll sack Luis Enrique, Bartomeu tells Messi – Spanish TV

The controversial Spaniard’s reign looks to be coming to a swift end.

Rodgers: Liverpool find it difficult to sign top players

The manager feels the club need to strengthen and wants them to be “in the running for the world’s best”

Fabregas: I’m not trying to lure Messi to Chelsea

He would say that though, wouldn’t he?

# fc-barcelona - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Barca bounce back with Messi, Neymar and Suarez all among the goals

The trio struck as Luis Enrique’s side responded to their La Liga defeat on Sunday by producing a one-sided demolition of Elche.

Apparently the only thing keeping Messi at Barcelona is a deathbed promise to Tito Vilanova

A former Barcelona assistant says Messi would be gone otherwise.

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