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# fc-barcelona - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Man United are clicking into gear as they beat Barcelona in latest pre-season win

That makes them European champions, right?

David De Gea named in Man United starting XI for tonight’s friendly against Barcelona

Is this the side that will face Tottenham in two weeks time?

5 classic Manchester United v Barcelona encounters

The teams meet tonight in California at 9pm Irish time.


# fc-barcelona - Thursday 23 July, 2015

A case of Vidal so soon for Bayern, di Maria to Paris and all today’s transfer gossip

Also, are Manchester City going to fork out £60 million for Kevin de Bruyne?

# fc-barcelona - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Alex Ferguson tells Juventus: Cash in on Pogba

The ex-Manchester United manager controversially let the Frenchman to run out his contract in 2012.

# fc-barcelona - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

There will be an Irishman officiating in the all-Spanish Uefa Super Cup final

Damien MacGraith has been appointed to work the line for Barcelona’s clash with Sevilla in Georgia next month.

# fc-barcelona - Monday 6 July, 2015

Barcelona shell out €34m for Arda Turan… but he won’t be able to play until next year

There’s also a clause which allows the La Liga champions to sell the Turkish captain back to Atleti this month if the new president wishes.

# fc-barcelona - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Juventus reject €80m Pogba offer from Barcelona

Blaugrana chiefs flew to Italy on Wednesday to table an official offer for the Frenchman.

# fc-barcelona - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Lionel Messi’s glorious piece of skill was the highlight of last night’s Copa semi

The Barcelona superstar was at his influential best against Paraguay.

Neymar: I’m fed up and p****d off

The Brazilian is frustrated with his transfer from Santos to Barcelona still being under legal scrutiny.

# fc-barcelona - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

‘Money-hungry Madrid want everything Barcelona have’

The head of La Liga, Javier Tebas, has slammed the Spanish club over the issue of broadcasting rights.

# fc-barcelona - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Pepe reveals Juventus’ post-Champions League final Whatsapp conversation

The striker, who is leaving the club this summer, said the club’s players shared their European disappointment in a group texting session

# fc-barcelona - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

FAI consider legal action after claims Ireland players were paid $10k each to go easy on Messi

Newspaper La Nacion alleges that the former president of the Argentine Football Association sanctioned the payments for the 2010 friendly in Dublin.

Barcelona NOT interested in Di Maria and the rest of today’s transfer gossip

Meanwhile, Arsenal look set to miss out on Jackson Martinez.

This Barcelona wonderkid is better at football than you

Mamadou Saidou is only 11, but don’t be too surprised if you hear more from him in years to come.

# fc-barcelona - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Lionel Messi hails ‘exceptional’ Wayne Rooney

The Argentine has praised the England captain’s technical ability.

# fc-barcelona - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

After a dream season, Messi has received some bad news about his tax evasion charges

The Barcelona forward is now due to stand trial on accusations he defrauded authorities

‘Lionel Messi’s resurgence down to change of diet’

The four-time Ballon d’Or winner inspired Barcelona to a historic treble after giving up processed food last July

‘Eden Hazard worth more than Cristiano Ronaldo’

A CIES Football Observatory study into the transfer values of the world’s leading footballers sees Lionel Messi top the charts.

# fc-barcelona - Monday 8 June, 2015

If Barcelona’s attack wasn’t formidable enough, they’ve signed another flying winger

Luis Enrique has wasn’t little time in strengthening for next season.

# fc-barcelona - Sunday 7 June, 2015

13 key stats from last night’s Champions League final Fyi

13 key stats from last night’s Champions League final

The key figures and statistics from Barcelona’s 3-1 UEFA Champions League final victory over Juventus.

# fc-barcelona - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Messi already looks a shoo-in for Ballon d’Or and more Champions League talking points

Barcelona secured their fifth European Cup in thrilling fashion this evening.

Suarez, Neymar strike to seal Barca’s treble

Luis Enrique capped his first season as the Catalan side’s head coach by matching Pep Guardiola’s feat

As it happened: Barcelona v Juventus, Champions League final

Barcelona took on Juventus in the final of Europe’s biggest club competition.

The Inter team that won the Champions League with the help of a volcanic ash cloud

It’s five years since arguably Jose Mourinho’s greatest achievement in football took place.

‘Paul Pogba will be world’s best… and now he is haunting Manchester United’

The Frenchman has emerged as one of the world’s best midfielders during his time at Juventus.

6 talking points ahead of the Champions League final

Juventus take on firm favourites Barcelona in the Estádio da Luz on Saturday night in search of the ultimate prize.

# fc-barcelona - Friday 5 June, 2015

One Juventus fan is going to great lengths to see his team in the Champions League final

The Turin club have also facilitated him brilliantly.

# fc-barcelona - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Slimline Lionel Messi back on top of the world

For the first time in six years he went trophyless at club level with Barcelona last season.

# fc-barcelona - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Gigi Buffon has given Lionel Messi one of the strangest compliments we’ve ever heard

It beats just saying ‘he’s good a football’ mind.

# fc-barcelona - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Lionel Messi has just scored one of the best cup final goals you’re likely to see Magician This post contains videos

# fc-barcelona - Friday 22 May, 2015

Is Aaron Ramsey really worth £50million and good enough to play for Barca?

In addition, Man United are understood to be willing to part company with Northern Irish defender Jonny Evans.

Ronaldinho throws tantrum at substitution

The former Barcelona attacker reacted furiously to being brought off.

# fc-barcelona - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Barcelona’s longest-serving and most decorated player is off to Qatar

35-year-old Xavi Hernandez is set to join Al Sadd in the summer.

# fc-barcelona - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Mudbaths, ripped jerseys and title deciders – It’s the best Sports Pictures of the Week

It’s been a busy week both at home and abroad for sport. Here’s a look back in pictures.

Ronaldo might have scored another hat-trick … but Messi won the league for Barcelona

Ronaldo took his La Liga tally to 45 for the season but the most important goal of the night belonged to Leo Messi.

# fc-barcelona - Friday 15 May, 2015

Giles: ‘If I was Bale I’d tell Ronaldo to F off’

The Leeds legend also thinks Manchester United should sign the Welsh Winger.

# fc-barcelona - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Barcelona qualify for Champions League final despite Munich loss

The Spanish giants will play the winners of the second semi-final that pitches La Liga rivals Real Madrid against Juventus.

The internet went crazy after this outrageous piece of skill by Luis Suarez

The Uruguayan star produced a glorious flick in tonight’s Champions League match.

As it happened: Bayern Munich v Barcelona, Champions League semi-final

Could the Bavarians pull off a miracle?

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