Amidst Catalonia Independence Crisis: Bacelona Only Want To Win Matches

Amidst Catalonia Independence Crisis: Bacelona Only Want To Win Matches

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde on Friday repeatedly avoided questions on the Catalonia crisis. Catalonia’s regional parliament on Friday approved a declaration of independence as Valverde was preparing Barcelona for an away game at Athletic Bilbao in Spain’s La Liga. He told reporters, “Everyone has their responsibility. “I am the coach of Barcelona and I will try to have my team win. “I’m just focused on winning this match. “Its not for me to draw conclusions,…

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No Sense In Barcelona Joining Premier League – Arsene Wenger

No Sense In Barcelona Joining Premier League – Arsene Wenger

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger does not believe Barcelona could play in the Premier League if Catalonia ever gains independence from Spain. Tensions over the Spanish government’s response to the Catalan independence referendum have led some – including Catalonia sports minister Gerard Figueras – to suggest Barca could one day play in the English top flight. “Monaco play in France, in England Welsh clubs,” said Figueras. “I don’t think that UEFA has anything against seeing another…

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Barcelona Finally Signs Dembele

Barcelona Finally Signs Dembele

Spanish giant, Barcelona Football club on Friday announced the capture of Ousmane Dembele from the German side, Borussia Dortmund. The club in a statement on its website said Dembele signed a five-year deal worth 105 million euros plus add-ons. “Dembele’s capture brings an end to protracted transfer talks by signing a five-year deal with Barcelona worth 105 million euros ($125 million) plus add-ons,” the Spanish giants announced Friday. DAILY POST had earlier reported that Dembele…

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Iniesta Warns He Could Quit Barcelona

Iniesta Warns He Could Quit Barcelona

Andres Iniesta has warned Barcelona, that he could walk away when his contract expires at the end of the current season. The 33-year-old midfielder has spent his whole career at Camp Nou and new coach Ernesto Valverde had told him he would continue to have an important role this season. However, that has not prevented him from thinking about a move away from the club he first played for as an 18-year-old in 2002. “I’ve…

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Barcelona Vs Real Madrid: Why We Lost – Valverde

Barcelona Vs Real Madrid: Why We Lost – Valverde

Barcelona manager, Ernesto Valverde, has admitted his side were not as clinical as Real Madrid, in their 3-1 defeat in the Spanish Super Cup first leg on Sunday. Lionel Messi had equalized for Barca after Gerard Pique’s own goal opened the scoring at Camp Nou, but late goals from Cristiano Ronaldo, who was also sent off, and Marco Asensio handed Madrid the advantage ahead of Wednesday’s second leg at the Santiago Bernabeu. Valverde, who replaced…

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TER STEGEN SIGNS NEWS BARCELONA DEAL

TER STEGEN SIGNS NEWS BARCELONA DEAL

Marc-Andre Ter Stegen has agreed a new deal with Barcelona until June 2022. The 25-year-old’s previous deal was due to expire in 2019, but he is now set to sign a three-year extension on Tuesday. An official statement from the club reads: “FC Barcelona announces that is has entered into an agreement with Marc-Andre ter Stegen for the renewal of his contract until 30 June 2022. “His buyout clause is set at 180million Euros. “The…

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