Chelsea wanted to buy Marc-Andre ter Stegen before Mendy

Chelsea were reportedly one of three clubs who attempted to coax Marc-Andre ter Stegen away from Barcelona during the transfer window. The Blues’ search for a new No.1 eventually led them to Edouard Mendy, but reports in Spain suggest they were keen on the German international and made an effort to tempt him away from Camp Nou. According to Mundo Deportivo (via…

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Barcelona keen to sell Dembele to Manchester United

Barcelona are willing to sell Ousmane Dembele to Manchester United in the January transfer window in a deal starting at €50 million (£45m), according to reports in Spain. United made a late push to sign Dembele in the closing stages of the transfer window last week after failing to land Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund. Dembele, however, turned down the…

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Barcelona boss confirms Wijnaldum interest

Ronald Koeman has admitted Georginio Wijnaldum was on his Barcelona transfer shortlist this summer. Koeman ditched the Netherlands national team for a return to the Nou Camp and was instantly linked with a move for Wijnaldum. The Dutch midfielder is out of contract at Liverpool next summer and is so far yet to agree a new deal at Anfield. Koeman has now…

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Messi can be convinced to stay at Barca -Luis Suarez

Lionel Messi can be convinced to stay at FC Barcelona beyond this season, in spite of interest from Manchester City, his former teammate Luis Suarez says. The Barca captain tried to force his way out of the club in the close season, but he later agreed to stay until his contract ends in June 2021. The 33-year-old Argentina forward revealed…

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Lyon playmaker, Depay opens up on Barcelona move

Lyon star Memphis Depay has admitted he was close to joining Barcelona this summer. The Dutch forward was strongly linked with a move to the Nou Camp, but in the end nothing materialised. And when asked about the prospective transfer, he replied: “Yes, it was pretty close. “We don’t have to go into all the details, but indeed we were…

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Revealed: Lionel Messi wanted Chelsea move

Lionel Messi held a long private phone call with Jose Mourinho over a move to Chelsea in 2004. The Argentine was desperate to work under The Special One shortly after he joined the Blues. It followed his magical season with Porto where he took them to Champions League glory in the most unlikely circumstances. Messi was just 16 when Mourinho…

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Arteta blocked Ainsley Maitland-Niles Barcelona move

Ainsley Maitland-Niles was linked with a departure from Arsenal throughout the summer, but Mikel Arteta played a key role in ensuring the defender wasn’t sold to Barcelona. According to Sky Italia, the Catalan club identified Maitland-Niles as a potential target as they looked for a new right-back. In the end, Barcelona signed Dutch full-back Sergino Dest from Ajax to fill the…

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Barcelona completes transfer for Ajax defender, Sergiño Dest

Sergiño Dest has completed his move to the Camp Nou on a five-year deal, bringing loads of potential and a bright future with him. After months of speculation and a reported agreement with another club, Barcelona have finally got their man.  Ever since the iconic Brazilian right-back left Barcelona, there has been a gaping hole in that position. Nelson Semedo attempted to fill that gap but, in…

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Lionel Messi slam Barcelona for letting Luis Suarez go

Lionel Messi has revealed “a lot of things hurt me in the last few weeks” as he explained his attack on Barcelona following Luis Suarez’s controversial exit. Suarez, who formed a strong relationship both on and off the pitch with Messi, made the move to Atletico Madrid last week, ending six hugely successful years in Catalonia. And Messi later took…

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Barcelona wants Chelsea’s Antonio Rudiger

According to German publication Kicker, Barcelona and Roma are amongst the sides that are interested in signing out-of-favour Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger. Kicker report that a season-long deal is mooted for the centre-back, who is now available after slipping down the pecking order under Frank Lampard. After being snubbed for the tie against Liverpool, Rudiger has surprisingly been left out of…

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Luis Suarez leaves Barcelona training ground in tears

Luis Suarez has said his final goodbye to his Barcelona team-mates and colleagues ahead of his free transfer to Atletico Madrid. The 33-year-old is poised to join Atletico this week after rescinding his Barcelona contract following crunch talks with the club’s representatives. Barca had initially blocked Suarez’s move because they were concerned they would be strengthening a direct rival. According to reports in Catalonia,…

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Luis Suarez Furious with Barcelona over Atletico Madrid transfer

It has not been a good few days for Luis Suarez, and his nightmare looks set to continue with Barcelona reportedly reconsidering allowing him to join Atletico Madrid. It was made clear to the Uruguayan striker over the summer that he is not part of new manager Ronald Koeman’s plans going forward, and the 33-year-old initially looked set for a move to Juventus.…

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Manchester united out of Ousmane Dembele race

Manchester United have ruled out a move for Barcelona forward Ousmane Dembele, according to club sources. United, who are looking to bring in an attacker before the window closes, have been linked with a move for £100million-rated Dembele, who can play on either flank. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer considered Dembele when it looked as though newly-appointed Barca boss Ronald Koeman was…

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Luis Suarez ‘unlikely’ to sign for Juventus -Pirlo

Juventus boss Andrea Pirlo says it’s “unlikely” that his team will sign Luis Suarez from Barcelona. The Uruguay international has been heavily linked with a move to Turin and travelled to Italy last week for an exam in order to gain Italian citizenship. Pirlo was asked about the 33-year-old in his pre-match press conference on Saturday and played down his team’s…

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Barcelona banned from signing Liverpool’s Wijinaldum

Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman is currently banned from making a move for Georginio Wijnaldum – because of La Liga rules. The former Netherlands boss has arrived at the Nou Camp with a very clear idea of what players he wants to bring in. And he has also not been afraid on kicking players out after telling the likes of Luis Suarez and Riqui…

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Barcelona considering moving for Mo Salah

After his hat-trick performance on Saturday, Salah has been linked with a move to Barcelona, who are looking to refresh their ageing squad. According to Ajax’s record appearance-maker Sjaak Swart, Salah is on Ronald Koeman’s radar, and the Egyptian is interested in a potential Barcelona switch. “I know Koeman wants him – and I know Salah would like to go,” he…

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Lionel Messi voted by teammates to be Captain

Lionel Messi will wear the captain’s armband for Barcelona again this season after being voted in by teammates. The Argentine superstar was voted the dressing room leader despite his attempts to move away in recent weeks. He opted to stay in the end. “Messi’s quality speaks for itself,” said coach Ronald Koeman. Barcelona beat Nastic Tarragona in their first friendly…

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Messi plays in Barcelona friendly match

Lionel Messi wore the captain’s armband in his first match since he opted to abandon his plans to leave Barcelona as Gimnastic de Tarragona were beaten 3-1 in a pre-season friendly on Saturday. Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele each made encouraging returns by scoring in Ronald Koeman’s first game in charge, but Luis Suarez and Arturo Vidal were left out of…

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Memphis Depay in advanced talk with Barcelona

Memphis Depay has reportedly agreed terms with Barcelona ahead of a potential switch to the Nou Camp. The Lyon star shares a close bond with Barca boss Ronald Koeman from their time working together in the Dutch national team. Journalist Fabrizio Romano claims Barca and Lyon are still in talks over a transfer agreement after initial contact was made days…

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Inter Milan Lautaro Martinez Could join Barcelona

Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez could join Barcelona, as the Spanish side set to make one final push for the Argentine striker. Martinez remains Barcelona’s top target, despite the recent rumors about Memphis Depay, and they fancy one last move at signing the 23-year-old. According to Goal. The report neither provided any details about the planned offer nor even how…

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Suarez training on his own as exit looms

Luis Suarez has reportedly been asked to train on his own at Barcelona as his impending exit looms. The Uruguayan is said to have agreed terms with Juventus over a summer switch, according to reports in Spain. Now ESPN report Barca boss Ronald Koeman has requested Suarez train away from the rest of the squad, with Arturo Vidal also receiving the same…

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Breaking: Messi ends transfer speculation will stay at Barcelona

Lionel Messi says he is staying at Barcelona because it is “impossible” for any team to pay his release clause and he does not want to face the club in court. The Argentine, 33, sent a fax to Barca last Tuesday saying he wanted to exercise a clause in his contract which he said allowed him to leave for free.…

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Messi considering staying at Barcelona after talk with dad

The Lionel Messi transfer saga seemingly has taken a dramatic turn. Jorge Messi, the soccer superstar’s father and agent, confirmed to Spanish television program “Deportes Cuatro” on Wednesday his son is considering staying with Barcelona for at least one more season, according to TUDN. The revelation comes in the aftermath of showdown talks between the Messis and Barcelona over Lionel’s request to…

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“He’s earned the right to decide his future but we want him to stay -Sergio Ramos

Sergio Ramos believes Lionel Messi has earned the right to decide his future, but is keen for the Barcelona forward to stay in Spain. Messi has caused a major storm by handing in a transfer request at Barcelona and has since failed to report for training, with the Argentine no longer considering himself a part of Ronald Koeman’s squad. Ramos, who…

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BREAKING: TB Joshua comments on Messi’s Barcelona exit

TB Joshua comments on Messi's Barcelona exit

TB Joshua comments on Messi’s Barcelona exit The founder of The Synagogue Church of All Nations, TB Joshua has warned the Argentine legend and the Barcelona Football Club captain, Lionel Messi, against leaving the club. TB Joshua made the reaction in his official Instagram page on Wednesday, He said; “It is not good advice for Lionel Messi to leave Barcelona bitter…

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Report: Luis Suárez agrees personal terms with Juventus

Luis Suárez and Juventus have reached an agreement on personal terms, according to Italian transfer expert Gianluca Di Marzio. While the deal is not fully done, it is understood that the two sides have already agreed on the basics and it’s now mainly a matter of finding an agreement with Barcelona. Suárez is under contract still, although it is known that Ronald Koeman does not want…

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Wijnaldum agrees terms with Barcelona

Georginio Wijnaldum has agreed terms with Barcelona over a switch from Liverpool, according to one report from Spain. Wijnaldum has been at the centre of speculation over a possible move to the Nou Camp after the midfielder entered the final year of his Reds deal. New Barca head coach Ronald Koeman is believed to be a fan of the 29-year-old, having…

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Sevilla re-sign Ivan Rakitic for Barcelona

Ivan Rakitic has completed his move back to Sevilla as the purge at crisis-hit Barcelona  begins. The 32-year-old returns to the Estadio Ramon Sanchez-Pizjuan six years after making a big-money move in the opposite direction. He joins for an initial €1.5million fee with up to €9m of potential add ons. He has signed a four-year deal. The Croatian international won the Champions League and…

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La Liga releases official statement over Messi and Barcelona saga

La Liga have released an official statement on the contract saga that is currently the most important issue in Lionel Messi future – and they have sided with FC Barcelona, reports Fabrizio Romano. This morning, Messi failed to attend the PCR tests at Barcelona – a clear signal of his desire to leave the club and an attempt to put pressure…

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PSG informed of Messi transfer decisions

Lionel Messi is keen to move to Manchester city as his  father Jorge has reportedly told PSG. The French club are among the leading candidates to sign Barcelona’s captain given their financial muscle. But PSG’s sporting director Leonardo has suffered a blow at the first hurdle after being informed Messi has made his mind up on a switch to England. French publication L’Equipe report…

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