Barcelona kick off in Spanish Supercup with Messi as captain
Barcelona kick off a new season and a new era when they take on Sevilla in the Spanish Supercup in Morocco on Sunday with Lionel Messi newly installed as club captain.
Messi assumes Barcelona captaincy
Lionel Messi will captain Barcelona this season with Sergio Busquets and Gerard Pique acting as the Argentine legend's lieutenants, the club announced on Friday.
Vidal set to quit Bayern for Barcelona
Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal is reportedly on the verge of signing for Barcelona after leaving the Bayern Munich training camp on Friday.
Paulinho goes from Barca to World Cup to Guangzhou
Brazil's Paulinho swaps the World Cup and Barcelona for the Chinese Super League this week as he returns on loan to rescue Guangzhou Evergrande's flagging bid for an eighth straight title.
Pique in hot water with Barcelona over Griezmann documentary
Barcelona star Gerard Pique has landed himself in hot water with the club's managers over his involvement in a documentary which saw Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann announce his decision to snub the Catalan giants.
Messi woos Griezmann, hopes Neymar stays in Paris
With Antoine Griezmann's reported transfer to Barcelona inching closer, Argentine superstar Lionel Messi described the French striker as a "great player", Spanish sports daily Mundo Deportivo reported on Thursday.
LaLiga sees in Africa an opportunity for expansion
On Tuesday, May 22, Spanish giants Atletico Madrid will visit Africa for the first time when they take on a Super Eagles selected side in a friendly match in Uyo, Akwa Ibom.
Salah breaks record and Boateng leaves Barca heartbroken
Egyptian Mohamed Salah broke a record and Ghanaian Emmanuel Boateng left Barcelona heartbroken as they became the top African performers in the elite European leagues at the weekend.