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Gerard Pique ‘surprise’ as Barcelona lash out over Antoine Griezmann decision

Spain and Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has said he is surprised at criticism of his role in producing a video in which France star Antoine Griezmann announced he was staying at Atletico Madrid.

Antoine Griezmann’s Atletico Madrid-Barcelona ‘Decision’ to be revealed in TV special

Antoine Griezmann is set to announce if he will stay at Atletico Madrid or join Barcelona on Thursday in a Spanish TV special called "The Decision."

Michel Salgado: Spain have perfect balance to challenge for World Cup

Former Spain international Michel Salgado has told ESPN that the current side's mix of youth and experience makes them one of the favourites for the World Cup.

Samuel Umtiti agrees five-year contract extension with Barcelona

Barcelona have agreed a five-year contract extension with France international centre-half Samuel Umtiti, the club have announced.

Barcelona’s Samuel Umtiti confident in France partnership with Real Madrid’s Raphael Varane

Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti is confident that he can form a good partnership with Real Madrid's Raphael Varane in order to boost France's World Cup prospects.

Barca announce South Africa friendly to mark Mandela centenary

FC Barcelona will play a friendly match against South African champions Mamelodi Sundowns in Johannesburg on Wednesday, the club said on Thursday.

Zinedine Zidane confident Cristiano Ronaldo will recover for Champions League final

Zinedine Zidane believes Cristiano Ronaldo will be fit to play for Real Madrid in the Champions League final.

Villarreal to give Barcelona guard of honour after Real Madrid refusal

Villarreal will give La Liga champions Barcelona the guard of honour rivals Real Madrid refused to provide before the Clasico at the Camp Nou on Sunday.

Lionel Messi hat-trick seals Barca’s 25th title

Barcelona claimed their 25th La Liga title on Sunday as a Lionel Messi hat-trick secured a thrilling 4-2 victory at Deportivo La Coruna that wrapped up the league with four matches to spare, AFP reports.

Borussia Dortmund’s Nuri Sahin admitted to Harvard

The Turkey international, who joined Real Madrid from Dortmund in 2011 before returning to his former club, is set to undertake a sports management course at Harvard Business School.

€25,000 a minute Lionel Messi zooms past Cristiano Ronaldo as top earner

Lionel Messi has overtaken Cristiano Ronaldo as the highest earner in world football while Jose Mourinho tops the managers' chart, according to France Football magazine.

Ernesto Valverde: Copa del Rey triumph can help ease Barcelona’s Champions League pain

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde says his team can remove some of the sting from their Champions League exit by winning their fourth straight Copa del Rey on Saturday.

Mauricio Pochettino proud of Tottenham success

Mauricio Pochettino says he is proud that Tottenham have closed the gap on the Premier League's top clubs as he targets Champions League qualification for a third successive season.

Samuel Umtiti declares love for Barca after Roma rout

Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti says he grabbed the badge on his shirt during Wednesday’s Champions League win over Roma to demonstrate his commitment to the club.

Ernesto Valverde: Barcelona below par despite emphatic win over Roma

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde admitted his side were well below their best despite beating Roma 4-1 in the Champions League quarter-final first leg on Wednesday.

Roma own goals help Barcelona to home victory in first leg

A pair of own goals helped Barcelona take a major step toward the Champions League semifinals with a 4-1 win over Roma at the Camp Nou on Wednesday.

Lionel Messi named in Barcelona squad against Sevilla

Barcelona have included Lionel Messi in their squad for this weekend's game against Sevilla despite Ernesto Valverde admitting the forward is still struggling with a hamstring injury.

Gerard Pique: How Barcelona stars troll Real Madrid rivals on WhatsApp

Gerard Pique has revealed how Barcelona are using a secret all-Clasico WhatsApp group to rub rivals Real Madrid's noses in their excellent form this season.

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