‘They cry a lot’: La Liga president Tebas slams Real Madrid for financial complaints
Speaking about claims that Real Madrid struggled to compete against clubs like Man City due to financial disparity between the two side, La Liga president Javier Tebas said: “Our clubs on national television earn the same as those in the Premier League. “Real Madrid cry a lot, but it’s not true, as they earn the same as those in the Premier League.
'Sensational worker': Xavi breaks silence on Mateu Alemany's future at Barca
When asked about how he feels about sporting director Mateu Alemany's decision to stay at Barcelona beyond this season, Xavi said: “He has been very clear and has told us that he wants to be here.“(He’s told us) that Barça is great and that he wanted to come back.
Will Barcelona receive guard of honour from Real Sociedad? Answered
Barcelona have already won the 2022/23 La Liga title and will head into the game against Real Sociedad as the new champions.There is a tradition in football for teams that have already been elected as league winners to receive a guard of honour from their opposition sides.
'What's the point if he's 33?': Real Madrid fans have mixed reactions on Joselu links
Real Madrid are reportedly looking to sign Espanyol striker Joselu to act as a backup for Karim Benzema next season.Los Blancos believe he can be a solid low-cost signing and add more depth to their frontline.
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One major reason named behind Jorge Messi's hesitation over letting Leo rejoin Barcelona
Lionel Messi’s father Jorge is still not fully convinced over his potential return to Barcelona in the summer.According to Gerard Romero, Jorge has some concerns over what a return to Camp Nou could mean for his son.
Romero: Barcelona to have 'most aggressive' transfer window in their history
Barcelona are aiming to make a statement of intent in the upcoming summer transfer window, as per Gerard Romero.The Blaugrana are planning to have the most aggressive window in which they aim to relentlessly pursue their major targets.
Mateu Alemany and Deco agree on two priority signings for Barca after new alliance
Mateu Alemany and Deco are set to form an alliance to spearhead Barcelona’s recruitment department in the summer.As per Sport, the two share a cordial relationship and have already decided on the club’s priorities for the summer.
'Is this a joke?': fans notice one big error in La Liga appreciate post for Barcelona backline
Barcelona have the best defensive record for any team in Europe’s top-5 leagues this season.The Blaugrana have been absolutely rock-solid defensively, having conceded just 13 goals in 34 games so far.
Real Madrid keen on signing one La Liga striker as Benzema back-up – he’s Carvajal’s brother-in-law (reliability: 5 stars)
Real Madrid are keen to sign a striker who can be the backup for Karim Benzema next season, as per Relevo.Los Blancos are serious about signing Espanyol striker Joselu as their ‘second no.
When La Liga will approve Barca's financial viability plan to bring back Messi revealed
Barcelona are very close to having their financial viability plan approved by La Liga ahead of the summer window.As per Gerard Romero, La Liga will green-light the plan on Friday (19 May) and give them the go-ahead to start preparations for Lionel Messi’s return next season.
'I don't know what else they want': Tebas slams Barca over financial complaints
Speaking about clubs like Barcelona and Real Madrid complaining over potentially falling behind some Premier League clubs financially, Javier Tebas told AS: “Our clubs on national television earn the same as those in the Premier League. “Real Madrid cry a lot, but it’s not true, as they earn the same as those in the Premier League.
Ferland Mendy attracting Arsenal interest & 3 more big Real Madrid stories you might've missed
Eduardo Camavinga included in Real Madrid squad for Man City tripReal Madrid announced their 24-man squad for the upcoming game against Man City in the Champions League semi-final and Eduardo Camavinga was included, despite his injury scare against Getafe. Madrid yet to make official bid for BellinghamBorussia Dortmund director Sebastian Kehl has confirmed that they are yet to receive any official bid from Real Madrid for Jude Bellingham's transfer.
Ferran Torres set to be offloaded & 4 more big Barca stories you might've missed
Barcelona have open-bus parade to celebrate league victoriesAfter the win over Espanyol, Barcelona held a double open-bus parade to celebrate the league title wins for the Men's and Women's teams on Monday. Ferran Torres being planned to be offloadedAs per Fabrizio Romano, Barcelona are planning to sell Ferran Torres in the summer despite the striker's intentions to stay - as they aim to reduce their wage cap.
Barcelona agree personal terms with Ruben Neves, Xavi's stance explained (reliability: 5 stars)
Wolves midfielder Ruben Neves has already agreed personal terms with Barcelona over a summer move, reveals Fabrizio Romano.The Portuguese midfielder will now wait to see the final decision that Barca make on whether to sign him or not.
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Has Real Madrid made official bid for Bellingham yet? Borussia Dortmund director answers
When asked if Real Madrid or any club have made an official bid to sign Jude Bellingham yet, Borussia Dortmund sporting director Sebastien Kehl said: “No offer on the table at the moment.“No news, nothing to decide – Jude’s focused on the final games then we’ll see.
4 players GOATED, 2 could've done better: Barca players performance tier list for Espanyol win
Barcelona sealed the La Liga title in dominant fashion with a compelling 4-2 win over Espanyol.The Blaugrana put in one of the best performances in recent months to seal the title with four games to go.
La Liga announce punishment for Espanyol fans that invaded pitch to chase down Barca players
The Barcelona players were nearly attacked by some Espanyol fans who invaded the pitch during their La Liga title celebrations after the 4-2 win.Eventually, the Blaugrana stars were able to safely get to the dressing room and not be subject to fan violence.
8 best pics and videos from Barcelona's open-bus parade to celebrate title win
A day after Barcelona won the La Liga title - the club held an open-bus parade to let the players celebrate with the fans.Not just the men's senior team, but also the Barca Femini team - that won the Women's La Liga title - got their parade too.
Lewandowski moves closer: latest Pichichi race stands as Barca seal La Liga title
Robert Lewandowski scored an impressive brace in Barcelona’s 4-2 win over Espanyol.The Polish striker played a major role in helping his side seal the La Liga title and also took a step forward in the Pichichi Trophy race.
One former Barca star joined in on La Liga title celebrations - not Suarez
The Barcelona players started their La Liga title celebrations after clinching the league with their 4-2 win over Espanyol.However, the Blaugrana squad was surprised by the inclusion of one former player in the celebrations.
'History backs us’: Laporta sends message to Barca fans on Messi return
Speaking about the prospect of Lionel Messi’s return to Barcelona after their La Liga title win, Joan Laporta said: “History backs us, the feelings are too strong, we have 400 million fans around the world too.“He is a Paris St-Germain player and we have to wait until the end of the season, until it is over, and then we can talk more calmly about this.
Arsenal to face Barcelona in pre-season & 2 more under-radar stories
Arsenal promote teenage wonderkid to first team ahead of Brighton clashMikel Arteta has decided to call up wonderkid Lino Sousa to the first-team squad ahead of the Brighton clash, as per Arsenal Youth.The 18-year-old could be in contention to be named on the bench for the second time in a senior game this season.
Messi-Saudi links dismissed as FAKE NEWS & 4 more big stories you might've missed
Jorge Messi dismisses Messi's Saudi Arabia linksAfter it was reported that Lionel Messi had agreed a move to join Saudi Arabia club Al Hilal in the summer, his father Jorge Messi dismissed all the rumors and slammed the fake news around his son's future. Chelsea eyeing Gavi move for PochettinoIncoming Chelsea manager Mauricio Pochettino has included Gavi as one of his midfield targets for the summer, but the Spaniard has intentions on joining them.
What Simeone told Pep about Busquets back a decade ago - kind of has to do with Messi
Sergio Busquets is nearing the final few games in his Barcelona career as he’s reportedly decided to leave at the end of the season.The Spaniard has been praised by a lot of prominent personalities over the years.
'It's his season': Lewandowski names one Barca teammate he’s been impressed by in debut season
Speaking about which Barcelona player has impressed him in his first season at Barcelona, Robert Lewandowski said: “This is the season of Ter Stegen.“Football is a team sport, but Marc has been very good in many games and I’m sure he’ll get his record.
Recalling the most iconic phrase about Sergio Busquets and who said it - not Pep
Sergio Busquets appears to be on his way out of Barcelona and will reportedly leave at the end of the season.The Spaniard is one of the most decorated players in the club’s history, having won over 20 trophies during his stint.
Revealed: how much Barca are willing to pay in 'final offer' for Sofyan Amrabat signing (reliability: 4 stars)
Barcelona have made it clear that they will not be paying over the odds to sign Fiorentina midfielder Sofyan Amrabat in the summer, as per Sport.The Blaugrana will only be able to pay €25m plus add-ons to get the deal done.
Barca fans speculate possible names as Gerard Romero teases Barca's plan B for Messi alternative
Barcelona have other names in their transfer list if unable to bring back Lionel Messi in the summer, claims Gerard Romero.The reporter teased that fans might get to see that alternative in action for Man City in their Champions League clash against Real Madrid on Tuesday.
Three reasons behind Alemany's departure from Barcelona named – one has to do with Alba
Mateu Alemany has already confirmed that he will leave his role as Barcelona's sporting director after the season is over.As per Barca insider Joan Fontes, there were three reasons that contributed to his decision to walk away.