Moriba 'can't find a club' at 20 as Leipzig axe him from squad – it affects Barca
RB Leipzig have axed ex-Barcelona midfielder Ilaix Moriba from their squad for the 2023/24 season. The 20-year-old has been put on the transfer market but he simply can't find a club with less than 72 hours left to the end of the transfer window, according to Mundo Deportivo.
Fati spotted with Moriba and more: 7 best pics of Barca players enjoying summer holiday
After a physically and mentally-draining season, most Barcelona players are now enjoying their summer holiday in different countries. Here are some adorable pictures of Barca players enjoying their summer holiday.
Spotted: What Moriba did as Ferran Torres misses penalty against Valencia
Ferran Torres scuffed his penalty and a huge chance to put Barcelona two goals up against Valencia on Sunday. As soon as Ferran dragged his effort wide, former Barcelona midfielder Ilaix Moriba, who now plays for Valencia, was seen celebrating the miss like a goal.
Nico scores, Moriba sees red: contrasting fortunes of 2 Barca-bred midfielders in Valencia's 5-1 win
Nico Gonzalez scored his first goal for Valencia in their 5-1 defeat of Getafe on Sunday.Nico rose highest to score Valencia's 4th goal of the match: Meanwhile, Ilaix Moriba who came off the bench in the 70th minute managed to get a red card in the game.
Raphinha unwilling to wait for Barca and 3 more big stories you could've missed
Raphinha unwilling to wait for BarcaWith other clubs pushing for his signing, Raphinha is not ready to wait for Barcelona to sort out their finances.Xavi names his top 2 transfer targetsIn a conversation with Joan Laporta, Xavi reportedly said that he prioritizes the transfers of Jules Kounde and Robert Lewandowski this summer.
RB Leipzig 'planning to offload' Moriba - Barca could earn more money if they do
Ilaix Moriba will head back to RB Leipzig this summer following the expiration of his loan spell at Valencia. It's now being reported by Diario Sport (h/t FNewsWestAfrica) that Moriba is wanted by Ajax as Leipzig are planning to offload him.
Lowest earner at Barca and 3 more reasons why Gavi's contract extension is stalling
Barcelona have so far hit a roadblock in their effort to extend the contract of Gavi. Here's why Gavi has not signed the dotted lines since the club started negotiations with him last year:Lowest earnerGavi is said to be the lowest earner in the Barcelona first team.
Ex-Barca youngster asked physios to bring him grapes for a massage, Leipzig want to get rid of him
RB Leipzig have grown tired of the poor off-the-field behavior of midfielder Ilaix Moriba and doesn’t want him back in the summer, claims Bild.The Bundesliga club considers the youngster extremely immature after being annoyed by how he behaves.
Leipzig regret signing Moriba, don't want him back from loan: BILD
According to German outlet BILD, RB Leipzig are regretting every penny they spent in signing Ilax Moriba from Barcelona. Moriba joined Leipziig in the summer for €16m but he failed to gain any sort of reckoning with their first team, making just 6 appearances in the first half of the season.
Spotted: Ilaix Moriba reunites with Barca players ahead of Valencia clash
Ilaix Moriba is set to play his first game against Barcelona, the club that gave him his football education, after leaving them in the summer. Despite the ugly circumstances of his departure, it seems like the Barcelona players were happy to see him.
Ilaix Moriba set to face Barcelona in La Liga - 2 things Cules can expect to see
Ilaix Moriba is likely to line-up against Barcelona when the Blaugrana face Valencia on Sunday afternoon. The Guinean midfielder seems to have resuscitated his career after returning on loan to Spain, after a torrid time in Germany with RB Leipzig.
'He suffered a lot of injures and Barca spent a lot on him': Laporta rips into Dembele
"The offer to renew Ousmane Dembele’s contract expired on December 20, if they wanted to sit and talk it would have been different," Joan Laporta has said. The Dembele issue is similar to that of Ilaix Moriba, but Ilaix found a solution in the end, Dembele did not.
Ilaix Moriba set to return to La Liga as he's not rated in Germany (reliability: 5 stars)
According to the reliable Gerard Romero, "something has gone wrong" with Ilaix Moriba's spell at RB Leipzig. The German outfit fully intends to offload him, four months after signing him from Barcelona for a decent €16m.
Barca players to receive no Christmas presents from club and 3 more under-radar stories of the day
Top goalscorer award to be named after AgueroThe top scorer of the Copa Argentina will now receive the Kun Aguero award!The Argentine has recently retired from football due to heart problems.Dembele's marriage comes as surprise for clubEven Barcelona didn't know about the upcoming event, Diario Sport report.