Marc Bartra is the solution for Barcelona’s injury crisis

Depth was a problem before Rafinha’s horrific injury and will continue to be until Barcelona can fully reinforce the bench the way they would like in January. At present, the depth in the midfield seems awful shallow. The likes of Andres Iniesta, Ivan Rakitic, Javier Mascherano and Sergio Busquets will most likely make up the […]

Luis Suarez isolated and Barcelona defenders struggle in mediocre preseason

Barcelona were defeated by Fiorentina 2-1 (watch goals and highlights here) in their third match of the International Champions Cup at the weekend. Luis Suarez scored the Blaugrana’s only goal, despite La Liga’s champions attempting 13 shots with eight on target. Luis Enrique cannot be too impressed after leading his team to only one victory […]

Arda Turan, Pedro, Marc Bartra, Jordi Alba, Martin Montoya | Barca Top 5

Arda Turan’s agent in talks Barcelona, amongst others Paul Pogba may not be Barcelona’s only midfield target. Arda Turan has confirmed that he is on his way out of Atletico, telling followers on his official Twitter page: “The transfer rumors are not entirely correct. My agent is currently in touch with 3-4 clubs. I will update […]

Lionel Messi, Ronaldinho, Koke, Joan Laporta, Marc Bartra | Barca Top 5

The Inescapable Gravity of Lionel Messi | OZY Lionel Messi did not have a single goal or assist in Barcelona’s 3-1 victory over Juventus in the Champions League Final earlier this month. But the 27-year-old soccer star was behind each of Barca’s scores and more, his lurking presence on the field just as real, and […]

Luis Enrique faces crucial decisions to extend Barcelona’s winning cycle

Luis Enrique’s first season at the Camp Nou will always be remembered as a rocky journey towards glory, a constant reminder that success comes to those who are prepared to persevere throughout difficulties, proof that remaining true to your ideas despite criticism can actually pay off if you are prepared to put the work in […]