Barcelona meet rejuvenated Granada in quarter-final match-up

With La Liga feeling out of reach, the focus around Barcelona is beginning to shift towards the Champions League match-up with PSG in two weeks. Ansu Fati has now been ruled out while Gerard Piqué is racing back. Fortunately for Ronald Koeman, Sergi Roberto and Sergiño Dest are both healthy at the same time for […]

What Aleñá’s loan to Getafe means for Ilaix Moriba and Riqui Puig

Carles Aleñá’s loan to Getafe is a domino effect, as small an effect as it may be, for the Barcelona midfield. The longer lasting impact on any of the players affected by the loan will obviously be Aleñá. The good news is that he is meeting back up with friend Marc Cucurella and will be […]

Barcelona beat Granada with luck and legs | Match Review

Messi v. Granada

The Quique Setién era began with a performance that both optimists and pessimists can garner something from. For the optimists, there was possession, ball movement, revitalized performances, and a win. For the pessimists, there was a lack of goals, a glaring issue moving forward, and a result colored by a red card. Positives Let’s start […]

New Faces in La Liga Part 2

New Faces in La Liga Part 2

The teams that finished in the bottom half of the La Liga last season (plus Real Betis who finished 10th) made a number of moves to change their fortunes this season. The three promoted sides wanted reinforcements as they made the jump. Here is Part 2 of the players that have swapped jerseys for the […]