Ilaix Moriba and Barça both get what they want with move to RB Leipzig

The transfer saga of Ilaix Moriba is finally ending, which is good news for every party involved. As the staring contest between the player, his agents, and FC Barcelona carried on for the last few weeks, it was apparent to everyone, including fans, that getting something finalized this summer was best for all. For the […]

Barcelona don’t need Wijnaldum, they have Ilaix Moriba

Over and over again, we’ve been treated to the tired comparison that Ilaix Moriba is the next Paul Pogba. With reports linking Georginio Wijnaldum of Liverpool to Barcelona, maybe we should start thinking about that comparison instead. In truth, the 18-year-old Spanish midfielder shouldn’t be compared to any player yet, but Ronald Koeman has at […]

New era dawns with Joan Laporta as Barcelona finish fantastic week

What a week for FC Barcelona. As the two giants of Madrid were busy contesting a 1-1 draw and keeping the Blaugrana alive in the title race, the Catalan club was busy electing a new president. As predicted, it wasn’t close, with Laporta winning close to 55% of the vote. Any fears that Toni Freixa […]

Barcelona B bring the good vibes in 6-0 blowout of L’Hospitalet

After the first team’s disappointing draw with Cádiz, Barcelona B had the chance to give Culers at least some good vibes that the future is still bright. Francisco Pimienta’s side has been stellar at the Johan Cruyff Stadium this season, and that continued in a 6-0 dismantling of CE L’Hospitalet. It wasn’t guaranteed though. L’Hospitalet […]

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 […]

Can Ilaix Moriba and Konrad de la Fuente impress in pre-season?

Ilaix Moriba

Ilaix Moriba and Konrad de la Fuente will be joining Sergio Akieme, Jorge Cuenca, and Arnau Tenas in the first team’s shortened pre-season. The inclusion of these five Barcelona B players is actually due more to so many players being called up for international duty and not necessary the exodus of Lionel Messi and hypothetical […]

La Masia Rising Stars | End of 2019

La Masia Rising Stars - End of 2019

Ansu Fati was a player for Juvenil A that was spoken about with great potential just seven months ago. Now he’s a member of the first team. With 2019 coming to an end, it’s time again to look at the rising stars in La Masia since the start of the season.