When do Barcelona managers get sacked?

With Ernesto Valverde on the hot seat, The Barcelona Podcast takes a look at how each of his predecessors dating back to Johan Cruyff ended their time at the club.

Lionel Messi, Luis Enrique unfairly snubbed by La Liga awards

Luis Enrique was snubbed by La Liga once again. The Barcelona manager, despite winning the title last season, failed to even make the final shortlist after being placed behind eventual winner Diego Simeone (Atletico Madrid), Eduardo Berizzo (Celta Vigo) and Marcelinho Garcia Toral (Villarreal). (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Although Barcelona forwards Lionel Messi and […]

Luis Enrique, Jordi Alba target victory against Roma in Champions League clash

Luis Enrique and Jordi Alba faced the media ahead of Barcelona’s first game of the Champions League, against Roma in the Italian capital on Wednesday. Luis Enrique explained: “Favourites? That has to be demonstrated out on the field, and that is tough. When the ball starts to move there are no champions, no favourites, just […]

Neymar highlights Barcelona’s team effort to majestic freekick goal

Luis Enrique was more than happy with Barcelona’s 1-2 victory at the Vicente Calderon against Atletico Madrid. The Asturian explained: “I liked our play throughout the game. We both wanted to win, but we were very good from the start, very consistent and very focused. We dominated both phases of the game and turned the tables […]

Luis Enrique praises Barcelona’s perseverance in win over Malaga

Luis Enrique was full of praise for his players following Barcelona’s narrow 1-0 victory over Malaga at the Camp Nou. The Asturian argued that, despite the difficulties posed by the visitors, his Barca team knew that the victory would come if the remained focus on playing to their strengths: “We played a complete game, we […]

Following in Luis Enrique’s footsteps

It seems to be somewhat of a trend that many of Europe’s up and coming teams are choosing to entrust their futures in the hands of hungry, young managers. We only have to look at Barca to see how successful the appointment of Luis Enrique has been at the Camp Nou. After successfully winning the […]

Wayne Rooney, Johan Cruyff, Adriano, Sergi Samper, Pedro | Barca Top 5

Wayne Rooney: Barcelona are as good now as they’ve been in the last 10 years Wayne Rooney explained: “Barcelona are a fantastic team and, after Real Madrid winning the Champions League, they wouldn’t have liked that and they’ve come out again and been incredible really. They’re probably as good now as they have been for […]