FC Barcelona to play friendly with Hamburg SV on July 24 | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona will play Hamburg SV on occasion of the German outfit’s 125th anniversary at 18.00 on July 24, 2014. It will be the first Barça game of the 2012/13 preseason, and therefore also the first for Tito Vilanova in charge of the first team.
Going to Atletico Madrid would be a reward, says Cristian Tello - Goal.com
Spanish sources have suggested that the 20-year-old is just one of Barca's young talents that Atletico have their eye on, together with Marc Muniesa and Sergi Roberto. Tello says that his priority is to remain with the Blaugrana, but is open to offers as he is aware of the competition he faces for a starting place at Camp Nou.
Real Madrid and Barcelona would dominate in England claims Raul - European - Football - The Independent
Veteran striker Raul is convinced former club Real Madrid and Barcelona would dominate the Barclays Premier League if they played in England. "The problem lies not in the league," Raul told Doha Stadium Plus. "Manchester United are a great team in England, but right now Barcelona and Real Madrid are the two best teams in the world.
Hamit Altintop close to agreeing Galatasaray move, says agent - Goal.com
Real Madrid midfielder Hamit Altintop is close to agreeing a permanent switch from the Liga champions to Galatasaray, according to the player's agent Reza Fazeli. The 29-year-old has spent just one season at the Santiago Bernabeu after moving to the Spanish capital from Bayern Munich on a free transfer last summer.
Valencia sign Guardado from Deportivo - Yahoo! Eurosport
Valencia have agreed to sign Mexico midfielder Andres Guardado from Deportivo La Coruna on a four-year contract. "Despite his youth, Andres Guardado already has the experience of playing in two World Cups and ... is one of the mainstays of the Mexico team," Valencia sporting director Braulio Vazquez said on the club's website.
Atletico agree to sign Emre - Yahoo! Eurosport
Atletico Madrid have agreed to sign Turkey midfielder Emre Belozoglu from Fenerbahce on a free transfer, the La Liga club said on Tuesday. The 31-year-old, who also had stints at Inter Milan, Newcastle and Galatasaray, will sign a two-year deal later this week subject to a medical, Atletico said on their website.
Atletico snap up Cristian Rodriguez - Yahoo! Eurosport
Atletico Madrid have agreed to sign Uruguay winger Cristian Rodriguez from Porto on a free transfer. Rodriguez will join the Europa League winners on a four-year deal subject to a medical and will sign his contract after Uruguay's World Cup 2014 qualifiers against Venezuela and Peru next month, Atletico said on their website.