Alexis Sanchez: Goal drought makes me nervous - Goal.com
Barcelona forward Alexis Sanchez has admitted his current goal drought makes him feel "nervous". "The fact that I can't score makes me nervous," he was quoted as saying by Marca.com. "At any rate, the hard thing is to create chances, and this is something I'm doing."
Sandro Rosell: "The first half of the league was historic" | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona President Sandro Rosell was interviewed this Friday by the veteran presenter Luis del Olmo for the Spanish radio station ABC Punto and dealt with a wide range of issues affecting the Club. Sr Rosell referred to the team’s record breaking first half to this season which sees them way out in front at the top of La Liga.
Piqué: "we are performing at a great level" | FC Barcelona
Gerard Piqué, who was named in the FIFA/FIFPro World XI 2012 for the third year on the run in January, has given an interview to FIFA.com in which he looks at Barça’s current situation. The Catalan defender also admitted that this summer’s European Championships helped him reach his best form again.
First morning kick off at Camp Nou since 1965 | FC Barcelona
The last league game that Barça played at the Camp Nou in the morning was on Christmas Day 1965, when they kicked off at 12 noon against UD Las Palmas. Managed by Roque Olsen, Barça won 3-2 with goals from Müller, Benítez(penalty) and Eladio.
Spotlight on Getafe Club de Fútbol | FC Barcelona
In September of 2012, Getafe hosted FC Barcelona at the Coliseum Alfonso Pérez for Week 4 of La Liga. Interestingly, just like this week, the match in Madrid was preceded by an international break. Barça managed to stave off the dreaded FIFA Virus and won 1-4 thanks to goals from Adriano, Leo Messi (2), and David Villa.
Valdano questions Mourinho's rotation policy of Benzema and Higuain - Goal.com
The former Merengues coach suggests the players' poor form is down to the uncertainty created by Mourinho's rotation policy up front. "I think their duel for the one position has been of benefit for a while. But there comes a time that when you are having to prove yourself every day that you begin to tire," Valdano told Cadena SER.
Aritz Aduriz: Llorente saga 'uncomfortable' for Bilbao - ESPN FC
"It is an uncomfortable situation for everyone," Aduriz said. "Everyone, him as well, want to stop talking about these type of things and focus a bit on what is really important to us, which is that the team moves forward. This week, for example, there has been very little talk about the game against Espanyol."