Iniesta on shortlist of ten for Golden Foot | FC Barcelona
Also included on the shortlist are Cristiano Ronaldo, Iker Casillas (Real Madrid), David Trezeguet (River Plate), Didier Drogba (Galatasaray), Frank Lampard (Chelsea), Miroslav Klose (Lazio), Andrea Pirlo (Juventus), David Beckham (PSG until his retirement) and former Barça star Samuel Eto'o (Anzhi).
FC Barcelona preseason 2013/14: Did you know... | FC Barcelona
Barça will play the current European champions, Bayern Munich, on July 24. After that reencounter with former manager Pep Guardiola, they’ll be off to Oslo to play Valerenga in the Norwegian club’s centenary match on July 27.
Goals galore from Barça’s Brazilian newcomers | FC Barcelona
Over the years, Barça fans have been delighted by the immediate impact of the Club’s Brazilian signings. Romario, Ronaldo, Rivaldo and Ronaldinho were all in the goals from the very beginning of their time with FC Barcelona and now it’s the turn of Neymar to keep up the tradition.
Uruguay cause Spanish upset - FIFA.com
Uruguay pulled off a huge upset in their FIFA U-20 World Cup quarter-final, beating Spain 1-0 after extra-time to progress to the semi-finals. A lone Felipe Avenatti goal was all that could separate the two sides after two hours of football, despite plenty of chances at both ends to win the match in normal time.
Bosnian midfielder to play for Elche on loan from Sevilla > LFP
Miroslav Stevanovic will be on loan and playing for Elche next season. The Bosnian midfielder (born 29 July 1990) is coming from Sevilla CF where he played six games (134 minutes in total) for the Andalusian team.
Atletico Madrid amongst 'six or seven clubs' chasing Dos Santos - Goal.com
Mallorca vice-president Llorenzo Serra Ferrer claims Atletico Madrid are one of "six or seven teams" who have expressed an interest in signing Giovani dos Santos this summer. The €6 million-rated forward signed a four-year deal with the Islanders last summer after finally making a permanent move away from Tottenham, who had previously loaned him out on a regular basis.
Malaga confirm Demichelis exit - ESPN FC
New Malaga boss Bernd Schuster has revealed defender Martin Demichelis will not be signing a new contract with the club. The 32-year-old central defender, whose current deal expired this summer, was offered an extension last week but, after negotiations with the new manager, it was decided the Argentine would be leaving La Rosaleda.
Toulalan completes Monaco move - ESPN FC
Toulalan will become the latest in a string of signings the super rich, newly promoted French side have made. Monaco have already captured the signatures of James Rodriguez, Joao Moutinho, Ricardo Carvalho and Radamel Falcao. He has penned a two-year contract with Monaco with the option of a further year on top and will be presented on Monday.
Striker Oriol Riera leaves Alcorcon and signs with Osasuna > LFP
Oriol Riera is the third player to have signed with CA Osasuna for the upcoming 2013/2014. AD Alcorcon and the Catalan player have reached an agreement in which he is to play for the Navarran team for the next three seasons. The rescision clause is of five million euros.
Punal signs Osasuna extension - Yahoo! Eurosport UK
The 37-year-old has been at the Rojillos since 1997, playing over 400 League games for the Basque side. And Jose Luis Mendilibar’s men have today confirmed that the midfielder has put pen-to-paper on another season-long deal. "I have committed myself to do the right thing and fight for the club I grew up supporting," he told their official website.
Barrada leaves Getafe for Al Rayyan - Yahoo! Eurosport UK
The 24-year-old has been heavily linked with a move away from the Azulones this summer, with several Russian and English reportedly registering an interest. However, President Angel Torres has confirmed that the Morocco international will leave for the Middle East.