Martino and Alves back at training | FC Barcelona
After a few days attending to personal affairs in Argentina, taking advantage of the international break, Gerardo Martino is back in Barcelona and took Tuesday’s training session with the nine available first team players, plus Samper, Calvet, Denis Suárez and Campins of Barça B.
Alexis: "I have a lot of confidence" | FC Barcelona
Alexis Sanchéz is singularly focused on what he believes is the recipe for success: confidence. The Chilean, who has talked about this very subject on various occasions, said that his excellent start to the 2013/14 season is due to his increased confidence.
Barça-Valladolid set for 5 October at 22.00 | FC Barcelona
The Spanish League has announced the kick off times for week eight of the season, with Barça scheduled to host Real Valladolid at the Camp Nou on Saturday October 5th at 22.00
Martin Montoya considering Barcelona future - agent - ESPN FC
"We have talked but there is no certainty that Martin Montoya would hold down a first-team spot, because right now Daniel Alves closes the door. "The transfer window is closed, but I can tell you that the contract extension may not be successful. "In the past, Inter Milan, Napoli, Bayer Leverkusen, Dortmund and Liverpool were interested. Anything could happen between now and June."
Bale picks up groin strain | Football Espana
"We had a conversation with Gareth before the game, he had a tight groin from the day before and we could not take that chance," Wales manager Coleman has told reporters on Monday. "As we speak he has gone to have another scan on it to clear his mind so he knows everything is alright.
Liga - Bale 'not ready for Madrid start' - Yahoo! Eurosport UK
Real's trip to Villarreal is expected to mark Bale's first appearance in the club's famous white shirt since completing his world-record move from Tottenham at the end of the transfer window. But the 24-year-old did not feature in Wales' 2-1 defeat in Macedonia on Friday after picking up a groin strain, and underwent a scan on Monday.
Ronaldo 'on brink of new deal' - Yahoo! Eurosport UK
The Portuguese has been seen as in on-off talks with President Florentino Perez over a new deal since last summer, although with a number of issues seeing progress stall on more than one occasion. However, AS report that the capital club are close to finalising terms of a three-year extension, which would commit Ronaldo to the Santiago Bernabeu until June 2018.