"We're 100 per cent behind the manager" says Iniesta | FC Barcelona
"The manager trusts the team to win and he always wants the best for his team, therefore, the players have no doubts regarding the manager. On the contrary, we are with him to death," explained the midfielder when asked about the match against Real Sociedad.
Ter Stegen has ‘secret’ Barca medical | Football Espana
Marc-Andre Ter Stegen is said to have undergone and passed a secret medical with Barcelona ahead of a summer move to Camp Nou. Mundo Deportivo cites a report by German publication Bild which claims Ter Stegen had a medical in Germany under the watch of a Barcelona team. With no problems found in the procedure it is now thought just the formalities stand in the way Ter Stegen’s move from Borussia Monchengladbach to Barcelona.
Jordi Alba trains apart from the team | FC Barcelona
The first team returned to work this Tuesday afternoon after a two-day break. Jordi Alba trained on the pitch, albeit apart from the group, as did Isaac Cuenca. The left back missed the match at Anoeta due to knock he picked up to his right leg.
New main entrance to FC Barcelona installations | FC Barcelona
The new entrance to the FC Barcelona installations, at Access gate 14, which was announced on Monday by Board Member Jordi Moix, will open the stadium up to the surrounding neighbourhood, create new public spces, ease access to the main stand and separate pedestrian and traffic access to increase safety.
Barcelona interesting in signing Botafogo’s Dória to replace Carlos Puyol - Sambafoot.com, all About Brazilian Football
Botafogo’s highly rated young defender Dória is again being linked with a move to Barcelona as a possible replacement for Carlos Puyol. Lancenet.com reported that the 19-year-old defender was subject to a loan approach from the Catalan club last summer and they believe Barcelona will try to sign him again.
Raul's reasons for leaving Real Madrid and joining Schalke - Goal.com
It was the finale nobody had wanted. Raul Gonzalez Blanco signed up 'for life' in 2008 and seemed destined to finish his playing days in the famous white shirt of Real Madrid. After all, it was part of the script. But that storyline soon changed and, when it did, the happy ending was no longer a part of it.
Chelsea target Diego Costa 'unlikely to leave this summer' - Yahoo Eurosport UK
The striker has been touted as one of the hottest properties in Europe this season, after impressing as Radamel Falcao’s replacement at Vicente Calderon. However, the Rojiblancos chief has insisted that the Brazil-born forward is unlikely to leave at the end of the season, and won’t be used as a ‘bargaining chip’ to bring Thibaut Courtois in permanently. "I do not think Diego Costa will leave us at the end of the coming year," he told reporters.