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FC Barcelona News: 19 February 2015; Sergio Busquets Set to Sign Contract Extension, Douglas Returns to Training

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Sergio Busquets poised to sign new Barcelona contract until 2019 - reports - ESPN FC
Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets is set to renew his contract until 2019, according to reports in Spain. Marca reported that talks between the Spain international's agent Jose Maria Orobitg and Barcelona director of football Raul Sanllehi were about to result in "a positive outcome."

Barcelona Lionel Messi: I had a lot of problems during 2013-14 season - ESPN FC
Lionel Messi has admitted that he "went through a lot of problems on and off the field" during an unsuccessful 2013-14 season, but is ready to lead Barcelona to success this year. Messi, 27, endured a frustrating campaign last term as Atletico Madrid won the Spanish title at the Camp Nou on the final day of the season, while Real Madrid beat the Blaugrana in the Copa del Rey final.

Douglas back in training | FC Barcelona
Douglas was back training with the rest of the squad on Thursday morning, just over a month after he suffered a muscle strain in his left leg on January 18th. Iniesta has still not been given a full medical okay, but he trained with the rest of the first team players, plus Sandro and Munir, from Barça B on Pitch Number 2 at the Ciutat Esportiva

Barcelona cooperate LFP investigation Camp Nou fans Cristiano Ronaldo is a drunk chant - ESPN FC
Barcelona have announced they will fully cooperate with the Liga de Futbol Profesional (LFP) to identify Camp Nou supporters aiming derogatory chants at Cristiano Ronaldo, and will punish those found guilty.

Access to Camp Nou with your mobile | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona continue working hard to put technological innovations at the service of their members and fans to make their lives easier. As such, the Club has initiated the Mobile Ticket project, a service that allows fans and members to store match tickets or Camp Nou Experience tickets on their mobile devices without the necessity to print them and bring them physically to the ground. From now on, mobile is just the ticket.

FC Barcelona and Scholas plant an olive tree for peace | FC Barcelona
On Wednesday afternoon a simple and symbolic act took play at Camp Nou’s La Masia, the planting of an olive tree for peace blessed by Pope Francis. The event comes in the light of the recent agreement between the FC Barcelona Foundation and the Scholas, a network of interreligious schools set up by the current Pontiff.

Cristiano Ronaldo inspires Real Madrid Champions League win at Schalke | Sky Sports Football
The defending champions were made to work hard by Roberto di Matteo’s side but took the lead in the 36th minute when Cristiano Ronaldo nodded in Dani Carvajal’s cross. Marcelo doubled the advantage with a brilliant strike in the 79th minute, shortly after Felix Platte struck the bar for Schalke.

Cristiano Ronaldo is 'goal-obsessed' and 'should be sold' for the good of Real Madrid | Sky Sports
Real Madrid have been urged to cash in on "goal-obsessed" Cristiano Ronaldo for the good of the team. The world footballer of the year has scored 36 goals and has 11 assists in 33 competitive matches for Carlo Ancelotti’s side this season and is preparing to face Schalke in the Champions League round of 16.

Liverpool's Rafael Paez waits on FIFA green light over Eibar loan | Sky Sports
Last month, the 20-year-old former Real Madrid youngster agreed to join the Basque side on loan for the remainder of the season after they reached agreement with Liverpool. But FIFA blocked Paez’s transfer due to an administrative mistake and have now appealed to world football’s governing body to allow the transfer to go ahead.