Jordi Alba cleared and in the squad for Sevilla | FC Barcelona
Jordi Alba has been cleared and will be among the 18 players heading to Sevilla for Saturday's match scheduled for 8.00pm CET. The coaching staff named the squad after Friday morning's training session at the Ciutat Esportiva. Here is a look at the complete list: Ter Stegen, Bravo, Alves, Adriano, Alba, Mathieu, Piqué, Bartra, Sergio, Mascherano, Xavi, Iniesta, Rakitic, Rafinha, Pedro, Neymar Jr, Messi and Luis Suárez.
FC Barcelona's Rakitic returns to old stomping ground | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona’s Croatian midfielder Ivan Rakitic harbours a special bond with the city of Sevilla, the Andalusian capital where he lived the last few years while playing for Sevilla FC. On Saturday evening he will step back onto the grass at Sánchez Pizjuán Stadium in what should be a day full of emotions. "Everything I experienced there left deep impressions.
Five unforgettable moments from Sánchez Pizjuán | FC Barcelona
Luis Enrique was the focus on 23 October 1996. On 77 minutes the current FC Barcelona coach knocked in the rebound after a long Luis Figo shot off the crossbar. Figo's shot seemed to go in, but the referee did not see it and officially credits Luis Enrique as the goalscorer. Sevilla fell into the Second Division that year.
FC Barcelona last league winners at Sánchez Pizjuán | FC Barcelona
In one year and one month, Sevilla are undefeated at the Sánchez Pizjuán. The last time they were beaten at home was in March 2014, in the famous Europa League derby encounter with Betis, who despite their troubled season were able to celebrate 2-0 victory at the ground of their biggest rivals (although Sevilla returned the gesture in the second leg and ended up progressing on penalties)
'The team has shown what it is made of' claims Mascherano | FC Barcelona
"It is not easy to play every game at the same level. Although we might not shine in every game, we’re playing at a competitive level and are in contention for every title. It is all in our own hands right now. We went through difficult times to stay in all three competitions and the team has shown what it is made of.
James should start for Real Madrid while Luis Suarez eclipses Neymar - Five things we learned in La Liga - ESPN FC
Barcelona's 4-0 win over struggling Almeria at the Camp Nou on Wednesday night was far from a thriller. Lionel Messi provided the first half's only moment of excitement with an exquisite left-footed curler that opened the scoring just past 30 minutes.
Barcelona defender Dani Alves set to leave club at end of season, says agent | Sky Sports
Dinorah Santana said the Catalan giants had offered the 31-year-old right-back a deal that could stretch from one year to three should he play in over 60 per cent of his side's games each season. However, Alves has been heavily linked with a move to Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester United among a host of other top European clubs and Santana said he had better offers on the table from other clubs.
Montoya scores amazing basket in training | FC Barcelona
There is no need for words. Just check out what Martín Montoya did on Thursday morning at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper. Staggering!
The making of the Beko commercial with Messi, Neymar Jr, Piqué, Iniesta and Suárez | FC Barcelona
The Barça players appear in the latest commercial produced by its global partner, Beko, and here’s a light-hearted look behind scenes involving Messi, Neymar Jr, Piqué, Suárez and Iniesta. The second largest household appliance company in Europe has associated its name with FCB, stressing the important role that teamwork and innovation plays in what they do.