Messi proves Barca fitness | Football Espana
The No 10 missed Argentina’s friendlies against El Salvador and Ecuador during the international break with a sore foot, leading to concerns about his participation at the weekend. However, upon his return to Catalunya on Thursday morning, Marca claims that he underwent a series of tests on his injury and successfully proved his fitness for the trip to Balaidos.
When and where to watch this weekend's league match between Celta and FC Barcelona | FC Barcelona
This Sunday's league match between Celta and FC Barcelona is being televised globally. But don’t worry if it’s not available in your country, because you can always listen to our live English commentary at Radio Barça online. We also provide minute by minute coverage as well as team and player stats on FCBarcelona.com. Twitter users can follow @FCBarcelona for live updates as the action unfolds.
Bravo says FC Barcelona have to watch out for Celta | FC Barcelona
There will be special attention paid to this Sunday’s game. After a week of international matches, FC Barcelona return to league action to face Celta Vigo in Balaídos. Goalkeeper Claudio Bravo spoke about the matchup at a press conference on Thursday.
Fontàs looking forward to facing former club | FC Barcelona
Andreu Fontàs is in his second season with Celta Vigo after being brought to the club by none other than Luis Enrique in the summer of 2013. The two had previously worked together at Barça B and on Sunday they will meet again, only this time on opposite sides. The central defender is still only 25 years old but he brings plenty of experience to the Galician back four.
Xavi presents trophies at IV International Tournament | FC Barcelona
Xavi Hernández was one of the stars on Thursday at the closing ceremony of the FCB Escola IV International Tournament. The Barça first team captain came to watch the various finals and also to present the trophies to the winning teams. Xavi also spoke to Barça TV and fcbarcelona.com about the tournament that was celebrating its 4th edition. "It’s great to see the kids enjoying themselves. I also enjoy watching them and they were very kind to me," explained the midfielder.
Douglas to replace Danilo at Porto? | Football Espana
Porto have expressed an interest in replacing Real Madrid-bound Danilo with Barcelona right-back Douglas Pereira, reports O Jogo. The Brazilian only arrived at Camp Nou from Sao Paulo last summer but has struggled to make an impact, despite spending time on the treatment table earlier in the season.
Teenager charged for Barca bomb threat | Football Espana
Spanish police will press charges against a 17-year-old who threatened to detonate a bomb during the Copa del Rey final at Camp Nou on May 30. According to an official statement released by the director general of the country’s National Police, the Murcia native published several comments on Twitter, in which he claimed he would "let off a bomb" on the day of the match.