Focused on the cup final | FC Barcelona
After having a day off on Tuesday, Barça trained on Wednesday morning at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper on the Tito Vilanova field. With the cup final against Athletic Bilbao the main priority, the full team was present, including Luis Suárez, who has yet to be given full medical clearance. They were joined this morning by Munir, Sandro, Gumbau, Cámara and Adama of the B team.
Unique Maurice Lacroix watches for unique players | FC Barcelona
Official Club Sponsor Maurice Lacroix has presented a spectacular new collection of 24 unique watches designed for each of the Barça first team squad members. Every Barça fan can also design their own unique watch at Unique Fan’s Watch (www.uniquefanswatch.com), share their design and win a special prize.
Huge spontaneous welcome for the Liga trophy at the museum | FC Barcelona
Barça’s 23rd league trophy, collected on Saturday by Xavi Hernández after the game with Deportivo is now proudly in place in the FC Barcelona Museum. It was positioned on Tuesday alongside the other silverware that the club has won over the years, watched by fans and tourists who broke into a spontaneous round of applause to welcome the latest addition into trophy room.
2015/16 FC Barcelona strip now on sale | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona members and fans can start preparing for next season, when the first team will be wearing a completely new-look shirt. The 2015/16 strip is already on sale in the FCBotiga store at the Camp Nou, and has aroused an enormous amount of interest.
When and where to watch the Spanish Cup Final between Athletic Club and FC Barcelona | FC Barcelona
La final de la Copa del Rei Athletic Club - FC Barcelona es retransmetrà en diversos països i canals, però si al teu país no s’emet no pateixis, perquè es podrà escoltar arreu del món en directe a Ràdio Barça en anglès, castellà i català, i als llocs web internacionals. Recorda que durant el partit podràs consultar, al web del club, el minut a minut i les estadístiques, tant les dels equips com les individuals dels jugadors.
Ernesto Valverde's goals in a Barça shirt | FC Barcelona
The Athletic Club coach Ernesto Valverde is one of many current coaches with a blaugrana past. The man known as Txingurri (‘ant’ in the Basque language) arrived at FC Barcelona in the season 1988/89 from city rivals Espanyol.
Changes at Athletic Club Bilbao since the last two finals | FC Barcelona
Three years after their last Cup Final, the Cup Kings of Spain, with 49 titles between the two of them, meet again on Saturday to decide who takes the fiftieth. This will be the third final in six years between the two teams after Barça won in 2009 in Valencia and 2012 at the Vicente Calderón – the side’s final trophy under Pep Guardiola.
FIFA officials arrested | Football Espana
Six FIFA officials have been arrested in Zurich at the request of the United States Department of Justice. The BBC reports that the Wednesday morning raids took place at a hotel and that the six are ‘suspected of having received bribes totalling millions of dollars.’