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FC Barcelona News: 15 June 2015; Neymar Shines in Brazil Win, Gerard Deulofeu Close to Everton Return

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Neymar leads Brazil to last-minute win over Peru (2-1) | FC Barcelona
Neymar carried on his brilliant form for Barça this season with a superb performance to lead Brazil to victory over Peru in the canarinha's opening game of the Copa América in the southern city of Temuco in Chile. The blaugrana striker levelled things up for the side coached by Dunga early in the first half after Peru had taken an unexpected lead with just two minutes gone thanks to a goal from Cristian Cueva.

Spain, with four Barça players, beat Belarus 1–0 | FC Barcelona
Spain started with four Barça players — Piqué, Alba, Busquets and Pedro, who was replaced just after the hour mark — when they saw off Belarus in Borisov on Sunday night. A single goal from David Silva proved enough to bag the points for Vicente Del Bosque’s side in their Euro 2016 qualifier, a result that leaves Spain 3 points behind Slovakia and three ahead of Ukraine, with both of those sides also winning on Sunday.

Real Madrid send Barcelona congratulatory letter, force them to pay €23.98 postage - Eurosport British
The report states: "Later, after realising it was too late to send a message on social media, Madrid sent a traditional letter. It was a gesture which was publicly thanked by FC Barcelona. "However, it's now become known, through information revealed by Javier Gomez Matallanas in Diario AS, that Barca were left complexed at having to pay 23.98 euros because Real Madrid sent it without paying for the special delivery.

Neymar: Messi deserves Ballon d’Or | Football Espana
The Brazilian, along with Luis Suarez, struck up a formidable partnership with the No 10 in 2014-15 as they fired La Blaugrana to a second treble and became the most prolific attacking trident in Spanish football history. "This year, the award for the best player in the world already has an owner," he said after his country’s 2-1 win against Peru in Copa America, in which he set up the winner in injury time.

Aleix Vidal by the numbers | FC Barcelona
A look at the new FC Barcelona signing's stats since he made his First Division debut in 2013

Barcelona defender Marc Bartra confirms 12m release clause - ESPN FC
Barcelona centre-back Marc Bartra has confirmed his release clause has dropped to €12 million due to his lack of appearances last season. Spain international Bartra's previous clause had been set at €25 million but, under the terms of his contract, that has been reduced after a campaign in which he made only 14 La Liga appearances.

Deulofeu on brink of Everton return | Vital Football
Rumour kicks up a gear with reports of potential deal struck for with Barcelona for Gerard Deulofeu. Reports in Spain had previously suggested that Barcelona would be open to discussions regarding the transfer of Gerard Deulofeu. Everton have been linked with moves for the Barcelona starlet ever since his loan spell at Goodison Park ended a year ago.

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