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FC Barcelona News: 26 August 2015; Training Begins for Malaga Game, Neymar to Get New Contract

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Barcelona Pedro replacement must come from La Masia - ESPN FC
However, manager Luis Enrique must also implement a strict rotation policy in order to ensure his deadly "MSN" trident reaches the decisive final third of the season in optimal physical and mental condition -- which is exactly the moment when the need for a patient yet ultra-competitive fourth striker becomes essential.

No Barca interest in Yarmolenko? | Football Espana
Mundo Deportivo contradict reports elsewhere that say Barcelona are to make an offer for Dynamo Kiev forward Andriy Yarmolenko. Yarmolenko was earlier this week named with Nolito as a possible January signing following the sale of Pedro Rodriguez to Chelsea.

Wednesday training with Málaga in mind | FC Barcelona
After taking the day off on Tuesday, the FC Barcelona first team was back at work on Wednesday morning in preparation for the first home league game of the season. Málaga will be visiting the Camp Nou on Saturday evening at 8.30pm CET.

Badge of honour bestowed on Barcelona -
Barcelona have joined an elite group of clubs allowed to wear a 'badge of honour' on their shirts. The honour has been bestowed on Barça as a result of them last season winning their fifth European Cup, an achievement which has formed the theme of the current week in Monaco, culminating in the draws for the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League group stages.

For FC Barcelona, there's no place like home | FC Barcelona
When Dorothy Gale — the main protagonist in the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz — tapped her heels together three times while wearing the ruby slippers and repeating, "There's no place like home," she was magically whisked away to the comforts of her farm back in Kansas, leaving a whirlwind odyssey in her wake.

Barcelona to rebuff Man Utd interest by offering Neymar bumper new deal -
Barcelona is to offer Manchester United target Neymar a new contract and pay rise to end summer speculation and secure the forward's long-term future, Goal understands. United made an inquiry about the Brazilian in its negotiations to try and sign Pedro, but Barca is not considering a sale and will make Neymar the club's best-paid player after Lionel Messi, who takes home around 22 million euros ($25M) per year after tax, to tie the player down until 2020.

Neymar Sr stalling on contract? | Football Espana
Neymar’s father is reportedly in no rush to renew his son’s Barcelona contract, but will sit down with the club eventually. Marca reports La Blaugrana recognise it is time to offer the Brazil international fresh terms after a successful few years at Camp Nou. Neymar Sr is content to wait a while longer amid rumoured interest from Manchester United, who are said to be willing to pay the forward’s €190m release clause.

Launch of new #Iwasthere campaign to boost attendance at the Camp Nou | FC Barcelona
The Camp Nou is about to witness its first Liga action of the new season against Málaga on Saturday 29 at 8.30pm CET. In preparation, today Wednesday saw the launch of the new #Iwasthere campaign to promote ticket sales for home matches.

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