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FC Barcelona News: 14 December 2016; Barça win Qatar friendly, Neymar case closed in court

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Al-Ahli v FC Barcelona: Goals galore in Qatar (3-5) - FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona treated the Al-Gharafa Stadium in Qatar to a fine display of attacking football on Tuesday as they defeated of Saudi Arabia 5-3 in a friendly match with goals from Leo Messi, Neymar Jr, Luis Suárez, Paco Alcácer and Rafinha.

Luis Enrique: Mission accomplished in Qatar - FC Barcelona
Both the manager and technical secretary Robert Fernández discuss the friendly game that took place in Doha

When and where to watch FC Barcelona v Espanyol - FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona are at home to city rivals Espanyol on Sunday evening at 8.45 pm. But that’s local time, so to find out when the game is kicking off where you are, you might find this guide useful … and you can also see what channels are screening the action live on TV.

Messi meets Afghan viral star | Football Espana
Six-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi - who became famous after wearing a homemade shirt bearing Lionel Messi's name - has met his Argentine hero. Ahmadi walked out onto the pitch with the Barcelona star in Doha, Qatar ahead of their friendly clash against Al Ahli, which Luis Enrique's side won 5-3, thanks to goals from Luis Suarez, Neymar, Paco Alcacer, Rafinha and Messi.

Carles Alena injured in Qatar and out until 2017 | Diario Sport
In Barcelona's friendly won over Al Ahli there was one piece of bad news, with an injury to midfielder Carles Alena. The B team player suffered a quadriceps injury in his left leg and will be out for two weeks.

Alcacer: I needed Barca goal for confidence | FourFourTwo
Paco Alcacer revelled in his confidence-boosting goal after finally opening his account for Barcelona.

Xavi: Ronaldo doesn't deserve Ballon d'Or | FourFourTwo
Ronaldo described last season as the best of his career after he won the Champions League with Madrid and Euro 2016 with Portugal, having become the Spanish club's all-time top goalscorer in October 2015. Xavi, however, feels it was wrong to award the prize to a player based on the titles he has won, rather than his individual quality.

Barcelona court closes Neymar case | FourFourTwo
The complaint raised against Neymar and Barcelona by club socio Jordi Cases has been closed by the provincial court, the club have said.

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