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FC Barcelona News: 8 June 2016; Four Feature in Spain Loss, Lionel Messi Continues to Train Alone

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Spain vs. Georgia - Football Match Report - June 7, 2016 - ESPN
Spain will head into Euro 2016 on the back of an embarrassing defeat as Vicente del Bosque's side were beaten 1-0 at home to Georgia. The 2010 world champions are one of the favourites to lift the title in France but their final warm-up match ended in humiliation after Tornike Okriashvili fired Georgia to a shock victory in Madrid.

Injury keeps Messi out of Argentina training again -
Lionel Messi was subjected to individual exercises once more on Tuesday as he continues his recovery from the back injury that ruled him out of Argentina's 2-1 Copa America win over Chile. The Barcelona star sustained the problem during his country's friendly against Honduras on May 28 and has since been working towards a comeback.

Sergio Busquets talks about how childhood shaped who he is today | FC Barcelona
He calls Badia del Vallès home and takes every opportunity to help it grow. The last major event there was the inauguration of a 'Cruyff Court' bearing his name. Sergio Busquets Burgos, the boy from Badia, is the best sponsor this new social project could have. Launched by the Cruyff Foundation, La Caixa, and the FC Barcelona Foundation, it aims to promote sport and its values among local children.

Alves to choose between PSG and Juventus - Eurosport
Alves is leaving Camp Nou for free this summer due to a clause in his contract, and Mundo Deportivo reports a deal with Juve was almost complete before he had second thoughts. PSG remain in pursuit of the right-back, having tried to get Alves to France in the past, and the presence of a number of compatriots and friends at the club - including Thiago Silva, David Luiz and Lucas Moura - has thrown the defender’s decision into doubt.

Barca, Sevilla to swap right-backs? | Football Espana
A right-back exchange between Barcelona and Sevilla involving Douglas and Mariano has been mooted and both clubs could be keen. Catalonia’s Mundo Deportivo cites Seville’s Estadio Deportivo as saying Barca are again looking to Nervion for summer signings, having in recent years taken Aleix Vidal and Ivan Rakitic, and Dani Alves before them, with Mariano now on the agenda.

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