FC Barcelona close the 2015/16 season with record revenues of 679 million euros | FC Barcelona
The Board has approved the closure of the financial results for the 2015/16 season, which showed record revenues of €679million, representing a substantial increase of the figure originally budgeted for this area, with a net profit of €29million after tax.This includes the €30million euros that the club will assume in the reversal of the sale of the land of Can Rigalt.
FC Barcelona in England for six-day training camp | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona's pre-season training regimen moved north on Monday, as the team embarked on a trip to England for a six-day stay training camp at St. George's Park, about 55 km north of Birmingham.The team's flight from Barcelona-El Prat took off at 10.30am CET and landed at Birmingham Airport about two hours later, around 11.30am (GMT+1).
Messi and Arda, new additions at St. George’s Park | FC Barcelona
Leo Messi and Arda Turan have started pre-season training with the rest of the group. The inclusion of the Argentine forward and the Turkish midfielder are the two new additions to the first session at St. George’s Park.The players trained in a far more modest climate than that of Barcelona, with rain gracing the first training session at the training camp.
André Gomes to sign with FC Barcelona and be presented on Wednesday | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona's newest player, André Gomes, will sign with the team on Wednesday morning, followed by an official presentation at the Miniestadi.The 22-year-old midfielder, who won the European Championship with the Portugal national team this summer, will agree to a five-year deal.As part of the transaction, FC Barcelona will pay Gomes's former club, Valencia CF, €35m plus up to €20m more depending on the performance of both the player and the team.
Bacca Barca’s plan B? | Football Espana
Carlos Bacca features highly on Barcelona’s list of alternatives if Luciano Vietto chooses Sevilla when he leaves Atletico Madrid. Mundo Deportivo notes that Barca have a deal with Atletico for Vietto at €22m but the player is concerned about the amount of playing time he’d get at Camp Nou as he competes with Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar and it’s reported Sevilla are close to getting him on loan.
FC Barcelona to face Athletic Club at San Mamés on Sunday 28 August | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona will face Athletic Club at San Mamés on Sunday 28 August at 8.15pm CET in Week 2 of La Liga, it was announced.In what will be the team’s first away match of the new campaign, Barça will take on Athletic after facing Sevilla in the Spanish Super Cup and Real Betis in the league opener at Camp Nou.
Cooperation agreement between FC Barcelona and FC Servette | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona and the Swiss club Servette FC have reached an agreement that will facilitate coperation between the two clubs in the area of youth football. The agreement is a demonstration of the good level of understanding between the two European clubs.As a result of this agreement, FC Barcelona's Under-19 team has brought on Jeremy Guillemenot, a player from Servette FC.
Official: Song loaned to Rubin | Football Espana
Alex Song "hopes to make a great impact" at Rubin Kazan after completing a season-long loan from Barcelona. Song has been considered surplus to requirements by Luis Enrique since the latter's appointment in 2014, with the midfielder spending the last two seasons at West Ham United, and he will be managed by former Malaga boss Javi Gracia for the upcoming campaign.