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FC Barcelona News: 3 March 2017; Eusebio Sacristan Out of Coach Race, Legends to Play El Clasico

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Luis Suárez: Luis Enrique's decision surprised us but it's understandable | FC Barcelona
Luis Suárez is a unique playero on and off the field. The Uruguayan has won the hearts of the Barça fans thanks to his commitment and, of course, his goals. The number 9 now has 111 in a blaugrana shirt and eight trophies in his list of honours with the club. The striker was interviewed by radio station Onda Cero and he give his views on current topics such as the departure of coach Luis Enrique at the end of the season and the team’s chances in the last 16 of the Champions League.

Suarez hasn't forgiven FIFA | Football Espana
Luis Suarez admitted he hasn’t recovered from the ‘hurt’ of being punished for biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini in the 2014 World Cup and resents FIFA. The Uruguayan striker – then at Liverpool – was given a blanket ban from football for four months and banned for nine international matches after biting the Juventus defender during the group stage fixture.

This is how FC Barcelona's Luis Enrique experienced the match against Sporting | FC Barcelona
On Saturday, Luis Enrique faced his old team, Sporting Gijón. The Asturian coach was animated throughout the match which ended in a 6-1 win for the blaugranas. From before kick-off until the end of the fixture, the cameras followed Barça's manager to see how he experiences a match at the Camp Nou.

FC Barcelona managers over the last 20 years | FC Barcelona
Since Johan Cruyff left in 1996, ten managers have coached the blaugranas. Take a trip down memory lane and review the successes of each one of them as FC Barcelona coach.

When and where to watch FC Barcelona v Celta Vigo in La Liga | FC Barcelona
On the back of the midweek rout of Sporting, FC Barcelona again play at home in the league, this time against Celta Vigo. Luis Enrique's side sit a point above Real Madrid at the top of La Liga and will be looking for another three points to continue their pursuit of a third straight title.

Real Sociedad boss Eusebio Sacristan rules himself out of replacing Luis Enrique at Barcelona | Sky Sports
But the 52-year-old, who recently signed a new contract as Sociedad boss until 2019, said: "As I already said when I renewed my contract a little while ago: my mind, my spirit and my desire is to be with Real Sociedad. "My head is here 100 per cent, so there's nothing more in it and there's not going to be. No matter what my contract says, my head, my hopes and my desire is to have an ongoing project with La Real.

Legends of FC Barcelona and Real Madrid to play in Lebanon | FC Barcelona
On 28 April, the Barça Legends will take on a team of former Real Madrid players. The two teams will square off at the Camille Chamoun Sports City stadium, in the Lebanese capital of Beirut. One of the main attractions of the match will be the debut of Ronaldinho as part of the Barça team, who recently became an FC Barcelona representative and ambassador for acts and events around the world. The manager of the Barça Legends will be José Mari Bakero.

New England Patriots star Rob Gronkowski visits FC Barcelona | FC Barcelona
Imagine how much bigger soccer would be in the United States if everyone’s first fan experience was like Rob Gronkowski’s. The 27-year-old tight end and member of the Super Bowl LI champion New England Patriots “had a blast” at Wednesday night’s 6–1 Barça rout of Sporting at Camp Nou.

Real Madrid slip up, Sevilla keep up the pressure and Atlético fall further behind | FC Barcelona
Ten-man Real Madrid managed to secure a 3-3 draw against Las Palmas having been 3-1 down prior to Gareth Bale’s sending off. Ronaldo turned the game around with a header and a penalty which helped secure a point for his side on Wednesday night.

Visit to FC Barcelona's facilities from Google's CEO Sundar Pichai | FC Barcelona
Google's CEO Sundar Pichai visited FC Barcelona during his stay in the city for Mobile World Congress (MWC), the most important mobile industry trade fair in the world which has been taking place over the last few days at the Gran Via de Fira de Barcelona.

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