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FC Barcelona News: 23 June 2017; Lionel Messi Wins Aldo Rovira award, Manchester United Chasing Jordi Alba

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Leo Messi named 2016/17 team MVP | FC Barcelona
Officially, the team's MVP award is named for Aldo Rovira, the son of the former Director Josep Lluís Rovira. Aldo Rovira died in a motorcycle accident on March 18th, 2009, at the age of 37. This is the eighth year the award has been given.

One month left before Barça's US tour; are you ready? | FC Barcelona
With just one month to go before FC Barcelona heads to the United States for its 2017 Summer Tour, during which it will play three friendlies in the International Champions Cup, some of the team's players are starring in a video campaign that asks the question: ARE YOU READY FOR THE SHOW?

Luis Suárez celebrated by Club Nacional, the team he started out at | FC Barcelona
The Club paid homage to their greatest academy product by naming a pitch at the Los Céspedes training ground after him. The Uruguayan star joined the academy in 2000, made his first-team debut aged 18 during the 2005/06 season in which he scored 12 goals in 34 games before leaving for Europe.

Man United targeting Jordi Alba but move from Barcelona difficult - sources | ESPN
Alba was used sparingly by Barcelona coach Luis Enrique last season, while United boss Jose Mourinho struggled to find a regular left-back at Old Trafford, using Luke Shaw, Marcos Rojo, Daley Blind, Matteo Darmian and Ashley Young in the role.

Brazil international Lucas Lima agrees deal to join Barcelona from Santos | ESPN
Brazil international midfielder Lucas Lima will join Barcelona in January when his contract with Santos expires, the player has confirmed to ESPN Brasil. Lima, 26, has a deal with Santos until the end of the year, and as of July 1 he will be free to sign a pre-contract agreement with Barca.

Dembele not leaving Dortmund for Barcelona - BVB sporting director | ESPN
Barca sporting director Robert Fernandez said this week the club will make some "big-name signings" this summer and Dembele's name has been frequently linked with a move to Camp Nou. However, Dortmund's sporting director Michael Zorc says Dembele is firmly part of new coach Peter Bosz's plans for next season.

Barcelona Look to Juventus for a Right-Back | Fital Football
With it looking increasingly unlikely that Arsenal will sell Hector Bellerin, Barcelona will have to look elsewhere for a new right-back. Today, the name of somebody else who might be able to fill that role has been put forward.

Reported Barcelona target 'Paulinho will not leave Guangzhou' - Scolari | ESPN
Guangzhou Evergrande's Paulinho will not be moving to Barcelona this summer, according to his coach Luiz Felipe Scolari. Barca's sporting director Robert Fernandez has said the club will make "big-name signings" over the close season and they are reported to want a right-back, a central midfielder and a forward.

Do you remember Ronaldinho's top ten moments at the Camp Nou? | FC Barcelona
Test yourself with the video of the Brazilian stars finest moves during his time at the Club and guess how they end.

Spain prosecutor says not opposed to lifting prison sentence for Messi | Reuters
The Barcelona state prosecutor said on Friday it was not opposed to substituting a 21-month prison sentence for a fine for tax fraud handed down to soccer player Lionel Messi, as long as the fine was the maximum allowed under law.

FC Barcelona present placing of the first stone at Ladislao Kubala park in Budapest | FC Barcelona
Director Pau Vilanova represented FC Barcelona at the events celebrated in Budapest in memory of Barça legend Ladislao Kubala. This June, Kubala would have been 90 years of age, and this anniversary saw his home city set up various special tributes for the famous player..

Camp Nou and Ciutat Esportiva host Barça Partners’ Day | FC Barcelona
The Camp Nou and the Ciutat Esportiva were the venues for a day of activities that FC Barcelona hosted in honour of the Club’s sponsors this Thursday. A match on the Camp Nou pitch, a lunch at the Masia, and a series of conferences headed by the Club’s CEO Òscar Grau were the main events.