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FC Barcelona News: 25 July 2017; Barcelona Break Camp for Washington, Chelsea Eying Sergi Roberto

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Barça's second Whippany workout of the day is the team's last in the NY area | FC Barcelona
After four days of energy-sapping sunshine, suffocating heat, and unbearable humidity in the New York metropolitan area, FC Barcelona was greeted at Monday morning's training session with noticeably cooler temperatures as the sky broke open and unleashed a torrent of precipitation for the better part of the workout.

SLO-MO MUSIC VIDEO: Blaugrana Rain Dance | FC Barcelona
The rain during FC Barcelona’s Monday morning training session at the Red Bull Training Center provided the setting for some fantastic footage. Ernesto Valverde’s men were put through their paces in the wet weather. Despite the adverse meteorological conditions, the preparation work for the upcoming season continued.

Jordi Alba: 'Valverde has very clear ideas' | FC Barcelona
Jordi Alba is feeling good about the start of FC Barcelona’s preseason. The full-back spoke about how happy he is from the Red Bull Facility in New Jersey. “The players have absolute confidence in the coaching staff. The other day we did very well against Juventus, a team who made things very difficult for us last year”, he stated.

Chelsea keen to sign Barcelona's Sergi Roberto - sources | ESPN
Chelsea are interested in Barcelona's Sergi Roberto but have yet to make an offer, sources close to the Premier League club have told ESPN FC. Antonio Conte is looking to bolster his squad ahead of their Premier League title defence and Roberto, 25, is among his list of targets.

Neymar belongs to Barcelona 'until proven otherwise' - Jordi Alba | ESPN
Neymar remains a Barcelona player "until proven otherwise," teammate Jordi Alba said on Monday amid continued reports Paris Saint-Germain will exercise the Brazilian's €222 million release clause. However, Alba couldn't confirm if Gerard Pique's social media post on Sunday saying Neymar "stays" meant that the forward has, in fact, turned down the offer on the table from the French club.

FFP concerns for Neymar camp? | Football Espana
Neymar's representatives want reassurances Paris Saint-Germain won't be liable to UEFA financial fair play sanctions if his €222m deal goes through say reports. According to Diario AS, the Brazilian’s camp want ‘cast-iron guarantees’ that there would be no punishment for the player or club should such a deal be processed.

Barcelona's Neymar welcome at Real Madrid amid PSG reports - Casemiro | ESPN
Real Madrid midfielder Casemiro says Barcelona star Neymar would be very welcome at the Bernabeu, and he sees no reason why the move cannot take place. The last week has seen huge speculation around Neymar's future, with the 25-year-old reportedly considering joining Paris Saint-Germain, who are willing to pay his €222 million release clause and push through the move.