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FC Barcelona News: 11 October 2019; Inter Chasing Ivan Rakitić, Frenkie de Jong Assists in Netherlands Win

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Netherlands v Northern Ireland - UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifier Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images,

Holland score twice in injury time to deny Northern Ireland famous result | The Telegraph
This defeat is certainly going to hurt, but Northern Ireland’s players can still hold their heads high. To even challenge such a talented Dutch team, including the likes of Virgil Van Dijk, Frenkie de Jong and Matthijs de Ligt, only underlines the outstanding job O’Neill is doing.

Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Croatia Tops Hungary 3:0 at Poljud! | Croatia News
Croatia’s starting eleven included Dominik Livaković in goal, Tin Jedvaj, Dejan Lovren, Domagoj Vida, and Borna Barišić in the defense, Marcelo Brozović, Luka Modrić, Ivan Rakitić, Ante Rebić, and Ivan Perišić across the midfield, and Bruno Petković up top.

Barcelona to offer Lionel Messi ‘lifelong contract’ | Football Espana
Barcelona plan to renew the contract of star player Lionel Messi for the remainder of his career, according to Cadena Ser. The Blaugrana president Josep María Bartomeu is said to be intent on extending the Argentine forward’s contract until after the 2022 World Cup.

Inter in pole position for Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic | Football Espana
Inter are favourites to land out-of-favour Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic in January, according to fresh reports. El Mundo Deportivo have cited a report in Italian-based Tuttosport that the Nerazzurri are in pole position to land the Croatian as early in January.

How much is Ivan Rakitic worth and when could he leave Barcelona? | Sport
He could have left last summer. He confirmed he had offers last summer, including from Juventus, but an agreement wasn’t reached between the clubs. How much is he worth? Where could he go? According to Transfermarkt, his worth these days is around 35 million euros, short of the 70 million he was valued at in 2018. A lack of minutes, as well as the passing of years, has reduced his price.

Messi exit admission ‘scared’ La Liga president as door is left open to Neymar & Mourinho | Goal
Lionel Messi’s admission that he considered leaving Barcelona in 2013 “scared” La Liga president Javier Tebas, but the door is now being left open for the likes of Neymar and Jose Mourinho to rejoin the mercurial Argentine in Spain. A talismanic presence at Camp Nou has revealed that he contemplated making a move elsewhere after becoming caught up in a tax avoidance case.

Barcelona hosts the world premiere of ‘Messi10’ | FC Barcelona
The great show about Leo Messi is a reality. This Thursday, the world premiere of ‘Messi10,’ the Cirque du Soleil show on the Argentine star, was held in Barcelona. The premiere took place at the Parc del Fòrum and had a large number of personalities from different sectors in attendance.

FC Barcelona and Sebang Global Battery announce regional partnership | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona and Sebang Global Battery have entered into a partnership agreement today that will see the Korean car battery manufacturer become a regional partner of the Catalan Club for three seasons, as the official car battery of FC Barcelona in Korea, Vietnam and Malaysia. Sebang will activate the partnership using the Sebang brand in Vietnam and the Rocket brand in Korea and Malaysia.

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