Cillessen: I want to thank Barcelona for three incredible years | Marca
Jasper Cillessen has thanked Barcelona and their fans for their support during his three years at the Camp Nou as he completes a move to Valencia. The Catalan club received 35 million euros for the goalkeeper, who has signed a four-year deal with Los Che.
Celta and Barça very close to reaching an agreement for Denis Suarez | Sport
Negotiations are ongoing and both hope to wrap up the deal as soon as possible. Barça are continuing their selling spree as they look to generate even more funds this summer. However, there’s a slight difference between Celta and them about the cost of the Suarez deal.
Arthur and Coutinho advance to Copa América semis | FC Barcelona
Brazil are through to the semi-finals of the Copa América but did it the hard way, beating Paraguay on penalties after the game had ended without score. The host nation also had to play from the 58th minute onwards with a man less following the sending off of Fabián Balbuena. Arthur and Coutinho of Barça were on for the whole game, the latter converting one of the penalties.
L’Equipe: Barcelona and Atletico Madrid begin talks for Griezmann | Marca
Antoine Griezmann is edging closer to a move to the Camp Nou this summer with Atletico Madrid and Barcelona having already started talks. The Frenchman announced he was leaving Atletico Madrid in May after five years with Los Rojiblancos.
Barcelona VP: Neymar return not discussed | ESPN
Barcelona vice president Jordi Cardoner has said Neymar wants to return to the club this summer but that the Spanish champions have not looked into bringing him back yet. Neymar quit Barca for Paris Saint-Germain in a world record €222 million transfer two years ago but life in France has not lived up to expectations for the forward.
Jaguaré Becerra: Barça’s other Brazilian goalie | FC Barcelona
Neto has joined Barça, taking the overall number of Brazilians to have played for the club up to an amazing forty. These have included plenty of the country’s greatest legends of all time, from Romario through to Neymar Jr, but how many of them have been goalkeepers?
Barcelona starlet Jorge Alastuey signs new three-year deal | Marca
Barcelona have fended off interest in one of their most promising young talents, Jorge Alastuey, by renewing his contract with the club. The midfielder and current captain of the A team at La Masia has signed a new three-year deal with the Catalan giants.