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FC Barcelona News: 4 January 2021; Barça defeat Huesca, Ronald Koeman talks title race

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A round-up of the latest Barcelona news and transfer rumors

FBL-ESP-LIGA-HUESCA-BARCELONA Photo by PAU BARRENA/AFP via Getty Images

Huesca 0-1 FC Barcelona: Happy New Year - FC Barcelona
Frenkie de Jong’s first-half strike set the tone for the win at Huesca, in a game which Barça dominated from start to finish

Messi, 500 games in LaLiga - FC Barcelona
Anew milestone for Leo Messi. The No.10 made his 500th LaLiga appearance for Barça against Huesca, a figure that after 17 seasons will continue to grow, and which places him only five behind Xavi Hernández's record (505).

Ronald Koeman admits Barcelona needs their rivals to slip up in La Liga title race - Football Espana
Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman was in pragmatic mood as they secured a first three points of 2021 in a 1-0 La Liga win at Huesca. The Dutch coach admitted his team face a battle to haul themselves into the title race in the second half of the season, despite starting 2021 in fifth.

Ronald Koeman has no regrets over Luis Suarez's Barcelona exit - Football Espana
The Dutch coach opted to inform a host of senior stars that they could leave following his arrival in August, with Suarez and Arturo Vidal both moving on, as the latter joined Inter Milan.

Barcelona target Eric Garcia tests positive for Covid-19 - Football Espana
Manchester City have announced that centre-back Eric Garcia and one other member of staff have tested positive for Covid-19 according to Caught Offside. The news comes just days after another of their defenders, Benjamin Mendy, flaunted health and safety regulations by attending a New Year’s Eve party.

Barcelona continue to keep a close eye on Argentine marksman - Football Espana
Barcelona are said to continue to monitor Martinez closely, with the Argentine recording seven goals and five assists so far this season and apparently open to a move.