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FC Barcelona News: 26 April 2021; Barça beat Villarreal, Barça Women draw at PSG

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A round-up of the latest Barcelona news and rumors

Paris Saint Germain v FC Barcelona - UEFA Champions League, Women semi final Photo by Matthieu Mirville/Icon Sport via Getty Images

Villarreal 1-2 FC Barcelona: Keeping the pressure on - FC Barcelona
A first-half double from Antoine Griezmann was enough for Barça to earn all three points against a dogged Villarreal side who took the lead through Samu Chukwueze

Seven from La Masia in the second half - FC Barcelona
Seven is the magic number. That is how many players from the Barça youth system were out on the field in the second half of the 2-1 win away at Villarreal in La Liga. Leo Messi, Gerard Piqué, Sergio, Jordi Alba, Sergi Roberto playing in his 300th game for Barça, Óscar Mingueza and Ilaix Moriba were all out there on the field together.

Sergi Roberto, 300 games for Barça - FC Barcelona
This Sunday, in the 2-1 away win at Villarreal, Sergi Roberto reached 300 games as a Barça player. His debut came on November 10, 2010 in a Copa del Rey match against Ceuta (5-1), though he didn't earn a regular first-team slot until summer 2013 when Tata Martino was coach.

Antoine Griezmann: La Liga title chances are in our own hands - Football Espana
Ronald Koeman’s side piled the pressure on rivals Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid with a 2-1 win over Villarreal this weekend, with French striker Griezmann netting twice at the Estadio de la Ceramica.

Ronald Koeman on Villarreal win: "It's a big step towards the title" - Football Espana
Barcelona secured a 2-1 comeback victory over Villarreal at La Ceramica in La Liga on Sunday afternoon. The result means that the Blaugrana move level on points with Real Madrid with a game in hand, four points clear of Sevilla with the same number of games played and just two points behind Atletico Madrid, who play Athletic Bilbao tonight.

Barcelona Femeni draw 1-1 with Paris Saint-Germain in Women's Champions League semi-final first leg - Football Espana
Barcelona Femeni drew 1-1 with Paris Saint-Germain in the first leg of the Women’s Champions League semi-final this afternoon at the Stade Municipal Georges Lefevre in Paris. Jennifer Hermoso put the Blaugrana into a 13th minute lead only for Alana Cook to get the hosts back on level terms in the 21st minute.