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FC Barcelona News: 23 August 2021; Getafe up next, Barça linked with Luuk De Jong

A round-up of the latest Barcelona news and rumors

Levante UD v Sevilla FC - La Liga Santander Photo by Diego Souto/Quality Sport Images/Getty Images

Five names from Athletic v Barça - FC Barcelona
Bilbao was the venue for the second game of the 2021/22 season, and we pick five players whose performances stood out in particular

The week ahead at Barça - FC Barcelona
With a win and a draw in the bag, there is one more game for Ronald Koeman to prepare for before the first international break of the season. Getafe will be at Camp Nou on August 29 at 5.00pm CEST.

Pedri honoured in Tegueste - FC Barcelona
Pedri has been honoured in his hometown of Tegueste, Tenerife, where he is taking a short break, in recognition of his part in Spain’s silver medal winning team at the Tokyo Olympics.

Memphis admits he could not enjoy first competitive Barcelona goal - Football Espana
Memphis Depay says he could not enjoy his first competitive goal for Barcelona. The Dutch forward scored a screamer in Barca’s 1-1 draw with Athletic Club at San Mames on Saturday night. The Blaugrana went behind after Iñigo Martinez’s header following a slew of chances for the home side, but Memphis hammered home a half volley with 15 minutes to go.

Barcelona offered chance to sign de Jong after Sevilla's Mir transfer - Football Espana
Barcelona have reportedly been offered the chance to sign Sevilla frontman Luuk de Jong. Sevilla have strengthened in recent days with the signing of Wolves striker Rafa Mir, who links up with Julen Lopetegui‘s men despite being on the brink of joining Atletico Madrid. Mir joins Youssef En-Nesyri in the Sevilla attack, and it’s likely de Jong is now going to see reduced action.

Ilaix Moriba to swap Spain for Guinea amid Barcelona contract stand-off - Football Espana
Barcelona midfielder Ilaix Moriba has made a big decision amid his contract stand-off with the club. Ilaix has come under heavy criticism amid his resistance over a new contract at Camp Nou. It is widely claimed that the midfielder is not signing a new deal in a bid to hold out for more money, while the 18-year-old himself recently suggested ‘nobody knows the truth’ by way of reposting a quote to his Instagram story.