At the start of his first stint as president, Laporta chose the equally inexperienced Frank Rijkaard as his first coach, and brought in Ronaldinho, Samuel Eto'o and Deco to team up with in-house talents Carles Puyol and Xavi
Lionel Messi Barcelona contract: The Spanish daily said it had access to the document Messi signed with the Catalan club in 2017, which included fixed incomes and variables that could reach nearly 138 million euros (USD 167 m
Messi, coming off a two-game suspension for hitting an opponent during the Spanish Super Cup final, scored an equalizer in the 69th minute and led the buildup to Frenkie de Jong's 80th-minute winner that put Barcelona into th
Valladolid vs Barcelona: Lionel Messi, who helped Barcelona win 3-0 at Valladolid, had equaled Pele's all-time scoring tally on Saturday. His 643rd career goal for Barcelona since his 2004 debut matched Pele's tally for Santo
Barcelona agreed a "long-term" contract extension with American sportswear giants Nike today, which will reportedly see the Catalan club surpass Manchester United with the most lucrative kit-sponsorship deal in the world.
The winner of the La Liga football title will be known by 6:50 p.m. local time on Saturday when the final whistle blows on the two games which will decide whether FC Barcelona will retain their crown or if Real Madrid will pu
A red hot Luis Suarez scored four goals and contributed three assists as Barcelona's stuttering La Liga title charge sparked back to life with a spectacular 8-0 thrashing of Deportivo La Coruna on Wednesday.
Once unbeatable Barcelona is wondering where it all went wrong. The team that only a few weeks ago celebrated a streak of 39 games without a loss is now lamenting elimination from Europe's most important club competition.
FC Barcelona are planning to keep Neymar in their ranks until the end of his career, the Catalan football club's president Jose Bartomeu has said. Bartomeu confirmed the club would meet with the Brazilian at the end of the se
Real Madrid vs Barcelona in 'Clasico': Second-half goals from Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo helped Real Madrid come back from a goal down to beat FC Barcelona 2-1 in a Clasico La Liga derby match here at the Camp Nou st
Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid: Defender Diego Godin will be fit for Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final first leg at Barcelona despite being ruled out of Saturday's La Liga game against Real Betis with a thigh injury, Atl
Real Madrid vs Barcelona: Zinedine Zidane, who like his opposite number Luis Enrique played in the 'Clasico' many times, is preparing for his first clash with Barcelona as Real coach and his team, who have won their last five
Champions FC Barcelona's coach Luis Enrique valued his side's draw to face Atletico Madrid in the quarter-finals of the Champions League. The tie sees the Spanish league leaders take on the side that is second in the table an
Barcelona vs Arsenal Champions League: Barcelona's dynamic attacking trio of Neymar, Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi were too strong for Arsenal as all three scored in a 3-1 victory on Wednesday that sent the Spanish side into t
Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo hit the headlines in the wake of his side's 1-0 home defeat to local rivals Atletico Madrid with post-match comments in which he appeared to criticise some of his companions. Ronaldo miss
The dominance over Real Madrid by Atletico Madrid has been further extended with a 1-0 derby win on Saturday that leaves the Bernabeu team virtually out of the Liga title race. France striker Antoine Griezmann scored the only
Barcelona vs Celta Vigo: Luis Suarez completed a hat-trick thanks to a cheeky Lionel Messi assist from the penalty spot as Barcelona crushed Celta Vigo 6-1 to restore their three-point cushion over Atletico Madrid at the top
Barcelona vs Celta Vigo: Lionel Messi passed up the chance to net his 300th La Liga goal and instead put a hat-trick on a plate for team mate Luis Suarez with an outrageous penalty routine that evoked memories of Barcelona gr