Barca Blaugranes

Xavi tells Lenglet he’s not part of his Barca plans – report

Clement Lenglet has reportedly become the latest Barcelona player to be told he’s surplus to requirements at the Camp Nou by coach Xavi. The Barca boss has already admitted he’s spoken to Oscar Mingueza, Riqui Puig, Samuel Umtiti and Martin Braithwaite and it seems Lenglet’s also had some bad news. Diario AS are reporting Xavi told Lenglet “he is not part of the plans for next season” and thanked the Frenchman for his professionalism. The imminent arrival of Andreas Christensen …

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FC Barcelona News: 22 May 2022

FC Barcelona Women 1-3 Olympique Lyonnais Féminin: A valiant effort! – FC BarcelonaNo one said it was going to be easy given Olympique Lyonnais Féminin’s pedigree in Europe’s premier women’s football club competition. Lyon came out of the blocks quickly, taking a 0-3 first half lead through Henry, Hegerburg, and Macario, before Alexia got one back before the break. PREVIEW: FC Barcelona v Villarreal – FC BarcelonaThe Camp Nou is the venue on Sunday (at the rearranged time 10.00pm CEST) …

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Barça squad named for Villarreal

The next Barcelona match is upon us! The Blaugrana welcome Villarreal to Camp Nou for the final game of the La Liga season, and Xavi Hernández has called up the following 23 players for Sunday’s clash: Goalkeepers: 1. Marc-André ter Stegen, 13. Neto, 36. Arnau Tenas Defenders: 4. Ronald Araujo, 8. Dani Alves, 15. Clément Lenglet, 18. Jordi Alba, 22. Óscar Mingueza, 23. Samuel Umtiti, 31. Alejandro Balde Midfielders: 5. Sergio Busquets, 6. Riqui Puig, 21. Frenkie De Jong, 30. …

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Barça vs Villarreal: Preview

FC Barcelona (2nd, 73pts) vs Villarreal CF (7th, 56pts) Competition/Round: 2021-22 La Liga, Matchday 38 Barcelona Outs & Doubts: Pedri, Gerard Piqué, Eric García, Nico González, Sergiño Dest, Sergi Roberto (out) Villarreal Outs & Doubts: Gerard Moreno, Alberto Moreno, Juan Foyth (out) Date/Time: Sunday, May 22, 2022, 10pm CET (Barcelona), 9pm BST/WAT (UK & Nigeria), 4pm ET, 1pm PT (USA), 1.30am IST (India, Monday) Venue: Camp Nou, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain Referee: José Luis Munuera Montero VAR: José Luis González González …

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WATCH: Ez Abde scores another stunner for Barcelona B

Ez Abde was in fine form once again for Barcelona B, scoring another eye-catching solo goal for Sergi Barjuan’s side in a win over Castellon on Saturday night. Barcelona B were already 2-0 up, thanks to goals from Matheus Pereira and Alvaro Sanz, when Abde fired home the third just minutes into the second half at the Estadi Johan Cruyff. Abde picked up possession out wide on the left and just inside the visitors’ half. The winger then raced forwards, …

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Kylian Mbappe wants Dembele at PSG – report

Kylian Mbappe’s decision to stay at Paris Saint-Germain and shun a move to Real Madrid has sent shockwaves around the footballing world. The ramifications are already being felt with the rumor mill going into overdrive regarding what it all means for PSG and Europe’s top clubs. Reports are already circulating that Mbappe has told PSG to go and bring him Ousmane Dembele on a free transfer during the summer transfer window. Diario Sport are reporting that signing Dembele was “one …

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Barcelona make first offer for Lewandowski – report

Barcelona have reportedly made their first move for Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski and have offered €32 million for the 33-year-old. The update comes from Bild who reckon that the offer will be turned down because Bayern are holding out for €40m. Over at Sport1 there’s also talk of an offer of “around €30m.” Xavi has made it clear today that Lewandowski is a Barcelona target when he was asked about the rumors at his pre-match press conference. “Yes, he’s …

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Xavi talks Lewandowski, player exits, De Jong and Dembele

Barcelona coach Xavi has faced the press ahead of his team’s final La Liga game of the season on Sunday at home to Villarreal. The manager spoke about Robert Lewandowski, players who will be leaving the club, and opened up on Ousmane Dembele and Frenkie de Jong. Here, for the last time this season, are the best bits: Xavi on Villarreal I’d like to see the team competitive, brave, with good sensation and play a good game. We want to …

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Barça Femení vs Lyon (UWCL Final): LIVE BLOG!

WELCOME TO THE ALLIANZ STADIUM!!! The spectacular home of Juventus in the city of Turin is the site of the 2022 UEFA Women’s Champions League Final between defending champions Barcelona and seven-time winners Lyon, who meet again in the title match after Lyon’s victory in 2019. Barça Femení come into this one looking for back-to-back European titles and some revenge against the most dominant force in women’s football over the last decade. This should be fun, and you’re welcome to …

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