Moussa Wague: From barefoot in Senegal to La Liga in Camp Nou

Moussa Wague: From barefoot in Senegal to La Liga in Camp Nou

As a child, Moussa Wague, played football barefoot in Senegal but defied the odds as he made his first La Liga start at Camp Nou for Bacelona Last Saturday, Barcelona beat Leganes 2-1 at the Estadio de Butarque, in what was a very special match for Barca and Senegal defender Moussa Wague. This was not only … Read more…

Kubo: I deserve the boos from Barcelona fans

Kubo: I deserve the boos from Barcelona fans

The teenager could have re-joined the Catalan side in the summer but instead turned his back on them to move to fierce rivals Real Madrid Takefusa Kubo has admitted that he deserved to be booed by Barcelona fans as his Mallorca side travelled to Camp Nou for a Primera Division fixture on Saturday. Kubo was … Read more…

'Barcelona the perfect place for me' - Rakitic hints at stay despite Juventus & Inter links

‘Barcelona the perfect place for me’ – Rakitic hints at stay despite Juventus & Inter links

After starting his third game in a row in the win over Real Mallorca, the Croatian midfielder said Barcelona is the ideal club for him Ivan Rakitic says Barcelona is “the perfect place” for him after starting his third successive game in the 5-2 win over Real Mallorca on Saturday. The Croatia international, 31, appeared … Read more…

Messi surpasses Ronaldo as Barca star breaks more La Liga records

Messi surpasses Ronaldo as Barca star breaks more La Liga records

Yet another record has fallen into the hands of the brilliant Argentine, who netted three times on Saturday to take his La Liga tally to 12 Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi became the only player to score 10 or more goals in each of the past 14 seasons in Europe’s top-five leagues with a hat-trick against … Read more…

Messi hat-trick a good way to celebrate sixth Ballon d'Or – Valverde

Messi hat-trick a good way to celebrate sixth Ballon d’Or – Valverde

The Argentine was in top form to lead his side to victory just days after claiming a record sixth award Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde said Lionel Messi’s record-breaking hat-trick was a “good way to celebrate the Ballon d’Or”. After claiming his sixth Ballon d’Or earlier in the week, Messi’s treble led La Liga champions … Read more…

'Best goal of my career!' - Suarez savours stunning back-heel strike in Barca rout

‘Best goal of my career!’ – Suarez savours stunning back-heel strike in Barca rout

The Uruguayan got his name on the scoresheet in unbelievable fashion as the Catalans impressed in attack Luis Suarez labelled his stunning back-heel effort for La Liga champions Barcelona as the best goal of his career. Suarez scored a memorable goal as Barca defeated Real Mallorca 5-2 at Camp Nou on Saturday to regain top spot … Read more…