Tag: Barcelona

Barcelona sack coach Valverde, appoint Setien till June 2022

Abdul Jimoh- January 14, 2020

Barcelona has sacked coach Ernesto Valverde and named former Real Betis coach Quique Setien as his replacement, the club said in a statement on Monday. ... Read More

How Nigerian striker saved Barcelona from defeat in Spanish league

Abdul Jimoh- October 14, 2019

Super Falcons striker Asisat Oshoala scored the winner for Barcelona ladies in Sunday’s 1-0 victory over Sporting de Huelva in Spanish Primera Iberdrola game. The ... Read More

Ronaldo Goes Philosophical as Messi Wins FIFA Best Player Award

Henry Solomon- September 24, 2019

Cristiano Ronaldo, conspicuously-absent from the FIFA Best Awards at the La Scala Opera house in Milan, on Tuesday took to Instagram to express his feelings ... Read More

Barca vs Liverpool: Nigerian Singer Kcee Loses N1m Bet

Abdul Jimoh- May 8, 2019

Nigerian singer Kingsley Chinweike, popularly known as Kcee, has lost a whopping amount of N1 million after betting over who will win the Barcelona versus ... Read More

Messi Back In Argentina Squad For First Time Since World Cup

Abdul Jimoh- March 8, 2019

Argentina captain Lionel Messi is back in the national squad for the first time since 2018 World Cup in Russia. Messi will play in at ... Read More

Morata double keeps up Atletico Madrid’s Barca chase

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 4, 2019

Atletico Madrid kept up their pursuit of La Liga leaders FC Barcelona with an Alvaro Morata double in a 2-0 win at Real Sociedad on ... Read More

Messi collects record 5th Golden Shoe

admin- December 18, 2018

Lionel Messi now wins record 5th Golden shoeLionel Messi Lionel Messi collected a record fifth Golden Shoe award on Tuesday for finishing last season as ... Read More

Uruguay Makes Case For Defence Despite Attacking Riches

Abdul Jimoh- June 26, 2018

With an attack spearheaded by Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani, Uruguay were expected to thrill at the World Cup. But yet after three straight clean ... Read More

D’banj Signs Mega Deal With Dugout UK

Abdul Jimoh- December 7, 2017

  Nigerian’s music super star and entrepreneur, Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo a.ka. D’banj, has signed a mega deal with Dugout in UK, to enable football fans ... Read More

Messi Extends Contract With Barcelona to 2021

Henry Solomon- November 25, 2017

Lionel Messi has signed a new contract with Spanish club side FC Barcelona until 2021, the Liga leaders confirmed on Saturday. This ended speculation that ... Read More

Hundreds Of Thousands March In Barcelona To Say ‘No’ To Independence

Abdul Jimoh- October 9, 2017

Hundreds of thousands of people marched in Barcelona on Sunday to protest Catalonia’s secession from Spain, in the largest show of strength to date by ... Read More

Barcelona President Acknowledges Possibility Of La Liga Exit

Henry Solomon- October 3, 2017

Barcelona President, Josep Maria Bartomeu has confirmed the possibility of the Catalan club exiting the Spanish league should the region gain independence from Spain. The ... Read More

Real Madrid Suffers First Defeat At Home In The 2017/2018 La Liga Season

Henry Solomon- September 21, 2017

European and Spain's La Liga Champions, Real Madrid loss at home 1-0 to Real Betis for the first time in the 2017/2018 La Liga season. ... Read More

Moroccan Authorities Arrest Barcelona Attackers’ Suspected Supplier – source

Abdul Jimoh- August 30, 2017

Moroccan authorities have arrested a man suspected of supplying gas canisters to a jihadist cell that carried out a double attack in Catalonia on Aug. ... Read More

Authorities Say Citizens Of 24 Countries Among Dead, Injured In Barcelona Attack

Abdul Jimoh- August 18, 2017

Citizens from at least 24 countries have been injured or killed in the van attack in the Las Ramblas area of Barcelona and the coastal ... Read More

Neymar signs five-year deal to complete world record PSG move

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 4, 2017

Neymar completed his record-shattering transfer from Barcelona to Paris St Germain (PSG) on Thursday, signing a five-year deal with the French club after they triggered ... Read More

Neymar Wants To Leave, PSG Wants Him and Buyout Clause of $260m In-Between

Tanimu- August 2, 2017

This morning Brazilian forward and Barcelona striker Neymar had a meeting with the management of Barcelona FC, in the said meeting his agent and father ... Read More

FC Barcelona Wins Copa Del Rey in Luis Enrique’s Last Game

Suleiman Idris- May 28, 2017

  Lionel Messi was inspired as FC Barcelona beat Alaves 3-1 on Saturday to secure the Copa del Rey for the third year running and ... Read More

Barca Knocked Out of Champions League For The Second Straight Time

Henry Solomon- April 20, 2017

Juventus produced an exceptional defensive performance to reach the semi-finals of the Champions League after stopping Barcelona from scoring at the Nou Camp. Trailing 3-0 ... Read More

Bayern vs Madrid In #UCLDraw Quarter Finals Fixtures

Tanimu- March 17, 2017

The race to the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff is on with the just concluded draw of the Union of European Football Association (UEFA) Champions League ... Read More