Barcelona right to sell Alexis Sanchez to Arsenal to buy Luis Suarez from Liverpool

Alexis Sanchez has managed to score 47 goals and give 34 assists in 141 appearances for Barcelona over the last three years. If we consider the fact that the Catalans have found the net a total of 496 times since the Chilean joined the squad in 2011, it is clear that his overall contribution in that period, while not terrible, is not necessarily impressive either. Continue Reading...

Luis Suarez to Barcelona? Defence must remain priority

Luis Suarez has been in Barcelona's radar for several weeks, even before the regrettable incident occurred. Apparently, the South American forward asked his agent to offer his services to both Real Madrid and Barca, with the latter being the preferred choice based on their traditional attacking philosophy and the fact that, perhaps unknown to most, his wife is a proud Catalan who would welcome a return home with open arms. Continue Reading...

Rakitic to add much needed intensity to Barcelona

Signing the 26-year-old Croatian international for a reported fee of 18 million euros (plus the loan of Barca B youngster Denis Suarez) is certainly a step in the right direction, considering the much needed rebuilding of the Blaugrana squad this summer. Continue Reading...

Spain disaster should cause Barca alarm bells to ring

The embarrassing way in which Spain were heavily defeated by Netherlands in the World Cup can only be interpreted as a reminder that those who fail to evolve with the times are usually left behind. While the current world champions and Barcelona are different organisations, the Blaugrana board should take note of such an alarming result and continue to take difficult, yet crucial decisions ahead of next season. Continue Reading...

Barca: A global phenomenon to be proud of

Barcelona have become a global institution supported by millions of football lovers around the world. The Catalans now reach over 100 million supporters via their various social networks and pride themselves to be the most popular sports team on Earth. Continue Reading...