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Gerard Pique: Barcelona and Spain confirms international retirement

Barcelona’s Spain defender Gerard Pique has confirmed his retirement from international football. The 31-year-old centre-back made 102 appearances for his country between 2009 and 2018, scoring five times. He was part of the Spain team that won their first World Cup in 2010, before adding the 2012 European Championship. His appearances were often greeted with […]

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Barcelona Reveal New Captain

LaLiga champions FC Barcelona have confirmed their new club captain for the 2018/19 season along with their other three captains. Following the departure of Andres Iniesta to Japanese outfit Vissel Kobe, Lionel Messi has been confirmed the first captain, the club confirmed on their website. Messi has had the role of the second captain since […]

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Agent claims Malcom joined Barcelona instead of Roma for ‘revenge’

Roma were snubbed during discussions for Malcom out of “revenge”, claims the Brazilian’s agent, with a €41 million (£36.5m/$48m) deal eventually done with Barcelona. The 21-year-old appeared destined to be heading for Italy when Bordeaux announced that a transfer agreement had been reached with the Serie A side. A remarkable saga took a stunning twist, though, […]

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DONE DEAL: Two Barcelona stars undergo medicals at Premier League club

Barcelona duo Yerry Mina and Andre Gomes are having their Everton medicals as the club prepare to announce three transfer deadline-day signings. Brazilian winger Bernard was pictured having his medical at Pall Mall medical centre on Wednesday night and defender Mina and midfielder Gomes arrived on Thursday. Mina will cost Everton £34million, Gomes joins on […]