Barcelona FC

June 21, 2022
June 21, 2022

Former Barcelona star avoids prison after admitting 4 million dollar tax fraud

Former Cameroon striker Samuel Eto'o was handed a 22-month suspended prison sentence by a Spanish court on Monday after admitting tax fraud of 3.8 million euros ($4.00 million) while he was playing for Barcelona.

May 11, 2022
May 11, 2022

Aubameyang's brace overshadowed by Araujo injury

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice as Barcelona tightened their grip on second place in La Liga on Tuesday with a 3-1 win at home to Celta Vigo.

August 11, 2018
August 11, 2018

Messi named Barcelona captain

Lionel Messi has been confirmed as the new Barcelona captain, replacing departed club icon Andres Iniesta in the role.

April 5, 2018
April 5, 2018

Barca ease past self-destructing Roma

Barcelona capitalise on two disastrous own goals by AS Roma to thrash the Italian side 4-1 at the Nou Camp on Wednesday.

May 30, 2017
May 30, 2017

Barca name Valverde as coach

Barcelona name former Athletic Bilbao coach Ernesto Valverde as the successor to Luis Enrique and he will take charge of the La Liga runners-up on a two-year contract with the option of a third.

May 28, 2017
May 28, 2017

Messi leads Barca to third King's Cup win in a row

Lionel Messi and Neymar show their pedigree as Barcelona outclass a determined Alaves side 3-1 to win the King's Cup for a third successive year, allowing coach Luis Enrique to leave the club on a high.

May 25, 2017
May 25, 2017

Barca 'fully support' Messi after fraud sentence

La Liga club Barcelona express their support for Argentine striker Lionel Messi and his father after the Spanish Supreme Court upheld their prison sentences over tax fraud charges, although neither are expected to go to jail.

May 23, 2017
May 23, 2017

Former Barcelona president Rosell arrested

Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell is under arrest following a money laundering investigation related to image rights of the Brazilian national football team.

May 22, 2017
May 22, 2017

Valverde to take over Barcelona?

Spanish media outlet El Correo reported on Sunday that Athletic Bilbao manager Ernesto Valverde has agreed to succeed Luis Enrique at Barcelona next season.

April 24, 2017
April 24, 2017

Messi sets another record with 15th Clasico goal in La Liga

The records continue to tumble for Lionel Messi, with the Barcelona star now the leading goalscorer in El Clasico in La Liga after equalising against Real Madrid.