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Enrique Worried by Barca’s Misfiring Attack

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Barcelona's misfiring forward line left coach Luis Enrique scratching his head again on Saturday as last season's treble winners went down to a 2-1 defeat at Sevilla. The Catalan side's trident attack hit a record 122 goals...

Sevilla hand Barcelona second straight away loss

By Tim Hanlon REUTERS - Champions Barcelona suffered their second defeat in three matches in La Liga on Saturday with Michael Krohn-Dehli scoring and setting up another goal in a 2-1 victory for Sevilla. Denmark international Krohn-Dehli tucked the ball home...
We take a look at some former first-teamers now in the decline phase of their twilight years as a footballer.

10 Football Stars on the Decline

Footballers are condemned to relatively short careers, with the body's inability to keep up with the rigours of playing a full 90 minutes at the highest levels, be it for the club or country. Here we parse through some...

Neymar to miss Brazil qualifiers after rejected appeal

(Reuters) - Brazil’s appeal against Neymar missing their first two South American 2018 World Cup qualifiers this month has been turned down, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Friday. Neymar, banned for four matches at the Copa...

Injury-hit Barcelona will float like a cork: Luis Enrique

By Elena Gyldenkerne BARCELONA (Reuters) - Barcelona may be suffering a mini injury crisis but they are not about to surrender their Spanish league and Cup and Champions League titles without a fight, coach Luis Enrique said on Friday. Barca's Spain...

Sevilla has little time to recover before Barca visit

MADRID (Reuters) - As if losing at last season's Champions League runners-up Juventus on Wednesday was not enough for one week, Sevilla have only two days to regroup before Barcelona, the team that beat the Italians in the final,...

How will Barcelona cope without Messi?

Its been two games since Barcelona’s super star Lionel Messi has been out of action following an injury over the weekend against the  Las Palmas. With Messi expected to be out for 7-8 weeks thanks to his ligament tear, its...

Lionel Messi injury stuns Barcelona

Four-time Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi is expected to be out for up to eight weeks with a tear in the internal collateral ligament, the club confirmed on its website. The Argentine captain suffered the injury just after 10...