Lenglet handed one-game ban

He will miss Wednesday’s trip to Leganes Barcelona defender Clement Lenglet has been hit with a one-game ban for his red card against Girona on Sunday. The Spanish champions appealed his sending off, but it’s proved to be unsuccessful as the Competition Committee have suspended him for one game. The decision means he will miss…

How will Barca line up against Leganes?

The champions head to Butarque on Wednesday Barcelona are back in action on Wednesday night, as they head to Butarque to take on La Liga’s bottom side Leganes. Mauricio Pellegrino’s men have yet to win in the league this season and have lost their last three games in a row. Let’s have a look at…

FC Barcelona News: 25 September 2018

Seven different LaLiga goalscorers this season | FC BarcelonaFC Barcelona have been enjoying a spectacular start to the 2018/19 season, especially in front of goal. With a pair of strikes in the 2-2 draw against Girona this past Sunday, Ernesto Valverde’s side now have 16 goals after just five matchdays -more than any other side…

Who did Messi vote for in FIFA’s The Best award?

FIFA held their glitzy The Best Awards on Monday night, although there were two significant absentees as neither Lionel Messi nor Cristiano Ronaldo turned up. Luka Modric was crowned the best player in the world, beating Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah to the prize. As we all know, Messi bizarrely didn’t even make the top three.…

Tactical breakdown of Barca 2-2 Girona

An in-depth look at Sunday’s match In their first La Liga home game in three weeks, Barcelona squared off with Girona. After four games this season, Girona have been one of the most impressive teams in La Liga with seven points from four games including wins against both Villarreal and Celta Vigo. Even though they…