Stories tagged: barcelona
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 11, 2020
The IOC is in talks with three possible bidders to host the Winter Olympics in the future
Wed., Dec. 18, 2019
Barcelona and Real Madrid played out a 0-0 draw for the first time in 17 years on Wednesday in a politically supercharged “clasico” match played amid a large separatist protest …
Sat., May 25, 2019
There was no lifting of a winner’s trophy this time for Lionel Messi.
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018
Former Gonzaga guard Kevin Pangos is on the move and his paycheck is on the rise.
Sun., April 29, 2018
Unbeaten Barcelona added to its domestic dominance by winning the Spanish league title for the third time in the last four seasons on Sunday.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 8, 2018
Philippe Coutinho has officially signed with Barcelona and thanked the club for its patience after the disappointment of the failed negotiations last year. Liverpool rejected repeated bids by Barcelona in …
Sun., Aug. 20, 2017
Wearing shirts honoring victims of the recent attacks in Spain, Barcelona opened its Spanish league season with a comfortable 2-0 win over Real Betis on Sunday.
Tue., April 11, 2017
Paulo Dybala has outshone his more famous compatriot Lionel Messi by scoring two goals to help Juventus beat Barcelona 3-0 in the first leg of their Champions League quarterfinal. The …
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016
A Spanish judge on Monday accepted charges against Neymar for irregularities regarding his transfer to Barcelona, opening the way for a trial involving the Brazilian forward and his parents.
Fri., June 24, 2016
Hey, Neymar, we’ll let you use your hands. The Harlem Globetrotters have “drafted” the Brazilian soccer star in their annual exercise of selecting from a host of world-class athletes and …
Sun., May 22, 2016
Jordi Alba scored seven minutes into extra time and Neymar sealed the victory late to give Barcelona a 2-0 win over Sevilla for its second straight Copa del Rey title …
Sun., June 7, 2015
BERLIN – Barcelona’s mighty attacking trio of Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar won the Champions League on Saturday with a 3-1 victory over Juventus that showed the beauty of …
Thu., Nov. 6, 2014
SOCCER: Lionel Messi scored twice to tie Raul Gonzalez’s career record of 71 Champions League goals, and Barcelona won 2-0 at Ajax on Wednesday night to advance to the tournament’s …
Fri., Aug. 15, 2014
Luis Suarez will train with his Barcelona teammates on Friday after his ban for biting an opponent at the World Cup was softened but not shortened. The Court of Arbitration …
Sat., July 12, 2014
BARCELONA, Spain – Barcelona reached agreement with Liverpool on the transfer of Luis Suarez on Friday, giving the troubled striker a chance to rehabilitate his image when his latest biting …
Fri., Aug. 30, 2013
Barcelona will again face seven-time winner AC Milan in the UEFA Champions League, and Bayern Munich is in a group that includes Manchester City. Thursday’s draw put Barcelona in Group …
Mon., May 30, 2011
Barcelona players rode through the Catalan capital in an open-top bus Sunday, showing off the Champions League trophy they won by beating Manchester United in the final. Thousands of fans …