“Casemiro To Humble De Jong” – Twitter Reacts As Manchester United Draw Barcelona

By BF Staff | November 7, 2022

Two of the most iconic Champions League clubs are all set to meet in the Europa League, as Manchester United have been drawn against Barcelona in the play-off round. United’s failure to top their Europa League group and Barcelona’s frustrating performance in the Champions League group stage have set up a tie that is bound…

Netherlands' Frenkie de Jong during the warm up.

De Jong Looks Set To Leave Barcelona After Being Left Furious With Situation At The Club

By BF Staff | October 15, 2022

Frenkie de Jong is reportedly furious with his current situation under Xavi and looks set to depart Barcelona. Manchester United were keen to sign the Netherlands international due to the player’s successful past with Erik ten Hag at Ajax. The new United boss wanted to build his side around the versatile midfielder. Both United and…

FC Barcelona's Frenkie de Jong during the warm up before the match.

“Europa League Bound” – Twitter Reacts To Barcelona’s Draw Against Inter

By Vishal | October 13, 2022

Robert Lewandowski’s late brace kept Barcelona’s Champions League hopes alive, but a dramatic 3-3 draw has left their fate in Inter Milan’s hands. Barca, who lost the reverse fixture at San Siro last week, started the game on top, thwarted Inter’s plan to catch them on the counter, and took a deserved lead into the…

General view of the Nou Camp before the match.

Barcelona Interested In Manchester United Star – His Contract Expires Next Summer

By BF Staff | October 1, 2022

Barcelona exceeded all expectations with regards to new arrivals during the summer transfer window. The Catalan outfit’s well documented financial crisis led many to believe that they will have a quiet summer, and rely on academy talents and free transfers to achieve their goals instead. The club’s hierarchy, nevertheless, decided to sell some of their…

Barcelona's Frenkie de Jong celebrates scoring their second goal with Ousmane Dembele, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and teammates.

Barcelona Star “Surprised” By Manchester United Talent

By Vishal | September 20, 2022

Facundo Pellistri is a forgotten man at Old Trafford, but his quality is still appreciated by the Uruguayan national team. In 2020, Manchester United signed Pellistri from Penarol on deadline day after failing to bring in Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund. Since then, the Red Devils have spent big on Sancho and Antony, while the…

Barcelona's Frenkie de Jong celebrates scoring their second goal with Ousmane Dembele, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and teammates.

Man United To Make Late Move For Barcelona Star After Exit Of Their Own Player

By Vishal | August 30, 2022

Man United’s focus has now switched to trimming their squad before the end of the window, as one high-profile exit could allow them to make another signing for Erik ten Hag. The Red Devils have announced an agreement with Ajax for Antony and are also close to securing Martin Dubravka from Newcastle. At the moment,…

Netherlands' Frenkie de Jong applauds fans after the match.

Barcelona Must Sell Frenkie de Jong Within A Week

By Vishal | August 5, 2022

La Liga kick-starts next weekend, but Barcelona are yet to register their new signings. The Catalan outfit have spent more than any other side in Europe during the current transfer window despite their well documented financial mess. Robert Lewandowski, Raphinha, and Jules Kounde are amongst the names that have been presented with much celebration at…

FC Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong controls the ball.

Four Midfielders Erik ten Hag Can Pursue If Man Utd Don’t Get Frenkie de Jong

By Naveen Kelvin | August 2, 2022

Manchester United look to spend big this transfer window. However, it is Barcelona who have surprisingly taken to the top of the spending list, with the Red Devils instead making some smart choices with regard to purchases and sales. In this regard, the looming and even changing transfer saga of Frenkie de Jong is proving…

FC Barcelona's Frenkie de Jong during the warm up before the match.

Xavi’s Treatment of De Jong In Barcelona’s Pre-Season Game Shows He’s Set To Leave

By Naveen Kelvin | July 20, 2022

Barcelona’s pre-season campaign is mired in doubt and uncertainty, especially considering the fact that the club’s finances are forcing the side to drop players all around, even as new signings continue to be made, and to much confusion. However, the financial crisis is not reflected in their style of play, as the Spanish giants battered…

FC Barcelona's Frenkie de Jong during the warm up before the match.

Manchester United Reach ‘Full Agreement’ To Sign Frenkie De Jong

By Naveen Kelvin | July 14, 2022

Frenkie de Jong to Manchester United has been a seemingly never-ending saga. What perhaps makes it even more frustrating for supporters of the Red Devils are the numerous false confirmations that have kept popping up. The bottom-line has always hovered somewhere around Barcelona’s uncertainty and the player’s full wish to not leave Camp Nou. Now,…

Netherlands' Frenkie de Jong applauds fans after the match.

Manchester United Agree €65m Fee For Frenkie De Jong With Barcelona

By Vishal | June 28, 2022

Erik ten Hag looks all set to reunite with Frenkie de Jong, as Manchester United have found a breakthrough in negotiations with Barcelona for the midfielder’s transfer. The two clubs have been in discussions regarding De Jong’s move ever since Ten Hag took over the helm at Old Trafford. Now, they’ve reached an agreement for…

FC Barcelona's Frenkie de Jong during the warm up before the match.

Manchester United Planning To Complete Frenkie De Jong’s Transfer By Thursday

By Vishal | June 26, 2022

Manchester United have made significant progress in their pursuit of Frenkie de Jong in the recent days. The gap in the Barcelona midfielder’s valuation narrowed between the two clubs, with United now close to agreeing a fee in the region of £68m. As per talkSport, the Red Devils are aiming to complete the transfer by…

Netherlands' Matthijs de Ligt and Frenkie de Jong after the match.

Barcelona And Man Utd Looking Forward To ‘Reaching An Agreement’ For De Jong

By Vishal | May 28, 2022

Manchester United are working to seal a move for Frenkie de Jong, as Erik ten Hag prioritises sorting out his side’s midfield issues before moving onto other positions. The former Ajax manager has first hand knowledge of De Jong’s ability to drive forward with the ball and break lines. And he is keen on convincing…

Ten Hag’s First Signing: De Jong’s €80m Transfer To United Almost Complete

By Vishal | May 12, 2022

Manchester United’s summer transfer process is expected to accelerate now that Erik ten Hag has wrapped up the Eredivise title with Ajax. In fact, if reports in Spain are to be believed, United are already very close to giving their new manager his first signing, and that too a massive one. Spanish journalist Gerard Romero…

Barcelona's Frenkie de Jong celebrates scoring their second goal with Ousmane Dembele, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and teammates.

Man United Approach Barcelona Star – Ready To Pay ‘More Than Double’ To Sign Him

By BF Staff | March 24, 2022

Ronald Araujo, Barcelona’s stand-out performer in their 4-0 win over Real Madrid, is drawing interest from Manchester United. Barcelona are keen to extend the contract of their prized asset, but the Catalans are struggling to meet Araujo’s demands. With the 23-year-old’s current deal due to expire in summer 2023, the La Liga giants could be…

Manchester United's Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring their third goal.

Two European Giants Are Interested In Rashford – His ‘Phone Hasn’t Stopped Ringing’

By BF Staff | March 17, 2022

Marcus Rashford’s situation is being monitored by Europe’s biggest clubs amid uncertainty over his future at Manchester United. Ever since it emerged the Englishman was considering his future at Old Trafford his phone hasn’t stopped ringing, as per the Manchester Evening News. Barcelona appear to be first in line, and have already expressed their interest…

Manchester United's Anthony Martial and Paul Pogba.

Martial-De Jong Swap Would Be Ideal Transfer For Both United And Barcelona

By Ashish Sreejith | December 20, 2021

Both Manchester United and Barcelona could come out of the January transfer window as winners if an Anthony Martial-Frenkie de Jong swap deal can be materialised. Ever since the departure of Luis Suarez, the Catalans have missed a strong presence to lead their attack. And now with Lionel Messi gone as well, the need for…

Man Utd forward Anthony Martial celebrates with Marcus Rashford and Edinson Cavani.

Man Utd Star ‘Would Love To Wear’ Barcelona Shirt And Could Leave In January

By BF Staff | November 30, 2021

Edinson Cavani is open to leaving Manchester United for Barcelona in the January transfer window. Barcelona are in a desperate need of a striker, and it’s believed the Uruguayan is on their transfer shortlist to address the ‘lack of goals’ issue in Xavi’s side. Former United forward Memphis Depay is currently the only reliable goal-scorer…

Agent Jorge Mendes.

Man Utd Enquired About Barcelona Star During Cristiano Ronaldo Talks With Jorge Mendes

By Vishal | September 16, 2021

Jorge Mendes was involved in one of the biggest transfers of the summer, facilitating Cristiano Ronaldo’s long-awaited return to Manchester United. Ronaldo’s decision to leave Juventus was made public very late in the window, leaving very few options for the Portuguese superstar to ply his trade. Paris Saint-Germain already signed Lionel Messi, while Chelsea, another…

5 Things That Will Happen If Lionel Messi Joins PSG After Barcelona Exit

By Vishal | August 6, 2021

Lionel Messi has officially left FC Barcelona. The club confirmed his departure late on Thursday, and president Joan Laporta’s press conference on Friday re-affirmed there’s no turning around. La Liga are not budging on their financial rules to keep hold of league’s most attractive asset, leaving no choice but for the Rosario-born talent to leave…

Netherlands’ Donny van de Beek celebrates scoring their first goal with Memphis Depay.

Why Barcelona-bound Memphis Depay failed at Manchester United

By Vishal | June 19, 2021

Four-and-a-half years after his disappointing exit from Manchester United, Memphis Depay is all set for a second chance at the big-stage with Barcelona. Depay, 27, is currently with the Netherlands, but as per Barcelona manager Ronald Koeman, the deal to sign him on a free transfer from Lyon is “almost there”. The dynamic forward has…

Manchester United's Scott McTominay in action with Barcelona's Lionel Messi.

How Messi Reacted When McTominay Asked For His Shirt After CL Match

By Vishal | April 2, 2021

Scott McTominay recollected an amusing interaction between Lionel Messi and Sergio Romero when he requested for the Barcelona superstar’s shirt.  Man United welcomed Barcelona in the first-leg of the Champions League quarter-final at Old Trafford in 2019. The high-profile fixture provided several young United starlets with a chance to share the pitch with the legendary…

Aston Villa's Jack Grealish.

Aston Villa Captain Jack Grealish Is ‘Lionel Messi With A Right Foot’

By Vishal | February 13, 2021

Jack Grealish has been compared to Lionel Messi by Emiliano Martinez. The former Arsenal goalkeeper, who has trained with the likes of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Mesut Ozil in recent times, believes his Aston Villa captain is the ‘most talented player’ he has ever seen. The England international has been in outstanding form this term, playing…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Manchester United's Ashley Young walk on to the pitch.

Barcelona ‘Optimistic’ About Signing Man Utd Youngster In January

By Ashish Sreejith | November 12, 2020

Barcelona are keen on signing Arnau Puigmal from Man Utd. The Red Devils raided the Barca and Real Madrid academies for Alvaro Fernandez and Marc Jurado during the summer in hopes to strengthen their youth side. Though the pair are not close to first-team quality yet, there seems to be a lot of promise. Meanwhile,…

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino during the press conference.

Pochettino Rejected Barcelona – He’s Waiting For Manchester United

By Ashish Sreejith | November 5, 2020

Mauricio Pochettino reportedly rejected an offer from Barcelona last year. The Argentine was relieved of his duties at Tottenham Hotspur following a run of poor performances. The sacking came as a surprise to many as Pochettino had just led his side to their first-ever Champions League final the previous season. Ultimately, Jose Mourinho was hired…

Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele.

How Pogba Convinced Dembele To Agree For Man Utd Transfer

By Ashish Sreejith | October 3, 2020

Ousmane Dembele could be on his way to Manchester United after Paul Pogba took it upon himself to convince him to make the switch. The Red Devils made Jadon Sancho their top priority for this summer but an agreement with Borussia Dortmund has not been reached due to the difference in valuation of the clubs…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Manchester United's Marcos Rojo at half time.

Lionel Messi “More Charmed By” Historic Club Manchester United

By Naveen Kelvin | September 3, 2020

Lionel Messi has taken the football fraternity by storm with his desire to break free from Barcelona this summer. The updates and allegations are arriving on a regular basis, with the La Liga itself having to release a statement to assert certain facts. However, the legality of everything involved aside, if Messi does leave Barca,…

What Greenwood Had To Say About Messi’s Potential Transfer

By Naveen Kelvin | September 2, 2020

Mason Greenwood has opened up about the possibility of having to play against Lionel Messi from next season. The Argentine superstar has taken the transfer market by storm through his alleged attempts to leave Barcelona. At the moment, even though a score of clubs is linked to him, it is Manchester City who are repeatedly…

Wayne Rooney scores against Man City from an overhead kick during their Premier League soccer match.

Wayne Rooney Reacts To Lionel Messi’s Potential Transfer To Man City

By Naveen Kelvin | August 28, 2020

Lionel Messi’s potential exit from Barcelona has got the football world talking. A transfer, if it occurs, would be a momentous one with the shockwaves hitting both domestic and European football. At the moment, it is Manchester City who are touted to be the most likely destination for the Argentine superstar. Other clubs are allegedly…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Manchester United's David de Gea.

Manchester United In Pole Position To Sign Lionel Messi

By Naveen Kelvin | August 25, 2020

Manchester United have allegedly approached Lionel Messi over a summer transfer. Barcelona’s embarrassing end to the season with a heavy 8-2 defeat to eventual Champions League winners Bayern Munich didn’t go down well with the Argentine superstar. Add to that a general level of unease at the club’s hierarchy, a trophyless season, a new manager,…

Fans wave "Estelada" flags, a symbol of Catalonian pro-independence, during a Spanish first division soccer match.

Barcelona Sensation Confirms Manchester United Transfer On Instagram

By Ashish Sreejith | August 19, 2020

Marc Jurado seems to have confirmed his move to Manchester United by himself. The Red Devils are understood to be placed in prime position to sign the La Masia graduate. Jurado already confirmed his departure back in June when he posted a farewell message to Barcelona. The 16-year-old right-back is well rated amongst his peers…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their third goal.

Lionel Messi Wants To Leave Barcelona This Summer

By Naveen Kelvin | August 17, 2020

Lionel Messi may not remain a Barcelona player come summer. The massive 2-8 defeat that the La Liga giants had to face recently against Bayern Munich in the Champions League won’t be an easy one to contain, with manager Quique Setien already expected to lose his job over the ordeal, amidst other reasons. However, Barca…

Twitter Reacts As Bayern Destroy Barcelona 8-2 In Champions League

By Naveen Kelvin | August 15, 2020

Bayern Munich thrashed Barcelona 8-2 in their Champions League quarter-final in Lisbon. Thomas Muller opened the scoring after four minutes, only for Barcelona to equalise following David Alaba’s own goal. However, after that the Bundesliga champions completely took the game away from the La Liga outfit. It was certainly salt on the wounds of the…

Napoli's Kalidou Koulibaly reacts.

Champions League Roundup: Messi & Lewandowski Dominate; Chelsea Handed Worst Ever Aggregate Defeat of 7-1

By Hritwik | August 9, 2020

The remaining two matches of the Champions League Round of 16 competition concluded last night, with the fixtures displaying results the fans expected to see nevertheless. Barcelona finished the match with the scoreline of 3-1 against Napoli in the second leg, leaving the aggregate at 4-2, thus qualifying to the quarter-finals. By contrast, the fixture…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi (C) in action with Manchester United's Nemanja Vidic (R).

Rooney Has Criticised Sir Alex’s Tactics Against Guardiola’s Barcelona

By Hritwik | August 5, 2020

One of the significant fixtures that Sir Alex Ferguson and certainly Manchester United supporters still face trouble forgetting would be the 2011 Champions League final. Pep Guardiola was operating in his prime, leading Barcelona to the celebrated silverware, as they got the better of the Red Devils with a convincing scoreline of 3-1. Moreover, it…

Manchester United's Diogo Dalot in action with Young Boys' Christian Fassnacht.

Barcelona Interested In Summer Move For Diogo Dalot

By Hritwik | July 29, 2020

The prolonged woeful form of Diogo Dalot has persuaded Manchester United to favour offloading the full-back in the upcoming transfer window. With just four appearances for the Mancunians this season, the star has gone down the pecking order considerably. Injuries took out the majority of the youngster’s 2019/20 campaign, consequently being sidelined till January. When…

F.C. Barcelona's new signing Ousmane Dembele shows off club's seal.

Manchester United Identify Dembele As Cheaper Alternative To Sancho

By Ashish Sreejith | July 9, 2020

Ousmane Dembele emerges as a cheaper alternative to Jadon Sancho for Manchester United. The Englishman has had a terrific season so far with 17 goals and 16 assists in Bundesliga. Which strikes a stark contrast with his time at Borussia Dortmund off the pitch lately. It was widely reported that Sancho has experienced internal conflicts…

Mourinho Reveals What He Whispered In Guardiola’s Ear During Barcelona vs Inter

By Naveen Kelvin | May 22, 2020

Jose Mourinho’s managerial antics have been of the precise sort that have added a significant amount of color to the great game. The Europe-wide reigns of the Portuguese maestro have certainly left little to question. Currently the gaffer at Tottenham Hotspur, some of his best professional years came when he was at the helm of…

General view of the Nou Camp before the match.

Manchester United Set To Sign Defender From Barcelona

By Naveen Kelvin | May 8, 2020

Manchester United’s youth recruitment policy has certainly improved considerably under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Under the gaffer, the days of Sir Alex Ferguson’s tenure wherein homegrown talent were promoted extensively appears to have taken place. However, it cannot he denied that big transfer moves are still being relied upon by the Red Devils in order to…

Manchester United's Diogo Dalot in action with Young Boys' Christian Fassnacht.

PSG And Barcelona Interested In Diogo Dalot – Man Utd Ready To Sell For £30m

By Naveen Kelvin | April 24, 2020

Man Utd’s stock as a club has wavered considerably over the years. While their more recent antics appear enroute to slowly regain the formidable place they occupied in European football for decades altogether, much work still remains to be done. One of the hallmarks in achieving this is how they are able to raise the…

Ivan Rakitic attends a training session.

United Looking To Make A Late January Move For Ivan Rakitic

By Hritwik | January 31, 2020

Mainly focusing on midfielders this time, Manchester United were keeping various players under their radar in the hopes of bolstering up the team this month. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes the squad is short on effective midfielders and hence have been displaying an urge to sign a creative player who operates in the centre of the…

Portugal's Bruno Fernandes celebrates with Cristiano Ronaldo after scoring their second goal.

Barcelona Looking To Sign Bruno Fernandes And Send Him Out On Loan

By Naveen Kelvin | January 28, 2020

Manchester United’s plight is about to go from bad to a whole lot more worse. The Red Devils have been under heavy scrutiny the entire winter transfer window for failing to land a single deal despite the problems plaguing their roster. The reinvigorated Bruno Fernandes saga showed much hope to United fans and on multiple…

Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho celebrates after the match with Sergio Busquets.

Man United In Talks With Barcelona Over Potential €25m Transfer

By Hritwik | December 21, 2019

With the winter transfer window over the horizon, Manchester United are showing significant interest in swooping Jean Clair Todibo from Barcelona. The Frenchman has been struggling to receive desirable game time since his advent at Camp Nou. The Catalan club roped in the defender from Toulouse for just €2m in the previous winter. However, according…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their first goal with Arturo Vidal.

Man United In Talks With Agent Of Barcelona Midfielder Arturo Vidal

By Ashish Sreejith | December 1, 2019

Man United have made contact with Arturo Vidal’s camp as they look to reinforce their midfield, reports FCInterNews. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been tinkering in midfield, trying to find the right combination of players. But Fred and Andreas Pereira have so far been proven unreliable, whereas Nemanja Matic seems to have set his mind on…

Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho celebrates scoring their second goal.

Barcelona Target Jadon Sancho Feels ‘Humiliated’ by Borussia Dortmund

By Ashish Sreejith | November 26, 2019

Things turn sour for Jason Sancho at Borussia Dortmund as the player now feels a sense of betrayal after recent incidents. The Englishman followed up with his stunning breakthrough season with 5 goals and 9 assists in 17 appearances this season. Even as a teenager, Sancho has established himself as a starter for a European…

Inter Milan's Lautaro Martinez celebrates scoring their first goal.

Two European Giants Interested In Lautaro Martinez With £96m Release Clause

By Naveen Kelvin | November 2, 2019

The return of Anthony Martial has rejuvenated Man United’s creative efforts up-front. Since his penalty winner against Partizan, United have gone on to score three goals against Norwich City in the Premier League and a further two against Chelsea in the Carabao Cup. This has also done wonders to the form of Marcus Rashford, who…

Barcelona Identify Rashford As Suarez Replacement – Reports

By Naveen Kelvin | October 30, 2019

Manchester United’s scoring woes appeared to have abated for a bit when they won 3-1 against Norwich City on Sunday. However, their penalty curse remained intact as both Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial missed the crucial spot-kicks. Then again, the duo did redeem themselves later on as they linked up to create United’s third goal…

Barcelona’s Ivan Rakitic celebrates scoring their fifth goal.

Man United In Talks With Barca Over Potential £34m Ivan Rakitic Transfer

By Naveen Kelvin | October 14, 2019

Man United must be desperately waiting for the winter transfer window in order to get themselves out of the current slump. Even if the club is able to recover their standings in the Premier League after the host of injury woes cease affecting them, there is no denying that a massive talent gap still exists.…

Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele.

Solskjaer To Target Mandzukic And Dembele In January Transfer Window

By Kunal | September 25, 2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has identified two attacking targets for January. After multiple rounds of negotiations, the Norwegian finally managed to ship off Romelu Lukaku to Inter Milan, that too for a decent transfer fee. However, no replacement was recruited in the Belgian’s stead, and the Mancunians are now facing its consequences. During Sunday’s 2-0 defeat…

What Pique Said About World’s Most Expensive Defender Harry Maguire

By Naveen Kelvin | September 1, 2019

Much has been hyped about Manchester United’s new defensive signing of Harry Maguire. The world-record breaking pricetag attached to the centre-back means that a lot of hope is pinned unto him and expectations are soaring sky-high. The highlight of his time at United so far came when he was named the man-of-the-match in an outstanding…

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