Cristiano Ronaldo Reveals A Big Difference Between Him And Lionel Messi

By Naveen Kelvin | August 14, 2019

Numerous hours of debates and lines upon lines of internet commentary has been devoted to trying to establish who between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi is the best player in the world. The Greatest of All Time debate has grown ever stronger as both superstars continue to deliver impeccable performances despite their ages. While on…

Barcelona Eyeing A Shock Move For Matteo Darmian

By Kunal | July 31, 2019

Barcelona are considering making a shock move for Matteo Darmian. Darmian has been on the fringes of the Manchester United squad for quite some time now. He has been consistently linked with a return to Italy in the previous transfer windows, but a move has failed to materialise each time. Now, new reports emerging from…

France player Samuel Umtiti.

Man United ‘Very Interested’ In Samuel Umtiti – Ready To Submit €50m Bid

By Kunal | July 31, 2019

Manchester United have expressed interest in Samuel Umtiti. Multiple sources have lately hinted that the Red Devils are on the verge of sealing the deal for Leicester City star Harry Maguire. Despite those claims, emerging reports from France suggest that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and co. are pondering over making a move for Barcelona centre-back Samuel…

Barcelona's Ivan Rakitic celebrates scoring their fifth goal.

Man Utd Make A ‘Really Serious Approach’ To Secure Ivan Rakitic Deal

By Kunal | June 30, 2019

Manchester United have resumed their pursuit of Ivan Rakitic. The Croatia international was linked with a summer switch to the Old Trafford club until a few weeks ago, but the reports eventually fizzled out. But now, brand new updates emerging from Spain have indicated that the Red Devils have reignited their interest in the Barcelona…

Sweden's Victor Lindelof gestures.

Barcelona Interested In Victor Lindelof After Failed De Ligt Pursuit

By Kunal | June 28, 2019

Barcelona have expressed an interest in signing Victor Lindelof. The Catalan giants are said to be on the lookout for new central defensive reinforcements, after having missed out on the signing of Matthijs De Ligt. Barca were said to be leading the race for the Ajax captain’s services, but the Dutchman now appears set to…

Barcelona’s Samuel Umtiti in action.

Man United In Talks With Barcelona Over Potential Samuel Umtiti Transfer

By Naveen Kelvin | June 28, 2019

Defensive pursuits have been a frustrating point for Manchester United so far. The centre-back they have long sought after has still not arrived. A host of big players have been pursued by the Red Devils but almost all of them have ended in disappointment. Most recently, it has been Harry Maguire who appears to be…

Barcelona's Ivan Rakitic celebrates scoring their fifth goal.

Ernesto Valverde Agrees To Sell Ivan Rakitic

By Naveen Kelvin | June 14, 2019

Manchester United this transfer window seemed to have learned from the mistakes they made in the past. If not that, then the handicap of not having Champions League football may have forced them to alter their plans. This is why the side is being linked heavily with young talents rather than expensive established players, with…

Ajax's Matthijs de Ligt celebrates scoring their first goal.

De Ligt Advised To Choose Man Utd Over Barcelona By People Close To Him

By Kunal | June 12, 2019

Matthijs De Ligt has been advised to join Manchester United. The Ajax captain is currently the most sought-after defender in the transfer market, with a summer departure from the Eredivisie outfit imminent. He has been linked with a host of powerhouses from all across the continent, but Barcelona and Manchester United have been leading this…

England's Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring their second goal.

Barcelona Have Opened Talks With Man United Over Marcus Rashford Transfer

By Kunal | June 8, 2019

Barcelona have opened talks with Marcus Rashford over a potential summer switch. Rashford equaled his best return in terms of goals this season since making his debut in 2016, as he bagged 13 goals in 47 appearances for the Red Devils. The 21-year-old also displaced Romelu Lukaku as the new first-choice striker under Ole Gunnar…

De Ligt Urged To Join Man City By Two Former Ajax Managers

By Kunal | June 3, 2019

Two former Ajax managers have urged Matthijs De Ligt to join Manchester City. Speculation surrounding the future of De Ligt has dominated the transfer window so far, with a host of European juggernauts said to be interested in securing his services. Barcelona have been dubbed as the frontrunners in this race, although Manchester United have…

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

Matthijs De Ligt To Reveal His Next Club In The ‘Coming Days’

By Kunal | June 1, 2019

Matthijs De Ligt will inform Manchester United of his decision in the coming days. Despite the fact that sources close to the Red Devils have informed the club that De Ligt has already agreed a move to Barcelona, United remain hopeful of pulling off this deal. Previous reports have already indicated that the Netherlands international…

Man Utd manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with Barcelona's Lionel Messi.

Man United Pushing Hard For Signing Of Barcelona Star

By Naveen Kelvin | May 31, 2019

Manchester United’s defensive woes, at the time of writing this article, are still quite prominent. The early sagas in this transfer window have linked the Red Devils with several defensive names, but apart from speculation, nothing solid has surfaced yet. The de Ligt saga is clearly an exception but even with regard to the 19-year-old,…

Barcelona's Ivan Rakitic celebrates scoring their fifth goal.

Manchester United In “Pole Position” To Sign Ivan Rakitic

By Kunal | May 20, 2019

Manchester United are in desperate need to sign some midfield reinforcements ahead of the new season. Ander Herrera has already parted ways with the club on a free transfer, and Paul Pogba is expected to complete a big-money move to Real Madrid as well. The Red Devils currently face a shortage of players in the…

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

Manchester United Want Barcelona Goalkeeper To Replace David De Gea

By Naveen Kelvin | May 18, 2019

Amongst Manchester United’s general falls from grace over the course of the past two months, what has continued to surprise the most is how poorly David De Gea has been performing in front of the club’s goal. This season saw the Spaniard concede an embarrassing 54 goals in the Premier League, a figure that isn’t…

Manchester United's Angel Gomes in action with Crystal Palace's Joel Ward.

Barcelona Interested In Wonderkid Angel Gomes

By Kunal | May 15, 2019

Barcelona are said to be monitoring Manchester United starlet Angel Gomes. Despite having made his senior debut for the Red Devils back in May 2017, Gomes is yet to start a competitive first-team game for the club. The England youth international has made just four senior appearances for the Mancunians so far – all from…

Manchester United's Juan Mata applauds fans after the match.

‘Everything Agreed’ – Juan Mata To Join European Giants In Summer

By Kunal | May 7, 2019

Juan Mata is prioritising a summer move to Barcelona. The playmaker’s current contract with Manchester United is all set to expire at the end of the ongoing campaign, following which he will be a free agent. Reports indicate that the Red Devils did offer him a one-year extension, but the Spanish international wanted a deal…

Rio Ferdinand’s Reaction To Messi’s Stunning Freekick Against Liverpool

By BF Staff | May 2, 2019

Liverpool have a mountain to climb at Anfield following their 3-0 loss against Barcelona in the first leg of Champions League semi-finals. Luis Suarez netted the opener in the first-half against his former club, while Lionel Messi struck twice in the second half. The Argentine’s second goal was his 600th career goal, as he curled…

Lionel Messi Destroyed Virgil Van Dijk During Barcelona Vs Liverpool

By Rajdeep Saha | May 2, 2019

Ahead of the highly anticipated UEFA Champions League first leg semi-final clash between Barcelona and Liverpool at the Camp Nou, the focus revolved around Lionel Messi and Virgil van Dijk. On one hand, we had the best player in the world in the form of Messi. Opposing him was Premier League PFA Player of the…

Manchester United's Juan Mata celebrates scoring their first goal with Paul Pogba.

Juan Mata Will Have To Take A Pay Cut To Join Barcelona

By Naveen Kelvin | May 1, 2019

The first time Manchester United broke their club-transfer record post-Sir Alex Ferguson was during signing Juan Mata from Chelsea for £37 million. The Spaniard was expected to be a season-changing winter signing for manager David Moyes, who had already begun hearing the warning bells. Moyes didn’t last long after that, but Mata survived and even…

England’s Marcus Rashford in action with Netherlands' Matthijs de Ligt.

Huge Blow For Barcelona: Matthijs de Ligt’s Agent Mino Raiola Prefers Other Clubs

By BF Staff | May 1, 2019

Top clubs are interested in signing the Ajax captain, who is regarded as one of the best young central defenders in Europe. Barcelona are considered strong favourites to sign Matthijs de Ligt, as the 19-year-old is believed to prefer a move to Camp Nou, following in the footsteps of his teammate Frenkie de Jong. However,…

Manchester United's David de Gea looks dejected.

Ter Stegen Reveals What He Said To De Gea After The Full-Time Whistle

By Kunal | April 19, 2019

Manchester United suffered an embarrassing 3-0 defeat at the hands of Barcelona at Camp Nou, with David De Gea being one of the central figures during the second leg quarterfinal match-up. The Spanish international conceded an easy goal – one which a player of his calibre should have kept out with his eyes closed –…

Manchester United's Paul Pogba after the match.

WATCH: Pogba’s Stunned Reaction To Messi’s Opener Against Manchester United

By Kunal | April 18, 2019

Barcelona managed to successfully thump Manchester United 3-0 on Tuesday night, effectively sealing a place in the semi-finals of the Champions League with a 4-0 aggregate win. Lionel Messi was the star of the show at Camp Nou, as he bagged two goals within the opening 20 minutes to hand his side a massive advantage…

Man Utd manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with Barcelona's Lionel Messi.

Barcelona 3-0 Manchester United: 5 Things We Learned

By Naveen Kelvin | April 17, 2019

Manchester United were a team in shambles, as Barcelona thoroughly decimated them with a 3-0 win at the Camp Nou in the quarter-finals of the Champions League. Luke Shaw’s Old Trafford own-goal was added onto by a Lionel Messi brace, which was followed by a brilliant Philippe Coutinho goal to lead Barca into the semi-finals,…

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

Player Ratings: Barcelona 3-0 Manchester United

By Naveen Kelvin | April 17, 2019

Manchester United were thoroughly battered at the Camp Nou as Barcelona emerged victorious with a 3-0 win, a Lionel Messi brace and a Philippe Coutinho beauty winning them the tie. Let us have a look at how the Red Devils fared on the night David De Gea – 3.5 Exceptionally poor from the Spaniard who…

Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho celebrates scoring their third goal.

Coutinho To Reject Man United Move After Being Booed At Old Trafford

By Kunal | April 16, 2019

Philippe Coutinho has failed to live up to the mighty expectations since making his big-money move from Liverpool to Barcelona. The Brazilian international is yet to establish himself as a first-choice forward in Ernesto Valverde’s lineup. However, even his recent performances indicate that he is a long way off from realistically achieving that target. Multiple…

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde.

Valverde Talks About Man United’s “Special” Threat Ahead Of The Second Leg

By Kunal | April 16, 2019

Ernesto Valverde has admitted that he is wary of Manchester United’s ability to score late goals. The Red Devils are set to visit Camp Nou for the second leg of their Champions League quarterfinal, with the first leg ending 1-0 in Barcelona‘s favour. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men will need to score at least twice to…

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

Potential Lineups: Barcelona vs Manchester United

By Naveen Kelvin | April 16, 2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be seeking to climb a mountain twice as his Manchester United visit Camp Nou to try and make a dent in the 1-0 away goal advantage that Barcelona have notched in their quarter-finals clash. The Champions League loves to see these two teams clash and now let us have a look…

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

Smalling Reveals What Messi Said To Him About The Bloodied Nose

By Kunal | April 13, 2019

During the build-up to Manchester United‘s quarter-final clash against Barcelona, Chris Smalling grabbed all the headlines when he stated that he was very much up for the challenge of facing off against Lionel Messi. While numerous followers of the game labeled him as unrealistic and over-confident, the Englishman proved his worth during the 1-0 defeat…

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

How Lukaku’s Mother Reacted Upon Meeting Messi

By Naveen Kelvin | April 13, 2019

Football is a game that often houses wholesome moments. Despite the recent trend pointing to scandalous incidents and moments that defied sportsmanship on and off the field, the heartwarming sights always pop up during games, regardless of the intensity of the match at hand. A player like Lionel Messi has always attracted eyeballs, regardless of…

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

Mourinho Names The ‘Mad Dog’ That Caused Barcelona Problems At Old Trafford

By Rajdeep Saha | April 12, 2019

Scott McTominay produced a brilliant display in midfield for Manchester United against Barcelona in the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals first leg tie at Old Trafford. The 22-year-old created a lot of problems, and deserves all the plaudits. Despite United’s 1-0 loss, the youngster was one of the positive factors for the Old Trafford unit. McTominay…

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

Solskjaer Reveals What He Said To Messi After The Full-Time Whistle

By Kunal | April 12, 2019

Barcelona finally managed to bag a victory at Old Trafford this Wednesday night, as they beat Manchester United 1-0 in the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final. The sole goal arrived early in the game, after Luke Shaw accidentally deflected a Luis Suarez header into the back of his own net. The Catalan giants…

Barcelona's Luis Suarez in action with Manchester United's Chris Smalling.

Smalling Comments On Messi’s Bloodied Nose

By Naveen Kelvin | April 11, 2019

Manchester United were defeated 1-0 by Barcelona during the first-leg of their quarter-final Champions League tie at Old Trafford. A Luke Shaw own-goal was the only thing that separated the two sides, and it was the sort of loss that flatters the winning team. Barca weren’t the threat they normally are in Europe, with the…

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

What Man United Fans Are Saying About McTominay’s Performance vs Barcelona

By Kunal | April 11, 2019

Despite facing a 1-0 defeat on the night, Manchester United were far from poor against Barcelona in the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final tie. The visitors bagged an early goal after Luke Shaw deflected a Luis Suarez header into his own net, but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men fought back expertly, keeping the Catalans…

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

Manchester United 0-1 Barcelona: 5 Things We Learned

By Naveen Kelvin | April 11, 2019

Manchester United’s tryst with Barcelona continued at Old Trafford on Wednesday in the Champions League, as the Spanish side emerged victorious with a 1-0 scoreline courtesy of a Luke Shaw own goal. The game wasn’t the Barca walkover that most pundits had predicted. Quite to the contrary, the erstwhile confident and well-passing side was brilliant…

8 Players That Played For Both Barcelona And Manchester United

By Kunal | April 10, 2019

Barcelona and Manchester United are all set to meet in what will be an exciting clash of the heavyweights in the quarter-final stage of the UEFA Champions League this season. Both teams boast of world-class superstars who will undoubtedly put up an impeccable show whilst trying their best to lead their sides to the penultimate…

Man Utd manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with Chris Smalling during the press conference.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Knows Gerard Pique’s Weakness

By Naveen Kelvin | April 10, 2019

Manchester United take on Barcelona in the quarter-finals of the Champions League, with the first-leg set to be played out at Old Trafford. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men are the clear underdogs, despite the unprecedented nature of their win over PSG in the Round of 16. The La Liga giants will be a formidable opponents to…

Manchester United's Marcos Rojo and Barcelona's Lionel Messi after the game.

How Man United Players Reacted After Finding Out About Barcelona Draw

By Naveen Kelvin | April 10, 2019

Manchester United’s Champions League journey this season has been a host of ups and downs. Their assigned group was greeted with a mixture of apprehension and hope, with the Juventus games best highlighting their woes and strengths. Nevertheless, upon being drawn to PSG in the Round of 16, more than one supporter considered it the…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi poses with his Ballon d'Or trophy next to his teammates Andres Iniesta (L) and Xavi Hernandez.

Xavi Names The Three Manchester United Players That Can Hurt Barcelona

By Kunal | April 10, 2019

Xavi has revealed the area where Manchester United can truly hurt Barcelona. The Catalan giants are set to visit Old Trafford for the first leg of the UCL quarter-finals on Wednesday night, and many consider the away side to be the clear favourite to win the tie and proceed to the next round. While Barcelona…

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

Potential Lineups: Manchester United vs Barcelona

By Naveen Kelvin | April 10, 2019

It’s Manchester United vs Barcelona, and Old Trafford will bear witness to the quarter-final clash. These two sides have featured in some of Europe’s most dramatic games, and the goals have always been plenty. Lionel Messi is the man to be stopped if Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and company wish to go into the second leg…

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

Barcelona vs Manchester United 2011 CL Final Starting XI: Where Are They Now?

By Kunal | April 9, 2019

Manchester United and Barcelona are set to collide once again on the grandest stage, as the two European juggernauts have been drawn against each other in an exciting Champions League quarter-final match-up. The last time these two teams met in a competitive fixture was in the 2011 UCL final, wherein Pep Guardiola’s Catalan giants emerged…

Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo in action with Manchester United's Victor Lindelof and Chris Smalling.

Chris Smalling’s Reaction On Facing Leo Messi In The UCL Quarter-Finals

By Kunal | April 9, 2019

Chris Smalling has had his say on facing Barcelona on Wednesday night. Alongside Victor Lindelof, Smalling has established himself as the first-choice central defender under new manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. The Englishman is also expected to start in the upcoming midweek Champions League encounter, as Manchester United prepare to host the mighty Barcelona in an…

Man Utd manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with Chris Smalling during the press conference.

What Solskjaer Said About Lionel Messi Ahead Of The Barcelona Clash

By Kunal | April 9, 2019

Manchester United are all set to host Barcelona in a mouth-watering Champions League clash at Old Trafford on Wednesday night. While an enormous task for the Red Devils, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men have already shown what they are capable of by knocking PSG out of the competition, and they will be eager to pull off…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their first goal.

Throwback: Sir Alex Ferguson’s Tactic To Stop Leo Messi

By Kunal | April 9, 2019

Sir Alex Ferguson is unarguably one of the greatest managers the game of football has ever witnessed. He built several incredible rosters during his 26-year stint at Manchester United, transforming the club into a major European force. Not many teams have managed to best Sir Alex’s Red Devils on multiple occasions. However, one team that…

Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho celebrates scoring their third goal.

Coutinho Eager To Knock Man United Out Of The UCL For ‘Personal Satisfaction’

By Kunal | April 9, 2019

Philippe Coutinho has admitted that knocking Manchester United out of the UCL will give him ‘double personal satisfaction’. The Brazilian international secured a sensational switch to Barcelona in January 2018, after having spent five-and-a-half seasons at Premier League outfit Liverpool. During his time in England, the playmaker played a vital role in many of Reds’ important…

Manchester United's Paul Pogba celebrates after the match.

Barcelona President Reveals Why Barcelona Failed To Sign Paul Pogba

By Kunal | April 9, 2019

In the summer of 2016, a host of powerhouses from all across Europe were eager to prize Paul Pogba away from Serie A giants Juventus. However, Manchester United were the ones to eventually come out on top, re-signing the Frenchman for a mammoth fee of £89 million and breaking the world transfer record in the…

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde during the press conference.

What Barcelona Manager Said About United Ahead Of Champions League Clash

By Kunal | April 8, 2019

Ernesto Valverde has admitted that he is wary of facing a ‘powerful’ Manchester United side. The Red Devils are set to collide against Barcelona in the quarterfinals of the Champions League, with the first leg of the classic encounter set to be played at Old Trafford come Wednesday night. While the Catalan giants, who currently…

Barcelona's Ivan Rakitic celebrates scoring their fifth goal.

What Ivan Rakitic Said About Solskjaer’s United Ahead Of Champions League Quarter-Finals

By Kunal | April 6, 2019

Ivan Rakitic has heaped praise on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Manchester United side. The Red Devils are all set to take on Barcelona in the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League, with the first leg to be played at Old Trafford on Wednesday night. While the La Liga giants seem to be the clear favourites to…

Manchester United's Juan Mata celebrates scoring their first goal.

One Of Europe’s Biggest Clubs Trying To Sign Juan Mata

By Kunal | April 1, 2019

Barcelona intend to sign Juan Mata on a free transfer this summer. The Spaniard is on the verge of becoming a free agent, as his current contract with Manchester United shall expire at the end of the ongoing campaign. The Mancunians are keen to offer the 30-year-old a new one-year deal – a decision that…

Barcelona's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring their first goal.

Barcelona Eye Manchester United Star As Suarez Replacement

By Kunal | March 30, 2019

Barcelona have set their sights on Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford. Star striker Luis Suarez hasn’t been performing as per his usual standards for the Catalan giants. The 32-year-old has been on the scoresheet less frequently this term, and age seems to be catching up with the Uruguayan international. The former Liverpool superstar has scored…

Barcelona's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring their first goal.

Barcelona Star Philippe Coutinho Available For €80m

By Naveen Kelvin | March 22, 2019

The financial side of football has always been somewhat of a paradox. In some cases, overhyped young talents command enormous transfer fees, while certain players excel in their fields and remain content with sub-par wage packages. While hype and numbers alone would paint a picture of an expensive player to be an exceptional one, it…

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