Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their second goal.

Lionel Messi’s Brilliant Reply To Whether He Can Do It On A ‘Cold Night In Stoke’

By Shawn Ivan D'souza | November 19, 2018

Pitches in Rosario prepared Lionel Messi to adjust to any condition in the world, claims the legend himself. Lionel Messi is undoubtedly one of the greatest players in the history of the game. The Argentine International has been excellent in front of goal since making his debut for Barcelona 15 years ago. The 31-year-old forward…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi reacts.

How Messi Reacted When Pogba Said Kante “Stopped Him”

By Naveen Kelvin | November 18, 2018

Being cheeky isn’t a trait that footballers save for the pitch. If anything, their social media and off-the-field presence often brings out all the wit there is, and the banter certainly seems endless at times. Of course, it is the interaction shared by superstars of the great game that is savored the most, and perhaps…

France's Paul Pogba in action with Argentina's Lionel Messi.

This Is What Pogba And Messi Talked About In Dubai

By Rajdeep Saha | November 17, 2018

Amidst the ongoing international break, Paul Pogba recently caught up with Lionel Messi in Dubai. Pogba, who missed Manchester United‘s derby encounter against City last weekend, was left out of Les Bleus squad, as Didier Deschamps didn’t want to risk the midfielder. That saw Pogba use his holiday time in Dubai. It was during this…

Nominees for the UEFA Men's Player of the Year award, Lionel Messi, Gianluigi Buffon and Cristiano Ronaldo.

Ronaldo Names His Five Picks To Win The Ballon d’Or – Ignores Messi

By Rajdeep Saha | November 1, 2018

The race for the Ballon d’Or is intensifying, and once again, the focus will be on talismen Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. But this time, another player is likely to challenge the duo, with that being Real Madrid superstar Luka Modric. Both CR7 and Messi are looking for their sixth Ballon d’Or crowns. In the 30-man…

Barcelona's Gerard Pique talks with Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos at the end of the match.

How Gerard Pique Reacted To Barcelona Fans’ Abusive Chants Towards Sergio Ramos

By Naveen Kelvin | October 29, 2018

Sergio Ramos is a player that is hard to love; if you aren’t a Real Madrid fan, that is. The Spanish centre-back is one of the best in the world in his spot, but that brilliance comes with an attitude and a hot head that isn’t appreciated much. As of such, when El Clasicos come…

Major Throwback: What Happened In The Last Sans Messi-Ronaldo El Clasico

By Vikram Gupta | October 28, 2018

The biggest rivalry in club football is now just a week away, as the whole world will watch Barcelona welcome their arch-rivals Real Madrid to the Camp Nou next weekend. This fixture has proven to be one of the most fiercely contested in football in recent times, with talent and passion being present in the…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their fourth goal.

The REAL Reason Why Pogba Won’t Move To Barcelona

By Naveen Kelvin | October 13, 2018

Few players manage to rustle up headlines as Paul Pogba does. The Frenchman has been at the heart of multi-faceted speculation over the course of the past few months, and rumours have been rife about him being unhappy at Manchester United. At the heart of most of these tales is the insistent report that Barcelona…

Cristiano Ronaldo (L) celebrates with Wayne Rooney after scoring during their Champions League soccer match.

Rooney Explains The Big Difference Between Messi And Ronaldo

By Naveen Kelvin | October 11, 2018

The undying question of who among Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo is the best in the world has been addressed countless times, throughout their impressive careers till date and across the line of fans, players, and managers. However, this year seems to be showing signs of a slowdown in that peculiar trend, with both giants…

7 Things That Will Happen If Lionel Messi Joins The Premier League

By Naveen Kelvin | October 8, 2018

Lionel Messi’s UCL brace against Tottenham brought his total tally against English clubs to 22 goals and 6 assists in 28 appearances, that too against the top clubs of the Premier League that made the cut into the elite competition. This scintillating trend does beg the question of exactly how the Argentine superstar would fare…

Manchester United's Luke Shaw celebrates scoring their second goal with team mates.

Manchester United Star To Snub Barcelona Move

By Naveen Kelvin | September 28, 2018

Change is never an easy thing to handle, particularly so for football players. While the modern version of the game promotes moving about the globe and shifting to those clubs where one has both a lucrative deal and a pleasing game-time, it’s not always an ideal choice. As of such, it is common to see…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi reacts.

WATCH: Messi’s Shocking Reaction At Full-Time Following 2-2 Draw With Girona

By Vikram Gupta | September 24, 2018

When you think Lionel Messi, you typically think goals, dribbles, trophies, and the GOAT. However, this weekend, the world was witness to a slightly different sight of the Argentine international. Messi’s Barcelona were in action against Girona, and seemed to be cruising to a regulation win in La Liga after he had given them the…

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi reacts.

Leo Messi Wants This Manchester United Star To Join Barcelona

By Naveen Kelvin | September 12, 2018

Some players are bigger than the clubs they play at, and often it is their wishes that take center-stage. While Barcelona have boasted of a brilliant tenure with Lionel Messi, a recent claim brings a lot into question. As has been the trend with Barcelona for the past months, the name that they have been…

Manchester United's Paul Pogba.

What Paul Pogba Just Said About Barcelona Transfer Rumours

By Naveen Kelvin | September 10, 2018

Despite the transfer window being long closed, rumors of departures have a tendency to remain persistent when the players involved are huge and commercially valuable. As of recent, it is the saga of Paul Pogba that has been fodder for the media, with speculation after speculation being piled onto the possibility of the Frenchman departing…

Neymar, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta, Luka Modric, Toni Kroos, Dani Alves, Sergio Ramos, Leonardo Bonucci, Marcelo and Gianluigi Buffon are selected in the FIFA FIFPro World 11 during the awards.

5 Reasons Why Lionel Messi Should Be In The Best FIFA Player Award Shortlist

By Naveen Kelvin | September 5, 2018

When FIFA announced their shortlist for the Best Player, there was a surprising omission in the form of Lionel Messi. The Argentine superstar didn’t make it to the three-man shortlist composing of Cristiano Ronaldo, Mo Salah, and Luka Modric. This is the first time since 2006 that the player hasn’t made it in the list…

Nominees for the UEFA Men's Player of the Year award, Lionel Messi, Gianluigi Buffon and Cristiano Ronaldo.

What Messi Said About Ronaldo After Juventus Transfer

By Rajdeep Saha | September 4, 2018

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are two of the greatest players in the history of football, and the duo ruled the last decade to win everything that club football had to offer. The legendary players not only kept shattering records in La Liga, but also graced Europe with their prowess for Barcelona and Real Madrid…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their third goal.

Everyone Is Talking About What Happened Between Messi And Suarez In Club’s 8-2 Win

By Rajdeep Saha | September 3, 2018

Barcelona romped past minnows Huesca in a 10-goal affair, wherein Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez both scored twice in an 8-2 win on the night. Huesca took an early lead through Watford loanee Cucho Hernandez in the third minute itself, but Messi levelled with a shot off the post. The Argentine skipper, who also hit…

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi reacts.

EXPLAINED: Why Lionel Messi Refused To Sign A Female Fan’s Shirt

By Naveen Kelvin | August 31, 2018

Lionel Messi almost always seems to find himself in the news, usually by merit of his brilliance. With Cristiano Ronaldo now having departed from La Liga, his superiority in Spain is unquestioned and unchallenged, and he remains amongst the best to have graced the great game. However, he recently made it in the news for…

What Pique Had To Say About Pogba’s Potential Transfer To Barcelona

By Naveen Kelvin | August 29, 2018

Paul Pogba to Barcelona was a linkup that proved to be the offspring of the oft-quoted mismatch between the Frenchman and Jose Mourinho at Manchester United. While a victorious World Cup with France led many to believe that the 25-year-old midfielder would have a brilliant season with the Mancunian giants, their first two games haven’t…

Paul Pogba walks off as he is substituted for Marouane Fellaini after sustaining an injury.

Major Sources In Spain Provide Updates On Pogba’s Potential Barcelona Transfer

By Naveen Kelvin | August 8, 2018

Paul Pogba to Barcelona seems to have injected some unexpected drama into the final days of this transfer window. While most fans will be flabbergasted trying to understand why Manchester United would part ways with Paul Pogba for a second time, the sheer volume of reports coming in on the topic are reason enough to…

BT Sport's pundit and former footballer Rio Ferdinand.

Rio Ferdinand Reacts To Paul Pogba Potential Switch To Barcelona

By Sarthak Sharma | August 7, 2018

Paul Pogba may have led his country to an epic World Cup triumph not too long ago, but the Frenchman is certainly unsettled at his current club Manchester United. The 25-year-old has been linked with a few clubs already in this transfer window, and while Juventus were serious contenders, it appears as if another big…

Manchester United's Paul Pogba celebrates.

Barcelona Are Offering These Two Players For Paul Pogba

By Rajdeep Saha | August 7, 2018

Paul Pogba has been a regular speculative figure in the transfer window this summer, after being linked with moves to Juventus and Barcelona. With Juventus cooling their interest, Barca were the club that remained keen throughout, as per reports. They signed Arturo Vidal last week, but have still been linked with the Manchester United midfielder.…

7 Things That Will Happen If Pogba Joins Barcelona

By BF Staff | August 7, 2018

Paul Pogba, in a surprising turn of events, now seems quite likely to depart Manchester United before deadline day. As things stand, it is Barcelona that are the prominent suitors for the Frenchman’s signature. Here’s what will occur if he leaves for the Catalan giants [Video]:  

Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola before the match.

Manchester Clubs Refused To Make A Move For Arturo Vidal Earlier This Summer

By Shawn Ivan D'souza | August 5, 2018

Manchester United and Manchester City turned down the opportunity to sign Arturo Vidal due to age and injury concerns. The Mancunian clubs have been heavy spenders over the past seasons. Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho have focused on improving their midfield by spending heavily. Pogba, Bernardo Silva and Gundogan have been some of biggest arrivals in…

FC Barcelona's new coach Ernesto Valverde.

Bayern Munich Star Has A Verbal Agreement With Barcelona

By Shawn Ivan D'souza | August 3, 2018

Arturo Vidal could be on his way to Barcelona this summer after reaching a verbal agreement with the Spanish giants. Barcelona have been undergoing a transition since Andres Iniesta decided to call time on his La Liga career at the end of last season. The Spanish maestro joined the club in 1996 and made 674…

Colombia's Yerry Mina (R) and Chile's Jean Beausejour compete for the ball.

Yerry Mina Gives Huge Hint On Instagram Regarding Man United Move

By Naveen Kelvin | July 31, 2018

Social media adds an aspect to the transfer market in particular and the football world in general that has become a brand new source of excitement and speculation. While news outlets usually keep a close eye on the activity of particular targets during the window, these days, the individual activity on their numerous social media…

Barcelona’s Possible Starting XI For 2018-19

By Naveen Kelvin | July 25, 2018

Barcelona seem eager to take charge of Europe in the upcoming season. Their eye in the transfer window seems sharp after the arrival of Clément Lenglet for €36 million, Arthur for €40 million, and now, a more recent steal of Brazilian Malcom from the arms of Roma. All in all, a strong intent seems to be…

Girondins Bordeaux' Malcom reacts during the match against PSG's.

How Barcelona Hijacked The Malcom Deal In Just 24 Hours

By Naveen Kelvin | July 24, 2018

The business side of football is increasingly acquiring a similar brand of electric excitement that the all-too-familiar antics on the pitch evoke. While it was initially deadline day drama that set the stage, more often than not, last minute changes, via hijacking and unexpected swoops, have also become increasingly common. As a result, clubs often…

Manchester United's Paul Pogba receives instructions from manager Jose Mourinho.

Jose Mourinho Will Allow Paul Pogba To Join Barcelona On One Condition

By Shawn Ivan D'souza | July 22, 2018

Jose Mourinho wants Ivan Rakitic in return if Barcelona wish to land Paul Pogba this summer. Manchester United have been pretty busy this summer. Jose Mourinho wants to ensure that his squad is capable of putting up a strong fight for the Premier League and the Champions League next season. The Red Devils have been…

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde during training.

Barcelona Bid In Excess Of £55m For Chelsea Star

By Sarthak Sharma | July 22, 2018

Barcelona are intent on reinforcing their midfield, and in particular, the right side of midfield this summer, and have identified Chelsea‘s Willian to fulfill their desire. After two failed bids rumoured to be in the region of £50m, the Catalan giants are now bidding over £55m for the winger, according to Sky Sports News. The Brazilian performed…

France's Paul Pogba celebrates with the trophy after winning the World Cup.

Mino Raiola Offers Paul Pogba’s Services To European Giants

By Naveen Kelvin | July 17, 2018

Paul Pogba has had a phenomenal World Cup, aiding France in attaining the biggest title of them all. His goal was a crucial aspect in the 4-2 scoreline against Croatia going France’s way in the finals. This was an additive to a brilliant tournament wherein the Manchester United midfielder functioned as a crucial cog in…

Romelu Lukaku in action with Sevilla’s Clement Lenglet.

OFFICIAL: Barcelona Sign Clement Lenglet For £31m

By Sarthak Sharma | July 12, 2018

Barcelona have confirmed the signing of rugged central defender Clement Lenglet from Sevilla in a deal that is said to be around £31m. The Frenchman is widely tipped to be one of the next big things in world football after a sensational outing with the Spanish club in recent times. The center-half made a total of…

General view of the Nou Camp before the match.

Brazilian Ace Quits Barcelona After Just A Single Season At The Club

By Rajdeep Saha | July 10, 2018

Paulinho’s stint at Barcelona has come to an end after just one season at the club. The former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder had joined the Catalan giants in 2017, but is now going back to the Chinese Super League. Paulinho, who made a serious impact for Barca in the 2017-18 season, is heading out on loan…

Man United And Barcelona Linked With A Potential Swap Deal Involving French Stars

By Sarthak Sharma | July 10, 2018

Manchester United are no strangers to extraordinary transfer swap deals. The club was involved in a high-profile swap just a few months ago, when Alexis Sanchez came to Old Trafford from Arsenal, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan going the other way. The deal was an eye-opener for many, but with Sanchez seemingly disappointing in his first few…

Brazil's Neymar looks dejected after missing a chance to score REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins.

PSG Ready To Break Neymar World Record Fee To Sign One More Superstar

By Sarthak Sharma | July 9, 2018

Amid speculation of a possible transfer to Real Madrid for star striker Neymar, Paris Saint-Germain look all set to smash the record transfer fee for a player by bidding £239m for Barcelona winger Philippe Coutinho. Reports from Mundo Deportivo suggest that PSG have made the bid to Coutinho’s agent Kia Joorabchian, and they hope that by…

General view of the shirt of Spain’s Isco.

Spanish Superstar Quits International Football After Russia Defeat

By Rajdeep Saha | July 2, 2018

Spain legend Andres Iniesta has decided to bid farewell to international football after seeing his side get knocked out of the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2018. The legendary midfielder came on as a second-half substitute in the 67th minute, but could not help his side beat Russia in the round of 16 encounter. The hosts…

Jose Mourinho with Chelsea's Willian, Eden Hazard and team mates at the end of the match.

Barcelona Submit A £50m Bid For Chelsea Superstar

By Shawn Ivan D'souza | June 30, 2018

Barcelona made a £50 million bid in an attempt to beat United for Chelsea’s Willian this week. Willian has been Jose Mourinho’s top target since he arrived in Manchester back in 2016. The Portuguese gaffer was the one who introduced the Brazilian to the Premier League, and believes that he could be the one to bring…

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde during training.

Barcelona Join The Race For Sergej Milinkovic-Savic

By Naveen Kelvin | June 27, 2018

Despite being a team that is at the heart of renewed success, Barcelona have been relatively quiet on the transfer radar this summer. The former purchase and departure of Neymar, followed by the smart moves of the likes of Suarez, Dembele, and Rakitic are now deals and sagas of the past, and followers certainly seem…

Argentina's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their first goal.

What Lionel Messi Said After Argentina’s Win Over Nigeria

By Rajdeep Saha | June 27, 2018

There was another intense drama in St Petersburg and Argentina survived a scare to end as 2-1 winners against Nigeria in their final Group D game in the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2018. Argentina, who needed a victory to ensure likely qualification, were almost heading out before Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo scored a brilliant…

Manchester United's Juan Mata celebrates with teammates after scoring their third goal.

Barcelona To Make A Shock Move For Manchester United Fan-Favourite

By Sarthak Sharma | June 24, 2018

Manchester United are making most of the news in this summer transfer window, with the side desperate to compete with arch-rivals Manchester City in order to regain the Premier League crown. Since Jose Mourinho has taken over, there has been significant progress in this regard, but much work is still to be done, and the…

Paul Pogba celebrates after the match.

Manchester United Willing To Swap Paul Pogba With Barcelona Superstar

By Sarthak Sharma | June 23, 2018

Paul Pogba may be widely considered as one of the most gifted young midfielders in world football today, but rumours of his unhappiness at Manchester United have been rampant for quite a while now, and it isn’t surprising that some of Europe’s biggest clubs are taking notice. It all began this past season, when Pogba was…

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi reacts.

Lionel Messi Wants High-Profile Stars At Barcelona

By Sarthak Sharma | June 22, 2018

Barcelona have been riding high for the past decade or so, on the back of the brilliance of one man supported by the class and skill of a midfield the likes of which we may never see again. But things are starting to change around Catalonia now, and all may not be necessarily rosy around…

Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring their first goal.

CONFIRMED: Griezmann FINALLY Reveals Where His Future Lies

By Naveen Kelvin | June 15, 2018

The future of players in the modern game is more a flurry of business deals coming to fruition, and one is left to wonder how much control players may have over their destination, a feat often left to be bartered and negotiated on a table hosting agents and representatives. In view of this, it is…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi prepares to take a free kick.

Luis Suarez Worried That His Barcelona Teammate Could Join English Side

By Rajdeep Saha | June 14, 2018

Luis Suarez is reportedly concerned about one of his Barcelona teammates leaving the club this summer. As per reports, Premier League giants Manchester United have made contact with La Liga champions over a potential deal for midfielder Ivan Rakitic. The 30-year-old has been a vital cog in the Barcelona side for quite some time now.…

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah celebrates with the Golden Boot after the match.

Mohamed Salah Inches Closer To Move To Surprise European Club

By BF Staff | June 7, 2018

Liverpool are bracing themselves for a Mohamed Salah exit, as Barcelona have come calling yet again. The Catalan giants, who have prized the likes of Luis Suarez, and more recently Philippe Coutinho from Anfield, are now plotting yet another stunning move for a Kop star. As per reports, 44-goal hero Mohamed Salah is close to securing…

Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring their first goal.

Why Man Utd Are Closer To Landing Griezmann Than Barcelona

By BF Staff | June 7, 2018

Manchester United’s longest transfer saga of the previous summer is back to haunt them. The Red Devils were desperately scouting for a striker after Zlatan Ibrahimovic left the club at the end of the 2016/17 season. Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann was reportedly at the top of their wishlist, but the French international decided to…

Barcelona's Samuel Umtiti celebrates scoring their second goal.

Samuel Umtiti Will Leave Barcelona Only On One Condition

By Naveen Kelvin | May 30, 2018

Samuel Umtiti has perhaps been the name most touted to join Manchester United this summer. The Frenchman has had constant links of an exit, with his unhappiness at Barca not giving him a bumper renewal being cited as the reason behind a probable departure. Add to the fact that he has a release clause of…

Barcelona's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring their first goal.

Premier League Giants Eager To Sign Key Barcelona Player

By Naveen Kelvin | May 29, 2018

Manchester United have been hunting for an apt left-back for far too long. Luke Shaw’s departure seems imminent, and Ashley Young, despite his brilliance, is simply not a long-term assurance nor a specialist in the left-back position. As of such, numerous stars have been linked with a transfer to Old Trafford, and the most recent…

Barcelona's Samuel Umtiti celebrates their second goal.

Before World Cup? Samuel Umtiti Gives Update On His Barca Future

By BF Staff | May 26, 2018

Samuel Umtiti seems to have added fire to stories that he is close to a move to Manchester United. Jose Mourinho, who has now purchased two centre-backs in the last two summer transfer windows, used neither for the FA Cup final, which shows that he is still in need of a defender who can be…

NO BARCA: Antoine Griezmann Takes Huge Transfer Decision

By Rajdeep Saha | May 23, 2018

There could be good news waiting for Atletico Madrid fans, as reports claim that talisman Antoine Griezmann is reportedly set to stay at the club and snub Barcelona in the process. Reports have been doing the rounds since quite some time that the Frenchman is set to join the newly crowned La Liga champions and…

Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann scores their second goal.

Antoine Griezmann Agrees Massive Five-Year Deal

By BF Staff | May 21, 2018

La Liga winners Barcelona are easily one of the strongest squads in Europe at the moment, but their early exit from Champions League will make Ernesto Valverde a bit nervous for next season. Therefore, the manager is already planning for ways to improve the squad, with his team being linked with some of the finest…

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