Lionel Messi has played at the highest level for more than two decades now with the better part of his career being spent representing the Catalans. He has been Barcelona's captain since Andreas Iniesta retired till Barca's financial crisis forced him to leave. His departure was emotional having known Barca as his home in his entire career.
Barcelona vs Valencia Goals define this fixture, with 25 in the last six meetings, and this won’t be welcome news for the crisis-hit hosts who are – by their usual exceptional standards – struggling to convert at present. Across all competitions, Ronald Koeman’s flailing, Messi-less team have failed to score in four of their last six games and the last time this happened was all the way back in 2008.
Lionel Messi had been Barcelona's king for over a decade but his departure to Paris Saint Germain meant someone else had to take over.After almost two months of waiting,his Argentina teammate and Barcelona new signing Sergio Aguero has ascended to the throne.After being away for two months due to injury,Aguero made his Barcelona debut yesterday during a friendly game against Cornella.The Argentine did not disappoint as he opened his scoring charts for the Catalan giants with a brilliant winning goal.Not only was Aguero on the scoresheet but he also gave a man of the match performance.He made 3 key successful dribbles,two big chances created,1 interception and 4 successful passes.This kind of performance after two months away just shows he will get better with regular plays in the coming weeks.Barcelona have just found the perfect Messi replacement in Aguero that will help them get back to their good old self.Aguero's reign as king has began and it is definitely far from over.
Luis Suarez scored a goal against his former club Barcelona when Diego Simeone side thrashed Barca with a 2-0 win after Thomas Lemar scored the first. Barcelona let Suarez go last summer in a way that the Luis and many other supporters didn't appreciate given that he had worked and played for the club in a decent way.
Catalan giants Barcelona and Real Madrid have been the kings of Spanish football for over 20 years now.Their reigns were at the peak during the Christiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi era but after they left,they have been dethroned.Atletico Madrid have ascended to the throne and are now reigning supreme.After their two goal win over the weekend against Barcelona courtesy of a Luis Suarez goal and assist,they are now top of the table with 17 points.Real drop to position two after suffering their first La Liga loss of the season to Espanyol.This is also their second successive loss after Wednesday's shocking defeat to Sheriff in their champions league group stage encounter.Barcelona on the other hand are far down on the table after a five winless run and unlikely to come back on top.Atletico's reign has just began and being the defending league champions,they are far from over and are only getting started.
Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola is known to be a staunch supporter of the Spanish giants Barcelona. He has severally pointed out his former employers mistakes in running the club which has seen the club experience financial crisis. These financial crisis led to the release of their legend and priced asset in Lionel Messi to Paris Saint Germain on a free transfer on the deadline days of the summer transfer window.
Atletico Madrid Vs Barcelona. Simeone will be desperately hoping Joao Felix or Antoinne Griezmann break their duck in this marquee clash. As for Barca, any result will be welcomed right now and not just to keep the doom-and-gloom merchants at bay. A defeat would distance them further from the title reckoning and have them scrambling around in mid-table.
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PSG star Lionel Messi is furious with reports that he didn't have another option rather than joining the French club after his era at Bercelona came to an end. The former Barca icon says he had other many offers the time he left the Spanish club as a free agent.
Ever since Lionel Messi left Catalan giants Barcelona,they have been performing poorly game in game out.Despite the fact that they have only won two games out of the possible five this season,they can still redeem themselves with the return of these world class players.Number one is their 19 year old teenage sensation Ansu Fati who has been out for a year with an injury.He has been considered Messi's successor for long and this is the time to prove everyone right.Second is France forward Ousmane Dembele who got injured during the European championship tournament in June.His speed and power will be key in bringing goals to Barca again.Last but not least is new signing Sergio Aguero who has not yet played any game for them.The fact that he is one of the best strikers in the world today is proof he will be of great help in salvaging Barcelona from its woes.
Some teams don't need future. They are already the future. Barcelona reached its future with Frank Rijkaard. Barcelona has a very sound youth set up that should be a continuity to feed the senior team. Players like Iniesta graduated from the youth to senior team.
Barcelona fans have received shocking news from UEFA. UEFA has claimed that Barca have no short on target in the Champions League ever since Argentinian captain Lionel Messi left the club. This makes Barca to be the only club without a shot on target this season, according to UEFA.
The World Cup-winning Barca legend Andres Iniesta believes Xavi should be one of the favourites to replace Ronald Koeman, should he be sacked by the LaLiga giants. Current Barcelona president Joan Laporta is a huge admirer of Xavi and openly campaigned against Ronald Koeman, saying he would hire the former player.
Record breaker Barcelona's Gavi becomes the youngest player to play for Spain senior team Gavi in action for Spain Aged 17 years and 62 days , Pablo Martín Páez Gavira famously known as Gavi on 6th of October 2021 became the youngest player to ever represent his nation. He was
A 3-0 win over Levante at the weekend was a boost for Ronald Koeman, but it’s only staved off the mounting pressure. The Catalans are struggling and Benfica are a side who can cause them problems this week. The hosts are top of Liga Nos after seven games and things are looking good for them so far.
Catalan giants Barcelona have been one of the best teams in the world for the past ten years all because of Lionel Messi.They were wrong incase they thought that things would still be okay after selling their starman Messi this summer.Their first champions league game without him yesterday against Bayern Munich saw them lose terribly.Just like last season,Bayern dominated winning by three goals to zero.The absence of Messi was felt by Barcelona throughout the match as they failed to record a single shot on target.Barcelona struggled the entire match and were lucky not to concede more.This is not only happening in the champions league but also in their league games.They have so far managed only 7 points in their first four games and it is unlikely they will win a trophy this year.After being in top for so long,the Catalan giants are now crumbling down and with no Messi,the fall is inevitable.
Hello, friends welcome to today's article. kindly hit the follow button so that you get notified whenever I publish a new article. 1- Barcelona vs Granada. Barca’s defense last season wasn’t exactly mighty, even though they scored a very healthy 2.31 goals per home La Liga match they conceded 1.04 per game.
Gavi in action for Spain Aged 17 years and 62 days , Pablo Martín Páez Gavira famously known as Gavi on 6th of October 2021 became the youngest player to ever represent his nation. He was He was named in the starting 11 of Spain that faced Italy in the uefa nations league semifinals on 6th October 2021 at Sansiro.
Ronald koeman's Barca sacking could happen earlier than we could imagine as per the latest reports. Below are some of the favorites to replace out of favor koeman at camp nou Xavi Hernandez The 41 year old is apparently the best positioned candidate to take over from ronald koeman.
Barcelona financial crisis forced their greatest ever player to leave the club. It was not his wish to depart his childhood club but Messi was left with no choice but to part ways. Some fans blamed him for the financial situation at the Catalan but the condition is worsening with him gone.