Barcelona is among the best top five clubs in the world despite their shaky form now days. It is a home of exceptional football talents the likes of Xavi, Iniesta and arguably, the Greatest playet of all time, Lionel Messi passed through this club! Also the Catalan club has many fans across the globe who are passionate for the beautiful game, the tiki taka which Barcelona is famous of.
Varied reactions are out trending after pictures went viral of Barcelona removing Lionel Messi's pictures from Camp Nou after the football great finalized his move to French giants Paris St-Germain. Lionel Messi saw his contract with FC Barcelona come to an end in June after it was reported that the La Liga rules had blocked his contract renewal.
There are players who have been lucky in their footballing careers and Gerrard Pique is the most luckiest footballer the world have ever seen. Firstly, Pique was raised from a rich family and ended up being a footballer. He doesn't play football to earn a living but his family was already rich without football.
Football clubs are always in the market buying and selling players.These costs them huge amounts of money and they have had to stick to their budgets for them to make profits.This has made some of the too football clubs in the world to invest in football academies whereby talented youthful players are nurtured,taught how to play the ball and eventually they are integrated into the first team.This saves these clubs huge finances they would have used to buy these players in the transfer market.Some of the most notable football academies in the world which have produced star players include;
Barcelona president Joan Laporta has given the green light for Iliax Modiba to leave the club should a suitable offer arrive. Modiba has been linked to Chelsea and this might be a calling for Chelsea to make the move. Speaking to Spanish media he said that they have offered Modiba the best contract offer that they could based on their current financial situation.
Despite the availability of many African players in the top five European leagues, those from East Africa are very few. Most of the few who play in these much-coveted leagues have begun their careers at home countries before their transfers in Europe. A few years ago, it was joyful for Kenyan football fans as one of their sons, Ronald Bebeto Sichenje was selected to join the La Masia academy of Barcelona. At the time, Sichenje was 17 years of age and was playing for Kakamega High School of Western Kenya, famously
Arsenal fans could be poised for more bad news as star defender Hector Bellerin could reportedly be set for a move back to LaLiga with his former club Barcelona with an agreement said to be already in place. According to reports, Barcelona's presidential candidate and the favourite to win the coming elections, Joan Laporta has made the Gunners' right back his top target and it is reported that a deal has been agreed with the player's representatives. However, the 25 year old will only likely to make the transfer
Mikel Arteta is on Joan Laporta's waiting list for a role in Barcelona.Catalans will soon take official decisions and Laporta is among the best people to be voted out by force in the short term.
Barcelona is expected to present Eric Garcia this coming week. Sources close to the club have confirmed that the usual protocol will be followed and he is expected to undergo a medical checkup on Tuesday if time allows. As for now, the only thing remaining is for Manchester City to give Barcelona the go-ahead to unveil him.
Football is the most celebrated and followed activity in the world. So many young players are playing in the streets across the world and they need to join the best football academies to grow their skills. Some of these football academies include the following: 1. Barcelona La Masia de Can Planes, usually shortened to La Masia, in English: “The Farmhouse”, is the term used for the FC Barcelona’s youth academy. The academy has more than 300 young talents and has a big influence on the success of the club.
As a new age dawns at the Camp Nou, a new star has arisen from La Masia, Nico Gonzalez, who appears ready to play a key part in the coming years. Many consider the 19-year-old defensive midfielder to be Sergio Busquets' replacement, and he will join the first team for pre-season after signing a new contract with Barcelona until 2024.
Barcelona CF have today announced their new number ten. The iconic jersey was previously worn by Argentine and former La Masia academy graduate,Lionel Messi who moved to Parc Des Princess. Messi left Nou Camp for the Ligue 1 top club after a failed contract renewal following Laliga Santander's salary limit.
Lionel Messi has officially left Barcelona FC. In a statement posted on the club's social media outlets, the La Liga giant has expressed regret over the outcome, stating categorically that both parties had reached an agreement to sign a new contract. The club was unable to sign the player due to financial and structural obstacles relating to the Spanish La Liga regulations.
Manchester United are reportedly close to agreeing a deal with Bayern Munich for the transfer of Spanish star midfielder Thiago Alcantara. If the rumours prove to be true then United will have made a statement transfer that will surely elevate their midfield. Although United currently boost a plethora of midfielders in their rank, they cannot claim to have a player in the mould of Thiago. The one who comes close is Nemanja Matic who is above 30 years and does not posses the legs he once did. But what will Thiago
Lionel Messi /Photo Courtesy Lionel Messi is arguably the most talented human being to have touched the football. The diminutive man from Argentina has unceasingly broken records long considered untouchable by common man. But Lionel Messi is no common man and his numbers constantly prove him a class above the rest. Lionel Messi has been a one club man his entire life having come through the famed Barcelona academy La Masia. He really is the epitome of what a good academy can provide to a club. Unlike his rival
Lionel Messi is arguably one of most talented players to have emerged from famous Barcelona academy LA Masia. Since making his senior team debut More than 15 years ago Messi has grown up to be an households name for his club and country breaking records as if they were made for him. However, his tenure at the club he has represented since his childhood age seems to be coming to an end in a Bizzare manner rather than happy as he would have expected. This summer was one of the most darkest for Messi who sought
Ansu Fati is among the most promising footballers in Europe. He is 17yr old kid from the La Masia academy of Barcelona. Which has been producing fewer footballers compared to a decade ago. He is a versatile player who can play in both wings and striker position. He bust into the scene last season by becoming the youngest Barcelona player to score a goal in La liga. Many people view him the next superstar after Messi. Because of these Barcelona want to secure him by giving him a new contract. Most weird reports
Most famous football clubs in the world have their own academies. The academies as another source of nurturing talents capable of being promoted to the club's senior squad. Most young players get lucky to be promoted to their club's senior squad. However,some are released as soon as they attain a certain age.
Arsenal are braced for a busy summer window according to the Athletic who report Mikel Arteta and Edu Gaspar have already identified potential additions to their squad.
Marc Cucurella Saseta was born in July 22,1998 in Alella, Barcelona, Catalonia.He is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for Fc Barcelona B as a left back.Before Marc joining RCD Espanyol's Youth team in 2006,he started playing for Futsal in FS Alella. Barcelona were once famed for promoting from within their own academy, but as Cucurella tells it, that no longer the case.The 21 years old left back and winger, currently on loan at Getafe, talk about his time in La Masia in worse terms than even discarded