Barcelona sign benfica full-back nelson semedo

Barcelona have announced the signing of Portuguese right-back Nelson Semedo from Benfica, pending a clinical on Friday. A preliminary €30 million fee + €5 million in bonuses was enough to clinch an offer for that 23-year-old, who's considered as Barca’s lengthy-term solution at right-back. Nelson Semedo has six caps for that Portuguese national team, earning …

Arda turan bags three as barca bury gladbach

With Neymar from action, Arda Turan reveled in an infinitely more advanced role for Luis Enrique’s side, establishing Lionel Messi’s first-half opener before bagging a hat trick all his own after the break.  Andre Schubert fielded a very defensive side – without the ball a row of 5 would typically stand it defense, with another four before them …

Gerard piqué: soccer star and gaming creator

Piqué isn’t any stranger to technology. With more than ten million supporters on Twitter and nearly 3 million on Instagram, the soccer phenom is definitely an enthusiastic user of social networking. He stated he’d jump in the chance to use Dallas Maverick’s owner and tech tycoon Mark Cuban. Yet Piqué acknowledges that, even among today’s …

Barcelona offer rafinha included in deal for arsenal’s hector bellerin

(Photo: Reuters/Dylan Martinez Livepic)Héctor Bellerín celebrates after Aaron Ramsey (not pictured) scores the very first goal against Tottenham, March 5, 2016. Appears like Barcelona are walking up their efforts to sign Arsenal’s £45-million-rated right-back Héctor Bellerín. Based on Marca, the Catalan giants are thinking about using Brazilian midfielder Rafinha Alcántara like a bargaining nick inside …

5 things leaders can study from fc barcelona – tim leberecht

As I’m penning this, I’m watching the sport for that third time: Futbol Club Barcelona(or Barça, because the fans refer to it as), the world’s best soccer club (I will stick to “football” and never “soccer” here, since it’s within the club’s name) winning the Champions League, football’s most esteemed worldwide club trophy. The victory …

Cruzando la línea. luis suárez: mi autobiografía by luis suárez — reviews, discussion, bookclubs, lists

Mucho se ha escrito sobre Luis Suárez, 1 de los grandes goleadores del fútbol mundial, pero nunca, hasta ahora, habíamos escuchado la versión del propio protagonista narrada por él mismo. En primera persona, y disadvantage una sinceridad conmovedora, Luis nos cuenta aspectos hasta hoy desconocidos de su vida que sorprenden en algunos casos y, en …