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Barcelona look to secure top-four spot with win away at Real Betis

Fri, 06 May 2022 - 11:16 GMT

Barca, in second, are eight points clear of Betis, in fifth, and if they can extend that gap to 11 with three games left to play, their spot in the Champions League will be secure.

Barca president Laporta 'embarrassed' after Eintracht fans flood Camp Nou

Sat, 16 Apr 2022 - 12:06 GMT

While Barca were expecting huge backing at the stadium ESPN reported there were close to 30,000 Eintracht fans among the 79,468 crowd.

Barcelona look for proof of progress against runaway leaders Real Madrid

Fri, 18 Mar 2022 - 11:24 GMT

The Clasico on Sunday will likely have very little bearing on the current season for either Barcelona or Real Madrid -- but it should set the tone for the next one.

Barcelona look to tighten grip on top four as good vibes return under Xavi

Fri, 04 Mar 2022 - 12:25 GMT

Xavi Hernandez certainly benefited from those reduced expectations during the first few weeks of his tenure.

Aubameyang ready to play against Napoli, says Barca boss Xavi

Thu, 17 Feb 2022 - 11:15 GMT

The Gabon international moved to Barcelona on a free transfer last month after terminating his contract with English Premier League club Arsenal..

Barcelona clash with Napoli headlines Europa League play-offs

Wed, 16 Feb 2022 - 11:07 GMT

The Catalans crashed out of the Champions League in the group stage with just two goals scored in six matches.

Barca's Araujo apologises for his gesture in Espanyol match

Tue, 15 Feb 2022 - 11:45 GMT

Barcelona manager Xavi Hernandez said that he had not seen the incident, but apologised for Araujo's actions.

Dembele must leave before end of January, says Barcelona director of football

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 12:53 GMT

Dembele has been left out of Xavi Hernandez's squad to face Athletic Bilbao in the Copa del Rey last 16 on Thursday night.

Barcelona agree deal to sign Torres from Man City: BBC

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 11:11 GMT

The deal comes despite severe financial difficulties at the club.

Toothless Barca crash out of Champions League with 3-0 loss at Bayern

Thu, 09 Dec 2021 - 01:22 GMT

Barcelona crashed out of the Champions League following a 3-0 defeat at Bayern Munich on Wednesday, failing to make it past the group stage of the competition.

Messi worthy of seventh Ballon d'Or victory, says Xavi

Sat, 04 Dec 2021 - 11:33 GMT

Xavi Hernandez said former team mate Lionel Messi deserved his Ballon d'Or win, describing the Argentine's record-extending seventh victory as "total justice".

Late goals ensure Barcelona win away at Villarreal

Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 11:30 GMT

Depay calmly went around goalkeeper Geronimo Rulli to score a dramatic 88th-minute goal that restored their lead.

LaLiga returns with all eyes on Xavi's first game at Barca

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 12:57 GMT

New manager Xavi Hernandez will take charge of the team in the Catalonia derby against Espanyol on Saturday.

Xavi reveals reasons behind rejecting an offer to coach Barcelona

Sat, 05 Jun 2021 - 04:35 GMT

The former Barcelona captain has always been a strong candidate for the job but he rejected to fill the position at Barcelona twice.

Xavi can be Barca's Alex Ferguson, says presidential hopeful

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 01:25 GMT

Font believes luring former midfield great Xavi Hernandez back to the club would spark another golden age for the Catalans.

It Isn’t Time To Manage Barcelona, Xavi

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 01:52 GMT

The former captain was offered the position last January following the departure of Ernesto Valverdeز

Xavi wants 'total harmony' to return to Barcelona as coach

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 - 12:31 GMT

Xavi Hernandez has reiterated his desire to coach Barcelona in the future but suggests he will not return until a different board brings a new sense of direction to the club.

Xavi reveals reasons to turn down Barca's offer

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 - 01:41 GMT

Barcelona wanted to follow the same manner of 2009 when the board gave the chance to Pep Guardiola, who led the club to win six titles in the first season.

I can't deny my desire to coach Barcelona: Xavi

Sun, 12 Jan 2020 - 01:03 GMT

Xavi Hernandez, the coach of the Qatari Al Sadd team, showed his desire to coach Barcelona.

World Cup winners France organised yet unexciting, says Xavi

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 02:15 GMT

Former Spain and Barcelona midfielder Xavi has said France's World Cup triumph this year left him feeling "unenthusiastic" due to their style of play.

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