Eric Abidal releases heartbreaking image of cousin in hospital after claims Barcelona bought him illegal kidney for his transplant

Eric Abidal releases heartbreaking image of cousin in hospital after claims Barcelona bought him illegal kidney for his transplant

Abidal, who is now Barca's technical secretary, had a transplant in 2012 after a tumour was found in his liver. A report in El Confidencial claims ex-Barca president Sandro Rosell, who was arrested for money-laundering in 2017, admitted to buying the organ illegally…

Barcelona target Antoine Griezmann will reveal Atletico Madrid future in live TV show named 'The Decision' at 8.15pm

Barcelona target Antoine Griezmann will reveal Atletico Madrid future in live TV show named 'The Decision' at 8.15pm

The Atletico Madrid striker is a major target for Barcelona, and he had maintained he would confirm his destination for the 2018-19 season before the World Cup started. France kick-off on Saturday against Australia, so it seems Griezmann has been true to…

Barcelona target Antoine Griezmann confirms he will decide whether to leave Atletico Madrid before World Cup

Barcelona target Antoine Griezmann confirms he will decide whether to leave Atletico Madrid before World Cup

Atletico Madrid are keen for him to stay, though reportedly they have an agreement in place to sell him to Barcelona for £100million. Griezmann, 27, look a certainty to make the move earlier in the campaign, though now appears torn. Asked whether…

Manchester United target Samuel Umtiti says he will only leave Barcelona in summer if they 'throw him out the door'

Manchester United target Samuel Umtiti says he will only leave Barcelona in summer if they 'throw him out the door'

The 24-year-old has been continuously linked with a move to Old Trafford, as Jose Mourinho looks to bolster his backline in the summer. Umtiti featured 40 times in all competitions under Ernesto Valverde this season, but his future at the Nou Camp…

Barcelona launch new kit with amazing use of a diving champ, synchronised swimmers, a drone and a "special ode to the city"

Barcelona launch new kit with amazing use of a diving champ, synchronised swimmers, a drone and a "special ode to the city"

The La Liga champions produced a "special ode to the city" with a shirt featuring ten pairs of vertical blue and maroon stripes – one for each district of Barca. Former Liverpool hero Philippe Coutinho represented the first team while stars from…

Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta 'offered deal worth £71m over three years' to join Chinese Super League side Chongquing

Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta 'offered deal worth £71m over three years' to join Chinese Super League side Chongquing

The Spaniard recently announced he would leave Barcelona after more than two decades with the club. It had been rumoured for some time that this would be the midfield icon's last season with the Catalans and that he would join a side…

Chelsea 0 Barcelona 3: Alejandro Marques double and late strike from Abel Ruiz seals Uefa Youth League triumph against the Blues

Chelsea 0 Barcelona 3: Alejandro Marques double and late strike from Abel Ruiz seals Uefa Youth League triumph against the Blues

Barca striker Alejandro Marques netted either side of half-time at the Colovray Stadium, before Abel Ruiz fired in a third in stoppage time. It was Chelsea who almost opened the scoring in the 12th minute, with Callum Hudson-Odoi inches away from tapping in Reece…

Lionel Messi's Argentina pal Gabriel Mercado admits he can't touch the Barcelona superstar when his Sevilla team try to stop him in the Copa del Rey final

Lionel Messi's Argentina pal Gabriel Mercado admits he can't touch the Barcelona superstar when his Sevilla team try to stop him in the Copa del Rey final

Mercado fears being hounded out of his home country if he hurt their skipper – especially as the World Cup is looming. Sevilla visit Atletico Madrid's Wanda Metropolitano stadium determined to avenge their 2-0 2016 final loss against Barca. And Mercado told AS: "If I…

Sevilla 0 Barcelona 5: Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi run riot as Barca win Copa del Rey for fourth year running

Sevilla 0 Barcelona 5: Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi run riot as Barca win Copa del Rey for fourth year running

Former Liverpool striker Suarez struck twice, with Messi netting a sublime team goal inbetween, as Barca killed off Sevilla with three first-half goals. Soon-departing midfield veteran Andres Iniesta slipped home the fourth on 52 minutes following a one-two with Messi that summed up…

Lionel Messi's Argentina pal Gabriel Mercado admits he can't touch the Barcelona superstar when his Sevilla team try to stop him in the Copa del Rey final

Lionel Messi's Argentina pal Gabriel Mercado admits he can't touch the Barcelona superstar when his Sevilla team try to stop him in the Copa del Rey final

Mercado fears being hounded out of his home country if he hurt their skipper – especially as the World Cup is looming. Sevilla visit Atletico Madrid's Wanda Metropolitano stadium determined to avenge their 2-0 2016 final loss against Barca. And Mercado told AS: "If I…

Barcelona fail to name academy graduate in starting line-up for first time in 16 years during 2-2 draw against Celta Vigo in La Liga

Barcelona fail to name academy graduate in starting line-up for first time in 16 years during 2-2 draw against Celta Vigo in La Liga

Ernesto Valverde wrung the changes for the midweek clash against against Celta Vigo with the Copa del Rey final against Sevilla coming up on Saturday. On the bench were La Masia graduates Lionel Messi and Sergi Roberto, as well as the stellar…

Celta Vigo 2 Barcelona 2: Catalan giants cling on to unbeaten record as Ernesto Valverde pays for fielding reserves

Celta Vigo 2 Barcelona 2: Catalan giants cling on to unbeaten record as Ernesto Valverde pays for fielding reserves

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez were among those rested by boss Ernesto Valverde for the trip to the Balaidos. Former Liverpool striker Iago Aspas bundled in a controversial late equaliser to snatch a draw 2-2 against the champions elect. But replays showed…

Barcelona line up £60m bid for Manchester United ace Anthony Martial and are also interested in Fulham wonderkid Ryan Sessegnon

Barcelona line up £60m bid for Manchester United ace Anthony Martial and are also interested in Fulham wonderkid Ryan Sessegnon

Manchester United forward Martial, 22, has failed to come to terms on a new deal and has just one year remaining on his current one. Old Trafford chiefs can activate a one-year extension but the Daily Mail claims Barca could offer the…