After 11 days, Andre Iniesta is still in his recovery process from the injury he acquired from a rough tackle from Valencia’s Enzo Perez. Since then, the Catalan club have played just two games after 1-0 difficult win against the league bottom team Granada and the 1-3 lost game against English giant Manchester City.
Ivan Rakitic have currently had his mind fixed ahead of the Champions League game tonight. While speaking to the press in a brief interview, the Croatian mentioned the next possible best player after Lionel Messi.
The 2016 Ballon d’Or is already in the process of selecting the best player. The World Football governing body FIFA has taken of their hands from the award and have decided they would come up with their own award anytime soon. However, France Football who are now the sole organizers of the prestigious award had published the names of nominees of the award.
A big blow for FC Barcelona squad as captain Andre Iniesta suffers injury on his right knee. A test have being carried out on the player by the club, Barca have announced on their official website that the midfielder will be out of play for 6 to 8 weeks.
One of FC Barcelona’s living legend Andre Iniesta is prepared to renew his contract with his club. The midfielder whose contract will expire on June 30, 2018 when he turns 34 spoke in an interview with Cadena COPE saying, “You have to ask the board when it will be my turn to sign a new deal. It’s my wish to end my career in Barcelona.”
The second consecutive defeat at Balaidos Stadium after Luis Enrique departed Celta to take the coaching job for the Catalan club. Luis Enrique takes the blame because he’s responsible for the team but emphasized the defect suffered the whole team and not rival.
The FC Barcelona team came after Celtic in full force just like a wounded lion would go after its prey. Lionel Messi being the star man of the match scored a hat trick and mainly worked with Neymar who scored a goal. Suarez cannot be left out of the picture as a recorded a brace in the game while came from the bench Iniesta scored a goal.
As the 2016 summer transfer window came to a closed, FC Barcelona’s Director for Sports Albert Soler opened up on what the club intends to achieve in couple of months from now. Albert Soler stressed that the club will focus on contract renewal of Luis Suarez, Ivan Rakitic and Lionel Messi.
After Andre Iniesta picked up an injury in the first game of Spanish Super Cup against Sevilla, the Barca captain did not fail to give confidence and hope of his return to his fans. He is currently suffering from posterior capsule on his right knee.
The first leg of the Spanish Super Cup between FC Barcelona and Sevilla made Andre Iniesta and Jeremy Mathieu suffer injury. However, the club have officially announced the severity of the injury of both players. The captain suffers “posterior capsule detention of the right knee” while Mathieu suffers a “tear of his right hamstring”.