In an extensive interview with The Sun, Lionel Messi talked and compared both his recent coach and former coach who will clash for the second time this season. He stressed that both Luis Enrique and Pep Guardiola’s style of play are very different.
According to the ranking conducted by El Periodico newspaper, FC Barcelona is in the top four list of top earners in Shirt sponsorship deal. In an announcement made by the Catalan club on Tuesday 19, the club have agreed to extend a deal with Qatar Airways for a year, although the contract will now be improved which will make Barca earn 36 million euros.
Barca have reached the point where she cannot offer anymore than what she is offering now. The club presented its final offer to Neymar which is an annual salary of 15 million euros (after tax) per season. The club cannot raise his salary any higher than the offer because of the financial regulation guiding the club on money spent on salaries.
FC Barcelona tendered their first bid for the teenage striker Gabriel Jesus to Palmeiras, but the offer was decline. According to Sport, both his agent and his club Palmeiras rejected the offer presented by Barca. The Catalan club presented a bid of 16.8 million euros to the Brazilian club but, the club have made Barca aware that 19 years old buy out clause is set at 24 million euros.
Neymar Jr is expected to renew his contract with FC Barcelona after the 2016 Olympics in Rio Brazil. The Brazilian release clause is set at 200 million euros and according to Wagner Ribeiro in a radio interview with Jovem Pan Radio, he said there are three clubs who are more than willing to pay the Brazilian’s buyout clause.