After the 4–0 defeat the Catalan club got from the first leg of the Champions League knockout stage, almost all hope of coming back have being lost by fans of FC Barcelona. In a brief interview with beIN Sports, Andre Iniesta revealed he still believe his side can overturn the huge loss even though they’ve lost practically everything in the competition.
The big Champions League game is here as FC Barcelona are ready to welcome the Paris Saint Germain and overturn the 4–0 defeat they got against the French side at Parc de Prince stadium. However Luis Enrique have revealed his 18 players that are ready to reverse the aggregate score of 4–0.
On Thursday 15, FC Barcelona reached an agreement with Gillette. The no.1 shaving and personal care brand is now a premium partner and sponsor of the club. In the presentation, Neymar sat on the podium to speak to the press and address some pressing question fans have being itching to ask. He spoke mainly on the club’s trident as well as his version of Wagner Ribeiro revealed luring from PSG.
It was revealed by Wagner Ribeiro how Paris Saint Germain very nearly signed Neymar in the 2016 summer transfer. The president of the French club Nasser Al-Khelaif traveled to Ibiza on June 1 to negotiate and talk with the player and his father. Soon after the commercial engagement Ney had with Nike, he traveled to his home country to spend the rest of the break. It was also revealed that Nasser Al-Khelaif traveled to Brazil to negotiate with Neymar and his father.
According to AS (a Madrid based newspaper), FC Barcelona have made the first contact with Chelsea’s Azpilicueta. Arsenal who show interest in the Chelsea defender is not sure if they are ready to let Hector Bellerin go in this summer transfer, as a result of Arsenal’s reluctancy in Azpilicueta Barca have made their first move on the defender.
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.
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.
According to Sport, Marquinhos the Brazilian central defender awaits the call from FC Barcelona after the Brazilian national team have being eliminated from the Copa America in United States. Marquinhos currently signed to Paris Saint Germain is very positive about the potential transfer to Barcelona.
According to L’Equipe, Paris Saint Germain head coach Laurent Blanc have asked the management of club to put Neymar in the list of their main transfer target for 2016/2017 campaign. Before the ban on Real Madrid, PSG’s priority was Cristiano Ronaldo. With the ban now it will be difficult for C.Ronaldo to leave his current club.