Ex-Barca: Rochina happy with his progress at Blackburn

Ex-Barca: Rochina happy with his progress at Blackburn

Former Barcelona forward Ruben Rochina (20) shared his thoughts with English tabloid newspaper Lancashire Telegraph. The Spanish striker is reportedly happy with the progress he has made at Blackburn.

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Offside: Return of the goats

Offside: Return of the goats

Dear readers of totalBarca, it is time for another sneak peek of goatish football fun! Check this week’s pictures right after the jump!

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Offside: Invasion of the goats

Offside: Invasion of the goats

Dear readers of totalBarca, your beloved site has been invaded by football loving goats. Read more about this atrocious act right after the jump!

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Barcelona following Gaston Ramirez

Barcelona following Gaston Ramirez

Catalan sports paper Sport reports that Barcelona would be interested in Bologna midfielder and Uruguayan international Gaston Ramirez (20).

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Arsenal chasing Victor Vazquez?

Arsenal chasing Victor Vazquez?

British tabloid The Sun reports that English Premier League side Arsenal FC would be interested in Barcelona B attacking midfielder Victor Vazquez (24).

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Barcelona following two Real Madrid starlets?

Barcelona following two Real Madrid starlets?

Spanish sports paper Marca claims that several European top clubs, including Barcelona, would be interested in Real Madrid academy youngsters Jese Rodriguez (18) and Alvaro Morata (18).

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Barcelona scouting Marek Hamsik?

Barcelona scouting Marek Hamsik?

Catalan sports paper Sport reports that Barcelona would be interested in Napoli midfielder and Slovakian international Marek Hamsik (23).

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Guardiola: “Wilshere is not a target for Barcelona”

Guardiola: “Wilshere is not a target for Barcelona”

According to English newspaper Daily Mail, Barcelona coach Josep Guardiola has denied rumours about the possibility of signing  Arsenal midfielder and English international Jack Wilshere (19).

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Barcelona seeking deal for Alexis Sanchez

Barcelona seeking deal for Alexis Sanchez

Spanish radio station Cadena SER claims that Barcelona would be interested in Udinese forward and Chilean international Alexis Sanchez (22).

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Barcelona following Yuto Nagatomo

Barcelona following Yuto Nagatomo

Catalan sports paper Sport reports that Barcelona would be interested in Cesena defender and Japanese international Yuto Nagatomo (24).

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Barcelona planning a huge bid for Gareth Bale

Barcelona planning a huge bid for Gareth Bale

English tabloid paper The Mirror claims that Barcelona would be ready to make a bid for Tottenham winger and Welsh international Gareth Bale (21).

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Barcelona following Rennes prospect Khadrejnane

Barcelona following Rennes prospect Khadrejnane

Spanish radio station Cadena SER claims that Barcelona would be interested in Rennes midfielder Hakim Khadrejnane (18). Continue reading »

Barcelona scouting Grenoble youngster

Barcelona scouting Grenoble youngster

French sports paper L’Equipe reports that FC Barcelona are scouting Grenoble midfielder and French youth international Atila Turan (18).

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Blackburn chase Victor Vazquez

Blackburn chase Victor Vazquez

Spanish newspaper AS reports that English Premier League club Blackburn Rovers would be interested in Barcelona B attacking midfielder Victor Vazquez (23).

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Eljero Elia dreams of playing for top clubs

Eljero Elia dreams of playing for top clubs

Speaking in an interview with German newspaper Bild, Hamburger SV forward and Dutch international Eljero Elia (23) has set his sights to one of Europe’s biggest football clubs, including Barcelona. The young forward has been linked with a move away from Hamburg and numerous clubs are reportedly interested in Elia.

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Blackburn after Ruben Rochina

Blackburn after Ruben Rochina

Reports from English sources indicate that English Premier League team Blackburn Rovers would be interested in Barcelona B forward and Spanish youth international Ruben Rochina (19).

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Live Match Chat: FC Barcelona vs Levante UD

Live Match Chat: FC Barcelona vs Levante UD

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English clubs eyeing loan bid for Oriol Romeu

English clubs eyeing loan bid for Oriol Romeu

Spanish radio station Com Radio claims that several English Premier League clubs, including Newcastle, Everton and Blackburn, would be interested in signing Barcelona B midfielder and Spanish youth international Oriol Romeu (19) on loan. Continue reading »

Chelsea chasing Sergi Roberto

Chelsea chasing Sergi Roberto

British tabloid paper The People claims that English Premiere League team Chelsea would be interested in Barcelona B midfielder and Spanish youth international Sergi Roberto (18).

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Ex-Barca: Everton eyeing Xavi Torres

Ex-Barca: Everton eyeing Xavi Torres

British tabloid newspaper Daily Mirror claims English Premier League side Everton FC is interested in securing the services of former Barcelona midfielder Xavi Torres.

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Xavi: “Ballon d’Or nominations are an award for Barcelona”

Xavi: “Ballon d’Or nominations are an award for Barcelona”

Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez shared his thoughts with Catalan newspaper El Periodico de Catalunya. He spoke about being selected as a finalist for the Ballon d’Or award alongside his Barcelona colleagues Lionel Messi and Andres Iniesta, and added that their selection represents appreciation of the team’s success as a whole.

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Barcelona tracking Fabio Coentrao

Barcelona tracking Fabio Coentrao

Portuguese sports paper O’Jogo reports that Barcelona would be interested in Benfica defender and Portuguese international Fabio Coentrao (22). The Catalan club will send a scout to watch Coentrao when Benfica host Olhanense on Friday with an intention to make a bid for the left back during January’s transfer window.

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Pastore: “Messi and I are very similar”

Pastore: “Messi and I are very similar”

Palermo attacking midfielder and Argentinian international Javier Pastore (21) shared his thoughts recently with Argentinian sports magazine El Grafico. Barcelona reportedly has serious aspirations to sign Pastore to play alongside Barcelona forward Lionel Messi.

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Barcelona tracking Edinson Cavani

Barcelona tracking Edinson Cavani

Spanish radio station Cadena SER claims that Barcelona would be interested in Napoli forward and Uruguayan international Edinson Cavani (23). Cavani has been in exceptionally good form during this season, netting nine goals in the Italian league and helping his team climb to the third place of the league table. Barcelona’s board reportedly believes that the Uruguayan striker would fit in well with the likes of Lionel Messi and Pedro Rodriguez.

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Guardiola: “We never lost faith in Bojan”

Guardiola: “We never lost faith in Bojan”

Speaking in an interview with the club’s official website, Barcelona coach Josep Guardiola praised Bojan Krkic for his two goals against Almeria on Saturday and emphasized the fact that he never lost faith in the young striker. Bojan found the net twice in Barcelona’s 0-8 away victory against Almeria in the Spanish League. He had been struggling for goals at the start of the season but has now began to score regularly, making Guardiola pleased.

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Zubizarreta: “Afellay is a bit like Andres Iniesta”

Zubizarreta: “Afellay is a bit like Andres Iniesta”

Barcelona’s sporting director Antoni Zubizarreta shared his thoughts with the club’s official website. Barcelona has not yet agreed personal terms with PSV Eindhoven midfielder and Dutch international Ibrahim Afellay (24), but Zubizarreta is reportedly confident that Afellay joins the Catalan club during January. According to Zubizarreta, Afellay will not have any problems adapting to Barcelona.

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Barcelona following Giuseppe Rossi

Barcelona following Giuseppe Rossi

Catalan sports paper Sport reports that Barcelona would be interested in Villarreal forward and Italian international Giuseppe Rossi (23). Barcelona head coach Josep Guardiola has reportedly decided that Rossi would be a suitable transfer target for next season. After the victory over Villarreal on last Saturday, Guardiola was reportedly very impressed by the former Manchester United striker. Rossi has been in a good form during this season, netting seven goals in eleven matches for Villarreal in the Spanish League.

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Keirrison wants to succeed at Barcelona

Keirrison wants to succeed at Barcelona

Speaking in an interview with Globo Esporte, Barcelona loan-out striker Keirrison (21) has declared his desire to return to Barcelona and succeed. Since being signed from Palmeiras in 2009, Keirrison has been loaned out to Benfica, Fiorentina and Santos, but has not given up hope about a return to the Catalan club.

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European top clubs tracking Bojan

European top clubs tracking Bojan

Spanish radio station Cadena SER claims that several European top clubs would be interested in Barcelona forward and Spanish youth international Bojan Krkic (20). Bojan, who inherited the number 9 shirt after Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic moved to AC Milan on loan, has not been living up to the big expectations and is reportedly looking for an exit from the Catalan club.

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Barcelona tracking Dortmund starlet Shinji Kagawa

Barcelona tracking Dortmund starlet Shinji Kagawa

Catalan newspaper El Mundo Deportivo reports that Barcelona would be interested in Borussia Dortmund midfielder and Japanese international Shinji Kagawa (21). Kagawa, who has made an impressive start in the German Bundesliga, has reportedly attracted the interest of Barcelona coach Josep Guardiola, who sees Kagawa’s playing style fitting into Barcelona’s system.

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