Xavi: Girona loss tells the story of our season

Xavi Hernández said Saturday's crushing 4-2 defeat at Girona was emblematic of Barcelona's shortcomings this season, but insisted his team have been the better side in their four games against their Catalan rivals and Real Madrid.


Xavi on Barça stay: I have unfinished business

Barcelona coach Xavi Hernández said he has unfinished business after backtracking on his decision to step down at the end of the season.


Source: De Jong out for season, back for Euros

Frenkie de Jong will miss the last six games of Barcelona's season after sustaining another ankle injury in Sunday's 3-2 Clásico defeat against Real Madrid, a source confirmed to ESPN.


Luis Enrique 'convinced' PSG will win Barça tie

Luis Enrique is convinced Paris Saint-Germain can mount a comeback against Barcelona and reach the Champions League semifinals by taking the game to his former side on Tuesday.


Outgoing Mbappé: I won't hide in Barça UCL clash

Kylian Mbappé has said he will not hide as Paris Saint-Germain prepare to welcome Barcelona in the first leg of their Champions League quarterfinal this week.


Spain's Rubiales questioned in corruption probe

Former Spanish Football Federation [RFEF] president Luis Rubiales was detained by police on Wednesday after returning to Spain as part of a corruption probe into the deal to move the Spanish Supercopa to Saudi Arabia.


Barça's Yamal gets Bernabéu ovation in Brazil draw

Barcelona teenager Lamine Yamal was given a standing ovation by the Bernabéu crowd as Spain drew 3-3 with Brazil on Tuesday.


Sources: Alves doesn't post bail, in jail for weekend

Dani Alves will spend the weekend in prison after failing to come up with the €1 million bail payment required for his conditional release while awaiting the result of an appeal to his rape conviction, court sources confirmed to ESPN.


João Félix to Atleti fans: I'm not the bad guy

Barcelona forward João Félix told ESPN he's not the bad guy and that Atlético Madrid fans don't know the full story after being jeered on his return to the Metropolitano on Sunday.


Xavi: Napoli clash is biggest game of the season

Barcelona coach Xavi Hernández labelled Tuesday's meeting with Napoli the biggest game of the season so far as the Spanish champions target a first Champions League quarterfinal since 2020.