Xavi after draw: We won't throw in towel yet

Barcelona coach Xavi Hernandez refused to throw in the towel in LaLiga despite Sunday's 3-3 draw against Granada which left his side 10 points adrift of leaders Real Madrid.


Girona's García: Win at Madrid would be title jab

Midfielder Aleix García says Girona want to make a real statement by beating Real Madrid at the Bernabéu on Saturday and climbing back to the top of LaLiga.


Xavi: I don't enjoy Monday to Friday at Barça

Barcelona coach Xavi Hernández has said he does not enjoy his job Monday to Friday, which is one of the main reasons he has decided to step down at the end of the season.


Messi napkin set for £300k auction in March

The napkin which famously launched Lionel Messi's Barcelona career as a 13-year-old will be auctioned off in March with a starting price of £300,000 ($382,150).


Sources: Barça prez didn't force team changes

Barcelona president Joan Laporta did not force coach Xavi Hernández to make changes to the squad for Wednesday's Champions League fixture against Antwerp, sources have told ESPN.


Girona's Blind: No pressure on us in title race

Daley Blind has said Girona are still a small club and the pressure is not on them ahead of Sunday's clash with Barcelona at the Olympic Stadium.


Xavi: João Félix should harness Atlético slights

Barcelona head coach Xavi has said forward João Félix should be "motivated" by the comments made by his former Atlético teammates ahead of Sunday's clash.