Barcelona held 10-man Sevilla as their woes continue

Barcelona ended a torrid 2021 in disappointing fashion with a La Liga draw at 10-man Sevilla. Xavi’s men failed to find a win that would have taken them up to fourth. Sevilla led following a training-ground move from a corner, as Ivan Rakitic rolled the ball into the area for Alejandro Gomez’s first-time finish. Ronald Araujo’s header levelled before half-time…

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Barcelona lose more ground after a draw against Osasuna

Barcelona were unable to bounce back from their home defeat to Real Betis last weekend. They also lost their Champions League elimination against Bayern Munich during the week. On Sunday, they drew 2-2 with Osasuna on Sunday afternoon at El Sadar. Nico Gonzalez opened the scoring for Xavi Hernandez’s side in the 11th minute with what was his first goal for the club. A perfectly timed…

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Memphis Depay scores maiden hat-trick at Netherlands

Memphis Depay scored his first international hat-trick national level. He achieved this as the Netherlands overwhelmed Turkey in their World Cup qualifier and moved top of Group G. Davy Klaassen scored inside a minute before Depay slotted home his first. The Barcelona forward struck a panenka from the spot for his second. He then nodded home his third to make…

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Memphis Depay: ‘I’m very excited to join Barcelona’

New signing Memphis Depay has officially arrived in Barcelona ahead of his first training session on Tuesday morning. The Dutch international has confirmed he is very excited for a new adventure. Memphis has signed for the Catalan club on a Bosman deal after his contract with Lyon expired. Ronald Koeman made an impassioned plea for the Blaugrana to secure his signature. After touching down in Barcelona, Memphis Depay introduced…

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Going to a Barcelona is a huge step in my career – Depay

Netherlands star Memphis Depay has spoken of his delight at signing for Barcelona and how it is a big step for him. Depay had a brief and disappointing spell at Manchester United after joining from PSV Eindhoven aged 21 years old. However, since joining Lyon in 2017, he has re-established himself as a top player and now has his reward. Depay on his Barcelona move…

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Memphis Depay joins Barcelona on a two-year deal

Barcelona have officially confirmed the signing of Netherlands international Memphis Depay. Depay has been linked with a move to Barcelona ever since Ronald Koeman took charge of the club last year. A move last summer broke down, while the Netherlands international didn’t want to leave Lyon mid-season. Now that Memphis is a free agent the deal has been confirmed with…

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