BARCELONA DENIES ILLEGAL LIVER TRANSPLANT FOR ABIDAL
Barcelona board has denied the ongoing reports that the former president, Sandro Rosell had illegally bought a liver for ex Barcelona star Eric Abidal, during his days at Barcelona. ex-France defender Eric Abidal. Abidal, 38, who is now the club’s technical secretary, had a transplant in 2012 after a tumour was found in his liver. Roswell was jailed in 2012 for money laundering
Barcelona Clash With Uruguay Over Rush to Have Defender Ronald Araujo Fit for World Cup Final Group Game
Uruguay’s desperation to salvage their World Cup hopes has pushed the South American giants to deploy some tactics that Spanish giant Barcelona has found unpleasant.Diego Alonso’s team is trying to force defender Ronald Araujo to full fitness ahead of their final group stage game against Ghana.According to Barca Universal, however, Barcelona are unhappy that La Celeste are rushing Araujo’s recovery, with the defender already resuming training with the ball even thou...
Transfer: Barcelona banned from signing new players in January window
Barcelona president Joan Laporta has admitted the club may not be able to sign players during the January transfer window because of LaLiga’s financial fair play rules.Laporta, however, insisted the club’s accounts are “healthy” again, with an expected income this season of €1.23 billion and a budgeted profit of €274 million.“We had to pull some levers, which were economic operations that saved the club from ruin, and now the club is in economic recovery."“But despi...
LaLiga: Barcelona now top of table after Real Madrid lose at Rayo Vallecano
On Monday night, Real Madrid's unbeaten start to the La Liga season came to an end when they were defeated 3-2 by Rayo Vallecano.Santi Comesana, a member of the home team, gave the hosts the lead early on.Before Madrid took the lead four minutes before halftime on Eder Militao's header, Luka Modric equalized from the penalty spot.Alvaro Rivera's vicious strike crept in, though, and both teams went into the locker rooms.With just under 20 minutes remaining, Rayo took...
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