Ronald Koeman has a few players in the team which he rarely start or give enough game time, since he took over the team last summer, following the dismissal of Quique Setien.His relationship with young Rique Puig was always in the Spotlight during the early part of the present season, but as time went by, the media has backed off from the topic, because Koeman already made it clear that the 21 year old is not in his plans for this season.
Gerard pique is popularly known for defensive abilities and his leadership on the pitch.The excellent Barcelona defender has shown what he's capable of since the last few seasons.He is also among the Spain national team alongside Pedri Gonzalez, Ansu fati.Pique always played with everything he's got anytime he's on the pitch and his work rate is second to none.
Man Utd outcast Lingard in talks with Sociedad Manchester United outcast Jesse Lingard is in talks with Real Sociedad over a loan move - according to Sky Sports. The Red Devil are ready to sanction the 27-year-old's temporary departure in January, with the Spanish outfit one of several clubs to have been contacted by the midfielder's representatives. Ex-Barca boss Setien touted for Betis return Ex-Barcelona boss Quique Setien is being touted for a return to Real Betis - according to Todofichajes. Manuel Pellegrini
Barcelona's last game of the year ended in a 1-1 draw at home against Eibar. It was a match which summarizes a disappointing year for the Catalans. But in order to become the best club in Europe again, there are some important things that need to be done in 2021. The year 2020 started for Barca with the appointment of a new coach after the sacking of Ernesto Valverde. That decision to bring in Quique Setien turned out to be a wrong one as the coach failed to win any title and suffered a shameful 8-2 defeat against
Barcelona is one of the biggest and most successful football clubs in the world.However, they have struggled so much in recent times.
Lionel Messi whose details of his four years Salary was leaked days ago, scored an amazing free kick against Athletic Bilbao in the 20th Minute. This means that Lionel Messi have scored 16 goals and provided six assists in 24 games under Ronald Koeman. This performance showed that Lionel Messi Have underperformed under ronald Koeman. During his spell with Quique setien, He provided an amazing 19 assists in 24 games. Could this be that his age is already affecting his performance. During the days of Luis Enrique,
Born on March 21, 1963, Dutch coach Ronald Koeman is the current manager of Spanish football club FC Barcelona. Koeman, who has formerly managed teams like Ajax, Southampton, Valencia and Everton, was also a Barcelona player during his playing days. Koeman, who took over from Quique Setien, is not the first Barcelona player to later be appointed manager of the club. There are, in fact, up to six of them. Many clubs in Europe often appoint former players to manage the team, so it's not something peculiar to Barcelona.
Former Barcelona manager Quique Setien is still hanging around the club, hoping to collect his due amount, after he was sacked without seeing out the contract he signed in January. Quique Setién wants €4M from Barcelona. — SER According to reports, Barcelona are suppose to pay him €4M, but the club are reluctant to meet his demand, because the board feels setien wasn't the one in charge of the team, but his Assistant Eder Sarabia ❗SER got access to the letter Barça sent to Setién explaining the reasons
Barcelona have overseen their worst start to a league campaign in over a decade, as the 26 time Spanish champions seat 6th on the log, with only 25 points to show, after 15 games. Ronald Koeman was appointed as the first team manager in the summer, after the departure of Quique Setien. But has since struggled to even keep the team in the top 4, or finish Top of their Champions League Group. Koeman statistically, is the worst Barcelona manager Barcelona in the past 10 years. The Former Everton Manager have lost
DONE DEALS Bednarek signs new Southampton contract Atlanta sign homegrown Conway Betis not considering rehiring ex-Barca boss Setien Quique Setien has been tipped for a return to Real Betis, but the club have no interest in putting him in charge. Setien spent two years in charge of Betis before he left for Barcelona, who sacked him earlier this year. West Ham deal for Ibsen nears completion West Ham are close to completing the £1.2 million signing of Frederik Alves Ibsen from Silkeborg. Sky Sports reports the
Once a King, always a king. Barcelona is one of the World's Football Powerhouses without any argument but this notion is fast fading away as they look ordinary, especially when their talisman is absent. Season 2020/21 hasn't been rosy for FC Barcelona Considering their ups and downs in domestic and continental engagements. At first it was Messi leaving, later on tactical and technical deficiencies follows. Since Coach Ronald Koeman replaced Quique Setien, he's been struggling and no doubt he will be thinking
When Ronald Koeman was appointed following the 8-2 defeat to Bayern Munich and the sacking of Quique Setien, it was expected that the Dutchman, with his experience, would take Barcelona to where they are supposed to be in the league and most especially in Europe. Barca supporters wanted a change and the ability to dominate in Spain again after painfully losing the league title to their eternal rivals Real Madrid. But since Koeman took charge, nothing has changed. The Catalans now find themselves in 12th position
Barcelona would storm the transfer market when it opens in January as they thinks of rebuilding the team. The Catalans has parted ways to some of their star player in the summer like Arthur, Susrez and Nelson Semendo bringing in Deer from Ajax. After Quique Setien was ruled out of his contract at Camp Nou they've not been able to meet their best as they are currently sitting below the top four region. The report has catch up their interest lying before Liverpool star Georginho Wijnaldum as the defensive midfielder
Barcelona have managed to achieve a breakthrough in talks to implement a wage reduction among their players. The Catalonian club has managed to negotiate a €122 million reduction in the wage bill, as Barcelona have confirmed themselves. The 5-time Champions League winners currently pay out a sum of money in excess of €230 million every single season. The departures of Luis Suarez, Ivan Rakitic and Arturo Vidal managed to cut down the expenditures a little bit. However, that did not prove to be enough,
The Barcelona coach loves Messi and Ronaldo above all but who would he choose if he had to pick one? "I think it is not nice to tell who is better because both are incredibly good. I admire both players because they give and gave us so many nice evenings with great goals and with great titles." Ronald Koeman stated in a press conference. As crazy as it may seem, Koeman didn't give the classic response. Ordinarily, Barcelona coaches have no option but to choose Messi. "I think that Messi is the best players of
RONALD KOEMAN is widely considered as one of the best attacking central defenders ever in football world because he was capable of playing both as a defender and as a midfielder; he frequently played as a sweeper , although he was equally known for his goalscoring, long–range shooting, and accuracy from free kicks and penalties. Koeman scored 193 goals in 553 match appearances while playing for top football clubs of Ajax, PSV, Barcelona, and Feyenoord during his football career. In 1997, Koeman officially
Ronaldo Koeman has been continued to steady the ship at the Camp Nou, with the club in an strange position in the league. If you recall that Ronaldo Koeman came on board early this season after Quique Setien was sacked after humiliating defeat to Bayern Munich in the UEFA Champions League knockout stages. Barcelona are currently in seventh position with 14 points and it's not a position that the Catalan side are familiar with. Barcelona will return to the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday night in the Champions
Former Barcelona football club of Spain manager Quique Setien is suing the club for breach of contract. The 62 years old, who joined Barcelona from Real Betis in January 2020 was sacked by the Catalan club following their UEFA Champions league defeat against Bayern Munich football club of Germany. It is understood that there is a disagreement between Barcelona and Setien on the amount of compensation paid and the Spanish manager is willing to engage Barcelona in a legal battle over the compensation. Meanwhile,
The barcelona club legend interview is to be televised in Spain on December 27.The Barcelona player opened up in interview about his recent struggles in barcelona. Messi said he had a lot of bad time in the summer but right now he is fine.He said he is excited and wants to keep fighting for barcelona.He said he knows that the club is going through a difficult time and he is committed to fight for them. Messi and his representatives believed that there is a clause in his contract that he signed with barcelona
2020/21 was never going to be a straightforward season for any team, but more so for Barcelona. Before they even kicked the ball, controversies started hitting the team like bullet trains into walls in a Marvel movie. Club captain Lionel Messi no longer wanted to stay at the club, shade never left the sight of Josep Bartomeu, and the responsibilities of the team were handed to an experienced manager in the form of Ronald Koeman. All this while fans had not even managed to recover from the 8-2 withering at the