Portuguese International, Cristiano Ronaldo was active tonight as he made an appearance in Juventus fixture against Barcelona at the Johan Cruyff Arena. The 36 year-old only played for 45 minutes in the fixture, as he was by replaced by Dejan Kulusevski in the second half of the clash.
Barcelona won only the Copa del Rey this season under Ronald Koeman. Barcelona wasted their chances of winning La Liga by dropping quality points against average opponents. Barcelona had a chance to leapfrog Athletico Madrid and Real Madrid on the La Liga table, but they blew it.
According to SPORT, Roma manager Jose Mourinho is interested in signing Riqui Puig, a promising Barcelona player, on loan. The young midfielder has had a difficult start to the season. Despite a promising start under Ronald Koeman, the lad has only seen little action since then.
As Barcelona training for the 2021/22 La Liga season continue. In today's training Spanish and Barcelona youngster Riqui Puig was spotted in training working hard for the new season ahead. The Spaniard could been seen in Barcelona training jumping and smiling. Barcelona then took to its official Facebook page to ask fans to caption this photo of Riqui Puig in training.
This is not a prolix to analyse why Riqui Puig deserves a fair share of chances, nor is it an attempt to promulgate the fact that the player's skillset would be invaluable to the team's attacking dynamics. Whilst the above stated phenomena are devoid of any form of fallacy, however the focal point of this article is on the youngster's often ignored ability to pick and play passes in tiny pockets of spaces.
Source: Sportslen Report has it that Atletico Madrid is keeping an eye on a Catalan midfielder.The Catalan midfielder who is currently out of favour under the Blaugrana head coach is on the radar of Atletico Madrid.As the summer transfer window draws closer, Atletico Madrid could begin a move for Riqui Puig, who plays midfield for Camp Nou.
During the reception of Granada for the third day of La Liga, the young midfielder remained on the bench all throughout the game, like the other games they have played this season. When Sergi Roberto was injured, Koeman preferred to bring in the young Gavi instead of Riqui Puig, and also preferred to bring in Nico Gonzalez in place of Braithwaite.
Barça comfortably see off Elche as they beat them 2-0, With de Jong scoring once again and providing the assist for Riqui Puig’s statement goal after playing for just 3 minutes! There was also encouragement from Trincão’s performance today. Since the introduction of Trincão and Puig, this game has changed. The final ten minutes have been the best of the match, we actually woke up! Puig is just too good in the pitch, his great personality and mentality, suits the Barcelona style very much, a player with
Riqui Puig was finally able to celebrate a goal with the FC Barcelona shirt. It will not add to his statistics, but in the end, it was decisive and decisive for the azulgrana team to be in the great final of the Spanish Supercup next Sunday in La Cartuja. The one of Matadepera, that hardly has counted this season for Koeman, has not stopped in his determination to have protagonism and to be able to convince the Dutch technician, who in the extra time of the encounter against the Real, with the very worn-out
Celta vigo holds Barcelona to 2-2 draw as Luis Scores twice to give barca the lead which was assisted by lionel messi and smolov leveled the first time and then Aspas scored a curling free kick to level the second time. With the draw barca are now top of laliga with 1 point. However Barcelona fans are blasting umtiti for been the worst on the pitch as call him "very useless and worthless" this is such a frustrating way of dropping points after good performance but due to umtiti stupid error, stepping out so
Fc Barcelona beat Real Sociedad on penalties to reach the final of the super cup after the game Ronald Koeman was interviewed in a post-match conference where he gave his views on the team's performance and also highlighted some things the players need to work on, below is the Dutchman full statement. Ronald Koeman: "The final penalty? I had four names written down, and I asked who wanted to shoot the last one to win... Riqui wanted to take it, with determination." Koeman: "Our midfielders need to reach the
Riqui Puig Stats at HT vs Celta Vigo: • 50 total touches • Won 4/6 fifty fifty balls • 95.2% passing accuracy Permanent starter material. Reactions @Ganiyu The one thing a love most about Riqui puig is that, he doesn't think twice before shoooottttiiiinnggg🔥🔥🔥🔥, something Barça midfielders lack😭😭😭 @Sameer Riqui Puig looks like he's been doing this for years rather than being a 20 year old on his first start of the season @Pablo I’m sold on him. His ability to move with the ball
Dilemmas at Barça Front yard: Barça are suffering from 'overbooking' in attack: who stays and who goes? With Lionel Messi now confirmed to be staying at the club, Koeman needs to decide who he wants to keep and who he doesn't. Meanwhile, some fans have taken to Twitter to voice their opinions and here are some of the tweets: "@LXionel: 'If people want Riqui to play they should expect 2big signings to leave. @a_stephen97: 'But they won't leave. So Riqui should fight his way into the 11 again. Everyone should,
THE NAME ON EVERYONE'S LIPS: RIQUI PUIG This young Spanish kid literally has the world at his feet. He has toyed with every opposition player he's been out up against. He might look fragile physically, well don't let physicality mix up with pure raw potential and the energy he injects in the team. Yesterday he dropped a man of the match worthy performance against a world class team. The match started and Barca has a chance to counter in the opening 5 minutes. Messi sets Riqui Puig up the right wing to run straight
Ronald Koeman won his first trophy as a Barcelona manager last Saturday when his team defeated Athletic Bilbao 4-0 in the Copa Del Rey final.The victory shows that Koeman has been doing very well as coach of Barcelona and perhaps deserves to continue at the club.SEE ALSO: Rio Ferdinand condemns Manchester United for refusing to apologize after collapse of the European Super League However, Ronald Koeman has received criticism for not including Riqui Puig in the squad for the Copa Del Rey final.
As Barcelona need to rejuvenate their squad, plenty of la masia youngsters are ready to assume big responsibilities in the future and even present. Almost all the criticism in present time, la masia is ahead of all other academies across Europe in producing great talents and gifted players the likes of Lionel Messi, Xavi Hernandez, Andres iniesta, cesc fabregas, Puyol and so on came from this academy. Presently, players from the academy can not be compared to the past. But, considering the current team requiring
When asked to mention some upcoming stars in football, post people will mention the likes of Greenwood, Ascensio, Ansu fati and the likes but have y'all heard of the rising star Rique puig? Alright, I'm going to be talking about some of the abilities of the youngster. Although short, tender and flimsy to the eyes, but he is not with the ball on his feet. Riqui is every defender's nightmare, he moves with precision, time his runs with perfection and most importantly, assesses the surroundings with the eyes of
According to a report provided by Spanish media outlet SPORT, Riqui Puig will remain in Barcelona. It is reported that the midfielder is eager to contribute for the Garnet and Blue, with manager Ronald Koeman planning to rely on him more extensively in the coming season. SPORT also said that Riqui had received numerous offers from major European clubs, but that he had turned them all down in order to remain at Barcelona.
I want to give an advice to riqui. Challenge everything, proof for every one that you deserve to be a crucial part of barca's midfield. You should be strong, soon you will take what you deserve, and you will play again with barca not with any other team, just stay strong and don't hear for anyone that tell you that you aren't strong or that you don't deserve to play with barca, we're all with you and supporting you. Few days ago I watched a clip for someone telling riqui that he deserves to sit on bench, and
❗BREAKING: Riqui Puig will stay at Barça. He has ruled out the possibility of leaving on loan and will remain with the first team. ❗The decision was made after a meeting between Barça's sports management and Puig's father and agent today. ⚛️The pros and cons of Riqui Puig leaving on loan So after the match last night Ronald Koeman said that Riqui is the future of FC Barcelona, but for him to get regular minutes he should leave on loan. So I'll discuss the positives and negatives of Riqui going on loan.