Summarizing Barcelona's disastrous summer and how it only seems to be getting worse.
The signing of Paulinho may have been the straw that broke the camel's back for many a Barcelona fan. After the Brazilian's signing was made official, fans took to Twitter to voice their displeasure. Grievances made against the signing was age, quality, and transfer price. These are all valid criticisms. It's also valid to want … Continue reading Barcelona fans vent their frustration on social media
A day most Barcelona fans were dreading, the club made the Paulinho signing official. He comes in from Guangzhou Evergrande for a paltry fee of €40 million. Seems like that kind of money doesn't get you much these days. Paulinho will most likely be the first player a big club brings in from the Chinese Super … Continue reading Barcelona actually signed Paulinho
Real Madrid beat Barcelona 3-1 in the first leg of the Spanish Supercup. Madrid took the lead early on in the second-half after an own-goal from Gerard Pique. Barcelona would tie it up on a Lionel Messi penalty. Keylor Navas took down Luis Suarez but replay showed that the Uruguayan striker embellished the contact. Cristinao … Continue reading Barcelona 1 – Real Madrid 3
Once Neymar was sold to PSG, Barcelona found themselves with €222 million to spend. Players like Mbappe, Dembélé, Coutinho, and Dybala were some of the names thrown about. The one thing all those players had in common was that their respective clubs were not going to let them go so easily. They were going to take … Continue reading The Paulinho transfer is more than just a signing
Some thoughts on Neymar leaving and how it was handled.
This transfer drama just won't end. After Barcelona put out a statement yesterday admitting that Neymar was set to leave Barcelona, all signs pointed to the culmination of this drawn-out saga. The 25-year old Brazilian even said his goodbyes to teammates and staff. Lionel Messi also dedicated a heartfelt Instagram post to the departing … Continue reading La Liga refuse to accept Neymar’s buy-out clause