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Analysing Ousmane Dembele

Analysing Ousmane Dembele requires much more detail than the impulsive reactions we are too used to when it comes to discussing him — when defending a player, many times some fans try to instead criticise a teammate or person. Assessing…

Alejandro Balde will be out for six weeks

17-year-old La Masia left-back Alejandro Balde will be out for six weeks after he suffered an ankle sprain during last weekend’s friendly loss from Barça B against Cornella. For his reaction, taken off on a stretcher and covering his face,…

Sergi Roberto

Sergiño Dest is an extraordinary and extremely exciting addition, but it doesn’t mean Sergi Roberto will give up on his role. While both played in midfield in the past, they have completely different skillsets and are in very distinct stages…

Ansu Fati

It seems unthinkable that someone dislikes Ansu Fati, but you always have that fear when a new coach arrives. Each manager has his own preferences, some will not care about the age, others will prefer to trust more proven and…

La Masia boys

Barcelona keep closing the doors to the La Masía boys. And despite all of this, these keep knocking the doors down. But then another closed door appears in front of them, and then another, another, another. Riqui Puig should have…

Crucial stage

The vote of no confidence is in a crucial stage, but in a better situation than when it started. To remove the current board from the power 16,521 signatures of club members, or socis, are needed before 17 September. With…

Lionel Messi

The 19/20 season will unfortunately be remembered for two things for Barça: for being a terrible one collectively, and for being Messi’s last. Sadly, it seems like we won’t see Leo with the number 10 over red and blue colours,…

Gerard Pique

Generally speaking, Pique’s 19/20 season has not been too dissimilar from the 18 An unsteady start, very high peaks, and a very poor ending that, in the eyes of fans, seems to ruin everything that preceded it. His performances have…

Neymar was mocked

During 3 seasons Neymar was mocked. For trying to escape Messi’s shadow and only winning domestic titles in the so-called farmers league. For injuries and parties at his sister’s birthday. For European eliminations in which he was unfit to get…

The time is up for Setién.

The time is up for Quique Setién. And, admittedly, he hasn’t done much to prevent it. Another question is whether he could have done something, or if he was just a prey of the club’s incompetence and the squad’s unbalanced…