Barça 5-0 Celta: Quick off the mark | FC Barcelona
Following the 1-1 draw at Balaídos, there have been some nerves within the construct as much as Thursday’s Copa del Rey spherical of 16 second leg. But these considerations have been quickly dispelled as Barça stormed off the blocks and with 4 goals within the first 31 minutes, the remaining hour was nothing greater than a formality.
HIGHLIGHTS: Barça 5 Celta 0 | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona put in an awesome efficiency to beat Celta 5-0 at Camp Nou to safe a 6-1 mixture win of their final 16 Copa del Rey tie. Leo Messi scored twice with Jordi Alba, Luis Suárez and Ivan Rakitic getting in on the act additionally with 4 of these goals coming within the first half.
Dembélé wins Camp Nou fans’ hearts | FC Barcelona
Ousmane Dembélé’s health is enhancing daily. The French attacker, a substitute in opposition to Celta, had the Camp Nou falling in love with him after an exquisite cameo look through the 31 minutes he was on the pitch. It was his fourth match for the Blaugrana – the second after the intense harm suffered in September – however the No.11 left the Barça followers in little question as to his high quality.
Espanyol, opponents in the quarter finals of the Copa del Rey | FC Barcelona
There shall be a derby within the Copa del Rey after Espanyol and FC Barcelona have been paired with one another within the quarterfinals of the Cup competitors. The first leg shall be performed on the RCDE Stadium on January 17 or 18, whereas the return shall be on the Camp Nou one week later. Dates and occasions are nonetheless to be confirmed.
Barca must sell after Coutinho, Mina arrivals but bargaining position is weak | ESPN
Oscar Grau, Pep Segura and Robert Fernandez may give themselves a pat on the again. We’re not even on the midway point in January they usually have managed to tie up offers for the 2 athletes Barcelona needed this month: Philippe Coutinho and Yerry Mina.
Ernesto Valverde hails Mina’s ‘potential and youth’ | FC Barcelona
Ernesto Valverde was naturally delighted after the 5-0 defeat of Celta to achieve the final eight of the Copa del Rey. “The first half was extraordinary on every level” he stated. “We were fully concentrated against an opponent who we respect very highly and who have made things difficult for us this season.”
Yerry Mina’s first hours in Barcelona | FC Barcelona
Next, let’s check out the Colombian central defender’s second day within the metropolis of Barcelona. The medical check-ups, the photograph with the protect… don’t miss it!
Only Messi should be worth more than €100m – Voller | Goal
World Cup winner Voller, nevertheless, believes such charges for these athletes are exorbitant. “For me, there is just one athlete price greater than €100m, and naturally that’s Lionel Messi,” he informed Suddeutsche Zeitung. “But I’ve grown used to being amazed.”
‘Arda to Basaksehir 99% likely’ | Football Espana
Arda Turan’s agent has confirmed that the Barcelona midfielder is “more than 99 percent” prone to be part of Istanbul Basaksehir. Arda is surplus to necessities at Barca, having not made a single look for the aspect this season, whereas Basaksehir lead the Turkish high flight by a point and would welcome their countryman’s arrival.