Barcelona to Extend Sergi Roberto Contract, Exploring Marcos Alonso Signing

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Barcelona are reportedly close to agreeing a contract extension with central midfielder Sergi Roberto. According to Fabrizio Romano, talks between both parties are at the final stages, with an official announcement expected in the coming days. With the summer transfer window approaching, the Spanish club have also displayed an interest in bringing Chelsea left-back Marcos […] READ MORE


Returning Players: Jordi Alba

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Welcome to Last Word on Football’s ‘Returning Players’ series. Today, we take a look at Jordi Alba. The Spaniard came through the famous ‘La Masia‘ youth academy at Barcelona but left the club at the age of 16 after being deemed too small. The full-back then made a name for himself at Valencia and earned […] READ MORE



Team of the Decade: Barcelona

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Welcome to Last Word on Football’s Team of the Decade series. Today we look at the players and manager who have made it into the Barcelona line-up. They have dominated the domestic competition in Spain over the last ten years. They won the league seven times and won the Copa Del Rey six times while […] READ MORE


REPORT: Chelsea to Battle Barcelona for Alex Telles

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According to reports from Sport, Premier League side Chelsea are set to battle FC Barcelona for the signature of Porto’s star left-back, Alex Telles. The 27-year-old Brazilian has been in sensational form since signing for Porto after an impressive season with Inter Milan. Furthermore, he has helped Porto to two second-place finishes and one Liga NOS […] READ MORE


REPORT: Bayern Munich Might Lose David Alaba Amid Barcelona and Real Madrid Interest

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Bayern Munich might lose David Alaba amid Barcelona and Real Madrid interest, according to Christian Falk of Sportsbild. Bayern Munich Might Lose David Alaba Amid Barcelona and Real Madrid Alaba’s time at Bayern Munich Bar a six-month loan spell at Hoffenheim, Alaba has spent his entire professional career at Bayern Munich. The Austrian international has […] READ MORE


Antoine Griezmann Has Found His Position at Barcelona

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When Barcelona signed Antoine Griezmann it was hard to envision what his position would be. Would he play on the wing? Will he replace Luis Suarez? How does he fit into a team that already has Lionel Messi? They’re all fair questions but, heading into El Clasico on Wednesday, Barcelona have found the answer with […] READ MORE


Ernesto Valverde Controls Barcelona’s Season

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Ernesto Valverde must believe his job as manager of Barcelona is a gift and a curse. On the one hand, you get the opportunity to work with the best players in the world, day-in and day-out. On the other hand, the pressure is so great that failure is almost inescapable; even after winning back-to-back La […] READ MORE


Transfer Rumours: Barcelona and Napoli

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Last Word on Football’s Football Transfer News looks at the latest transfer rumours from around world football. In today’s edition, Barcelona move for Junior Firpo and Napoli continue to go big game hunting. European Transfer Rumours Barcelona Finally In For Firpo Real Betis left-back Junior Firpo has been on Barcelona’s radar since his stellar performance for Betis […] READ MORE


La Liga Weekend: Team of the Season

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With the season coming to a close it is time to lay out the La Liga Team of the Season. But first, just a couple of details. This team of the season is set up in a 4-2-3-1 formation because it best fits the players chosen. Before that though, let’s take a look at the […] READ MORE