Lionel Messi

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Will Return To Barcelona, My Home, Says Argentine Player Messi

In a recent interview which created speculations of legendary player Lionel Messi's retirement, he admitted to return to Barcelona. He said, "When I finish my career, I will return to live in Barcelona, it's my home." Lionel Messi created history for Argentina after winning the won the 'most prestigious trophy' the FIFA World Cup 2022. At present, Messi has a contract with PSG until the end of this season.

Fri, 03 Feb 2023 - 02:01 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Lionel Messi, Barcelona, footballer, fifa world cup 2022, interview

Courtesy: NDTV

Robert Lewandowski

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Robert Lewandowski Turns Down Chelsea, PSG & Joins Barcelona

FC Barcelona president Joan Laporta stated that the "Catalans" had to compete for Robert Lewandowski's signature on a contract with Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain "where he could earn more money." The Polish striker signed a four-year deal with FC Barcelona this summer in order to embark on a new adventure. The 33-year-old cleared his medical on July 18 in Miami, Florida, where FC Barcelona is preparing for the upcoming season. 

Wed, 20 Jul 2022 - 04:55 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Football, Robert Lewandowski, Chelsea, PSG, Barcelona

Courtesy: Zee news

Leeds United Winger Raphinha

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Leeds United Winger Raphinha In High Demand; Barcelona Present 1st Offer

Raphinha, a Leeds United winger, is in high demand during the summer transfer window. Barcelona, Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur, and Chelsea are all interested in signing the Brazilian footballer. Barcelona, on the other hand, is one step ahead in their pursuit of the Leeds winger, having placed a verbal offer for Raphinha. Juventus are interested in signing Roberto Firmino as part of a swap proposal with Liverpool for Adrien Rabiot.

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 - 08:40 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Football, Barcelona, Liverpool, Chelsea, Brazilian footballer

Courtesy: India Today

Colombian Artist Shakira & Footballer Gerard Pique

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Colombian Artist Shakira & Footballer Gerard Pique Announce Separation

Shakira, a Colombian singer, and Gerard Pique, a defender for FC Barcelona, have announced their separation after a decade-long relationship on June 4. They had been living together on the outskirts of Barcelona for years and have two boys. The couple disclosed their split only a week after Spanish court records pushed Shakira closer to facing tax fraud charges in Spain after a Barcelona court refused her appeal. 

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 09:00 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Shakira, Gerard Pique, Barcelona, Divorce, SINGER

Courtesy: NDTV

African Footballer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

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African Footballer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Announces His Retirement

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has declared his retirement from international football. The Barcelona striker played in 72 games for Gabon, scoring 30 goals, and served as captain. He is his country's all-time leading scorer, and he was named African Footballer of the Year in 2010. He has opted to concentrate on his club career after an early exit from the Africa Cup of Nations earlier this year.

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 06:30 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Football, Africa, gabon, retirement, Barcelona

Courtesy: ANI

Tanla and Truecaller

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Tanla Partners With Truecaller To Deliver First-Of-Its-Kind Distinctive Digital Experience

Tanla has entered a partnership with Truecaller at MWC'22, Barcelona. The Truecaller Business Messaging will now be powered by Tanla’s Wisely CPaaS platform. It aims to help businesses reach out to more than 300 million active users of Truecaller with relevant messages and engaging content. "Together with Truecaller, we are enabling enterprises to create more relevant, secure and rich digital experiences with a personal touch," said Uday… read-more

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 - 12:57 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Tanla, truecaller, Barcelona, India, SMS services

Courtesy: ANI

Xavi Hernandez

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Xavi Hernandez Gets Appointed As FC Barcelona's Head Coach

Xavi Hernandez has been appointed as the head coach of FC Barcelona for the current season and two more seasons. Xavi made 767 appearances for the team, and the record was recently broken by Leo Messi with 778. Reportedly, the presentation event for the appointment of the coach will take place on November 8 , which will be open to the public at Camp Nou.

Sat, 06 Nov 2021 - 01:46 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: FC Barcelona, Lionel Messi, Football, Barcelona, head coach

Courtesy: ANI

Cricket ground

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Football Dominated City Barcelona To Construct First Cricket Ground

Soon Barcelona is preparing to build its first cricket ground. Reportedly, the citizens in an initiative have offered the plan to invest $1.4 million to build a cricket pitch. The ground will likely be built on a hilltop location standing side to Barcelona's Olympic stadium. Approximately, there are 400 cricketers divided into 25 men’s and women’s teams in the city. “We will have our field here,” said team coach Shahbaz Shauqad.

Fri, 16 Jul 2021 - 07:50 PM / by Umang Bafna

Tags: Barcelona, Spain, Cricket, olympic stadium

Courtesy: National News

Lionel Messi

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Messi’s Barcelona Contract Expires, Becomes Free Agent

The six-time Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi is a free agent now, after his contract with the Spanish club, Barcelona ended on June 30. The Argentinian star striker had shown his desire to quit the club at the end of the 2019-20 season. However, Barcelona was successful in keeping him for one more season. Messi is associated with clubs like Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain.

Fri, 02 Jul 2021 - 05:56 PM / by Sahil Quadir

Tags: Lionel Messi, Barcelona, free agent, Contract

Courtesy: livemint


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Spain: COVID State Of Emergency Comes To End As Situation Improves

After almost seven months, the authorities in Spain revoked the state of emergency declared due to COVID-19. The emergency was declared in October 2020 and it gave the government right to impose restrictions such as night curfew or banning the travel. "We're getting a bit of normality back, of freedom, but we have to keep in mind that the virus is still around," stated a citizen in Barcelona. 

Mon, 10 May 2021 - 09:10 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Spain, State of Emergency, Covid -19, Barcelona

Courtesy: LiveMint