Barcelona coach Luis Enrique is wary of the threat posed by an "unknown" Valencia on Saturday after Los Che recently moved onto their fourth manager in less than 12 months with the appointment of Cesare Prandelli.
Former Italy boss Prandelli replaced Pako Ayestaran earlier this month, who himself had only taken over from Gary Neville in April of this year. The English coach succeeded Nuno Espirito Santo last December, while Voro (Salvador Gonzalez Marco) had also held the position as a caretaker...
MANCHESTER -- Pep Guardiola says he would rather quit Manchester City and go back to Spain than change his style of play.
The City boss has failed to win any of his last four games and was beaten 4-0 by Barcelona in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Sergio Aguero was left on the bench at Camp Nou, and Claudio Bravo was sent off for handling the ball outside the box after fluffing a clearance.
Guardiola said it will take time for him and his players to adapt, but he insists he won't change his attacking...
Nani has said he is looking forward to facing "special" Barcelona star Lionel Messi at the Mestalla on Saturday.
But Marca reported the Valencia winger as saying his Portugal international captain Cristiano Ronaldo would provide tough competition in the race for the Ballon d'Or.
Messi scored a hat trick as Barcelona swept past Manchester City 4-0 in the Champions League on Wednesday -- his fourth goal in two games since returning from injury.
And Nani said: "Messi is a special player and there are...
While their Catalan namesakes are probably better known, Ecuadorian side Barcelona Sporting Club can call on the support of an incredibly loyal fan.
The lady in question is 102-year-old super fan Maria Guadalupe and she has followed the team through thick and thin since 1925 -- the year the club was first formed.
As a token of esteem for her many decades of unwavering support, Barca invited her along for a special VIP tour.
As well as taking part in a training session with a few of the players,...