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Futbol Club Barcelona, also known as Barcelona and familiarly as Barça, has won 23 La Liga, 27 Copa del Rey, 11 Supercopa de España, 3 Copa Eva Duarte and 2 Copa de la Liga trophies, as well as being the record holder for the latter four competitions. In international club football, Barcelona has won five UEFA Champions League titles, a record four UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup, a shared record five UEFA Super Cup, a record three Inter-Cities Fairs Cup and a shared record two FIFA Club World Cup trophies.[ Barcelona was ranked first in the IFFHS Club World Ranking for 1997, 2009, 2011 and 2012 and occupies the second position on the UEFA club rankings. The club has a long-standing rivalry with Real Madrid; matches between the two teams are referred to as El Clásico.

According to the radio program El Larguero on Spanish radio station Cadena Ser, Lionel Messi has agreed to extend his contract with Barcelona for an additional three years, with an option for a fourth year. The new deal would go to 2021 as a minimum, meaning that Messi will tie himself to Barcelona until he [...]

Manchester United have moved clear of Real Madrid as the most valuable football club in Europe, a report by auditors KPMG has found. United have been valued at €3.004 billion, ahead of both Real (€2.895bn) and Barcelona (€2.688bn). KPMG had estimated Madrid and United as being worth €2.9bn at the end of the 2015-16 season. [...]

Barcelona have confirmed that Ernesto Valverde will be their new manager, replacing Luis Enrique, a decision that reporter Guillem Balague told Sky Sports was a "safe choice". The 53-yer-old Valverde, who is a former Barcelona player has signed a two-year deal, and Balague says that he will add layers to the current side. Balague told [...]

icente Calderon an Saturday, ensuring Iniesta picked up the 33rd title of his career, passing former club and international team mate Xavi, who had been tied with him on 32 trophies. This was Iniesta's fifth Spanish cup, and was also remarkably his 30th domestic honor with Barcelona, including eight La Ligas and four Champions Leagues, [...]

In the end there was something for Camp Nou to sing about, with four goals in under 30 minutes helping Barcelona surge past Eibar, but much of this game left the world in no doubt over who deserved the Spanish league title this season. Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi were guilty of some huge misses, [...]

Barcelona vice-president Jordi Mestre has revealed that a decision has already been made over who will replace Luis Enrique as head coach at the end of the season. Enrique, still on track for a domestic double this term, confirmed in March that he is to leave this summer after three years at the club. Ronald [...]

Luis Enrique compared Neymar to a ballerina after the Brazilian's fine form continued in Barcelona's 4-1 win over Villarreal at Camp Nou on Saturday. Neymar opened the scoring in the first half, but it was his trickery and showboating which brought the home supporters to their feet in the second period. In the build up [...]

With just over two weeks before the Liga season concludes, it is squeaky bum time in Barcelona and Madrid. There’s every chance this Liga race is going down to the final day, but what team has the advantage in the run-in? Both clubs are on 81 points, but it remains advantage Real with Los Blancos [...]

We have tickets to every Barcelona USA pre-season tour match as new manager Ernesto Valverde will get his first look at his new side as Barca take on Juventus, Manchester City and Real Madrid in three high-profile friendlies. Going to a Barcelona match at the world famous Camp Nou is an incredible experience. If you have never been, [...]

Barcelona’s hopes of a third straight La Liga title were left hanging by a thread as Malaga deservedly beat the 10-man Catalans 2-0 on Sunday. Malaga beat Barca at home for the first time since December 2003 in a match tainted by controversy as Neymar was sent off, Adalberto Penaranda had a goal wrongly disallowed [...]