Former Barcelona player Juliano Belletti shows the name of Manchester United football club during the UEFA Champions League Group stage draw ceremony in Monaco. Photo: Valery Hache/Getty Images

Manchester City’s unhappy knack of being handed tough Champions League draws continued on Thursday, when they were placed into a group alongside last (...)

Barcelona’s Luis Suarez celebrates a goal during their Spanish first division soccer match against Athletic Bilbao at San Mames stadium. Photo: Vincent West/Reuters

Barcelona gained a measure of revenge for their Supercopa mauling at the hands of Athletic Bilbao by claiming a 1-0 win at San Mames in the opening ro(...)

Barcelona’s Neymar is reportedly open to a move to Manchester United. Photograph: Reuters

Neymar is open to moving to Manchester United from Barcelona, though there is a recognition the transfer is unlikely to occur before the current windo(...)

Gerard Piqué was shown a straight red card for abusing the assistant referee during Barcelona’s 1-1 draw with Athletic Bilbao. Photograph: AFP

The Barcelona defender Gerard Piqué faces being suspended for up to 12 weeks following an extraordinary outburst aimed at an assistant referee during (...)

Manchester United target Pedro  has denied asking to leave Barcelona. Photograph: Getty

The Manchester United target, Pedro, denied claims that he wants to leave Barcelona after scoring the winning goal in the thrilling European Super Cup(...)

Pedro scored the winner for Barcelona as they beat Sevilla 5-4 after extra time in a thrilling Super Cup in Tbilisi. Photograph: Getty

Barcelona 5 Sevilla 4 (AET) Substitute Pedro scored the winner on what may be his final Barcelona appearance as the Catalans emerged with a 5-4 extra(...)

Manchester United target Pedro has asked to leave Barcelona. Photograph: Getty

The Manchester United target, Pedro, has asked Barcelona for a transfer with the Catalan club insisting it will not countenance offers below the forwa(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is hopeful of signing Pedro from Barcelona. Photograph: Afp

Louis van Gaal is hopeful of buying Pedro from Barcelona to increase Manchester United’s attacking options, with the manager poised to trigger the for(...)

Everton have confirmed the signing of Gerard Deulofeu from Barcelona. Photogrpah: PA

Everton have confirmed the signing of Barcelona winger Gerard Deulofeu. The 21-year-old has signed a three-year-contract, with the option of a furthe(...)

Barcelona’s Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez and children pose with the trophy after the Champions League Final win over Juventus  at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin.  Photo: Oliver Lang/Getty

It was quarter to one in the morning and the first of the treble winners to leave was Ivan Rakitic, heading down the slope in the basement of the Olym(...)