Lionel Messi:  his existing deal expires at the end of the season, and he has previously said he is in no rush to decide on his future. Photograph:  Getty Images

Barcelona have denied responsibility for the publication of Lionel Messi’s current contract with the Catalan giants. Spanish newspaper El Mundo publi(...)

Barcelona’s Argentine forward Lionel Messi during their Spanish League match against Getafe on October 17th. Photograph: Gabriel Bouys/AFP via Getty Images

Barcelona defender Gerard Piqué has torn into the club over their handling of the Lionel Messi contract situation, which resulted in the forward attem(...)

Lionel Messi after the 8-2 Champions League loss to Bayern Munch. ‘I would never go to court against Barca because it is the club that I love.’ Photograph: Manu Fernandez/Pool via Getty Images

Lionel Messi has confirmed he will remain at Barcelona for another season having previously stated his intention to leave the club on a free transfer.(...)

Street artwork in Barcelona depicting Lionel Messi as Argentinian revolutionary  Che Guevara. Photograph: Pau Barrena/Getty Images

Six days after Lionel Messi told Barcelona he wanted out, the exit process is bogged down in legal claim and counter-claim. Yesterday, La Liga annou(...)

 Barcelona great Lionel Messi this week told the club he wants to leave. Photograph: Andreu Dalmau/EPA

After what Barcelona supporters have endured in the last six weeks, it would be a struggle to persuade them that football is but a trifling matter. Fi(...)

An emotional Andres Iniesta walks off the pitch after being substituted in Barcelona’s Copa del  Rey final win over Sevilla at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in  Madrid. Photograph: Juan Medina/Reuters

Barcelona 5 Sevilla 0 Spanish media paid tribute to Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta after he starred in his side’s 5-0 thrashing of Sevilla in the C(...)

Video footage shows Neymar storm out of a Barcelona training session after a bust-up with new signing Nélson Semedo. Photograph: Juanjo Martin/EPA

Neymar was involved a training ground fight with a Barcelona team-mate as his as his world record transfer to Paris Saint-Germain appears to edge clos(...)

 Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino. Photograph:  John Walton/PA Wire

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino claims he could never join Barcelona due to his past at the city’s other major club Espanyol just as it would be(...)

 Barcelona say they will not be selling any players - ruling out any deal involving Pedro. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA

Barcelona have completed their business in the latest transfer window and the Spanish and European champions’ squad is now “closed”, president Josep B(...)