Barcelona news reside updates: Messi and Valverde row plus extra…
Saturday September 30
Messi can reinforce
13:02: Carles Puyol says Lionel Messi nonetheless have room for growth on the age of 30.
“Leo is going very fast. I hope that he plays 500 more matches for the good of football and if it can be in Barcelona that would be even better,” Puyol instructed Mundo Deportivo.
“He could be very whole, dominates many sides of the sport and is certain to keep growing and give a contribution extra.
“He has gained the whole thing, is for me the most efficient in historical past, and to proceed with this want to reinforce and to win is useful.
“I think 28-30 years is the best age for a footballer because you are mature, you understand the game better, you know what you want, you know how to take care of yourself, and so I think we have many years of Leo Messi.”
Barcelona may sign up for Premier League
12:40: Barcelona may request to enroll in the Premier League if they’re kicked out of La Liga following a a hit Catalan independence vote.
Catalonia is going to the polls on Sunday for a arguable vote on their independence from Spain.
The Spanish executive don’t recognise the vote.
But had been they to succeed in independence Catalan recreation minister Gerard Figueras has claimed Barcelona may glance to enroll in a special league.
“In the case of independence, Catalan teams in La Liga – Barcelona, Espanyol and Girona – will have to decide where they want to play: in the Spanish league or a neighbouring country like Italy, France or the Premier League,” mentioned Figueras.
“Now in Spain there groups from different nations who play in nationwide leagues: golf equipment from Andorra in soccer and basketball.
“Monaco play in France, in England Welsh golf equipment. I don’t believe that UEFA has anything else towards seeing every other membership play in a special league from their nation.”
Two to hand over
12:20: Gerard Deulofeu and Paco Alcacer are in a position to hand over Barcelona to be able to in finding extra sport time somewhere else.
Both Deulofeu and Alcacer were tipped to face in for Ousmane Dembele because the France global recovers from harm.
Manager Ernesto Valverde used to be anticipated to at once exchange Dembele with one in every of his reserves to be able to handle Barca’s three-man attacking unit that still contains Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi.
But the boss switched to a Four-Four-2 formation for Barca’s ultimate La Liga sport.
Deulofeu and Alcacer are eyeing January strikes Marca say they’re going to pressure the problem if no longer given sufficient of an opportunity on the Nou Camp.
Messi and Valverde row
12:00: Lionel Messi is sad with Barcelona supervisor Ernesto Valverde over Luis Suarez.
Valverde is claimed to be dropping endurance with Suarez in spite of his sturdy begin to the season.
The boss isn’t inspired through stories he’s obese and missing his same old burst of pace.
Diario Gol declare Valverde is maintaining a tally of the Uruguayan.
But Messi is decided to keep away from a bust-up between his strike spouse and the executive.
According to the file, Messi and Valverde have argued over Suarez, with Argentine Messi insisting his boss stay religion within the 30-year-old.