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Tottenham knew of Pochettino's meeting with Barcelona chief - source

The Tottenham net-minder talks up the team's hopes to qualify for the UCL again, and their vision for league success.

Tottenham Hotspur were aware of manager Mauricio Pochettino's meeting with Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu in Spain this week, a source has told ESPN FC, with the get-together increasing speculation he is a contender to become the La Liga club's next coach.

The source at Tottenham said Pochettino and Bartomeu have been friends for years, and that the club knew of the meeting in a central Barcelona restaurant.

Current Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has announced that he will step down at the...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Lionel Messi court date three days prior to Barcelona-Real Madrid Clasico

Lionel Messi court
Lionel Messi has appealed a tax fraud sentence handed down by a Barcelona court.

Spain's supreme court scheduled a hearing for the appeal of Barcelona star Lionel Messi and his father against a 21-month prison sentence for tax fraud on April 20, three days before the Catalan club are to play Real Madrid in the Clasico, Spain media reports.

The five-time World Player of the Year and his father, Jorge Messi, were handed a 21-month suspended sentence by a court in Barcelona on July 6 after being found guilty of three counts of tax fraud. 

Prosecutors maintained that Messi...

Barcelona deny Rafinha will leave amid reported Arsenal, Liverpool interest

Rafinha in action for Barcelona against Athletic Bilbao in La Liga.
Rafinha has started Barcelona's last six games, all of which they have won.

Barcelona sporting director Robert Fernandez has played down speculation that Rafinha will leave for a new club this summer.

El Mundo Deportivo claims on Friday that Arsenal, Liverpool and Juventus are all interested in the Brazil international midfielder, while pointing out that no offers have been made yet.

Asked if Rafinha would leave Barca at the end of the season and if the player would be available on the transfer market, Fernandez told Cadena Ser: "No.

"Many things have come out. I understand...

 By Ian Holyman

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe mustn't rush into big-money move - Karim Benzema

With talks of Dortmund eyeing Monaco's Kylian Mbappe, Raf Honigstein thinks the youngster's price tag may now be too large.

Karim Benzema hopes to finish his career at Real Madrid but believes Monaco's teenage star Kylian Mbappe should wait before following in his footsteps by making a move abroad.

Benzema, 29, made the switch from Lyon to Madrid in 2009 and has established himself as one of Europe's top strikers at the Santiago Bernabeu, winning two Champions Leagues and a La Liga title.

Media reports last month suggested Madrid are this summer ready to extend the France international's contract beyond its current expiry...

Ajax's Justin Kluivert wants Barcelona, Premier League spells like his father

Patrick Kluivert's 17-year-old son, Justin, opened his Ajax account in their 1-1 Eredivisie draw with Excelsior.

Ajax winger Justin Kluivert has said he idolises Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo but dreams of playing for Barcelona after a spell in the Premier League.

Kluivert, 17, the son of former Netherlands, AC Milan, Barca and Ajax striker Patrick, scored his first senior goal in a 1-1 draw against Excelsior last weekend and is tipped to have a bright future in the game after making his debut against PEC Zwolle earlier this year. He is already an under-18 international with Netherlands and is expected...