• Eto’o prefers Iniesta to Ronaldo and Messi: He deserves four Ballons d’Or

    Eto’o prefers Iniesta to Ronaldo and Messi: He deserves four Ballons d’Or

    Andres Iniesta deserves to have won multiple Ballon d’Or awards, according to the midfielder’s former Barcelona team-mate Samuel Eto’o.

    Samuel Eto’o believes Andres Iniesta is a better player than either Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi and says the midfielder should have won multiple Ballon d’Or awards.

    Iniesta returned from a month out with a hamstring injury in Saturday’s 1-1 El Clasico draw with Real Madrid and Eto’o talked up his former Barca team-mate.

    The pair won three LaLiga titles and two Champions League […]

  • Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta to make return in El Clasico

    Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta to make return in El Clasico

    Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta is set to return to first team action against Real Madrid at Camp Nou on Saturday.

    Iniesta has missed Barca’s last six matches since damaging his knee ligaments in the win over Valencia in October and initial fears were that he would not play again this year.

    However, he has recovered quicker than expected and returned to full training last week. If he was not suspended, Luis Enrique said, he would even played against Hercules in the Copa […]

  • Iniesta in tears after being stretchered off

    Iniesta in tears after being stretchered off

    The Spain international was caught by Enzo Perez at the Mestalla and was replaced by Ivan Rakitic as the injuries continue to mount up for Luis Enrique.

    Andres Iniesta was left in tears after being stretchered off in the early stages of Barcelona’s clash with Valencia.

    The Spain international was caught by Enzo Perez at the Mestalla, and a stretcher was called for immediately as he was replaced by Ivan Rakitic.

    The 2010 World Cup winner looked to have injured his knee as […]

  • Barcelona reunion with Machester City’s Guardiola will be ‘special’ – Iniesta

    Barcelona reunion with Machester City’s Guardiola will be ‘special’ – Iniesta

    Andres Iniesta is anticipating a “special” match when Barcelona host former manager Pep Guardiola and Manchester City on Wednesday.

    Guardiola spent four wildly successful seasons in charge at the Camp Nou, bringing the club two Champions League and three La Liga titles. The former Bayern Munich boss joined Premier League giants Manchester City over the summer and has the club atop the league after a sizzling start to the campaign.

    City will visit his former club for a highly anticipated Champions League […]

  • Iniesta: Guardiola knows what I want

    Iniesta: Guardiola knows what I want

    The 32-year-old is steadfast in his desire to end his playing career at Camp Nou, even if he acknowledged it might not be up to him.

    Andres Iniesta has declared that not even Pep Guardiola could tempt him away from retiring at Barcelona, confirming he wishes to end his career at Camp Nou.

    The attacking midfielder has a contract with the Catalans until June 2018 and is keen to sign a renewal that will take him all the way to the date […]