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Hunter: Barcelona would take a Neymar & Coutinho swap deal

European football expert Graham Hunter believes Barcelona would be willing to do a trade deal with Paris Saint-Germain involving Neymar and Philippe Coutinho Neymar has...

Ernesto Valverde on Neymar and Coutinho

Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde has debunked rumours linking former player Neymar Jr to the club and further gave some insights on Philippe Coutinho's future. Rumours are rife that...

Coutinho not working hard enough- Hunter

Philippe Coutinho has been labelled a lazy player by Spanish football expert Graham Hunter. The Brazilian completed a £142million move from Liverpool to Barcelona in January 2018...

Valverde insists Coutinho  must fight for starting spot

Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde insists Philippe Coutinho remains a great player but must fight for his place in the club’s starting lineup. Coutinho started a...

Opinion: Barcelona should sell Philippe Coutinho ASAP

After proving that he is nowhere near the level that brought him from Liverpool, it is time for Barcelona to consider selling Philippe Coutinho. Right...

Coutinho still has big future at Barcelona – Guillermo Amor

Barcelona director Guillermo Amor has assured Philippe Coutinho of a big future at Camp Nou despite struggling for game time in the last four...

Barcelona manager defends Philippe Coutinho after criticism

Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde has come to the defense of Philippe Coutinho after recent criticism of the Brazilian’s form. The former Liverpool playmaker has struggled...

Suarez out for next 2 weeks in treble injury blow for...

Barcelona have confirmed they've been hit with a fresh set of injury blows ahead of Wednesday's Champions League match at PSV Eindhoven The biggest of...

Coutinho returns to training

After being sidelined for two weeks due to a thigh injury, Barcelona forward Philippe Coutinho has returned to training. Coutinho has been out injured since...

Valverde’s options to replace Coutinho at Barcelona

Now that we know Philippe Coutinho will be out for three weeks at Barcelona, we give you the options that Valverde has to replace...

Official: Coutinho out for 2 to 3 weeks at Barcelona

Barcelona have confirmed that Philippe Coutinho will be facing a spell on the sidelines for up to three weeks The 26-year-old midfielder sustained a hamstring...

Coutinho urged Barcelona to sign Liverpool star

Barcelona star midfielder Philippe Coutinho reportedly suggested the Catalans go after Liverpool's Roberto Firmino as a long-term replacement for Luis Suarez. The Brazilian wizard joined...

Philippe Coutinho: “Messi is the best ever”

Philippe Coutinho has hailed Barcelona team-mate Lionel Messi as the world's greatest ever footballer after another incredible display in their 4-2 Champions League win...

Mane still buzzing about the number 10 jersey

Sadio Mane has revealed why he decided to switch squad jersey numbers this summer and gave insight about his team's run of fixtures. Mane spent his...

Coutinho reveals nervousness ahead of debut

Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho has revealed he was anxious ahead of his debut in the UEFA Champions League for the Spanish champions. The Brazilian star...

Coutinho doesn’t like the comparisons with Iniesta

Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho is not having any of the Andres Iniesta comparisons, he wants to make his own path in Barcelona. For a great...

Coutinho doesn’t understand why Messi is not winning more UCLs

The Brazilian midfielder is excited about facing PSV but doesn't understand why the Argentinean superstar hasn't won more European titles Barcelona is set to face...

Luis Suarez impressed with Coutinho’s effort

Luis Suarez hailed the impact of Philippe Coutinho for changing the game in their narrow win against Real Sociedad. “The atmosphere was very hot, but we...

Neymar is back on beast-mode for Brazil vs El Salvador

Brazil skipper Neymar is back in top form as he led his national team to a dominant victory against El Salvador, he was involved...

Richarlison: Scoring for Brazil a “dream come true”

Brazil forward Richarlison was thrilled to mark his international starting debut with two goals against El Salvador The Everton star scored in both halves as...

Valverde’s new dilemma at Barcelona thanks to Coutinho

We explain how Philippe Coutinho's multitalented props can give manager Ernesto Valverde a new problem when he picks the starting eleven for Barcelona. During FC...

Barcelona didn’t play their best game – Valverde

Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde admitted that their 3-0 win opening day win over Alaves disguised what had been a below-par display from his side The...

Philippe Coutinho famous shirt number

Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho has picked up the club’s famous no. 7 shirt, according to FourFourTwo. The former Liverpool star has been handed the club’s famous...

Philippe Coutinho handed new shirt number at Barcelona

Barcelona have announced that Philippe Coutinho will be their new No. 7 for the upcoming season The Brazilian playmaker arrived at the Camp Nou in January...

Barca to use Coutinho tactics for Pogba

Barcelona are planning to employ the same tactics used to sign Phillipe Coutinho from Liverpool for Manchester United’s Paul Pogba, according to BristolLive. The midfielder...

Garcia backs Coutinho

Former Liverpool player Luis Garcia has backed Phillipe Coutinho to flourish for Barcelona in the upcoming season. Former Spain international believes Coutinho can be as...

Philippe Coutinho is like Neymar – Garcia

Philippe Coutinho will help fill the void left by Andres Iniesta and go on to have a similar impact to that of Neymar at...

“You cannot replace Philippe Coutinho” – Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has confessed that Liverpool was never looking to directly find a look-alike for Philippe Coutinho as it was simply impossible to do...

Barcelona increase bid for Brazilian star

Barcelona have increased their third bid for Willian to close to £60million so as to prise him away from Stamford Bridge. New manager, Maurizio Sarri...

Report: PSG make shock €270m bid for Coutinho

Paris Saint-Germain are confident of securing Barcelona playmaker Philippe Coutinho this summer for a stunning €270m, claims Spanish news outlet Mundo Deportivo The Brazil international...

Coutinho prepared for criticism after Brazil exit

Philippe Coutinho recently admitted he is expecting loads of criticism after they were knocked out from the quarter-finals on Friday. Brazil lost 2-1 to Belgium...

Coutinho flourishing in Neymar’s shadow, Roberto Carlos says

Roberto Carlos recently admitted Philippe Coutinho is blooming, even though he is still under Neymar's shadow, and might prove a key player for Brazil...

Coutinho is Brazil’s best player, says Mexico boss

Mexico manager Juan Carlos Osorio has revealed that he told Tite that he rates Philippe Coutinho as his best player ahead of their last of 16...

Ruiz believes that Coutinho is just as good as Neymar

Philippe Coutinho scored in both of Brazil's games and his late strike against Costa Rica was a winning one - and also because of...

Coutinho is on the same level as Neymar – Giovanni

Former Barcelona player Giovanni Silva believes that not only is Philippe Coutinho on the same level as Neymar, but that he is also a...

Review: Brazil – Switzerland

A pale Brazil couldn't hold off Switzerland and despite a fantastic strike by Coutinho, started the 2018 World Cup with a 1-1 draw. https://twitter.com/FIFAWorldCup/status/1008397899296858113Brazil and...

Losing Coutinho was the ‘best thing that could have happened’ to...

The former Manchester United ace believes the loss of Philippe Coutinho was the “best thing that could happen” to Liverpool as the Brazilian hasn’t...

Coutinho “The Magician” is one of my best friends – Firmino

Roberto Firmino rates his former Liverpool teammate "The Magician" Philippe Coutinho as one of the best friends he has ever made in football The Brazilian duo...

Coutinho believes that Salah and Neymar will shine

The World Cup is nearing and Philippe Coutinho claimed that it will be the right chance for many players to step up as Lionel...

La Liga is “so weak” – Liverpool owner

Liverpool owner John Henry has criticised La Liga and does not understand what could possibly be so attractive about a league that is "so...

Why Lionel Messi wants Rafinha sold

There have been media speculations that Messi is resistant of acknowledging that Rafinha isn’t on the same level as Philippe Coutinho and should be...

Coutinho exit was “painful” for Liverpool

Philippe Coutinho’s Liverpool exit in the January transfer window for Barcelona was a "painful" experience for the club, admits assistant coach Peter Krawietz The midfielder...

Coutinho equals Messi in goals scored from outside the box this...

Philippe Coutinho has now equalled Lionel Messi for the most goals scored from outside of the box this season after netting the winner in...

Coutinho: “We feel so bad not to get the record”

Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho has admitted that both himself and his teammates are feeling "so bad" about their failure to complete the club's title-winning La Liga...

Coutinho posts emotional farewell to Iniesta

After much speculation and countless rumours, Andres Iniesta finally announced his official departure from Barcelona in the summer. The midfielder has spent all of his career...

Coutinho determined to win first trophy at Barcelona

Philippe Coutinho is determined to win his first piece of silverware at Barcelona, ahead of their Copa del Rey final against Sevilla on Sunday The...

Ince believes that selling Coutinho helped Liverpool

Paul Ince insisted that almost everyone was afraid after Philippe Coutinho had left the club but Liverpool has managed to start to perform like...

Coutinho sale a “blessing in disguise”

Mark Schwarzer believes that the sale of Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona has actually been a "blessing in disguise" for Liverpool's attacking line The playmaker left Anfield...

Real Madrid rejected shock €70m+Coutinho bid for Bale

Reports in Spain have revealed that Liverpool tried to sign Gareth Bale in the summer by offering Real Madrid €70m and their former playmaker...

Arthur: “Neymar & Coutinho convinced me to join Barca”

Barcelona’s new signing Arthur has revealed that both Neymar and Philippe Coutinho strongly encouraged him to join the squad, after a deal had finally...

Wright predicts Real Madrid will sign Mohamed Salah

Ian Wright fears that Mohamed Salah could soon be lured away from Liverpool by Real Madrid after his stunning debut season in the Premier...

Coutinho welcomes Arthur move

Philippe Coutinho has revealed that he is excited at the prospect of teaming up with his Brazilian international teammate Arthur at Barcelona Arthur’s transfer to...

Coutinho will be a Barca fan for Chelsea match

Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho will be absent from the squad for their return leg against Chelsea in the Champions League due to being cup-tied The Brazilian...

Coutinho admitted Neymar would be welcomed back to Barca if he...

Following the recent rumours regarding Neymar's questionable future at Paris Saint-Germain, due to their elimination from the Champions League and his serious injury, Coutinho...

Coutinho will be replacing Iniesta

Considering Coutinho's inability to play in Europe this season, his role at Barcelona will be perfectly fulfilled - he will be the one replacing...

Liverpool ready to re-sign Suso

Reports are suggesting that Jurgen Klopp is looking to re-sign midfielder Suso from AC Milan in the upcoming summer transfer window as a replacement...

Liverpool without Coutinho – how are they doing?

Klopp's risky move is now paying off - Liverpool will certainly join the top four in the Premier League and will most likely proceed...

Klopp thinks Liverpool is more unpredictable without Coutinho

Coutinho's transfer to Barcelona could have shaken the club. However, it did not and Liverpool's manager is satisfied with the outcomes of the transfer...

Messi & Suarez delighted with Coutinho

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez are delighted with Barcelona’s new signing Philippe Coutinho after his selfless play in the club’s 6-1 win over Girona...

Coutinho having a major effect on Messi

Barcelona’s new €160m signing Philippe Coutinho has enabled Lionel Messi to begin his transition into a central midfielder in a bid to prolong his...

Is Coutinho Iniesta’s replacement?

When Coutinho was acquired by Barcelona during the January transfer window, fans were surprised as the Catalans were already ahead in La Liga. Another thing...

Coutinho’s transition is finally over

During the last game of Barcelona against Girona, Coutinho finally showed some signs as to why was he worth the £142 million Barcelona paid for...

Paulinho Bezerra to replace Coutinho against Chelsea

The absence of Philippe Coutinho and bad health of Ousmane Dembele have made Paulinho an almost certain starter in the game for the Champions...

Coutinho emphasizes difference between Liverpool & Barcelona

Philippe Coutinho has emphasized the difference between Barcelona and Liverpool with Brazilian still adapting to his new club’s style of play Coutinho joined Barcelona from...

Coutinho’s place in Barcelona

So far this season, Barcelona's newest acquisition has taken part in six games out of a total 12 since the beginning of the new...

Coutinho at Barca to win everything

Barcelona’s new signing Philippe Coutinho has again revealed his desire to win everything with Barcelona, while offering his new side advice about Chelsea in...

Firmino confident ahead of Porto match

Roberto Firmino believes that Liverpool can beat Porto on Wednesday at the Estadio de Dragao during their Champions League tie It has been Firmino’s strongest...

Coutinho savors first Barcelona goal

Barcelona new signing Philippe Coutinho has revealed his delight in scoring his first goal for his new club in their 2-0 victory over Valencia...

Barcelona deserved to win

Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde believes that his side deserved to progress to the final of the Copa del Rey after defeating Valencia 3-0 on...

Coutinho hails Iniesta

Philippe Coutinho has hailed his new team-mate Andres Iniesta at his new team with the Brazilian calling the captain a “genius” Despite being 33 year’s...

Messi gets better everyday – Coutinho

Lionel Messi continues to improve each day according to his new Barcelona team-mate Philippe Coutinho, who has been very impressed with what he has...

Coutinho at Barca to win big

Barcelona’s new signing Philippe Coutinho has revealed that he joined the Catalan giants to win big titles and that he will play wherever Ernesto...

Valverde trying to figure out Coutinho’s perfect place

Barcelona's latest acquisition, Philippe Coutinho, has played his third match for his new team but still seems to be looking for his rightful place,...

Coutinho isn’t worth €140M, Carragher says

Ex-Liverpool star Jamie Carragher suggested that the Brazilian star Philippe Coutinho, who was recently bought by Barcelona, isn’t worth the 140 million euros. The ex-defender...

Coutinho returns to Liverpool for farewell

Barcelona new signing Philippe Coutinho made an appearance at Liverpool’s Melwood training ground to say a proper goodbye to his former teammates and coaching...

Suarez & Valverde back Coutinho

Barcelona’s Luis Suarez and coach Ernesto Valverde have defended new signing Philippe Coutinho following a quiet home debut in the team’s 2-1 win over...

Iniesta positive over Coutinho

Andres Iniesta praised Alavés for the difficult time they gave league leader’s Barcelona on Sunday, while expressing confidence over new signing Coutinho. During the first...

Valverde believes that Coutinho and Iniesta can play together

Ernesto Valverde, the Barcelona head coach, believes that Philippe Coutinho, his side's new player, can play together with Andrés Iniesta, the club legend, despite...

Coutinho on his Barca debut

The Brazil international has labelled his Catalan’s debut as ‘a special day’. Barcelona star Philippe Coutinho has expressed his delight to finally make his first...

Valverde’s “high hopes” for Coutinho

Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde was delighted with last night’s Copa del Rey victory over Espanyol, which also saw new signing Philippe Coutinho make...

“Espanyol of Cornella” – Pique

After Barcelona dumped Espanyol out of the Copa del Rey defender Gerard Pique added further insult to the loss by labelling their opponents "Espanyol...

Rodgers believes that Coutinho is special

Brendan Rodgers, the Celtic Glasgow head coach, insisted that he can remember how special Philippe Coutinho was when he used to work with him...

Iniesta will not retire following Coutinho’s arrival

The Spanaird has rubbished the speculations that he will soon hang his boots after the ‘Magician’ from Anfield joined Barcelona. Even though a lot of...

Oxlade-Chamberlain believes that the loss of Coutinho won’t affect the team

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, the Liverpool midfielder, spoke about losing Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona and he also insisted that he believes that the team will be...

Iniesta: “Coutinho won’t force me out of Barca”

Andrés Iniesta, the legendary Barcelona playmaker, insisted that he can't be forced out of the team because of Philippe Coutinho as he is good...

Klopp admitted that Liverpool were forced to sell Coutinho

Jürgen Klopp, the Liverpool manager, spoke about Philippe Coutinho's departure from the club and he also admitted that he wasn't given any other choice...

Chamberlain confident in Reds squad

Even though Liverpool sold one of their best players, the England international is positive that the squad has enough good players to overcome the...

Valverde not about to change his system just because of Coutinho

Ernesto Valverde, the Barcelona coach, spoke about his new arrival, Philippe Coutinho, and he insisted that he won't change his tactics to make things...

Richarlison sees the future of Brazil in Coutinho

Richarlison, the Watford attacker, spoke about his teammate from the national team, Philippe Coutinho, as he said that the new Barcelona player is the...

Bartomeu ‘thanks’ Liverpool for Coutinho bargain

The Catalans president is positive the transfer of the Brazil international was a great deal. Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has expressed his gratitude towards...

Gerrad: Liverpool will miss Coutinho

The Reds icon knows that losing a player of Philippe’s quality is certainly a big blow for the club. Former Liverpool midfielder Steven Gerrard is...

Coutinho excited to get started at Camp Nou

The Brazil international is looking forward to being his Barcelona journey. The Catalans’ latest addition Philippe Coutinho admits he is more than excited to start...

Benitez hails Barca’s new signing

The Magpies boss has recalled his time in Italy when he coached the ‘Magician’ for a short period of time. Newcastle United head coach Rafael...

Klops reflects on Coutinho’s exit

The playmaker had already set his mind on joining Barcelona and there was no way to stop him, claims the German tactician. Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp...

Valverde delighted with Coutinho signing

The Catalans boss could not hide his satisfaction with his club’s latest addition. Barcelona head coach praised Philippe Coutinho as ‘important’ for the club as...

BREAKING: Coutinho officially part of Barcelona

Both the Reds from Anfield and the Catalans have confirmed the deal. Philippe Coutinho has ended his Liverpool spell after five years at Anfield, completing...

Barcelona offer £142m for Coutinho

The Catalans are determined to finalize the deal and not afraid to bid big for the Brazilian. Barcelona have submitted a bid worth £142m for...

Valverde praises Coutinho

The Catalans’ boss spoke highly of the Brazil international. Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde admitted he is a big fan of Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho,...

Balague: “Barca close to Coutinho”

Guillem Balague, the La Liga pundit, believes that Barcelona is about to announce the arrival of Philippe Coutinho within a week as the transfer...

Klopp adamant Coutinho rumours are no distraction for the club

The German tactician is positive that his players are unfazed by all the media speculations. Liverpool head coach Jurgen Klopp stated that Liverpool will not...

Benitez amazed by Schar’s brilliant solo goal

Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez says he was surprised Fabian Schar's solo goal in their 3-0 home win against Cardiff City on Saturday. Benitez praised Schar...