Pep Guardiola: My Players Are Very Reliable

Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola described his players as ‘amazing’ after winning their 12th title under his reign. With La Liga and the Champions League yet to start, the Catalan club have already added two titles to their cabinet this season after winning the Spanish and UEFA Super Cups in the space of just one week. Lionel Messi was instrumental in the 2-0 victory over Porto in the UEFA Super Cup…

August 27, 2011

Tumour Surgery Success: Abidal

Barcelona defender Eric Abidal could return to training within a month for the Catalan giants. The 31-year-old Frenchman had successful surgery on a tumour in his liver last week and has finally returned to his home after being discharged from hospital on Wednesday.While a date has not been set by Barcelona for his first-team return, they are hopeful that he will return to training with Pep Guardiola’s side in the…

March 25, 2011