Ernesto Valverde urged Philippe Coutinho to continue fighting for his position following the playmaker’s goal-scoring return to Barcelona’s starting XI.
Barcelona secured their place in the Champions League last 16 despite late drama in a 1-1 draw against Inter at a rain-soaked San Siro.
Ernesto Valverde has insisted he will not take any undue risks despite naming Lionel Messi in his Barcelona squad just two weeks after he fractured his arm.
Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde feels football supporters should consider themselves fortunate to have been able to witness Lionel Messi’s extraordinary performances.
Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde has dismissed speculation the LaLiga champions could sign Manchester United playmaker Paul Pogba.
Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde thinks Real Madrid’s loss of Cristiano Ronaldo is ‘as important’ as Andres Iniesta leaving the Catalans.
Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde admits that Absa Premiership champions Mamelodi Sundowns surprised the five-time Champions League winners.
Coming up against a star-studded Barcelona outfit won’t be an easy feat, but PSL champions Mamelodi Sundowns can only do themselves proud regardless of the result, writes MARSHALL GOUTS.
Ernesto Valverde concedes Andres Iniesta can never truly be replaced at Barcelona as La Liga’s champions-elect prepare for life without their mercurial playmaker.
Ernesto Valverde refused to say whether Andres Iniesta played his last match for Barcelona following Saturdays’ 5-0 rout of Sevilla.