The out-of-favor 25-year-old will spend the season with Vincenzo Montella in Florence after helping Sevilla win the Europa League last season.
Monday, August 18, 2014
The Brazil star has been out of action since suffering a back injury in his nation's World Cup quarterfinal victory against Colombia, but he is fit and ready to return.
Carlo Ancelotti's men will be intent on securing a first-leg advantage ahead of their short trip to the Vicente Calderon when they host the Rojiblancos at the Santiago Bernabeu.
The Portuguese star was nominated to do the viral charity craze by Darren Fletcher, while the Brazil international asked Camilo Zuniga to follow his lead.
The Argentine has reiterated his belief that the biggest difference between his side and the European champions is economic.
Barcelona has splashed more cash than anyone in Europe thus far, with Liverpool second and Real Madrid third.
Spain's Primera Division kicks off again over the weekend with three teams in the mix for the title in what promises to be another fascinating campaign. But who will win it?
Sunday, August 17, 2014
Several of Mexico's top players will be taking on big roles for La Liga clubs in 2014-15
The 26-year-old has endured a frustrating six years at the Mestalla and will look to kick start his career with the Europa League winner.
The new signing from Benfica struck to give his side the perfect result ahead of its opening La Liga game next week
The 44-year-old already has bought six players during the summer but remains opening to further strengthening his squad.
It was thought that the Argentine might be asked to play deeper to allow the Uruguayan to lead the line, but the coach is unwilling to place any restrictions upon his No. 10.
Following a string of big-money moves this summer, Goal takes a look at how a team with the priciest players in each position would look.
The Barcelona coach says he has been impressed by the Uruguayan in training this weekend and will give him some playing time in the Gamper Trophy clash.
Saturday, August 16, 2014
Cristiano Ronaldo put the Spanish giants ahead after four minutes but Mario Gomez and Marcos Alonso reversed the scoreline and gave the Serie A side the win
The Reds have been chasing the Spain Under-21 left back all summer and after agreeing a fee on Tuesday, have finally completed the transfer - their eighth of the transfer window
The midfielder has agreed to extend his current deal with the Catalan club, which will see him stay at the Camp Nou until 2018.
Friday, August 15, 2014
The Portuguese forward spoke out in support of the goalkeeper. whose displays for club and country have come under criticism recently.
The goalkeeper suffered a back injury earlier this week and is not expected to be fit until the end of the month.
The striker trained with his new Barcelona teammates for the first time on Friday and is eager to look to the future as he serves his ban for biting.