Carlos Puyol

  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Tuesday 23-07-2013 08:35 PM

    IBNLive Sports gives you Tuesday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. Barcelona announce Gerardo 'Tata' Martino as new coach Former Newell's Old Boys and Paraguay national team manager Gerardo 'Tata' Martino has been appointed as Barcelona's new...
  • Carlos Puyol saddened by Tito Vilanova's departure 23-07-2013 04:30 PM

    Madrid: Barcelona captain Carlos Puyol has expressed shock at Tito Vilanova stepping down as Barcelona coach to continue with his cancer treatment. Vilanova had appeared to have got over the cancer of the salivary gland, which caused him to miss several months of last season as he underwent treatment in...
  • Humbled Barcelona don't need major shake-up: Tito Vilanova 02-05-2013 08:54 AM

    Barcelona: Barcelona's Champions League humbling by Bayern Munich on Wednesday will not prompt wholesale changes to the squad and the 7-0 aggregate reverse would have been avoided had the team not been decimated by injury, coach Tito Vilanova said. Barca suffered their worst ever European defeat over two legs in...
  • Negredo in Spain's Euro squad, Soldado ignored 27-05-2012 08:59 PM

    Schruns (Austria): Striker Roberto Soldado was left out of Spain's squad for Euro 2012 on Sunday, despite his scoring exploits this year, as coach Vicente del Bosque lamented the absence of "irreplaceable" David Villa. There were no major surprises as Del Bosque discarded the younger players who have been part...