Sergio Busquets

  • Barcelona lose, Real Madrid win to move 2nd in Spanish League 13-04-2014 08:34 AM

    Spain: Barcelona compounded their exit from the Champions League by losing 1-0 at Granada on Saturday, letting Real Madrid move ahead into second place in the Spanish league with a 4-0 win over Almeria. Barcelona's stumble ensured the same Atletico Madrid that ousted them from Europe's top-tier competition would maintain...
  • Barcelona's Sergio Busquets to miss Rayo match 21-09-2013 08:16 AM

    Barcelona: Sergio Busquets has been left out of Barcelona's squad for Saturday's match at Rayo Vallecano, the club said on Friday, opening the door for Alex Song or Sergio Roberto to start in midfield. Coach Gerardo Martino, who replaced Tito Vilanova in the close-season, has sought to keep his squad...
  • Sergio Busquets returns fit to Barcelona squad 13-09-2013 08:29 PM

    Barcelona: Barcelona say holding midfielder Sergio Busquets has recovered from a leg injury and has been included in the squad for Saturday's home game against Sevilla. Busquets hurt a muscle in his right leg that forced him to miss Spain's World Cup qualifier against Finland last Friday. Barcelona coach Gerardo...
  • Sergio Busquets renews contract with Barcelona 16-07-2013 06:04 PM

    Barcelona: Barcelona say defensive midfielder Sergio Busquets has renewed his contract with the club through 2018 with an option to extend for another year. The club says the Spain international's buyout clause is to remain at 150 million euros ($197 million). Barcelona praised Busquets, calling him "one of the key...
  • Barcelona close in on 22nd La Liga title 10-05-2013 10:21 AM

    Madrid: Real Madrid have stubbornly refused to capitulate in recent weeks but La Liga leaders Barcelona finally have their fate in their own hands and can secure a 22nd La Liga crown with victory at Atletico Madrid on Sunday. Barca need two points from their remaining four matches to wrest...
  • 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...
  • Busquets, Abidal sidelined for Bayern clash 01-05-2013 12:24 AM

    Barcelona: Barcelona were dealt a blow as they prepare for Wednesday's Champions League semi-final second leg at home to Bayern Munich when midfielder Sergio Busquets and defender Eric Abidal were ruled out through injury. "Sergio Busquets and Eric Abidal will not feature in tomorrow's match," Barca said in a statement...