Barcelona’s Speed and Quality Too Much For Brave Las Palmas

No one could argue that Las Palmas weren’t brave against Barcelona. They didn’t sit back and move into absorb-and-counter mode, and they didn’t play reactive football. Instead, they were proactive. They pressed the Barcelona back four, held a high line and even tried to play out from defence. Essentially, they were offering their home fans […]

Andre Gomes Shows His All-Round Quality in Barca’s Win Over Las Palmas

Andre Gomes hasn’t exactly set the world alight since his summer transfer to FC Barcelona, but things are getting better for him. The former Valencia star was superb in last weekend’s win against Las Palmas, and by way of a brilliant assist for Luis Suarez early in the first half, he finally recorded his first […]