Spanish football club Barcelona has struck a strategic partnership with theme park company Parques Reunidos and has outlined plans to develop an academy project in the United States as it stated its long-term commitment to LaLiga amid Catalonia’s ongoing drive for independence.
Spanish LaLiga football club Barcelona has exceeded the €700m ($834.3m) revenue mark for the first time and has said it expects to become the world’s top earning sports club for the current 2017-18 season.
A Spanish court has today (Friday) withdrawn a 21-month sentence handed to Lionel Messi for tax fraud, and instead issued the Argentine football superstar with a fine of €250,000 ($285,600).
The MotoGP motorcycling championship has sealed a five-year extension to its race contract with the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, a deal that means it has tied down fresh agreements with three of its four Spanish venues in 2016.
As campaigning begins on 5th December for regional elections in Catalonia that will shape Spain and affect the whole of Europe, Dominic Bliss looks at how independence for the region would impact on the Spanish sports economy.
Owen Evans looked at what recently re-elected president Jordi Bartomeu needs to do to improve Brand Barca in the next six years.
Brazilian football player Neymar was cast in the lead role of this year’s World Cup before being cast in plaster following a back injury in the quarter-final. Owen Evans looks at whether the Barcelona superstar can now follow in David Beckham’s footsteps to commercial superstardom.
Spanish LaLiga football club Barcelona has named Òscar Grau as its new chief executive.
Spanish LaLiga football club Barcelona has reported record revenues of €679m ($749.6m) for its 2015-16 season as it continues to head towards its target of reaching the €1bn mark by 2021.
Spanish Liga football club Barcelona has agreed to pay a fine of €5.5m ($6.13m) to the Spanish authorities to settle a long-running tax fraud case relating to the 2013 signing of Brazilian superstar Neymar.
Spanish Liga football club Barcelona has selected a bid from Nikken Sekkei and Pascual i Ausió Arquitectes as the winner of the tender for the design of the redevelopment project for its Camp Nou stadium.
Former Barcelona president Joan Laporta has been officially confirmed as a candidate for his former role and will face three rival contenders in this month’s election to determine the new leader of the Spanish Liga champion.
A Spanish judge has asked some of Europe’s biggest football clubs to hand over details of offers they submitted to buy Neymar before the striker joined Barcelona in 2013 after he accepted a complaint filed by Brazilian investment fund DIS that alleges that it was the victim of fraud in relation to the transfer of the striker from Santos.
Former Barcelona president Joan Laporta will run in next month’s election in a bid to regain his role with the Spanish Liga and European champion.
Spain’s National Court has accepted the state prosecutor’s request to open a trial against Liga football club Barcelona, its president Josep Maria Bartomeu, and his predecessor Sandro Rosell for alleged tax evasion linked to the signing of Brazilian forward Neymar.
Spain has become the second Formula One host to extend its race contract this season, with the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya confirmed as the venue for the Spanish Grand Prix until 2019.
The International Canoe Federation (ICF) has awarded hosting rights for 10 world championship events and has revealed reform plans to tie into the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Agenda 2020 efforts.
Barcelona has held off the challenge of Lima to be awarded the inaugural edition of the World Roller Games, which will be held in 2017.
Barcelona has expressed its “surprise, indignation and total disagreement” after president Josep Maria Bartomeu was named as a suspect in an investigation into whether the Spanish Liga football club evaded taxes in the signing of Brazilian superstar Neymar.
Air Race 1, the international series for the sport of formula one air racing, has announced Tunisia, Spain and the USA will host events in its inaugural World Cup season.
The International Roller Sports Federation (FIRS) has announced that Barcelona and Lima will compete to host the inaugural edition of its Roller Games World Championships in 2017.
The Ligue Nationale de Rugby (LNR), the governing body of the Top 14, has announced that the final of the 2015-16 season of the top division of French club rugby union will be played at Barcelona’s Camp Nou stadium.
Barcelona will go to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after football’s global governing body Fifa today (Wednesday) rejected the Spanish Liga club’s appeal against a transfer ban beginning in January 2015.
Spanish Liga football club Barcelona has announced record revenues of €530m ($720.8m) for the 2013-14 season, with net profits hitting €41m – a mark only surpassed once in the Catalan giant’s history.
The World Rallycross Championship has announced the addition of Barcelona to its 2015 calendar, with an initial one-year deal struck with a view towards a long-term partnership.
The European Club Association (ECA), the independent representative body for European football clubs, has appointed Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu to its executive board.
Marketing agency MediaCom Sport has entered into a commercial partnership with Barcelona and Brazil football star Neymar.
Football's world governing body Fifa has issued Barcelona with a transfer ban covering two windows and a fine of CHF450,000 (€370,000/$509,000) after finding the Spanish Liga club and the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) guilty of breaches relating to the international transfer and registration of players under the age of 18.
Barcelona has denied all wrongdoing after a Spanish judge charged the Spanish Liga football club with committing tax fraud through the signing of Brazilian superstar Neymar last summer.
Javier Faus, vice-president of Spanish Liga football club Barcelona, has called for the expansion of the Uefa Champions League as well as the reduction of national top divisions by up to four clubs.