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Sources: Barca stars lose confidence in Valverde



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Barcelona have opened the door to the possibility of signing the United States World Cup star Megan Rapinoe.

Rapinoe, 34, said last week she would be keen to end her career in Europe, suggesting a move to Barcelona would be her preferred option.

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Sources: Barca stars lose confidence in Valverde

Gab Marcotti says Barcelona's midfield still needs to be figured out, but it's not time for Barca to panic just yet.
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A number of Barcelona players have begun to lose confidence in coach Ernesto Valverde following the club's disappointing start to the season, various sources have told ESPN.

Saturday's surprise 2-0 loss to Granada signalled Barca's worst start to a top-flight season in Spain in 25 years. They have lost two of their opening five matches and have just seven points on the board.

The squad flew back to Barcelona straight after the game and will return to training on Sunday. The post-mortem into what...

Suarez eyes difficult season after 'worrying' loss

Gab Marcotti says Barcelona's midfield still needs to be figured out, but it's not time for Barca to panic just yet.

Luis Suarez said Barcelona are anticipating a "long and complicated" season after their "worrying" loss to newly promoted Granada on Saturday.

Granada moved to the top of La Liga thanks to the result, with goals from Ramon Azeez and Alvaro Vadillo in each half helping them seal a 2-0 win at the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes.

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For the Blaugrana, it represented their second defeat in the league away from Camp Nou this season....

Luis Suarez looks lost in 4/10 showing as Barca's road woes continue in loss at Granada

Barcelona's terrible away form continued as they were condemned to a shock defeat by Granada on Saturday, going down 2-0 at the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes. Ramon Azeez opened the scoring inside two minutes for Granada and Alvaro Vadillo added the second after the break as the newly promoted side moved top of La Liga -- at least until Sevilla play Real Madrid on Sunday.


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