OFFICIAL: Ernesto Valverde renews with Barcelona

OFFICIAL: Ernesto Valverde renews with Barcelona

After months of speculation on several Barça members' future in the club, among those Ivan Rakitic and Ernesto Valverde, the former's future has been announced by the club: he's staying for at least another season - until that of 2019/20, and has an optional year in his contract for the 2020/21-season, one which has to be triggered by both club and manager.
The Matthijs de Ligt saga: explained

The Matthijs de Ligt saga: explained

Matthijs de Ligt is a hot name in the transfer market, and has been so for a solid year now; and the saga of whether he'll end up in Barcelona or elsewhere continues. IWe'll update this article whenever something new happens, so feel free to bookmark it. For now, let's go through what's happened with de Ligt so far.