While the entire world waits for official word — any word, really — on the possible world record-shattering transfer of Neymar from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain, Gerard Pique just became the world’s most appreciated breaker of transfer news. [ MORE
Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde insists Neymar will remain with the La Liga giants after the forward starred against Juventus. The Brazil international stole the show at the International Champions Cup on Saturday, scoring a brace in a 2-1 Barca win at MetLife Stadium. Neymar is heavily linked with a move to Paris Saint-Germain, but showed no signs of that being a distraction as he impressed in the first half.
Showing pride in your club doesn't get much bigger than this. Thousands of Barcelona fans gathered to create a giant mosaic of Barcelona's new home shirt on Saturday, spanning the length of Brant Park in New York City. The club said it was the "largest human soccer jersey" ever made -- apparently just breaking the previous record held by Sutton United's Wayne Shaw. Over 4,000 fans took part in the event, ahead of the Catalan club's first game on their U.S. tour on Saturday night at MetLife Stadium in nearby New Jersey. Club president Josep Bartomeu and CEO Oscar Grau were also in attendance, as well as former star players Juliano Belletti and Thierry Henry. While on their preseason tour in the