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Barcelona's Rafinha out for the season after knee operation

Barcelona's Rafinha out for the season after knee operation

Rafinha has undergone knee surgery, ruling the midfielder out of Barcelona's bids for LaLiga, Champions League and Copa del Rey glory. 8 Apr 2017
Barcelona confirm Rafinha meniscus injury

Barcelona confirm Rafinha meniscus injury

Barcelona's 4-1 win over Granada in LaLiga on Sunday came at a price as Rafinha suffered a knee injury during the victory. 3 Apr 2017
Neymar, Rafinha return for Barcelona

Neymar, Rafinha return for Barcelona

Barcelona will have Neymar and Rafinha available to face Valencia, but Jeremy Mathieu and Arda Turan have been left out of the squad. 19 Mar 2017
Barca's Neymar set to miss Deportivo clash after Champions League heroics

Barca's Neymar set to miss Deportivo clash after Champions League heroics

Barcelona are likely to be without Neymar and Rafinha when they visit Deportivo La Coruna in LaLiga on Sunday. 12 Mar 2017
Atletico Madrid 1 Barcelona 2: Messi leaves it late again to stun hosts

Atletico Madrid 1 Barcelona 2: Messi leaves it late again to stun hosts

Barcelona left it late but secured a 2-1 win at Atletico Madrid on Sunday, with Lionel Messi again decisive at the death. 27 Feb 2017
Rafinha returns to Barcelona squad

Rafinha returns to Barcelona squad

Rafinha is available for Barcelona's Champions League clash against Paris Saint-Germain but Aleix Vidal faces a long injury lay-off. 13 Feb 2017
Alaves 0 Barcelona 6: Vidal suffers horror injury as MSN strike in Copa del Rey final rehearsal

Alaves 0 Barcelona 6: Vidal suffers horror injury as MSN strike in Copa del Rey final rehearsal

Having both booked Copa del Rey final spots in midweek, Alaves and Barcelona met in LaLiga on Saturday, with Luis Enrique's side rampant. 12 Feb 2017
Pique, Arda out of Barcelona's Alaves trip

Pique, Arda out of Barcelona's Alaves trip

Arda Turan and Gerard Pique have joined the list of absentees from Barcelona's meeting with Alaves. 11 Feb 2017
Rafinha suffers broken nose in nasty clash with Ter Stegen

Rafinha suffers broken nose in nasty clash with Ter Stegen

Rafinha has suffered a nose fracture in his accidental clash with goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen. 5 Feb 2017
Luis Enrique riled by Messi substitution talk

Luis Enrique riled by Messi substitution talk

Lionel Messi was substituted against Athletic Bilbao but Luis Enrique was not prepared to discuss the reason behind his withdrawal. 5 Feb 2017
Rafinha injury blow for Barcelona

Rafinha injury blow for Barcelona

Rafinha will miss Barcelona's trip to Real Sociedad on Thursday after suffering a muscular problem in his right leg. 17 Jan 2017
Neymar 'would love' to play for Flamengo

Neymar 'would love' to play for Flamengo

Neymar progressed through the ranks at Santos but he says the chance to play for Flamengo at the Maracana would be tough to turn down. 29 Dec 2016
Rafinha: Messi better than Ronaldo

Rafinha: Messi better than Ronaldo

Rafinha has no doubt Barcelona team-mate Lionel Messi is the world's best player, despite not winning the Ballon d'Or. 29 Dec 2016
Barca did not take Hercules lightly, insists Luis Enrique

Barca did not take Hercules lightly, insists Luis Enrique

Luis Enrique felt Barcelona improved after half-time as rookie midfielder Carles Alena salvaged a 1-1 Copa del Rey draw at Her 1 Dec 2016
Barcelona do not need to be scared, insists Rafinha

Barcelona do not need to be scared, insists Rafinha

Barcelona's poor form continued as they were held to a draw by Hercules, but captain for the night Rafinha is refusing to panic. 1 Dec 2016
Rafinha ready for Celtic response with MSN poised to return

Rafinha ready for Celtic response with MSN poised to return

Rafinha expects a "complicated" game for Barcelona at Celtic - a far cry from the 7-0 Champions League thrashing they deal out in September. 23 Nov 2016
Luis Enrique celebrates Barca's risk-reward at Leganes

Luis Enrique celebrates Barca's risk-reward at Leganes

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique praised his "switched-on" side for making a tactical reshuffle bear fruit in the 5-1 thumping of Leganes. 18 Sep 2016
Barcelona made ambitious Leganes pay - Rafinha

Barcelona made ambitious Leganes pay - Rafinha

Barcelona were left space to exploit Leganes in LaLiga according to Rafinha, something Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar did ruthlessly. 17 Sep 2016
Rafinha could face Barcelona exit

Rafinha could face Barcelona exit

Rafinha could seek an exit from the Camp Nou if he is not afforded enough game time in 2016-17. 31 Aug 2016