Messi returns as Barca train at Camp Nou (1:10)
Barca fan amazes with keepy-uppies while skipping (0:24)
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2dSam Marsden and Moises Llorens

Messi concerns grow as he misses training

Lionel Messi missed training for the second time this week raising concerns about his fitness ahead of LaLiga's restart.

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Man United chase 'The Octopus'

ESPN's Insider Notebook reveals the slippery customer Manchester United want. Plus: The Champions League final could be moving elsewhere.

Why Dembele and Coutinho are an 'economic problem' for Barca (1:14)
Could Barcelona pursue a deal for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang? (1:48)
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3dMoises Llorens, Sam Marsden

Sources: Barca transfer budget ruined by virus

Barcelona will only be able to spend on signings what they make in sales this summer, various sources at the club have told ESPN.

Sergio Ramos hits stunning bicycle kick in training (0:32)
Battle of the Leagues: Coming to ESPN FC June 8 (0:58)
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5dSam Marsden and Moises Llorens

Sources: Barca make enquiry for City's Garcia

Barcelona have enquired about Eric Garcia's situation at Manchester City as they seek to bring him back to Camp Nou, sources have told ESPN.

The benefits of La Liga's late kickoffs (1:33)
Messi's Barcelona contract 'resolved' until 2021 (1:11)
Marcotti: Real Madrid will cope without signings (1:32)
Barcelona's best Coutinho solution? 'Play him' (1:00)
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6dSam Marsden

Coutinho has desire for Prem return - agent

Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho wants to return to the Premier League, his agent has said, but he is unsure if it will be possible this summer.

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6dMoises Llorens and Sam Marsden

Sources: Messi's Barcelona exit clause expires

The clause allowing Lionel Messi to walk away from Barcelona for free this summer expired over the weekend, sources have confirmed to ESPN.

Lowe: Barca has to let players know they're trying to swap them! (1:38)
Why La Liga plans to jam-pack its season return (1:33)