Carles Puyol

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Spanish giant, Barcelona are gearing up for their new season as Luis Enrique's men started their pre-season training program on Friday with several main players still absent. Notable names who have just played for their national sides during World Cup are still enjoying their holiday, so Enrique was setting up all of his available ones…
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Barcelona keeping up that title challenge in La Liga as they picked up an important home win this weekend over Almeria which continue to put the Catalan side sitting second in current standings.
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Spanish giant Barcelona are looking forward to take another important step on their Champions League campaign as they set to face Italian outfit AC Milan in the first leg of the competition at San Siro. Despite already beating the same opponent last season, Barca captain Carles Puyol remains wary of Milan's threat, especially since there's…
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Being favored by many on their Champions League encounter against AC Milan on Wednesday isn't getting into the head of Barcelona players, or at least not for assistant coach Jordi Roura and skipper, Carles Puyol. Speaking in the press conference ahead of the Wednesday encounter, Roura believes that there's no favorite for his side's meeting…
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Spain national team set to face Uruguay in an international friendly fixture this Wednesday and it will be a special occasion for Carles Puyol as the Barcelona defender is set to play his 100th matches for La Furia Roja. Having been injured for quite a while, the time finally arrives for Puyol to join the…
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The bad news regarding Tito Vilanova's health condition is undoubtedly struck a heavy blow for Barcelona, but the club's captain Carles Puyol stated his believes that their team will remain strong as it's not a rare situation for them. Puyol admitted that the situation regarding their tactician does gives a certain concern from everyone, but…
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Barcelona captain Carles Puyol was delighted upon knowing that his dream drawing of meeting AC Milan in the last 16 of UEFA Champions League came through. The defender revealed that he is happy that his team will once again face the Italian giant but Puyol doesn't think it will be an easy game at all.…
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Lionel Messi recent success in breaking another record isn't only rewarded by praises from many but also a new contract from Barcelona. The new agreement will keep the Argentinian international at the Catalan side until 2018, which will see him passing his 31st birthday. Messi could further celebrate his special achievement should FIFA awarden him…
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Barcelona skipper Carles Puyol said even though there's still no official agreement about new contract with his club at the moment, the Spanish international ensured that his not planning on going anywhere. Puyol said a new deal won't be a problem for him, as he doesn't have an issue with the duration being offered to…
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Barcelona beat Real Zaragoza 3-1 on Saturday to maintain their top position in La Liga, but the victory wasn't the only thing that pleased the Catalan side head coach, Tito Vilanova who is also delighted with Carles Puyol's return into Barca's starting eleven. Vilanova stated that there was no concern at all in starting Puyol…
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Barcelona will be looking to maintain their positive result in La Liga when they face Real Zaragoza this weekend, but aside from the game, the Catalan head coach, Tito Vilanova also talks about the contract situation for their two senior players, Xavi Hernandez and Carles Puyol. Vilanova said that despite of their age Xavi and…
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Barcelona will be facing the same defensive issues they've been having recently when the Catalan host Glasgow Celtic on Tuesday. Tito Vilanova's men are still short at the back as their two main center backs, Gerard Pique and Carles Puyol won't be available again leaving the coach not much other options aside from fielding Javier…