Carles Puyol

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Carles Puyol says he's not interested in moving away from the Nou Camp despite receiving lucrative offers from The United Arab Emirates and Russia.
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Carles Puyol is to miss the Copa del Rey final on May the twenty-fifth and possibly the UEFA Euro 2012 tournament this summer. A knee injury will sideline the azulgrana captain for the next six weeks at least, as Barcelona confirmed on their web-page.
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Barcelona's season hangs in the balance, as the European champions welcome Chelsea to the Camp Nou on Tuesday for the Champions League semi-final second leg. Barcelona have had a bad week after consecutive defeats to Chelsea and Real Madrid in the space of four days. A 1-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge against the Premier League…
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Copa Del Rey : Real Madrid 1-2 Barcelona highlights - goal Cristiano Ronaldo Real Madrid 1-0 Barcelona, goal Carles Puyol Real Madrid 1-1 Barcelona, goal Eric Abidal - Copa del Rey Real Madrid's starting line-up was Casillas, Carvalho, Pepe, Ramos, da Silva Fabio Coentrao, Alonso, Ronaldo, Altintop, Diarra, Benzema and Higuaín while Barcelona lined up…
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Barcelona defender Carles Puyol has regained his fitness as they are to take on Real Madrid in tomorrow's league fixture at the Santiago Bernabeu, though they might not yet include him in the team,  Pep Guardiola just confirmed it officially. Barcelona captain suffered a knee injury; the team was playing against Racing Santander back in…
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In his recent interview for "The Sun" Carles Puyol has shown his concerns as he feels that Arsenal might be making a mistake by keeping Cesc Fabregas, as in his opinion Cesc Fabregas wasn't happy to be there playing for Arsenal anymore. Barcelona defender said that "He is having to stay at a club where…
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Barcelona captain Carles Puyol has taunted Arsenal fans, insisting they’re powerless from preventing Cesc Fabregas returning to the Nou Camp. Puyol, along with Spain’s other Barca stars such as David Villa, Gerard Pique, Xavi and Andres Iniesta, spent the entire World Cup talking up a ­Fabregas move. And Puyol said: ‘‘Cesc is a ­really nice…
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Barcelona captain Carles Puyol stands by the shirt prank pulled on Cesc Fabregas which infuriated Arsenal fans around the world. After winning the World Cup, Spain's players toured Madrid on an open-top bus and had VIP ­meetings with King Juan Carlos and Prime ­Minister Jose Luis ­Rodriguez with thousands of adoring fans lining the route.…
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Former Barcelona coach Terry Venables believes Carles Puyol is Spain’s weak link ahead of tomorrow's World Cup final against Holland. Venables said: "There is no doubt skipper Carles Puyol is a brilliant defender. But at times the Barcelona star, 32, and his central defensive partner Gerard Pique do have a penchant for playing more football…
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Veteran Carles Puyol powered home the winner against Germany to send Spain into their first World Cup final. The 32-year-old headed past Manuel Neuer in the second half to ensure a repeat score-line from two years ago when the two teams met in the final of the European Championships. It was a victory for Spain's…
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Spain's Cesc Fabregas looks set to be fit for his country's World Cup semi-final clash with Germany. The two sides will battle it out in Durban on Wednesday, and Spain boss Vicente del Bosque has also received positive news about defender Carlos Puyol. Fabregas has been deployed late on from the bench in three of…
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* Name: Carles Puyol * Position: Defender * Date of birth (age): 13/04/1978 (32) * Country: Spain * Club: Barcelona ( Spain ESP ) * Height: 178cm * Weight: 80kg * UEFA competition debut: * Club: UEFA Champions League (Group stage) 27/10/99: Barcelona 5 - 0 AIK * National team: European Under-21 Championship (Final tournament…