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Rafinha says goodbye to the season: Breaks his anterior cruciate knee ligament

Posted Monday, November 26, 2018 by Marca.com66 hits

Barcelona have already made it official that Rafinha will miss the rest of the season after suffering a rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament of the left knee during the match against Atletico Madrid. He will be operated on shortly and will be out of action for six months. The Brazilian came on at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano as a replacement for the injured Sergi Roberto, but quick...Full Story »

Rafinha and Denis Suarez face possible January exits

Posted Tuesday, November 20, 2018 by Marca.com61 hits

Barcelona could have a busy transfer window ahead in January, with Rafinha and Denis Suarez both keen to leave the club given their scarce playing time under Ernesto Valverde. The latter has hardly played this season and is keen to land at a spot where he'll earn minutes. The Catalan club are aware of Suarez's wish and are willing to look for potential clubs to move him on to, with Valencia ...Full Story »

Rafinha: Barcelona’s win over Inter is big confidence boost ahead of El Clasico

Posted Thursday, October 25, 2018 by PA44 hits

Rafinha insists Barcelona’s 2-0 Champions League win over Inter Milan was the perfect preparation for their encounter with Real Madrid.The midfielder, who was on loan at Inter last season, and Jordi Alba scored to maintain Barca’s 100 per cent start to the competition.Lionel Messi – out with a broken arm – watched from the stands at the Nou Camp as Barca dominated the Gro...Full Story »

Hilarious moment Barcelona star Rafinha plays footie with kids before accidentally losing their ball by kicking it into tree

Posted Tuesday, September 11, 2018 by hits

BARCELONA ace Rafinha has hardly featured for Barcelona this season - and from this evidence it is easy to see why. The Brazilian playmaker, 25, took advantage of the international break to visit former team-mate Arda Turan in Turkey. Barca ace Rafinha boots the ball straight into a tree And after spotting some kids having a kickabout, the duo could not help but get involved. Unfortunately f...Full Story »

Rafinha 'very likely' to stay at Barcelona

Posted Tuesday, August 14, 2018 by fourfourtwo.com88 hits

After spending part of last season on loan at Inter, Rafinha looks set to remain at Barcelona for at least the first half of 2018-19. Barcelona director Ariedo Braida expects Rafinha to remain at the Spanish club after Inter opted against making his loan move permanent. Rafinha, like his brother Thiago Alcantara, came through the youth system at Barca and was highly rated as a youngster, cat...Full Story »

Robben, Rafinha agree new deals with Bayern Munich

Posted Saturday, May 12, 2018 by fourfourtwo.com110 hits

Arjen Robben and Rafinha have each agreed new one-year contracts with Bayern Munich. The 34-year-old winger and 32-year-old full-back, whose deals were due to expire this year, have committed to the club for the 2018-19 season. "We are delighted that we will be extending these deals by another year," sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic told Bayern's official website. "Both Arjen Robben and...Full Story »

Barcelona midfielder Rafinha to join Inter Milan on loan, says father

Posted Sunday, January 21, 2018 by ESPN108 hits

Rafinha has been unlucky with injuries in recent years. Rafinha's father has confirmed the Barcelona midfielder is set to join Inter Milan on loan until the end of the season. Former Brazil international Mazinho says his son's objective is to play regular football again and to hopefully return to the Brazil squad in time for the World Cup in Russia. Sources confirmed to ESPN FC that Inter wil...Full Story »

Celta Vigo in contact with Barcelona midfielder Rafinha

Posted Tuesday, January 09, 2018 by fourfourtwo.com120 hits

Celta Vigo's sporting director Felipe Minambres has confirmed the LaLiga side are interested in signing Rafinha from Barcelona. Barcelona midfielder Rafinha is a transfer target for Celta Vigo, according to the Galician club's sporting director. Rafinha is yet to feature in LaLiga this season after he twice underwent knee surgery during 2017, although last month he was cleared to return to a...Full Story »

Rafinha has another operation on his knee

Posted Monday, October 02, 2017 by Marca.com72 hits

Barcelona have confirmed that Rafinha has been operated on again in the meniscus of his right knee. This surgery is a new setback in his recovery from injury, as the Brazilian was planning to return to the field this month or early November. The club have not confirmed how long the player, who has been out since April, will now be missing for. He had originally been scheduled to return in A...Full Story »

Barcelona midfielder Rafinha offered to Arsenal

Posted Saturday, July 22, 2017 by Skysports.com161 hits

Barcelona midfielder Rafinha could be on his way out of the Nou Camp Arsenal have been offered the chance to sign Rafinha from Barcelona, according to Sky sources. The versatile attacking midfielder has not travelled with the rest of the Barcelona squad for their pre-season tour of the USA as he is currently recovering from a knee injury. Sources close to the 24-year-old have told Sky Sports ...Full Story »

Thiago and Rafinha to join forces for youth football summer camp

Posted Thursday, May 04, 2017 by Marca.com186 hits

A lot of Barcelona fans lament Thiago Alcantara's exit from the club, but he will be reunited with brother Rafinha over the summer in the youth football camp they hold in Vigo. The Galician city has played an important role for the Alcantara family, and it comes as little surprise that their academy and foundation will hold the event there. Both lived in Vigo at some point in their lives and...Full Story »

Rafinha jokes about Neymar & girlfriend Bruna Marquezine

Posted Wednesday, January 25, 2017 by 101 GREAT GOALS288 hits

Neymar & Bruna Marquezine After an on-off relationship going back a few years, it looks like Barcelona superstar Neymar is firmly back together with Brazilian actress Bruna Marquezine. Some Barcelona fans have even joked that Neymar's form has significantly improved since Bruna recently came to stay with one third of the MSN. After a drought in front of goal for Barcelona stretching bac...Full Story »

Rafinha: Barcelona's form isn't worrisome

Posted Thursday, December 01, 2016 by Marca.com121 hits

Handed the captain's armband for the Copa del Rey Round of 32 clash against Hercules, Rafinha thought a 1-1 draw against the Segunda B side didn't warrent any panicking, at least not yet. With the Clasico just days away, consecutive draws have meant doubts are beginning to surround the club, and not just in terms of results but actual play. "Barcelona's form isn't worrisome," a confident Raf...Full Story »

Barcelona 1-0 Granada: Rafinha strike downs dogged visitors

Posted Sunday, October 30, 2016 by Goal.com96 hits

The midfielder found the back of the net with an acrobatic finish as the underwhelming hosts eked out a tight win over Lucas Alcaraz's bottom-of-the-table side on Saturday Barcelona climbed up to second place in La Liga with a forgettable 1-0 win over bottom side Granada. Real Madrid put pressure back on to the champions earlier on Saturday as Cristiano Ronaldo hit a hat-trick in a 4-1 win a...Full Story »

Barcelona 1 - 0 Granada CF: Rafinha strike enough for Barcelona

Posted Saturday, October 29, 2016 by PA74 hits

Rafinha scored the only goal as Barcelona moved up to second in LaLiga with a laboured 1-0 victory over struggling Granada at the Nou Camp. The Brazilian struck in the 48th minute, pouncing on a rebound after Neymar hit a post, as Barca finally made their dominance of possession count against the bottom side. Luis Enrique's men struggled to create meaningful chances throughout, with the normal...Full Story »

RIO SNUB Brazil Olympic squad contains Neymar, Marquinhos and Rafinha but there’s no place for Chelsea’s Willian

Posted Thursday, June 30, 2016 by hits

BRAZIL have called up Neymar, Marquinhos and Rafinha for their Olympic squad – but there's no place for Chelsea's Willian. The Samba star, 27, previously expressed a desire to play in the Rio games ahead of the Copa America in the US. But the Chelsea star was an ever-present in the Brazilian side humiliated when they crashed out at the Copa group stage, resulting in the firing of coa...Full Story »

Rafinha, Arda Turan… and a surprise guest

Posted Monday, November 23, 2015 by Marca.com173 hits

Dani Alves could not resist a great photo-bombing opportunity while Rafinha and Arda Turan posed for a selfie. The Brazilian and Turkish players provided a glimpse of the high spirits felt in the 'Azulgrana' dressing room following their Bernabeu win.Full Story »

Barcelona request Arda Turan registration to replace Rafinha

Posted Tuesday, September 22, 2015 by ESPN212 hits

Barcelona have asked permission to register Arda Turan immediately to replace the injured Rafinha, according to multiple reports in Spain. Turan and Aleix Vidal signed for Barcelona in the summer despite the transfer ban that FIFA imposed on the club after they were found guilty of breaching the governing body's rules on the transfer of players aged under 18. Under the ban, the players would...Full Story »

Barcelona vs Levante preview - Barcelona rally around injury Rafinha ahead of Levante clash

Posted Sunday, September 20, 2015 by PA65 hits

Barcelona's players have rallied behind injured team-mate Rafinha ahead of their home Primera Division match against Levante. The Brazilian midfielder ruptured his right anterior cruciate ligament in Wednesday's 1-1 draw at Roma in the Champions League. The 22-year-old, who sustained the injury after a heavy challenge from Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan, will undergo surgery this week and be...Full Story »

Rafinha set for lengthy lay-off

Posted Thursday, September 17, 2015 by Foxsports.com62 hits

Rafinha is facing a lengthy spell on the sidelines as he prepares to undergo surgery on the knee injury he suffered against Roma in the Champions League on Tuesday. The 22-year-old attacking midfielder was forced off just three minutes after his introduction in the second-half of Barcelona's 1-1 draw in Rome, having been caught by a strong challenge from Giallorossi midfielder Radja Nainggola...Full Story »

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