Watch: Former Barcelona star Paulinho scores as Guangzhou Evergrande thrash Chongqing 5-0

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Paulinho marked his return to the Chinese Super League in fashion by scoring a goal as Guangzhou Evergrande beat Chongqing FC 5-0 on Sunday.

The 30-year old spent one season at Barcelona, where he won La Liga, and was also a part of Brazil’s World Cup squad.

Here’s a look at the goals as Paulinho’s side thrashed their opponents.

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Barcelona demand €300million to rename the Camp Nou

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Iconic stadium: Camp Nou.

While their squad is currently on the tour of the USA, Barcelona are looking to promote their commercial brand.

Increasing revenue streams and enhancing the club’s name globally on foreign soil is a common theme for the cream of the crop of European football during pre-season – and the Catalan giants are no different.

Aside from matters on the pitch and fitness work in preparation for the new La Liga campaign, Blaugrana hierarchy have been beating the drum about their club stateside to wealthy investors and companies.

Trumpeting one of the most famous teams in world sport is perhaps the easy part, but Barcelona are looking for a €300 million investment which would secure naming rights for the iconic Camp Nou.

By 2022-23, the club’s home ground revamp, entitled ‘Espai Barca’, will be finished and the Catalonia side are now looking for €100m more than first outlined from a future client to have their name linked with the stadium.

An agreement in place with the local council, according to Marca, has enabled Barcelona to stretch this amount, which previously stood at €200m.

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Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen joins team on pre-season tour

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German goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen met his Barcelona team-mates in Texas on Monday.

After a disappointing World Cup campaign in Russia, where he could not get minutes under his belt, Ter Stegen had tweeted about how eager he was to return to play for his club side.

The 26-year old was warmly received by his team-mates, manager Ernesto Valverde and the coaching staff at the hotel Barcelona are staying at, after he took a long flight to Dallas.

Ter Stegen will take part in Barca’s next training session, which will be his first of the new season.

He might not feature in Barca’s next pre-season fixture against Roma on Wednesday, although he is sure to start against Milan on Sunday.

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