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Report: Arsenal 2 Barca 1

And so it begun, perhaps the most eagerly anticipated match of the world football season so far and a replay of the most exciting match of last year, although with a fuller strength Arsenal this time – and one with … Continue reading

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News Round-up – Week Ending 11th February 2011

Well, a comparatively quiet week. All we have are arguments over the legacy of a Real Madrid great; announcements on twitter of transatlantic romance; and one of our “administrators” signing a new contract. Pretty dull really. News from the Club: … Continue reading

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News Round-Up – Week Ending 4th February 2011

This week’s weekly news round-up unsurprisingly cannot escape the frenetic rumour-mongering of the newspapers in relation to the now-closed transfer window. We at Barcacentral not only don’t believe in rumours, we don’t believe in newspapers either, but regardless this blog post … Continue reading

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News Round-Up – Week Ending 28th January 2011

Whilst following Barca could never be called a chore, sometimes keeping up with all the Barca-related news in a given week can be demanding (how many awards did Messi win this week?). So here at Barcacentral we will be endeavouring … Continue reading

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Barça 2 Levante 1

Barcelona FC won a nervy first match of the new year, with goals from Pedro in the 47th and 59th minutes, however a stunning strike from Stuani in the 80th minute ensured that the final fifteen minutes remained a tense … Continue reading

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Tiptoeing backwards – or – Qatar coughs up

On 11th December 2010 it was announced that Football Club Barcelona, for the first time in its history, would wear a sponsor on their chests.  The Qatar Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation, with interests in education, science, and social projects, was … Continue reading

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