Category Archives: Alexis Sanchez

Farewell Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez’s three-year spell at Barça came to an end yesterday when it was confirmed that he will move to England to join Arsenal. The transfer fee has not been officially announced but it is believed to be in the … Continue reading

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Luis Suarez or Alexis Sanchez

The news that Barça are negotiating with Liverpool for the transfer of Luis Suarez worries me deeply. Don’t get me wrong, Suarez is a fantastic player who is capable of causing problems to the best of defences, and I’m not … Continue reading

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Should Neymar start at the Bernabéu?

There is a fair chance that Sunday’s Clásico at the Bernabéu will play an important part in the outcome of the 2013/14 Liga. A win for Barça would leave the title race wide open with just nine games to play but … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 4 Elche 0

Alexis Sanchez’s first blaugrana hat-trick and a goal from Pedro Rodriguez earned Barça an impressive 4-0 win over Elche at Camp Nou this afternoon. The victory means Barça remain top of La Liga for another week. The advantage over second … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 1 Espanyol 0

Espanyol came close to frustrating Barça in the local derby at Camp Nou tonight, but with twenty minutes to go Alexis Sanchez scored the only goal of the game after an assist from Neymar Jr to take Barça to 34 points … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 2 Real Madrid 1

Barça end the day with a six-point advantage over Real Madrid after a 2-1 victory over Los Merengues at Camp Nou this evening. Neymar Jr shot Barça into the lead in the 19th minute and then the Brazilian provided the … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 4 Valladolid 1

Barça came from behind to beat Valladolid 4-1 at Camp Nou tonight and extend the winning run from the start of La Liga to eight games. Javi Guerra headed the visitors in front after ten minutes but Barça hit back … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 3 Sevilla 2

A 93rd-minute injury-time winner from Alexis Sanchez provided a thrilling finish to tonight’s clash between Barça and Sevilla at Camp Nou. Dani Alves and Leo Messi had put Barça into a seemingly comfortable 2-0 lead but two late goals from … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 5 Cordoba 0 (Barça win 7-0 on aggregate)

There was no Leo Messi but goals from Thiago Alcántara, David Villa (2) and Alexis Sanchez gave Barça a 5-0 win over Cordoba to earn a place in the Copa del Rey quarter finals and a tie against Malaga over … Continue reading

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Raja Club Athletic 0 FC Barcelona 8

A first half Leo Messi hat-trick plus two goals from Alexis Sanchez put Barça on the road to a comfotable 0-8 win over Raja Club Athletic in Tangier tonight in Tito Vilanova’s second preseason game in charge of the first … Continue reading

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