Category Archives: Eric Abidal

Zubizarreta signs Puyol

It seems our defensive problems are over! With the transfer window now closed Sporting Director Andoni Zubizarreta gave a press conference this lunchtime alongside Vice-President Josep Maria Bartomeu to explain Barça’s activity, or rather lack of it, in this summer’s … Continue reading

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Villa joins Atlético

David Villa will play next season for Atlético Madrid. Barça and Atlético agreed on the deal yesterday and Atlético will pay an initial fee of €2.1 million for Villa with another €2 million to be paid if the player begins … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 4 Malaga 1 (Merci Abi)

Barça finished the 2012/13 season with a 4-1 victory over Malaga at Camp Nou, taking the points total for La Liga to 100 and equalizing the record set by Real Madrid last season. However, the result and the record took … Continue reading

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Preview: FC Barcelona vs Malaga (game 38 liga 2012/13)

The 2012/13 season comes to an end tomorrow evening as champions Barça take on Malaga at Camp Nou. The game in itself means very little to the two teams though Barça do have the chance to equal the record points … Continue reading

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Eric Abidal to leave Barça

It may have been expected but it is still terribly sad to hear that Eric Abidal has decided to leave the club when his contract comes to an end on June 30. Reports say that he will appear with Sandro … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 1 Levante 0

While Bayern Munich warmed up for Tuesday’s Champions League semi-final with a 1-6 away win at Hannover 96 this afternoon, this evening Barça had to wait until a Cesc Fabregas strike in the 84th minute to overcome a defensive Levante … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 5 Mallorca 0 (Eric Abidal returns!!!)

It is possible that Barça will end the 2012/13 season with another Liga and Champions League, records may be broken and awards may be won, but undoubtedly the greatest achievement and the biggest victory of the season came in the … Continue reading

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Preview: FC Barcelona vs Mallorca (game 30 liga 2012/13)

League action returns to Camp Nou tomorrow as top-of-the-table Barça take on relegation threatened Mallorca (Saturday 10 pm kick off). It will be Tito Vilanova’s first home game in charge since returning from his two-month stay in New York, and … Continue reading

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Celta de Vigo 2 FC Barcelona 2

A goal from Borja Oubiña three minutes from time robbed Barça of victory over Celta at Balaidos tonight. Natxo Insa had put the hosts in front seven minutes before the break but Cristian Tello equalized soon after to make it … Continue reading

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Preview: Celta vs FC Barcelona (game 29 liga 2012/13)

Eric Abidal has been named in Barça’s 19-man list for tomorrow’s’s game with Celta at Balaidos. Just under a year since undergoing a liver transplant the Frenchman continues his long road to recovery with a return to the squad. However, Barça travel … Continue reading

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