Category Archives: Jordi Alba

Barça sink Juve to clinch second treble

Goals from Ivan Rakitic, Luis Suárez and Neymar Jr earned Barça a deserved 3-1 win over Juventus in Berlin tonight to clinch the club‘s fifth European Cup while becoming the first ever club to complete two trebles of the Champions … Continue reading

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Brilliant Barça boss Catalan Derby

Barça earned a splendid 0-2 victory over Espanyol this afternoon to move five points clear of Real Madrid who play tomorrow at Celta. Luis Enrique’s men gave a dazzling first half performance with goals from Neymar Jr and Messi in … Continue reading

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Suárez strikes twice but Barça fail to kill off City

Luis Suárez scored twice as Barça earned a 1-2 victory over Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium tonight. The Uruguayan struck both his goals in a marvellous first half from Luis Enriqué’s men in which City were fortunate to keep the … Continue reading

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Barça end year with manita over Cordoba

Barça’s final game of 2014 ended with a 5-0 victory over Cordoba at Camp Nou this afternoon. There never seemed any doubt about the result after Pedro Rodriguez opened the scoring after just 72 seconds. Luis Suarez scored his first … Continue reading

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Majestic Messi smashes Raul’s record at Apoel

It’s been quite a week for Leo Messi. First he scored a hat-trick in Saturday’s 5-1 victory over Sevilla to take Telmo Zarra’s all-time scoring record in La Liga. Then tonight he netted three more goals in Barça’s impressive 0-4 … Continue reading

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Jordi Alba signs for Barça

Having passed his medical this morning Jordi Alba put pen to paper this afternoon to sign for Barça for the next five seasons. The 23-year-old from Hospitalet who returns to Barça seven years on, will have a release clause of … Continue reading

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Enhorabuena España

I’ve never been a massive fan of international football but I couldn’t help but be delighted by Spain’s superb victory in Euro 2012. I should say first that I’m not an out-and-out supporter of any national side undoubtedly due to … Continue reading

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Jordi Alba deal agreed with Valencia

Excellent news today as Barça have announced that Jordi Alba will be the first signing of the summer. The agreement with Valencia will see the 23-year-old Alba at Camp Nou for the next five years while Barça will pay Valencia … Continue reading

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