Category Archives: Xavi Hernandez

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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Messi wondergoal sets up Copa del Rey triumph for Barça

Barça beat Athletic Club 3-1 at Camp Nou tonight to win the Copa del Rey. It’s Barça 27th Spanish Cup, completing a league and cup double and setting up a possible treble if Barça can beat Juventus in Berlin next … Continue reading

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Barça celebrate title against Depor and bid farewell to Xavi

Champions Barça play the final game of La Liga 2014/15 when Deportivo de La Coruña visit Camp Nou tomorrow evening (Saturday 6.30 pm). With the title won there will be a party atmosphere to the occasion and after the match … Continue reading

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Legend Xavi to leave Barça

According to RAC 1 Xavi Hernández will leave Barça at the end of the season to take an offer to play in Qatar. The story claims that Xavi made the decision a few weeks ago and now that the league … Continue reading

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Getafe blown away by Barça first-half blitz

Barça march on. Two goals apiece from Leo Messi and Luis Suárez plus one each from Neymar Jr and Xavi Hernández earned a six-nil victory over Getafe at Camp Nou tonight to stay top of La Liga with just four … Continue reading

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Brilliant Messi too much for brave Eibar

For an hour SD Eibar bravely held Barça at bay on their first ever visit to Camp Nou, but class showed in the end with Xavi, Neymar and a brilliant Leo Messi scoring in a 3-0 victory for the Catalans. … Continue reading

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Xavi penalty earns 1-1 draw in Nice

Barça’s second preseason friendly under Luis Enriqué ended in a 1-1 draw against OGC Nice in France tonight. Dario Cvitanich fired the French side in front with a penalty after Gerard Piqué was penalised for a push on the Argentinian … Continue reading

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Xavi staying at Barça

After weeks of rumours about a move to Qatar or to New York, Xavi Hernández has reportedly decided to start the season with Barça. Earlier today a story broke which claimed the negotiations for Xavi’s departure had broken down. Barça … Continue reading

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Xavi set for move to Qatar

The rumours began a couple of weeks ago but reports today in the Barcelona media suggest that the legend who we all know as Xavi Hernández has made up his mind to leave Barça this summer in order to join … Continue reading

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FIFA Awards 2013

There was no surprise last night as Cristiano Ronaldo won the 2013 FIFA Ballon d’Or. If there was any surprise it was the closeness of the vote with Ronaldo polling 27.99% of the votes and just beating the other finalists … Continue reading

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