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Getafegate: Barça’s halloween horrorshow and As

Barça’s halloween party after the victory at Getafe was not a clever idea. It may have seemed like harmless fun at the time but the prank soon went wrong when the players involved interrupted the press conference of a Getafe … Continue reading

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Changes at Barçacentral

Apologies if you are looking for a match preview for tomorrow’s game with Rayo Vallecano but I have decided to stop doing previews and reports for a while with the idea of writing a general round-up or an opinion piece … Continue reading

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Suárez double sinks Las Palmas but Barça lose Messi for two months

Luis Suárez scored twice as Barça returned to winning ways with a 2-1 victory over Las Palmas this afternoon. However, the win was soured by a knee injury to Leo Messi that could see the Argentinian sidelined for two months. … Continue reading

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Aleix Vidal passes medical and signs for Barça for five years

Barça confirmed the signing of Aleix Vidal from Sevilla yesterday for a fee of around €18 million. The player passed his medical this morning and then signed a five-year contract before being presented to the press. Due to FIFA’s transfer … Continue reading

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Suárez, Bravo and Messi steal the points from valiant Valencia

Goals in the first and last minute from Luis Suárez and Leo Messi earned Barça a nerve-wracking 2-0 victory over Valencia at Camp Nou this afternoon to stay top of La Liga for another week with just six games remaining. … Continue reading

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Mathieu heads Barça to vital win at Celta

It was close and it was nervy, but finally Jeremy Mathieu’s 73rd minute header earned a 0-1 victory over Celta at Balaidos tonight to maintain Barça’s lead over closest rival Real Madrid at the top of La Liga. Madrid had … Continue reading

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Big week for Barça begins at Eibar

Barça face two massive games at Camp Nou in the coming week with the Champions League return game against Manchester City on Wednesday followed by a possible title-decider with Real Madrid the following Sunday. First, with three more vital points … Continue reading

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Suarez assists Barça to late win in Almeria

Barça scraped three points at Almeria this afternoon despite offering the worst performance of the season so far. A woeful first half ended with Almeria deservedly leading 1-0 thanks to a 37th minute breakaway goal from Thievy. It could have … Continue reading

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Messi seeks another big record in Almeria

Leo Messi will achieve an exceptional feat if he scores in Barça’s league game at Almeria tomorrow (Saturday 4 pm). Having equalled Raúl’s prestigious all-time Champions League goals record with his double at Ajax on Wednesday the Argentinian could complete … Continue reading

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Eibar visit Camp Nou for the first time as Messi celebrates ten years since debut

On 16 October 2004 a fresh faced 17-year-old called Leo Messi made his debut appearance in Barça’s first team, coming on as a substitute for Deco against Espanyol at the Olympic Stadium on Montjuic. Ten years on and for those … Continue reading

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