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Douglas disappoints as Barça neutralized in Malaga

Barça’s winning run came to a halt with an uneventful 0-0 draw with Malaga at La Rosaleda tonight. Barça dominated possession but Malaga came closest to a goal when Claudio Bravo turned Luis Alberto’s free-kick against the post in the 70th … Continue reading

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Neymar late double maintains Barça’s 100% start

Barça had to work very hard for victory over Athletic Club at Camp Nou this afternoon but in the end Neymar Jr, who had again been left out of Luis Enrique’s initial starting XI, came on to grab two late … Continue reading

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Messi waits for medical clearance to face Athletic

Luis Enrique will wait until after tomorrow morning’s training session before naming his squad for tomorrow’s league clash at Camp Nou against Bilbao’s Athletic Club (Saturday 4 pm). Leo Messi, along with Andrés Iniesta, Jeremy Mathieu and Thomas Vermaelen, trained … Continue reading

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Douglas Pereira signs for five years

Last week’s news became official today when the 24-year-old Brazilian Douglas Pereira dos Santos signed a five-year contract to become Barça’s seventh signing of the summer. The fee has been reported as €4 million +€1.5 million in variables which will … Continue reading

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Luis Enrique names 22 players for Napoli

Xavi Hernández, Jeremy Mathieu and Patric Gabarrón have all been left out of the trip for tomorrow’s friendly in Geneva against Rafa Benitez’s Napoli as a precaution due to minor injuries. Alex Song and Ibrahim Afellay have also been left … 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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Monaco renounce Valdés signing

According to the French sports daily L’Equipe Victor Valdés will not be signed by Monaco. The Barça goalkeeper had reached a pre-agreement with the French club but if the story is correct they have now decided to go back on … Continue reading

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Why you should hate FIFA

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Willkommen Ter Stegen

The first new signing of the Luis Enrique era was confirmed yesterday when German goalkeeper Marc André Ter Stegen joined Barça on a five-year contract. Barça have paid €12 million to Borussia Mönchengladbach for the 22-year-old Ter Stegen who has … Continue reading

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Barça win Copa Catalunya

Barça won the Copa Catalunya tonight after beating Espanyol 3-2 on penalties. Neither side featured any first team players in their team and a heated game ended in a 0-0 draw. Patric Gabarrón, Wilfrid Kaptoum and Munir El-Haddadi scored their … Continue reading

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