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Barça undone by Van Gaal’s United

Barça’s second pre-season game ended in defeat to ex-coach Louis van Gaal’s Manchester United who ran out 3-1 winners in Santa Clara, California today. Wayne Rooney headed United into an early lead before Jesse Lingard made it 2-0 midway through … Continue reading

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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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Iniesta guides Barça to first leg advantage

Barça took a big step towards a fifth Copa del Rey final in the last seven years with a 3-1 semi-final first leg win over Villarreal at Camp Nou. Leo Messi fired Barça ahead in the 41st minute but a … Continue reading

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Neymar, Suarez and Messi too much for Atlético

Barça responded to a turbulent week with a splendid 3-1 win over Atlético Madrid at Camp Nou tonight. Neymar Jr opened the scoring after just 12 minutes to give Barça the perfect start and Luis Suarez added another to make … Continue reading

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Barça come from behind to beat PSG to top spot

Barça came from behind to beat Paris Saint Germain 3-1 at Camp Nou tonight and clinch top spot in Champions Group F. Ex-blaugrana Zlatan Ibrahimovic shot the French team in front after 15 minutes but goals from Leo Messi, Neymar … Continue reading

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Barça come unstuck in Madrid

Luis Enrique’s first clásico as Barça’s coach ended in a disappointing 3-1 defeat at the Bernabéu this evening. The game started well for the visitors with Neymar Jr firing home after just three minutes but Madrid reacted with goals from … Continue reading

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Sandro seals Barça win over Ajax

Barça needed to wait until a 94th minute goal from substitute Sandro to secure the three points against Ajax in tonight’s Champions League Group F match at Camp Nou. The victory seemed to be in the bag after Neymar Jr … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 3 Real Betis 1

Barça kept up the pressure on leaders Atlético Madrid with a 3-1 victory over bottom-placed Real Betis at Camp Nou this evening. Leo Messi fired Barça into an early lead from the penalty spot but it wasn’t until the 67th … Continue reading

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Match Report: Real Sociedad 3 FC Barcelona 1

Barça’s poor recent record at Anoeta continued tonight with a 3-1 defeat to Real Sociedad that sees Tata Martino’s men concede top place in La Liga and a three-point advantage to Real Madrid. Martino made six changes to the team … Continue reading

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Match Report: Real Sociedad 1 FC Barcelona 1 (Barça win 3-1 on aggregate)

April 19. Stick it in your diary. The 111th Copa del Rey Final will see Barça take on arch-rival Real Madrid after Tata Martino’s men completed a 3-1 aggregate win over Real Sociedad at Anoeta tonight. The Basques’ hopes of … Continue reading

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