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Messi equals Raúl’s record as Barça beat Ajax to reach the last 16

Leo Messi scored his 70th and 71st Champions League goals to earn Barça a confidence-restoring 0-2 victory over Ajax at the Amsterdam Arena tonight. Messi’s double takes the Argentinian level with Raúl as the highest ever scorer in Champions League … Continue reading

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Barça face Ajax with pressure building on Luis Enrique

Twenty players have made the trip to Holland for Barça’s Champions League game with Ajax at the Amsterdam Arena tomorrow night (Wednesday 8.45 pm). Sergi Roberto with a pulled thigh muscle joins Jeremy Mathieu, Andrés Iniesta and Thomas Vermaelen on … 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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Big week for Barça begins with Ajax

It is difficult not to think about Saturday’s clásico at the Bernabéu but first Barça face an important Champions League game against Ajax at Camp Nou (Tuesday 8.45 pm). Following defeat at Paris Saint Germain in the second round of … Continue reading

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Barça drawn with PSG, Ajax and Apoel in Champions League Group F

Barça have been given a relatively difficult group in this year’s Champions league after being drawn with Paris Saint Germain, Ajax and Apoel in Group F. PSG with Thiago Silva, David Luiz, Lucas Mauro, Pastore, Lavezzi, Cavani and of course … Continue reading

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Preview: Athletic Club vs FC Barcelona (game 15 liga 2013/14)

After going down to the first defeat of the season at Ajax on Tuesday there will be extra attention to see how Barça respond in the visit to the new San Mames to take on Athletic Club tomorrow evening (Sunday … Continue reading

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Match Report: Ajax 2 FC Barcelona 1

Barça’s unbeaten start under Tata Martino came to an end with a 2-1 defeat to Frank de Boer’s Ajax at the Amsterdam Arena tonight. Barça failed to match Ajax’s intensity and Thulani Serero and Danny Hoesen fired the Dutch team … Continue reading

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Champions League Preview: Ajax vs FC Barcelona

Barça take on Ajax at the Amsterdam Arena tomorrow evening, needing just one more point to secure top spot in Champions League Group H. Tata Martino has named a 19-man squad for the trip which includes four youngsters from Barça … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 4 AFC Ajax 0

A Leo Messi hat-trick and a headed goal from Gerard Piqué helped Barça to a 4-0 victory over Dutch champions Ajax as the Champions League returned to Camp Nou tonight. The result of the first official game between the two … Continue reading

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Champions League Preview: FC Barcelona vs AFC Ajax

Barça begin the 2013/14 Uefa Champions League with a game against the legendary Amsterdamsche Football Club Ajax at Camp Nou tomorrow night (Wednesday 8.45 pm). With Jordi Alba joining Isaac Cuenca and Ibi Afellay on the injured list and Carles … Continue reading

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