Tag Archives: Bayern

Neymar double puts Barça in final

Barça reached the Champions League Final tonight after completing a 5-3 aggregate win over Pep Guardiola’s Bayern Munich. Bayern threatened to overturn Barça’s 3-0 advantage from the first leg especially when Mehdi Benatia headed in from a seventh minute corner. … Continue reading

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Champions League semi-final second leg preview: Bayern Munich vs Barça

Following the 3-0 victory over Pep Guardiola’s Bayern Munich in last Wednesday’s first leg, Barça are firm favourites to reach the Champions League Final in Berlin on June 6. However, 90 minutes remain in tomorrow’s second leg at the Allianz … Continue reading

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Barça stun Bayern with three late goals

Pep Guardiola made two significant statements in his pre-match press conference before tonight’s Champions League semi-final between his ex-team Barça and his current team Bayern Munich. The first was that the game would not end without goals and the second … Continue reading

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Champions League semi-final preview: Barça vs Bayern Munich

Pep Guardiola, the man who won fourteen titles in four incredible seasons at Barça, returns to Camp Nou tomorrow for the first time as an opposing team coach. It could hardly be a bigger occasion with Luis Enrique’s in-form Barça facing … Continue reading

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Champions League semi-final draw: Barça vs Bayern Munich

The Champions League semi-final draw has paired Barça with Pep Guardiola’s Bayern Munich. The first game will be played at Camp Nou on Tuesday 5 May with the return in Munich on Wednesday 13 May. The other semi-final is between Juventus … Continue reading

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Congratulations Bayern

I didn’t want them to win but congratulations to Bayern Munich for coming out on top of a terrific Champions League final tonight. You had to feel sorry for Dortmund who gave everything but in the end it just wasn’t … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 0 Bayern Munich 3 (Bayern win 7-0 on aggregate)

There was no comeback. There was no miracle. Instead Barça suffered a humiliating 0-3 home defeat to a splendid Bayern Munich side that now meet Borussia Dortmund in an all-German final at Wembley on May 25.

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Bayern-Barça: The Post Mortem

At the start of the 2012/13 season there were many culés who would have settled for reclaiming La Liga and two semi-final appearances, especially after losing the coaching genius of Pep Guardiola. However, following Barça’s worst defeat since the Frank Rijkaard … Continue reading

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Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona: Champions League semi-final first leg preview

Bayern Munich and Barça commence battle tomorrow evening (Tuesday 8.45 pm) with a place in the Uefa Champions League final on May 25 at stake. With four European Cups each there can be few bigger clashes than this in world … Continue reading

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Preview: FC Barcelona vs Levante (game 32 liga 2012/13)

Barça play hosts to Levante in La Liga tomorrow evening (Saturday 8 pm) though thoughts will undoubtedly be focused on the Champions League semi-final with Bayern Munich on Tuesday. With just nine points needed from the remaining seven league games to … Continue reading

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