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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 Preview: FC Barcelona vs Real Betis (game 32 liga 2013/14)

With just seven games remaining, La Liga is hotter than ever and tomorrow the three top teams are all in action on a Super Saturday of football. Leaders Atlético Madrid (76 pts) play first at 4 pm with a home … Continue reading

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What’s up with Leo Messi?

Leo Messi out injured again. This is getting worrying. Since he strained the femoral biceps muscle in his right leg at Paris Saint Germain back in April, the four-time Ballon d’Or winner has suffered a total of five further thigh … Continue reading

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Messi out until 2014

Tests today have confirmed Leo Messi’s femoral biceps injury which will leave him out of action for six to eight weeks. The player had to be substituted in the first half of yesterday’s 1-4 victory at Betis. Messi will miss … Continue reading

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Match Report: Real Betis 1 FC Barcelona 4

Barça moved three points clear at the top of La Liga tonight after a 1-4 victory over Betis at the Benito Villamarin. The scoreline suggests an easy away win but Betis had the better of the first 30 minutes when … Continue reading

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Preview: Real Betis vs FC Barcelona (game 13 liga 2013/14)

Tata Martino has named 18 players for tomorrow’s league match against Betis at the Benito Villamarin (Sunday 9 pm). Gerard Piqué continues to have problems with a groin strain and misses the trip to Seville while Martino has also decided … Continue reading

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Preview: FC Barcelona vs Real Betis (game 34 liga 2012/13)

While fans and the media debate solutions to Barça’s problems following the deflating exit from this season’s Champions League, Tito Vilanova’s men still have the considerable task of clinching this season’s Liga. Five points are needed from the remaining five games … Continue reading

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Real Betis 1 FC Barcelona 2

Leo Messi’s 85th and 86th goals of 2012 earned Barça a tremendously exciting 1-2 victory over a valiant Betis side tonight to stay six points clear of Atlético Madrid at the top of La Liga. Following Barça these days means … Continue reading

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Preview: Real Betis vs FC Barcelona (game 15 liga 2012/13)

Barça face a very tough test tomorrow evening at Real Betis with the intention of maintaining the advantage at the top of La Liga over nearest rivals Atlético and Real Madrid. Leo Messi has been declared fit to travel for … Continue reading

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Preview: Betis vs Barça

Barça play Betis tomorrow night (10pm kick off) at the Benito Villamarin in Pep Guardiola’s last league match as first team coach. Guardiola has only fifteen first team players available, Pinto being the latest casualty with a sprained ankle though … Continue reading

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