Tag Archives: Celta

Barça brought down to earth in Vigo

Barça came unstuck tonight in Vigo, ripped apart by a splendid Celta side that demonstrated a greater desire for the victory. Barça transfer target Nolito curled in a brilliant goal in the 26th minute to put the Galician side in … Continue reading

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Piqué returns for leaders Barça at Celta

Gerard Piqué returns to league action following his four-match suspension as Barça take on Celta de Vigo at Balaidos tomorrow night (Wednesday 8.00 pm). Without Piqué, the defending champions have begun La Liga 2015/16 with four straight victories and Luis … Continue reading

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Mathieu heads Barça to vital win at Celta

It was close and it was nervy, but finally Jeremy Mathieu’s 73rd minute header earned a 0-1 victory over Celta at Balaidos tonight to maintain Barça’s lead over closest rival Real Madrid at the top of La Liga. Madrid had … Continue reading

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Messi fit for Celta

The last international break of the season is over and Barça now enter the final stretch with a possible treble to be won at the finishing line. If progress can be made to the Final of the Champions League in … Continue reading

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Barça stumble to second successive loss despite Suarez sparkle

Luis Enrique’s Barça lost top spot of La Liga tonight after slipping to a disappointing 0-1 defeat to Eduardo Berizzo’s Celta at Camp Nou. Luis Suarez gave a promising performance in his first home league game for the club but … Continue reading

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Barça need a reaction against Celta

Following last week’s defeat at Real Madrid, Luis Enrique will be hoping for a positive reaction as Barça host Celta tomorrow evening in the tenth round of the 2014/15 Liga (Saturday 8 pm). Leo Messi and Neymar Jr have both … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 3 Celta de Vigo 0

Two goals from a revived Neymar Jr and another from Leo Messi earned Barça a 3-0 win over Luis Enriqué’s Celta de Vigo at Camp Nou tonight. The three points are vital to keep Barça firmly in the title race … Continue reading

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Preview: FC Barcelona vs Celta de Vigo (game 30 liga 2013/14)

There is little time for Barça to enjoy the incredible 3-4 victory over Real Madrid as the title race continues tomorrow with Luis Enrique’s Celta de Vigo visiting Camp Nou (Wednesday 8 pm). Tata Martino has decided to rest Xavi … Continue reading

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Match Report: Celta de Vigo 0 FC Barcelona 3

Cesc Fabregas has sometimes been described as being an anarchic player. Tonight, Fabregas stood out in a chaotic match at Balaídos, playing a major part in Barça’s first goal, scored by Alexis Sanchez in the ninth minute, before scoring the … Continue reading

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Preview: Celta de Vigo vs FC Barcelona (game 11 liga 2013/14)

It doesn’t happen very often, but occasionally I get the feeling that a game is arriving too quickly. Having beaten Real Madrid on Saturday it would be nice to maintain the sweet taste of that 2-1 victory for a couple … Continue reading

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