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Match Report: FC Barcelona 6 Celtic 1

Celtic boss Neil Lennon should take a very important lesson from tonight’s 6-1 defeat to Tata Martino’s Barça: don’t disrespect an opponent. During yesterday’s pre-match press conference Lennon accused Barça’s 21-year-old Brazilian star Neymar Jr of immaturity. Neymar responded on … Continue reading

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Champions League Preview: FC Barcelona vs Celtic FC

Barça need just one point from the final Champions League group match against Celtic at Camp Nou tomorrow night to confirm top spot in Group H (Wednesday 8.45 pm). Leo Messi, Victor Valdés and Dani Alves continue on the injured list … Continue reading

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Match Report: Celtic 0 FC Barcelona 1

Tata Martino’s Barça go marching on after a 0-1 victory tonight at Celtic Park. There was no Leo Messi but the two players who were expected to take more responsibility proved to be decisive. Neymar Jr was now the team’s … Continue reading

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Champions League Preview: Celtic vs FC Barcelona

The Champions League returns tomorrow (Tuesday) with Barça taking on Scottish champions Celtic in the always tremendous atmosphere of Celtic Park. With Leo Messi joining Jordi Alba, Javier Mascherano and Carles Puyol on the injured list Tata Martino has called up … Continue reading

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Celtic FC 2 FC Barcelona 1

Barça’s winning run came to a halt tonight with a 2-1 defeat to Celtic at the magnificent Celtic Park tonight. Despite dominating possession throughout the game Barça were frustrated by Celtic’s defensive formation while conceding goals from our two old … Continue reading

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2012/13 Uefa Champions League Group G preview: Celtic FC vs FC Barcelona

A win at Celtic Park tomorrow night will see Barça qualify for the last 16 of this season’s Champions League. Tito Vilanova has taken a twenty-man squad to Scotland for the game with Celtic with the absences of the injured Adriano … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 2 Celtic FC 1

Barça needed a 94th minute winner from Jordi Alba to see off a spirited Celtic side at Camp Nou tonight. The 2-1 victory leaves Barça as clear leaders in Uefa Champions League Group G with nine points from three matches, … Continue reading

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Champions League preview: FC Barcelona vs Celtic FC

It’s back to the Champions League tomorrow night with the visit of Celtic Football Club to Camp Nou in the third round of Group G. With no players recovered from the long injury list Tito Vilanova will have to make … Continue reading

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Barça drawn with Benfica, Celtic and Spartak Moscow in Uefa Champions League Group G

I admit to being a bit caught out by the Champions League draw this afternoon. I suppose I’m still used to them doing it on Friday lunchtime. Anyway, Barça have been given a pretty comfortable draw in Group G where … Continue reading

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