Tag Archives: David Villa

Champions League Quarter-Final 1st leg Preview: FC Barcelona vs Atlético Madrid

A thrilling battle for the 2013/14 Liga is put to the side tomorrow evening when Barça receive Diego Simeone’s Atlético Madrid at Camp Nou in the Champions League quarter-final first leg. Tata Martino has named a 22-man squad for the … Continue reading

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Match Report Supercopa 1st leg: Atlético Madrid 1 FC Barcelona 1

Neymar Jr came off the substitutes’ bench to score his first official goal for Barça and earn a hard fought 1-1 draw with Atlético Madrid in the first leg of the 2013 Supercopa at the Vicente Calderón stadium tonight. Ex-blaugrana … Continue reading

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Villa joins Atlético

David Villa will play next season for Atlético Madrid. Barça and Atlético agreed on the deal yesterday and Atlético will pay an initial fee of €2.1 million for Villa with another €2 million to be paid if the player begins … Continue reading

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Preview: FC Barcelona vs Malaga (game 38 liga 2012/13)

The 2012/13 season comes to an end tomorrow evening as champions Barça take on Malaga at Camp Nou. The game in itself means very little to the two teams though Barça do have the chance to equal the record points … Continue reading

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2013 Copa Catalunya Final: FC Barcelona 1 Espanyol 1 (Barça win 4-2 on penalties)

Barça beat Espanyol on penalties tonight at the Camp d’Esports de Lleida to win the 24th edition of the Copa Catalunya. Six years on since Barça last triumph in the competition it seemed that Simao Sabrosa’s 20th minute goal would again … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 3 Rayo Vallecano 1

Two goals from Leo Messi and another from David Villa earned Barça an entertaining 3-1 victory over Rayo Vallecano at Camp Nou tonight to retain the 13-point advantage over second placed Real Madrid with just ten games remaining in the 2012/13 season. … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 5 Cordoba 0 (Barça win 7-0 on aggregate)

There was no Leo Messi but goals from Thiago Alcántara, David Villa (2) and Alexis Sanchez gave Barça a 5-0 win over Cordoba to earn a place in the Copa del Rey quarter finals and a tie against Malaga over … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 3 Celta de Vigo 1

Tito Vilanova’s Barça stay top of La Liga for another week after an entertainig 3-1 win over Celta de Vigo at Camp Nou tonight. Adriano Correia opened the scoring after 20 minutes but Celta equalizrd soon after through Mario Bermujo … Continue reading

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Dinamo Bucharest 0 FC Barcelona 2

Barça’s final preseason game before next weekend’s start to the 2012/13 Liga, ended with a 0-2 victory against FC Dinamo Bucureşti in Bucharest tonight. Leo Messi opened the scoring with the first shot of the game and Ibi Afellay added … Continue reading

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