Tag Archives: Deulofeu

Catching up with the news

Apologies for the lack of posts over the last two weeks. I’m now back in Barcelona and with my batteries recharged I’m ready for the new season. There has been a fair bit of news since my last post so … Continue reading

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Xavi penalty earns 1-1 draw in Nice

Barça’s second preseason friendly under Luis Enriqué ended in a 1-1 draw against OGC Nice in France tonight. Dario Cvitanich fired the French side in front with a penalty after Gerard Piqué was penalised for a push on the Argentinian … 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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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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Preview: FC Barcelona vs Mallorca (game 30 liga 2012/13)

League action returns to Camp Nou tomorrow as top-of-the-table Barça take on relegation threatened Mallorca (Saturday 10 pm kick off). It will be Tito Vilanova’s first home game in charge since returning from his two-month stay in New York, and … Continue reading

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Celta de Vigo 2 FC Barcelona 2

A goal from Borja Oubiña three minutes from time robbed Barça of victory over Celta at Balaidos tonight. Natxo Insa had put the hosts in front seven minutes before the break but Cristian Tello equalized soon after to make it … Continue reading

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Preview: Celta vs FC Barcelona (game 29 liga 2012/13)

Eric Abidal has been named in Barça’s 19-man list for tomorrow’s’s game with Celta at Balaidos. Just under a year since undergoing a liver transplant the Frenchman continues his long road to recovery with a return to the squad. However, Barça travel … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 3 Alaves 1 (Barça win 6-1 on aggregate)

Football Club Barcelona cruised into the last sixteen of the Copa del Rey with a 3-1 victory over Alaves at Camp Nou tonight. Alaves took a surprise early lead when Borja Viguera headed in after 16 minutes but Adriano equalized … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona vs Deportivo Alaves – Copa del Rey 2nd leg preview

The Copa del Rey is back tomorrow night with what should be a relatively simple second leg game against Alaves at Camp Nou. Having won 0-3 at Mendizorroza in the first leg Tito Vilanova has the luxury of being able to … Continue reading

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Raja Club Athletic 0 FC Barcelona 8

A first half Leo Messi hat-trick plus two goals from Alexis Sanchez put Barça on the road to a comfotable 0-8 win over Raja Club Athletic in Tangier tonight in Tito Vilanova’s second preseason game in charge of the first … Continue reading

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