Tag Archives: Grimaldo

Barça B relegated

This is not exactly hot off the press but some comments need to be made on Barça B’s relegation to the Segunda B. Most of you will know the 2-5 defeat to Leganes on Sunday confirmed the fate of Jordi … Continue reading

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Bravo debut blunder gifts victory to Napoli

€12 million signing Claudio Bravo made an unfortunate start to his Barça career tonight when his mistake cost Barça a 1-0 defeat to Napoli in Geneva. Bravo had performed well, making one spectacular first-half save to deny Marek Hamsik, but … 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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Joan Gamper trophy: FC Barcelona 0 Sampdoria 1

A goal in the very first minute from Roberto Soriano earned Sampdoria the 2012 Joan Gamper trophy on a hot humid night at Camp Nou. Sampdoria were invited to the tournament in memory of the 1992 Wembley final, and before the … Continue reading

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2012/13 season starting soon

Just two days before the first team return to training in preparation for the 2012/13 season and the summer continues with very little movement in the transfer market. Seydou Keita has moved on and we have signed Jordi Alba from Valencia … Continue reading

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