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Suárez double sinks Las Palmas but Barça lose Messi for two months

Luis Suárez scored twice as Barça returned to winning ways with a 2-1 victory over Las Palmas this afternoon. However, the win was soured by a knee injury to Leo Messi that could see the Argentinian sidelined for two months. … Continue reading

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Iniesta misses Barça’s trip to Villarreal

Luis Enrique has named 18 players for tomorrow evening’s game at Villarreal in the second round of La Liga 2014/15, but the Barça coach will have to make do without Andrés Iniesta who is reported to have some knee discomfort. … Continue reading

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Neymar doubtful for Elche

News has just come in that Neymar Jr is doubtful for Sunday’s opening game in La Liga against Elche. The Brazilian forward has sprained his left ankle in training this morning and first reports suggest he will need a couple … Continue reading

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Valdés injured against South Africa (three to six weeks out)

Victor Valdés had to be substituted in the 75th minute of Spain’s 1-0 defeat against South Africa tonight. The goalkeeper went down injured with the ball nowhere near him and he obviously couldn’t continue. He is reported to have a … 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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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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Match Report: FC Barcelona 4 Real Sociedad 1

The 70,066 at Camp Nou tonight were treated to an authentic exhibition as Barça beat Real Sociedad 4-1 to equal the club’s best ever start to the league season with six wins out of six. Doubts raised about the style … Continue reading

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Preview: Malaga vs FC Barcelona (game 2 liga 2013/14)

Leo Messi will miss Barça’s league match against Malaga at La Rosaleda tomorrow evening (Sunday 9 pm) due to the bruised femoral biceps tendon in his left thigh picked up in Wednesday night’s 1-1 draw at Atlético Madrid in the Supercopa. Tata … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona vs Bayern Munich: Champions League semi-final 2nd leg preview

Barça will need to make one of the greatest ever Champions League comebacks to reach this year’s Wembley final on May 25. Last week’s 4-0 defeat to Bayern Munich in the semi-final first leg has left Tito Vilanova’s men with a … Continue reading

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