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Champions League Match Report: FC Barcelona 1 Atlético Madrid 1

It seems nothing can separate Barça and Atlético Madrid. Four meetings this season and four draws, the latest a high-paced battle in the Champions League quarter-final first leg at Camp Nou tonight that ended 1-1. Diego Ribas surprised José Manuel … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 3 Celta de Vigo 0

Two goals from a revived Neymar Jr and another from Leo Messi earned Barça a 3-0 win over Luis Enriqué’s Celta de Vigo at Camp Nou tonight. The three points are vital to keep Barça firmly in the title race … Continue reading

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Preview: FC Barcelona vs Malaga (game 21 liga 2013/14)

Following a turbulent week due to Sandro Rosell’s resignation Barça return to action tomorrow night with the visit of Malaga to Camp Nou for game 21 of the 2013/14 Liga (Sunday 9 pm). Carles Puyol, Alex Song and Martin Montoya … Continue reading

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Match Report: Getafe 0 FC Barcelona 2 (Barça win 6-0 on aggregate)

Two goals from Leo Messi including a brilliant solo effort for his second gave Barça a 0-2 win over Getafe on the night, an aggregate win of 6-0 and the prize of a quarter-final tie against Levante with the away … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 4 Elche 0

Alexis Sanchez’s first blaugrana hat-trick and a goal from Pedro Rodriguez earned Barça an impressive 4-0 win over Elche at Camp Nou this afternoon. The victory means Barça remain top of La Liga for another week. The advantage over second … Continue reading

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Confirmed: Valdés out for six weeks

Tests today have confirmed that Victor Valdés has torn muscle fibre in his right calf and will be sidelined for approximately six weeks. Valdés will miss the games with Granada, Ajax, Athletic Club, Celtic, Villarreal and Getafe. His target will … Continue reading

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Messi out until 2014

Tests today have confirmed Leo Messi’s femoral biceps injury which will leave him out of action for six to eight weeks. The player had to be substituted in the first half of yesterday’s 1-4 victory at Betis. Messi will miss … Continue reading

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Match Report: Real Betis 1 FC Barcelona 4

Barça moved three points clear at the top of La Liga tonight after a 1-4 victory over Betis at the Benito Villamarin. The scoreline suggests an easy away win but Betis had the better of the first 30 minutes when … Continue reading

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Match Report: Almeria 0 FC Barcelona 2

Goals from Leo Messi and Adriano Correia earned Barça a 0-2 victory at Almeria which completed a club record start to a league season with seven wins out of seven. However, the victory had a price for Barça as Messi … Continue reading

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Preview: Almeria vs FC Barcelona (game 7 liga 2013/14)

Tata Martino’s Barça can beat the club’s previous best ever league start with a victory over Almeria tomorrow at the Estadio Mediterráneo (Saturday 6 pm). Barça have managed six out of six wins at the start of the season four times … Continue reading

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