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Champions League preview: AS Roma vs FC Barcelona

Barça begin their defence of the Champions League tomorrow night with a tough game at AS Roma at the Olympic Stadium in Rome (Wednesday 8.45 pm). No team has ever won back-to-back Champions Leagues which makes this season’s competition even … Continue reading

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Seydou Keita leaves Barça

Sad but expected news as it has been confirmed that Seydou Keita will not continue at Barça next season. The 32-year-old has decided to continue his career with the Chinese club Dalian Aerbin who have offered him a two year … Continue reading

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Betis 2 Barça 2

An injury-time goal from Seydou Keita saved Barça from defeat against Real Betis in Pep Guardiola’s final league match in charge of the team. Sergio Busquets headed Barça into a ninth-minute lead from Xavi’s corner but things became more complicated … Continue reading

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Rayo Vallecano 0 FC Barcelona 7

When asked on Friday how the players reacted to the announcement that he was leaving, Pep Guardiola answered that they had trained like beasts. Tonight the players demonstrated that this team has plenty of future by knocking seven goals past … Continue reading

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Preview: Levante UD vs FC Barcelona

Barça take on Levante tomorrow night at the Ciutat de Valencia stadium in another must-win game for Pep Guardiola’s team. After Real Madrid’s win at the Calderon the gap at the top of La Liga is at four points and … Continue reading

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Zaragoza 1 FC Barcelona 4

Football Club Barcelona move to within three points of Real Madrid tonight after a 1-4 win over Zaragoza. Carlos Aranda gave La Romareda hope, putting the hosts in front after half an hour, and it could have been two-nil if … Continue reading

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Preview: Zaragoza vs FC Barcelona

Barça take on Zaragoza at La Romareda tomorrow night looking for a ninth straight consecutive league win in order to maintain the pressure on Real Madrid who still have a six point advantage at the top of La Liga with … Continue reading

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AC Milan 0 FC Barcelona 0

FC Barcelona and AC Milan fought out an intense 0-0 draw at the San Siro tonight in the Champions League quarter final first leg.  Barça dominated the game for long periods but failed to find the away goal. A poor … Continue reading

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Mallorca vs FC Barcelona Preview

Late free kicks from Santi Cazorla and Marcos Senna have seen the gap at the top of La Liga reduced from ten points to six in under a week. With this boost Barça travel to Mallorca knowing that a win would … Continue reading

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Preview: FC Barcelona vs Granada (and remembering 1992)

Santi Cazorla’s marvellous strike at the Bernabeu has added renewed optimism at Camp Nou before tomorrow night’s home match against Granada. Pep Guardiola was pessimistic about Barça’s chances after the 0-2 win at Sevilla on Saturday though this might seem … Continue reading

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