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Barça undone by Van Gaal’s United

Barça’s second pre-season game ended in defeat to ex-coach Louis van Gaal’s Manchester United who ran out 3-1 winners in Santa Clara, California today. Wayne Rooney headed United into an early lead before Jesse Lingard made it 2-0 midway through … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 0 Manchester United 0 (Barça win 2-0 on penalties)

Barça continued the preseason with another penalties victory this time after a goalless draw with Manchester United in Gothenburg. The heroes of the night were undoubtedly Barça’s two goalkeeper’s Victor Valdés and José Manuel Pinto: Valdés stopped a penalty from … Continue reading

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Man United 2 Barça 1

A little bit of revenge for Manchester United tonight but I don’t think Pep Guardiola will be losing too much sleep. United deserved their win as they were far more decisive going forward, but I would put the difference between … Continue reading

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Uefa clears Busquets of racism

Sergio Busquets has been cleared to play Manchester United at Wembley on May 28 after UEFA have dismissed Real Madrid’s claim that Busquets called Madrid’s Brazilian defender Marcelo a mono (monkey). The video used against Busquets suggests that the player … Continue reading

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