Tag Archives: Mestalla

Barça face another tough test at Mestalla

Second-placed Barça face fourth-placed Valencia at Mestalla tomorrow evening (Sunday 9 pm) in what could be a vital week in the battle for La Liga. Leaders Real Madrid maintain a two-point advantage at the top of the table but Ancelotti’s … Continue reading

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Copa del Rey Final Preview: Real Madrid vs FC Barcelona

After Champions League elimination last week, and with title hopes in La Liga seriously dented following the defeat at Granada, Barça’s best chance of finishing the season with a trophy comes tomorrow in the Copa del Rey Final at Mestalla … Continue reading

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Match Report: Valencia 2 FC Barcelona 3

A first-half Leo Messi hat-trick proved enough to earn Barça a nervous victory over Valencia at Mestalla tonight. Messi’s goals gave Barça a commanding 0-3 lead in a brilliant opening 41 minutes from Barça but two late first-half strikes from … Continue reading

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Preview: Valencia vs FC Barcelona (game 22 liga 2012/13)

With the fallout from Wednesday’s cup clásico still making the headlines Barça return to Liga action tomorrow evening with a trip down the coast for a complicated game against Valencia at Mestalla (Sunday 7 pm). After Atlético Madrid’s defeat at … Continue reading

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