Tag Archives: Neymar Jr

Barça need a reaction against Celta

Following last week’s defeat at Real Madrid, Luis Enrique will be hoping for a positive reaction as Barça host Celta tomorrow evening in the tenth round of the 2014/15 Liga (Saturday 8 pm). Leo Messi and Neymar Jr have both … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 3 Cartagena 0 (Barça win 7-1 on aggregate)

Barça will meet Getafe in the last 16 of this season’s Copa del Rey after completing an easy 7-1 aggregate win over Segunda División B side Cartagena. There was never ever doubt about which team would qualify after Barça won … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 2 Villarreal 1

A week ago questions were beginning to be asked about the goal return of Brazilian star Neymar Jr. The €57 million signing had only managed five goals but this week he has doubled his tally with a hat-trick against Celtic … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 2 Real Madrid 1

Barça end the day with a six-point advantage over Real Madrid after a 2-1 victory over Los Merengues at Camp Nou this evening. Neymar Jr shot Barça into the lead in the 19th minute and then the Brazilian provided the … Continue reading

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Match Report Supercopa 1st leg: Atlético Madrid 1 FC Barcelona 1

Neymar Jr came off the substitutes’ bench to score his first official goal for Barça and earn a hard fought 1-1 draw with Atlético Madrid in the first leg of the 2013 Supercopa at the Vicente Calderón stadium tonight. Ex-blaugrana … Continue reading

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Gamper 2013: Barça 8 Santos 0

Barça won the 48th edition of the Trofeu Joan Gamper after a splendid 8-0 victory over the Brazilian side Santos. Goals from Messi, Alexis, Pedro, Fabregas (2), Adriano and Dongou plus an own goal from Santos defender Leo gave the … Continue reading

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Barça must aim higher than just getting the better of Real Madrid

Reading the Catalan sports papers over the last couple of days I can’t help noticing an unhealthy mood of triumphalism. Rather than judging the signing of Neymar Jr. on the merits of the player weighed up against the financial price … Continue reading

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