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Neymar double puts Barça in final

Barça reached the Champions League Final tonight after completing a 5-3 aggregate win over Pep Guardiola’s Bayern Munich. Bayern threatened to overturn Barça’s 3-0 advantage from the first leg especially when Mehdi Benatia headed in from a seventh minute corner. … Continue reading

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Pedro golazo seals Barça win as Madrid draw with Valencia

Barça took a massive step towards the Spanish league title today with a 2-0 victory over Real Sociedad which was immediately followed by Real Madrid’s 2-2 draw with Valencia at the Bernabéu. Barça needed to wait until the 51st minute … Continue reading

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Barça stun Bayern with three late goals

Pep Guardiola made two significant statements in his pre-match press conference before tonight’s Champions League semi-final between his ex-team Barça and his current team Bayern Munich. The first was that the game would not end without goals and the second … Continue reading

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Barça run riot in Cordoba

Barça edged closer to La Liga 2014/15 with a crushing 0-8 victory at Cordoba this afternoon. Cordoba held on for forty-two minutes before Ivan Rakitic broke the deadlock but then the floodgates opened. Luis Suárez completed a hat-trick, Leo Messi … Continue reading

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Getafe blown away by Barça first-half blitz

Barça march on. Two goals apiece from Leo Messi and Luis Suárez plus one each from Neymar Jr and Xavi Hernández earned a six-nil victory over Getafe at Camp Nou tonight to stay top of La Liga with just four … Continue reading

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Brilliant Barça boss Catalan Derby

Barça earned a splendid 0-2 victory over Espanyol this afternoon to move five points clear of Real Madrid who play tomorrow at Celta. Luis Enrique’s men gave a dazzling first half performance with goals from Neymar Jr and Messi in … Continue reading

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Suárez, Bravo and Messi steal the points from valiant Valencia

Goals in the first and last minute from Luis Suárez and Leo Messi earned Barça a nerve-wracking 2-0 victory over Valencia at Camp Nou this afternoon to stay top of La Liga for another week with just six games remaining. … Continue reading

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Neymar and Suárez conquer Paris

Barça took a big step towards the Champions League semi-finals with a 1-3 victory over Paris Saint Germain in the first leg of the quarter-final at the Parc des Princes tonight. Neymar Jr opened the scoring after 18 minutes before … Continue reading

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Barça’s lead cut to two points by Sevilla’s fightback

Barça’s lead at the top of La Liga was cut to two points tonight when Sevilla fought back from 0-2 down to earn a 2-2 draw in a thrilling contest at the Sánchez Pizjuán. Barça played magnificently in the first … Continue reading

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Suárez strike clinches Clásico for Barça

Goals from Jeremy Mathieu and Luis Suárez earned Barça a tense 2-1 win over Real Madrid in front of 98,760 fans at Camp Nou tonight. Mathieu headed in Leo Messi’s free-kick in the 19th minute to put the Catalans ahead … Continue reading

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