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Copa del Rey Preview: Real Sociedad vs FC Barcelona (semi-final 2nd leg)

Barça travel to San Sebastian tomorrow for the Copa del Rey semi-final second leg against Real Sociedad. The 2-0 lead from the first game at Camp Nou last week gives Barça a healthy advantage but Tata Martino is taking no … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 5 Levante 1 (Barça win 9-2 on aggregate)

Barça reached the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey tonight after crushing Levante with a 5-1 win on the night and a 9-2 overall aggregate score. Levante had little chance after the 1-4 scoreline in the first game but an … Continue reading

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Match Report: Levante 1 FC Barcelona 4

Leo Messi turned provider tonight as Barça came from behind to beat Levante 1-4 in the first leg of the Copa del Rey quarter-final. El Zhar had fired the home team into a first-half lead but Messi responded with four … Continue reading

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Copa del Rey Preview: Levante vs FC Barcelona (Quarter-final 1st leg)

Just three days after the 1-1 draw in La Liga, Levante and Barça meet again at the Ciutat de Valencia stadium tomorrow for the quarter-final first leg of the Copa del Rey. With a semi-final place against Real Sociedad or … Continue reading

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Preview: FC Barcelona vs Elche (game 18 liga 2013/14)

Barça return to action after the Christmas break with the first game of 2014 against Elche at Camp Nou tomorrow (Sunday 4 pm). Leo Messi may have scored a hat-trick in yesterday’s open training session at the Mini Estadi but … 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: Real Betis 1 FC Barcelona 4

Barça moved three points clear at the top of La Liga tonight after a 1-4 victory over Betis at the Benito Villamarin. The scoreline suggests an easy away win but Betis had the better of the first 30 minutes when … Continue reading

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Preview: Real Betis vs FC Barcelona (game 13 liga 2013/14)

Tata Martino has named 18 players for tomorrow’s league match against Betis at the Benito Villamarin (Sunday 9 pm). Gerard Piqué continues to have problems with a groin strain and misses the trip to Seville while Martino has also decided … Continue reading

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Champions League Preview: FC Barcelona vs AC Milan

Champions League football returns to Camp Nou tomorrow as Barça take on AC Milan in the battle for first place in Group H (Wednesday 8.45 pm). Tata Martino’s men go into the match in a strong position, knowing that a … Continue reading

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Preview: FC Barcelona vs Espanyol (game 12 liga 2013/14)

Barça play the fifth game in 14 days with the visit of Espanyol for the local derby at Camp Nou tomorrow night (Friday 9 pm). The packed fixture list gives little time for rest and preparation but by playing on the … Continue reading

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