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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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Barça vs Madrid – El Clásico Preview

Barça-Madrid. El Clásico. Quite simply the biggest club game in world football. Tomorrow night (Sunday 9 pm) Camp Nou will witness the 230th competitive game between the two giants of Spanish football, and with just one point between the clubs … Continue reading

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Madrid – Barça: The Bernabéu awaits

Luis Enrique faces his biggest test since taking over in the Camp Nou hot-seat with the first Madrid-Barça Clásico of the 2014/15 season tomorrow evening at the Bernabéu (Saturday 6 pm). The Barça coach has seen his team drop just … Continue reading

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El Clásico Preview: Real Madrid vs FC Barcelona (game 29 liga 2013/14)

Tata Martino has named 21 players for tomorrow’s must-win game against Real Madrid at the Bernabéu. Gerard Piqué returns but Carles Puyol has still not fully recovered so he remains in Barcelona along with the other injured players, Isaac Cuenca … Continue reading

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Messi versus Ronaldo and Ribery for 2013 Ballon D’Or

There were no surprises today as FIFA revealed the three finalists for this year’s Ballon d’Or award as Leo Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Franck Ribery. The winner will be announced at the awards ceremony in Zurich on January 13.

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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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Supercopa 2013 1st Leg Match Preview: Atlético Madrid vs FC Barcelona

Tata Martino will make at least one change for tomorrow night’s Supercopa first leg against Atlético Madrid at the Vicente Calderon (Wednesday 11 pm) with Adriano forced to miss out through suspension thanks to the red card he received in last … Continue reading

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Champions League Quarter Final draw: Paris Saint-Germain vs Barça

The Champions League draw was made this lunchtime with Barça being paired with French big money spenders Paris Saint Germain. The first leg will be played at the Parc des Princes on Tuesday 2 April with the return at Camp Nou … Continue reading

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Copa del Rey semi-final second leg: FC Barcelona 1 Real Madrid 3 (Madrid win 4-2 on aggregate)

Barça’s season took a big blow tonight at Camp Nou as Real Madrid reached the Copa del Rey final with a comprehensive 1-3 win over the holders. Cristiano Ronaldo fired the visitors into a 13th minute lead from the penalty … Continue reading

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Preview: FC Barcelona vs Real Madrid (Copa del Rey semi-final second leg)

It may ‘only’ be the Copa del Rey, but tomorrow night’s semi-final second leg at Camp Nou between Barça and Real Madrid takes on a greater importance due to the delicate situation of both teams. There is not just a … Continue reading

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