Tag Archives: Saturday

Dilemmas for Luis Enrique at Sevilla

Luis Enrique has just sixteen first team players available for tomorrow afternoon’s game at Sevilla (Saturday 4 pm) as Barça look to regain top spot in La Liga before the internation break. Villarreal, who lead the table on 16 points … Continue reading

Posted in La Liga, Match Previews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Ter Stegen set for league debut at Atlético

Barça return to action after the international break with the always tough trip to face Atlético Madrid at the Vicente Caldrerón (Saturday 8.30 pm). Luis Enrique is without the injured Dani Alves and the suspended Gerard Piqué, and his plans … Continue reading

Posted in La Liga, Match Previews, Ter Stegen | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Champions League Final Preview: Juventus vs Barça

The 2014/15 season reaches its climax tomorrow evening when Barça and Juventus face off in the Champions League Final at Berlin’s Olympiastadion (Saturday 8.45 pm). Both finalists arrive to the game as champions of their respective league and cup competitions, which … Continue reading

Posted in Champions League, Match Previews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Copa del Rey Final 2015: Athletic Club vs Barça

Barça have won the Copa del Rey more times than anybody with twenty-six victories since the tournament began in 1902 followed by Bilbao’s Athletic Club with 23 wins. Tomorrow night at Camp Nou (Saturday 9.30 pm) the two cup kings … Continue reading

Posted in Camp Nou, Copa Del Rey, Match Previews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Barça celebrate title against Depor and bid farewell to Xavi

Champions Barça play the final game of La Liga 2014/15 when Deportivo de La Coruña visit Camp Nou tomorrow evening (Saturday 6.30 pm). With the title won there will be a party atmosphere to the occasion and after the match … Continue reading

Posted in barça defensive record, Claudio Bravo, Dani Alves, La Liga, Luis Enrique, Match Previews, Xavi Hernandez | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Real Sociedad next as strike threatens La Liga

Following Barça’s superb 3-0 victory over Bayern Munich in the Champions League semi-final first leg on Wednesday night there is inevitable talk of a treble as bookmakers make Luis Enrique’s men odds-on favourites in all three competitions. It’s back to … Continue reading

Posted in La Liga, Match Previews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Barça face must-win game at Cordoba

May is upon us. And for the first time in six years Barça enter the fifth month of the year with three possible titles in play. The 2008/09 season ended with a unforgettable triplete of Copa, Liga and Champions League … Continue reading

Posted in La Liga, Match Previews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Barça need three points at Espanyol

With just six games to play in La Liga 2014/15 Barça travel across town to Cornellà-El Prat tomorrow to face local rivals Espanyol at the newly-named Power8 stadium (Saturday 4 pm). The two-point advantage over second placed Real Madrid leaves … Continue reading

Posted in La Liga, Match Previews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Big week for Barça begins at Eibar

Barça face two massive games at Camp Nou in the coming week with the Champions League return game against Manchester City on Wednesday followed by a possible title-decider with Real Madrid the following Sunday. First, with three more vital points … Continue reading

Posted in La Liga, Match Previews, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rakitic and Suárez inspire Barça to victory

A below-par Barça clocked up three more points this afternoon with a 1-3 win over Granada at the Nuevo Los Cármenes stadium. Ivan Rakitic and Luis Suárez made the difference in an uninspiring game with both players involved in all … Continue reading

Posted in Ivan Rakitic, La Liga, Luis Suarez, Match reports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment