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Messi goal seals La Liga for Barça

Barça won La Liga 2014/15 tonight after Leo Messi’s 65th minute goal was enough to beat Atlético Madrid 0-1 at the Calderón. real Madrid’s 1-4 victory at Espanyol counted for nothing as Barça’s win takes the new Champions to 93 … Continue reading

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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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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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Barça grind to a halt in Getafe

Barça could only manage a disappointing 0-0 draw in this afternoon’s game at Getafe which leaves Real Madrid with a four-point advantage at the top of La Liga. Leo Messi came closest to breaking the deadlock with a 52nd minute … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 2 Manchester City 1 (Barça win 4-1 on aggregate)

Barça reached the last eight of the Champions League this evening after a 2-1 victory over Manchester City at Camp Nou completed an overall 4-1 aggregate score. It was always going to be difficult for City after the 0-2 result … Continue reading

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Copa del Rey Semi-final first leg match report: FC Barcelona 2 Real Sociedad 0

Barça take a healthy 2-0 lead into next Wednesday’s Copa del Rey second leg against Real Sociedad at Anoeta though Tata Martino will feel his team missed an opportunity to kill off the tie completely after playing the entire second … Continue reading

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Match Report: Celtic 0 FC Barcelona 1

Tata Martino’s Barça go marching on after a 0-1 victory tonight at Celtic Park. There was no Leo Messi but the two players who were expected to take more responsibility proved to be decisive. Neymar Jr was now the team’s … Continue reading

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Match Report: Rayo Vallecano 0 FC Barcelona 4

For the third successive season Barça leave Vallecas with all three points having given Rayo Vallecano a good thrashing. If it was 0-7 and 0-5 in the last two years this time Barça settled for four with Pedro Rodriguez scoring … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 4 AFC Ajax 0

A Leo Messi hat-trick and a headed goal from Gerard Piqué helped Barça to a 4-0 victory over Dutch champions Ajax as the Champions League returned to Camp Nou tonight. The result of the first official game between the two … Continue reading

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Match Report: Malaga 0 FC Barcelona 1

A goal from Adriano Correia a minute before half time was enough to earn Barça a narrow 0-1 victory over Malaga at La Rosaleda tonight. The win takes Barça to six points from two games but things might have been … Continue reading

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