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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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Champions League semi-final second leg preview: Bayern Munich vs Barça

Following the 3-0 victory over Pep Guardiola’s Bayern Munich in last Wednesday’s first leg, Barça are firm favourites to reach the Champions League Final in Berlin on June 6. However, 90 minutes remain in tomorrow’s second leg at the Allianz … Continue reading

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Neymar double seals Barça’s place in Champions League semi-finals

Barça coasted into the Champions League semi-finals with a 2-0 win over Paris Saint Germain tonight which completes an overall aggregate score of 5-1. Neymar Jr scored both goals in a wonderful first 45 minutes from Luis Enrique’s men, inspired … Continue reading

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Champions League Preview: Barça vs Paris Saint Germain

Barça are clear favourites to reach the Champions League semi-finals tomorrow night when Paris Saint Germain visit Camp Nou (Tuesday 8.45 pm) for the return game of the quarter-final tie which began last Wednesday with Barça’s 1-3 first leg win … Continue reading

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Barça drawn again with PSG for Champions League quarter-finals

After meeting twice in the Group stage, today’s Champions League quarter-final draw has again paired Barça with Paris Saint Germain in a repeat of the quarter-final two seasons ago. There will be no need for introductions as we will once … Continue reading

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Rakitic seals City’s fate

Ivan Rakitic’s first half goal earned a 1-0 victory over Manchester City on the night and a 3-1 aggregate win overall which puts Barça in the Champions League quarter-finals for the eighth successive season. The possible rivals in Friday’s draw … Continue reading

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Champions League Preview: Barça vs Manchester City

Barça host English Premier League champions Manchester City tomorrow (Wednesday 8.45 pm) in the second leg of the Champions League last 16 tie. Two goals from Luis Suárez earned a 1-2 away win in the first leg at the Etihad … Continue reading

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Barça reach final but lose Busquets

Barça reached the Copa del Rey Final this evening with a 1-3 second leg win at Villarreal to complete an aggregate semi-final score of 6-2 overall. It was always going to be tough for Villarreal to overturn the two-goal deficit … Continue reading

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Copa del Rey semi-final second leg preview: Villarreal vs Barça

Barça face Villarreal at El Madrigal tomorrow evening (Wednesday 8 pm) in the Copa del Rey semi-final second leg with Luis Enrique looking for his first final as first team coach. A 3-1 advantage from the first leg three weeks … Continue reading

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Match Report: Atlético Madrid 1 FC Barcelona 0 (Atlético win 2-1 on aggregate)

It wasn’t to be. After reaching the Champions League for six successive seasons Barça crashed out at the quarter-final stage tonight to Diego Simeone’s Atlético Madrid. Following last week’s 1-1 draw in the first leg at Camp Nou Barça needed … Continue reading

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