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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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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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Copa del Rey Preview: FC Barcelona vs Real Sociedad (Semi-final 1st leg)

Following the shock of Saturday’s 2-3 defeat at home to Valencia, Barça return to action tomorrow with the Copa del Rey semi-final first leg against Real Sociedad at Camp Nou (Wednesday 10 pm). Despite the ongoing battle for La Liga … 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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FC Barcelona 0 Bayern Munich 3 (Bayern win 7-0 on aggregate)

There was no comeback. There was no miracle. Instead Barça suffered a humiliating 0-3 home defeat to a splendid Bayern Munich side that now meet Borussia Dortmund in an all-German final at Wembley on May 25.

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FC Barcelona vs Bayern Munich: Champions League semi-final 2nd leg preview

Barça will need to make one of the greatest ever Champions League comebacks to reach this year’s Wembley final on May 25. Last week’s 4-0 defeat to Bayern Munich in the semi-final first leg has left Tito Vilanova’s men with a … Continue reading

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Bayern-Barça: The Post Mortem

At the start of the 2012/13 season there were many culés who would have settled for reclaiming La Liga and two semi-final appearances, especially after losing the coaching genius of Pep Guardiola. However, following Barça’s worst defeat since the Frank Rijkaard … Continue reading

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Bayern Munich 4 FC Barcelona 0

Four years after a memorable 4-0 Champions League victory over Bayern Munich the tables were turned tonight as Barça were destroyed by the same score at the Allianz Arena. There is still a second leg at Camp Nou next week … Continue reading

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Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona: Champions League semi-final first leg preview

Bayern Munich and Barça commence battle tomorrow evening (Tuesday 8.45 pm) with a place in the Uefa Champions League final on May 25 at stake. With four European Cups each there can be few bigger clashes than this in world … Continue reading

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Champions League semi-final draw: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Today’s lunchtime draw for the Champions League semi-finals has paired Barça with four-times European Champions and recently-crowned 2012/13 Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich. The first leg will be played at the Allianz Arena on Tuesday 23 April with the return game … Continue reading

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