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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

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Champions League Preview: Barça vs Bayer Leverkusen

The last time Bayer Leverkusen visited Camp Nou, in March 2012, they received a 7-1 thrashing from Pep Guardiola’s Barça. Leo Messi played an absolute blinder that night, scoring five in one of the most dazzling displays ever seen in … Continue reading

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Piqué returns for leaders Barça at Celta

Gerard Piqué returns to league action following his four-match suspension as Barça take on Celta de Vigo at Balaidos tomorrow night (Wednesday 8.00 pm). Without Piqué, the defending champions have begun La Liga 2015/16 with four straight victories and Luis … Continue reading

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Champions League preview: AS Roma vs FC Barcelona

Barça begin their defence of the Champions League tomorrow night with a tough game at AS Roma at the Olympic Stadium in Rome (Wednesday 8.45 pm). No team has ever won back-to-back Champions Leagues which makes this season’s competition even … Continue reading

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Champions League semi-final preview: Barça vs Bayern Munich

Pep Guardiola, the man who won fourteen titles in four incredible seasons at Barça, returns to Camp Nou tomorrow for the first time as an opposing team coach. It could hardly be a bigger occasion with Luis Enrique’s in-form Barça facing … Continue reading

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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

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Getafe blown away by Barça first-half blitz

Barça march on. Two goals apiece from Leo Messi and Luis Suárez plus one each from Neymar Jr and Xavi Hernández earned a six-nil victory over Getafe at Camp Nou tonight to stay top of La Liga with just four … Continue reading

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Possible return for Vermaelen against Getafe

Barça play hosts to Getafe tomorrow night (Tuesday 8 pm) in the 34th Jornada of La Liga 2014/15. Real Madrid’s 2-4 win at Celta leaves Barça’s advantage at the top of the table back to just two points, making every … Continue reading

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Brilliant Barça boss Catalan Derby

Barça earned a splendid 0-2 victory over Espanyol this afternoon to move five points clear of Real Madrid who play tomorrow at Celta. Luis Enrique’s men gave a dazzling first half performance with goals from Neymar Jr and Messi in … Continue reading

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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

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