Tag Archives: Van Gaal

Barça undone by Van Gaal’s United

Barça’s second pre-season game ended in defeat to ex-coach Louis van Gaal’s Manchester United who ran out 3-1 winners in Santa Clara, California today. Wayne Rooney headed United into an early lead before Jesse Lingard made it 2-0 midway through … Continue reading

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Champions League Preview: FC Barcelona vs AFC Ajax

Barça begin the 2013/14 Uefa Champions League with a game against the legendary Amsterdamsche Football Club Ajax at Camp Nou tomorrow night (Wednesday 8.45 pm). With Jordi Alba joining Isaac Cuenca and Ibi Afellay on the injured list and Carles … Continue reading

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Preview: Athletic Bilbao v Barça

Pep Guardiola has named 20 players for the trip to Bilbao where Barça will try to reach the Quarter Finals of this season’s Copa del Rey. After the 0-0 draw at Camp Nou in the first leg, we know that … Continue reading

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