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Champions League quarter-final 2nd leg preview: Atlético Madrid vs FC Barcelona

If you are not excited by tomorrow night’s Champions League quarter-final second leg between Atlético Madrid and Barça you should probably call the doctor. Two sides with contrasting styles, that have been unable to defeat the other in four previous … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 4 Malaga 1 (Merci Abi)

Barça finished the 2012/13 season with a 4-1 victory over Malaga at Camp Nou, taking the points total for La Liga to 100 and equalizing the record set by Real Madrid last season. However, the result and the record took … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 4 Betis 2

Barça move to within two points of the league title after a 4-2 victory over Real Betis tonight. Betis twice took the lead in the first half to worry the Camp Nou crowd but goals from Alexis Sanchez, David Villa … 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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FC Barcelona 1 Levante 0

While Bayern Munich warmed up for Tuesday’s Champions League semi-final with a 1-6 away win at Hannover 96 this afternoon, this evening Barça had to wait until a Cesc Fabregas strike in the 84th minute to overcome a defensive Levante … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 1 Paris Saint-Germain 1 (3-3 on aggregate: Barça win on away goals)

Barça reached a record sixth consecutive Champions League semi-final tonight after a nail-biting 1-1 draw with Paris Saint-Germain. For 20 minutes of the second half PSG were ahead in the tie after Javier Pastore fired the visitors in front. Tito … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona vs Paris Saint-Germain: Champions League Quarter Final 2nd Leg Preview

Another thrilling night of football awaits Camp Nou as Barça take on Paris Saint-Germain with the intention of reaching a record-breaking sixth consecutive Champions League semi-final. Leo Messi faces a race against time to be fit for the game, while with Carles … Continue reading

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Paris SG 2 FC Barcelona 2

A last gasp strike from Blaise Matuidi denied Barça victory over Paris Saint-Germain in a bruising encounter at the Parc des Princes tonight. PSG gave Barça plenty of headaches and had the better chances in the opening half hour though … Continue reading

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Preview: FC Barcelona vs Rayo Vallecano (game 28 liga 2012/13)

Following the splendid 4-0 victory over AC Milan in the Champions League Barça return to La Liga tomorrow night (Sunday 9 pm) with a home game against Rayo Vallecano. The Blaugrana will be without captain Carles Puyol who underwent a … Continue reading

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