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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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Neymar on the counter sees off Atlético

Barça reached the Copa del Rey semi-finals tonight with a splendid 2-3 victory over Atlético Madrid at the Vicente Calderón stadium. All the goals came in a thrilling first half with Fernando Torres cancelling out Leo Messi’s first leg goal … Continue reading

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Barça toppled in Paris

Barça’s unbeaten start to the season came to an end tonight with a Champions League defeat at Paris Saint Germain. In a thrilling match, David Luiz fired PSG in front in the tenth minute but Leo Messi equalised soon after. … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 2 Getafe 2

Only the most extreme optimist could give Barça any chance of reclaiming La Liga following this afternoon’s 2-2 draw with Getafe at Camp Nou. The game was dedicated to the memory of Tito Vilanova and it began well enough when … Continue reading

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Champions League Match Report: FC Barcelona 1 Atlético Madrid 1

It seems nothing can separate Barça and Atlético Madrid. Four meetings this season and four draws, the latest a high-paced battle in the Champions League quarter-final first leg at Camp Nou tonight that ended 1-1. Diego Ribas surprised José Manuel … Continue reading

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Match Report: Levante 1 FC Barcelona 1

On the opening day of the season Barça knocked seven goals past Joaquin Caparros’s Levante at Camp Nou but tonight at the Ciutat de Valencia stadium Tata Martino’s men could do no better than a 1-1 draw. Both goals came … Continue reading

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Match Report: Atlético Madrid 0 FC Barcelona 0

Atlético Madrid and Barça fought out an intense goalless draw at the Vicente Calderón tonight which leaves both teams on 50 points at the half-way point of La Liga. As the visiting team the draw will seem more valuable to … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 4 Elche 0

Alexis Sanchez’s first blaugrana hat-trick and a goal from Pedro Rodriguez earned Barça an impressive 4-0 win over Elche at Camp Nou this afternoon. The victory means Barça remain top of La Liga for another week. The advantage over second … Continue reading

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Match Report: FC Barcelona 3 AC Milan 1

Barça comfortably reached the last 16 of the 2013/14 Champions League after a 3-1 win over AC Milan at Camp Nou tonight. Leo Messi ended his four-match goal drought, blasting Barça in front from the penalty spot after half an … Continue reading

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Match Report: Celta de Vigo 0 FC Barcelona 3

Cesc Fabregas has sometimes been described as being an anarchic player. Tonight, Fabregas stood out in a chaotic match at Balaídos, playing a major part in Barça’s first goal, scored by Alexis Sanchez in the ninth minute, before scoring the … Continue reading

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