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Messi hat-trick sinks Sevilla and breaks Zarra’s record

Leo Messi inspired Barça to an impressive 5-1 win over Sevilla at Camp Nou tonight to remain just two points behind Real Madrid at the top of La Liga. For three games Messi had been stuck just one goal behind … Continue reading

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Luis Suarez or Alexis Sanchez

The news that Barça are negotiating with Liverpool for the transfer of Luis Suarez worries me deeply. Don’t get me wrong, Suarez is a fantastic player who is capable of causing problems to the best of defences, and I’m not … Continue reading

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Willkommen Ter Stegen

The first new signing of the Luis Enrique era was confirmed yesterday when German goalkeeper Marc André Ter Stegen joined Barça on a five-year contract. Barça have paid €12 million to Borussia Mönchengladbach for the 22-year-old Ter Stegen who has … Continue reading

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Zubizarreta in meeting with Luis Enrique

It’s more than just a rumour now that Barça are chasing Luis Enrique to be next season’s first team coach. El Sport report a meeting today between Andoni Zubizaretta and Luis Enrique at the latter’s house in Gava just down … Continue reading

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Preview: Real Betis vs FC Barcelona (game 13 liga 2013/14)

Tata Martino has named 18 players for tomorrow’s league match against Betis at the Benito Villamarin (Sunday 9 pm). Gerard Piqué continues to have problems with a groin strain and misses the trip to Seville while Martino has also decided … Continue reading

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Zubizarreta signs Puyol

It seems our defensive problems are over! With the transfer window now closed Sporting Director Andoni Zubizarreta gave a press conference this lunchtime alongside Vice-President Josep Maria Bartomeu to explain Barça’s activity, or rather lack of it, in this summer’s … Continue reading

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Countdown to the new season

Two and a half months ago, at the end of the 2012/13 season, it seemed likely that Barça would make at least two or three summer signings to strengthen the first team squad. However, with just four days to go … Continue reading

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