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# barcelona - Friday 14 December, 2018

Dembele needs to improve off the pitch, admits Barcelona team-mate
# Warning
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# Warning

Dembele needs to improve off the pitch, admits Barcelona team-mate

Dec 14th 2018, 6:57 PM 9,920 Views 4 Comments

Jordi Alba says off-field drama has blighted an otherwise bright campaign for the star.

# barcelona - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

'For the first time it feels really special': Pochettino revels in Tottenham progress
# Champions League
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# Champions League

'For the first time it feels really special': Pochettino revels in Tottenham progress

Dec 12th 2018, 12:20 AM 7,642 Views 7 Comments

Lucas Moura’s late goal at the Camp Nou secured a place in the last 16 for Spurs.

# barcelona - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

16-year-old Troy Parrott fires home as Spurs' young guns beat Barcelona
# Irish Eye
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# Irish Eye

16-year-old Troy Parrott fires home as Spurs' young guns beat Barcelona

Dec 11th 2018, 4:55 PM 17,644 Views 14 Comments

The Dublin teen’s fine form continues off the back of a huge few days.

Barcelona withdraws from plan to play LaLiga game in Miami
# No Dice
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# No Dice

Barcelona withdraws from plan to play LaLiga game in Miami

Dec 11th 2018, 7:30 AM 3,806 Views 4 Comments

It had been proposed that Barcelona would face Girona in Miami in January.

# barcelona - Monday 10 December, 2018

'Kane is extraordinary' – Barcelona coach hails reported €221 million target
# Transfer News
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# Transfer News

'Kane is extraordinary' – Barcelona coach hails reported €221 million target

Dec 10th 2018, 5:32 PM 9,202 Views 6 Comments

The Spurs striker signed a new six-year contract in June, but rumours of his exit persist.

Ronaldo wants Messi to 'accept the challenge' by joining him in Serie A
# Italian Job
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# Italian Job

Ronaldo wants Messi to 'accept the challenge' by joining him in Serie A

Dec 10th 2018, 10:10 AM 12,644 Views 12 Comments

‘I respect him. He is a fantastic player, a good guy, but I do not miss anything here.’

# barcelona - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Messi dazzles with two brilliant free kicks as Barcelona demolish Espanyol in Catalan derby
# Goat
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# Goat

Messi dazzles with two brilliant free kicks as Barcelona demolish Espanyol in Catalan derby

Dec 8th 2018, 10:25 PM 7,794 Views 8 Comments

The Argentine scored a double and set up another during a one-sided win for Barcelona.

# barcelona - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Pique and Alena send lacklustre Barca top after recent stutter From The42

Pique and Alena send lacklustre Barca top after recent stutter

Dec 2nd 2018, 8:05 PM 4,049 Views 1 Comment

Barcelona were a long way from their best as they laboured to a 2-0 win over Villarreal at Camp Nou on Sunday.

# barcelona - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Messi admits Pique assist was 'not something we planned'
# Mis-hit
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# Mis-hit

Messi admits Pique assist was 'not something we planned'

Nov 29th 2018, 9:58 AM 5,438 Views 0 Comments

The Argentine set up the defender during his side’s win over PSV, but the star said his free-kick was an accident.

# barcelona - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Messi's genius inspires Barcelona to secure top spot after shaky start against PSV
# Top Top
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# Top Top

Messi's genius inspires Barcelona to secure top spot after shaky start against PSV

Nov 28th 2018, 10:19 PM 5,870 Views 1 Comment

Barcelona did just enough to edge past a plucky PSV in Eindhoven.

# barcelona - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Barca stay top as Dembele's late strike denies Atletico Madrid
# Top Of The Table Clash
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# Top Of The Table Clash

Barca stay top as Dembele's late strike denies Atletico Madrid

Nov 24th 2018, 10:27 PM 6,131 Views 0 Comments

Diego Costa’s header looked to have earned the hosts a priceless win.

# barcelona - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

One killed and 44 injured as landslide causes commuter train to derail outside Barcelona
# Barcelona
# Barcelona

One killed and 44 injured as landslide causes commuter train to derail outside Barcelona

Updated Nov 20th 2018, 11:31 AM 13,679 Views 0 Comments

Heavy rain in the area over the past few days could have caused the landslide, authorities have said.

# barcelona - Monday 19 November, 2018

'Being a footballer is a privilege. I think maybe he should focus more on his football'
# Advice
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# Advice

'Being a footballer is a privilege. I think maybe he should focus more on his football'

Nov 19th 2018, 7:44 PM 16,678 Views 0 Comments

Luis Suarez has called on fellow Barcelona star Ousmane Dembele to learn from his team-mates.

# barcelona - Saturday 10 November, 2018

Messi returns to Barcelona squad following broken arm while Dembele is dropped
# Comeback Kid
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# Comeback Kid

Messi returns to Barcelona squad following broken arm while Dembele is dropped

Nov 10th 2018, 4:33 PM 5,013 Views 0 Comments

Samuel Umtiti is also back in the squad following a knee problem.

# barcelona - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Icardi bags 87th minute-equaliser but Barcelona qualify for Champions League knockout stages
# Onwards And Upwards
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# Onwards And Upwards

Icardi bags 87th minute-equaliser but Barcelona qualify for Champions League knockout stages

Nov 6th 2018, 10:14 PM 4,307 Views 0 Comments

Ernesto Valverde’s side grabbed a point at the San Siro on Tuesday to book their place in the last sixteen.

# barcelona - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Barcelona include Messi in squad for Inter trip 'without medical all-clear' following broken arm
# Recovery
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# Recovery

Barcelona include Messi in squad for Inter trip 'without medical all-clear' following broken arm

Nov 4th 2018, 3:53 PM 4,349 Views 0 Comments

Barcelona face Inter Milan in the Champions League on Tuesday as they close in on qualification.

# barcelona - Saturday 3 November, 2018

Barcelona strike twice in three minutes to snatch victory at Rayo Vallecano
# The Late Show
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# The Late Show

Barcelona strike twice in three minutes to snatch victory at Rayo Vallecano

Nov 3rd 2018, 10:26 PM 6,194 Views 0 Comments

Dembele and Suarez were on the mark late on to save Valverde’s side.

# barcelona - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Ramos: Real Madrid players are with Lopetegui 'to the death'
# Support
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# Support

Ramos: Real Madrid players are with Lopetegui 'to the death'

Oct 28th 2018, 9:25 PM 8,035 Views 5 Comments

A 5-1 thumping at Camp Nou has left Julen Lopetegui on the brink of the sack.

Luis Suarez scores hat-trick as Barcelona humiliate Real Madrid in electric El Clasico
# El Clasico
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# El Clasico

Luis Suarez scores hat-trick as Barcelona humiliate Real Madrid in electric El Clasico

Oct 28th 2018, 6:13 PM 13,728 Views 9 Comments

Pressure mounted on Julen Lopetegui on Sunday as Real Madrid suffered a 5-1 defeat.

# barcelona - Friday 26 October, 2018

Barcelona v Real Madrid: The last El Clasico without Messi and Ronaldo - where are they now?
# Football Royalty
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# Football Royalty

Barcelona v Real Madrid: The last El Clasico without Messi and Ronaldo - where are they now?

Oct 26th 2018, 10:31 AM 6,288 Views 6 Comments

It is almost 11 years since the last El Clasico without either Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo – where ar the players who did feature now?

# barcelona - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Barca concern ahead of Clasico as Messi injured in win over Sevilla
# Talisman
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# Talisman

Barca concern ahead of Clasico as Messi injured in win over Sevilla

Oct 20th 2018, 10:03 PM 7,247 Views 5 Comments

After creating one goal and scoring another, Lionel Messi was replaced in the first half of Barcelona’s 4-2 victory.

# barcelona - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Barcelona's Sagrada Família agrees deal after 130 years of unlicensed construction
# LICENSED AT LAST
# LICENSED AT LAST

Barcelona's Sagrada Família agrees deal after 130 years of unlicensed construction

Oct 18th 2018, 10:06 PM 43,897 Views 25 Comments

The basilica has agreed to pay Barcelona €36 million towards local improvements.

# barcelona - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Barcelona know when quiet captain Messi is angry - Abidal
# Grumpy
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# Grumpy

Barcelona know when quiet captain Messi is angry - Abidal

Oct 17th 2018, 7:12 PM 5,886 Views 3 Comments

Diego Maradona suggested the star player lacked the traits required to captain the national team, but the Catalan side’s director disagrees.

Henry: Wenger and Guardiola inspirations for my coaching career at Monaco
# Inspiration
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# Inspiration

Henry: Wenger and Guardiola inspirations for my coaching career at Monaco

Oct 17th 2018, 5:04 PM 2,547 Views 1 Comment

Lessons learned from Arsene Wenger and Pep Guardiola will aid Thierry Henry as he begins his coaching career at Monaco.

# barcelona - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

'It feels like every player who comes into Man United struggles. We could sign Messi and he'd struggle'
# Looking For Answers
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# Looking For Answers

'It feels like every player who comes into Man United struggles. We could sign Messi and he'd struggle'

Oct 16th 2018, 9:24 PM 10,022 Views 2 Comments

Paul Scholes says Man United need better quality players but also suggests that Lionel Messi would struggle in the side.

# barcelona - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

Carrick: I fell into two-year depression after the 2009 Champions League final
# Dark Days
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# Dark Days

Carrick: I fell into two-year depression after the 2009 Champions League final

Oct 9th 2018, 1:00 PM 8,987 Views 8 Comments

After losing to Barcelona in Rome nine years ago, the former Manchester United midfielder admits struggling badly.

# barcelona - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Winless run extends for Barcelona despite brilliant Messi goal
# Stalemate
From The42
# Stalemate

Winless run extends for Barcelona despite brilliant Messi goal

Oct 7th 2018, 10:25 PM 6,998 Views 3 Comments

Sevilla are the LaLiga leaders heading into the October international break after champions Barcelona could only draw away to Valencia.

# barcelona - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

As it happened: Napoli v Liverpool and Tottenham v Barcelona, Champions League From The42
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As it happened: Napoli v Liverpool and Tottenham v Barcelona, Champions League

# barcelona - Saturday 29 September, 2018

24 injured and two arrested during Barcelona rally and counter-protest
# Catalan
# Catalan

24 injured and two arrested during Barcelona rally and counter-protest

Sep 29th 2018, 6:53 PM 10,769 Views 13 Comments

The rally was to pay tribute to police deployed to prevent the 2017 Catalan independence referendum – but people outraged at the rally also turned out.

Messi and Munir combine in the 84th minute to prevent another Barcelona defeat
# Late Late Show
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# Late Late Show

Messi and Munir combine in the 84th minute to prevent another Barcelona defeat

Sep 29th 2018, 5:51 PM 4,847 Views 0 Comments

Barcelona dropped points in La Liga for a third successive game, but it could have been worse had Lionel Messi not set up Munir El Haddadi.

# barcelona - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Messi bags hat-trick to equal Raul's Champions League goal-scoring record as Barcelona thump PSV
# Routine Win
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# Routine Win

Messi bags hat-trick to equal Raul's Champions League goal-scoring record as Barcelona thump PSV

Sep 18th 2018, 8:33 PM 12,601 Views 11 Comments

Messi became the second player in Champions League history to score in 14 consecutive seasons on Tuesday night.

# barcelona - Sunday 16 September, 2018

#DaretoZlatan - Ibrahimovic joins Ronaldo and Messi in 500 club with outrageous goal
# Goalazo
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# Goalazo

#DaretoZlatan - Ibrahimovic joins Ronaldo and Messi in 500 club with outrageous goal

Sep 16th 2018, 9:26 AM 14,426 Views 14 Comments

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored his 500th career goal with an incredible flick for LA Galaxy on Saturday.

# barcelona - Friday 14 September, 2018

Messi found 'crying like a kid who had lost his mother' after 2016 Copa America heartache
# Despair
From The42
# Despair

Messi found 'crying like a kid who had lost his mother' after 2016 Copa America heartache

Sep 14th 2018, 5:01 PM 6,014 Views 3 Comments

Argentina lost out to Chile after a penalty shootout in the 2016 Copa America final.

# barcelona - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Pogba: 'As long as you do not see me in a Barcelona jersey, it's because I'm in Manchester'
# Staying Put
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# Staying Put

Pogba: 'As long as you do not see me in a Barcelona jersey, it's because I'm in Manchester'

Sep 9th 2018, 4:29 PM 11,993 Views 15 Comments

Man United star Paul Pogba says that links with a move to Barcelona are pure speculation.

# barcelona - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Girona accept La Liga's proposal to play Barcelona in America
# Stateside
From The42
# Stateside

Girona accept La Liga's proposal to play Barcelona in America

Sep 6th 2018, 8:53 PM 6,635 Views 8 Comments

The game will be La Liga’s first on US soil.

# barcelona - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

'I have everything here' – Messi wants Barcelona stay
# Barca
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# Barca

'I have everything here' – Messi wants Barcelona stay

Sep 4th 2018, 8:06 AM 5,192 Views 13 Comments

The Argentine star says he has no plans to leave the La Liga champions, saying he has no desire to move for at least three years.

# barcelona - Monday 3 September, 2018

Barcelona will have to retire No.10 jersey when Messi leaves - Ronaldinho
# Irreplaceable
From The42
# Irreplaceable

Barcelona will have to retire No.10 jersey when Messi leaves - Ronaldinho

Sep 3rd 2018, 8:03 PM 12,419 Views 22 Comments

Ronaldinho believes that Barcelona star Messi is the “best in history.”

# barcelona - Sunday 2 September, 2018

Messi and Suarez on the double as Barcelona hit La Liga new boys for eight
# Hammering
From The42
# Hammering

Messi and Suarez on the double as Barcelona hit La Liga new boys for eight

Sep 2nd 2018, 7:49 PM 6,571 Views 6 Comments

Huesca took a surprise early lead at Camp Nou, but were blown away thereafter.

# barcelona - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Stunning late goal leaves La Liga newcomers still unbeaten ahead of trip to face Barcelona
# Top Bins
From The42
# Top Bins

Stunning late goal leaves La Liga newcomers still unbeaten ahead of trip to face Barcelona

Aug 28th 2018, 2:32 PM 10,213 Views 2 Comments

SD Huesca grabbed a 2-2 draw last night in Bilbao thanks to a brilliant strike near the finish.

# barcelona - Sunday 26 August, 2018

Barca bemoan Valladolid pitch, La Liga to take disciplinary action
# Close To Home
From The42
# Close To Home

Barca bemoan Valladolid pitch, La Liga to take disciplinary action

Aug 26th 2018, 9:50 AM 11,721 Views 5 Comments

“They want to take our players to the US, but the state of the grass today was a disgrace,” complained Gerard Pique.