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'I don't know what to tell you': Valverde confident Barcelona's dry spell is only a blip
The Catalan side have only scored one goal in their last three matches in all competitions, but insists he’s not worried about their lack of cutting edge.
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Messi's return fails to inspire as Barcelona slump to goalless draw with Athletic Bilbao
Valverde’s men drew for the third match in a row on Sunday evening.
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More frustration for Waterford as they drop points in stalemate by the seaside
A goalless draw suits Bray more, as they look to pull clear of the relegation zone.
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Ramos sees red as Real Madrid miss the chance to close the gap on Barcelona
Zidane’s side were left frustrated as they failed to break down Athletic Bilbao.
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'I think he needs a big contract': Mourinho wants new shooting boots for Lukaku
The Belgian striker is currently without a boot sponsor, and his manager says finding the right partner will help him rediscover his goalscoring touch.
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Finn Harps' goal famine stretches to 471 minutes with defeat to Shamrock Rovers
Sean Boyd and Dean Clarke were on the mark for the Hoops.
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'I miss a striker that scores' - Van Gaal bemoans United's lack of firepower
Another hint that time is running out for Robin van Persie and Radamel Falcao?