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Archives: Barcelona

Barcelona STILL Have Objectives To Achieve

Posted on by footballnewsblog

Fresh from their UEFA Champions League victory, FC Barcelona will complete the most successful season in the clubs history on Saturday when they face Deportivo La Coruna in the league. Having become the first ever Spanish team to win the … Continue reading

Congratulations Barca

Posted on by Tom Mallows

It may have been coming for a while but you have to pay tribute to Pep Guardiola’s Barcelona for their achievements so far in a season that could still get even better. Champions and Copa Del Rey winners, his side … Continue reading

Barcelona need another way

Posted on by Tom Mallows

It was called a victory for football. With the free-flowing, attack minded Barca defeating the dour hard-nosed boys from West London, with their stifling, aggressive and negative tactics. But it wasn’t total football that won Barca the game last Wednesday … Continue reading

Barcelona Dominates Spanish SuperClásico

Posted on by George Metellus

After a goalless display by an overly defensive Chelsea side in the Champions League, Barcelona busted out as The Blaugrana displayed their championship form in their annihilation of Real Madrid 6-2 at The Santiago Bernabeu.  Mathematically Barça hasn’t captured its … Continue reading

Abidal To Play In Benefit Match In Miami

Posted on by Juan Arango

Miami will be part of the summer international soccer scene outside of the Gold Cup this summer. Some of Europe’s big stars and their Caribbean counterparts will convene there in order to raise money for the development Haitian youth soccer. … Continue reading

New Frontrunner For '09 FIFA World Player of the Year

Posted on by George Metellus

The FIFA World Player of the Year is the greatest individual honor a footballer can win in the sport. As it is well known, the ’08 award was won by Manchester United’s Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo. After the award presentation, … Continue reading

How to improve Barcelona's starting XI?

Posted on by footballnewsblog

With Barcelona romping to the 2008-09 La Liga title and strong favourites for the UEFA Champions League, it is difficult to see how Pep Guardiola’s men can get much better. Even compared to the 2005-06 double winning team starring Ronaldinho, … Continue reading

Barca vs. The Madrid Media

Posted on by Juan Arango

For nth time this season the Madrid press have come out with cover pages stating how Barcelona were once again aided by referees. For the nth time this season, the Catalans respond by saying that Juande’s Madrid won with coma-inducing … Continue reading

La Liga Week 30 Wrap

Posted on by Juan Arango

Numbers seemed down this week in La Liga mostly due to the Easter holiday, but that did not reduce the excitement in the league. Barcelona continue their ways en route to their 19th league title. The Blaugrana Ballet showed offense, … Continue reading

Cruyff Doesn't "Know Construction", Florentino Doesn't "Know Football"

Posted on by Juan Arango

Former Barca star and coach Johan Cruyff (Photobucket) “I can imagine that he is not going to be involved in football matters.  I don’t know about construction and he doesn’t know about football.  It is obvious.” In an interview with … Continue reading

Louis Van Gaal Gets Hit By Ponzi Scheme

Posted on by Juan Arango
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When people think of Bernard Madoff in the United States, they would like to see the reinstatement of cruel and unusual punishment. Well there is another that might be thinking along those lines these days. Former Barcelona coach Louis Van … Continue reading

Product Review- 2008/09 Barcelona Jersey

Posted on by Juan Arango

La Gent Blaugrana are once again following their “Unconditional Love” this season as they try to come back from two consecutive down years and obtain possible historic Spanish treble. The Nike Barcelona Long Sleeve Home Jersey for 2008-2009 is one … Continue reading

Barca-Bayern Storylines Give Spice To Matchup

Posted on by Juan Arango

It didn’t send boots aquaking in Catalunya, but it is a team to respect based on their precedent. If there is one demon they will have to overcome in order to get to that historic treble, they will have to … Continue reading

Spanish Teams Have Tough Road To UCL Final

Posted on by George Metellus

On Friday, the Champions League Quarterfinal draw was revealed and La Liga teams were given a difficult path towards an all-Spain final.  Futbol Club Barcelona FC Barcelona who are chasing a historic treble will face Bayern Munich in the quarters … Continue reading

Barca Looking At Concerts To Take Slack For Bad Economic Situation

Posted on by Juan Arango

After weeks of speculation, Barcelona made it official today and in a press release stated that Irish rock band U2 will begin their latest tour at the Nou Camp. What better opportunity to spread the brand name of FC Barcelona … Continue reading

Athletic And Barcelona Will Ask For Bernabéu Final

Posted on by Juan Arango

Both Fernando Macua and Joan Laporta will ask to see if the Spanish federation (RFEF)will be willing to change the venue for the final of the Copa del Rey from Mestalla to the Santiago Bernabéu.

I Am Not The One That Talked About Barcelona's Invincibility

Posted on by Juan Arango

Please stop giving me grief about the comments that came out in the papers today. You got the wrong guy. I am not the one that is optimistic about Mallorca’s ability to overturn a 2-0 first leg deficit against Barcelona … Continue reading

Benzema Being Saved For Barca Return Leg?

Posted on by Juan Arango

Lyon is currently en route to an eighth straight Ligue1 title, but that could have suffered a huge hit after this weekend. According to the French media, Lyon forward Karim Benzema will miss this week’s matchups against Lille but will … Continue reading