Archives: Barcelona

WATCH World Soccer Radio, Live at 9pm ET; Tonight’s Topics: (1) Barca Outfox Man City (2) PSG Crush Leverkusen

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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TONIGHT on World Soccer Radio 9PM ET/6PM PT – Nick and Danny discuss today’s Champions League action and what the future holds for Man City with Kartik Krishnaiyer of World Soccer Talk. Also, we’ll follow up on the weekend’s FA … Continue reading

Cesc Fabregas Says Critics Need to Shut Up For A Few Days After Barca Beat Manchester City [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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In his post-match interview, Barcelona midfielder Cesc Fabregas sent a message to critics by saying they’ll have to shut up for a few days after his club convincingly defeated Manchester City 2-0 at Etihad Stadium. “Everyone was saying ‘Barcelona is … Continue reading

WATCH Barcelona Defeat Manchester City 2-0 to Take Commanding Lead: Goals [GIF]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Manchester City have a mountain to climb in the second leg of its UEFA Champions League match after Barcelona took a commanding 2-0 win at the Etihad Stadium to damage City’s chances of making it to the quarter-finals. The turning … Continue reading

Manchester City vs Barcelona and Bayer Leverkusen vs PSG: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Welcome back UEFA Champions League. We’ve missed you. Today marks the first matches in the Round of 16 with two mouthwatering games in store featuring Manchester City against Barcelona and Bayer Leverkusen versus Paris Saint-Germain. Here’s today’s TV schedule for … Continue reading

La Liga Roundup, Gameweek 24: Messi Moves Closer to All-Time Record [VIDEO]

Posted on by Michael Barnes
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Lionel Messi broke one record and moved closer towards another as Barcelona defeated Rayo Vallecano with ease. Real Madrid won 3-0 at Getafe and Atletico Madrid beat Real Valladolid by the same score as the three title contenders remain separated … Continue reading

See Real Madrid-Barcelona and/or Man United-Man City In Person Before Tickets Sell Out

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Reminder: The registration deadline for the World Soccer Talk European Experience closes today. Just 10 days ago, we launched the World Soccer Talk European Experience where we offered you a chance to go see Chelsea-Arsenal, Real Madrid-Barcelona and Manchester United-Manchester City. The … Continue reading

5 Reasons Why Barcelona Will Overcome Manchester City in the UEFA Champions League

Posted on by Bret Towler
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Any passionate soccer fan looks forward to the knockout stages of the UEFA Champions League and undoubtedly the tie of the round (sorry Arsenal fans) is the heavyweight clash between Manchester City and Barcelona. Here I look at five reasons … Continue reading

Pep Guardiola: A Great Manager or A Manager of Great Teams?

Posted on by Miguel Manning
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Despite being the most successful manager in the history of FC Barcelona, there are those who consider the current Bayern Munich manager to be overrated. Guardiola won thirteen trophies in four years as manager of FC Barcelona, including two UEFA … Continue reading

Take the Soccer Trip Of Your Lifetime to See Chelsea-Arsenal, Real Madrid-Barcelona and Man United-Man City

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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World Soccer Talk has teamed up with Fandeavor to bring you an exclusive World Soccer Talk European Experience package so you can see several of the best teams in the world all in person during seven unforgettable days. Your trip … Continue reading

‘Pep Guardiola: Another Way of Winning’ by Guillem Balague: Book Review

Posted on by Todd Simmons
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This morning as the Staten Island ferry docked at its slip in Manhattan, it left behind it a wake of open water through the ice floe that has been building up in the harbor. It is an apt metaphor for … Continue reading

La Liga Roundup, Gameweek 21: Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid March On [VIDEO]

Posted on by Michael Barnes
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La Liga’s top three all won at the weekend to leave the Spanish title race too close to call. Barcelona and Real Madrid enjoyed home wins against Malaga and Granada respectively while Atletico Madrid put four past Rayo Vallecano. Barcelona … Continue reading

La Liga Roundup, Gameweek 20: Real Madrid Poised as Barca and Atleti Drop More Points [VIDEO]

Posted on by Michael Barnes
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Barcelona and Atletico Madrid both dropped points but Real Madrid won again to close the gap on La Liga’s top two to a point and leave all three clubs embroiled in a three horse-race for the Spanish title.  Barcelona were … Continue reading

UPDATE: Neymar Suffers Ankle Injury That Will Rule Him Out for 3-4 Weeks [GIF]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Barcelona and Brazil star Neymar suffered a serious injury in the Copa del Rey match today against Getafe, and the player will be out of action for 3-4 weeks, but should be back in time for the UEFA Champions League … Continue reading

Could Xavi Be The Next Star to Join MLS After Michael Bradley and Jermain Defoe Signings?

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Xavi is considering a move to Major League Soccer after the end of this season, according to several press reports in Europe. The Barcelona midfield star hasn’t addressed the possibility of moving to MLS, but he has said that “Being … Continue reading

La Liga Plans to Launch Annual Tournament In US And Other Countries

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Spain’s La Liga boasts two of three most marketable and recognizable club brands in world soccer. Still, with the exception of Latin America where La Liga enjoys a natural linguistic and cultural advantage, the Premier League has become a much … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid vs Barcelona On US TV and Internet: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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As if this game wasn’t big enough as it is, Lionel Messi looks set to make his return for Barcelona in a top of the table clash between first and second place in La Liga between Atletico Madrid and Barcelona. … Continue reading

Can Atlético Madrid Beat Barcelona?

Posted on by Dan Adu-Gyamfi
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Since Valencia won La Liga 10 years ago, the title has since switched between El Clásico rivals Barcelona and Real Madrid. With the league having resumed after the winter break, Atlético Madrid are tied with Barcelona with 49 points at … Continue reading

WATCH Top 50 Goals in the History of Barcelona FC [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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YouTuber HQFootball24 has compiled a video compilation that features the top 50 goals scored in the history of Barcelona FC, one of the greatest soccer teams in the world. Sit back and enjoy this 17-minute goalfest. The top 50 goals … Continue reading