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Archives: Barcelona

Barcelona vs Bayern Munich will be special and wonderful for everyone, says Luis Enrique

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Barcelona manager Luis Enrique says the Champions League semi-final that pits his side against Bayern Munich will be “special” and “wonderful for everyone.” Bayern coach Pep Guardiola will face his former club at the Camp Nou on May 6 for the first … Continue reading

La Liga continues to show its Champions League dominance

Posted on by Peter Quinn

La Liga has once again shown its dominance of the UEFA Champions League. Prior to Real Madrid’s 1-0 victory over Atletico Madrid, the Spanish league was already guaranteed of having two representatives in the Champions League semi-final for the fifth year in a … Continue reading

Luis Enrique has had the best start of a Barcelona coach after 50 games

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Luis Enrique has had the best start of a Barcelona coach in the history of the club after 50 games. Since assuming control of the Catalan club last summer, Enrique has won 42 of his 50 matches, along with five defeats … Continue reading

Thomas Vermaelen included in Barcelona squad against Paris Saint-Germain

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Barcelona manager Luis Enrique has included defender Thomas Vermaelen in his match day squad for today’s Champions League quarter-final second leg against Paris Saint-Germain. The 29-year-old defender was signed from Arsenal for a reported £15 million last summer, but was … Continue reading

Barcelona manager praises Luis Suarez meteoric adaptation to the team

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Barcelona manager Luis Enrique has marveled at the meteoric adaptation of Luis Suarez to his team this season. After initial concerns, the Uruguayan has been sensational for Barcelona both domestically and, perhaps most importantly, in Europe. Suarez played the role … Continue reading

Luis Enrique calling on Barcelona fans to spur his side past Valencia on Saturday

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Barcelona manager Luis Enrique is calling on supporters at the Camp Nou to spur his side past fourth place Valencia on Saturday. La Blaugrana hold a two-point lead over second place Real Madrid heading into this weekend’s fixtures, and could … Continue reading

Juventus reject £50 million offer from Barcelona for Paul Pogba, says report

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Juventus have rejected a £50 million offer from Barcelona for midfielder Paul Pogba, according to the Catalan daily SPORT. Although Barcelona are in the process of serving a FIFA-imposed two-window transfer ban, club officials understand they can continue to sign … Continue reading

Stoke close to third Barcelona signing in less than two years

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Moha El Ouriachi

Stoke are set to complete their third signing from Barcelona in less than two years, according to the agent of Morroccan winger Moha El Ouriachi. Potters manager Mark Hughes, the former Barcelona striker, has already snapped up Bojan Krkic and … Continue reading

Paris Saint-Germain confident of victory after previous success against Barcelona

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Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc is confident his side will be victorious later today against Barcelona, especially since his team was able to defeat the Catalan club earlier this season during the Champions League group stages. Back in September, PSG beat Barcelona … Continue reading

Manchester United, Barcelona, Chelsea and PSG to play in International Champions Cup

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Manchester United, Barcelona, Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain and others will be among the teams participating in this summer’s 2015 International Champions Cup tournament, Relevent Sports and RSE Ventures announced today. The tournament, which is in its third year, will feature several of … Continue reading

Luis Suarez says he never had a chance to win the Champions League with Liverpool

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Luis Suarez says he is happy to be at Barcelona because he never had a chance to win the Champions League with his previous clubs. The former Liverpool striker left England last summer after leading the Merseyside club to a second … Continue reading

Lionel Messi is happy after admitting to having a difficult season last year

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Barcelona forward Lionel Messi says he is happy again after admitting to having a difficult time last year. This season, Messi has been playing perhaps the best soccer of his career while leading Barcelona to the top of La Liga, the Copa … Continue reading

Spain did not win the World Cup; Catalonia did, says Eric Cantona

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Former Manchester United striker Eric Cantona has courted controversy by suggesting that Spain’s 2010 World Cup victory was a product of the influence of Barcelona players on the team. The legendary French footballer was speaking ahead of the Laureus Sports Awards, which … Continue reading

Suarez, Neymar and Messi special relationship amazes Gerard Pique

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Gerard Pique believes Barcelona’s attacking trio of Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez have a special relationship, one that the veteran player has never seen during his eleven-year club and international career. Barcelona have won 30 of their last 34 … Continue reading

Luis Suarez reveals turning down Real Madrid to sign for Barcelona

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Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has revealed he spurned the advances of Real Madrid in order to make his “dream” move to Barcelona. After completing his reported £75 million move from Liverpool, Suarez had to wait until October to make his Barcelona debut, … Continue reading

Dani Alves rejects Barcelona’s latest contract offer, summer exit looms

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at Camp Nou on August 18, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain.

Dani Alves’ agent has informed the media that he has rejected Barcelona’s latest contract offer, meaning the defender is edging closer to a summer time exit from the club. Alves is out of contract at the end of the season and has … Continue reading

Barcelona forward Pedro reveals interest from other clubs

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Barcelona forward Pedro revealed there are a number of clubs interested in signing him, but the 27-year-old will not make a decision on his future until the summer. Pedro started up front alongside Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez during Barcelona’s … Continue reading