Barcelona finish with defeat by Villarreal, Granada go down
Barcelona

Barcelona finish with defeat by Villarreal, Granada go down

Madrid (AFP) – Barcelona finished 13 points behind La Liga champions Real Madrid after ending their turbulent season with a whimper on Sunday by losing 2-0 at home to Villarreal. Atletico Madrid secured third place by winning 2-1 away at Real Sociedad, retaining their one-point lead over Sevilla, who won 1-0 at home to Athletic […]

Barcelona

/ 201 days ago

Barcelona finish with defeat by Villarreal, Granada go down

Madrid (AFP) – Barcelona finished 13 points behind La Liga champions Real Madrid after ending their turbulent season with a whimper on Sunday by losing 2-0 at home to Villarreal. Atletico Madrid secured third place by winning 2-1 away at Real Sociedad, retaining their one-point lead over Sevilla, who won 1-0 at home to Athletic […]
ByAFP

Granada

/ 204 days ago

Granada aim to seal La Liga survival in three-way relegation fight

Madrid (AFP) – La Liga's three-way relegation battle will be decided on Sunday as Granada, Mallorca and Cadiz all fight to avoid the drop, with just a single point between them. Granada have the advantage heading into the final day as they sit a point clear of Mallorca and Cadiz below them, meaning Aitor Karanka's rejuvenated […]
ByAFP

Barcelona

/ 445 days ago

Koeman defends direct approach after Barca held by Granada

Madrid (AFP) – Ronald Koeman  defended his direct tactics after being accused of betraying Barcelona's attacking traditions in a 1-1 draw at home to Granada on Monday. Koeman brought Gerard Pique off the bench at Camp Nou to play up front alongside Luuk de Jong, with Ronald Araujo, another central defender, also thrown into the […]
ByAFP

Barcelona

/ 445 days ago

Barca draw Granada as pressure cranks up on Koeman

Madrid (AFP) – Ronald Koeman’s position as Barcelona coach became even more fragile on Monday as Ronald Araujo’s late header was only enough to rescue a 1-1 draw at home to struggling Granada. Granada were ahead inside two minutes and while Araujo’s equaliser gave Barca a dramatic finish at Camp Nou, the whistles from the home […]
ByAFP

Barcelona

/ 445 days ago

Barca held at home by Granada as pressure cranks up

Madrid (AFP) – Ronald Koeman’s position as Barcelona coach became even more fragile on Monday as Ronald Araujo’s late header was only enough to rescue a 1-1 draw at home to struggling Granada. Granada were ahead inside two minutes and while Araujo’s equaliser gave Barca a dramatic finish at Camp Nou, the whistles from the home […]
ByAFP