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La Liga Preview: Espanyol - Barcelona

Posted Saturday, April 17, 2010 by Goal.com206 hits

Having come through the Clasico unscathed, Barca face their next great test against their city rivals... Kick Off: Saturday, April 17, 2010. 20:00 CETEstadio Cornella-El Prat, Barcelona Disrupters Espanyol suffered more disappointment on the road on Wednesday night, when they were defeated 3-1 by Racing Santander, and now must swiftly brush themselves down before Saturday’s mammoth clas...Full Story »

Lionel Messi sure Cesc Fábregas will leave Arsenal for Barcelona

Posted Wednesday, April 14, 2010 by theguardian.com343 hits

Lionel Messi celebrates scoring his first goal in Barcelona's 4-1 win against Arsenal at Camp Nou. Lionel Messi has stated his belief that Cesc Fábregas will eventually leave Arsenal and return to Barcelona. Messi and Fábregas grew up together at Barça's much renowned La Masía academy, prior to the Spain midfielder joining Arsène Wenger's team in September 2003. "Cesc...Full Story »

Barcelona’s Iniesta out for a month

Posted Tuesday, April 13, 2010 by YAHOO Sport87 hits

BARCELONA, Spain (AP)—Barcelona will be without key midfielder Andres Iniesta for its Champions League semifinal matches against Inter Milan. The club said Tuesday that Iniesta injured a muscle in his right leg during training and will be out for up to a month. A similar injury forced him to miss the first leg of the Champions League quarterfinal against Arsenal. He returned as a late su...Full Story »

La Liga: Ronaldo booed after Barcelona loss

Posted Monday, April 12, 2010 by theguardian.com1362 hits

'Lionel Messi makes fool of Cristiano Ronaldo' – Spain press verdict Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo, left, was eclipsed by Lionel Messi of Barcelona, right, at the Bernabéu. Lionel Messi's upstaging of Cristiano Ronaldo was the central talking point in the Spanish media after Barcelona's 2-0 win over Real Madrid at the Bernabéu last night. "Leo makes a fool of Cristiano in t...Full Story »

La Liga Preview: Real Madrid - Barcelona

Posted Friday, April 09, 2010 by Goal.com219 hits

The eyes of the footballing world will be locked on the Santiago Bernabeu come Saturday night as two of the game’s greatest titans, los Merengues and la Blaugrana, do battle... Kick Off: Saturday, April 10, 2010. 22:00 CETSantiago Bernabeu, Madrid Respectful But Confident Locked together at the summit of La Primera Division on 77 points, having spilled only 13 points apiece this season,...Full Story »

Barcelona 4-1 Arsenal

Posted Wednesday, April 07, 2010 by theguardian.com761 hits

Lionel Messi blows Arsenal away with four goals for Barcelona Barcelona's Lionel Messi chips the Arsenal goalkeeper Manuel Almunia to complete a magnificent first-half hat-trick. Lionel Messi ruined the contest unforgettably. Arsène Wenger was reduced to awe more than misery, particularly by the fourth and last of his goals. "He made the impossible possible," said the Arsenal manager. "H...Full Story »

Barcelona Coach Pep Guardiola Expecting A Top-Notch Performance Against Arsenal

Posted Tuesday, April 06, 2010 by Goal.com467 hits

Guardiola says his team are confident that they can reach the semi-finals of the Champions League... Pep Guardiola believes that Arsenal will offer a real challenge to his team but has faith in his squad and thinks the Blaugrana have what it takes to reach the last four. When asked whether the introduction of Theo Walcott changed the tide of the game for Arsenal, Guardiola was quick to respo...Full Story »

Arsenal's Alexandre Song Out Of Champions League Second Leg Quarter-Final Against Barcelona

Posted Tuesday, April 06, 2010 by Goal.com37 hits

Another injury blow ahead of trip to Nou Camp... Arsenal's injury crisis has worsened ahead of the club's crucial Champions League quarter-final second leg clash with Barcelona after Alex Song was ruled out of contention with a groin strain. Arsenal have named the 18-man squad to face the European Champions on Tuesday through their official website and the 22-year-old's name was a notable om...Full Story »

Arsenal 2-2 Barcelona

Posted Thursday, April 01, 2010 by theguardian.com623 hits

Cesc Fábregas penalty gives Arsenal hope to take to Barcelona Barcelona's Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who scored twice, celebrates with Daniel Alves. The glory lay in the defiance, although the outcome of the tie scarcely looks promising for Arsenal when the return at Camp Nou next Tuesday is borne in mind. That future, all the same, was too distant to interest supporters, who rightly preferred ...Full Story »

Arsenal challenged to make history against Barcelona

Posted Wednesday, March 31, 2010 by theguardian.com63 hits

Arsène Wenger will give Cesc Fábregas until the very last moment to prove his fitness for the Champions League quarter-final with Barcelona. Arsène Wenger has challenged his Arsenal team to "make history" in the Champions League quarter-final against Barcelona tonight and prove to the club's critics that they can beat the biggest opposition when it matters most. The Arsenal man...Full Story »

Arsenal confident Cesc Fábregas will be fit to face Barcelona

Posted Tuesday, March 30, 2010 by theguardian.com72 hits

Cesc Fábregas has drawn praise from his manager Arsène Wenger for his physical power and finishing ability. Arsenal are confident Cesc Fábregas will be available to confront his former club, Barcelona, in the Champions League quarter-final on Wednesday after a scan revealed the Spain international had not suffered any serious damage to his right leg. Fábregas was kicked ju...Full Story »

Barcelona Star Lionel Messi & Inter Boss Jose Mourinho Top Football Rich List

Posted Wednesday, March 24, 2010 by Goal.com1042 hits

Barcelona star Lionel Messi has overtaken David Beckham as the highest earner in world football. The 22-year-old Argentine forward, who scored a second successive La Liga hat-trick in Barcelona’s 4-2 win over Real Zaragoza on Sunday, has ended Beckham's two-year reign as the world's best-paid footballer, according to France Football. Messi pockets an estimated £29.6 million annuall...Full Story »

Arsenal draw Barcelona in Champions League quarter-finals

Posted Saturday, March 20, 2010 by theguardian.com416 hits

Barcelona's Lionel Messi is set to face Arsenal in the Champions League quarter-finals. Arsène Wenger thinks Arsenal still have a 50-50 chance of reaching the Champions League semi-finals despite being drawn against the team no one wanted – Barcelona – in the quarters. Barcelona are the holders, the bookmakers' favourites at 7-3, and play the decisive leg at home. "I believe ...Full Story »

Henry’s return boosts Barcelona’s league bid

Posted Thursday, March 18, 2010 by AP62 hits

BARCELONA, Spain (AP)—Thierry Henry’s timely return to form is helping Barcelona into the home stretch of its Spanish league duel with bitter rival Real Madrid. Madrid and Barcelona share 65 points atop the league standings, with Madrid ahead only on goal difference after 26 games. Although Lionel Messi’s goals have carried Barcelona recently, Henry started Wednesday’s ...Full Story »

Lionel Messi steers Barcelona to crushing win over Stuttgart

Posted Thursday, March 18, 2010 by theguardian.com466 hits

Lionel Messi was in imperious form for Barcelona, scoring twice and setting up another. After beginning the evening with their hopes of progression in the balance, Barcelona returned to their thrilling best at Camp Nou and can now be considered favourites to retain the European Cup. Much of this optimism can be hung on the form of Lionel Messi, the little forward who with two goals of alarm...Full Story »

Messi scores twice as Barcelona advances

Posted Thursday, March 18, 2010 by YAHOO Sport26 hits

BARCELONA, Spain (AP)—Lionel Messi scored twice to lead defending champion Barcelona over Stuttgart 4-0 Wednesday night and into the European Champions League quarterfinals. Pedro Rodriguez and Bojan Krkic also got goals for Barcelona, which won the home-and-home, total-goals series on 5-1 aggregate. Bordeaux beat Olympiakos 2-1 for a 3-1 aggregate win, reaching the quarterfinals for the...Full Story »

Barcelona beats Stuttgart 4-0 to reach quarters

Posted Thursday, March 18, 2010 by YAHOO Sport55 hits

BARCELONA, Spain (AP)—Lionel Messi scored twice Wednesday to lead defending champion Barcelona to a 4-0 victory over Stuttgart and into the Champions League quarterfinals. Barcelona won 5-1 on aggregate to ensure Spain has one team in the last eight, with Real Madrid and Sevilla having been knocked out. Messi put the defending Spanish champions ahead in the 13th minute at the Camp Nou wi...Full Story »

Spanish Inquisition: Barcelona Must Rekindle Their Spark To Beat Valencia & VfB Stuttgart

Posted Friday, March 12, 2010 by Goal.com63 hits

Last weekend when Barcelona stammered to earn a hard-fought 2-2 draw at Almeria and surrendered pole position to Real Madrid in La Liga – just don’t repeat that to Dani Alves – there was a sense of uneasiness around the Camp Nou circles as more and more admissions and revelations were made. The players have had little choice but to come out and admit that they are not playing ...Full Story »

Barcelona Presidential Candidate Jaume Guixa Requests The Resignation Of Joan Laporta

Posted Saturday, March 06, 2010 by YAHOO Sport77 hits

In reference to Joan Laporta's very public political comments since his time as Barcelona president, Blaugrana presidential hopeful Jaume Guixa has accused the current supremo of using his position to politicise the Catalunyan club. Guixa has also implored Laporta to stop his campaign to make Barcelona the ensign for Catalunyan autonomy and resign from his position of leadership. In comments ...Full Story »

Flamengo Striker Adriano Could Join Roma, Real Madrid Or Barcelona - Agent

Posted Thursday, March 04, 2010 by YAHOO Sport47 hits

Adriano will be spoilt for choice when deciding which club to choose as he ponders interest from Roma, Real Madrid and Barcelona, according to his agent Gilmar Rinaldi. Brazil international Adriano has revived his career at Flamengo after joining them from Inter last year and he revealed playing for Roma at some point was his ambition. "Adriano can return to Europe in a team that has Brazilian...Full Story »

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